SURF'S UP! On Lake Superior
Surfers were not fazed by the near-whiteout conditions on Lake Superior Tuesday.
Lawmakers propose blocking $100 million Upper Peninsula electric hikes
Associated Press - MARQUETTE ? Three congressional lawmakers from Michigan have introduced legislation that could block a proposed $100 million electric rate hike in the Upper Peninsula. The bipartisan bill put forward this week would require the Federal Energy Regulatory Committee to disapprove a decision by another regulator if a review finds that it causes "unjust and unreasonable rate ...
Domino's delivers to Kenya; Swahili Chicken, anyone?
Depending on your view of KFC, the birth scream of a modern society or a sign of the apocalypse occurred in 2011 when Yum Brands Inc. put the first U.S.-based fast-food chain in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. Which makes some sense, unless you're a dietitian. The International Monetary Fund forecasts Kenya's economy to expand 5.8 percent in the fiscal year through June from 5 percent last year ...
Meeting opens with strong interest from horsemen
OLDSMAR, Fla. ? Tampa Bay Downs, which has become one of the more popular betting venues in the country for horseplayers during the winter months, with full fields and competitive racing, kicks off its 2014-15 meeting Saturday with its earliest opening date in recent memory.