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Police Increase Crackdown on Heroin Use

Heroin use is on the rise in the Upper Peninsula and a law enforcement officer says its affecting crime in the area. State Police First Lt. Greg Cunningham, commander at the Gladstone Post, says heroin use is on the rise because it is getting more difficult to get prescription drugs. …

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We Energies to Lower Reservoir

WE Energies will begin lowering the reservoir behind its Brule Hydroelectric Plant on the Upper Peninsula border with Wisconsin beginning today. Officials say the reservoir, located in Florence and Iron Counties, will be lowered approximately 10 feet from the normal elevation. The public boat launch at recreation site 28 and …

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Juntti, Hoover Win Copperman – Monday Sports Wrap

Tigers Sweep Rockies Anibal Sanchez tossed seven shutout innings yesterday, as the Tigers blanked the Rockies 4-0. Sanchez struck out 12, while giving up just two hits. The Detroit offense gave him all the runs he needed in the third inning, on an rbi single by Miguel Cabrera, and a …

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