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Search For Missing Boaters

UPDATE–The Canadian Coast Guard is providing assistance to the U.S. Coast Guard, Michigan State Police, Michigan DNR, along with local sheriff and fire departments in the effort to find three missing boaters. Authorities are looking near the town of Gay to the Keweenaw Bay, down to Baraga and even as …

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Mobile Voter Registration Drive At Michigan Tech

The Secretary of State’s Mobile Office will be making a stop in Houghton on Monday. The Mobile Office will visit the campus of Michigan Tech to offer voter registration and other services to students, staff and area residents. Tech is one of three U.P. universities the mobile office is visiting …

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Critical Blood Shortage In The U.P.

The U.P. Regional Blood Center says they are in critical need of blood donations throughout the Upper Peninsula. The needs are greatest for donations of A-positive, A-negative, and O-negative blood types. Donations to the UP Regional Blood Center always stay in the Upper Peninsula to help patients in your local …

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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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