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WUPM is now Mix 106.9! So what’s changed?
We’re still the same great station, now better than ever! We have more music than ever before and, of course, we’re live and local! With an ever larger focus on our community, we’re sure you’ll like the all new Mix 106.9!
BESSEMER – In Gogebic County Court yesterday A man from New London, Wis., has pleaded guilty to a pair of felonies for his role in a home invasion in Marenisco Township last December. 48 year old Todd Matthew Norton, pleaded guilty to first-degree home invasion and assault with intent to do great bodily harm for […]
BESSEMER – Travel through Bessemer gets more tricky starting today. Per the Gogebic County Road Commission, in conjunction with the Michigan Department Of Transportation, US Highway 2 through the city of Bessemer will be reduced to two lanes due to the poor condition of the road surface starting tomorrow morning 3/20/2019. This traffic shift will […]
HURLEY – The Hurley Education Foundation has received a donation of $100,000 to help cover a portion of the approximately $1.2 million cost for the Northwoods Manufacturing expansion project at the Hurley at the K-12 School. District Administrator Chris Patritto says the money came from a donation from Mike Fauerbach’s life insurance policy. Fauerbach, died […]
ONTONAGON – The Ontonagon County Board of Commissioners joined other counties around the Upper Peninsula in supporting Michigan mining. The action comes in a resolution supporting state House Bill 4227 to create a committee on Michigan’s mining future to ensure a comprehensive plan focused on ferrous, non-ferrous and aggregate mining industry needs. The proposed committee […]
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers wants to boost Wisconsin’s unemployment benefits and eliminate some requirements to qualify for them. The changes included in Evers’ budget proposal would raise the maximum rate for unemployment benefits from $370 to $406 a week. The governor wants to eliminate, among other requirements, the state’s one-week waiting period […]
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Department of Tourism’s new leader says she wants to launch a new marketing campaign to draw visitors to Wisconsin by plane. Tourism Secretary Sara Meaney said in an interview Monday that she wants to use part of the additional $5 million Gov. Tony Evers would give the agency in […]
Republican lawmakers introduce a bill that would allow some first-time drunken drivers to ask judges to erase their record
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican lawmakers are introducing a bill that would allow some first-time drunken drivers to ask judges to erase their record. Sen. Andre Jacque and Rep. Jeremy Thiesfeldt’s proposal would allow first-timers to petition for expungement if they didn’t cause an injury and their blood alcohol content was less than 0.15 percent. […]