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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Realtors association elects new board, officersBrokerage, Highland; Arlene Bubik of Berkshire Hathaway HomeService, Valparaiso
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 12 hours ago
Brokerage, Highland; Arlene Bubik of Berkshire Hathaway HomeService, Valparaiso; Joseph Casko of McColly Real Estate, Portage; Paul Dipaola of Heritage, Inc., Merrillville; Jan Lavender of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Valparaiso;... Read more
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CTV News
Two children and man killed after van collides with semi in Manitobakilled after van collides with semi in Manitoba The intersection of the Trans-
CTV News / Posted 23 hours ago
killed after van collides with semi in Manitoba The intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Highway 16, just west of Portage la Prairie, Man. is seen in this Google Maps image. A man and two children are dead after the minivan they were in... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Excitement over solar event can't be eclipsedCoolspring Library, Kingsford Heights Library and Mobile Library will all host
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
Coolspring Library, Kingsford Heights Library and Mobile Library will all host viewing parties during the eclipse. Portage Public Library, 2665 Irving St., Portage, 219-763-1508 1 to 2 p.m. “Party with the sun and moon” begins with a... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Gallery: Region athletes making their markKnights of Columbus Council 9114 hosted the Knights of Columbus Northwest Regio
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
Knights of Columbus Council 9114 hosted the Knights of Columbus Northwest Regional Free Throw Championship on Feb. 19 at Portage High School. Pictured are, front row from left, Jackson Horvath (boys 10 year-old division, Mishawaka), Conner Mose... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Walmart debuts remodeled Portage store“This remodel project, along with our everyday low prices, represents our conti
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
“This remodel project, along with our everyday low prices, represents our continued investment in Portage,” said store manager Nick Dibenedetto. “For nearly 20 years, we have been serving the Portage community and we are excited for our customers to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Josh Rouse: Neighbors take separate fishing trips to Canada, net similar resultsand Culhan were joined by Mark’s brother, Kevin Carr, and some of their friends
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
and Culhan were joined by Mark’s brother, Kevin Carr, and some of their friends. He said they were trolling along in the portage lake — which requires taking an hourlong, 25-mile boat ride to reach — using mostly Z-Man Hula StickZ baits. The... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Renacci echoes Trump, pushes 'Ohio First' agendato represent Ohio's 16th district, which includes all of Wayne County and porti
The Alliance Review / Posted yesterday
to represent Ohio's 16th district, which includes all of Wayne County and portions of Cuyahoga, Medina, Stark, Summit and Portage counties. But as one audience member pointed out, Maplewood is not in the 16th District: The boundaries rest just... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Josh Rouse: Neighbors take separate fishing trips to Canada, net similar resultsand Culhan were joined by Mark’s brother, Kevin Carr, and some of their friends
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
and Culhan were joined by Mark’s brother, Kevin Carr, and some of their friends. He said they were trolling along in the portage lake — which requires taking an hourlong, 25-mile boat ride to reach — using mostly Z-Man Hula StickZ baits. The... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Bear season opens September 1that I have never seen a black bear in the wild. I have hunted the deeper wood
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
that I have never seen a black bear in the wild. I have hunted the deeper woods of the Northeast Kingdom, hunted out of Portage, Maine, and shot a really big buck in the Adirondacks some years back. While I have seen lots of bear sign, I never... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendarlegion hall, Columbiana. Call 330-549-5173, 330-536-8031. ORWELL GUN CLUB: Tur
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
legion hall, Columbiana. Call 330-549-5173, 330-536-8031. ORWELL GUN CLUB: Turkey shoots Fridays, 7 p.m. 330-683-4738. PORTAGE SUMMIT FIELD & STREAM: Trap shoots every Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m. 50-yard shooting range open to public each Thursday... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
SCORES: High school football scores for Week 1Crown Point 13 Madison 54, Crawford Co. 22 Marion 35, Huntington North 0 Mic
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
Crown Point 13 Madison 54, Crawford Co. 22 Marion 35, Huntington North 0 Michigan City 25, Griffith 20 Mishawaka 47, Portage 45 Mishawaka Marian 42, S. Bend Clay 8 Mississinewa 42, Lapel 27 Monroe Central 52, Cambridge City 0 Mt. Vernon... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Portage falls just short in wild back-forth opener against Mishawakato tie it at 13-all was capped by a fourth-down play as well as when Shively hi
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
to tie it at 13-all was capped by a fourth-down play as well as when Shively hit Isaiah Evans for a six-yard TD. Again, Portage wasted no time in answering as Greg Milledge broke loose for an 88-yard kickoff return only for the Cavemen to rip... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
State, county officials celebrate broadband expansion in northwoodswith the world," said Oneida County Board Chairman Dave Hintz. Oneida County r
WAOW Wausau / Posted 2 days ago
