Recent Updates

Nassiri Found Guilty

The verdict has been decided in the Nassiri murder case. The jury voted guilty on second-degree murder for the death of Nassiri’s wife, Senaz Nezami. As part of their deliberations, the jury did ask for photos from the hospital and the autopsy, as well as to listen to the 911 …

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Hancock Council to Consider Stop Sign Changes

The Hancock City Council will discuss safe routes to school… the McLain State Park 10-year plan… the MDOT Lift Bridge project… and the preliminary engineering report for the major water main project planned for 2016 tonight. The Council will consider establishing all-way stops at the the intersections of Scott and …

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Georgetown Prize Drive Kicks Off Tonight

Organizers of Houghton County’s effort to win the five-million-dollar Georgetown University energy prize are holding a kickoff meeting tonight. Community members are invited to the program at the Finnish-American Heritage Center. Door open at 6:00. A presentation will begin at 6:30… and a discussion about energy in our community will …

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