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The Mining Journal
Police Logproperty damage accident, 400 block West Washington Street - 12:50 a.m., subje
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
property damage accident, 400 block West Washington Street - 12:50 a.m., subjects arguing, issue resolved, 600 block West Baraga Avenue - 1:10 a.m., report of a loud noise complaint, music turned down, warned, 1900 block Presque Isle Avenue -... Read more
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The Mining Journal
NMU dean’s list announced- Julie Nordberg Republic - Evan Tapio Skandia - Ethan Eckloff, Anthea Econom
NMU dean’s list announced
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
- Julie Nordberg Republic - Evan Tapio Skandia - Ethan Eckloff, Anthea Economides, Rachel Lafave, Shelby Talsma Baraga - Zachery Owens, Taylor Swanson, Christine Wilson Bark River - Eli Oswald, Elise Oswald, Courtney Sovey, Ashleigh... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! - 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A dream come trueand will be the school's third varsity boys head coach in as many years. "It's
A dream come true
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
and will be the school's third varsity boys head coach in as many years. "It's been a dream of mine since growing up in Baraga and playing basketball," Koski said of coaching. "I knew I'd like to take over a program at some point. With the last... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Unemployment rates fall across the Upper Peninsularates dropped in all 15 U.P. counties. The largest reductions were in Schoolcr
Unemployment rates fall across the Upper Peninsula
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
rates dropped in all 15 U.P. counties. The largest reductions were in Schoolcraft County, down by 3.8 percent; Baraga down by 2.9 percent; Keweenaw County down by 2.3 percent; and Gogebic and Ontonagon counties, both down by 2.2... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
North downs South in UP all star football matchpass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later
North downs South in UP all star football match
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
pass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later, Corp connected with Jonah Goodreau out of Baraga in the end zone for his first touchdown of the game. Corp connected with a wide-open Tasson for the two-point... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police LogStreet - 9:58 a.m., injured goose, 400 block North Seventh Street - 11:30 a.m
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Street - 9:58 a.m., injured goose, 400 block North Seventh Street - 11:30 a.m., Peace officer standby, 600 block West Baraga Avenue - 11:43 a.m., vehicle parked in private space, 100 block West Main Street - 11:52 a.m., suspicious male, 500... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
U.P. All Star Football Game: Heroic offensive efforts push Team North to victorypass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later
U.P. All Star Football Game: Heroic offensive efforts push Team North to victory
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
pass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later, Corp connected with Jonah Goodreau out of Baraga in the end zone for his first touchdown of the game. Corp connected with a wide-open Tasson for the two-point... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! - 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Superior comebackpass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later
Superior comeback
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
pass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later, Corp connected with Jonah Goodreau out of Baraga in the end zone for his first touchdown of the game. Corp connected with a wide-open Tasson for the two-point... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Superior comebackpass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later
Superior comeback
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
pass to Marquette's Patrick Burmeister to the South's red zone. Two plays later, Corp connected with Jonah Goodreau out of Baraga in the end zone for his first touchdown of the game. Corp connected with a wide-open Tasson for the two-point... Read more
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examiner.com
Washed out roads, tornadoes, and record heatSome of these storms were severe, and penny-sized hail fell at Germfask in Scho
Washed out roads, tornadoes, and record heat
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Some of these storms were severe, and penny-sized hail fell at Germfask in Schoolcraft County and Covington in Baraga County during the late afternoon. Another round of locally severe thunderstorms ripped across Upper Michigan overnight... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Arthur Edward GerardJohn Martignon officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the servic
Arthur Edward Gerard
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
John Martignon officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Baraga Cemetery. The Jacobson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Friends may sign Arthur's guest book or send... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Local briefingMARQUETTE - Marquette city officials recommend reduced speeds for motorists tra
Local briefing
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
