Delta County Newswire

Delta County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Delta County, MI.

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  1. Newspapers name new advertising directorRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2016 | Marietta Times

    ... with the wonderful people who we have met," she said. Escanaba is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in Delta County. An obvious difference between Escanaba and the Mid-Ohio Valley is the weather, she said. However, Troutman and her husband, ...

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  2. Upper Peninsula communities upset over Gov. Snyder appointeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... and bus systems, have been forced to pay refunds. Others in the Upper Peninsula opposing Abood include the Delta County Board of Commissioners and the Marquette County Board of Commissioners. Lawmakers in Lansing are sponsoring bills that would stop ...

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  3. Thundersnow, twenty foot snowdrifts and record warmthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... were disrupted and trains and streetcars were snowbound. Railroad plows slid off the tracks in Menominee. Delta County had a snowstorm with drifts of 15 to 20 feet deep bringing all traffic to a halt. Cascade Junction in Marquette County had ...

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  4. MDOT plans meeting to discuss bridge replacement project on US-2/US-41/M-35 over the Escanaba RiverRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | State of Michigan

    ... seven days total. When in place (on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday only), the detour route will be via Delta County roads 426, 420, 531, and M-35. As part of the project, MDOT is proposing to obtain approximately 0.41 acre of right of way (ROW) from ...

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  5. Michigan DNR Announces Winter Lake Michigan Access Points in Delta CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | AmmoLand

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced alternate winter access points to Lake Michigan at two locations in Delta County. The DNR boat launch sites at Kipling on Little Bay de Noc and at the mouth of the Ford River on Green Bay are open for ice fishing and vehicles may enter the area.

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  6. DNR announces winter Lake Michigan access points in Delta CountyRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced alternate winter access points to Lake Michigan at two locations in Delta County. The DNR boat launch sites at Kipling on Little Bay de Noc and at the mouth of the Ford River on Green Bay are open for ice fishing and vehicles may enter the area.

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  7. Action plan being presented to help deal with drug abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    An action plan is being presented in Michigan's Upper Peninsula to deal with what officials say is a growing problem of drug addiction. A Tuesday night forum in Escanaba is sponsored by the Delta County Task Force Against Substance Abuse, a group of community leaders.

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  8. Wildlife officials seeking help with wild boars in MichiganRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    The Daily Press reports that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has teamed up with the state Department of Natural Resources, the Michigan Wildlife Conservancy and other groups to stop the spread of the disease-carrying feral pigs across the state by killing the evasive animals. Dozens of area residents and out-of-towners who attended a presentation Friday in Rock were encouraged to shoot or trap the feral swine.

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  9. More than 6,300 lake sturgeon released into Michigan watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The largest release was of 1,180 sturgeon to the Whitefish River in Delta County. An additional 1,067 were released to the Cedar River in Menominee County. The young fish were collected from the wild last ...

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  10. More than 6,300 lake sturgeon released into Michigan watersRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The largest release was of 1,180 sturgeon to the Whitefish River in Delta County. An additional 1,067 were released to the Cedar River in Menominee County. The young fish were collected from the wild last ...

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  11. New walleye, perch regulations in effect on Saginaw Bay and riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... only one walleye greater than 23 inches may be retained in the daily possession limit in Little Bay de Noc (Delta County) has been expanded south from the Ford River to the Bark River. Therefore, no more than one walleye over 23 inches may be ...

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  12. Several Road Projects Will Be Put on Hold For Holiday WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | WILX-TV Lansing

    ... - M-38, Houghton County, has one lane open at the Silver River bridge under a temporary traffic signal. - US-2, Delta County, has two lanes open over the Ogontz River with a temporary bridge and roadway. - US-2 in Ironwood, Gogebic County, has a ...

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  13. A photographic look into Escanaba's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Bernie Schultz was a staff photographer for the Daily Press during the 40s 50s and 60s. His collection of nearly 20,000 photographic negatives has been preserved at the Delta County Historical Society.

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  14. Secretary of State Mobile Office ready for business at Upper Peninsula State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | State of Michigan

    ... the peninsula's finest in agriculture and natural resources," said Vickie Micheau, executive director of the Delta County Chamber of Commerce. "We're delighted to have the Secretary of State Mobile Office back at the fairgrounds this year, giving ...

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  15. Escanaba reaches Senior Softball World Series finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... l game will be televised on ESPN (regular). You still can listen to Jack Hall call the game on KOOL 105.5 FM in Delta County.

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  16. Escanaba may be the perfect location for a Morton Salt FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... eer Lick vice president, Ted Janke. Owners say they've reached out to the salt company and are working with the Delta County Economic Development Alliance.

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  17. Escanaba may be the perfect location for a Morton Salt FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... eer Lick vice president, Ted Janke. Owners say they've reached out to the salt company and are working with the Delta County Economic Development Alliance.

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  18. Delta County Junior Softball advances to regional finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Late inning heroics pave the way for the Delta County 13-14 Junior Softball team in its Central Regional semifinal win over Des Moines, Iowa 3-2. Delta County trailed 2-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning until Heather Bergstrom's two-out double scored Sydney Herioux to knot the contest at two.

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  19. DNR awards nearly $250,000 for projects along Iron Belle TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... as the Trails State. The following projects in the Upper Peninsula received funding. -City of Gladstone (Delta County) - $25,000 to complete engineering on 2.5 miles of Little Bay de Noc Trail, which will connect to the Iron Belle and provide access ...

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  20. Escanaba man sentenced to jail time for meth chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Ryan Lucier crashed his vehicle into a Ford River electrical pole. He was sentenced Tuesday afternoon in Delta County Circuit Court to six months in jail for possession methamphetamine, plus 93 days for operating on a suspended license.

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