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Ishpeming – The 22nd annual Firecracker 5K run and 1-mile walk will be held on Saturday, July 2 beginning at 9:45 a.m. along the Al Quaal ski trails.
Registration is $15. For information, visit the UPRRC website at www.uprrc.org/Calendar.htm or …

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Ishpeming – The Ishpeming High School class of 1956 will meet for lunch to celebrate its 55 year reunion on Saturday, July 2 at noon in the private dining area at the Jasper Ridge Brewery in Ishpeming.
Spouses and friends are welcome.

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Marquette – The U.P. Book Tour 2011 will feature a book signing with Matthew Gavin Frank, Ron Riekki, and Tyler Tichelaar on Saturday, July 2 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Snowbound Books in Marquette. The tour features 60 plus writers, 50 plus events, 30 plus days and 20 plus U.P. cities, making it the [...]

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Negaunee – An “Iron Plat Girls” reunion will be held on Thursday, July 7 at 1 p.m. at the Negaunee Senior Center. Lunch will be available for $10. The reunion is open to women who lived on Division, Bay de Noc, Peninsula, Silver and Gold streets, or along the county road in that area. RSVP [...]

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Marquette – The Marquette County Exchange Club will sponsor its 26th annual International Food Fest on Saturday, July 2 from noon to 10:30 p.m. at Ellwood Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. The festival will feature a variety of Chinese, Italian, Thai, Middle Eastern, Cajun and American foods, children’s games, Abracadabra Arcade Jumps and live [...]

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Michigamme – A pancake breakfast will be offered on Saturday, July 2 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Michigamme Community Building.
Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children. Proceeds will go to the Michigamme Steamer Fund.

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What may seem like a harmless way to store potatoes may actually be a breeding ground for deadly bacteria. Researchers investigating an outbreak of botulism in the United States in 1994 traced the source to a bacteria-produced toxin that formed when baked potatoes were stored in aluminum foil at room temperature. Botulism can cause severe […]

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Adjective:  Catawampus  (kat-uh-WOM-puhs) Definition: 1.  Off-center, askew, awry 2.  Positioned diagonally, cater-cornered Sample sentence:  Jill walked outside into the wind, which promptly knocked her hat catawampus.

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Noun:  Amanuensis  (uh-man-yuh-WEN-sis) Definition:  One employed to write from dictation or to copy manuscript. Sample sentence:  Mark worked as an amanuensis for a judge who needed to compose his opinions orally while recovering from cataract surgery.

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Marquette – The Marquette Senior High School Class of 1976 will be having a reunion on Friday, July 1 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Temple in downtown Marquette. There will be a live band and refreshments. Tickets are $25 per person. Please send a check made out to “Class of ’76″ and mail [...]

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