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Michigan Tech’s Career FEST Continues With Energy Day

Michigan Tech continues to provide students opportunities to meet with potential employers at this year’s Career Fest. Industry day events, like Energy Day, take place between classes. So students can be more comfortable meeting the companies. Michigan Tech’s Associate Director for Employee Relations Jim Dersrochers said, “So these days are …

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New Catalyst Promises More Accurate PSA Tests

Say you’ve been diagnosed with prostate cancer, the second-leading cause of cancer death in men. You opt for surgery to remove your prostate. Three months later, a prostate surface antigen (PSA) test shows no prostate cells in your body. Everyone rejoices. Until 18 months later, when another PSA test reveals …

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DNR land transactions in the Upper Peninsula to benefit public

Michigan Department of Natural Resources Director Keith Creagh approved several land transactions at the Sept. 10 meeting of the Michigan Natural Resources Commission in Lansing. Among them were three transactions in the Upper Peninsula — in Gogebic, Houghton and Mackinac counties — which are expected to help provide public recreation …

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Carson Leads in New Poll

A new poll in Michigan shows Ben Carson leading the field of Republican candidates for president. The survey, by Lansing-based Marketing Resource Group, has Carson topping the field at 24 percent. Donald Trump is a close second at 22 percent and within the margin of error. Beyond those two, no …

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Michigan’s Unemployment At Lowest Level Since 2001

More people are working in Michigan, according to new jobless numbers. The state’s unemployment rate fell two-tenths of a percentage point to 5.1 percent, the same as the national rate and the lowest recorded in Michigan since July 2001. Numbers from the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget show …

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Paavo Nurmi Center Open House Today

Following a $1 million dollar renovation project, Finlandia University is inviting the public to take part in their grand opening celebration and open house for the Paavo Nurmi Center Wednesday. The public got its first look at the center earlier this year, but the center is now launching group fitness …

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