Trees to be planted in Negaunee


NEGAUNEE — Negaunee Beautification Committee is going to be using a Marquette Community Foundation grant to plant three trees at the Bernie Rivers Field at 1 p.m. Thursday. The $2,400 was received to help enhance the appearance and environment of the park. Nagelkirks from Marquette has ...

FOL to meet


ISHPEMING — The Friends of the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday on the lower level of the library. One of the major agenda items is a book sale scheduled for the evening of Sept. 30 and then on Oct. 1 and 2. The Friends are eager to welcome new members.

Vandals deface ‘Black Lives Matter’ mural in Ypsilanti

Michigan News

YPSILANTI (AP) — A “Black Lives Matter” street mural painted this summer in southeastern Michigan has been defaced by vandals who covered part of it with white paint. The weekend attack in Ypsilanti left the 260-foot mural’s words “Black Lives” drenched in white paint, while the ...



MARQUETTE — The American Spirit was expected at 4 a.m. today at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor. The Honorable James L. Oberstar is due at 10 a.m. Thursday.

‘Standing with Karl’

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NEGAUNEE — People across the Upper Peninsula and surrounding regions were shocked at the news of Karl Bohnak’s departure from WLUC-TV6 last week. Bohnak, WLUC’s longtime chief meteorologist who spent more than 33 years with the television station, announced on social media last ...

Body of missing Au Train man found

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SENEY — The body of Thomas Szafran of Au Train, 62, who in August had been reported missing, has been found, the Michigan State Police reported. On Thursday, a township employee in the Seney area was maintaining the area along M-28 when he observed vehicle tracks going approximately 100 ...