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House Freedom Caucus Chairman Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., center, whose conservative faction of the GOP bucked the Republican health care bill, heads to caucus meeting in the basement of the Capitol before House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., announces that he is abruptly pulling their troubled health care bill off the House floor, in Washington, Friday, March 24, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace Barack Obama's health care law as his aides pledged to court moderate Democrats on upcoming initiatives from health care to tax cuts. On Twitter on Sunday, ...

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Upper Peninsula forest provides wood for Final Four courts

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AMASA, Mich. (AP) — Wood harvested from forestland in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is being used to make the court floorings for college basketball's Final Four matchups. Connor Sports manufactured the flooring at its plant in the village of Amasa in Iron County. The company harvested the ...

Cindy Steele places The Daily News “I’m a Winner” sign in the window of her home on Newton Street in Kingsford. Over the years, The Daily News has given away more than 30,000 instant lottery tickets through this promotion.
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Orange you ready? — Lottery contest kicks off April 1

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Like migrating birds and crocuses, The Daily News’ popular lottery contest has returned for the spring. From April 1 through June 30, The Daily News will give away 25 Michigan Lottery instant tickets each day, with the exception of Sundays. No, it’s not an April ...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan looks at floral tributes to victims of Wednesday's attack outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Friday. On Thursday authorities identified a 52-year-old Briton as the man who mowed down pedestrians and stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament in London, saying he had a long criminal record and once was investigated for extremism — but was not currently on a terrorism watch list.

London attacker cheerful, joking on eve of deadly rampage

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BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — Long before his short stints in jail turned into years behind bars, Khalid Masood was known as Adrian Elms, with a reputation for drinking and an unpredictable temper. At least twice he was convicted of violent crimes, well before he stabbed a police officer to ...

‘Community’ chosen as downtown mural theme

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IRON MOUNTAIN — The community has made its choice — and it’s “community.” After five months of online voting, “community” has emerged as the word that will be the inspiration for the next Power of Words Project wall mural in downtown Iron Mountain. The Iron Mountain ...

Israel didn’t comply with UN call to stop settlements

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Israel took no steps to comply with a Security Council call to stop all settlement activity in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, and instead authorized "a high rate" of settlement expansions in violation of international law, the United Nations said Friday. U.N. envoy ...

Sears Hometown store remains independent

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KINGSFORD — The Sears Hometown store in Birchwood Mall should not be affected by the struggles of Sears Holdings Corporation, which earlier this week expressed “substantial doubt” about its future but later said it believes plans to turn around its business should reduce that risk, a ...

Victim’s husband appeals for calm after Wisconsin shooting

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The husband of one of four people killed in a string of shootings by a suspect who is Hmong urged community members not to “get caught up in colors” in reacting to the attack. Nengmy Vang, 45, is accused of launching a rampage that spanned three northern Wisconsin ...

Health bill was good faith effort — Bergman

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WASHINGTON —U.S. Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Watersmeet, released the following statement Friday about Republican efforts to restore access to affordable, choice-based health care: “I came to Congress to get things done for Michigan’s First District. And getting things done means that you ...

Kristin and Eric Glaser wanted to do something nice with a portion of their income tax refund. The couple asked their daughters, “What should we do?” and they unanimously voted to use the money to create gift bags for newborn babies. The gift bags are gender specific and contain a new baby bear and a baby’s first soft sided picture book. Thirty gift bags were prepared and donated to the Dickinson County Hospital System’s Family Birth Center. The bags will be given to the first 30 newest members of the community. “The girls were so excited to donate the bags and luckily they were able to hand the very first bag out in person,” says a hospital spokesperson. “It is a very kind gesture by the Glaser family and our hospital is proud to hand them out on their behalf.” Pictured from left are Dee McDonald, RN; Kristina Gauger; Evelyn Glaser; Elizabeth Glazer; Kristin Glaser; and Cindy Gordon, RN.

Local family gives back

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Kristin and Eric Glaser wanted to do something nice with a portion of their income tax refund. The couple asked their daughters, “What should we do?” and they unanimously voted to use the money to create gift bags for newborn babies. The gift bags are gender specific and contain a new baby ...

‘Obamacare’ repeal bill withdrawn

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders yanked their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly — after seven years of nonstop railing against the health care law. Democrats said Americans can ...

Bingo Mania prizes awarded

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IRON MOUNTAIN — The Daily News Bingo Mania winners for February have been announced. Esther Kletschka, Florence, Wis., is the blackout winner of $150 and Mary Commentator of Iron River won $100 for a letter N bingo. Karen Neveau of Norway collected $75 for two or more bingos and Chris ...

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Slippery start to morning

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Ammond Carlson of Vulcan rides his bike up Woodward Avenue in Kingsford despite the freezing rain this morning. Icy road conditions prompted most area schools to cancel classes for the day. The majority of the Upper Peninsula was under a winter weather advisory until 10 a.m. for a mix of ...

Prince Charles visits victims

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LONDON (AP) — Prince Charles has visited people injured in the London attack, meeting privately with victims at a hospital. The heir to the British throne thanked staff at King’s College Hospital for their “marvelous efforts.” He shook hands with nurses, who took photos of him as he ...

A RIBBON-CUTTING ceremony recently took place at the new Kaizen Way to Wellness office, 600 Carpenter Ave. in Iron Mountain. Ambassadors with the Dickinson Area Chamber Alliance were in attendance along with staff from the Kaizen office.  Shown here from left are Erica Labre, Ray King, Renee Stevenson, Kimberly Peot, Brianna Simoens, Shelby Morgan, Melody Bellmore, Cassie Morrison, Stacy Lutz, Tom, Alex, Madde, Sam and Laura Hemgren, Suzanne Anderson, Corky DeRoeck, Donna Rahoi, Teresa Schettler, Robert Whitens, Chris Hansley, Sandy Petroff and Lynda Zanon, chamber director.
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New office for Kaizen opens in IM

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IRON MOUNTAIN — A grand opening of the new office for Kaizen Way to Wellness took place March 3, featuring a ribbon-cutting ceremony, tours of the new building at 600 Carpenter Ave. and a chance to meet the doctors and staff. Services provided at Kaizen include chiropractic, thermography, ...

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Closings and Delays – Friday, March 24, 2017

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IRON MOUNTAIN — The following schools have a two-hour delay Friday, March 24, 2017: - Beecher Dunbar-Pembine - Goodman-Armstrong Creek School The following schools are closed Friday, March 24, 2017: - All DIISD Programs - Bishop Baraga Catholic School - Breitung Township - ...

Showdown on health care

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans muscled their capstone health care overhaul past an initial barrier and toward a climactic roll call Friday, plunging ahead despite uncertainty over whether they had the votes to prevail in what loomed as a monumental gamble for President Donald Trump and his GOP ...