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2 sentenced in Eagle River

January 24, 2015 Spagnotti gets year in jail for CSC EAGLE RIVER — An Ahmeek man was sentenced to a year in jail for criminal sexual conduct in Keweenaw County Circuit Court Frida. more »»

Pelkie school may close

January 24, 2015 PELKIE — The Baraga Area Schools are once again weighing the costs and benefits of the K-2 Pelkie Elementary School against a budget that’s spent several years in the red. more »»

Hancock Beach dock to be demolished and replaced

January 24, 2015 HANCOCK — A popular structure in Hancock has fallen into disrepair, so the members of the Hancock City Council are in the process of determining how to replace i. more »»

Getting closer to the public

January 23, 2015 CALUMET — The Michigan State Police began a program called Community Service Trooper in 2010, and now the program is in all MSP posts, including Calumet. more »»

It’s a wrap ... for now

January 23, 2015 GREENLAND — A fantasy movie that began shooting Jan. 3 inside the Adventure Mine in Greenland has delayed further filming after brutally cold temperatures wreaked havoc on costumes and equipment. more »»

Photographer studies Finnish influence in U.S.

January 23, 2015 HANCOCK — It began with a pair of scissors. Specifically, a pair of orange-handled scissors from the Finnish company Fiskars. The company’s scissors have become a worldwide presence. more »»

Partners in advocacy

January 23, 2015 HOUGHTON — Michigan Technological University recently announced it will partner with Federal Science Partners in order to have a louder voice in Washington, D.C. more »»

Cadeau back in court

January 22, 2015 HOUGHTON — The suspect in a 2013 murder in Houghton stood mute on two charges in Houghton County Circuit Court Wednesda. more »»

Police log

January 22, 2015 City of Hancock Police Department • 1:16 a.m. — Officers responded to a burglar alarm on Navy Street. • 7:30 a.m. — Officers responded to a two-car PDA on Roberts and Jennings streets. • 9:30 p.. more »»

The importance of water

January 22, 2015 HANCOCK — Most Americans probably don’t worry too much about having access to clean fresh water, but Wendy Pabich wants people to realize the impact their daily lives have on water around the world. more »»

KBIC Marquette gas station/convenience store nearly finished

January 22, 2015 By DAN ROBLEE droblee@mininggazette. more »»

Willing to help out

January 22, 2015 MARQUETTE — A little bit of money can sometimes go a long way towards improving community health, and the Superior Health Foundation is now accepting mini-grant applications from organizations... more »»

On to trial

January 21, 2015 By GARRETT NEESE L’ANSE — An attempted murder case in Baraga County is still set to go to trial. more »»

No settlement in Zwickey departure

January 21, 2015 L’ANSE — The parting of ways between Baraga County Memorial Hospital and former CEO Tim Zwickey hit another snag this week when the BCMH board of directors chose not to sign off on a deal negotiate... more »»

LBFE establishes foundation

January 21, 2015 HANCOCK — Since 1989, people have been able to make monetary donations to the Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly Foundation Fund, but now, there is a new financial mechanism established to... more »»

Benishek: President’s plan is more of same

January 21, 2015 WASHINGTON — Congressman Dan Benishek, R-Crystal Falls, had a less-than-enthusiastic response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address, Tuesday night on Capitol Hill. more »»

Snowmobile fatality near Ewen

January 20, 2015 EWEN — A man from Indiana is dead as the result of a snowmobile accident in southern Ontonagon County. Michigan State Police at the Wakefield post said the accident was reported shortly before 8 p.. more »»

BHK halts search for new director

January 20, 2015 HOUGHTON — After revealing financial challenges at its December meeting, the BHK Child Development Board outlined pieces of a plan to get the organization back on the right track at its regular... more »»

The MLK legacy

January 20, 2015 By GARRETT NEESE gneese@mininggazette. more »»

Off to a great start

January 20, 2015 By MEGHAN MARQUARDT HANCOCK — For those involved with the Great Start Readiness Program, giving kids a successful school career starts earl. more »»



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