Upper Peninsula

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Tourism in the Upper Peninsula is expected to be very good this spring and summer.

Upper Peninsula COVID-19 rates look to be declining

Jan 5, 2021
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The medical director for four Upper Peninsula health departments says the region is doing well keeping COVID-19 rates down.

Air Force investigates fatal crash in Upper Peninsula

Dec 11, 2020
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An investigation into the crash of a Wisconsin Air National Guard jet in the Upper Peninsula has begun.

The F-16 from the 115th Fighter Wing in Madison was on a training flight when it crashed in the Hiawatha National Forest Tuesday night. The pilot was killed.

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Healthcare leaders across the state are warning of a coming COVID surge but in the Upper Peninsula, those concerns are magnified by smaller hospital capacity.

Today marks 45th anniversary of Edmund Fitzgerald sinking

Nov 10, 2020
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The Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior during a storm 45 years ago today (Tues.).

The 729 foot freighter sank northwest of Whitefish Point in the Upper Peninsula.