Recent Updates

Georgetown Prize Drive Kicks Off Tonight

Organizers of Houghton County’s effort to win the five-million-dollar Georgetown University energy prize are holding a kickoff meeting tonight. Community members are invited to the program at the Finnish-American Heritage Center. Door open at 6:00. A presentation will begin at 6:30… and a discussion about energy in our community will …

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Homecoming Week Continues at MTU

Homecoming activities continue at Michigan Tech. Students will showcase their talents at Spotlight Night tonight at 8:00 in Ballroom A at the Memorial Union Building. The Trails Relay begins tomorrow at 4:30 at the Tech Trails. The football team will host Saginaw Valley State in the Homecoming game Saturday afternoon. …

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Nassiri Trial Goes to Jury

The fate of accused murderer Nima Nassiri is in the hands of the jury. Closing arguments concluded this morning, and the jury began deliberations around noon. Nassiri is accused of beating to death his 27-year-old wife, Sanaz Nezami, at their home in Dollar Bay last December. He could face a …

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