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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Native American leaders seek federal climate change actionAgreement, an international agreement aimed at reducing pollutants. Some tribe
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
Agreement, an international agreement aimed at reducing pollutants. Some tribes aren't waiting for federal action. The Forest County Potawatomi are trying to use solar energy in order to lower their carbon energy usage. "They have 30 kilowatts... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Million-dollar renovation project to bring college and more to Laona; project leaders work to preserve building's historybeen working to get the 1914 building on state and national registries of histo
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted yesterday
been working to get the 1914 building on state and national registries of historic places. RT Krueger, who works with the Forest County Historical Society, says any buildings recognized as historic could help bring tourism to the community.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Forrest County Board approves Calico as 12th Circuit Court liaisonit's going to reduce the number of inmates in the Forrest County Jail and save
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
it's going to reduce the number of inmates in the Forrest County Jail and save us, the taxpayers at Forest County, a substantial amount of money in and made housing and medical costs," Hogan said. Hogan also said that it's... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Endangered animals will be bred at Hainault Zooback into the wild. Picture: Frances Crickmore via iwitness Endangered species
Ilford Recorder / Posted 7 days ago
back into the wild. Picture: Frances Crickmore via iwitness Endangered species will be bred in a new zoo in Hainault Forest County Park. As well as “exotic” animals, UK native species including water voles and red squirrels will be bred and... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Northwoods tribal leader pleads not guilty in work confrontationa tribal employee after a judge ruled prosecutors presented enough evidence to
WAOW Wausau / Posted 7 days ago
a tribal employee after a judge ruled prosecutors presented enough evidence to justify the charges, according to online Forest County court records. Chris McGeshick, 52, of Crandon is charged with two felonies - false imprisonment and... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Sokaogon Chippewa Tribal Chair pleads not guilty in battery case; faces two felony chargesand this continued as he refused to cooperate [and] refused to turn over his ce
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 7 days ago
and this continued as he refused to cooperate [and] refused to turn over his cell phone," said Tousey. In court, the Forest County Sheriff as well as the captain testified. They both spoke to the victim after the incident. They said they saw... Read more
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Philly.com
Support for Trump slipping in rural America?does, doesn’t affect me,” Kuklinski, a Republican, said by phone. “I pay the ta
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
does, doesn’t affect me,” Kuklinski, a Republican, said by phone. “I pay the taxes. I cut my grass.” I reached out to the “Forest County Pa Democrats” on Facebook, to see what the vibe was there. Forest, with a population of 7,410, is one of the... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Gardner announces candidacy for Oneida County Sheriffas ideas to improve the Sheriff's Office." Gardner is the second candidate to
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 9 days ago
as ideas to improve the Sheriff's Office." Gardner is the second candidate to formally announce his campaign. Oneida and Forest county Medical Examiner Larry Mathein announced his campaign about a week ago. Hartman has not announced publicly... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Potawatomi to sponsor streetcar for $10 million for 12 yearsafternoon press conference, Mayor Tom Barrett and Rodney Ferguson, CEO of Potaw
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 13 days ago
afternoon press conference, Mayor Tom Barrett and Rodney Ferguson, CEO of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, announced that the Forest County Potawatomi Community will be the presenting sponsor of the city’s streetcar system. The name will be “The Hop,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Sokaogon tribal leadera tribal employee who was being suspended and refused to give him a tribal-issu
WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 days ago
a tribal employee who was being suspended and refused to give him a tribal-issued cell phone, according to online Forest County court records. Chris McGeshick, 52, of Crandon is charged with felony false imprisonment and two misdemeanors... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Northwoods Transit Connections adjusts 'on call' procedurean issue and one of the reasons Northwoods Transit Connections is making adjust
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
an issue and one of the reasons Northwoods Transit Connections is making adjustments. Bridge loan attemptsIn June 2015, Forest County left the consortium and the other two counties proceeded alone. In February 2016, Altenburg was hired by the... Read more
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TribLIVE
30 in northwestern PA charged with running crystal meth ringin Mayport in Clarion County and Tucson, Arizona. The shipments were received b
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
in Mayport in Clarion County and Tucson, Arizona. The shipments were received by Dale Hanlin, 66, of Cooksburg in Forest County, according to investigators. Authorities used a combination of controlled purchases, electronic surveillance,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Cruz receives life sentence for 2016 murderthe verdict. The incident occurred on the night of Friday, July 1, 2016. Accor
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 29 days ago
the verdict. The incident occurred on the night of Friday, July 1, 2016. According to investigator Nick Calico of the Forest County Sheriff's Department, authorities received a call at around 9:50 p.m. about a "suspicious person" walking on... Read more
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Times News
Court rejects appeal in man’s incest casecalled Rico “basically a coward” for targeting the child. Rico tried to arrange
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
called Rico “basically a coward” for targeting the child. Rico tried to arrange an abortion when he learned the girl was pregnant. He’s currently housed at the state prison in Marienville, Forest County, and faces deportation once he’s r... Read more

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