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Improved Opioid Treatment for Adolescents Passes Senate

A bill to expand access to safe, effective treatment for adolescents and young adults struggling with opioid addiction is moving forward. The US Senate passed the YOUTH Act on Monday, a bipartisan legislation co-introduced by Senator Gary Peters. The provisions, which passed as part of broader legislation, expand an existing …

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Ceremony Will Honor POW/MIA’s

A former POW from Houghton will be among five special guests to be honored at a ceremony in Iron Mountain. The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be holding a National POW/MIA Recognition Day Ceremony this Friday at 11am Central Time. The event will take place at the Pine …

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Lunch & Learn Series Features Business Consulting Expert

Houghton, Michigan, – The Keweenaw Chamber of Commerce is happy to host a monthly Lunch & Learn series. Each month, a presenter discusses a topic relevant to business owners. The Keweenaw Co-op generously sponsors the event. This month the presenter, Roger Woods will be discussing “What You Really Sell”. Attendants …

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Adult vaccines: 7 reasons to roll up your sleeve

ONTONAGON, Mich. – Still think shots are just for kids? You might want to think again suggests health experts at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital and Clinics. Adults should receive certain vaccines too. Here’s list of reasons why you shouldn’t skimp on adult vaccinations: 1. Your age or situation could put you at …

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