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The Mining Journal
Blueberry fields foreverwith Main Street between Third and Front streets will be closed to through traf
Blueberry fields forever
The Mining Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
with Main Street between Third and Front streets will be closed to through traffic during that time, with a detour set on Baraga Avenue and Third Street. For more information on the festival, visit downtownmarquette.org/blueberry-festival. Ryan... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Houghton buys more recycling binsmaterials can be placed in any container, such as a paper bag or garbage can, a
Houghton buys more recycling bins
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
materials can be placed in any container, such as a paper bag or garbage can, as long as it is clearly marked recycling instead of trash. Three streets have been moved from Tuesday pickup to Thursday pickup - Jacker, Baraga and Calverley a... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Judith BoydChuck Hurley, all of Ishpeming; brothers and sister-in-law, Ken and Leona Ryyna
Judith Boyd
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Chuck Hurley, all of Ishpeming; brothers and sister-in-law, Ken and Leona Ryynanen of Houghton, Phil and Carole Ryynanen of Baraga and David Ryynanen of Duvall, Washington; grandchildren, Jacob, Katherine, Willow, Christian, Kelcie, Corbin, Kalyse;... 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 19 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
Jeanette Evelyn DesJardinsto the late John F. and Mabel F. (L'Huillier) Cooney and was a lifelong area re
Jeanette Evelyn DesJardins
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
to the late John F. and Mabel F. (L'Huillier) Cooney and was a lifelong area resident. She was a 1939 graduate of Bishop Baraga High School. Jeanette was formerly employed as a clerk at Sears Roebuck & Company and was also employed for... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Adeline Brunellwas a member of the Blessed Sacrament Ladies Guild, serving as treasurer and pr
Adeline Brunell
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
was a member of the Blessed Sacrament Ladies Guild, serving as treasurer and president; she served on the Bishop Baraga Committee for three years. She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church and the St. Ann's Altar Society. Adeline... Read more
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The Mining Journal
City to host public hearing on hospital roadway projectThe city will hold the hearing from 5 to 8 p.m. in commission chambers of city
City to host public hearing on hospital roadway project
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
The city will hold the hearing from 5 to 8 p.m. in commission chambers of city hall, located at 300 W. Baraga Ave. The meeting is being held in an "open house" format to allow easier participation for community members, according to city officials,... 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. Fairy Tale Challenge - 1-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Ages 5 and up... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardTownship Hall with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Dale Rogers at 906-
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Township Hall with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Dale Rogers at 906-869-6322. - 2-6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Baraga County Memorial Hospital, in L'Anse, with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Polly Manning at 524-3322. -... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Portage Health, Finlandia announce new partnershipscholarships; whereby financial awards will support three students who are seek
Portage Health, Finlandia announce new partnership
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
scholarships; whereby financial awards will support three students who are seeking health science degrees and come from Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw, or Ontonagon County. Future commitments to Finlandia from PHF as part of the "Stronger Together... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Commission to consider wine bar agreement changes, lobbying firm contractThe meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in commission chambers of city hall, loca
Commission to consider wine bar agreement changes, lobbying firm contract
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The meeting will take place at 7 p.m. in commission chambers of city hall, located at 300 W. Baraga Ave. At a total cost of roughly $1.2 million, Imelda Properties LLC is redeveloping the former Backroom Obsessions building at 215 S. Front St. into... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Power restored to five parksof Natural Resources. Power had been fully restored at F.J. McLain State Park
Power restored to five parks
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
of Natural Resources. Power had been fully restored at F.J. McLain State Park and Twin Lakes State Park in Houghton County, Baraga State Park in Baraga County, Fort Wilkins State Park in Keweenaw County and Lake Gogebic State Park in Gogebic Cou... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Marquette HAC meeting relocatedmeeting for the city of Marquette's Harbor Advisory Committee will be held at c
Marquette HAC meeting relocated
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
