Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
4:55 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Artists depict Upper Peninsula mine in exhibit

Credit gincc.org

  MICHIGAMME TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A new exhibit at a Marquette County art museum showcases representations of a historic mining mill by several artists.
       WLUC-TV reports the ‘Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery’ is displaying the depictions of the Humboldt Mill. The Artists at the Mill exhibit is a collaboration between Eagle Mine and the area artists who visited in August before creating their pieces.

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Arts & Culture
9:22 am
Thu October 23, 2014

State Christmas tree comes from the UP, again

LANSING, MI (AP)--   A 63-foot blue spruce from Dickinson County has been chosen as this year's state Christmas tree. 

Michigan officials announced the selection Wednesday of the state's 29th Christmas tree. The spruce will be delivered to the state Capitol on November 1 from Kingsford.

The tree will be strung with an additional 4,000 lights this year to mark the 30th Silver Bells in the City holiday celebration. Officials say Capitol Avenue will be lit with an estimated 8,000 to 9,000 lights total.

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