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WGN TV Chicago
Transgendered teen finalist for Prom Queen in IndianaPORTAGE, Ind. -- Senior prom can be an exciting and memorable time for a teenag
Transgendered teen finalist for Prom Queen in Indiana
WGN TV Chicago / Posted an hour ago
PORTAGE, Ind. -- Senior prom can be an exciting and memorable time for a teenager. And it's especially true for one teen in northwest Indiana, who is unlikely hero for some. 18-year-old Dakota is one of four finalists running for prom queen at... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Woman arrested for allegedly scamming Portage seniorsPORTAGE, Mich. – A Kalamazoo woman has been arrested and charged with trying to
Woman arrested for allegedly scamming Portage seniors
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
PORTAGE, Mich. – A Kalamazoo woman has been arrested and charged with trying to defraud residents at a senior community. Deirbra Day Collier was arrested on April 20 and charged with seven counts, including forgery, ID theft and embezzlement of a... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Foundation explores food insecuritya different perspective. "We're not putting cans of food in food banks with th
Foundation explores food insecurity
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
a different perspective. "We're not putting cans of food in food banks with this," Kevin Store, executive director of the Portage Health Foundation said. "Chelsea and other staff have been working on researching and understanding health and... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Es
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 hours ago
13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Estevan 3-0. Mennear scored twice for West Kelowna. The Warriors will return to action Tuesday when they take on the defending RBC champion Portage Terriers from Mani... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Kent police officer injured when cruiser rolls over leg during suspect arrestpolice cruiser rolled forward and over his leg. Police are still investigating
Kent police officer injured when cruiser rolls over leg during suspect arrest
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 12 hours ago
police cruiser rolled forward and over his leg. Police are still investigating how that happened. Smith was taken to University Hospitals Portage Medical Center where he was treated and released. The suspect in the assault was arrested and char... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Es
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup
Penticton Western News / Posted 12 hours ago
13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Estevan 3-0. Mennear scored twice for West Kelowna. The Warriors will return to action Tuesday when they take on the defending RBC champion Portage Terriers from Mani... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Municipal Court casesprosecutor request; two counts OVI, speed, driving under suspension OVI suspens
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
prosecutor request; two counts OVI, speed, driving under suspension OVI suspension, dismissed. Rita A. Hunter, 62, of 1820 Portage Path, domestic violence amended to disorderly, guilty, fined $50. Daniel L. Ralston, 53, of South Vienna, assault,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Police cruiser rolls over Kent officer during arrestcruiser rolled forward, over Smith's leg as he wrestled with the assailant. Sm
Police cruiser rolls over Kent officer during arrest
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 hours ago
cruiser rolled forward, over Smith's leg as he wrestled with the assailant. Smith was taken to University Hospitals Portage Medical Center for treatment and has been released. Police say it is unclear why the vehicle rolled forward. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Orr scores winner as Terriers take openerPortage Terriers’ Brad Bowles looks up at Melfort Mustang defenceman Kirk Bear
Orr scores winner as Terriers take opener
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Portage Terriers’ Brad Bowles looks up at Melfort Mustang defenceman Kirk Bear during their Western Canada Cup opener on Saturday in Estevan, Sask. Portage won 2-1. Elkhorn product Brett Orr’s power-play goal 2:42 into the third period stood up as... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local Sportsafternoon. Elkhorn product Brett Orr’s power-play goal 2:42 into the third per
Local Sports
Brandon Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
afternoon. Elkhorn product Brett Orr’s power-play goal 2:42 into the third period stood up as the winning goal in the Portage Terriers’ 2-1 win over the Melfort Mustangs in the Western Canada Cup opener for both teams Saturday in Estevan,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Orr scores winner as Terriers take openerElkhorn product Brett Orr’s power-play goal 2:42 into the third period stood up
Orr scores winner as Terriers take opener
Brandon Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Elkhorn product Brett Orr’s power-play goal 2:42 into the third period stood up as the winning goal in the Portage Terriers’ 2-1 win over the Melfort Mustangs in the Western Canada Cup opener for both teams Saturday in Estevan, Sask. Nick Henry... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Third Women Create Salon Is Wednesdayand celebrate women artists by mounting a juried exhibit every other year. Arti
Third Women Create Salon Is Wednesday
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
and celebrate women artists by mounting a juried exhibit every other year. Artist Audrey Dowling, owner and operator of the Portage Hill Gallery in Westfield juried the show. Internationally exhibited artist, curator and educator Debra Eck and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Ohio’s state parks get spruced up“Those low-head dams are dangerous to our paddlers on our river systems,” and t
Ohio’s state parks get spruced up
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
“Those low-head dams are dangerous to our paddlers on our river systems,” and the buoys will warn paddlers where they must portage around those dams, he added. The buoys are paid for by the state’s waterway safety fund, which consists of boat... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Seven delegates chosen to attend Democratic National Conventionfor who they believe should represent the district at the Democratic National C
Seven delegates chosen to attend Democratic National Convention
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted yesterday
for who they believe should represent the district at the Democratic National Convention in July. Matthew LaRonge, from Portage County was chosen as one of the two male pledges from the district in support of Bernie Sanders and said he's very... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
23-old male found dead in Kentfound the man's body while responding to an unrelated incident around 7:30 a.m.
