Miller selected Marine Corps League Marine of the Year

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Michael Miller of Iron Mountain was awarded the Marine Corps League’s Marine of the Year at the annual Wisconsin MCL Convention on May 20 in Iron Mountain. CWO4 USMC (Ret.) Miller served 22 years as a Marine and retired in 1998. Michael is a member of the Niagara Marine ...

Road project starts today in Baraga County

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MARQUETTE — The Michigan Department of Transportation is investing about $4.3 million to resurface 7.5 miles of U.S. 41/M-28 from east of the M-28/U.S. 141 intersection to the east end of the passing lane section near the Tioga Roadside Park in Covington Township, Baraga County. The project ...

Remembering their sacrifice

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Area communities will come together to remember and honor those who died in service of their country this Memorial Day. Local ceremonies include: IRON MOUNTAIN The annual Veterans Tribute Ride will make a stop at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain ...

Avian influenza confirmed in Dickinson, Iron

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State testing has confirmed avian influenza in two bald eagles found dead at separate sites in Dickinson and Iron counties. The birds were sent to the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory earlier this month after being collected along roadsides in the two counties, with ...

Local data: 27 new virus positives in Dickinson, 15 in Iron

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Local health officials Friday reported 27 new confirmed COVID-19 positives in Dickinson County and 15 in Iron County in the past eight days. Dickinson County also had 12 probable virus cases and Iron County three probables since May 19, according to figures posted Friday on the Dickinson-Iron ...

Norway names top seniors for graduating Class of 2022

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NORWAY — The Norway-Vulcan School District has announced the top seniors from the Norway High School Class of 2022. Graduation ceremonies were Friday evening in the Fine Arts Center. The top students are: — Mackenzie Gilroy is the daughter of Jodie and Jeff Gilroy. Gilroy was ...