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Elections

School board seats decided

MARQUETTE — Jennifer Ray and Jennifer Klipp won seats on the Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education on Tuesday. They received 7,725 and 6,743 votes, respectively. The two MAPS board seats that were up for grabs are for six-year terms ending in 2026. “I cannot emphasize ...

Presidency hinges on tight races in battleground states

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fate of the United States presidency hangs in the balance this morning, as President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden battle for three familiar battleground states — Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania — that could prove crucial in determining who ...

Trump wins Florida, Texas, locked in other tight races with Biden

UPDATE: 4 a.m. Democrat Joe Biden's campaign says it will fight any efforts by President Donald Trump's campaign to go to the U.S. Supreme Court to prevent ballots from being tabulated. In a statement sent before 4 a.m. Wednesday, Biden campaign manager Jen O'Malley Dillon called Trump's ...

Bean elected Ishpeming mayor; Chapman, Firby, Skauge take council seats

ISHPEMING — Lindsay Bean won the race for Ishpeming Mayor in Tuesday’s general election. Bean received 1,338 votes, defeating opponent Pat Scanlon, who garnered 1,315 votes. The mayor is elected at each General City Election. Those council members whose terms do not expire immediately ...

Stagliano, Ilmonen elected to Negaunee City Council

MARQUETTE — Tony Stagliano and Craig M. Ilmonen were the lead vote-getters in the race for Negaunee City Council. Stagliano received 1,321 votes, Illmonen garnered 1,190 votes followed by Toby Smith with 882 votes. Negaunee City Councilors serve a three-year term. All election results ...