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Calumet, Houghton Earn Hoops Wins – Tuesday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for full stories. High School The boys’ high school basketball season opened last night… – Calumet took a 12-3 lead at the end of the first quarter, then held on to beat a scrappy Hancock team 50-42. Because of injuries, the Bulldogs had only six …

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Houghton County Fair Statistics

The 2014 Houghton County Fair Season has officially wrapped up with a look at the numbers from this year’s fair. Attendance was estimated at just under 23,500, down about 2% from the year before. The Houghton County Fair Association says the new carnival and midway, provided by Spectrum Entertainment, were …

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Pertussis Cases in Iron Mountain

Officials at Dickinson Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain have instituted visitor restrictions in response to an increasing community wide threat of Pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough. The restrictions were put into place late Thursday and will remain in effect until further notice. The Dickinson-Iron District Health Department is evaluating …

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