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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardMARQUETTE - Tickets are now available for the prize drawings for the Carmelite
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 minutes ago
MARQUETTE - Tickets are now available for the prize drawings for the Carmelite Monastery Silver Tea, slated from noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 17 and Sept. 18. Participants can win two new 24-speed his and hers hybrid bicycles from Mortl's Sport Center, a... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarAlcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Chu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 minutes ago
Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Area organizations aim to keep elderly independentProgram through IDOT, the funds can only be used for rural transportation. Urba
Area organizations aim to keep elderly independent
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Program through IDOT, the funds can only be used for rural transportation. Urban areas in Tazewell include Creve Coeur, Marquette Heights, North Pekin, Pekin, East Peoria, Washington and Morton. However, We Care is able to provide transportation... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
BriefsBlueberry Festival GLADSTONE - The Gladstone Senior Citizens Non-profit Corpor
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
Blueberry Festival GLADSTONE - The Gladstone Senior Citizens Non-profit Corporation is sponsoring a trip to the Marquette Blueberry Festival on Friday, July 29. The bus will leave from the Gladstone Senior Center at 8:30 a.m. and leave from... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsinpoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsin
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsinpoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsin
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
The final lap in the race to the White Houseof the state. “Wisconsin is an important state and the numbers right now have
The final lap in the race to the White House
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 9 hours ago
of the state. “Wisconsin is an important state and the numbers right now have it really close,” said Hansen. The latest Marquette Law School poll shows Hillary Clinton ahead of Donald Trump 43% to 37% in Wisconsin - with 11% saying they are... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsinpoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Mike Pence tries to woo wary Republicans in Wisconsin
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Cloverland Electric Members Can Expect Smaller Bill Hike, Federal Judge Rules Amount UnfairElectric Co-Op members who were expecting to foot a nearly $12 million bill to
Cloverland Electric Members Can Expect Smaller Bill Hike, Federal Judge Rules Amount Unfair
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 hours ago
Electric Co-Op members who were expecting to foot a nearly $12 million bill to keep the Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette open. While the plant has no impact on the eastern Upper Peninsula, the federal government required everyone to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicanspoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicans
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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Philly.com
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicanspoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicans
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicanspoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicans
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicanspoorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the righ
Pence heads to Wisconsin to woo wary Republicans
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 hours ago
poorly as Trump did in April, recent opinion polls show he's headed in the right direction in southeastern Wisconsin. Marquette University Law School polls conducted in June and July show that Trump's approval rating among Republicans in the... Read more
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The MidWeek
SPRING GRADUATESMeador of Sycamore, BA, human resource management Kansas State University Mar
SPRING GRADUATES
The MidWeek / Posted 18 hours ago
Meador of Sycamore, BA, human resource management Kansas State University Marcus Dominguez of Sycamore, BS, sociology Marquette University Clark Dirksen-O'Donnell, BS, interdisciplinary applied mathematical economics Miami University Sadie... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarThursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Met
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
Thursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Superiorland Breakfast... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardor by phoning 875-3208. Admission at the door is $20 for adults and $5 for yout
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
or by phoning 875-3208. Admission at the door is $20 for adults and $5 for youths under 18. UPAWS to set up booth MARQUETTE - The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare shelter invites the public to stop by its booth between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Frances Irene (Allie) Braunsof Ishpeming and formerly of Munising, died peacefully in her daughter's arms a
Frances Irene (Allie) Brauns
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
of Ishpeming and formerly of Munising, died peacefully in her daughter's arms at 3:53 a.m. on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility in Ishpeming. Frances' completed obituary may be found at bowermanfuneralhome... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Jeanette Evelyn DesJardinsJeanette was born on December 21, 1920 in Marquette to the late John F. and Mab
Jeanette Evelyn DesJardins
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
Jeanette was born on December 21, 1920 in Marquette 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... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Negaunee Oldtimers defeat Gwinn, 20-0Last year, the teams split with each team winning at the other's field. Negaun
Negaunee Oldtimers defeat Gwinn, 20-0
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
Last year, the teams split with each team winning at the other's field. Negaunee also has a second game scheduled against Marquette on Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Marquette Township Lions Field after Negaunee won their initial meeting 19-3 on July 6... Read more
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The Mining Journal
WeatherMarquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lo
Weather
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows 52 to 57. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday...Sunny. Highs 70 to 75. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Thursday night, clear. Lows around 50... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Primary coverage: 109th District Representativededication to righting wrongs in society will help me join the approximately 89
Primary coverage: 109th District Representative
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