with the world," said Oneida County Board Chairman Dave Hintz. Oneida County received $45,000 in expansion grants, while Vilas County received $80,000. Gov. Walker also made stops in Portage, Waupaca and Sauk Counties as par... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
State Rep. Dianda receives award from libraryHOUGHTON — The Michigan Library Association hosted an event at the Portage Lake
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 2 days ago
HOUGHTON — The Michigan Library Association hosted an event at the Portage Lake District Library Friday afternoon to thank State Representative Scott Dianda for his efforts to pass legislation that supports library funding. Library Director Dillon... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Lake Vermilion park campground may open this fallgiving the combined operation 4,000 acres and 10 miles of shoreline on a lake d
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 days ago
giving the combined operation 4,000 acres and 10 miles of shoreline on a lake dotted with nearly 400 islands that’s just a portage away from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The DNR broke ground on the campground in 2015. It’s designed... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Emergency crews respond to personal injury accidentHOUGHTON — The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-car personal
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 2 days ago
HOUGHTON — The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-car personal injury crash around 10:30 A.M. in Portage Township. A vehicle driven by a 78 year-old from L’Anse was westbound on US-41 when the driver attempted to make a left-hand... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Clark's Point drawing families back by reopening schoolRegion School District that was closed because it did not meet the 10-student m
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 2 days ago
Region School District that was closed because it did not meet the 10-student minimum enrollment set by the state. Portage Creek is the other. The school at Portage Creek has been closed since 2005. That village is now largely a summer... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 10 toughest challenges to tackle in Britaina peek into George Clooney’s garden. Enter the Senior Doubles, however, and you
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
a peek into George Clooney’s garden. Enter the Senior Doubles, however, and you’ll race non-stop: 125 miles, 77 locks to portage, paddling at night, with the logistics of a tide window at Teddington and support team to negotiate – 15 hours, 34... Read more
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News 8000
Plover doctor sentenced for sexually assaulting patientsleaving in January 2015. The victims were all adult women. They said they were
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
leaving in January 2015. The victims were all adult women. They said they were sexually assaulted during routine exams. Portage County Judge Robert Shannon on Thursday sentenced Calderon to 80 months in custody and 100 months of extended... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Medical marijuana bill on its way to Indiana legislature — and a Republican is behind itwe have a gateway drug that is punching us in the face right now and it is pres
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
we have a gateway drug that is punching us in the face right now and it is prescription opioids." Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Portage, who has pushed for years to decriminalize marijuana, welcomed Lucas's interest in the topic. "Sometimes it just has... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Woman struck by vehicle in Portage crosswalkPORTAGE, Mich. — While using a crosswalk at Sprinkle Road and Meredith Street i
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
PORTAGE, Mich. — While using a crosswalk at Sprinkle Road and Meredith Street in Portage a woman, 22, was struck by a vehicle. Police arrived on the scene to find the female in critical condition. The driver of the vehicle, a 23-year-old Kalamazoo... Read more
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NBC Chicago
2 Charged With Concealing Death of Woman Found Along Riveroffice said. Sanchez, also known as “Tica,” had been missing since July 4 from
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
office said. Sanchez, also known as “Tica,” had been missing since July 4 from the 5100 block of West Fletcher in Portage Park neighborhood, according to a missing person alert released in late July by Chicago Police. Sanchez was... Read more
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Langley Times
Six neighbourhoods in six weeks: City of Langleyto the Langley Lawn Bowling club at 204 street and 54 Avenue, whose members wil
Langley Times / Posted 3 days ago
to the Langley Lawn Bowling club at 204 street and 54 Avenue, whose members will happily explain the sport to newcomers. Portage Park at 204 Street and 51A Avenue is the main entrance to the Nicomekl Floodplain Trail system, a hidden gem of the... Read more
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New York Post
doctor heads to prison for sexually assaulting patientsleaving in January 2015. The victims were all adult women. They said they were
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
leaving in January 2015. The victims were all adult women. They said they were sexually assaulted during routine exams. Portage County Judge Robert Shannon on Thursday sentenced Calderon to 80 months in custody and 100 months of extended... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Local library sponsors family free day on the Ranger IIIbut the skies cleared just in time for families to celebrate the end of summer
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 3 days ago
but the skies cleared just in time for families to celebrate the end of summer on the Ranger III for Family Free Day. The Portage Lake District Library and Isle Royale National Park sponsored the free event. Three different activities provided... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Smoke the Burger Joint reopening at new siteat 4472 Belden Village St. in Jackson Township. The restaurant closed its prev
