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“R-Word” Removed from Legislation

Lt. Governor Brian Calley will sign legislation tomorrow to remove all instances of the words “retardation” and “retarded” from state laws. The state Legislature unanimously passed the respective bills, earlier this month, that would replace the words with “developmental disability” or “intellectually disabled.” While the terms retarded, retardation, and mental …

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Morning Sports for Thursday, March 27th

Morning Sports for Thursday, March 27th: Follow the links for more story details. In the N-H-L… the Red Wings host the Canadiens tonight. The Gibson Cup series opens tonight. The Portage Lake Pioneers host the Calumet Wolverines at Dee Stadium. Hear the entire series on KBear 102.3 and -0- …

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Houghton City Council Meeting Preview

Tonight’s Houghton City Council meeting will begin with a public hearing regarding a Michigan State Housing Development Authority Rental Rehab Grant application for Portage Lake Properties LLC, specifically two apartments above Roy’s Bakery. One of the resolutions to be voted on by the council is to authorize City Manager Eric …

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