Local exchange student coordinator attends international event

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LAS VEGAS – Lauren Scherr, of Baraga, recently attended the 30th Anniversary celebration of International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES), a non-profit that promotes global understanding and peace through high school youth exchange. As a top performer for the organization, Scherr was flown ...

State Treasurer announces grants for distressed municipalities

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LANSING – State Treasurer Rachael Eubanks today announced a total of $2.7 million is being awarded to 16 municipalities through the Financially Distressed Cities, Villages and Townships (FDCVT) Grant Program. Municipalities can participate in the FDCVT Grant Program if they are experiencing ...

Students get time in aircraft

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — Twenty-one students took to the skies at the Houghton County Memorial Airport Thursday as part of a summer program on flying. The annual course, part of Michigan Technological University’s Summer Youth Program, is taught by volunteers from the Civil Air Patrol and the ...