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
at 4472 Belden Village St. in Jackson Township. The restaurant closed its previous Jackson location, in a strip mall at Portage Street NW and Frank Avenue NW in Jackson, on July 13. The restaurant is taking over a corner spot in a plaza that... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Sights & Soundsp.m. Friday; Around the Block, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday; Originals, 5 to 8 p.m. Su
The Alliance Review / Posted 3 days ago
p.m. Friday; Around the Block, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday; Originals, 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday; Apogee, 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday. 4262 Portage St., North Canton. Visit www.facebook.com/jimmy.onportage or call 330-494-9096 for more information. BURNTWOOD... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Plover doctor in sex case to be sentenced ThursdayThe former Plover doctor accused of unwanted sexual contact with seven female p
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
The former Plover doctor accused of unwanted sexual contact with seven female patients is scheduled to be sentenced in Portage County court Thursday morning, according to court records. Dr. Wilton Calderon of Old Lyme, Ct. was convicted of three... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Questions over delays in constructing portage on Waveney Canoe Trail Rod Cooke. Picture: Courtesy Rod Cooke Paddlers using the River Waveney Cano
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Rod Cooke. Picture: Courtesy Rod Cooke Paddlers using the River Waveney Canoe Trail have complained of a lack of action to construct a portage point below the Ellingham... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Students learn critical thinking, problem solving during PLCC Robotics Campof Green, and Dylan Snyder, of Lake, were working together to make the final ad
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
of Green, and Dylan Snyder, of Lake, were working together to make the final adjustments to their robot for competition at Portage Lakes Career Center during the VEX Robotics Camp. Two camps ran July 24 through 28 at the school. The first was a... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Region teachers give technology in the classroom mixed gradesat the newspaper. The others were Heather DeNormandie, a Discovery Charter Scho
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 days ago
at the newspaper. The others were Heather DeNormandie, a Discovery Charter School teacher; Gary teacher Leslie Dillon; Portage teacher Andrea Flynn; Munster High School teacher Don Fortner; Kelly Salyer Ramer, a 2017 Purdue University Northwest... Read more
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Alaska Public
Clark’s Point drawing families back to the village by reopening its schoolRegion School District that was closed because it did not meet the 10-student m
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
Region School District that was closed because it did not meet the 10-student minimum enrollment set by the state. Portage Creek is the other. The school at Portage Creek has been closed since 2005. That village is now largely a summer... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Body of Missing Chicago Woman Found in Wilmingtonfor Sanchez, also known as “Tica,” indicating she had been missing since July 4
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
for Sanchez, also known as “Tica,” indicating she had been missing since July 4 from the 5100 block of West Fletcher in the Portage Park neighborhood. She was last seen wearing a short turquoise dress and high heels. An autopsy did not reveal a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Fired Kent State strength coach responds to University statement after player's deathcause of the death of Tyler Heintz. The preliminary autopsy report stated Heint
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
cause of the death of Tyler Heintz. The preliminary autopsy report stated Heintz had a very high body temperature. The Portage County Coroner’s Office reports it could take several more weeks before official findings are released. © 2017... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Jackson Township crime reportcut a hole in the wall to gain entry. It was unknown at the time if anything ha
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
cut a hole in the wall to gain entry. It was unknown at the time if anything had been taken. On Aug. 4, an employee at a Portage Street muffler shop reported someone entered his vehicle in the parking lot and stole $4,500, a cell phone and a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Portage County Crime Stoppers: Tire slashings & theftsthe center of the city," Babl said. "It seems be to be a very senseless act of
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
the center of the city," Babl said. "It seems be to be a very senseless act of vandalism." If you have any information you can contact Portage County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-346-6600. You can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash rewa... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Metro Star Orchestra to perform SundayPORTAGE — Metro Star Orchestra will perform from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday on the n
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 4 days ago
PORTAGE — Metro Star Orchestra will perform from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday on the new Indiana-American Water Amphitheater stage in Founders Square Park. The concert is part of the 2017 Portage Summer Music Series of free concerts held outdoors at... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Here’s where to watch the eclipse in Chicagoparties will be held at 20 parks across the city including Maggie Daley Park, J
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
