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Women who follow a low-fat diet may not be getting as many essential nutrients as they should, according to the findings of a 27,000-person U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) study. More than half the women who reduced their fat intake to less than 30 percent of total calories were short-changing themselves on vitamins A and […]

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Verb:  Extenuate  (ik-STEN-yuh-wayt) Definition: 1.  To lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of by making partial excuses 2.  To lessen the strength or effect of Sample sentence:  Don’t even try to extenuate their vandalism of the cemetery with the old refrain of “Boys will be boys.”

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Negaunee – The Negaunee Pioneer Days Alumni Softball Games will be held on Sunday, July 3 beginning at Lacombe Field in Negaunee.
For more information, call 486-8084 or go to www.negauneeirontown.com.

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Negaunee – Old Towne Festival will be held on Sunday, July 3 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Old Towne Festival Park in Negaunee.
This is the kick-off event of Pioneer Days in Negaunee, and will offer live music, food vendors, a beer garden and much more.

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Curtis – Curtis will host its 38th annual Independence Day celebration on Sunday, July 3 beginning at 10 a.m. with entertainment, the Lions Club chicken barbecue, a food and refreshment tent, children’s games, a rock climbing wall and more than 50 arts and craft booths, as well as a fireworks display at dusk. “The Biggest […]

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Marquette – The Marquette County Exchange Club will sponsor its 26th annual International Food Fest on Sunday, July 3 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 boat parade will be held on Sunday, July 3 at 7 p.m. on Lake Michigamme at Michigamme Park. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place. The parade theme is “America’s Moments in History.” A concession stand will be open until 10 p.m., and the Slamtones will provide live music […]

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Gwinn – The Gwinn High School class of 1981 will celebrate its class reunion on Saturday, July 2 at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Gwinn VFW.
All Gwinn High School alumni may attend after 8:30 p.m. There will be music and karaoke.

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If a round of golf leaves you grimacing and gripping your back muscles, your stance is probably to blame. A report presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons indicates that more than half of golfers experience low-back pain when they make contact with the ball or in their follow-through. That […]

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National Mine – The annual National Mine school reunion picnic will be held on Saturday, July 2 at noon at “The Flats” in National Mine. Bring a dish to pass and meat to be grilled, if desired. Beverages and corn on the cob will be provided. Classmates are asked to notify out of town classmates, […]

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