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  1. Beginners try winter sports at Winter Trails DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    While the pros were out on the trails for the Noquemanon Ski Marathon, beginner skiers who wanted to take it easy were in Rapid River for Winter Trails Day. The annual event gives people the chance to try out winter sports like cross country skiing and snowshoeing without committing to buying or renting gear.

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  2. Power line improvement project set for Alger and Delta CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    They say this project involves tree and right of the way clearing, setting new poles and installing new overheard and underground lines. Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association is upgrading and improving its distribution power lines along US 41 between Rapid River and Trenary.

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  3. Property battle taking toll on elderly Alger County coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... Hydro bought them out of their home. The Porters packed up and moved to Au Train. The Nelsons now have a home in Rapid River and spend seven months in Florida. The Artabees are not as sure where they'll spend their latter years or where they'll ...

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  4. Lost skier in Delta County foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Deputies with the Delta County Sheriff's Office responded to the Rapid River Ski Trail Saturday evening to search for a woman who had gotten turned around while cross country skiing. Delta County Central Dispatch was able to get coordinates from the woman's cell phone and she was located by the Sheriff's Office Snowmobile Patrol.

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  5. Crivitz Legion Post Lists Raffle WinnersRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... Crivitz, 7th and a H&R single shot 410 to Dorothy Ziolkowski, Crivitz, 8th prize and $50 cash to Paul Pineau of Rapid River, Mich. The 9th prize of a Marlin 22LR went to Nathan Paphaus of Milwaukee, and winning 10th and $50 cash was Lori Klahn of ...

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  6. Tourism drive takes to the TarkineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Mercury

    ... of gravel road, which was widened and sealed. The project also replaced bridges at Tayatea, Nelson Bay River and Rapid River and upgraded tourist facilities at Lake Chisholm, Julius River, the Sumac Lookout and Kanunnah Bridge. Mr Walker said final ...

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  7. State champion Lawrence lends its swagger to inaugural Associated Press All-State 8-man football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... up half of his 1,056 all-purpose yards. He scored six TDs on returns. Steve Johnson was a pivotal part of the Rapid River offense as a 5-9, 190 center. And he was dominant as the Bridge Alliance Defensive Player of the Year at linebacker, collecting ...

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  8. Lawrence's Gribler named AP 8-man Player of YearRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... ego and Kyle Abrego from Peck; Brad Causley from Cedarville; Travis Elowsky from Webberville; Steve Johnson from Rapid River; and Ryan Stone from Deckerville.

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  9. Lawrence's Gribler named AP 8-aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Naples Daily News

    ... team also features Peck's Cody Abrego and Kyle Abrego, Cedarville's Brad Causley, Webberville's Travis Elowsky, Rapid River's Steve Johnson and Deckerville's Ryan Stone. Lawrence, 13-0, won the state championship Friday against Cedarville. It marked ...

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  10. MDOT expands number of Upper Peninsula highway web...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... the locations are on four spots on US-41 in Calumet, Arnheim, Kiva and Trenary and a camera on US-2/US-41 in Rapid River. Other traffic webcams are on M-38, M-28, US-45 at M-26, M-95 and M-94. The RWIS is designed to help MDOT and county road ...

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  11. Lawrence looks to complete 'dream season', knock off Cedarville in 8-player football finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... game at 11-1 and coming off a 36-20 win over Deckerville. The Trojans' only loss this season came to Rapid River, 20-19, in Week 6, but Cedarville avenged the defeat with 28-0 win over the Rockets in the regional finals five weeks later. "They're a ...

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  12. Bomb squad removes WWI era mortar from Rapid River homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    The Michigan State Police Grayling bomb squad was called to a possibly active World War I mortar round found in Rapid River. The owner of the bomb had it for a few years when he became concerned and contacted the Michigan State Police Gladstone Post.

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  13. Bomb squad removes WWI era mortar from Rapid River homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    The Michigan State Police at the Gladstone Post were contacted by a Rapid River man in possession of what he believed to be a French mortar round from World War I. According to the Michigan State Police, the man received the round in a box of items he purchased at an auction at the estate of an elderly veteran. He had the round in his possession for a number of years, but became concerned when he observed corrosion around the front of the device.

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  14. New book highlights 50 best places to fly fish the NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... rivers in the country," guide Kris Thompson, co-owner of Pond in the River Guide Service in Rangeley, wrote. Rapid River: "The Rapid River is a true treasure - and the nation's finest wild native Eastern brook trout fishery. It offers fly fishers ...

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  15. Suspicious house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    After receiving a call at 5:26, officials responded to 10458 South Main Street, a house across the street from the Rapid River Lions Club. When officials arrived the fire had already been put out by bystanders, said a Michigan State Police official.

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  16. Pipe replacement to close County Road 509 in Rapid RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    County Road 509, also known as Y Road, in Rapid River will be closed to all traffic for two days, starting at 8:00 a.m., this Thursday. Delta County Road Commission crews will be replacing the equalizer pipe just south of County Road 448. 1 comment

  17. Rapid River man sentenced on cocaine chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Michael Barry Inman received four months in jail with credit for 53 days served. He also is sentenced to 18 months of probation, including a suspended driver's license for 6 months. He was ordered to pay $400 in restitution to the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team.

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  18. Fish fall flingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | SooToday

    ... and Will Marosi explain the ARL's Atlantic salmon operation to prospective students from Quincy, Dexter, and Rapid River, Michigan. The annual open house, sponsored by LSSU's admissions office, attracted almost 100 prospects from all over the region ...

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  19. Howard 'Jim' J. MadsonRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Daily Globe

    ... and four-wheeling. Jim is survived by his daughters, Bunny (John) Sjogren, Gladstone, Linda (Kim) Clouse, Rapid River, and Kay (Sieg) Lenk, Wausau, Wis .; sisters, Ellen Peters, Missouri, Rosalie Williams, Aurora, Ill ., and Joyce Lagerbloom, ...

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  20. Hearing held for man facing drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... to 449 grams of cocaine. The prison time is determined using regulations set by the state. Avery was arrested in Rapid River after a three month long investigation by the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team. Avery and his attorney will use ...

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