Upper Peninsula in the News

Our love for the Upper Peninsula has us keeping tabs on what the world is saying about the Upper Peninsula. From below the bridge at the Detroit Free Press to the New York Times to National Geographic, there always seems to be someone with something good to say about the Upper Peninsula.

Their opinions and experiences offer praise to the U.P. and can offer us a reminder that the Upper Peninsula truly is “Someplace Special”.

This ongoing list will be updated as we come across more Upper Peninsula article in national and international media. If you know of any articles to share please post them on our Facebook Page and we will get it posted right away.

  1. Editor’s Pick: Michigan’s Spectacular Upper Peninsula Posted on Friday, Apr 12, 2013
  2. Tragedy to triumph: The amazing story of the Ishpeming Hematites Posted on Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012
  3. Upper Peninsula Michigan woman recalls being among the first female Air Force pilots Posted on Saturday, Sep 15, 2012
  4. A Mining Rush in the Upper Peninsula Posted on Thursday, May 24, 2012
  5. Northern Michigan Outdoors: Explore Copper Harbor's Bike Trails Posted on Monday, Apr 16, 2012
  6. For High School Athlete With Down Syndrome, Age Is an Issue Posted on Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012
  7. Michigan's Upper Peninsula: Destination of the week Posted on Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012
  8. Hoops team brings warm glow to Michigan Tech Posted on Thursday, Feb 23, 2012
  9. Upper Peninsula team edges Lions president's squad in pond hockey national championships Posted on Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012
  10. Winter travel options aplenty in Upper Peninsula Posted on Tuesday, Feb 7, 2012
  11. Plow Parade Posted on Monday, Jan 23, 2012
  12. Moms Save HS Cheerleading Squad Posted on Friday, Nov 18, 2011
  13. 25 Best Places to Retire Posted on Friday, Sep 16, 2011
  14. The Empire strikes back Posted on Thursday, Aug 11, 2011
  15. Head way up north to Marquette Posted on Saturday, Jul 23, 2011
  16. Into the wild on Lake Superior Posted on Saturday, Jul 23, 2011
  17. 9,000-year-old tool discovered in the U.P. Posted on Wednesday, Jun 22, 2011
  18. Upper Peninsula offers lots of nature, history Posted on Saturday, Jun 18, 2011
  19. Michigan's Upper Peninsula struggles to survive Posted on Friday, May 27, 2011
  20. The Wonderful Wilderness of Michigan's Upper Peninsula Posted on Tuesday, Apr 19, 2011
  21. Surfing Lake Superior in a Blizzard Posted on Wednesday, Mar 23, 2011
  22. Where to Go This Weekend: The U.P.! Posted on Monday, Feb 14, 2011
  23. U.P. town wins $40,000 prize in Reader's Digest contest Posted on Wednesday, Feb 9, 2011
  24. Too cold for recess? School policies vary as much as temps Posted on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2011
  25. Yoopers, rejoice! Marty's scores a Lambeau gig Posted on Sunday, Dec 5, 2010
  26. The Best Small Cities To Raise A Family Posted on Monday, Oct 25, 2010
  27. American Snowmobiler ranks Western U.P. #1 place for snowmobiling Posted on Friday, Sep 17, 2010
  28. Moving on UP: Steven Wiig Posted on Sunday, Sep 5, 2010
  29. Marquette, Mich., a Superior destination Posted on Sunday, Jun 27, 2010
  30. Michigan soldier slain at Pearl Harbor to be buried Posted on Friday, Jun 11, 2010
  31. Michigan's Upper Peninsula land of unlimited possibilities Posted on Saturday, May 15, 2010
  32. LONG WEEKEND: Up In Michigan Posted on Wednesday, May 12, 2010
  33. West Michigan Whitecaps serve new Cudighi Yooper Burger Posted on Tuesday, Mar 23, 2010
  34. Making Tracks Posted on Thursday, Jan 28, 2010
  35. NY Times features Bart Stupak Posted on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010
  36. Nursing Moses: Moms step in after infant's mother dies Posted on Tuesday, Dec 1, 2009
  37. Michigan's Upper Peninsula will make a believer out of any jaded traveler Posted on Friday, Aug 28, 2009
  38. Northern Michigan University teams with Motorola for campus-wide WiMAX Posted on Saturday, Aug 22, 2009