MARQUETTE - Marquette city officials recommend reduced speeds for motorists traveling on Baraga Avenue as the construction of UP Health System-Marquette's new hospital is underway. A section of the roadway near the development at 850 W. Baraga Ave.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Arthur Edward GerardHe was born October 2, 1928, in Baraga, the son of Frank and Stella (Magnant) G
Arthur Edward Gerard
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
He was born October 2, 1928, in Baraga, the son of Frank and Stella (Magnant) Gerard. Arthur graduated from Baraga High School in 1946. He married the former Lola Drolson, on April 12, 1958, in Hancock. Arthur drove logging truck for Consolidated... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
BHK offers free summer meals to children at schoolsthey don't have to stay for, or participate in, the enrichment activities." Th
BHK offers free summer meals to children at schools
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
they don't have to stay for, or participate in, the enrichment activities." This summer, meals will be served at L'Anse, Baraga, South Range, Hancock, Dollar Bay, Lake Linden, CLK and Horizons schools, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.,... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Raye Marie Hollyin Houghton and they made their home in Mass City for many years. During this
Raye Marie Holly
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
in Houghton and they made their home in Mass City for many years. During this time, Raye was employed as a cook at the Baraga Casino and then with the Best Western Hotel in Baraga. She retired in 2010 due to ill health and resided in Hancock... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Mariucci leads Beacon House campaignThe new hospital being built along West Baraga Avenue is expected to be complet
Mariucci leads Beacon House campaign
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The new hospital being built along West Baraga Avenue is expected to be completed in the fall of 2018. The "Legacy of Love" Capital Campaign Project is now officially underway, with Mariucci and his wife, Gayle, handing over a check representing... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas GaugeMarquette (Krist) $2.45 Marquette (Ojiba Express) $2.45 Negaunee (Holiday) $
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Marquette (Krist) $2.45 Marquette (Ojiba Express) $2.45 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.45 Ishpeming (BP Country Village) $2.20 Baraga (Pines) $2.17 L'Anse (Holiday) Source: AAA and Journal survey. Prices, rounded to the nearest penny, are as of 8... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Respect paidwilling to give their lives so that we can gather here again today," said guest
Respect paid
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
willing to give their lives so that we can gather here again today," said guest speaker Rodney Loonsfoot. Loonsfoot is a Baraga High School graduate who served in both the Michigan Army National Guard and with the Marines during the early '80s... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Baraga County, KBIC honor Marth memory with fun run"In honor of the memory of Denise Marth, her life, her friendship, and her pass
Baraga County, KBIC honor Marth memory with fun run
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
"In honor of the memory of Denise Marth, her life, her friendship, and her passion, the Baraga County Community Foundation, in partnership with the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Tribal Council, holds an annual Family Fun Run, Bike, Walk and Roll for... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! - 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
CCISD superintendent offers update on CTE surveythese jobs exist." At the May meeting of the CCISD board, Stockero had said at
CCISD superintendent offers update on CTE survey
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
these jobs exist." At the May meeting of the CCISD board, Stockero had said at that time, 60 businesses from Houghton, Baraga, and Keweenaw Counties had responded to the survey. By this past Tuesday's monthly meeting the number or respondents... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Beacon House Capital Campaign rolled outThe new hospital being built along West Baraga Avenue is expected to be complet
Beacon House Capital Campaign rolled out
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The new hospital being built along West Baraga Avenue is expected to be completed in the fall of 2018. The "Legacy of Love" Capital Campaign Project is now officially underway, with Mariucci and his wife, Gayle, handing over a check representing... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Queen City Running Co. opensQueen City Running Co. recently celebrated its grand opening at 119 W. Baraga A
Queen City Running Co. opens
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Queen City Running Co. recently celebrated its grand opening at 119 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette with a ribbon-cutting. Present at the celebration were, from left: Betsy Morais, Lake Superior Community Partnership director of marketing and... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Jayne's Bridge Club - plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
‘The King’Schaaf said. "You don't get the chance to see somebody like that very often."
