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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 9 hours 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 Mining Journal
Joseph E. ‘Joe’ WaisanenMilitary honors, under the direction of the Baraga American Legion Post #444 wi
Joseph E. ‘Joe’ Waisanen
The Mining Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
Military honors, under the direction of the Baraga American Legion Post #444 will be conducted at 1:30 pm. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel, L'Anse. In lieu of flowers and in honor of Joseph, memorials may be directed to... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Finding a wayand struck out 15 batters while allowing eights hits and 10 walks. For Houghto
Finding a way
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
and struck out 15 batters while allowing eights hits and 10 walks. For Houghton, Becja scored five times, while Keskimaki and Anna Gaffney each tallied three hits. Up next, Hancock hosts Jeffers on Monday; Houghton welcomes Baraga on the same... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Third-graders win CCISD Parent Committee awardFor the past 13 years, the PAC has been honoring people in the Baraga-Houghton-
Third-graders win CCISD Parent Committee award
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
For the past 13 years, the PAC has been honoring people in the Baraga-Houghton-Keweenaw county area who have made an outstanding contribution to the education and understanding of children with disabilities. Awards were presented to 15 people from... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Snyder should revisit casino issuein Marquette Township that would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the o
Snyder should revisit casino issue
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 18 hours ago
in Marquette Township that would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the original Pines station on reservation land in Baraga County. That station sells gasoline at reduced rates because it does not collect state taxes on the sales. Gas station... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC solicits comment on halfway houseKBIC Grants Office: call 353-4205, email jjokinen@kbic-nsn.gov or mail a reques
KBIC solicits comment on halfway house
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
KBIC Grants Office: call 353-4205, email jjokinen@kbic-nsn.gov or mail a request to: Grants Office, 16429 Beartown Road, Baraga, MI 49908. The proposed building will be erected with a Community Development Block Grant of up to $600,000 from the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
KBIC: Snyder rejects old airport projectBARAGA - Gov. Rick Snyder once again has refused to concur with the U.S. Interi
KBIC: Snyder rejects old airport project
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
BARAGA - Gov. Rick Snyder once again has refused to concur with the U.S. Interior Department and allow the former Marquette County Airport property into trust for the tribe to develop a Hospitality complex on the site, according to a KBIC press... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Lognear Granite Avenue - 7:01 p.m., drug law violation, 1100 block Champion Stree
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
near Granite Avenue - 7:01 p.m., drug law violation, 1100 block Champion Street - 7:22 p.m., larceny, 300 block West Baraga Avenue - 8:04 p.m., suspicious situation, 300 block Whetstone Road - 10:20 p.m., suspicious vehicle, moved along,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
UP Health System hosts forum on future use of old hospitalhospital, located along College Avenue, to gather input on what should be done
UP Health System hosts forum on future use of old hospital
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
hospital, located along College Avenue, to gather input on what should be done with the complex after a new facility along Baraga Avenue opens late 2018. "Some of the buildings will probably need to be torn down and it's probably not feasible to... 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 2 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. Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Calumet uses 7-run innings to sweep BaragaCalumet recorded a seven-run inning in each contest of its doubleheader against
Calumet uses 7-run innings to sweep Baraga
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Calumet recorded a seven-run inning in each contest of its doubleheader against the Baraga Vikings to secure 13-8 and 19-10 victories Monday in Baraga. "This was the first of the conference games, so it's nice to be 2-0 in conference play," Calumet... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. Marieyears ago. The Soo is one of the country's oldest catholic dioceses in the coun
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. Marie
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. The Soo is one of the country's oldest catholic dioceses in the country. St. Mary's Church, founded by Father Baraga sits on the historic site. Sault Ste. Marie is Michigan's oldest city. “The oldest city in the Midwest,” says... 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 3 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. Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Lakes, Vikings splitthree hits and one RBI. For the Lakes, Colombe tallied two RBIs and three hits
Lakes, Vikings split
