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Work-Release Walk-Off Receives More Jail Time

A man who walked away from work release in Houghton County will spend an additional six months in jail. 27-year-old Kevin Anderson was sentenced Monday in Circuit Court. He pleaded guilty to an amended charge of attempted escape from a misdemeanor jail sentence. Anderson was two weeks into a 30-day …

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Waupoose Works Plea Deal

A Baraga County man involved in an armed robbery last year in Watton had all but one of his charges dismissed for his guilty plea. Donovan Waupoose pleaded guilty to an added charge of delivery/manufacture of marijuana September 17. A trial was originally scheduled to start in Baraga County Circuit …

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Steel Days at MTU

Ten steel industry companies are coming to Michigan Tech on Wednesday to introduce students to career opportunities in the industry that supports the creation of everything from cars to skyscrapers. Last year, Steel Days attracted four companies. This year, participation has expanded to 10. The Association for Iron & Steel …

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