meeting for the city of Marquette's Harbor Advisory Committee will be held at city hall. The meeting, which is typically held in the Citizens Forum room at Lakeview Arena, will be held in room 103 at Marquette City Hall, located at 300 W. Baraga A... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Efforts to restore power continue after Thursday stormAs of Friday evening, about 500 Upper Peninsula Power Company customers in part
Efforts to restore power continue after Thursday storm
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
As of Friday evening, about 500 Upper Peninsula Power Company customers in parts of Houghton, Baraga and Ontonagon counties were still without power, which was down from about 1,000 around 12:30 p.m. Friday. Meanwhile, power has been restored to all... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Ellen P. Bakka Varneyand Masters degree from Northern Michigan University. Ellen had taught in the
Ellen P. Bakka Varney
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and Masters degree from Northern Michigan University. Ellen had taught in the public schools of West Virginia, Ohio and Baraga County, and most recently in the L'Anse Area Schools, retiring in 2004. She enjoyed community involvement and had... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Group sees resident grads as entrepreneursMarquette's Northern Initiatives administers revolving loan funds (RLFs) for th
Group sees resident grads as entrepreneurs
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Marquette's Northern Initiatives administers revolving loan funds (RLFs) for the village of Baraga and Ontonagon County businesses and helps other businesses in the U.P. and bordering Wisconsin counties to get started as well. To do business, the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Ellen P. Bakka VarneyNorthern Michigan University. Ellen had taught in the public schools of West
Ellen P. Bakka Varney
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
Northern Michigan University. Ellen had taught in the public schools of West Virginia, Ohio, and Baraga County, most recently in the L'Anse Area Schools, retiring in 2004. She enjoyed community involvement and had been... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Legends: Practice made difference for Kangas-BrodyTour by placing 19th out of 140 golfers at the qualifying tourney in Daytona Be
Legends: Practice made difference for Kangas-Brody
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Tour by placing 19th out of 140 golfers at the qualifying tourney in Daytona Beach, Fla. Sponsored by Russ Osterman of Baraga, she spent seven years on the tour, two of those on the main tour. In that time, she won four Futures events. In her... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Storm system zaps power for thousands of UPPCO customers in western U.P.1,700 customers remained without power late Thursday night over an area coverin
Storm system zaps power for thousands of UPPCO customers in western U.P.
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
1,700 customers remained without power late Thursday night over an area covering Ontonagon, Houghton, Keweenaw and Baraga counties. Even with crews working continuously, it is possible some customers may not see power restored until... Read more
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MLive.com
90 mph straight-line winds part of storm that hit Upper Peninsulaservice's radar tracking of the storm. Multiple wind gusts of more than 50 mph
90 mph straight-line winds part of storm that hit Upper Peninsula
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
service's radar tracking of the storm. Multiple wind gusts of more than 50 mph were recorded in Houghton, Gogebic and Baraga counties by the National Weather Service's Marquette office during the thunderstorms that hit Michigan on Thursday,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas Gauge(Holiday) $2.29 Ishpeming (BP Country Mart) $2.28 Marquette (Ojibwa Express)
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
(Holiday) $2.29 Ishpeming (BP Country Mart) $2.28 Marquette (Ojibwa Express) $2.28 Gladstone (Holiday) $2.21 Menominee (Admiral) $1.99 Baraga (Pines) 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
Cleanup continuesin parts of Delta, Marquette and Iron counties. "We've still got a small amoun
Cleanup continues
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
in parts of Delta, Marquette and Iron counties. "We've still got a small amount, under several dozen customers, out in Baraga County," Forsberg said, adding power is completely restored in Marquette County. "It's really the western U.P. that... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Loga.m., traffic detail, South Front Street near Genesse Street - 11:47 a.m., tra
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
a.m., traffic detail, South Front Street near Genesse Street - 11:47 a.m., traffic detail, South Seventh Street near West Baraga Avenue - 12:01 p.m., traffic detail, Pine Street near West Fair Avenue - 12:08 p.m., juvenile apprehended for retail... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Power outage updateby the storm have been re-energized. Forsberg said at the worst part of the ou
Power outage update
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
by the storm have been re-energized. Forsberg said at the worst part of the outages, about 26,000 UPPCO customers in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw, Ontonagon and Marquette counties were without power. About 24,000 of that number were in Baraga,... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Statue unveiled of Anna Bissell, first female CEO in U.S.other seven statues included in the Community Legends series are Lucius Lyon, J
Statue unveiled of Anna Bissell, first female CEO in U.S.
