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The chemical BPA (bisphenol A) is in plastic food storage containers, the liners of metal food cans, water bottles and toys. Exposure has been linked to breast and prostate cancer, infertility, early puberty in girls, obesity and more. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 93 percent of all Americans have […]

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“Tick Talk” by Dr. Jackie Bird will be tonight at The Central Upper Peninsula Chapter of the Sierra Club‘s meeting at 7 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library‘s Community Room. For more information, call John Rebers, 228-3617.

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Today’s Answer: Forrest Gump Winner: Cathy Today’s winner is Cathy! 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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If you’re overweight and spend your day at a desk job, you’re at increased risk for diabetes – but you may be able to reverse that trend and help control blood sugar simply by taking “activity breaks.” New research from Australia found that regular, short breaks – as little as two minutes, three times an […]

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Noun: Hiatus (hye-AY-tus) Definition: 1. A break in or gap in a material object. 2. An interruption in time or continuity. 3. The occurrence of two vowel sounds without pause or intervening consonantal sound. Sample sentence: The band had several hits in the 80′s and then went on hiatus.

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Tonight at 7 p.m. the film “The Squid and the Whale” will be screened in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. Released in 2005, the film is rated R and runs for 88 minutes. The film is being shown in recognition of May being Mental Health month. Thanks to the Friends of […]

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Today’s Answer: Inception Winner: Anna Today’s winner is Anna!  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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Adjective: Recalcitrant (rih-KAL-suh-trunt) Definition: 1. Obstinately defiant of authority or restraint. 2. Difficult to manage or operate, not responsive to treatment: resistant. Sample sentence: Anna’s doctor ordered a week of complete bed rest, but, ever recalcitrant when it comes to doctors’ orders, she was up and baking a cake after two days.

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Here’s a headline that could add up to new respect for fruits and vegetables: researchers in Scotland have found that the more fresh produce you eat, the healthier – and better – your skin looks and the more you’re perceived as attractive. The investigators from the University of St. Andrews looked at skin changes associated […]

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Auditions for the Lake Superior Youth Theatre summer production of “The Mouse That Roared” today and tomorrow from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Graveraet School on the third floor. There is no feed to audition but there is a fee to participate.  Scholarships are available from the The LG Kaufman Foundation and Marquette County […]

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