The North-Central Region of the Astronomical League is made up of member societies the six states commonly thought of as the Upper Midwest of the USA, plus the Upper Penninsula of the state of Michigan. The NCRAL has its own officers, budget and annual convention to bring activites and information from the national body closer to home.

NEW! Our Region Newsletter, also named Northern Lights, has been resurrected and is better than ever! The Spring 2017 issue is now available to read on our Newsletter Archive tab — please enjoy, and feel free to pass it on to your friends.