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We know that the risk of developing hypertension increases when one of your parents is affected with the disease. Even if your father or mother had high blood pressure your own risk may be dramatically lower if you’re in good shape. A study published online May 14, 2012 in Hypertension found that exercise can trump […]

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Got asthma? Your pillow, a haven for dust mites, could be making matters worse. Wash your pillows regularly and replace them annually. No matter how picky we are about our bunkmates, there will always be unwelcome visitors. Namely, dust mites. They love a warm environment like your bed just as much as you do. And […]

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One great thing about Marquette is the Peter White Public Library.  If you’ve never had a chance to check it out, I most definitely suggest checking it out.  I usually go through times where I don’t go in there, and then I’ll remember that I should probably get in there to check out some books, […]

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Today’s Answer: Batman: The Movie (1966 Version) Winner: Paula Today’s winner is Paula! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Verb: Kedge  (KEJ) Definition:  To move a ship by means of a line attached to a small anchor dropped at the distance and in the direction desired. Sample sentence:  To get closer to shore, the sailors needed to kedge the ship.  

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After I get out of work on Monday, my usual Monday night is spent out Ishpeming at an old friend’s house as we play games and listen to music hanging out.  This will last until about 5 a.m., which can sound a bit crazy but because I work afternoons it’s not THE worst thing in […]

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Today’s Answer: Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Winner: Dessa Today’s winner is Dessa! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Women: if you’re overweight or obese, shedding just 10 percent of your weight might reduce your overall cancer risk. The goal is to lower levels of inflammation in the body, and for some women losing even five percent might do the trick. Inflammation has been linked to heart disease, cancer and other chronic diseases, and […]

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Adjective: Wifty  (WIF-tee) Definition: Eccentrically silly, giddy, or inane: ditzy Sample sentence:  The American Idol judges only have to lounge around, and make some  wifty comment about the performance.

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Tomorrow Summer Cinema will show the movie “Hugo” tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. The movie is directed by Martin Scorsese and is based on the novel by Brian Selznick.  It runs for 127 minutes and is rated PG. There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship […]

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