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October 29, 2015 Road-funding vote delayed for at least one week LANSING (AP) — The Michigan Senate's resistance to a proposed 40 percent increase in vehicle registration fees has delayed voting for at least another... more »»

Trade zone group talks marketing

October 28, 2015 ROCK — A newly-formed trade zone in the Central Upper Peninsula is working on marketing itself on its own website as its municipality members work together toward regional economic development. more »»

Park preservation

October 28, 2015 FAYETTE — Outlined against a blue-gray October sky, an army of men and women (well, 135, at any rate) recently went to battle against the effects of time on the northern shore of Lake Michiga. more »»

Community educated on ‘dark store’ tax loophole

October 28, 2015 ESCANABA — Local officials and activists came together Tuesday to teach members of the community about the “dark store” tax loophole. more »»

Michigan Senate short votes for road plan

October 28, 2015 LANSING (AP) — A divided Michigan Senate failed to vote Tuesday on a $1. more »»

Official: Michigan autism fund will run dry in a month

October 28, 2015 LANSING (AP) — A fund created by Michigan lawmakers in 2012 to pay for autism health coverage is running dry and should be depleted in weeks, a state official told lawmakers Tuesday. more »»

A Way of Life

October 27, 2015 more »»

Gladstone honors Hult, Nemacheck

October 27, 2015 GLADSTONE — The Gladstone City Commission said goodbye to two people Monday — Commissioner Dave Nemacheck, who is not seeking reelection, and friend of the city Naomi “Nehi” Hult, who will be... more »»

Manistique water, sewer project gets grant funds

October 27, 2015 MANISTIQUE — The Manistique City Council approved loan resolutions and grants for a project that will revamp the city’s water and sewer systems along M-94 during its regular meeting Monday. more »»

Sheriff urges safety first on Halloween

October 27, 2015 ESCANABA — With less than a week to go before Halloween, Delta County Sheriff Ed Oswald offered tips for both adults and kids to make the holiday as safe and fun as possible. more »»

Michigan Senate ready to vote on road plan

October 27, 2015 LANSING (AP) — The Michigan Senate is preparing to vote on legislation to increase vehicle registration fees and fuel taxes as part of a plan to boost road spending by $1. more »»

Anti-prevailing wage group falls short

October 27, 2015 LANSING (AP) — Defenders of Michigan’s prevailing wage law filed a challenge Monday alleging that a group behind a repeal drive submitted thousands of invalid voter signatures, falling short of the... more »»


October 26, 2015 Area youth had an opportunity for early trick-or-treating on Sunday, as Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba hosted an open house. more »»

Officials oppose inmate parole bill

October 26, 2015 ESCANABA — Local officials opposing legislation that would automatically parole convicted felons from prison are concerned the cost-savings bill would compromise public safety — which is already an... more »»

Schools ahead in teacher evaluations

October 26, 2015 ESCANABA — While school districts across the state work to meet the new teacher evaluation standards approved by the Legislature Tuesday, schools in the Delta-Schoolcraft ISD are ahead of the cur. more »»

Teen struck by car in critical condition

October 26, 2015 ESCANABA — A 14-year-old Escanaba boy who was hit by a car while playing in a pile of leaves in Escanaba last week is listed in critical condition at U.. more »»

Bill lets retirees teach, get pension due to lack of subs

October 26, 2015 LANSING (AP) — Michigan lawmakers are under pressure to let retired teachers return to the classroom because of a shortage of substitutes and not enough full-time teachers in special education,... more »»

Halloween House

October 24, 2015 more »»

Esky schools look at changes

October 24, 2015 ESCANABA — The feasibility of several potential initiatives at Escanaba Area Public Schools is currently being explored by the distric. more »»



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