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Detroit Free Press
Patients, towns want relief from state's foggy pot rulesrallies. A handful of dispensaries have opened up in Kalamazoo in recent years
Patients, towns want relief from state's foggy pot rules
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
rallies. A handful of dispensaries have opened up in Kalamazoo in recent years, while officials in neighboring Portage issued a moratorium while reviewing an earlier law that restricted medicinal exchange to home grow operations. But... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Demonstration educates visitors about 1830s eraneeded an hour to hew one log into a railroad tie, of which tens of thousands w
Demonstration educates visitors about 1830s era
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
needed an hour to hew one log into a railroad tie, of which tens of thousands were needed to build the Allegheny Portage line. Sleeper stones had to be shaped by hand, as were the boulders used to build the Lemon House. Rope-making was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Upstate N.Y.’s Fort Ticonderoga offers more bang for buckand 160 miles west of Boston. Commanding a high bluff along Lake Champlain's so
Upstate N.Y.’s Fort Ticonderoga offers more bang for buck
TribLIVE / Posted 15 hours ago
and 160 miles west of Boston. Commanding a high bluff along Lake Champlain's southern end, the fort guarded the 1.5-mile portage between Lake Champlain and the northern end of Lake George. The fort was the lynchpin in a chain of military outposts... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Coyotes trade for defenseman, draft three more on Day 2plans to play hockey at Arizona State before beginning his pro career. The 6-f
Coyotes trade for defenseman, draft three more on Day 2
The Arizona Republic / Posted 20 hours ago
plans to play hockey at Arizona State before beginning his pro career. The 6-foot-2, 179-pound Stewart, who is from Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, registered eight goals and 14 assists in 42 games with the Portage Terriers of the Manitoba... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 NHL Draft picksD, Ottawa (OHL). 187. Montreal (from Winnipeg), Arvid Henrikson, D, AIK U-18 (
2016 NHL Draft picks
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
D, Ottawa (OHL). 187. Montreal (from Winnipeg), Arvid Henrikson, D, AIK U-18 (Sweden). 188. Arizona, Dean Stewart, D, Portage (MJHL). 189. Buffalo, Austin Osmanski, D, Mississauga (OHL). 190. Buffalo (from Montreal), Vasily Glotov, C, LVY... Read more
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Boston Globe
2016 team-by-team NHL Draft picksSarnia (OHL); 3. (68) Cam Dineen, D, North Bay (OHL); 6. (158) Patrick Kudla, D
2016 team-by-team NHL Draft picks
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
Sarnia (OHL); 3. (68) Cam Dineen, D, North Bay (OHL); 6. (158) Patrick Kudla, D, Oakville (OJHL); 7. (188) Dean Stewart, D, Portage (MJHL). 1. (14) Charlie McAvoy, D, Boston University (Hockey East); 1. (29) Trent Frederic, C, USA U-18 (USHL); 2.... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Vicksburg resident dies in delivery truck crash near SchoolcraftMich. — The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash th
Vicksburg resident dies in delivery truck crash near Schoolcraft
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Mich. — The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred early Saturday morning on Portage Road north of West U Avenue. The crash occurred at 6:58 a.m. Saturday when a northbound delivery truck ran off the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Delivery driver killed when truck hits treeman died when his vehicle crashed into a tree. The man was driving a delivery
Delivery driver killed when truck hits tree
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
man died when his vehicle crashed into a tree. The man was driving a delivery truck Saturday, June 25, on northbound Portage Road north of W U Avenue when it ran off the side of the road, hit an unoccupied car in a driveway and crashed into a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
June 25, 2016all those who were involved in bringing him here.Some advice for councilRegardi
June 25, 2016
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
all those who were involved in bringing him here.Some advice for councilRegarding the baseball tournament now being held in Portage la Prairie. It is time to become strategic, mayor and council, when making decisions! Do the math instead of making... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Trout catches highlight fishing actionspoons and body baits. A few did alright when jigging in 220 to 260 feet off Je
Trout catches highlight fishing action
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
spoons and body baits. A few did alright when jigging in 220 to 260 feet off Jentoffs. Lake trout were caught in the South Portage Entry near Farmers, Newton's and the Big Reef in 80 to 150 feet. In Traverse Bay, the lake trout bite was starting to... 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 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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The Daily Mining Gazette
More chess tables coming to communityBeiring, 10th-grader Easton Laitila and ninth-grader Andrew Carter play chess o
More chess tables coming to community
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
