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There’s Help For The Homeless

If you’re struggling with homelessness, there is help for you. That’s the message that the folks from the Copper Country Homeless Prevention Coalition (CCHPC) shared with people at Project Homeless Connect. Statistics show there are around 150 people homeless in Houghton, Keweenaw and Baraga Counties, with roughly half of those …

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Get Help for Homelessness Today

Those struggling with homelessness can find help today at an event in Houghton. Project Homeless Connect takes place from 11am to 1pm at Hope Fellowship Church. Help will be available for topics such as veterans assistance, health care, counseling, employment and more. Lunch is free, and participants could win a …

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Chair Lift Rides Begin This Weekend

If you want to see fall color in the U.P., Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park will offer its chairlift rides to see it, starting this weekend. That’s park interpreter, Bob Wild, who says the Fall color is running a couple of weeks late in the western U.P. and he expects …

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Michigan Tech US News Undergraduate Rankings Rise

Michigan Technological University moved up in the latest US News & World Report annual rankings of undergraduate programs at colleges and universities nationwide. In rankings released this week, Michigan Tech placed well into the top half of public universities, ranking 53rd in the nation out of 130 public universities.  Last …

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