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U.P. Limestone Mine Approved By DNR

Department of Natural Resources officials on Thursday approved plans to develop a limestone mine on state land in the eastern Upper Peninsula. Under the deal, the state will sell about 1,781 acres of land and 7,026 acres of mineral rights in northern Mackinac County to Graymont Incorporated. Graymont will acquire …

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Copper Country Among Areas With Limited Healthy Food Choices

A new report says large areas of the state have too few supermarkets, limiting healthy food choices for Michigan residents. The Food Trust, a healthy food advocacy group, released the report that shows large areas of the state with few supermarkets, and many neighborhoods where none exist. Katherine Knoll of …

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Kings to State Finals! Friday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for full stories. High School The Calumet girls basketball team defeated top-ranked Laingsburg 30-26 in the state tournament semi-finals yesterday. The Copper Kings held the Wolfpack to just three points in the fourth quarter. Clara Loukus led Calumet with 10 points. The Kings will face …

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