Sunday, November 07, 2010

FOLK to present program on Great Lakes area mining Nov. 10

HOUGHTON -- Friends of the Land of Keweenaw (FOLK) will hold their General Membership Meeting and a program on "The State of Mining around the Great Lakes Area" from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 10, at Portage Lake District Library on the Houghton Waterfront. The meeting will be short and will include a vote on the by-laws.

Guest speakers for the program will be Teresa Bertossi and Gabriel Caplett, from the Marquette area. They are the editors of the new magazine, Headwaters. The first issue was titled "Mining, Land and Water, Where do we go from here?"

The meeting and program are free and open to the public. For more information on FOLK, visit their Web site. To read the first issue of Headwaters, click here.

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