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Keweenaw Land Trust Receives Grant For Princess Point

A precious natural resource will continue to be enjoyed by the public thanks in part to a grant from the Portage Health Foundation. The Keweenaw Land Trust had acquired Princess Point near Jacobsville which includes 360 feet of waterfront on the Keweenaw Waterway. The Foundation awarded the KLT $13,375 to …

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Vatican To Review Bishop Baraga’s Miracle

The Upper Peninsula’s ‘snowshoe priest’ may be about to take one step closer to sainthood in the Catholic Church. A Diocese of Marquette committee investigated a possible miracle of Venerable Bishop Frederic Baraga in 2011. It then went to the Vatican. The Medical Commission of the Congregation for the Causes …

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Where To Turn If You Have Frozen Water Pipes

Though the cold temperatures have let up–for now, residents who experienced a freeze up of their water lines are wondering what to do now. The city of Hancock has received inquiries from residents about thawing water service lines, but like most local municipalities, the city does not provide that service. …

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