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FinnFest USA 2013 profits support area activities

The board of directors of FinnFest USA 2013 has begun distributing the revenue generated by its successful festival of nearly two years ago.  “The day the festival began we looked at each other and said, ‘We’re going to be fundraising for years,’ thinking we wouldn’t meet our expenses.  But, people …

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Four Resolutions Passed By Houghton City Council

At Wednesday’s Houghton City Council meeting, the council approved resolutions updating the city’s Fair Housing policy; accepted increased funding from the Michigan Department of Transportation; showed support for a proposed new microbrewery, the Houghton Brewing Company, on Sheldon Avenue in downtown; and to officially eliminate Oak Street which was removed …

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