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MTU Concrete Canoe Team Heading To Nationals

“Concrete” and “canoe” doesn’t sound like a happy pairing, but Michigan Technological University students make it happen — and make big ripples when they do. Along with the steel bridge construction crew, the teams will be taking their heavy-weight engineering to the American Society of Civil Engineers national competition in …

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New Gwinn Superintendent Announced

There’s a new school superintendent in Gwinn. The school board Monday night hired Tom Jayne for the job. He’s currently superintendent in Iron Mountain. Jayne formerly served as principal, vice-principal and athletic director in Gwinn. He will take over July first. Karen Anderson was elected to serve as acting interim …

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State Tornado Drill Thursday

State Police are urging Michiganders to participate in a voluntary statewide tornado drill at 2 p-m on Thursday as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week in Michigan. Captain Chris Kelenske, the Deputy State Director of the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division, says tornadoes can occur from rapidly developing storms …

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