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Delta County explores millage for veterans

ESCANABA — Delta County may soon levy a millage to support veterans and come into compliance with a state law that is nearly 125 years old. “If you’ve got a $100,00 house, you’re gonna be about on the hook for ten bucks. And I’m asking myself if I knew a veteran was going to have ...

First cruise ship to dock in Esky May 14

ESCANABA — The first cruise ship to visit Escanaba is scheduled to arrive May 14. In February American Queen Voyages (AQV) announced Escanaba would be one of the ports included on their Great Lakes Excursion route. Since then, a tentative schedule of visits has been made and other details ...

Breitung Township posts minutes

QUINNESEC — Breitung Township’s Feb. 13, 2023 regular board meeting minutes and Feb.15, special board meeting minutes have been posted on the front door of the office and also on www.breitungtwp.org. The board’s Feb. 27 regular meeting minutes have also been posted.

Emergency trail sign project complete in the Keweenaw

GRAHAM JAEHNIG The Daily Mining Gazette KEWEENAW COUNTY — The Keweenaw County portion of the Emergency Trail Sign Project is now completed, said Keweenaw County Sheriff Curt Pennala. The project, started by area resident Joe Schneller, begun in early 2021, has now moved onto the trails in ...

Dickinson friend of court 2nd in state for cost effectiveness

IRON MOUNTAIN — State officials have notified Dickinson County Friend of the Court Heidi Ford that her office ranked second in Michigan for cost effectiveness in 2022. In the previous year, Dickinson ranked third among Michigan’s 83 counties. The top three counties in Michigan for the ...

Trial date set in Arizona

MESA, Arizona — A trial date has been set for a Lake Havasu City, Arizona, man, formerly of Hancock, accused of murdering a former Lake Linden resident earlier this month in Arizona. A Maricopa County grand jury found probable cause to indict Elliot Bennett, 19, on three charges: ...