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    WNMU Documentaries

    Midnight Mushers

    Behind the scenes at the first U.P. 200 Sled Dog Race in Marquette, Michigan, Feb. 1990.

    Midnight Mushers

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Barnes-Hecker: Memories of a Misfortune

    WNMU Documentaries

    Barnes-Hecker: Memories of a Misfortune

    The story of Marquette County's 1926 mine disaster told by historians and descendants.

    Barnes-Hecker: Memories of a Misfortune

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries The U.P. Recalls the War

    WNMU Documentaries

    The U.P. Recalls the War

    People of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan recall World War II.

    The U.P. Recalls the War

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries From Mali to Michigan: A Musical Bridge

    WNMU Documentaries

    From Mali to Michigan: A Musical Bridge

    African pop diva Naïny Diabaté visited the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in 2005.

    From Mali to Michigan: A Musical Bridge

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Copper, Iron & Gold: Upper Michigan’s Legacy

    WNMU Documentaries

    Copper, Iron & Gold: Upper Michigan’s Legacy

    Discover the story of early mining towns in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. (2005)

    Copper, Iron & Gold: Upper Michigan’s Legacy

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Michigan’s Gray Wolf: Ghost of the Big Timber

    WNMU Documentaries

    Michigan’s Gray Wolf: Ghost of the Big Timber

    NMU's 2004 documentary tells story of wolf recovery in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

    Michigan’s Gray Wolf: Ghost of the Big Timber

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Lumberjack Life: U.P. Days of Yore

    WNMU Documentaries

    Lumberjack Life: U.P. Days of Yore

    Meet early-day U.P. lumberjacks and the people who followed, living the “lumberjack life.”

    Lumberjack Life: U.P. Days of Yore

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries One Room, Many Stories: Schoolhouse Memories

    WNMU Documentaries

    One Room, Many Stories: Schoolhouse Memories

    Stories of teaching and learning in one-room schoolhouses in the Upper Peninsula. (2002)

    One Room, Many Stories: Schoolhouse Memories

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Lighthouse Legacy

    WNMU Documentaries

    Lighthouse Legacy

    The story of Stannard Rock Lighthouse, and how its two-ton lens was rediscovered.

    Lighthouse Legacy

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries A Superior Celebration ...of Structure & Sound

    WNMU Documentaries

    A Superior Celebration ...of Structure & Sound

    Three Upper Michigan community choirs perform Handel's "Messiah" Oratorio.

    A Superior Celebration ...of Structure & Sound

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries Superior Destiny

    WNMU Documentaries

    Superior Destiny

    A USCG buoy tender ran aground in Lake Superior and was sunk as part of a diving preserve.

    Superior Destiny

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries When the Horses Leave: Metamorphosis at Mackinac

    WNMU Documentaries

    When the Horses Leave: Metamorphosis at Mackinac

    Winter on Mackinac Island brings dramatic changes to the lives of its residents.

    When the Horses Leave: Metamorphosis at Mackinac

    Video thumbnail: WNMU Documentaries The Osborn Incident

    WNMU Documentaries

    The Osborn Incident

    Divers discover a 100-year-old wreck in Lake Superior.

    The Osborn Incident