Hancock Schools reviews stakeholder survey results

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HANCOCK — At a special meeting on Monday, the Hancock School Board was given a slide presentation on the breakdown of the recent school district’s Superintendent Survey results. The online survey asked the school district’s families, employees and other stakeholders, a wide array of ...

Teaching the power of problem solving to our students

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In 1927 Juan Terry Trippe was a pilot who dreamed of creating the world’s first airline company, transporting passengers from one city to the next. By 1928, he had created Pan Am Airlines which flew one route between Key West, Florida and Havana, Cuba. At that time, pilots flew by dead ...

Republican Peter Meijer joins Michigan’s US Senate race

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LANSING — Peter Meijer, a Republican who served one term in Congress before being ousted by voters following a vote to impeach then-President Donald Trump, announced Monday that he will run for an open U.S. Senate seat in Michigan. Meijer joins a field of more than a dozen candidates vying ...

Middle school student removed after threat of school violence

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HOUGHTON — A Houghton middle school student was removed from the building Monday following a threat of school violence made to other students. A note sent to Houghton Portage Township Schools from Superintendent Anders Hill addressed the matter. The comment was reported to middle school ...

KBIC holds primary election

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L’ANSE — Keweenaw Bay Indian Community members chose candidates for the general election ballot in Saturday’s primary. The KBIC posted unofficial results on its Facebook page. In the L’Anse District, incumbent Toni Minton led with 62 votes. She will be joined on the general ...