Beiring, 10th-grader Easton Laitila and ninth-grader Andrew Carter play chess on tables made by the Houghton Middle School Builders Club. Nine tables the club made will be going out to sites such as the Portage Lake District Library and The B... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
More chess tables coming to communitymiddle-school grade will get a table, as will the middle/high school library. O
More chess tables coming to community
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
middle-school grade will get a table, as will the middle/high school library. Outside the school, two tables will go to the Portage Lake District Library and one each to Rhythm, The Bluffs, the Scott Hotel, the Douglass House Apartments and Heritage... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
42-story tower proposed in downtown Grand Rapidswedge of land borders Fulton Street, Louis Street, and Ionia Avenue. The initi
42-story tower proposed in downtown Grand Rapids
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
wedge of land borders Fulton Street, Louis Street, and Ionia Avenue. The initial plans have been presented to the city by Portage-based developer The Hinman Co. Suzanne Schulz is the Managing Director of Design and Development for the city of... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Things to do in the Green areaJUNE 25The Buckeye Martinfest will be held at Portage Lakes State Park/State Mi
Things to do in the Green area
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
JUNE 25The Buckeye Martinfest will be held at Portage Lakes State Park/State Mill Launch Ramp, 809 State Mill Road from 2 to 4 p.m. Celebrate purple martins, the birds that are aerial acrobats and insect-eaters. All participants are welcome to feed... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesor www.cpclerk.co.summit.oh.us. PLCC to become hubfor UA fire training classes
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
or www.cpclerk.co.summit.oh.us. PLCC to become hubfor UA fire training classes GREEN — At its June 16 meeting, the Portage Lakes Career Center (PLCC) Board of Education approved a one-year agreement regarding a memorandum of understanding... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Fifth annual Kaderly Classic golfing event set for July 22He served on the Manchester Board of Education for nearly two decades — 15 of t
Fifth annual Kaderly Classic golfing event set for July 22
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
He served on the Manchester Board of Education for nearly two decades — 15 of those as president. He was a member of the Portage Lakes Career Center [PLCC] Board of Education, a co-founder of the Manchester Alumni Association and a Councilman for... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Area celebrations mark Independence Dayavailable to those ages 17 and younger. For tickets, call 800-686-1141 or go to
Area celebrations mark Independence Day
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
available to those ages 17 and younger. For tickets, call 800-686-1141 or go to clevelandorchestra.com. Donations to the Portage Lakes Fireworks Association (PLFA) to support the show are accepted at P.O. Box 26923, Akron, OH 44319 or at... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Mayor showcases village to investorsrelease concerning the event. Cochran said Justice traveled to Washington, D.C
Mayor showcases village to investors
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
release concerning the event. Cochran said Justice traveled to Washington, D.C, with members of the Mayors Association of Portage, Stark and Summit Counties to promote “our region.” “Mayor Justice and the Mayors Association are in D.C. with many... 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 2 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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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Plans filed for new tallest building in Grand Rapidssite of new 42-story tower GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – There may soon be a new talle
Plans filed for new tallest building in Grand Rapids
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
site of new 42-story tower GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – There may soon be a new tallest building in downtown Grand Rapids. A Portage company, The Hinman Company, has filed plans with the city for a 42-story, 418-foot-tall hotel and apartment building... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
GRBJ: Dramatic change to Grand Rapids skyline proposedGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A Portage-based developer is proposing a big change to th
GRBJ: Dramatic change to Grand Rapids skyline proposed
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - A Portage-based developer is proposing a big change to the downtown Grand Rapids skyline. Plans for a 42-story highrise have been submitted by Hinman, according to Rhonda Baker, historic preservation specialist with the city of... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Fortunate for community helpto thank the Houghton City Police Department for providing breathalyzers for th
Fortunate for community help
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to thank the Houghton City Police Department for providing breathalyzers for the party. We would like to thank the Houghton-Portage Township Schools for allowing us the use of the high school building and facilities. We would like to thank the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Do varicose veins affect your summer wardrobe?treatment. If you would like to know more about varicose veins and treatment o
Do varicose veins affect your summer wardrobe?
