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Comments Requested On SkyWest Continuing As EAS Provider

The public is being asked to comment on the air service being provided at the Houghton County Memorial Airport. The role of Essential Air Service provider was open to bid and the only proposal entered was from SkyWest, who already provides the service to Houghton as wells as Paducah, Muskegon …

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Houghton County Establishes PACE District

Houghton County businesses will soon be able to get financial help to adopt energy saving measures. The County Board of Commissioners voted to establish a Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) district. Managing Director of the Houghton Energy Efficiency Team (HEET) Melissa Davis explains how PACE helps you save money when converting …

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Houghton County Mulls Offering Same-Day Marriage Licenses

A wave of same-day marriage license requests following the Supreme Court’s legalization of same-sex marriage has some counties looking at raising the cost of such a license. That’s not the case in Houghton County where same day marriage licenses are not available. There is a three day waiting period to …

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