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See the U.P.'s unique side

Get off the highway and things get a little off center in the U.P.

7:22 PM, Jun. 21, 2013
The best view of the Marquette Harbor Lighthouse is from the catwalk.
The best view of the Marquette Harbor Lighthouse is from the catwalk.
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Stick to U.S. 41 while driving into the U.P.'s largest city - Marquette, Mich., population 21,500 - and you'll find little reason to explore because a swarm of chain restaurants and discount stores do nothing to distinguish this place from others in the U.S.

But veer downtown, toward the Lake Superior waterfront, and the energy changes. It's more than the bingo supply store or the skate-sharpening shop.

Here lives a mix of quirkiness, eco-awareness, earthy sophistication and many little surprises, such as a big ball of aluminum foil, lights attached, descends at midnight on New Year's Eve. ...

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