‘The King’
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Schaaf said. "You don't get the chance to see somebody like that very often." The King and His Court appeared in Baraga County a couple of years later. The barnstormers continued on for several more years before ailing health sidelined... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Lognear Pine Street - 7:21 a.m., skunk traps checked, city of Marquette - 8:03 a
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
near Pine Street - 7:21 a.m., skunk traps checked, city of Marquette - 8:03 a.m., probation violation, 300 block West Baraga Avenue - 8:18 a.m., vehicle driving wrong way on a one way road, vehicle located, driver warned, Peter White Drive -... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
CCISD sets its 2016-17 budget1.9424, levied on all property within the Copper Country Intermediate School Di
CCISD sets its 2016-17 budget
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
1.9424, levied on all property within the Copper Country Intermediate School District, which includes Houghton, Keweenaw, Baraga, and Ontonagon Counties. The total revenues and unappropriated fund balance estimated to be available for... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Shirley Mavis HulkonenShirley was born on June 4, 1932, to the late Charles and Helen (Victor) Kemppa
Shirley Mavis Hulkonen
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Shirley was born on June 4, 1932, to the late Charles and Helen (Victor) Kemppainen of Alston. She graduated from Baraga High School in 1950. Shirley married Edward Hulkonen on September 20, 1952, at the Laurium Apostolic Lutheran Church Parsonage.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Beartown crew deployed to New Mexico wildfireThis team of hotshots based out of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in Baraga
Beartown crew deployed to New Mexico wildfire
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
This team of hotshots based out of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in Baraga spends much of its summers stretchin' on wildfires across the country, with this one flaring up in the Manzano Mountains south of Alberquerque, New Mexico. According to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
High winds fell trees, stoke fires in regionSpurr Fire Department was on the scene at the Van Riper location; and DNR perso
High winds fell trees, stoke fires in region
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Spurr Fire Department was on the scene at the Van Riper location; and DNR personnel and Ishpeming, Gwinn, Crystal Falls and Baraga fire departments helped to contain the fire at the Peshekee Grade location. "We have called in extra resources from... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Cribbage - The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m.... Read more
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examiner.com
A shipwreck, heat, and a destroyed churcha severe thunderstorm in Pelkie in the midafternoon causing 3,000 dollars in pr
A shipwreck, heat, and a destroyed church
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
a severe thunderstorm in Pelkie in the midafternoon causing 3,000 dollars in property damage. Several trees were down in Baraga in the mid afternoon with 2,000 dollars in property damage. A tree blown down taking a power line with it in Mass City... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Cribbage - The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Logbike, turned over to cold storage, Pine Street near Fair Avenue - 8:37 p.m., t
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 days ago
bike, turned over to cold storage, Pine Street near Fair Avenue - 8:37 p.m., traffic detail, Lakeshore Boulevard near East Baraga Avenue - 8:38 p.m., elevator secured, 100 block West Washington Street - 8:40 p.m., caller concerned that fast pitch... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Commission denies request to amend zoning ordinanceBaldini said, referring to earlier discussions on rewriting the city's zoning o
Commission denies request to amend zoning ordinance
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Baldini said, referring to earlier discussions on rewriting the city's zoning ordinance. "We do have Third Street, we have Baraga (Avenue), we have downtown, and does this one model fit everything? That's a legitimate question also, which we would... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Tribe empowers itself to set speed limits on US 41Chris Swartz. The tribe determined it would be safer to lower the speed limit
Tribe empowers itself to set speed limits on US 41
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Chris Swartz. The tribe determined it would be safer to lower the speed limit on the business stretch of U.S. 41 in Baraga to 45 mph. But the Michigan Department of Transportation, which had conducted a speed study of the area, said traffic... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas Gauge(BP Third Street) $2.52 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.52 Ishpeming (Holiday) $2.49 I
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