23-old male found dead in Kent
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
found the man's body while responding to an unrelated incident around 7:30 a.m. in the area of Haymaker Parkway. The man's name has not been released. Kent Police detectives are investigating the his death along with Portage County Coroner's Off... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Es
Warriors split first two games at Western Canada Cup
Kelowna Capital News / Posted yesterday
13. On Saturday, Matthew Greenfield stopped 30 shots as the Warriors downed Estevan 3-0. Mennear scored twice for West Kelowna. The Warriors will return to action Tuesday when they take on the defending RBC champion Portage Terriers from Mani... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
23-old male found dead near the Cuyahoga River in KentKENT – The Portage County Coroner confirmed that they were called to the scene
23-old male found dead near the Cuyahoga River in Kent
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
KENT – The Portage County Coroner confirmed that they were called to the scene where the body of a 23-year-old male was found. According to the Coroner’s Office, his body was found around 7:30 a.m. near a pile of rocks near the Cuyahoga River in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Aurora man to be charged after allegedly attacking policethe sergeant and Bayless were taken to the hospital. Police say the sergeant i
Aurora man to be charged after allegedly attacking police
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
the sergeant and Bayless were taken to the hospital. Police say the sergeant is believed to be OK, but the extent of his injuries is not known at this time. Bayless is expected to be charged and will appear in Portage County Common Plea... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Mustangs drop WCC opener to Portagedropped their opener at the Crescent Point Western Canada Cup 2-1 to the defend
Mustangs drop WCC opener to Portage
Melfort Journal / Posted yesterday
dropped their opener at the Crescent Point Western Canada Cup 2-1 to the defending RBC Cup champion and MJHL champion Portage Terriers on Saturday, April 30 in Estevan. Melfort trailed 1-0 after the first period and 2-0 after the second... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
More Michigan hospitals get A's in Leapfrog patient safety reportA. The drop was due to a change in methodology by Leapfrog, McLaren said. One h
More Michigan hospitals get A's in Leapfrog patient safety report
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
A. The drop was due to a change in methodology by Leapfrog, McLaren said. One hospital received an F: UP Health System in Portage. Some hospital systems, like Beaumont Health, which score well enough on other quality and outcomes-based surveys,... Read more
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examiner.com
Salt in Lake Superior, a deadly shipwreck and hailhappened on May 1. In 1866 a May Day snowstorm deposited record snow. Lansing
Salt in Lake Superior, a deadly shipwreck and hail
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
happened on May 1. In 1866 a May Day snowstorm deposited record snow. Lansing observed a record four inches. Ice in the Portage Canal and Portage Lake was still more than a foot thick in 1907. This was the thickest on record for so late in the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Destination Recreation: Paddler's Trailis a pretty dangerous spot. People have died here in the summer at low water,"
Destination Recreation: Paddler's Trail
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
is a pretty dangerous spot. People have died here in the summer at low water," says Pollack "In this area we built a portage trail around Sloping Falls where's there's a dangerous sieve so that enable people to do this stretch of river... 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
OUT & ABOUT | Club Calendar
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
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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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES6:30 p.m. Approximately 90 students, in grades nine through 12, from 15 valley
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
6:30 p.m. Approximately 90 students, in grades nine through 12, from 15 valley school districts in Mahoning, Columbiana and Portage counties will be recognized at the Joyce Brooks Center located at the Mahoning County Career and Technical... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Equal education opportunity for skilled trade careersto limit the number of students they can send to the CTE classes. This past ye
Equal education opportunity for skilled trade careers
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to limit the number of students they can send to the CTE classes. This past year, the CCISD applied for a grant with the Portage Health Foundation and received $50,000 to be used to cut the tuition by $500 for every student enrolled in the health... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Not Over Yet: Testing on bridge extended another weekand resume normal flow between test lifts. The $8.4 million project involves u
Not Over Yet: Testing on bridge extended another week
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and resume normal flow between test lifts. The $8.4 million project involves upgrades and preventive maintenance on the Portage Lake Lift Bridge between Houghton and Hancock. The project started in mid-December 2014 and was scheduled to be... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Up a creek, with a paddle: Desert kayakers chase the waterwalks, but water helps smooth them out. He looks for details. Some places may b
Up a creek, with a paddle: Desert kayakers chase the water
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
