Tuesday, Jun. 30, 2015

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U.P. Man Charged With Abuse & Torture Of An Infant

U.P. Man Charged With Abuse & Torture Of An Infant

Posted On: June 30, 2015

A West Branch Township man is in jail on charges of child abuse and torture. Troopers from the [...]

Sea Lamprey Control Planned For Lake Superior Tributary

Sea Lamprey Control Planned For Lake Superior Tributary

Posted On: June 30, 2015

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel will apply lampricides to the Gratiot River (Keweenaw County) to kill sea [...]

Environmental Group Calls Attention To Effects Of Mining on Water Sources

Environmental Group Calls Attention To Effects Of Mining on Water Sources

Posted On: June 30, 2015

An environmental watchdog group is voicing their concerns surrounding the Eagle Mine and the effect on ground and [...]

Restriction Lifted For Waivers For Native Americans At NMU

Restriction Lifted For Waivers For Native Americans At NMU

Posted On: June 30, 2015

Native American students attending Northern Michigan University will no longer need to be enrolled in a degree-granting program [...]

Peregrine Falcon Population Continues to Rebound

Peregrine Falcon Population Continues to Rebound

Posted On: June 30, 2015

It’s been a busy June for an endangered bird in Michigan. Seven peregrine falcons have hatched in different [...]

Smurfing Legislation Promoted

Smurfing Legislation Promoted

Posted On: June 30, 2015

Another move is underway to crack down on “smurfing,” an illegal practice where several people conspire to buy [...]

New Study of Kids Cancer Drug Shows Promising Results

New Study of Kids Cancer Drug Shows Promising Results

Posted On: June 30, 2015

New research into a drug to treat a particularly deadly form of children’s cancer could lead to better [...]

SCOTUS Ruling on air Emissions Doesn’t Change Much for MI Utilities

SCOTUS Ruling on air Emissions Doesn’t Change Much for MI Utilities

Posted On: June 30, 2015

A ruling by the U-S Supreme Court Monday won’t change the plans of two of Michigan’s largest utility [...]

Pastyfest Winners And Mascot Name Game Update

Pastyfest Winners And Mascot Name Game Update

Posted On: June 29, 2015

The winners of the Pasty Bake-Off are known, but the decision on what to name the Pasty mascot [...]

Benishek Responds To Johnson’s Challenge

Benishek Responds To Johnson’s Challenge

Posted On: June 29, 2015

While elections for Michigan’s First Congressional District are still over a year away, Congressman Dan Benishek already has an [...]