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
other seven statues included in the Community Legends series are Lucius Lyon, Jay Van Andel, Bishop Frederic Baraga, Mayor Lyman Parks, Stanley Ketchel, Helen Claytor, and Noahqugeshik. It has since been announced that the next... Read more
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MLive.com
Campground closed, cleanup continues after storms in the U.P.access site. Pepin said it is not closed, but visitors are asked to proceed wit
Campground closed, cleanup continues after storms in the U.P.
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
access site. Pepin said it is not closed, but visitors are asked to proceed with caution. Currently, power is out at Baraga, Fort Wilkins, Lake Gogebic and Porcupine Mountains Wilderness state parks. It has been restored at F.J. McLain State... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Ill wind blows through UPEmily Lake State Forest Campground where falling trees damaged at least two cam
Ill wind blows through UP
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Emily Lake State Forest Campground where falling trees damaged at least two campers. Power was out at F.J. McLain, Baraga, Fort Wilkins, Twin Lakes and Porcupine Mountains Wilderness state parks. No injuries were reported from any of the... Read more
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MLive.com
Court orders Michigan game rancher to destroy exotic boarsas invasive species was "neither arbitrary nor capricious." A case involving s
Court orders Michigan game rancher to destroy exotic boars
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
as invasive species was "neither arbitrary nor capricious." A case involving swine breeder Roger Turunen, is pending in Baraga County. Johnson is prohibited from owning prohibited swine in the future. Golder said the DNR considers the ruling to... Read more
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MLive.com
Storm in U.P. fells 'countless' trees, two state campgrounds temporarily closedand Twin Lakes State Park, both in Houghton County, are closed. Electricity di
Storm in U.P. fells 'countless' trees, two state campgrounds temporarily closed
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
and Twin Lakes State Park, both in Houghton County, are closed. Electricity disruptions also were reported at F.J. McLain, Baraga, Fort Wilkins, Twin Lakes and Porcupine Mountains Wilderness state parks, state officials said. At Emily Lake State... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Senior eventsCREEK: Senior Dining, noon, Community Building, call 228-6522 before 9 a.m. MA
Senior events
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
CREEK: Senior Dining, noon, Community Building, call 228-6522 before 9 a.m. MARQUETTE: Paula's Fitness, 9 a.m., Baraga Gym at Senior Center Wii Bowling, 10:30 a.m., lobby of Lakeview Arena Senior Fitness, 10:30 a.m., Citizens Forum... 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 Mining Journal
Police Logcones up and will monitor. Wright Street near Sugar Loaf Avenue - 5:32 p.m., t
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
cones up and will monitor. Wright Street near Sugar Loaf Avenue - 5:32 p.m., traffic detail, Lakeshore Boulevard near East Baraga Avenue - 6:15 p.m., child custody exchange, at station - 8:17 p.m., permission to park, will remove Sunday, 3000... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Storms leave wind damage, power outagesThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources reported power outages at F.J. McL
Storms leave wind damage, power outages
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reported power outages at F.J. McLain, Baraga, Fort Wilkins, Twin Lakes and Porcupine Mountains Wilderness state parks as of about 9:30 a.m. "We have extensive storm damage reported from Emily Lake State... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Statue of Anna Bissell dedicated along Grand Riverfunded statues of Lucius Lyon, Chief Noahquageshik (otherwise known as Noonday)
Statue of Anna Bissell dedicated along Grand River
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
funded statues of Lucius Lyon, Chief Noahquageshik (otherwise known as Noonday), Jay Van Andel, the Most Rev. Frederick Baraga, Mayor and Rev. Lyman Parks and boxer Stanley Ketchel. For more information about the project, click here. (© 2016... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Power outages across WisconsinOutagamie Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued July 21 at 4:32AM CDT expiring July
Power outages across Wisconsin
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
Outagamie Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued July 21 at 4:32AM CDT expiring July 21 at 11:00AM CDT in effect for: Alger, Baraga, Delta, Dickinson, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw, Luce, Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon, Schoolcraft Severe... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Boys who went missing in mine will not be chargedOutagamie Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued July 21 at 4:32AM CDT expiring July
Boys who went missing in mine will not be charged
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
Outagamie Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued July 21 at 4:32AM CDT expiring July 21 at 11:00AM CDT in effect for: Alger, Baraga, Delta, Dickinson, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw, Luce, Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon, Schoolcraft Severe... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
WUPPDR director: Ontonagon plays role in region plansEstablished in 1968, WUPPDR covers six counties: Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Iro
WUPPDR director: Ontonagon plays role in region plans
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Established in 1968, WUPPDR covers six counties: Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw and Ontonagon. All six county governments are members, along with two townships, village of Ontonagon and the cities of Houghton and Hancock. "We focus on the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
L’Anse judge upholds Fish’s armed-robbery sentenceat the scene to be contacted for purposes of obtaining money, and thus his vict
L’Anse judge upholds Fish’s armed-robbery sentence
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
at the scene to be contacted for purposes of obtaining money, and thus his victimization extended beyond the confines of Baraga County," he said. The state Court of Appeals upheld Fish's sentence earlier this year after Fish's appeal, but ruled... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendaran individual with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. in the
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 days ago
an individual with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. in the Nonprofit Commons Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. Chess - is played at 7 p.m. at the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Logblock Second Street - 12:31 p.m., two males arguing in the parking lot, warran
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 9 days ago
block Second Street - 12:31 p.m., two males arguing in the parking lot, warrant arrest of one subject, 1000 block West Baraga Avenue - 12:59 p.m., long board stolen. 500 block West College Avenue - 1:10 p.m., vehicle blocking driveway, 200... 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. Cribbage - The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC water walk remembers Sprucepavilion. Beforehand, Grandmother Moon ceremonies are scheduled for 8:30 p.m.