walks, but water helps smooth them out. He looks for details. Some places may be too dangerous to run but the boats can be portaged — carried around the rapid until it is safe to paddle. Some places there’s nowhere to portage but the kayakers can... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Marquette hospital responds to safety issuesinjuries and infections, according to its website. UP Health System-Marquette
Marquette hospital responds to safety issues
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
injuries and infections, according to its website. UP Health System-Marquette received a "D" grade, while UP Health System-Portage was the only Michigan hospital to receive an "F." Out of the 80 hospitals in Michigan ranked in the report, 26 got... Read more
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Torontoist
Inherent Weisse: The Ontario Brewing Awards Strike AgainTooth and Nail Brewing Company – SustenanceBronze: Redline Brewhouse – Biere de
Inherent Weisse: The Ontario Brewing Awards Strike Again
Torontoist / Posted 3 days ago
Tooth and Nail Brewing Company – SustenanceBronze: Redline Brewhouse – Biere de GardeLagered AleGold: Mill Street Brewery – Portage AleSilver: Sleeman – Sleeman Cream AleBronze: Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co. – Lug TreadBritish Pale AleGold:... Read more
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Brandon Sun
National accomplishments make Fleet a proud archer3D archery team, along with Zack Iverson and brothers Tyler and Brody Wilson, w
National accomplishments make Fleet a proud archer
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
3D archery team, along with Zack Iverson and brothers Tyler and Brody Wilson, who are all from Birtle. Alex Perron from Portage la Prairie and Christie Lavallée from St. Ambroise round out the team. The young archers also competed in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kitt, Houston preparing for Western Canada CupBritish Columbia league champions as well as the host Bruins — with a date agai
Kitt, Houston preparing for Western Canada Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
British Columbia league champions as well as the host Bruins — with a date against the MJHL and reigning RBC Cup champion Portage Terriers. "I know a few guys on the team and I’ll give them a wink or something on the ice, but it’s jut another... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Soil erosion major pollutantmonths after the construction is complete. In Coventry Township, the erosion f
Soil erosion major pollutant
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
months after the construction is complete. In Coventry Township, the erosion from your property is making its way into the Portage Lakes and other headwater streams that carry it to the Tuscarawas River. This erosion then builds up to create... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Manchester voters to see bond issue on August ballotcity is paying for T-shirts for the seniors and the school administration is pr
Manchester voters to see bond issue on August ballot
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
city is paying for T-shirts for the seniors and the school administration is providing breakfast. A lunch will be held at Portage Lakes State Park after the service day. “This will be our first year, but I’m sure it will be a success and will be... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Coventry boys track looking for share of league titleSchool boys track team just finished its dual meet season with a perfect 10-0 o
Coventry boys track looking for share of league title
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
School boys track team just finished its dual meet season with a perfect 10-0 overall record, including a 7-0 mark in the Portage Trail Conference (PTC), but head coach Danny Savage said his team still has plenty left to accomplish this year. “I... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesto Walent, Situation Awareness was created because it meshed with her career go
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
to Walent, Situation Awareness was created because it meshed with her career goals. After being accepted into the Portage Lakes Career Center Fire Academy program for next year, Walent said she met with Green Fire Department officials who... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County Council gets health report from SCPHthe Ohio Department of Natural Resources for seasonal marine patrol by the Summ
County Council gets health report from SCPH
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for seasonal marine patrol by the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, chiefly for the Portage Lakes, but also for other bodies of water in the county. The money goes toward salaries, uniforms, boat maintenance... Read more
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MLive.com
Police arrest 2, recover stolen handgun after pursuit near KalamazooPavilion Estates mobile home park in Pavilion Township. After the pursuit ende
Police arrest 2, recover stolen handgun after pursuit near Kalamazoo
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Pavilion Estates mobile home park in Pavilion Township. After the pursuit ended, Kalamazoo County sheriff's deputies and Portage Public Safety officers helped Kalamazoo township police arrest two Kalamazoo men who were suspects in the chase. Both... Read more
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Brandon Sun
First DraughtThe biggest downside of IPAs is that because the breweries are using fresh hop
First Draught
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The biggest downside of IPAs is that because the breweries are using fresh hop flowers commercially grown as locally as Portage la Prairie, and as far away as New Zealand, once the IPA is brewed and bottled or canned, it has a ticking expiration... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kitt, Houston preparing for Western Canada CupBritish Columbia league champions as well as the host Bruins — with a date agai
