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The Mining Journal
Surprise!write up about her. Stanaway came to the U.S. from Finland in 1972 and teaches
Surprise!
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
write up about her. Stanaway came to the U.S. from Finland in 1972 and teaches a Finnish-language class through Ishpeming-Negaunee-NICE Community Schools. (Journal photo by Elizabeth Bailey) "Yrjo was really amazed by the names of streets in some... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Local briefingregarding the whereabouts of Deshmukh should contact the sheriff's office at 38
Local briefing
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
regarding the whereabouts of Deshmukh should contact the sheriff's office at 387-4444 or the Michigan State Police post in Negaunee Township at 475-9922. B&E suspect arrested in Negaunee NEGAUNEE - A male subject has been arrested following a... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Esky netters settle for finale tieNorthern Conference meet)," said Lueneburg. "They needed to play today. Megan a
Esky netters settle for finale tie
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
Northern Conference meet)," said Lueneburg. "They needed to play today. Megan and Taylor moved on and got us some points." Negaunee, which is hosting Thursday's Upper Peninsula Division 1 Finals, comes in as two-time defending champion. "Negaunee... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
LL-H, Calumet move up in latest UPSSA Pollon to score 52 unanswered points. The Copper Kings are now ranked No. 10 in the
LL-H, Calumet move up in latest UPSSA Poll
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
on to score 52 unanswered points. The Copper Kings are now ranked No. 10 in the state in the Division 6 AP Poll, while the Negaunee Miners - who topped Calumet 14-6 - sit at No. 1 in the Division 6 Poll. Calumet hosts the West Iron County Wykons... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Delores FisherGerald Englund of Calumet, 4 sisters: Betty Phelps of Marquette, Carol (James)
Delores Fisher
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Gerald Englund of Calumet, 4 sisters: Betty Phelps of Marquette, Carol (James) Patrick of Calumet, Jean (Eugene) Kojala of Negaunee, Mary Gail (Robert) Gilles of Arizona. Private family graveside services will be held at a future date. A special... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Carrie A. ZentiKaur, Dr. Timothy Moynihan, Dr. Joon Uhm and the extremely caring and capable s
Carrie A. Zenti
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Kaur, Dr. Timothy Moynihan, Dr. Joon Uhm and the extremely caring and capable staff at the Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee. For those wishing to honor Carrie, memorials may be made to the Gwinn Clubhouse or the Forsyth Township Library at... Read more
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The Mining Journal
James W. WernerPublic Service as a mechanic. On March 29, 1958, Jim married the former Rosalie
James W. Werner
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Public Service as a mechanic. On March 29, 1958, Jim married the former Rosalie A. Brisson at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Negaunee, and together they made their home in Marquette and raised their daughters. In 1957, Jim began a 33 year career with... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Donna M. Boyergreat-grandchildren, Jace Jackson and Louis Hagan; her sisters, Nancy Booker of
Donna M. Boyer
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
great-grandchildren, Jace Jackson and Louis Hagan; her sisters, Nancy Booker of Orlando, FL and Francine (James) Hemmila of Negaunee; sister-in-law, Gail Nevala of Marquette; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins; and her longtime friend and... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Dolores FisherEnglund of Calumet; four sisters, Betty Phelps of Marquette, Carol (James) Patr
Dolores Fisher
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
Englund of Calumet; four sisters, Betty Phelps of Marquette, Carol (James) Patrick of Calumet, Jean (Eugene) Kojala of Negaunee and Mary Gail (Robert) Gilles of Arizona. Private family graveside services will be held at a future date. A... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardby email at rpwills@yahoo.com, or the Forsyth Township Public Library at 906-34
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
by email at rpwills@yahoo.com, or the Forsyth Township Public Library at 906-346-3433 or on the library's Facebook page. Negaunee library storytime set NEGAUNEE - There will be a new storytime at 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Negaunee Public... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarhome and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session. Storytime - There
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session. Storytime - There will be a new storytime at 4:30 p.m. at the Negaunee Public Library. This will be for children ages 5 years and older (younger siblings are welcome to attend), and will... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
McCabe: Rochester Adams rolls up a big win over HarrisonNo. 1 Millington lost to Frankenmuth, 24-7, and No. 2 Charlevoix was clobbered
McCabe: Rochester Adams rolls up a big win over Harrison
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
No. 1 Millington lost to Frankenmuth, 24-7, and No. 2 Charlevoix was clobbered by Maple City Glen Lake, 49-7. That moved Negaunee up to the No. 1 spot, the only Upper Peninsula team to occupy a No. 1 slot. Contact Mick McCabe: 313-223-4744 or... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mick McCabe's Week 5 high school football rankingsshakeup after No. 1 Millington lost to Frankenmuth and Charlevoix fell to Maple