parties will be held at 20 parks across the city including Maggie Daley Park, Jackson Park, Humboldt Park, Lincoln Park, Portage Park and more. For more information, go to chicagoparkdistrict.com. The Adler Planetarium is also hosting “Chicago’s... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield firefighter bringing food, music, spirits to lakefrontall of whom are Springfield Alumni. Another act featured that day is JT Teis,
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
all of whom are Springfield Alumni. Another act featured that day is JT Teis, an interactive solo artist that is a Portage Lakes staple, who will be opening the day with an acoustic set. He is also known as a "walking Jukebox". Although... Read more
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MLive.com
Kalamazoo consolidated 911 dispatch settles on funding planKalamazoo County. Despite the May election's result, the 911 merger is still m
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Kalamazoo County. Despite the May election's result, the 911 merger is still moving forward. The cities of Kalamazoo and Portage, Kalamazoo County, Kalamazoo Township and Western Michigan University conducted meetings to develop a mutually agreed... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Carmel in 6A, Cathedral in 5A top preseason football pollsWestfield 52. 12, Columbus North 8. 13, Ft. Wayne Northrop 6. 13, Lawrence Nort
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
Westfield 52. 12, Columbus North 8. 13, Ft. Wayne Northrop 6. 13, Lawrence North 6. 15, Homestead 4. 15, Brownsburg 4. 17, Portage 2. 17, Warsaw 2. Rank-School FPV Rcd TP 1. Indpls Cathedral (15) – 378 2. Columbus East (3) – 360 3. Bloomington... Read more
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Daily Herald
Recent editorials published in Indiana newspaperswhich connects Crown Point and Hammond with all points in between, and the Prai
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
which connects Crown Point and Hammond with all points in between, and the Prairie Duneland Trail, which spans Hobart, Portage and Chesterton - are things of recreational beauty. They offer seamless passages through serene nature and community... Read more
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The Mercury News
$11,000 in football equipment stolenwas reported stolen. A similar incident occurred several hours earlier on the 2
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
was reported stolen. A similar incident occurred several hours earlier on the 2800 block of Middlefield Road. 300 block of Portage Avenue, 6 p.m. Aug. 9: A 27-year-old man from Sacramento was arrested for shoplifting and burglary. 700 block of... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Public Meetings-- 7 p.m., City Hall, 231 S. Broadway Ave. Hartville Council -- 7:30 p.m., Cle
The Alliance Review / Posted 5 days ago
-- 7 p.m., City Hall, 231 S. Broadway Ave. Hartville Council -- 7:30 p.m., Clerk and Mayor's Office, 202 W Maple St. Portage County Board of Health -- 7 p.m., Portage Health District, Room 205, 705 Oakwood St., Ravenna. [Article continues... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
South Shore Line adding trains for Chicago Air & Water ShowAn extra westbound train to Millennium Station will depart at 9:57 a.m. from Po
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 days ago
An extra westbound train to Millennium Station will depart at 9:57 a.m. from Portage/Ogden Dunes, making all the regular stops in the city for visitors to the Air & Water Show. An extra eastbound train will return home to Indiana, leaving Millennium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Canoeing - Marathon Revenge for Mcgregor At SA Champsplace in the SA team to the World Marathon Championships next month. The two c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
place in the SA team to the World Marathon Championships next month. The two craft collided at the take-out for the last portage, resulting in Nixon and Burn capsizing. Hartley and Purchase duly took second place, but the crowd had to wait more... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Kent State fires strength coach who ran workout on the day Tyler Heintz diedstill is no official cause of death. The preliminary autopsy report stated Hein
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
still is no official cause of death. The preliminary autopsy report stated Heintz had a very high body temperature. The Portage County Coroner’s Office reports it could take several more weeks before official findings are released. © 2017... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Kent State fires coach who ran drills on day of player’s deathfreshman Tyler Heintz was taken to the hospital on June 13 following football c
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
freshman Tyler Heintz was taken to the hospital on June 13 following football conditioning drills at Dix Stadium. The Portage County Coroner’s Office said his preliminary cause of death was hyperthermia. Head football strength coach Ross... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Local library holds scavenger hunt fundraiserHOUGHTON — The Friends of the Portage Lake District Library put together a scav
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 6 days ago
HOUGHTON — The Friends of the Portage Lake District Library put together a scavenger hunt in downtown Houghton as a fundraiser for the library. Teams were given 90 minutes to take pictures of themselves completing a list of tasks or with the... Read more
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BC Local News
View Royal councillor Heidi Rast resignsShe also helped initiate the town's first invasive plant co-ordinator to help m
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
She also helped initiate the town's first invasive plant co-ordinator to help maintain and restore ecological areas such as Portage Park. Rast's presence will be missed by many, including Mayor David Screech, who said Rast had a "calming influence"... Read more
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