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Found and lodged at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter in Negaunee Township were a short-haired adult female buff manx cat found in Marquette; and a pet snake found in Marquette. Call 475-6661 or visit upaws.org to find out about animals waiting for adoption. Found and lodged at the ...

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MARQUETTE — The Honorable James L. Oberstar is expected at 11:30 p.m. Saturday at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor. Due at 1 a.m. Sunday is the Lee A. Tregurtha.

Lottery

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DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Thursday: Lucky For Life 03-06-25-39-44, Lucky Ball: 1 Poker Lotto AC-QD-JH-5D-9H Midday Daily 3 4-8-2 Midday Daily 4 1-8-1-4 Daily 3 9-0-7 Daily 4 2-0-1-7 Fantasy 5 05-11-13-16-18 Est jackpot: ...

Going National

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MARQUETTE — The Iron Ore Heritage Trail has been designated a National Recreation Trail by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan K. Zinke. The National Recreation Trails Program is jointly administered by the National Park Service and the U.S. Forest Service in conjunction with a number of ...

Dear Annie

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Dear Annie: My girlfriend (of a year) and I are both in our mid-20s and are both smokers. In fact, that’s how we met — on the smoking patio of a bar, both out there alone because none of the friends we were there with smoked. We’ve both always talked tentatively about quitting, but in a ...

Michigan board approves redistricting measure for ballot

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LANSING — Michigan voters may be asked if they want to create a commission to draw districts for seats in Congress and the state Legislature this fall. On Wednesday, the Board of State Canvassers unanimously approved the petition for the November ballot. The state elections bureau estimated ...

UPAWS rummage sale planned

Community

MARQUETTE — The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter’s ninth annual Rummage Sale will be June 28-July 1 in the former Century 21 offices along U.S. 41 West in Marquette. Local residents are invited to donate items for the sales as well as to purchase items. Items that being sought for ...

Mini-grants awarded for 2 projects in downtown Ishpeming

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ISHPEMING — A joint Upper Peninsula effort will soon help foster works of art in Ishpeming as well as help tourists find the downtown area. Central Upper Peninsula Planning and Development announced Prosperous Places mini-grants from the Regional Prosperity Council totaling $7,500 for two ...

Festival of Treasures announced

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ISHPEMING — The Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce and the Ishpeming Business Association have announced the date of the 2018 Festival of Treasures street fair as 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 3 in downtown Ishpeming. Live music, food, sidewalk sales, vendors, artists and ...

NTN Marquette Trails Festival kicks off on Friday

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MARQUETTE — The Noquemanon Trail Network, a nonprofit organization created to build and maintain recreational trails in the Marquette area, is holding its fifth Marquette Trails Festival Friday through Sunday. This is a fun, family- and community-oriented event with something for everyone ...

LWV encourages voter engagement

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MARQUETTE — League of Women Voters of Delta County, Marquette County Unit, urges voters in Marquette County to prepare for the upcoming primary election by visiting VOTE411.org to find their polling place, check voting hours, learn about the candidates, find out about the local proposals and ...

CR 601 washes out in Humboldt

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MARQUETTE — Marquette County Road 601 in Humboldt Township, about 1 mile north of County Road 478, at the crossing of the Black River, has been closed until further notice, according to a release from the Marquette County Road Commission. The release states the road has washed out and will ...

Superheroes run registration open

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MARQUETTE — Friday is the final day to register to be guaranteed a T-shirt for the second annual Superheroes on the Run fundraiser on July 7, hosted by the Superior Arts Youth Theater. Race registration options include a 5K, 10K, and 1 Mile Kids Run. Runners are encouraged to dress as their ...

Relief fund set up for Keweenaw

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MARQUETTE — Range Bank has set up a Copper Country Relief Fund for community members to donate to those affected by the recent flood in the Copper Country. Money from the relief fund will be donated to the Portage Health Foundation. The Portage Health Foundation is a nonprofit organization ...

Ishpeming High School announces honor roll

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Fourth Quarter; *Indicates All A’s 9th Grade Arvon, Arthur Robert Beliz II, Jesus Gabriel Broberg, Silas Leroy Collister, Malina Dora Croschere, Daisy May Dobson, Riley Ann Gardner, Chyanne Renee Giroux, Levi John* Harris, Rylee Elizabeth Hooper, Isaac Darin* Johnson, ...

Ishpeming Middle School announces honor roll

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Fourth Quarter; *Indicates All A’s 5th Grade Bancroft, Mason Jay* Barry, Angelica Mae* Chapman, Patience Therese Choudhry, Andrea Rae Cieslinski, Ansley Elizabeth Comment, Journey Rae-Ann Corp, Ethan D Donner, Arowen Olivia Edwards, Tyler James Featherstone, Jayden ...

MBLP Poster Contest winners announced

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The Marquette Board of Light and Power conducted its 27th annual Poster Contest with entries from students in their service territory who are in fourth or fifth grade. This year’s theme was “Safety during a Lightning Storm.” The students were encouraged to illustrate their ideas on how ...