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
three hits and one RBI. For the Lakes, Colombe tallied two RBIs and three hits; Kirsten Codere had three hits and an RBI, and Jana Hendrickson chipped in with three hits. Up next, LL-H hosts Jeffers today, while Baraga welcomes Calumet, today,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Hiawatha native plant program continuesWright Street in Marquette, is expected to be the home of the new Municipal Ser
Hiawatha native plant program continues
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Wright Street in Marquette, is expected to be the home of the new Municipal Service Center, which will be relocated from Baraga Avenue since the new UP Health System hospital will be built in that vicinity. Some things, though, will remain the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Leonard Leroy Anthoson Minnesota farms and then Detroit city streets. As a teen, his family settled
Leonard Leroy Anthos
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
on Minnesota farms and then Detroit city streets. As a teen, his family settled in Keweenaw Bay, MI. Len graduated from Baraga High School in 1960. Len enlisted in the Army in 1960, and he spent time in France and then Germany during the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Equal education opportunity for skilled trade careersNursing Assistant (CNA). These classes are available to all Copper Country scho
Equal education opportunity for skilled trade careers
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Nursing Assistant (CNA). These classes are available to all Copper Country schools. There are also CTE courses offered in Baraga County by the local schools with help from the CCISD. Those classes are construction trades, health careers,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas GaugeUSA) $2.20 Sault Ste. Marie (Marathon) $2.20 Laurium (Marathon) $2.15 Gladst
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
USA) $2.20 Sault Ste. Marie (Marathon) $2.20 Laurium (Marathon) $2.15 Gladstone (Holiday) $2.11 Ishpeming (Elaine's) $2.11 Baraga (Pines Convenience) Source: AAA and Journal survey. Prices, rounded to the nearest penny, are as of 8 a.m.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Log911 hang up, no problem found, 200 block West Spring Street - 9:01 a.m., reque
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
911 hang up, no problem found, 200 block West Spring Street - 9:01 a.m., request trespass letter served, 300 block West Baraga Avenue - 9:29 a.m., student posted video on Twitter with gun in hand, spoke with his mother, found to be an air soft... 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 6 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. Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
L’Anse sweeps rival Baragaand 16-2. "We hit the ball pretty well in both games," LHS coach Janet Rossi s
L’Anse sweeps rival Baraga
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and 16-2. "We hit the ball pretty well in both games," LHS coach Janet Rossi said. "I was pleased with our overall play." Baraga started off strongly in the opener, scoring first on a double by Megan Kinnunen and an error by the left fielder in... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Successful splitto be games later in the season where the kids will need the confidence that th
Successful split
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
to be games later in the season where the kids will need the confidence that they will come back. It's nice to be able to do it here." Up next, LL-H hosts Baraga on Saturday at 4 p.m. Calumet heads to Marquette to face Rapid River on the sam... Read more
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examiner.com
Shipwrecks, record snowfall, and a wildfirethe Upper Peninsula. A daily record snowfall of 1.7 inches occurred at Weather
Shipwrecks, record snowfall, and a wildfire
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
the Upper Peninsula. A daily record snowfall of 1.7 inches occurred at Weather Forecast Office in Marquette. In 2007, the Baraga Bump Wildfire, which started as a controlled burn on April 27, burned out of control this day fueled by a low relative... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
REA electric co-op takes nominations to its boardco-op, the REA is owned and by members and delivers electricity it purchases to
REA electric co-op takes nominations to its board
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
co-op, the REA is owned and by members and delivers electricity it purchases to nearly 5,000 accounts, in Houghton, Baraga, Keweenaw, and Ontonagon counties. Candidates must live in the district they represent and be REA members. All... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Pies for SKY raises $2,200 for local studentsits Pies for SKY event at the Houghton Fire Hall. The local nonprofit gives mo
Pies for SKY raises $2,200 for local students
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
its Pies for SKY event at the Houghton Fire Hall. The local nonprofit gives money to teachers and other professionals in Baraga, Houghton and Keweenaw counties who request money for students in need. The grants cover items ranging from winter... 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 7 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 Iron Mountain Daily News
Conditions favorable for U.P. trout openerfish measuring 15 inches or larger. George Madison, DNR fisheries manager for
Conditions favorable for U.P. trout opener