Mick McCabe's Week 5 high school football rankings
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
shakeup after No. 1 Millington lost to Frankenmuth and Charlevoix fell to Maple City Glen Lake. That leaves former No. 3 Negaunee as the new No. 1 team and it has a legitimate resume to be ranked that high. Moving up to No. 2 in Division 6 is... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Norway downs Ishpeming, 14-0below the waist. "We had way too many penalties, we jumped offsides a number o
Norway downs Ishpeming, 14-0
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
below the waist. "We had way too many penalties, we jumped offsides a number of times," Olson said. Norway hosts unbeaten Negaunee for homecoming on Friday, Sept. 30. Norway 0 7 7 0 - 14 Ishpeming 0 0 0 0 - 0 First Quarter No scoring. Second... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Miners still find goldJournal Sports Writer NEGAUNEE - After Negaunee's huge win over Iron Mountain
Miners still find gold
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Journal Sports Writer NEGAUNEE - After Negaunee's huge win over Iron Mountain a week earlier, the Gwinn High School football team laid in the weeds to spring a potential trap game on the Miners on Friday night. Negaunee’s Shane Ring, right, rushes... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarS. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquette
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Breakfast - is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club. Life Recovery Group - meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette. Ninjitsu -... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Negaunee crowns king and queenSeniors Hannah Tresedder and Ty Koski were crowned Negaunee High School queen a
Negaunee crowns king and queen
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Seniors Hannah Tresedder and Ty Koski were crowned Negaunee High School queen and king during a pep assembly at the school Friday afternoon. Hannah is the daughter of Julie and Neal Tresedder. Ty is the son of Sarah Wallace and Brett Koski. (Journal... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Friday, Sept. 23 Michigan high school football scores11 Muskegon 66, Muskegon Reeths-Puffer 0 Muskegon Catholic Central 63, Baldwi
Friday, Sept. 23 Michigan high school football scores
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
11 Muskegon 66, Muskegon Reeths-Puffer 0 Muskegon Catholic Central 63, Baldwin 14 Muskegon Oakridge 37, Ravenna 0 Negaunee 19, Gwinn 12 New Buffalo 44, Three Oaks River Valley 0 New Lothrop 27, Byron 14 Northville 43, South Lyon East... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Group to show post-World War II documentaryAffiliate events - entitled Exploring A New Perspective on Finland's Post-War E
Group to show post-World War II documentary
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Affiliate events - entitled Exploring A New Perspective on Finland's Post-War Emigration (1939-1945) - will take place in Negaunee and Ishpeming on Saturday. According to the chapter's press release, the first event is a presentation and live... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardNEGAUNEE - The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Upper Peninsula Health
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
NEGAUNEE - The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Upper Peninsula Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Tadych's Econo Foods from noon to 3 p.m. today with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Kirstyn Rosip at 906-225-3500. A... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarS. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquette
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Breakfast - is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club. Life Recovery Group - meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette. Ninjitsu -... Read more
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The Mining Journal
David M. EtelamakiVeterans of America, Chapter #380. A luncheon will follow the services in the c
David M. Etelamaki
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Veterans of America, Chapter #380. A luncheon will follow the services in the church hall. Interment will take place at the Negaunee Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to either the DJ Jacobetti Home for... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Marji Gesick Adventure Race Set to begin Fridayleads participants from north Marquette to Ishpeming through 12,500 feet of ver
Marji Gesick Adventure Race Set to begin Friday
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
leads participants from north Marquette to Ishpeming through 12,500 feet of vertical gain, according to a Greater Ishpeming Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce Press release. Participants have the choice of completing a 100-mile bike, a 100-mile run,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Water, sewer work progressing in Florencein larger storm sewer lines to help eliminate water backups, Bomberg said. Con
Water, sewer work progressing in Florence
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
in larger storm sewer lines to help eliminate water backups, Bomberg said. Construction began July 26 on three blocks of Negaunee Street, two blocks of Chapin Street and two blocks of Olive Avenue. Work is ongoing on five blocks of Florence... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarTake outs are available. Also steak, fried chicken and burgers are on the menu.
