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WEST END FLOODING

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MARQUETTE — Residents on Marquette County’s west end are dealing with severe flooding after a powerful thunderstorm ripped through the area Thursday evening. The National Weather Service reports that over 1.6 inches of rain fell during a half-hour period between 5 and 5:30 p.m. ...

Republican candidates, minus Craig, meet for 1st debate

Michigan News

LANSING — Republicans running for Michigan governor met in their first debate Thursday night, all staunchly opposing abortion before the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling is potentially overturned while disagreeing on exceptions and whether former President Donald Trump won the state's 2020 ...

Veridea hired for hospital redevelopment

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MARQUETTE — The Northern Michigan University Foundation today announced Marquette-based real estate developer Veridea Group as master developer to lead the ultimate redevelopment of the former Marquette General Hospital site on College Avenue, adjacent to NMU’s campus, according to a ...

MDOT unveils ‘23 construction plan

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EGAUNEE — Negaunee Township held a meeting detailing an upcoming 2023 road construction project before the council’s regularly scheduled meeting Thursday. Traffic and safety engineer Ben Carrigan detailed a new $8.3 million project which will begin next summer and is likely to wrap up in ...

AP EXPLAINER: What’s behind the baby formula shortage?

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WASHINGTON — Many parents are hunting for infant formula because of a combination of short- and long-term problems that has hit most of the biggest U.S. brands. Millions of babies in the U.S. rely on formula, which is the only source of nutrition recommended for infants who aren't ...

Police Log

Local

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...