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Marquette Commission Approves Hospital Site

The Marquette City Commission has accepted Duke Lifepoint’s offer to locate the new Marquette General hospital on the city’s old roundhouse property. The city will sell that location and the site currently occupied by the city Municipal Service Center for four-million dollars. Details still need to be worked out. Duke …

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Torch Run Passes Through Keweenaw

The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run kicked off in the Copper Country yesterday. Keweenaw County Sheriff Ron Lahti again ran the first five-mile stretch, beginning at noon in Copper Harbor. In Eagle Harbor, team co-captain Stephen Salladay said it’s all about raising money and awareness for Michigan Special Olympics… SALLADAY. …

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Seel to Step Down as MTU Provost

Michigan Tech is beginning the search for a new provost. Current provost Max Seel will be returning to the classroom. He has been Tech’s provost since February of 2010. Seel will stay on the job until his replacement is found. The provost is the chief academic officer of the University, …

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