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Benishek Tours U.P.

Congressman Dan Benishek is visiting the Upper Peninsula this week, touring businesses and talking with residents. The 1st District representative got an inside look at manufacturing going on in Calumet and the Keweenaw National Historical Park on Monday. Tuesday began with a tour of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Area …

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Pelkie Elementary School To Close

Students at Pelkie Elementary will be attending school somewhere else in the fall following the announcement that their school will be closing at the end of this school year. The decision was made at Baraga Area School District board meeting on Monday. During public forums held in January…Superintendent Jennifer Lynn …

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Dianda Calls For U.P. Energy Plan

State Representative Scott Dianda is calling on the Michigan Public Service Commission to create an Upper Peninsula-wide energy plan. In a statement, Dianda notes that last winter, U.P. energy customers faced a propane shortage. This year, electricity costs were expected to rise for all customers when the Presque Isle Power Plant faced …

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