dedication to righting wrongs in society will help me join the approximately 89,900 folks in Alger, Luce, Schoolcraft and Marquette while we become the best we can be in Michigan because the U.P. Matters! Q: Why are you running and what do you... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Leino W. Pynnonen(Meghan) of Grand Rapids, Katie of Chicago, Curt of Midland, David (Heather) of
Leino W. Pynnonen
The Mining Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
(Meghan) of Grand Rapids, Katie of Chicago, Curt of Midland, David (Heather) of Champion, Beth of Costa Rica and Jason of Marquette; 1 great-grandchild, Grady of Grand Rapids; brother, Robert 'Butch' Pynnonen of Negaunee; and sister, Betty Ann... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
‘The Little Mermaid’ at Historic Vista Theater(62 plus). They are available at the Historic Vista Theater Box Office, Rare Ea
‘The Little Mermaid’ at Historic Vista Theater
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
(62 plus). They are available at the Historic Vista Theater Box Office, Rare Earth Goods in Ishpeming, Snowbound Books in Marquette and Gitche Gumee Caf and Records in the Village Shopping Center in Marquette. "Don't miss your chance to see this... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Robert AndersonAlicia (Felicia) of Iron Mountain, Mari-Elizabeth of Jacksonville, Fla., Lindse
Robert Anderson
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
Alicia (Felicia) of Iron Mountain, Mari-Elizabeth of Jacksonville, Fla., Lindsey-Rae (Jimbo) of Eagle River, Wis., J.T. of Marquette, Dillon-Lee of New Smyrna, Fla., and Carina (Joey) at home; two sisters, Paula Anderson of Iron Mountain and Dawn... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
State doing good work promoting parksby anyone's estimation. These are the kind of low-cost, high impact initiative
State doing good work promoting parks
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
by anyone's estimation. These are the kind of low-cost, high impact initiatives we like to see state government undertaking to make the best use of the resources at its disposal. We look forward to continued growth. -Marquette Mini... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Judge recommends payments for Presque Isle power be reducedFor The Daily News MARQUETTE - The amount of subsidy payments related to a per
Judge recommends payments for Presque Isle power be reduced
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
For The Daily News MARQUETTE - The amount of subsidy payments related to a period of mandated operation of the Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette to ensure electric reliability for the Upper Peninsula may be reduced, if a federal oversight... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Hot weather might lingerthan climatological chance of above normal temperatures through October, said K
Hot weather might linger
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
than climatological chance of above normal temperatures through October, said Kevin Crupi, weather service meteorologist in Marquette. Normal precipitation trends are predicted. The forecast comes even as weather experts have declared an end to one... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Superiorland Yesterdays30 years ago MARQUETTE A week of getting to know the people and character of t
Superiorland Yesterdays
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
30 years ago MARQUETTE A week of getting to know the people and character of the Marquette area are in store for the 13 delegates from the Japanese city Yokaichi Marquette's sister city. The Yokaichi delegation is part of the Shiga Prefecture group... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Local briefingtemperatures when fall officially arrives in September. Jon Banitt, a meteorol
Local briefing
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
temperatures when fall officially arrives in September. Jon Banitt, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service's Marquette office, said the U.P.'s climate is currently in a state of flux. "We're transitioning out of last year's strong El... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Brookridge Heights announces expansionUpper Peninsula Health Plan, also spoke at the event. Brookridge has 60 full- a
Brookridge Heights announces expansion
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
Upper Peninsula Health Plan, also spoke at the event. Brookridge has 60 full- and part-time employees who live and work in Marquette County, Smith pointed out, and 30 full- and part-time positions will be added with the expansion. "Brookridge... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Life lessons for allbehind bars," she said. "It's very important for them to see the results of the
Life lessons for all
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
behind bars," she said. "It's very important for them to see the results of their efforts." The duo is also active in the Marquette Lions Club, which has sponsored sight programs aimed at preventing blindness since 1925. Information prepared by... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Sister city exchangeafter it has been removed from the gallery. These images show examples of art
Sister city exchange
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
after it has been removed from the gallery. These images show examples of art on sale at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette in support of the Marquette Area Sister City Partnership. (Journal photos by Mary Wardell) (Journal photos by Mary... Read more
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The Mining Journal
City to host public hearing on hospital roadway projectperiod the environmental assessment will be sent to the Federal Highway Adminis
City to host public hearing on hospital roadway project
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
period the environmental assessment will be sent to the Federal Highway Administration. The document can be viewed at Marquette City Hall; Northern Michigan University Olson Library, 1401 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette; Peter White Public... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Pair of UP veterans garner awards for servicewould be easy for them to sit back and enjoy their golden years, reflecting bac
Pair of UP veterans garner awards for service
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
would be easy for them to sit back and enjoy their golden years, reflecting back on their contributions. However, the two men still have a lot to give to their communities. And the communities are better off for it. Mining Journal (... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Kimberly “Kim” BessTravis II, Vance, Lacie and Joshua; her father, John Laitinen (Elaine Gagnon) o
Kimberly “Kim” Bess
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
Travis II, Vance, Lacie and Joshua; her father, John Laitinen (Elaine Gagnon) of Ripley; her mother, Doris (Paul) Kitti of Marquette; brothers, Bradley (Jai) Laitinen of Marietta, California, Christian Kitti of Grand Rapids, Derek (Amiee Wilson) of... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Dark Horse Estate Winery celebrates openingwhich now consist of 22,000 vines including varieties like Cabernet Franc, Char
Dark Horse Estate Winery celebrates opening
