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U.P. Energy Summit at NMU

The energy crisis is on everyone’s mind in the Copper Country and was the main topic at yesterday’s U.P. Energy Summit at Northern Michigan University. Among the speakers present was Michigan Publice Service Commission Chairman John Quackenbush who spoke about where they currently are in regards to discussions with the …

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Group Opposes Mineral Lease for Eagle Mine

An area environmental group is voicing concerns about the Eagle Mine seeking a new mineral lease in Marquette County. “Save The Wild U.P.” says a plan by the mine’s parent company, Lundin Mining, seeking a new mineral lease from the State of Michigan for 40 acres of land in Michigamme …

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Bells for Hospice at U.P. Health System Portage

November is National Hospice Month and the U.P. Health System Portage Hospice is honoring hospice patients with the annual Bells for Hospice next Tuesday at 2 o’clock on Portage’s Main Campus in Hancock. Pastor David Weber from St. Peter & Paul Lutheran Church will be performing a song and the …

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