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Med Flights Expand In Houghton-Hancock

No Comments 01 September 2014

Valley Med Flight expanded their air flight service to the Houghton Hancock area of Upper Michigan. Time is valuable when it comes to saving lives. Air ambulance is just another way Portage Health is working to keep the people of Upper Michigan with valuable health care.  The following from Valley Med Flight and Portage Health. [...]

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Northern Michigan University Flags Stolen

No Comments 28 August 2014

It seems someone stole Northern Michigan University flags.  From Downtown Marquette Face Book.  We are proud to show our pride by flying NMU flags; however, sadly 15 were stolen over the weekend. The flags are government property and “borrowing them” is not an option…it is a crime. The total loss? $1,100. If you see someone [...]

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MIS Spirit of America Blood Drive

No Comments 20 August 2014

Michigan International Speedway is once again holding it’s Spirit of America Blood Drive along with Michigan Blood. It is a time to reflect on 911 which we should never forget. It is also a time to donate blood.  If you are in the area on September 11 and know the important’s of giving blood, do [...]

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Michigan’s Guide for Aging Drivers

No Comments 19 August 2014

A helpful resource from Michigan’s Secretary of State. Michigan’s Guide for Aging Drivers and Their Families link

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Detroit Schools Plan 10% Pay Cuts

No Comments 19 August 2014

It seems Detroit is still having financial problems. How will teaching be affected if the cuts take place? Teachers and administrators at Detroit Public Schools will see their pay slashed by 10 percent starting Oct. 1 if state education officials approve the district’s proposal for offsetting a failed countywide tax millage. via Detroit schools plan [...]

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Flooding Across Southeast Michigan

No Comments 12 August 2014

The heavens opened up and it rained and rained and rained and rained some more in Southeastern Michigan.  The skies opened over Metro Detroit on Monday and poured out rain, sending thousands into a watery mess, flooding basements and freeways, and stranding motorists who could only post photos of their plight on social media or [...]

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Michigan Considers Dangerous Dog Laws

No Comments 08 August 2014

Is this a good idea? LANSING (AP) — A Michigan lawmaker has introduced legislation aiming to prevent incidents like one in which two dogs fatally mauled a jogger. The bill by Democratic Rep. Sean McCann of Kalamazoo would establish a complaint process whereby a judge could label a dog “potentially dangerous” or “dangerous” if it attacks [...]

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U. P. Children With Orthopedic Conditions Screenings Available August 12th

No Comments 07 August 2014

Portage Health in Upper Michigan is passing along information from Shriners Hospitals for Children that may help some children get the special help they may need. A story and screening information from Shriners Hospital for Children. Screenings in Baraga and Marqette for children with orthopaedic conditions Like most teenagers, Christopher Jones enjoys playing sports and leads [...]

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G(overnment) M(otors) Web Site Defective

No Comments 02 August 2014

We see this headline and story from the Detroit Free Press. “GM recall help site as defective as the switches, feds say” Federal safety regulators say that not only are General Motors ignition switches defective, so is GM’s website for determining if you are driving one of the defective cars. People who use the GM “VIN [...]

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Marquette Voted “Best Shopping” 2014″

No Comments 01 August 2014

When your named “Best Shopping Experience” You have to be doing something right. Downtown Marquette Michigan will be featured Lake Superior Magazine. Upper Michigans Source has the story and a link to other catagory winners in Michigan. MARQUETTE — Downtown Marquette has been named “The Best Shopping Experience For 2014″ in Lake Superior Magazine’s Best [...]

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