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Hancock to Purchase Quincy Green

The City of Hancock will purchase Quincy Green from Finlandia University. The city council voted last night to approve the purchase agreement, at a price of $150,000. The purchase includes the green space, sandstone wall, stairs and adjacent sidewalk in front of the old Hancock Central High School, now owned …

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Hancock Girls Edge Calumet – Thursday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlights scores for more game details. High School In high school boys basketball last night…• Calumet defeated West Iron County 49-26. In girls play last evening…• Hancock edged Calumet 50-47. The Copper Kings led by six at halftime, but the Bulldogs opened the second half with 10 …

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Proposed Legislation Could Settle KBIC Land Claims

Legislation introduced this week in Washington, D.C. could resolve a longstanding dispute between the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and the federal government. The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Land Claim Settlement Act of 2023 would provide compensation for at least 4,000 acres of land the tribe maintains was illegally taken from …

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