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  1. Police: Girl, 4, injured after safety partition falls at gymRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Authorities say a 4-year-old girl was critically injured after a safety partition being installed in a high school gym fell on her in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The Mining Journal of Marquette and WLUC-TV report the girl was taken to a hospital on Thursday after being hurt at Gwinn High School.

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  2. Upcoming Upper Peninsula Pride Celebrate Second YearRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Pridesource.com

    ... wedding ceremonies and local and statewide vendors. A rally will begin before the celebration at 11 a.m. in the Marquette Commons, followed by a Pride walk. Those interested in attending are encouraged to bring flags, banners and support. UP Pride ...

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  3. A shipwreck, large hail, a lightning strike fire and a damage fruit standRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Examiner.com

    ... low maximum temperatures in 1964; Alpena with 58 degrees, Flint with 61 degrees, Houghton Lake with 57 degrees, Marquette with 53 degrees and Sault Ste. Marie with 54 degrees. 1870 - The wood schooner George W. Ford struck a reef near Eagle Harbor, ...

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  4. Linda Wilson, 66, of LanesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Republican-Leader

    ... is survived by her three daughters, Terri Wilson (Roudy Hildreth) of Boulder, Colo., Kristi Wilson (John Kelly) of Marquette, Mich., and Emily Wilson of Lanesboro; two grandchildren, August and Ellen Hildreth; brothers, John (Ruth) Wendt of Fountain ...

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  5. Marquette ore docks a reminder of the city's maritime and mining heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Michigan Radio

    One of the most striking features of the waterfront in Marquette is the Upper Harbor ore dock. Built in 1912, the pocket dock is still in use today.

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  6. It's not too late: 'Perfect Foursome' awaits in Michigan's Upper PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Examiner.com

    ... unique experience in the UP. While in the UP, make sure you also check out all that cities like Iron Mountain and Marquette have to offer. Marquette offers history right on Lake Superior with great restaurants, shopping and the world's largest wood ...

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  7. E. William 'Bill' LindbergRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Daily Globe

    ... he attended Gogebic Community College and earned an undergraduate degree from Northern Michigan University in Marquette. Bill married Nancy Makela on Oct. 13, 1962. He taught high school science for the Elko County School District in Nevada from ...

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  8. Theresa L. MestnikRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Daily Globe

    Theresa L. Mestnik, 92, former Marquette resident, passed away at 2 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, at the Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee. Theresa was born July 1, 1923, in Bessemer , the daughter of the late Peter L and Elizabeth R. Mattaini.

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  9. Marquette County receives $566,400 for rehabilitation of Mather InnRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | State of Michigan

    Residents in search of walkable and affordable downtown living in Ishpeming will find new options on the upper floors of the former Mather Inn. Twelve affordable rental units will be created using a Community Development Block Grant awarded to Marquette County by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.

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  10. Alzheimer's awareness activist is a 21 year old college studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Northern Michigan News

    ... His mother's Alzheimer's diagnosis came shortly before he left for college at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, where he's now a senior. Tyler took on the role of summer caregiver and long-distance support for his family, his father David ...

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  11. Operating Engineers 324 Hosts 'Coffee with MIOSHA' in Marquette;...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | State of Michigan

    August 18, 2015 The Operating Engineers 324 held a "Coffee with MIOSHA" session at Northern Michigan University to provide an informal opportunity for employers and employees to meet with the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration and learn about agency services and resources. More than 25 attendees gathered to receive the latest MIOSHA updates, ask questions and learn about MIOSHA partnership opportunities to enhance safety and health in the workplace.

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  12. Trophy makers: Don't blame hardware on kids feeling entitledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... deserve more credit than Harrison is giving them, said Terrence Dehring, president of QuickTrophy LLC based in Marquette, Mich. "Children know the difference between awards that are given out as participation trophies to commemorate the season of ...

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  13. Trophy makers fire back at Steelers' HarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | USA Today

    ... deserve more credit than Harrison is giving them, said Terrence Dehring, president of QuickTrophy LLC based in Marquette, Mich. "Children know the difference between awards that are given out as participation trophies to commemorate the season of ...

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  14. MDOT hosts annual blood drive Aug. 26 in IshpemingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | State of Michigan

    ... are huge. According to Sallie Coron, coordinator of blood collections for the U.P. Regional Blood Center in Marquette, a donation of 1 pint of blood can help save three lives. "We currently have a greater need for O-negative, A-negative and ...

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  15. Sisters stranded in snowy Michigan woods return _ in summerRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Two sisters who survived after being stranded for nearly two weeks in a remote part of northern Michigan have returned to the Upper Peninsula. The Mining Journal of Marquette reports Friday that 52-year-old Leslie Roy and 56-year-old Lee Wright recently visited the Luce County spot where their SUV became stuck in snow for 13 days in April.

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  16. Governor Snyder Touring Around Upper PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WILX-TV Lansing

    Governor Rick Snyder is spending part of his week in the Upper Peninsula, checking out facilities and programs that focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and manufacturing. The Governor spent Thursday in Marquette-- his first stop was at Northern Michigan University, where he learned about InventNMU-- a program that helps people get their ideas to market.

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  17. Marquette Salvation Army in need of donations before school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... available and things for lunches, quick things that you can make up for your kids and also be nutritious." The Marquette Salvation Army provides food for 100 families each month, but they might not be able to for much longer. "At this time of year ...

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  18. Return to Stannard Rock: Man recalls deadly 1961 lighthouse explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | MLive.com

    ... and living in Rochester, Ind., returned to Stannard Rock with family and crew from the U.S. Coast Guard Station in Marquette. Scobie was 22 while stationed at the Lake Superior lighthouse. Coast Guard Senior Chief Alan Haraf wrote-up Scobie's story ...

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  19. New traffic study for MarquetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    The City of Marquette will be getting a new traffic study looking at the impact of the proposed Duke LifePoint U P Health System Marquette hospital. The Commission approved the $80,000 study with a vote of six to one.

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  20. Green Bay Writer "Live Tweets" 50th Anniversary of Packers Dynasty StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Big Lead

    ... Packers' back-to-back-to-back championship seasons," Ash tells TBL. "Last fall, the National Weather Service in Marquette, Mich., live-tweeted the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald in a fierce November storm, 39 years after it happened. I thought I ...

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