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Chocolay Township Police are looking for the public’s help in their investigation of the theft of a pair of all terrain vehicles and a trailer.  Police say the theft happened sometime between last week Wednesday and Friday when someone drove onto a yard of a residence in the Timberland subdivision, hooked up the trailer and […]

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Park Rangers at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Alger County rescued a kayaker stranded on Grand Island yesterday afternoon due to high winds and waves on Lake Superior. 58-year-old Craig Perdue of Kentucky was located by authorities on a small beach on the island where he had landed his sea kayak to get off of […]

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State Police and the U.S. Coast Guard say the search is over for a missing diver near a shipwreck in Lake Superior.  52-year-old Derril Yerigan of New Richmond, Wisconsin, visited the S-S Samuel Mather shipwreck with three other divers on Monday.  The site is located 174 feet deep in the Whitefish Point Underwater Preserve about […]

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State Police at the Wakefield Post responded to a fatal single-motorcycle crash last night on M-28 in Ontonagon County’s Bergland Township.  Troopers say 73-year-old Charles Evans of Marenisco was westbound on M-28 near Sandy Beach Road just before 10-pm when a deer ran out on the roadway and struck the motorcycle.  Evans was thrown from […]

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Houghton County authorities are reporting the seizure of a meth lab in Chassell Township this weekend.  Deputies with the Houghton County Sheriff’s Department discovered evidence of a meth lab and a small production operation at a vacant trailer yesterday afternoon.  A search warrant was executed at the property and one man was taken into custody. […]

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Authorities in the Eastern U.P. have identified the body that was discovered earlier this week in a remote area near Lake Superior.  The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department says the body of 55-year-old Charlotte Evans was found along Wildcat Road in Whitefish Township on Wednesday.  The death is still being treated as suspicious in nature at […]

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Authorities in the Eastern U.P. are reporting the discovery of a dead body in a remote area near Lake Superior yesterday.  The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department says the female body was found along Wildcat Road in Whitefish Township.  The death of the woman is being treated as suspicious at this time and an autopsy is […]

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Legislation calling for a cap on the amount of land owned by the Department of Natural Resources has passed the Legislature and has been sent to the governor.  Senate Bill 248, sponsored by Senator Tom Casperson of Escanaba would cap the amount of land that the department can own to roughly 4.6 million acres of […]

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Marquette City Police have released the names of the suspects and the victim of an early-morning stabbing in the city.  Police arrested 19-year-olds Taylor Shantel-Julann Mitchell and Danny Lee Weymouth, both from Ishpeming on felonious assault charges connected to the stabbing of 19-year-old Zachary Skinner of Marquette. The incident was reported just before 12:30 yesterday […]

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Marquette City Police are investigating an early-morning stabbing in the city.  Officers were called out to the 500 block of Wright Street around 1:25 this morning on a report of a woman screaming.  An investigation found a 19-year old Marquette man had been assaulted at the residence and had been stabbed multiple times.  The victim […]

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