KBIC water walk remembers Spruce
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
pavilion. Beforehand, Grandmother Moon ceremonies are scheduled for 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Sand Point Lighthouse in Baraga, near the powwow grounds. "Wear your skirts and bring your tobacco," the event poster says. "Cloth will be... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Login trap. Animal Control Officer dispatched. 1200 block North McClellan Avenue
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
in trap. Animal Control Officer dispatched. 1200 block North McClellan Avenue - 9:09 a.m., half-hour traffic detail, Baraga Avenue near Seventh Street - 9:21 a.m., half-hour traffic detail, Lincoln Avenue near West Ridge Street - 9:41 a.m.,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardwith mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Non
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Nonprofit Commons Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. 'A Matter of Balance'... Read more
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The Mining Journal
KBIC voters to decide on renovationsHoughton Daily Mining Gazette BARAGA - Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters wi
KBIC voters to decide on renovations
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Houghton Daily Mining Gazette BARAGA - Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters will decide if proposed $40 million renovations and expansions of the tribe's casinos in Baraga and Marquette should move forward. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters will... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police LogAnderson Street - 8:20 a.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South - 8:58 a.m., traff
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Anderson Street - 8:20 a.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South - 8:58 a.m., traffic detail, South Seventh Street near West Baraga Avenue - 9:28 a.m., lockout, opened, 500 block West Washington Street - 9:45 a.m., stray cat, taken to Upper... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas Gauge(Krist) $2.34 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.34 Ishpeming (BP Country Mart) $2.33 SSM
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
(Krist) $2.34 Negaunee (Holiday) $2.34 Ishpeming (BP Country Mart) $2.33 SSM (USA Marathon) $2.30 Hancock (BP Dave's Service) $2.06 Baraga (Pines) Source: AAA and Journal survey. Prices, rounded to the nearest penny, are as of 8 a... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
KBIC votes on second casino plana void here," said KBIC President Chris Swartz, regarding the lack of hotel spa
KBIC votes on second casino plan
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
a void here," said KBIC President Chris Swartz, regarding the lack of hotel space for large conferences and events in both Baraga and Marquette. "The bigger picture here is increasing the revenue in Marquette. That's the place to be." On the same... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Park, walkway, street work still on to-do listMichigan Association of Mayors and Bay Ambulance Board of Trustees. He is reti
Park, walkway, street work still on to-do list
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Michigan Association of Mayors and Bay Ambulance Board of Trustees. He is retired after working for the Ojibwa Casino in Baraga for more than 26 years. A Baraga High School graduate, Dompier and his wife, Judith, live in Baraga, where he's lived... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Police Logvehicle lockout, opened, 2300 block Fitch Avenue - 3:20 p.m., building searche
Police Log
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle lockout, opened, 2300 block Fitch Avenue - 3:20 p.m., building searched by patrols and K-9, all OK, 200 block West Baraga Avenue - 3:30 p.m., assisted Michigan State Police with warrant arrest, 500 block West College Avenue - 4:48 p.m.,... Read more
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