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  1. Michigan officials considering a 10,000 acre land deal in the UPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Michigan Radio

    ... and quality of limestone in parts of the eastern UP. And it's found it near Rexton , which is located between St. Ignace and Newberry. Limestone mining has been going on in Michigan for more than 100 years. And there are some old limestone mines in ...

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  2. Victim identified in fatal Manistique traffic accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Michigan State Police Troopers from the St. Ignace Post responded Saturday afternoon to a fatal one vehicle personal injury accident involving a pedestrian on US-2 near Walters Road, just east of Manistique in Manistique Township. The victim was a 51-year-old female, Manistique resident Leigh Peterson who was struck in traffic by a 49-year-old male from Cornell, MI.

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  3. Large Upper Peninsula mining plan slated for public debate; DNR waryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MLive.com

    ... 10,000 acres of Michigan-owned surface land and underground mineral rights near Rexton, about 45 miles from St. Ignace, just north of U.S. 2 along Lake Michigan's northern shoreline. Surface and eventually underground limestone mining and support ...

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  4. Gaylord Post Trooper Named Trooper of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Michigan State Police

    ... per Recruit School. Prior to being assigned to the Gaylord Post, he served at the Petoskey, Detroit, Newberry and St. Ignace posts.

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  5. New Ferry To Mackinac Island To Be Ready This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The newest addition to the fleet of Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry is expected to start carrying passengers from Saint Ignace to Mackinac Island this summer. Shepler's Vice President Chris Shepler says that the Miss Margy, as the new vessel has been named, will be the first new ferry the company's built since the early 80s.

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  6. Multiple Agencies Make Snowmobile Safety Crackdown in UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | WDIO

    ... County sheriff's departments, state police and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. State police at the St. Ignace post say that the officers who took part in the snowmobile safety patrols made 450 contacts and conducted 46 stops. The ...

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  7. Multiple Agencies Make Snowmobile Safety Crackdown In UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | CBS Local

    ... Drive Southfield, MI 48034 (248) 327-2900 Map Directions Send a comment or suggestion to the CBS Detroit web [] ST. IGNACE, Mich. (AP) - State and county law enforcement agencies have taken part in a campaign to reduce snowmobile injuries in ...

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  8. Multiple agencies make snowmobile safety crackdown in U.P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... County sheriff's departments, state police and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. State police at the St. Ignace post say that the officers who took part in the snowmobile safety patrols made 450 contacts and conducted 46 stops. The ...

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  9. New 'no boat' zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | SooToday

    MARIE, MI In accordance with 33 CFR 165.901, the Captain of the Port Sault Ste. Marie will close the following waterways effective 9 EST on January 8, 2015; the waters between St Ignace and Mackinac Island, the waters between Cheboygan Michigan and Bois Blanc Island Michigan known as South Channel, and Grays Reef Passage.

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  10. Grandma To Swim Straits Of MackinacRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    While point to point is 5 miles, Woods told The Ann Arbor News it will be closer to an 8-mile swim as she follows the currents. She plans to start in St. Ignace north of the Mackinac Bridge and end near the lighthouse in Mackinaw City.

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  11. Dexter woman, 63, training for Straits of Mackinac swimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... The Ann Arbor News that the swim will be closer to 8 miles as she follows the currents. She plans to start in St. Ignace north of the Mackinac Bridge and end near the lighthouse in Mackinaw City. Woods expects the swim to take between five and eight ...

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  12. Email This Article to a FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... point, but Woods estimates the swim will be closer to 8 miles as she follows the currents. She plans to start in St. Ignace north of the Mackinac Bridge and end near the lighthouse in Mackinaw City. Woods expects the swim to take between five and ...

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  13. Dexter Woman Training For Mackinaw Straits SwimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... point, but Woods estimates the swim will be closer to 8 miles as she follows the currents. She plans to start in St. Ignace north of the Mackinac Bridge and end near the lighthouse in Mackinaw City. Woods expects the swim to take between five and ...

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  14. 6 unique Michigan races, bike rides in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... through the Thunder Bay region of Michigan's Sunrise coast June 19-21; the Michigan Upper Peninsula Tour from St. Ignace to Sault Ste. Marie and back July 12-18; the Shoreline West Bicycle Tour from Montague to Mackinaw City Aug. 2-8; and the Pedal ...

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  15. What's on your bucket list? Pick 5 things for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... and run an 11 kilometer course that spans two peninsulas at the same time. Bonus: There's a party afterward in St. Ignace . Some people like going to Disney World for family vacations. My family likes to sleep under the stars and explore. This year, ...

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  16. National groups approve 193-mile UP bike trailRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Washington Times

    The Detroit Free Press says that U.S. Bicycle Route 10 follows the wide, paved edges of U.S. 2 from St. Ignace on the Straits of Mackinac to Iron Mountain in western upper Michigan. The newspaper says the state now has 1,008 miles of official bicycle routes that have the approval of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials and the Adventure Cycling Association.

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  17. Ferry becomes stuck in ice while taking passengers to Mackinac IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | MLive.com

    Passengers aboard the Arnold Mackinac Island Ferry were delayed in getting to the island Wednesday morning when the ferry became stuck in thick ice. The ferry left St. Ignace at 8 a.m. Dec. 31 and became stuck in ice about a foot thick while traveling a mile and a half from the island.

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  18. Ferry gets stuck in ice while taking passengers to Mackinac IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | UpNorthLive.com

    According to Arnold Mackinac Island Ferry General Manager, the ferry had 56 people on board when it got stuck a little after 8 a.m. On a normal day, the boat should have arrived at the island from St. Ignace by 8:35 a.m. but instead arrived just before 10:30 a.m. The General Manger tells us the night before the water was completely clear but Wednesday, ice drifted into the area. The captain had to maneuver the boat by backing up and going forward multiple times to get the boat out of the ice.

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  19. Travelers take heed Saturday as storm moves inRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... temperatures will lead to a rain/snow mix cutting down accumulations there. Places like Drummond Island and St. Ignace may only see an inch or so. Snow will wind down Saturday evening but travel will be a rough go here westward into west/central ...

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  20. Get Your Mighty Mac Poster While You CanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... able in four designs, for $10 each or $30 for all four. They can be purchased at the MBA administration office in St. Ignace at any time, or an order form is available online at mackinacbridge.org to have them shipped.

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