Kitt, Houston preparing for Western Canada Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
British Columbia league champions as well as the host Bruins — with a date against the MJHL and reigning RBC Cup champion Portage Terriers. “I know a few guys on the team and I’ll give them a wink or something on the ice, but it’s jut another... Read more
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Brandon Sun
National accomplishments make Fleet a proud archer3D archery team, along with Zack Iverson and brothers Tyler and Brody Wilson, w
National accomplishments make Fleet a proud archer
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
3D archery team, along with Zack Iverson and brothers Tyler and Brody Wilson, who are all from Birtle. Alex Perron from Portage la Prairie and Christie Lavallée from St. Ambroise round out the team. The young archers also competed in the... Read more
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examiner.com
Shipwrecks, record snowfall, and a wildfireway Marquette to Duluth - she had just been fitted out as a fireboat for that p
Shipwrecks, record snowfall, and a wildfire
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
way Marquette to Duluth - she had just been fitted out as a fireboat for that port. Went down in almost 50 feet of water at Portage Lake, Keweenaw Waterway, but was expected to be quickly recovered, however, she was not raised until seven years... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriorsup on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. A
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriors
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
up on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. After Saturday's opener with the host Bruins, the Warriors will take on Brooks (Alberta) on Sunday, Portage (Manitoba) on Tuesday and Melfort (Saskatchewna) next Thur... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriorsup on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. A
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriors
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
up on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. After Saturday's opener with the host Bruins, the Warriors will take on Brooks (Alberta) on Sunday, Portage (Manitoba) on Tuesday and Melfort (Saskatchewna) next Thur... Read more
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The Suburbanite
PLCC Network Computer TechnologyGREEN Chris Worcster was not very interested in school while a student at Coven
PLCC Network Computer Technology
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
GREEN Chris Worcster was not very interested in school while a student at Coventry.Now, as a junior at Portage Lakes Career Center (PLCC) in the Network Computer Technology class, he no longer tries to get out of going to school.Growing up he was... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriorsup on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. A
Saskatchewan roots run deep on Warriors
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 days ago
up on a farm near Herschel, Sask., in the west central area of the province. After Saturday's opener with the host Bruins, the Warriors will take on Brooks (Alberta) on Sunday, Portage (Manitoba) on Tuesday and Melfort (Saskatchewna) next Thur... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Warren Harding teacher charged again with drug-possessionjob, according to court records. She also was charged again this week in Cuyah
Former Warren Harding teacher charged again with drug-possession
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
job, according to court records. She also was charged again this week in Cuyahoga Falls on an additional drug-possession charge and traffic citations. Those charges are pending, according to online records of Stow Municipal Court in Portage Co... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Calumet Theatre Modjeska Ball& staff thank the following for making our Modjeska Ball fundraiser gala a succ
Calumet Theatre Modjeska Ball
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
& staff thank the following for making our Modjeska Ball fundraiser gala a success: Major Sponsors: U.P. Health System Portage; Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital; Copper Country Veterinary Clinic; Houghton Community Broadcasting; Upper Peninsula Power... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Foundation reincorporated to spread charity throughout area communitiesHANCOCK - When the Portage Health Foundation reincorporated in December, 2013,
Foundation reincorporated to spread charity throughout area communities
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
HANCOCK - When the Portage Health Foundation reincorporated in December, 2013, It shifted its intent from being a support organization of the Portage Health Hospital, to becoming a charitable community foundation, with the goal of providing grant... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Message in a Bottlesome time at Hancock Beach, when she decided it might be fun to write a note, p
Message in a Bottle
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
some time at Hancock Beach, when she decided it might be fun to write a note, put it in a bottle and throw it into the Portage Lake, with the hope it would travel far before being found. Shannon, whose last name now is Arvon, said on the... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Petawawa water, sewer rates risingCentre Road, $17,592 for Victoria Street, $30,000 for Mary Street design, $30,0
Petawawa water, sewer rates rising
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Centre Road, $17,592 for Victoria Street, $30,000 for Mary Street design, $30,000 for future looping of the watermain from Portage to Woodlan and $15,000 for McGregor Hill watermain. Mantifel said the 2016 sewage budget amounts to a total $407,612... Read more
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