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Negaunee, MI. – The Michigan State Police Negaunee Post was notified this morning by Verizon Wireless that all Verizon cellular towers are down for the areas located North of Green Bay, Wisconsin due to severe weather in Wisconsin the morning (09/02/11.) 911 service may be affected in some area due to the outage.  It is […]

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If you are like me, you might take a gander at random music magazines in the stores around town.  On the cover of this month’s Spin I saw an article on an artist named “St. Vincent.” I took the chance and gave a listen to some of her music and it’s awesome.  I suggest it […]

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Marquette, MI – 08/30/2011 – Department of Natural Resources fire personnel responded to a small brush fire burning on the north side of Sugarloaf Mountain in Marquette County. The fire was reported at approximately 7:15 last night and is estimated to be about 3 acres in size.  Fire fighters on the scene are working to establish […]

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Negaunee, Mich. – Following their 40 – 20 Mid Peninsula Conference win over Manistique last Friday, the Negaunee Miners (1 – 0) now prepare for week two of the high school football season on campus at NMU; taking on Roscommon Friday night in the Superior Dome. Roscommon, 0 – 1 on the season following a […]

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I wonder time went because the summer is almost over, already.  One of the signals, other than every level of football season starting, is college is starting here in Marquette. Here to a having a fun and safe semester!  From someone who graduated two years ago (ugh…already..) my only advice is to not procrastinate, but […]

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Negaunee, Mich. – The 2011 Mid Peninsula Conference football opener was a success for the Negaunee Miners this past Friday with a 40 – 20 win over their traditional opening opponent the Manistique Emeralds. Negaunee opened the scoring the first time they touched the football.  After holding Manistique three-and-out on the Emeralds first posession, Senior […]

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Marquette – 08/27/2011- Lower Harbor Park in downtown Marquette, Michigan was active early into its second day of Seafood Fest entertainment with 7 talented contestants competing for a final position in the Regional Texaco Country Music Showdown. The beautiful sunny weather naturally lit up the stage as each contestant shared their talent with festival listeners. […]

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The Negaune Miners took on the Manistique Emeralds on Friday night in the first game of the season. The Miners jumped ahead quickly in the first quarter with Zack Marshall returning an 84 yard punt to put Negaunee up 7 points. The Emeralds soon answered with 6 points of their own. Not soon after Tyler […]

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At the end of my shift tonight it struck me that it’s been five years today that I got in my green 1995 Dodge Voyager and took off out of my parents house just south of Houghton to come to Marquette.  I have to say that it’s very odd to think about.  I came here […]

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This past weekend I was the best man in a wedding, which required driving from Marquette to my hometown of Houghton. If you’re ever near the Baraga/L’Anse area, there’s the Bishop Baraga Shrine up on a hill you can go see.  It’s kind of hidden by trees but there’s a sign that points out the […]

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