Town hall meetings have been drawing hundreds of people in Canada as residents voice concerns about plans by the Canadian government cut funding this spring for a popular passenger railway. Read more
A new program at a prison in Chippewa County is giving a second chance to some homeless dogs and a group of inmates. Read more
Michigan’s first authorized wolf hunt since the animal went on the endangered species list four decades ago began on Friday. 1,200 hunters purchased tags allowing them to take part, although just 43 wolves will be killed.
For the third year in a row residents of the Eastern Upper Peninsula are hosting a local food summit to boost relationships between consumers, producers and financiers. Read more
Parents, educators, and now emergency responders, have taken part in a conference in Chippewa County to better learn how to interact with people who are on the autism spectrum. The goal was to spread knowledge of autism and autistic behaviors, and to share information on how to effectively interact with people with autism and their families.