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Take outs are available. Also steak, fried chicken and burgers are on the menu. Call 486-4856. Fish fry - is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club. Parade - Northern Michigan University's Homecoming parade begins at 5:30 p.m. on Third Street between... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Superior Health Foundation supports Just Believewith marketing and education efforts and another $500 to support Just Believe s
Superior Health Foundation supports Just Believe
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
with marketing and education efforts and another $500 to support Just Believe scholarships in memory of Jodi Ball at Gwinn and Negaunee high schools. Above, Jim LaJoie, executive director of the SHF, presents the check to Delight Hill of Just Belie... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Donations collected for Keep Kids Warmnoon on Saturday collecting donations curbside throughout neighborhoods in Ishp
Donations collected for Keep Kids Warm
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
noon on Saturday collecting donations curbside throughout neighborhoods in Ishpeming, west Ishpeming, National Mine area, Negaunee, Republic and Michigamme. Bags bearing a bright pink sticker with instructions on how and what to donate were hand... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Braves must battle off-field distractionsfirst on-field victory of the season. The Braves (1-3) have lost consecutive ga
Braves must battle off-field distractions
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
first on-field victory of the season. The Braves (1-3) have lost consecutive games to the Upper Peninsula's top two teams, Negaunee (44-21) and Menominee (35-6), after recording a forfeit victory against Benzie Central. "We're ready to start... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Negaunee wins MPC tourneywas moved a day earlier because of the possibility of rain today. "In any tour
Negaunee wins MPC tourney
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
was moved a day earlier because of the possibility of rain today. "In any tournament, we expect it to be a battle," said Negaunee head coach Kyle Saari, whose team had won several dual meets 5-3 in the past week. "Westwood and the other teams... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar- played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Mar
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
- played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners. Negaunee Beautification Committee - will hold it regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Miners Park. There will be a work... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Closing the digital dividetold the board the expansion is well underway, with service in Marquette and su
Closing the digital divide
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
told the board the expansion is well underway, with service in Marquette and surrounding areas including Ishpeming, Negaunee and Gwinn. Other areas, including Ironwood, Iron Mountain, Escanaba and Sault Ste. Marie, are in the... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Madge Elizabeth DowningMadge was born June 12, 1936 in Ishpeming to Carl and Margaret (Collins) Daniel
Madge Elizabeth Downing
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Madge was born June 12, 1936 in Ishpeming to Carl and Margaret (Collins) Danielson and graduated from Negaunee High School, Class of 1954. As a child, Madge was a devout member of Mitchell United Methodist Church with her sister Sally, and they... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Kenneth J. ‘String’ Kontio Jr.Ken was born December 7, 1958 in Negaunee to Kenneth H. and Marilyn F. (Grenier
Kenneth J. ‘String’ Kontio Jr.
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Ken was born December 7, 1958 in Negaunee to Kenneth H. and Marilyn F. (Grenier) Kontio, attended Negaunee Schools, earning his GED in 1980, and was a lifelong area resident. Mr. Kontio was a dedicated employee of SuperOne Foods, having worked... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardand pre-law. She is also being honored during Homecoming with a Distinguished A
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
and pre-law. She is also being honored during Homecoming with a Distinguished Alumni Award. Beautification group to meet NEGAUNEE - The Negaunee Beautification Committee will hold it regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Miners... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar- played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Mar
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
- played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners. Negaunee Beautification Committee - will hold it regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Miners Park. There will be a work... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Vista Theater marks 90 yearsDirector Andrew "Bear" Tyler, according the the Vista Theatre Facebook page. T
Vista Theater marks 90 years
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Director Andrew "Bear" Tyler, according the the Vista Theatre Facebook page. The Historic Vista Theatre in downtown Negaunee is pictured. A celebration marking the theater’s 90th birthday is set for later tonight. (Journal file photo) The... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Jets top first U.P. poll(7 TDs and 414 yards rushing) and the Trojans, shares the fifth spot with Steph
Jets top first U.P. poll
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
(7 TDs and 414 yards rushing) and the Trojans, shares the fifth spot with Stephenson. Another impressive poll leader is Negaunee, which stunned previously unbeaten Iron Mountain 35-13 on the road Friday. The Miners top the Big Five and claimed... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
LL-H No. 5, Calumet HM in UPSSA pollLL-H is 2-0 in the conference, while Newberry also has wins over Munising (50-1
LL-H No. 5, Calumet HM in UPSSA poll
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