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
treatment. If you would like to know more about varicose veins and treatment options, Dr. Tim Sears of UP Health System Portage will present a free public presentation titled, "Varicose Vein Treatment" on Monday, June 27 at the Memorial Union... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Library to add 3-D printing, programsHOUGHTON - The Portage Lake District Library Board of Trustees approved a balan
Library to add 3-D printing, programs
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
HOUGHTON - The Portage Lake District Library Board of Trustees approved a balanced $605,625 budget at its monthly meeting Wednesday. The bulk of revenues comes from property taxes - expected at $543,000, a 1 percent increase from 2015. Projected... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Real Estate News & Notesto begin work today, June 23, on a $1.5 million project to replace several mile
West Side Real Estate News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
to begin work today, June 23, on a $1.5 million project to replace several miles of pipeline in the area around North Portage Path and Merriman Road. Utility company officials said 12,500 feet of bare steel pipeline will be replaced with... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Celebrations mark Independence Dayof Commerce presents the parade, she added. For more information and updates,
Celebrations mark Independence Day
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
of Commerce presents the parade, she added. For more information and updates, go to cityoffairlawn.com. Donations to the Portage Lakes Fireworks Association (PLFA) to support the show are accepted at P.O. Box 26923, Akron, OH 44319 or at... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Lakemore vicious dog ordinance going into effect July 1meeting by council members as he is attending a conference in Washington, D.C.,
Lakemore vicious dog ordinance going into effect July 1
The Suburbanite / Posted 3 days ago
meeting by council members as he is attending a conference in Washington, D.C., with members of the Mayors Association of Portage, Stark and Summit Counties and others promoting the region at the Select USA Conference.Councilwoman Laura Cochran... Read more
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MLive.com
Tanker on its side leaking fuel, eastbound I-94 closed near Sprinkle RoadPORTAGE, MI -- An eastbound tanker on I-94 crashed onto its side early Thursday
Tanker on its side leaking fuel, eastbound I-94 closed near Sprinkle Road
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
PORTAGE, MI -- An eastbound tanker on I-94 crashed onto its side early Thursday morning, spilling fuel along the highway and closing eastbound lanes near Exit 80, Sprinkle Road. Kalamazoo County Undersheriff Pali Matyas said the eastbound lanes of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Willms eyeing first berths in amateurother provincial amateur qualifier, which takes place today at the Transcona Go
Willms eyeing first berths in amateur
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
other provincial amateur qualifier, which takes place today at the Transcona Golf Club. Wytinck was the medalist at the amateur qualifier in Portage la Prairie last summer after shooting a 1-under 69. » nliewicki@brandonsun.com » Twitter: @liew... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kayaker hit by motorboat on Long LakePORTAGE, Mich. – A woman suffered only minor injuries after the kayak she was o
Kayaker hit by motorboat on Long Lake
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
PORTAGE, Mich. – A woman suffered only minor injuries after the kayak she was operating was hit by a motorboat Wednesday. The crash happened on Long Lake at about 2:00pm. The motorboat was driven by a 69-year-old Richland man, according to the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local Sportsgolf championship on Saturday at the Minnedosa Golf and Country Club on. The T
Local Sports
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
golf championship on Saturday at the Minnedosa Golf and Country Club on. The Town Centre Dental Westman FC under-14 boys’ soccer team beat Winnipeg South End United 3-0 in a Winnipeg Youth Soccer Association contest in Portage la Prairie on Tues... Read more
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The Alpena News
PATRICIA L. DUKEby her three sons, Douglas (Jamie) Duke of Wolverine, Mich., John (Rhonda) Duke
PATRICIA L. DUKE
The Alpena News / Posted 3 days ago
by her three sons, Douglas (Jamie) Duke of Wolverine, Mich., John (Rhonda) Duke of Louisville, Texas, and Joseph Duke of Portage, Mich; along with nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and her brother Carl (Audrey) Stamm of Dryden,... Read more
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Freeman journal
Linda Thayer, 71, formerly of Webster CityThey raised three children then relocated to Thayer, Missouri in 1992. Claude p
Linda Thayer, 71, formerly of Webster City
Freeman journal / Posted 3 days ago
They raised three children then relocated to Thayer, Missouri in 1992. Claude passed away April 10, 2006 and Linda moved to Portage, Wisconsin where she was closer to her eldest daughter. Throughout her adult life, Linda was passionately devoted to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
City moves Colorado Bridge portage path to safer spot | News - Home Moves floaters away from McKay Park sewer project To protect p
City moves Colorado Bridge portage path to safer spot
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| News - Home Moves floaters away from McKay Park sewer project To protect public safety, city of Bend has worked out new detour for river... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter John M. Ridleyof Dover, Judy M. Trahan of Gray, La. and Jeannie M. (Ralph) Echelbarger of Men
Mendota Reporter John M. Ridley
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
of Dover, Judy M. Trahan of Gray, La. and Jeannie M. (Ralph) Echelbarger of Mendota; and one brother, Jody M. Ridley of Portage, Wis. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James M. Ridley. In 2014, John retired as a... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Fort with long history offers new ways to view itand 160 miles west of Boston. Commanding a high bluff along Lake Champlain's so
Fort with long history offers new ways to view it
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
and 160 miles west of Boston. Commanding a high bluff along Lake Champlain's southern end, the fort guarded the 1.5-mile portage between Lake Champlain and the northern end of Lake George. The fort was the lynchpin in a chain of military outposts... Read more
