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Breitung Township Woman Accused of Embezzlement

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A 67-year old Upper Peninsula woman is accused of embezzling from a local bank. Josephine Novara of Breitung Township is charged with embezzlement from a financial institution in excess of $10,000, punishable by up to 20-years in prison. She allegedly took the funds from a First National Bank and Trust branch in Iron Mountain. Novara […]

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Marquette Board of Light and Power Warns of New Phone Scam

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The Marquette Board of Light and Power is warning area residents of a phone scam that has been making the rounds of several of their commercial customers.  The BLP says they have been contacted by customers who say they received a telephone call and were told their electric power service would be disconnected within 45 […]

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Governor Snyder Signs New Firearm Bill Into Law

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A bill, sponsored by State Senator Tom Casperson, making firearms records confidential and not subject to Freedom of Information Act requests has been signed into law by Governor Rick Snyder. The Escanaba Republican says the bill allows disclosure of records in cases where firearm owners pose a threat to themselves or other individuals, they have […]

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Students Excel At Gwinn

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Senior Ben Lauren sat down to talk to us about all the good things going on at Gwinn Area Community Schools. Listen as Ben talks about how the education at Gwinn prepares students for the challenges they face in college and beyond.

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WARNING: This Game Is Not For the Faint of Heart

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Cards Against Humanity.  You may have heard of it.  It’s an adult version of Apples to Apples.  At least, that’s what I’ve been told, but having never actually played Apples to Apples, I can’t verify the veracity of that statement.   The box says that it’s a party game for horrible people and that’s pretty much […]

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Three Things My New Tablet Taught Me About Life

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Let me introduce you to the newest addition to my toy box:  the Wacom Intuos Creative Pen Tablet – it’s a tablet that plugs into your computer and then allows you to move the mouse with the pen, so you can write and draw like you would with a regular pen on paper.  Sort of.  […]

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Ode to Potholes: A Haiku

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In Spring, I appear So your car needs repairs now Oh no, please fix me

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Relay for Life Gets a Boost From Midway Rentals and Sales

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Marquette, Michigan  –  May 6, 2014  – Midway Rentals and Sales is proud to support the Relay For Life of Marquette County at Ishpeming’s Al Quaal Recreation Area on June 13, 2014. The American Cancer Society Relay For Life event is a great opportunity to honor cancer survivors.  Midway Rentals and Sales continues to support community […]

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Non-Newtonian Dubstep: A Fun Monday Science Experiment

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It’s called oobleck: a non-Newtonian fluid that you can make at home.  It acts like a liquid when poured, but apply a little bit of force to it, and it’ll turn into a solid substance: To make your own oobleck you’ll need one cup of water, two cups of corn starch, and some food coloring.  […]

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NMU Brings “Evolving Javascript” Presentation to Marquette

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Marquette, MI – Why did the programmer quit his job? Because he didn’t get arrays! Speaking of programmers, on Tuesday, March 25, NMU’s Math and Computer Science department played hosted Allen Wirfs-Brock as he presented Evolving Javascript in the Mead Auditorium of NMU’s West Science building.  Wirfs-Brock sat down with NMU students to talk about […]

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