(BP Third Street) $2.52 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.52 Ishpeming (Holiday) $2.49 Ishpeming (Elaine's) $2.22 L'Anse (Holiday) $2.12 Baraga (Pines Convenience) Source: AAA and Journal survey. Prices, rounded to the nearest penny, are as of 8 a.m. t... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Logoff lower roof of church, unable to locate, 200 block West Ridge Street - 3:41
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
off lower roof of church, unable to locate, 200 block West Ridge Street - 3:41 p.m., abandoned vehicle, 800 block West Baraga Avenue - 4:22 p.m., suspicious situation, 100 block West Spring Street - 5:52 p.m., lockout, opened, 100 block... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarholding a Type 1 summer kickoff event. This free event will be held from 6 to 8
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
holding a Type 1 summer kickoff event. This free event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the U.P. Children's Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. The event will include fun, food and access to the museum. All T1D families are welcome. Register... Read more
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examiner.com
Large hail, tornadoes, and a shipwrecksevere storms either uprooted or snapped off numerous large trees or dropped la
Large hail, tornadoes, and a shipwreck
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
severe storms either uprooted or snapped off numerous large trees or dropped large hail at selected locations in Gogebic, Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw and Marquette Counties. In Gobebic County, a 50-year old man was struck and killed by lightning... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Baraga, KBIC working on ORV complaintsBaraga Village Police Lt. Irvin Smith discussed the issue Tuesday with the Bara
Baraga, KBIC working on ORV complaints
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Baraga Village Police Lt. Irvin Smith discussed the issue Tuesday with the Baraga Village Council. He said he's been working cooperatively with tribal officers regarding complaints from residents about the noise the and high speeds of ORV motorists,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Wildlife Safari - 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Ages 3 and up. Join... Read more
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examiner.com
A shipwreck, a tremendous seiche, and a giant hailstone downpourDocks, fish houses and small boats sustained extensive damage in Marquette. Far
A shipwreck, a tremendous seiche, and a giant hailstone downpour
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
Docks, fish houses and small boats sustained extensive damage in Marquette. Farther west, the highway between L'Anse and Baraga was closed as surging water brought debris from the lake over the road. On the north shore of Lake Superior, Canadian... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Move to start new U.P. utilityEnergies provides retail electric service to about 27,500 customers in Dickinso
Move to start new U.P. utility
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Energies provides retail electric service to about 27,500 customers in Dickinson, Iron, Gogebic, Ontonagon, Houghton, Baraga, Marquette, Alger, Delta and Menominee counties, while WPS provides electricity and natural gas to about 9,000... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarHandicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430. Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241. Wildlife Safari - 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Ages 3 and up. Join... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Fatal accident victim identifiedto state police at the Calumet post. The accident occurred at about 3:30 p.m.
Fatal accident victim identified
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
to state police at the Calumet post. The accident occurred at about 3:30 p.m. when a vehicle driven by a 20-year-old Baraga man ran over Maki, police said. Maki was pronounced dead at the scene. The 20-year-old Baraga man told police a... Read more
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The Mining Journal
7 players, 2 coachesMHSAA eligibility rules, are Luke Gray of Westwood, Mike Graves of Munising, Jo
7 players, 2 coaches
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
MHSAA eligibility rules, are Luke Gray of Westwood, Mike Graves of Munising, Josh Hood of Newberry and Brendan Varline of Baraga. The boys team's head coach will be Chad Hewitt of Westwood. There are three girls on that North roster - Terese... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Game rostersHoughton; Josh Hood, Newberry; Mike Graves, Munising; Gage Kreski, St. Ignace;
Game rosters
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Houghton; Josh Hood, Newberry; Mike Graves, Munising; Gage Kreski, St. Ignace; Taylor Beaudry, Ontonagon; Brendan Varline, Baraga; Luke Gray, Westwood. Coach, Chad Hewitt, Westwood South boys Tanner Huotari and Kyle Johnson, Iron Mountain; Chris... Read more
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