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Marquette and vicinity: Today, chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter ...

Today in History:June 17, O.J. Simpson charged with murder

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Today is Monday, June 17, the 169th day of 2024. There are 197 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 17, 1994, after leading police on a slow-speed chase on Southern California freeways, O.J. Simpson was arrested and charged with murder in the slayings of his ...

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U.P. weather map info: Houghton: 78|57° Ironwood: 74|56° Escanaba: 68|55° Marquette and vicinity: Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, showers likely, mainly after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Extended forecast: Saturday, mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. ...

Today in History: June 14, Continental Army created

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By The Associated Press Today is Friday, June 14, the 166th day of 2024. There are 200 days left in the year. This is Flag Day. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 14, 1775, the Continental Army, forerunner of the United States Army, was created. On this date: In 1777, the Second ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Extended ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. Increasing clouds, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. ...

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U.P. weather map info: Houghton: 71|54° Ironwood: 68|52° Escanaba: 66|52° Marquette and vicinity: Today, a 10 percent chance of showers after 5 p.m. Increasing clouds, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, a 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1 a.m. Mostly ...

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U.P. weather map info: Houghton: 54|47° Ironwood: 55|45° Escanaba: 63|49° Marquette and vicinity: Today, a 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Tonight, a 20 percent chance of ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. High near 70. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts ...

Today in History: June 5, Robert F. Kennedy assassinated

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By The Associated Press Today is Wednesday, June 5, the 157th day of 2024. There are 209 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 5, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot and mortally wounded after claiming victory in California’s Democratic presidential primary at ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 5 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. ...

Today in History: June 3, Muhammad Ali dies

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By The Associated Press Today is Monday, June 3, the 155th day of 2024. There are 211 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 3, 2016, heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, whose athletic feats and activism put him among the most revered athletes of all time, ...

Historically speaking – classic

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This article initially appeared in The Mining Journal on July 24, 2021. NEGAUNEE — The Michigan Sate Police, one of the most respected law enforcement agencies, had its beginnings in Negaunee in 1917. They were known as “The Constabulary.” The United States declared ...

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Marquette and vicinity: Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind around 10 mph. Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph. Extended forecast: Saturday, a chance of showers, with thunderstorms also ...