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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

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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

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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

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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

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WNMU Documentaries

Lighthouse Legacy

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

Lighthouse Legacy

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WNMU Documentaries

A Superior Celebration ...of Structure & Sound

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

A Superior Celebration ...of Structure & Sound

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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

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WNMU Documentaries

The Osborn Incident

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

The Osborn Incident