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Ontonagon Bridge Gets New Name

A bridge in Ontonagon County has a new name to honor veterans. The bridge, which is located on M-64 over the Ontonagon River, will now officially be known as the Ontonagon Veterans Memorial Bridge. The change was made after Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill this week introduced by State …

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Waiting Rooms Ready For Bridge Closure

You don’t want to get caught on the wrong side of the canal this Saturday night when they close the Portage Lake Lift Bridge for maintenance. But if you do, there are places you can go to wait it out. The bridge connecting Houghton to Hancock will be closed from …

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MTU Women Win, Men Fall – Friday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for full stories. High School In boys’ high school basketball last night… – Calumet shut down West Iron County 36-23. – Hancock defeated Dollar Bay 48-39. The Bulldogs won despite dressing only six players for the game. Jared Peryam led Hancock with 20 points in …

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