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 20 hours ago
which now consist of 22,000 vines including varieties like Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Riesling, Baco Noir, Vidal and Marquette. While so far Dark Horse has been sourcing its grapes from Niagara Falls, it will begin using its own grapes in the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Healthy Living: Hit, Split or Sit; Gambling TipsGranot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot L
Healthy Living: Hit, Split or Sit; Gambling Tips
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
Granot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper Peninsula. Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
1 dead, 6 wounded in city shootingsabout 12:20 p.m., a 51-year-old woman was walking into a house in the 6300 bloc
1 dead, 6 wounded in city shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
about 12:20 p.m., a 51-year-old woman was walking into a house in the 6300 block of South Mozart Street in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood when she heard shots and felt pain, police said. The woman, who was not the intended target,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Traverse City Film Festival Security Volunteers Make Opening Night Party A SuccessGranot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot L
Traverse City Film Festival Security Volunteers Make Opening Night Party A Success
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
Granot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper Peninsula. Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Isabella County Fair Brings Community TogetherGranot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot L
Isabella County Fair Brings Community Together
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
Granot Loma Part 1Amazing Northern Michigan Homes: Granot Loma Part 1 Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper Peninsula. Granot Loma is a nearly 5,000 acre property in Marquette County in the Upper... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Fire crews extinguish vehicle fires in downtown parking garage8:15 pm 3 vehicles caught fire in a downtown St. Louis parking garage. The gara
Fire crews extinguish vehicle fires in downtown parking garage
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
8:15 pm 3 vehicles caught fire in a downtown St. Louis parking garage. The garage is located at 300 North Broadway, the Marquette building. A family of says their car caught fire as they were parking in the garage. They ran from the vehicle to... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Fire crews extinguish vehicle fires in downtown parking garage8:15 pm 3 vehicles caught fire in a downtown St. Louis parking garage. The gara
Fire crews extinguish vehicle fires in downtown parking garage
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
8:15 pm 3 vehicles caught fire in a downtown St. Louis parking garage. The garage is located at 300 North Broadway, the Marquette building. Smoke and flames from the garage could be seen from adjacent buildings, with smoke being seen from as... Read more
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Business Wire
UMB Financial Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2016 Earnings of $37.3 Million, or $0.76 Per Diluted ShareIn addition, we saw net interest income expansion of 24.5 percent, or $23.9 mil
UMB Financial Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2016 Earnings of $37.3 Million, or $0.76 Per Diluted Share
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
In addition, we saw net interest income expansion of 24.5 percent, or $23.9 million compared to June 30, 2015, driven by Marquette’s higher-yielding loans and changes in our earning asset mix.” Net interest income Net interest income improved... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Doug Sherkfamily physician and surgeon for more than 30 years, he provided loving care fo
Doug Sherk
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
family physician and surgeon for more than 30 years, he provided loving care for his many patients in Crystal Falls, Marquette and around the Upper Peninsula. He also worked tirelessly to improve medical services to U.P. residents, serving... Read more
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Business Wire
Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results5, 2016 for $20.2 million. Classified our office property located in Federal W
Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
5, 2016 for $20.2 million. Classified our office property located in Federal Way, WA, as an asset held for sale. 801 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN Development Update Dividend Update On July 8, 2016, the Company announced that its Board... Read more
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The Mining Journal
City moves forward in lobbying firm contract talksJournal Staff Writer MARQUETTE - The Marquette City Commission on Monday voted
City moves forward in lobbying firm contract talks
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE - The Marquette City Commission on Monday voted to move forward in contract negotiations with downstate lobbying firm Karoub Associates. CAMBENSY PLOURDE The motion passed 4-2, with Commissioner Sara Cambensy and... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Overchargedand other customers who live in Wisconsin. In 2013, Cliffs Natural Resources'
Overcharged
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
and other customers who live in Wisconsin. In 2013, Cliffs Natural Resources' Empire and Tilden mines, located in Marquette County, left We Energies for another electric provider. We Energies then wanted to suspend operations and later... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Documentary about Ishpeming athlete raises awareness about depression, anxietycan be purchased online at doitfordaniel.eventbrite.com or Lutey's Flowers, the
Documentary about Ishpeming athlete raises awareness about depression, anxiety
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
can be purchased online at doitfordaniel.eventbrite.com or Lutey's Flowers, the Third Base Bar, and the Ore Dock brewery in Marquette, as well as Gauthier Insurance and the Congress Pizzas in Ishpeming. The movie, named for a phrase the Ishpeming... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Doug Sherkfamily physician and surgeon for more than 30 years, he provided loving care fo
Doug Sherk
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
family physician and surgeon for more than 30 years, he provided loving care for his many patients in Crystal Falls, Marquette, and around the Upper Peninsula. He also worked tirelessly to improve medical services to U.P. residents, serving... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Hilton Minneapolis sells for $143 millionless than its purchase price in 2010. Chicago-based Walton Street Capital is t
Hilton Minneapolis sells for $143 million
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
less than its purchase price in 2010. Chicago-based Walton Street Capital is the buyer of the 25-story hotel at 1001 Marquette Ave. in downtown, Walton Street managing principal Eric Mogentale confirmed in an email Tuesday. The seller is... Read more
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