TOP HEADLINES

Despite flash flood, Copper Country is open for business

HOUGHTON — Days after the water subsided from Sunday’s flash flood, the Copper Country is open for business. The concern is if tourists know that. A wave of cancellations rolled in in the wake of the flooding for hotels and ...

Teens killed in Florence County crash

FLORENCE, Wis. — Two students from Florence High School were killed in a motor vehicle crash Friday morning on County Highway N in the town of Commonwealth, said David Gribble, Florence County chief deputy. The northbound vehicle failed to ...

Snyder signs work requirement for Medicaid

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Work or education is now required for many Michigan residents receiving Medicaid health coverage. Gov. Rick Snyder signed the law Friday that affects able-bodied adults, ages 18 to 62. Starting in 2020, they'll have to ...

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SPORTS

IM falls to Marquette Blues, 8-2

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Marquette Blues tagged Iron Mountain with solid hits in an 8-2 American Legion baseball win on Tuesday. The Blues capped its offensive output with a five-run sixth inning. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing night for ...

Saari holds on to win senior men’s crown

MARQUETTE — Scott Saari finally had his day. After three consecutive second place finishes, the Wawonowin Country Club golfer took the crown in the Upper Peninsula Golf Association Men's Senior Championship shooting a 73 in the final round ...

Channing blanks State Farm, 10-0

CHANNING — The Channing Railroaders staked an early lead and held on to beat Jill Leonard State Farm 10-0 in Superiorland Baseball League action Monday. The Railroaders (2-0) took seven walks in the first inning and scored four runs for an ...

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