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
fish measuring 15 inches or larger. George Madison, DNR fisheries manager for the Western Lake Superior Management Unit in Baraga, said anglers who recall the trout season openers over the past three years will be pleased to see much more favorable... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC, Snyder should reopen casino discussionTownship that would would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the original
KBIC, Snyder should reopen casino discussion
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Township that would would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the original Pines station on reservation land in Baraga County. That station sells gasoline at reduced rates because it does not collect state taxes on the sales. Gas station... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Gremlins track teams succeed at Lake LindenHoughton 225, Calumet 92, Lake Linden-Hubbell 87, Hancock 49, Chassell 31, Doll
Gremlins track teams succeed at Lake Linden
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Houghton 225, Calumet 92, Lake Linden-Hubbell 87, Hancock 49, Chassell 31, Dollar Bay 19, Baraga 13 3200 relay - 1, Houghton, 8:53.34; 2, Calumet, 9:17.25; 3, Chassell, 9:24.92; 4, Dollar Bay 9:34.33; 5, Lake Linden-Hubbell, 10:05.19; 6, Baraga,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
KBIC, Snyder should revisit airport casinoin Marquette Township that would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the o
KBIC, Snyder should revisit airport casino
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
in Marquette Township that would be a kind of "Pines South," referring to the original Pines station on reservation land in Baraga County. That station sells gasoline at reduced rates because it does not collect state taxes on the sales. Gas station... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police LogSaturday - 7 p.m., three vehicles parked overnight in lot for event, 100 block
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Saturday - 7 p.m., three vehicles parked overnight in lot for event, 100 block West Baraga Avenue - 7:55 p.m., assistance given to walk-in person, at station - 7:56 p.m., garbage in roadway, U.S. 41 near Grove Street - 8:15 p.m., driving with... 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 9 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. Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
10th anniversary edition released for Tichelaar’s novel, ‘Iron Pioneers’pioneer years, the Civil War, the fire of 1868, and the growth of Marquette. Nu
10th anniversary edition released for Tichelaar’s novel, ‘Iron Pioneers’
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
pioneer years, the Civil War, the fire of 1868, and the growth of Marquette. Numerous historical people, including Bishop Baraga and Peter White, are featured in the story. The story concludes in 1897 with the celebrations surrounding the Father... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
U.P. jobless rates slightly higher in MarchDickinson County experienced a more modest increase in March, with similar resu
U.P. jobless rates slightly higher in March
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Dickinson County experienced a more modest increase in March, with similar results in Delta and Marquette counties, Baraga County's jobless rate jumped by 1.6 percent. The two counties with no increase in March were Schoolcraft, down by .1... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Patricia ‘Pat’ Ann Lorenswas born to the late Martin B. and Jane E. (Lyle) Grobar June 29, 1946 in Marqu
Patricia ‘Pat’ Ann Lorens
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
was born to the late Martin B. and Jane E. (Lyle) Grobar June 29, 1946 in Marquette, Michigan. Pat graduated from Bishop Baraga High School in 1964 and received a BS in Education and Economics from Northern Michigan University in 1969. She... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Superiorland Yesterdays470 children in grade three; Jeff Koval of Ely Township, representing 422 child
Superiorland Yesterdays
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
470 children in grade three; Jeff Koval of Ely Township, representing 422 children in grade four; Jeremy Sleeman of Bishop Baraga, representing 373 children in grade five; and Jana Turner of St. Michael's, representing grade six. Dunne said the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Local science demos at Lake Superior CelebrationInitiative (LSSI) school teams from Dollar Bay HS and Elementary Schools, Jeffe
Local science demos at Lake Superior Celebration
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Initiative (LSSI) school teams from Dollar Bay HS and Elementary Schools, Jeffers High School, CLK Elementary School, Baraga High School, Chassell High School, Houghton Middle School, EB Holman School and Washington Middle School. The Copper... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardEmployees Association Chapter 1900 will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Room B o
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Employees Association Chapter 1900 will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Room B of the Marquette Senior Center, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. NARFE Chapter 1900 includes members from the Marquette, Escanaba, Rapid River, Houghton and Hancock... 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 10 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. Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call... Read more
