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Marquette  – August 11 – 15, 2011– The Marquette County Fair looks exciting this year. As one travels State Route 553 and passes the fairground, the sky line’s filled with rides, a big Ferris wheel, numerous food vendors, campers, and horse trailers. Wednesday was setup day and check in day for the 4-H kids.  Numerous […]

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Bio-Life Plasma Services Rewards Customers and Donors All Day In Marquette

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Marquette – August 10, 2011 – “Donating plasma is a vital thing to do”, says Christian, a Michigan youngster that struggles with a germ fighting deficiency. Many Marquette area donors are proud to share their life-giving plasma for youngsters like Christian whom use it each week in Mt. Pleasant.  BioLife takes their donors plasma and […]

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Blue Berries Are Twice As Big In Spring Lake As Compared To The Upper Peninsula

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Spring Lake  –  August 10, 2011  –  The blue berry crop in the Upper Peninsula looks to be abundant again this year. The berries are so sweet, but so small. Being a huge fan of the berry, we scouted them out downstate in early August. The berries are twice the size downstate in Spring Lake […]

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4H Market Animal AUCTION Happens Saturday at Noon Marquette County Fair

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August 7, 2011 – 4H kids work all summer to raise pigs, lambs, chickens, turkeys, and steers that go up for sale this Saturday. 4H raised meat tastes better and the money you invest goes to local kids for college. Plua you can get steaks for like $3 a pound as compared to $10 to […]

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67,000 Meals On Wheels Delivered in Marquette Alger Counties Annually by AMCAB

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Marquette  –  August 3, 2011  –  Marquette Golf and Country Club will host the annual AMCAB Meals On Wheels golf tournament Thursday August 4, 2011 on the Heritage Course.  AMCAB Director Earl Hawn stated some 24 teams will embark on the course with all funds raised going to help support the Meals On Wheels effort. […]

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Summer Travel in Pure Michigan

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Mackinac – July 31, 2011 – Traveling to Grand Rapids to see gramma, engaging with 70 relatives at a family reunion, playing music with cousins, enjoying a pig roast, and traveling on I-75 North back to the Great U.P…. Wow, what a super weekend. The city of Mackinac is again just so very busy-Busy-BUSY. People […]

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The Process Of Fishing Teaches The Process of Accomplishment

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Marquette  –  July 24, 2011  –  Successful fishing teaches one how to be successful in most any activity or endeavor. Growth is not an event, but a process.  So here’s how you catch the big one… Decide which lake to fish on. Acquire bait. Research at the bait shop if they are biting by jigging, […]

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Last Week in July is The World’s Greatest Aviation Show in Oshkosh Wisconsin featuring New 2 Seater Electric Plane

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This is one of hundreds of old war birds that will be in Oshkosh July 25-31 2011 Oshkosh – July 25 – 31st 2011 – EAA’s Air-Venture will be a spectacular display of planes. In fact hundred of planes: vintage, war birds, experimental, giant bombers and cargo plans, naval planes and everything private and jet. […]

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Sunrise and Sunsets Are Fantastic In The Upper Peninsula

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Negaunee Township – July 25, 2011 –  The U.P. sky has incredible beauty to me lately. Why have I not noticed the beautiful sky colors, the colorful cloud shapes, and the dew and mist of the morning? Do I walk around with my eyes closed? Am I so busy that I don’t look up? Lately, […]

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Marquette Charter Township Board and Marquette Township Business Have A Meeting Of The Minds

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Marquette Township _ July 19th 2001 – For the first full time in a decade, the Marquette Township Board met with the Marquette Township Business Association to discuss a revamped approach to more easily attract new businesses into the township. The Marquette Township Business Association requested a work session to discuss past, present, and future […]

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