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Adjective: Rarefied  (RAIR-uh-fyde) Definition: 1. Being less dense 2. Of, relating to, or interesting to a select group 3. Very high Sample sentence: Cartography is one of those rarefied fields at which only a select few can actually earn a living.

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To protect your vision at work and at play, wear protective eyewear. When outdoors, wear sunglasses that block at least 99% of ultraviolet A and B rays. Sunglasses can help prevent cataracts, as well as wrinkles around the eyes. And when playing sports or doing tasks such as mowing the lawn, wear protective eyewear. Ask […]

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Ishpeming – Ishpeming Public Schools MHSAA Sports Physical forms for the 2011-2012 athletic seasons are now available on the District website at www.ishpemingschools.com.
All students participating in any middle school or high school sport must h…

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Gwinn – The North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will host a Summer Social Outing with a cook-out on Sunday, July 10 from noon to 6 p.m. at Peter Nordeen Park in Gwinn. Bring your own picnic lunch, or meat or other food to grill, favorite beverage, and if you [...]

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Rock – The Rock Lions Club will offer an all-you-can-eat breakfast on Sunday, July 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the club on M-35 in Rock. The buffet includes scrambled eggs, eggs prepared to order and omelets, bacon, sausage, hash brown potatoes, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, toast, a variety of fruits, cereal, lots [...]

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Mackinac Island – The U.P. Book Tour 2011 will feature a book signing with Matthew Gavin Frank, Cailtin Horrocks, and Lew Klatton on Sunday, July 9 from 2 to 3 p.m. and a book signing with David James and Arra Lynn Ross from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the Island Bookstore on Mackinac Island. The [...]

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Big Bay – The Big Bay Farmers Market will be open on Sunday, July 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. under the big tent by Big Bay Outfitters in Big Bay.
For more information, call Kristi at 345-9399.

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Verb:  Enervate  (EN-er-vayt) Definition: 1. To reduce the mental or moral vigor of 2. To lessen the vitality or strength of Sample sentence:  Dehydration and prolonged exposure to the sun can enervate you enough to stop your summer fun, so drink lots of water and rest in the shade.

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It’s that time of the year where we are out enjoying the great outdoors, and the great outdoors is enjoying us!  Mosquitoes love to take a bite and leave behind an itchy reminder.  Itch relief is as close as your kitchen or bathroom! Salt seems to be the quickest remedy. Simply moisten the bite area […]

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Negaunee – The 32nd annual Pioneer Days Parade will be held on Saturday, July 9 at 11:30 a.m. through downtown Negaunee.
Line-up begins at 10:30 a.m. This year’s theme is “Honoring the Negaunee Fireworks Crew—Past and Present.&#82…

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