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Effort Underway To Save Hancock-Lake Linden Trail

Serious storm damage has the future of at least one popular trail in jeopardy. Several trails managed by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources were severely damaged by flash floods last month, but officials are concerned that a stretch of trail between Dollar Bay and Lake Linden may be too …

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Driver Falls Asleep Behind The Wheel Causing Crash

Two people are hospitalized after another driver fell asleep at the wheel. The accident happened Monday just after 11am in front of the Hubbell Fire Department.  Deputies from the Houghton Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the accident involving two cars with entrapment. Authorities say a 19-year-old man was driving north …

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Four Meth Dealers Sentenced To Prison

MARQUETTE, MICHIGAN — U.S. Attorney Andrew Birge announced today that several crystal methamphetamine dealers from the western part of the Upper Peninsula received long prison terms. The Honorable Paul L. Maloney, U.S. District Judge, issued the following sentences: • Patrick Joseph Sievers, age 36, formerly of Ironwood, Michigan, sentenced to …

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