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Storms leave damage across Deep South

Weather

By The Associated Press Storms moving through the Deep South Thursday left damage in southeastern Alabama and west central Georgia after flooding caused a death in North Carolina earlier in the week. Trees are on top of houses and a mobile home is off its foundation along U.S. 29 between ...

‘Significant late season winter storm’ set to sock New Mexico

Weather

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Spring officially began over a month ago but the National Weather Service says much of New Mexico can expect another strong dose of winter weather this weekend. A special statement issued Wednesday by the Albuquerque's forecast office says a “significant late ...

Snow, ice close schools in Minn.

Weather

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Winter-like weather isn't quite over for some parts of Minnesota. Ice and snow has closed schools in and around Duluth Wednesday, while a steady, cold rain falls in the Twin Cities. Besides Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Cloquet, Ely and several other area school ...

Study: Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world

Weather

By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer WASHINGTON — Most people on Earth have already felt extreme and record heat, drought or downpours goosed by man-made global warming, new research finds. In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists analyzed weather stations worldwide and calculated that ...

Weather

Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 10 mph. Tonight, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph. Sunday, a 30 percent chance of rain after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunday night, ...

Stocks

Stocks

AT&T ....................... 39.63 Cliffs N.Resources......6.72 Dow Chemical Co..... 62.8 Exxon ........................ 81.65 Ford ........................... 11.47 General Electric ........ 28.99 IBM ......................... 160.29 International Paper ...

Vessels

Vessels

MARQUETTE — The Herbert C. Jackson is expected at noon Sunday at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor.

Pound

Pound

Found and lodged at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter in Negaunee Township was a long-haired white with black cat found in Marquette. Call 475-6661 or visit upaws.org to find out about animals waiting for adoption. Found and lodged at the Alger County Animal Shelter in Munising were ...

1992: Rodney King riots leave 55 dead

Today in history

By The Associated Press Today is Saturday, April 29, the 119th day of 2017. There are 246 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 29, 1992, a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped ...

Pound

Pound

No strays were found and lodged at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter in Negaunee Township. Call 475-6661 or visit upaws.org to find out about animals waiting for adoption. Found and lodged at the Alger County Animal Shelter in Munising were two orange male tiger-striped cats; a ...

Stocks

Stocks

AT&T ..................... 40.44 Cliffs N.Resources...7.19 Dow Chemical Co... 64.33 Exxon ..................... 81.40 Ford ........................ 11.60 General Electric ..... 29.26 IBM ...................... 160.06 International Paper ..54.07 Kimberly-Clark ...

Vessels

Vessels

MARQUETTE — The Michipicoten is expected at 8 a.m. Friday at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor.

Lottery

Lottery

DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Wednesday: Classic Lotto 47:  09-19-22-24-26-45 Estimated jackpot: $2.95 million Poker Lotto:  AH-9C-5D-3H-2S Midday Daily 3: 4-2-7 Midday Daily 4: 4-2-8-7 Daily 3: 0-6-1 Daily 4: 2-1-7-4 Fantasy ...

Weather

Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, rain and snow likely before midnight, then a slight chance of snow between midnight and 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Friday, partly ...

Stocks

Stocks

AT&T ..................... 39.94 Cliffs N.Resources.....7.23 Dow Chemical Co... 64.81 Exxon ...................... 81.73 Ford ......................... 11.48 General Electric ...... 29.45 IBM ...................... 160.39 International Paper ..53.69 Kimberly-Clark ...

Pound

Pound

No strays were found and lodged at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter in Negaunee Township. Call 475-6661 or visit upaws.org to find out about animals waiting for adoption.

Vessels

Vessels

MARQUETTE — The Ashtabula was expected at 6 p.m. today at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor. The Michipicoten is due at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Lottery

Lottery

DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Poker Lotto AS-2C-2S-7S-9S Midday Daily 3 9-5-3 Midday Daily 4 0-8-1-6 Daily 3 7-0-6 Daily 4 0-9-4-6 Fantasy 5 02-24-25-34-35 Est jackpot: ...

Weather

Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, showers, mainly after 10 p.m. Patchy fog before 8 p.m. Low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Thursday, showers, mainly before 2 p.m. High near ...

Weather

Weather

Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, rain likely, mainly after 3 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an ...