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Great Lakes teeming with tiny plastic fibers

January 10, 2015 TRAVERSE CITY — Scientists who have reported that the Great Lakes are awash in tiny bits of plastic are raising new alarms about a little-noticed form of the debris turning up in sampling nets:... more »»

MAPS will appoint officers

January 10, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Area Public Schools Board of Education will welcome two new members and make official appointments during its regular meeting Monday night. more »»

M-28 Closure

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — Gusting winds and lake effect snow showers forced closure early today of a section of M-28 between Marquette and Munising for the third time this week. more »»

Roundabout plans on track

January 9, 2015 ISHPEMING — An engineer from Hancock’s OHM Advisors gave a presentation to the Ishpeming City Council and the public Wednesday night on the preliminary designs and cost estimates for a project to... more »»

DNR group to meet

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Western Upper Peninsula Citizens’ Advisory Council will hear an updates on the status of wolves in the state and the U.P. more »»

UPSET makes 6 arrests

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team officials said six people were arrested Thursday in the western U.P. on drug sale and distribution charges. more »»

Township approves fees studies

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette Township Board on Tuesday approved service-cost studies to determine items such as operations costs and establishment of fee. more »»

New city service center sites discussed

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — During a public forum Thursday, Marquette city staff revealed five sites being considered for the relocation of the Municipal Service Cente. more »»

Four taken to hospital in Powell Township crash involving mine truck

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — Four Big Bay residents were injured, including one critically, Thursday night after the vehicle they were traveling in crashed into the back of an Eagle Mine ore truck in whiteout... more »»

County board re-elects Corkin chairman; Heikkila elected vice chairman

January 9, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Board held its organizational meeting Tuesday, re-electing Gerald Corkin as chairman and Bruce Heikkila as vice chairman. more »»

Double duty

January 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — Marquette Board of Light and Power officials are running a second unit at the Shiras Steam Plant to help ensure power reliability under this week’s cold wintry weather conditions. more »»

Dianda sworn in for 2nd term

January 8, 2015 ISHPEMING — More than 40 people were at Ishpeming Township Hall Wednesday night as state Rep. more »»

Solid waste management authority board fires director

January 8, 2015 GWINN — The director of the Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority has been terminated by the authority’s board of trustees after a lengthy process and investigation into allegations... more »»

County board approves deputy staffing issues

January 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Board approved two measures unanimously Tuesday increasing the number of hours worked by county sheriff’s officers. more »»

NMU announces new acting provost

January 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — An English faculty member at Northern Michigan University was appointed Tuesday as acting provost and chief academic officer for the university while the current provost is on medical... more »»

Marquette Marine in national news

January 8, 2015 MARQUETTE — Marquette native Mark Zambon may be on “CBS This Morning” on Friday, along with others involved in The Heroes Project. more »»

Logging truck spills load in Republic

January 8, 2015 REPUBLIC — M-95 in Republic Township at Witch Lake was reduced to one lane of traffic for 2 1/2 hours Wednesday afternoon after a logging truck spilled its load of logs into the roadway. more »»

Deep freeze disaster

January 7, 2015 TRAVERSE CITY — Last winter’s deep freeze that slowed Great Lakes shipping to a crawl caused $705 million in economic losses and highlighted the need to bolster the U.S. more »»

Gravestone for Sanaz

January 7, 2015 MARQUETTE — Among the graves in Marquette’s 113-acre Park Cemetery is a small, flat granite stone marking where Sanaz Nezami was laid to res. more »»

Peters lone Dem among 13 new senators

January 7, 2015 LANSING — Gary Peters, the lone Democrat among 13 freshmen U.S. more »»



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