Upper Peninsula


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Upper Peninsula

Abbr. UP
The northern part of Michigan between Lakes Superior and Michigan. It is separated from the Lower Peninsula by the Straits of Mackinac.

Upper Peninsula

n
(Placename) a peninsula in the northern US between Lakes Superior and Michigan, constituting the N part of the state of Michigan

Up′per Penin′sula


n.
the peninsula between lakes Superior and Michigan constituting the N part of Michigan. Also called Up′per Mich′igan.
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Noun1.Upper Peninsula - the peninsula between Lake Superior and Lake Michigan that forms the northwestern part of Michigan
Great Lakes State, Michigan, Wolverine State, MI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
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It all began back in 2007 when Connie Hahne and her husband Erich were making the 5-hour drive home from their cabin in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Connie shared her crazy idea about making warm, winter mittens with maps of Michigan's Upper Peninsula on one mitten and the Lower Peninsula on the other to represent the "Mitten State." Erich loved the idea.
Can't wait to find out what the military is going to do so I can buy an upper receiver or build one for hunting deer in the Upper Peninsula cedar swamps.
Explore the museum's large industrial interior space dedicated to housing different historic and modern snowmobiles and learn about the history of the Upper Peninsula with more than 185 displays.
Iron County is one of the Upper Peninsula's best kept secrets.
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With this acquisition, Keweenaw will own and manage over 182,500 acres in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northern Wisconsin.
Headquartered in Manistique, Michigan, mBank has 23 branch locations; 12 in the Upper Peninsula, three in the Northern Lower Peninsula, one in Oakland County, Michigan and seven in northern Wisconsin.
Headquartered in Manistique, Michigan, mBank has 17 branch locations; 13 in the Upper Peninsula, three in the Northern Lower Peninsula and one in Oakland County, Michigan.
It is 1944, and he is getting accustomed to chopping down trees on Michigan's Upper Peninsula in a prisoner-of-war camp with surprisingly comfortable lodging and good food.
Fouis, the combined enterprise operates in a six state region including major portions of Missouri and Illinois, one county each in Kansas and Oklahoma, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and the entire state of Wisconsin.

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