Community Development

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Feature Story A production of "Matilda" at the Pine Performance Center. Photo: Rachel Bonacorsi

A positive impact on art and culture in the eastern U.P.


Feature Story sootheatrerenovated

Now playing: More improvements at historic Soo Theatre


Feature Story michiganicefest

Climbers descend on Munising for Michigan Ice Fest


Development News Caleb, a graduate of the Cedarville school, went on to work for Viking Boat Harbor in Cedarville.
Feature Story tinyturtlesdaycare

Another daycare opens through Childcare SPARK


Feature Story The Finnish American Heritage Center in Hancock.

Former Finlandia cultural institutions preserved


Feature Story Finlandia University is always looking to expand its educational offerings.

What's ahead for the former Finlandia campus?


Feature Story saunalakesuperiorview

A Finnish sauna with a 'Superior' view


Feature Story munisingwelcomesign

Big projects ahead in downtown Munising


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Celebrate National Rural Health Day on Nov. 16


Feature Story Recent graduates, from left to right, Theresa Higdon, Lysa Stockwell, Ashley Jarvi .

Childcare SPARK finds unique solutions to pressing issue


Feature Story Keweenaw Area Community Foundation board members and staff, sitting with PLDL director in the KCF sponsored meeting room, “Big Trailside Meeting Room.”

Fulfilling a community need on the Keweenaw


Feature Story This vacant building will be redeveloped as Marquette's cultural center.

Creating a cultural hub in Marquette


Feature Story A rendering of the redeveloped stretch of Ludington Street in downtown Escanaba.

'Longest small town downtown’ gets a facelift


Feature Story The Vault Hotel opened in Houghton in 2019.

Vault Marquette project set to begin construction


Feature Story kinrosslodgeworkers

Temporary housing created for hundreds of Soo Locks workers