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School threat reported in Esky

ESCANABA — A threat was reported at Escanaba High School on Friday morning. According to a news release from the Escanaba Department of Public Safety, a “school threat” was reported at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Escanaba High School, 200 S. Lincoln Road, Escanaba. The release does not ...

BREAKING BARRIERS

MARQUETTE — High school students around the area had a unique opportunity on Friday at Nothern Michigan University. NMU’s construction management program held the one-day event presented by female professionals in the construction industry. The hands-on career exploration event ...

Whitmer stresses economics, freedoms in address

LANSING — In her fifth State of the State address, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed economic opportunity, workforce development and essential freedoms. Whitmer said her proposals will help working families, young Michiganders about to graduate and Michiganders born today. During the address, ...

Lost Creek residents still concerned about safety

MARQUETTE — Residents of Lost Creek, an independent living community in Marquette Township, say they continue to have problems with trash and snow removal. In August, 126 Lost Creek residents signed a petition against the new trash policy, which requires them to carry their garbage from the ...

Man arrested for child sexually abusive activity

BRIMLEY - The Michigan State Police Computer Crimes Unit, Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force has announced the arrest of Kevin Michael Perron, 53, of Brimley for child sexually abusive activity-aggravated and using a computer to commit a crime. Perron was arrested following an ...

Fatal snowmobile crash reported in Schoolcraft County

MANISTIQUE — Troopers from the Manistique Outpost and Gladstone Post received a call for a snowmobile crash at approximately 2:45 p.m. Thursday. The crash involved a woman striking a tree on Trail 413 near Camp 7 Road in Schoolcraft County. Michigan State Police troopers, Commercial Motor ...