Local UP Favorites:
http://upaws.org – Marquette’s animal shelter.
http://www.etsy.com/ – My favorite place to find handmade goods.
http://www.shoplocal.com/ – simply type in what you want to buy, and it will find a place that sells it locally. Plus they have great local coupons.
http://shop.miupperhand.com/ – Great U.P. made stuff. I love the jewelry and art on here.
http://www.zerodegreesgallery.com/ – great local Marquette art.
http://www.goswitchback.com/ – A gear consignment shop in Marquette
http://downwindsports.com/mainSite/ – My boyfriend works here, and this store is great.
http://8tracks.com/ – Hands down, the best online music community
http://www.npr.org/ – Most news is boring, but this is my connection to the outside world while I am at work.
http://www.miningjournal.net/ – This newspaper is kind of biased, but it helps me keep up-to-date on what is going on in my community.
http://www.mlive.com/ – Michigan News