Crash on Ludington Street

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Jessica Koth | Daily Press A two-vehicle crash at the corner of 12th Street and Ludington left one car resting on its top Wednesday. The crash took place shortly before 3 p.m. and all occupants were able to free themselves from their vehicles.

Delta County declares state of emergency

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ESCANABA — A new COVID-19-related state of emergency was declared in Delta County Wednesday afternoon — just months after a similar declaration was rescinded. According to the press release issued Wednesday, Delta County Board of Commissioners Chair Patrick Johnson declared the emergency ...

Delta County virus cases climb by 46

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ESCANABA Local health officials Wednesday reported 46 new confirmed COVID-19 positives in Delta County since Monday and 24 more cases in Menominee County. Public Health of Delta and Menominee Counties also raised Menominee County’s probable case count by nine and Delta County’s probables ...

Bohnak fired for refusal to get vaccinated

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MARQUETTE — Long-time Upper Peninsula weatherman Karl Bohnak has been terminated from his position with TV6 because he refused to be vaccinated against COVID-19. In a lengthy Facebook post made Wednesday afternoon, Bohnak stated the station’s corporate owner, Gray Television, mandated ...

Police seek information on multiple break-ins

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MANISTIQUE — Troopers from the Manistique Outpost are investigating multiple reports of break-ins in Schoolcraft County. The incidents occurred over the past two weeks in northern Manistique Township and portions of Hiawatha Township. Crime scene techs were able to obtain several items of ...

Parents push for Michigan mask mandate inside schools

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LANSING (AP) — A coalition of parent groups on Wednesday urged Michigan’s health department to require indoor masking at all schools to curb the coronavirus and vowed to combat politicians who oppose such mandates. The Michigan Parents Alliance for Safe Schools includes pro-mask groups ...