LL-H is 2-0 in the conference, while Newberry also has wins over Munising (50-14) and Bark River-Harris (48-34). The Negaunee Miners, who topped Calumet 14-6 in Week 2, claimed the top spot in the Big Five poll. St. Ignace is No. 1 in Little... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Big Brothers Big Sisters celebrates new locationThe organization recently moved from its Pioneer Avenue location in Negaunee to
Big Brothers Big Sisters celebrates new location
The Mining Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The organization recently moved from its Pioneer Avenue location in Negaunee to office space inside the Great Lakes Recovery Centers building in downtown Ishpeming at 97 S. Fourth St. BBBS Executive Director Jayne Letts said she and the board were... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Miners conquer Mountaineers, 35-13Mountain coach Robin Marttila said. "We didn't play our best game and that just
Miners conquer Mountaineers, 35-13
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Mountain coach Robin Marttila said. "We didn't play our best game and that just leaves a sick feeling in your stomach. Give Negaunee credit - they blocked and tackled better than we did, as a whole. We did not make enough plays tonight to give... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Veterans saluted at POW/MIA event101st Airborne Division; John Kusmitch of Kingsford, Army 25th Infantry Divisio
Veterans saluted at POW/MIA event
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
101st Airborne Division; John Kusmitch of Kingsford, Army 25th Infantry Division during the Korean War; John Torreano of Negaunee, 82nd Airborne Division in World War II; John Moddie of Quinnesec, WWII 106th Army Division; and Jean Hiatt, wife of... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Raymond S. ‘Ace’ WindsandCarlyon Windsand at Jacobetti in Marquette, 3 children Jim (Debbie) Windsand of
Raymond S. ‘Ace’ Windsand
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Carlyon Windsand at Jacobetti in Marquette, 3 children Jim (Debbie) Windsand of Haslett, Mary (Jay Clancey) Windsand of Negaunee, and Doris (Alan Dausman) Windsand of Oak Ridge, TN, sister Marie Herlich of Marquette, 3 grandchildren Jennifer... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Roger Michael ‘Smokey’ Stottin D.C.; gas station attendent; vehicle repossession; driving escort; auto mech
Roger Michael ‘Smokey’ Stott
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
in D.C.; gas station attendent; vehicle repossession; driving escort; auto mechanic; owning and operating gas stations in Negaunee; owning and managing rentals and a Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic for CCI retiring after 35 years. He was a member... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Negaunee Learn to Skate registeringplaying through games and instruction. Equipment and raffle ticket pickup will
Negaunee Learn to Skate registering
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
playing through games and instruction. Equipment and raffle ticket pickup will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Negaunee arena, with the twice-a-week program to begin at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, and runs through February for about 40... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Helen E. Tammelin1924 in Humboldt Township to Daniel and Flora (Hogan) Arpiainen and attended sc
Helen E. Tammelin
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
1924 in Humboldt Township to Daniel and Flora (Hogan) Arpiainen and attended school in Diorite before becoming a lifelong Negaunee area resident. She was a wonderful homemaker and spent her life caring for her family. Mrs. Tammelin was a member... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Sister Helen Miljourher to Michigan and Minnesota. Sister Helen moved to Nazareth in 2008. Surviv
Sister Helen Miljour
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
her to Michigan and Minnesota. Sister Helen moved to Nazareth in 2008. Survivors include a sister, Margaret Larson of Negaunee, MI. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery. A funeral Mass for was celebrated Aug. 18 at the Nazareth... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Pirjo L. HillMattila of St. Michael, MN, Rita (Harley) Lang of Kirkland, WA, Eric (Niina) Hi
Pirjo L. Hill
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Mattila of St. Michael, MN, Rita (Harley) Lang of Kirkland, WA, Eric (Niina) Hill of Buffalo, MN, Peter (Sue) Hill of Negaunee, Tina (Carl) Hoikka of St. Louis Park, MN, Michael (Emily) Hill of Negaunee, Paula (David) Vilkama of Glen Ellyn,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Mountaineers down Ishpeming in 4 setswin on Tuesday (over Ishpeming) the girls really wanted this one and it showed,
Mountaineers down Ishpeming in 4 sets
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
win on Tuesday (over Ishpeming) the girls really wanted this one and it showed," DeBakker said. Norway (4-1 MPC) hosts Negaunee on Tuesday, Sept. 27. Manistique defeated Norway in the junior varsity match. Norway performance summary: Jaclyn... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Weekend Gas Gauge- Newberry (Sunoco) $2.29 - Wakefield (Holiday) $2.28 - Marquette (Krist) $2
Weekend Gas Gauge
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
- Newberry (Sunoco) $2.29 - Wakefield (Holiday) $2.28 - Marquette (Krist) $2.28 - Marquette (Ojibwa?Express) $2.28 - Negaunee (Holiday) $2.28 - Ishpeming (Country Mart) $2.28 - Gladstone (Holiday) $2.27 - Sault Ste. Marie... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin Boardannual Iron Oars Regatta, the Upper Peninsula Community Rowing Club invites the
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
annual Iron Oars Regatta, the Upper Peninsula Community Rowing Club invites the public to join in the fun at Teal Lake in Negaunee from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday. Racing from the west end of Teal Lake along the 3,400 meter (approximately 2 miles)... Read more
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