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Donations Still Needed For Yooper Relief Convoy

A group of local farmers and truck drivers are working together to help victims of a series of devastating wildfires. Called the Yooper Relief Convo–seven trucks hauling bales of hay and other supplies are scheduled to leave from Bruce Crossing Friday, headed to Oklahoma. The effort was started by Marty …

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U.P. Company Donates Computer Equipment To Michigan Tech

A donation of equipment to Michigan Tech’s School of Business and Economics will create more opportunities for students. Iron Mountain based CCI Systems donated over 50 pieces of equipment to support the new Information Systems Student Lab of the Management Information Systems program. Assistant Professor Jeffrey Wall says the computers, …

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Dianda To Hold Town Hall & Coffee Hours

LANSING —State Rep. Scott Dianda (D-Calumet) will hold a listening town hall and coffee hours in House District 110 to give residents a chance to ask questions and share their concerns with him. “The good people of HD 110 hear me talking about what is going on in Lansing, and …

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Owl Improving At Chocolay Rapter Center

A papa owl that received a lot of media attention after it was shot and rehabbed two years ago is back at the Chocolay Raptor Center. On Friday, the center received a call that an owl was down on the ground across the street from St. Peter’s Cathedral in Marquette. …

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Give Drugs the Boot moved to April 22

Give Drugs the Boot has been moved to Saturday, April 22 at 12 p.m. near Finlandia Hall on the campus of Finlandia University. The event, which is hosted by Calumet High School’s S.A.D.D. (Students Against Destructive Decisions) Chapter, was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 1. “Due to the huge increase …

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Natural Resources Symposium at Michigan Tech

By Jennifer Donovan, Director of News & Media Relations University Marketing & Communications Michigan Technological University The international natural resources honor society Xi Sigma Pi is sponsoring a symposium from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, March 24 in Room G002 of the Forestry Building at Michigan Tech. The annual symposium …

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Dianda Nominated to CSG Midwest-Canada Relations Committee

LANSING — State Rep. Scott Dianda (D-Calumet) said today that he thanks House Speaker Tom Leonard for nominating him to serve on the Council of State Governments Midwest’s MLC Midwest-Canada Relations Committee for the 2017-2018 term. CSG Midwest is made of the states of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, …

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