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First Day Results From The Houghton County Fair

The Houghton County Fair continues today. The first day of the fair saw nice crowds out to enjoy the new rides and attractions. Among those is free remote control car racing, with one race won by 9-year-old Zach Oselo of Wisconsin. Skerbeck Entertainment has brought roughly two dozen new rides for …

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Aspirus Keweenaw Welcomes John Nguyen, DO

LAURIUM – Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital in Laurium is pleased to welcome John Nguyen, DO, to its excellent general surgery team. Dr. Nguyen joins Dr. Michael McAllister in delivering a higher level of comprehensive surgical services for patients of all ages in the Keweenaw. He is now seeing patients in Laurium …

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Part of Trail 3 Will Close Monday

Attention ATV riders… Trail 3 will be closed from the Gas Plant Road to the Laurium intersection for culvert replacement from August 29 to November 13th. The Keweenaw ATV Club has marked a detour around the construction site. Please follow the signs.

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Keweenaw Brewfest Saturday In Houghton

The Keweenaw Brewfest takes place tomorrow at Ray Kestner Waterfront Park. The event serves as a fundraiser for the Keweenaw Community Foundation and the proceeds go to help support over 80 local organizations. It’s good time, all for charity. KCF Executive Director Jim Vivian talks about what’s on tap. Tickets are …

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Missing St. Clair Man Found On Manitou Island

The Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Office says 58-year-old Timothy Anderson of St.Clair was found around 11:00 am Thursday. Anderson was reported missing from High Rock Bay in Keweenaw County by a U.S. Coast Guard search vessel. He was found on Manitou Island about three miles east of High Rock Bay, where …

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Search On For Missing Sailboat In Keweenaw County

The Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Department says a search is on for a missing 58-year-old man who was reportedly attempting to sail to Copper Harbor. He left High Rock Bay around 5:00pm Wednesday. Sheriff Deputies, along with the Coast Guard, are conducting the search on Lake Superior and the coast. If …

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Police Investigate Poisoning Death Of Houghton Woman

The Houghton Police Department says they are continuing their investigation of a woman poisoned to death in December 2015. 31-year-old Janel Rene Sturzl of Houghton reportedly became ill in October 2015 and sought treatment for her unknown illness at the time. In late November, she was transferred to the Mayo …

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