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Bats dying in Keweenaw County

January 27, 2015 MOHAWK — White-nose syndrome, a fungal infection leading to massive dieoffs in bats, has been found in dead bats in Keweenaw Count. more »»

Portage to conduct heart health screenings

January 27, 2015 HANCOCK — February is American Heart Health Month, and UP Health System-Portage is offering a chance for people to get an idea of the condition of their heart. more »»

Tech holds Medical Careers Week

January 27, 2015 HOUGHTON — This week, students at Michigan Technological University who are interested in a career in medicine will have a chance to talk to the expert. more »»

Right to Work, 2 years later

January 26, 2015 HANCOCK— In the last 50 years, union membership in Michigan has dropped from 45 percent to 14. more »»

Great Scot!

January 26, 2015 HANCOCK — It was Robert Burns Night in Hancock Saturday, and Copper Country Scots and Scots-for-the-night celebrated with bagpipes, highland dancing, Scotch whisky and of course, the haggis. more »»

Gotta Dance: Tech team hosts children’s workshop

January 26, 2015 HOUGHTON — This Saturday, the Michigan Technological University Dance Team will have a little extra help. more »»

Hymn Sing gets things off to a good start

January 26, 2015 HANCOCK — As a person from the Netherlands, Marcel Dijkstra doesn’t know a lot about Finnish culture, but he enjoys the pageantry of some Finnish festivities, which is why he was attending the... more »»

A little something for everybody

January 26, 2015 HANCOCK — Though a few events for this year’s Heikinpäivä celebration have already taken place, the celebration will be in full swing this week, with activities and classes every night, leading to a... more »»

2 sentenced in Eagle River

January 24, 2015 Spagnotti gets year in jail for CSC EAGLE RIVER — An Ahmeek man was sentenced to a year in jail for criminal sexual conduct in Keweenaw County Circuit Court Frida. more »»

Pelkie school may close

January 24, 2015 PELKIE — The Baraga Area Schools are once again weighing the costs and benefits of the K-2 Pelkie Elementary School against a budget that’s spent several years in the red. more »»

Hancock Beach dock to be demolished and replaced

January 24, 2015 HANCOCK — A popular structure in Hancock has fallen into disrepair, so the members of the Hancock City Council are in the process of determining how to replace i. more »»

Getting closer to the public

January 23, 2015 CALUMET — The Michigan State Police began a program called Community Service Trooper in 2010, and now the program is in all MSP posts, including Calumet. more »»

It’s a wrap ... for now

January 23, 2015 GREENLAND — A fantasy movie that began shooting Jan. 3 inside the Adventure Mine in Greenland has delayed further filming after brutally cold temperatures wreaked havoc on costumes and equipment. more »»

Photographer studies Finnish influence in U.S.

January 23, 2015 HANCOCK — It began with a pair of scissors. Specifically, a pair of orange-handled scissors from the Finnish company Fiskars. The company’s scissors have become a worldwide presence. more »»

Partners in advocacy

January 23, 2015 HOUGHTON — Michigan Technological University recently announced it will partner with Federal Science Partners in order to have a louder voice in Washington, D.C. more »»

Cadeau back in court

January 22, 2015 HOUGHTON — The suspect in a 2013 murder in Houghton stood mute on two charges in Houghton County Circuit Court Wednesda. more »»

Police log

January 22, 2015 City of Hancock Police Department • 1:16 a.m. — Officers responded to a burglar alarm on Navy Street. • 7:30 a.m. — Officers responded to a two-car PDA on Roberts and Jennings streets. • 9:30 p.. more »»

The importance of water

January 22, 2015 HANCOCK — Most Americans probably don’t worry too much about having access to clean fresh water, but Wendy Pabich wants people to realize the impact their daily lives have on water around the world. more »»

KBIC Marquette gas station/convenience store nearly finished

January 22, 2015 By DAN ROBLEE droblee@mininggazette. more »»

Willing to help out

January 22, 2015 MARQUETTE — A little bit of money can sometimes go a long way towards improving community health, and the Superior Health Foundation is now accepting mini-grant applications from organizations... more »»



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