Weird Weather Facts

  • Weird Weather Facts

    September 30th, 2004

    This talk goes over how weather affects people living in the U.P. Weather superstitions are discussed as well as the history and locations of keeping weather records in the Upper Peninsula.


Central U.P. and NMU Archives

In the late 1990s, Peter Frecchio, an announcer for WMIQ-AM radio in Iron Mountain, Michigan, contacted Russell Magnaghi. Together, they developed a weekly show on the history of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

The Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives manages on-campus office records and houses historical manuscript collections pertaining to the central Upper Peninsula. Our department is utilized by the campus and local communities as well as internationally for administrative, scholarly, and genealogical research.