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Sporting Life
Weights & Measures: Royal Ascotwhen it comes to making the Ebor cut in recent years.Godolphin's season takes o
Weights & Measures: Royal Ascot
Sporting Life / Posted 4 days ago
when it comes to making the Ebor cut in recent years.Godolphin's season takes offRibchester >>>> Up 4lb to 117 Portage >>>> Up 7lb to 111 Hawkbill >>>> Up 4lb to 110 Elite Army >>>> Up 4lb to 109 Prize Money >>>> Up 6lb to 107After... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Kayaking offers unique peek at Detroitto launches along various waterways. Similar to bicycle or snowmobile trails,
Kayaking offers unique peek at Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
to launches along various waterways. Similar to bicycle or snowmobile trails, they often include signage for access and portage points, as well as information on local heritage, businesses and attractions. In Southeast Michigan, the Detroit... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Parto’s hosting Friday eventfirst in the girls 16-19 division, shooting a 40, 41. NEOBCA finishes in a tie
Parto’s hosting Friday event
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
first in the girls 16-19 division, shooting a 40, 41. NEOBCA finishes in a tie The Mahoning-Columbiana All-Stars and the Portage-Trumbull All-Stars finished in a 5-5 tie in Tuesday’s NEOBCA game at Canal Park in Akron. Western Reserves’s Walker... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Vigil of solidarity to change solitary confinement in WI prisonsis also participating at the Columbia Correctional Institution (ADDRESS: Columb
Vigil of solidarity to change solitary confinement in WI prisons
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 4 days ago
is also participating at the Columbia Correctional Institution (ADDRESS: Columbia Correctional Institution PO Box 950 Portage, WI 53901-0950) Wisconsin residents are encouraged to reach out to their local legislators, and demand change.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plum brothers key cogs in Serra Catholic baseball machinedone after the WPIAL finals as they had their sights set on a PIAA title as wel
Plum brothers key cogs in Serra Catholic baseball machine
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
done after the WPIAL finals as they had their sights set on a PIAA title as well. Serra upended District 6 champion Portage, 4-3, in the PIAA first round, and Zack scored the winning run on a safety squeeze in the bottom of the seventh. He... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Houghton-PT budget ticks upHOUGHTON - Houghton-Portage Township Schools Board of Education approved a budg
Houghton-PT budget ticks up
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
HOUGHTON - Houghton-Portage Township Schools Board of Education approved a budget with a slight increase in expenses at its meeting Monday. Appropriations are projected at $11,856,213 in the General Fund, a 1 percent increase, said district business... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Coventry Schools prepare for busy summer of movingto the former high school on Manchester Road. The high school students will be
Coventry Schools prepare for busy summer of moving
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
to the former high school on Manchester Road. The high school students will be moving into the new Coventry High School on Portage Lakes Drive.Hibian said this will be the third move he has been a part of. The other moves occurred when schools... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brother of U.S. Congressman Walz dies in storm in Boundary W...about the incident, we immediately put canoes and a backboard on one of our pon
Brother of U.S. Congressman Walz dies in storm in Boundary W...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
about the incident, we immediately put canoes and a backboard on one of our pontoon boats and rallied to the Duncan Lake portage,” Sproat said. The camp staff traveled about two miles on Bearskin Lake by pontoon boat, then portaged canoes over... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
John Ridleyof Dover, Judy M. Trahan of Gray, La., and Jeannie M. (Ralph) Echelbarger of Me
John Ridley
Bureau County Republican / Posted 5 days ago
of Dover, Judy M. Trahan of Gray, La., and Jeannie M. (Ralph) Echelbarger of Mendota; and one brother, Jody M. Ridley of Portage, Wis. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James M. Ridley. Memorial services will be at 10... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction onlineHOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) — A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the do
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction online
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) — A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the double-decked Portage Lake Lift Bridge in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been digitized and is available online. The Michigan Department of Transportation film titled... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction onlineHOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the do
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction online
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the double-decked Portage Lake Lift Bridge in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been digitized and is available online. The Michigan Department of Transportation film titled... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction onlineHOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the do
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction online
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) - A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the double-decked Portage Lake Lift Bridge in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been digitized and is available online. The Michigan Department of Transportation film titled... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction onlineHOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) — A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the do
Documentary on Portage Lake Lift Bridge construction online
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
HOUGHTON, Mich. (AP) — A documentary detailing the 1950s construction of the double-decked Portage Lake Lift Bridge in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been digitized and is available online. The Michigan Department of Transportation film titled... Read more
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