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Laplander Appears For A Pretrial

A Calumet man charged with multiple break-ins and stealing a car while out on bond was back in court Monday. 36-year-old Isaac Laplander is facing a felony safebreaking charge, two counts of Breaking and Entering with Intent and Unlawful Driving Away of A Motor Vehicle. The charges stem from a …

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Tech Graduate Students Produce Sound From Heat

Two Michigan Tech graduate students have developed a way to produce sounds through a loudspeaker using heat. It’s called a carbon nanotube transducer and Tech’s Troy Bouman says it’s the first of its kind.   Tech Today reports that Bouman and fellow Tech graduate student Mahsa Asgarisabet recently won a …

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Michigan Catching Up On Organ Donor Registry

The Michigan Organ Donor Registry now stands at more than 4 million people willing to be organ, tissue and eye donors, bringing the statewide total of donor registrants to 52 percent of adults. The program is dedicated to reducing the need for organ and tissue transplants among ethnic and minority …

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