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Kings Win V’Ball Regional – Friday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for full stories. High School Volleyball Tourney – In the high school volleyball tournament yesterday, Calumet made an 11-hour round-trip through the snow to Indian River, and won the regional title by beating Charlevoix 3-1 (25-15, 25-20, 24-26, 27-25). The Copper Kings took the first …

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McKenzie Re-Elected as Mayor of Hancock

The City of Hancock will have a familiar face leading its council. Lisa McKenzie, who was re-elected for one of the four at-large bids, was elected mayor of Hancock during last night’s organizational meeting. Ted Belej, who was also re-elected, was named Mayor Pro-Tem. They will both serve one year …

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Board of Commissioners Looking to Make Changes in the MERS Plan

Houghton County’s Municipal Employees Retirement System, better known as MERS, might be getting a makeover really soon. Houghton County Board of Commissioners Chairman Scott Ala, who has been an opponent of the system for a long time, says the numbers are just too down to overcome. Ala says he met …

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