Hord, O’Brion awarded Dorothy Occhietti vocational scholarships

Local News

IRON MOUNTAIN — Michael Mulligan, president of the Dorothy Occhietti Dickinson County Vocational Scholarship Association, recently announced the scholarship winners for the 2021-22 school year. Applicants must be graduating from a Dickinson County high school and enrolling in a two-year ...

Conservation districts help protect precious resources


LANSING, Mich. — Celebrated annually since 1955, the National Association of Conservation Districts’ Stewardship Week is one of the largest national programs promoting natural resource conservation. Set between the last Sunday in April and the first Sunday in May, it’s a time put aside ...

Judge orders Gableman to stop deleting records in investigation

Wisconsin News

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The work of an investigator looking into the 2020 presidential election in Wisconsin generated fresh criticism Thursday after newly posted documents included a memo describing one elections worker as "probably" a Democrat in part because she loves nature and "has a weird ...

Michigan’s first Adopt-A-Highway pickup starts Saturday

Local News

LANSING — Volunteers will fan out across lower Michigan to give state highway roadsides their annual spring cleaning beginning Saturday as groups in the Michigan Department of Transportation Adopt-A-Highway program pick up litter from Saturday to May 1. The first AAH pickup for the Upper ...

Norway students collecting cans and bottles on Sunday

Local News

NORWAY — The Norway High School Class of 2022 is conducting a returnable can and bottle drive from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at Pat’s Foods in Norway. All funds raised will go towards their substance free graduation party. Those wishing to have returnables picked up can text 906-282-7947.

CNN’s streaming service shutting down


NEW YORK (AP) — CNN is shutting down its CNN+ streaming service less than a month after its launch, a spectacular flameout for a venture that had attracted stars like Chris Wallace and Alison Roman and was seen as a way to attract a new generation of news consumers. It had started March 29, ...