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examiner.com
A shipwreck, a tornado and floodingbridges swept away and residents were forced to flee their homes on April 23 an
A shipwreck, a tornado and flooding
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
bridges swept away and residents were forced to flee their homes on April 23 and April 24. Alberta had 1.28 inches of rain, Baraga had 1.44 inches, near Beechwood had 1.58 inches, Van Riper had 1.42 inches, Ishpeming had 1.30 inches, Ironwood had... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Waiting for the requestThe Baraga-based tribe has been developing plans to expand its current Ojibwa C
Waiting for the request
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
The Baraga-based tribe has been developing plans to expand its current Ojibwa Casino II in Chocolay Township, but wanted to make a last attempt at moving the facility to a more centralized, larger property on the former 80-acre airport site. Anna... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Being Preparedthemselves from three to five days. "In that case, if the disaster is local and
Being Prepared
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
themselves from three to five days. "In that case, if the disaster is local and effects Houghton, Keweenaw, Ontonagon and Baraga Counties, we could pretty much expect that after three to five days, we'd have enough services up and running, in... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Road Repair: Season of construction projects scheduled for Houghton Countybecause of an increase in traffic at the intersection. The cost for that projec
Road Repair: Season of construction projects scheduled for Houghton County
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
because of an increase in traffic at the intersection. The cost for that project is about $130,000. At the border of Baraga and Houghton counties, Weingarten said resurfacing of M-28 will take place from County Road HCL to Kitchie Road and... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarindividual with mental illness. An educational meeting will be at 7 p.m. in the
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
individual with mental illness. An educational meeting will be at 7 p.m. in the Nonprofit Commons Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. Panic Relief - panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Public forum set to discuss reuse of Marquette hospitallate May, with completion of the facility anticipated in the third quarter of 2
Public forum set to discuss reuse of Marquette hospital
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
late May, with completion of the facility anticipated in the third quarter of 2018. The new hospital will be located along Baraga Avenue where the city's Municipal Service Center is situated. The city sold the property to Duke LifePoint for $4... Read more
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examiner.com
A shipwreck, a tornado and record heatday, the temperature fell to 21 degrees for a low temperature in Marquette. In
A shipwreck, a tornado and record heat
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
day, the temperature fell to 21 degrees for a low temperature in Marquette. In the Upper Peninsula on April 22, Alberta, Baraga and Iron Mountain had high temperatures of 94 degrees and Big Bay, Champion, Crystal Falls and Stambaugh topped out at... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Court upholds Fish convictions; rules case can be remandedSupreme Court ruling also found that Fish had established a threshold for "plai
Court upholds Fish convictions; rules case can be remanded
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Supreme Court ruling also found that Fish had established a threshold for "plain error" sufficient to send the case back to Baraga County. In sentencing, Fish was scored 15 points on Offense Variable 1 for pointing a gun belonging to one of the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police LogLincoln Avenue - 6:09 a.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South - 7:08 a.m., mailbo
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Lincoln Avenue - 6:09 a.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South - 7:08 a.m., mailbox blocked, vehicle cited, 300 block West Baraga Avenue - 7:51 a.m., alarm, all OK, 700 block West Washington Street - 9:41 a.m., skunks, 900 block Grant Street -... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Search for L’Anse man suspendedTownship - along with personnel from the department's aviation unit in Lansing,
Search for L’Anse man suspended
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Township - along with personnel from the department's aviation unit in Lansing, the Marquette County Search & Rescue and Baraga County Search & Rescue - conducted an extensive search from both the air and ground Tuesday in the area where... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardwith mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. today in the Nonpro
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. today in the Nonprofit Commons Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave., in Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. World War II course at... Read more
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