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Last Stage Of Lakeshore Drive Project Begins

Wondering if the construction along Houghton’s waterfront will ever end? Good news, says City Manager Eric Waara.  Though things are a bit of a mess right now, the last stage is here. Paving work is being done on Quincy Street near Bridgeview Park and will continue with paving the park …

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OB/GYN Care Expands for Patients at Aspirus Keweenaw

LAURIUM, Mich. – Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital and Clinics proudly welcomes Obstetrician/Gynecologist Lance Maki, MD, and Certified Nurse Midwife Cindy Beale, CNM, to its team of highly skilled medical providers. Dr. Maki and Beale are now seeing patients at two convenient locations:  Aspirus Laurium and Aspirus Houghton clinics. Dr. Maki brings …

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Be on Alert for Scammers in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is reminding Michigan residents to exercise caution in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Unfortunately whether it is selling a flood damaged vehicle or taking donations meant for disaster relief, scammers choose times of disaster to take advantage of hard working well meaning citizens. …

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Wet Summer Could Lead To Lower Electric Bills

MARQUETTE – Significant rainfall and cooler temperatures may have dampened the spirits of outdoor recreationists this summer; however, the silver-lining has been an increase in the production of clean, renewable energy from Upper Peninsula Power Company’s (UPPCO) hydroelectric generation fleet. “The extra rainfall has increased the water level in our …

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