Recent Updates

High Schoolers to Continue College Exams

State Superintendent Mike Flanagan says all Michigan high school juniors will continue to receive a free college entrance exam when the state transitions to the Smarter Balanced Assessment. Flanagan met with a group of school counselors this week in the state capital who were concerned that the ACT college entrance …

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Recap of Hancock City Council Meeting

Water bills in Hancock will be a little bit more due to an increase approved by the Hancock City Council last night. The council approved a one dollar per 1,000 gallons increase which City Manager Glen Anderson says is due to an increase in the flow at the sewer treatment …

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Bowl for Kids This Weekend

This weekend, UP Kids Big Brothers Big Sisters is holding their 22nd Annual Bowl for Kids fundraiser on Saturday at the Mine Shaft in Houghton. The purpose of the event is to raise funds for local mentoring programs. Program Director Maggie Munch says it is their biggest event of the …

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