Average US gasoline price drops 4 cents

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CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell by 4 cents per gallon in the past two weeks to $5.05 for regular grade, it was reported Sunday. It was the first drop in nine weeks and came with a drop in oil prices amid deepening global inflation fears, ...

Nature walks planned on Dickinson area trails

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KINGSFORD — Joshua Isaac, the district forester with the Dickinson/Menominee Conservation District, will be conducting guided nature hikes starting this Friday to have conversations about everything from forest management to wildfire, invasive species, tree, plant, bird, animal, insect and ...

Tourist Rooming Houses require permits, inspections

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Florence, Wis. — Many people love to get away from the hustle and bustle of the cities and enjoy the beauty of Florence County, especially in the summer. The rise in summer tourism also leads to a rise in the need for lodging facilities, such as hotels, cabins, cottages and more. With ...

Roe v. Wade overturned

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Friday stripped away women’s constitutional protections for abortion, a fundamental and deeply personal change for Americans’ lives after nearly a half-century under Roe v. Wade. The court’s overturning of the landmark court ruling is likely to ...

Whitmer seeks quick state high court ruling

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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer urged the Michigan Supreme Court to quickly determine whether abortion will be legal in the state, a few hours after the U.S. Supreme Court ended a national right to abortion. Abortion in Michigan is legal — for now — because a judge in May ...

Abortions immediately halted in Wisconsin

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Doctors across Wisconsin immediately stopped providing abortions on Friday, turning away women in waiting rooms and calling to cancel pending appointments after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling striking down its Roe v. Wade decision. The immediate halt to abortions ...