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Plea deal reached in mailed marijuana case

September 27, 2016 CRYSTAL FALLS — A Caspian man charged with felony drug delivery after police intercepted a U.S. Postal Service package of more than 5 pounds of marijuana has accepted a plea deal on lesser charges. more »»

Former massage therapist in court on CSC, unauthorized practice charges

September 27, 2016 CRYSTAL FALLS — A former Iron River massage therapist accused of inappropriately touching a woman during a massage when he didn’t have a license to practice may face a more serious felony charge... more »»

U.P. unemployment rate dips

September 27, 2016 MARQUETTE — The jobless rate in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula dropped by more than a percentage point to 5.1 percent in August, edging closer both to the state rate of 4. more »»

Breitung road cracks blamed on traffic

September 27, 2016 QUINNESEC — A study of pavement cracking on Traders Mine Road found the road was built properly and the fractures likely were traffic-based. more »»

Dickinson to replace correctional center roof

September 27, 2016 IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County plans to replace the roof on its correctional center building, using money originally budgeted for a courthouse roof. more »»

Flint water crisis far from settled, a year after emergency declared

September 27, 2016 LANSING (AP) — A year after the tap water in Flint was exposed as a source of dangerous levels of lead, residents of the impoverished city are still grappling with the man-made public health crisis,... more »»

Project Empire offers assistance in U.P.

September 27, 2016 ISHPEMING — A state effort to help local municipalities mitigate the effect of the recent permanent idling of the Empire mine on 305 displaced workers and their families is moving forward. more »»

Lions Club donates

September 27, 2016 DARE officer Mick Flaminio, left, receives a donation of $500 from Ron Henriksen of the Vulcan-Norway-Loretto Lions Club. more »»

Pence delays campaign visit

September 27, 2016 WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence has postponed a Wisconsin rally because it’s the day before Donald Trump will be in the same city. more »»

Wisconsin soils saturated

September 27, 2016 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The heavy rains that have caused flooding and landslides in parts of Wisconsin have also saturated the soil at record levels around the stat. more »»

Playground ribbon cutting

September 27, 2016 On Saturday, Sept. 17, amidst the homecoming festivities, the Goodman-Armstrong Creek Playground Committee held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the newly renovated community playground. more »»

U.P. legend: Mysterious light draws thrill seekers to Paulding forest

September 26, 2016 PAULDING, Mich. (AP) — “I can see it right now!” Bob Anderson said excitedly, staring into the trees. more »»

Rains weaken crops

September 26, 2016 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Floods and mudslides are washing away promising-looking corn and soybean crops in western Wisconsin. more »»

Michigan gas prices down

September 26, 2016 DEARBORN (AP) — AAA Michigan says gas prices statewide have fallen by about 6 cents per gallon in the past week. more »»

Wisconsin cities start voting

September 26, 2016 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Early in-person voting is set to begin in Wisconsin’s two biggest cities. The first early in-person voting location in Madison opened today at 7 a.m. more »»

Donation to IMFD

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Iowa residents evacuating

September 26, 2016 CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar River, and Iowa's second-largest city worked to... more »»

Police set up ‘safe room’

September 26, 2016 PULASKI, Wis. (AP) — A police department in northeastern Wisconsin has set up a “safe room” at its station with external, around-the-clock acces. more »»

IM firefighters respond to calls

September 26, 2016 IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain firefighters responded at 8:24 a.m. Friday to the 700 block of Chapin Street for a report of a vehicle hitting a power pole. more »»

Wisconsin cities start voting

September 26, 2016 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Early in-person voting is set to begin in Wisconsin’s two biggest cities. The first early in-person voting location in Madison opened today at 7 a.m. more »»

Hannahville school has new superintendent

September 26, 2016 HANNAHVILLE—The Nah Tah Wahsh Public School Academy and Hannahville Indian Community School recently hired a new superintenden. more »»



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