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  1. Rapid River students do their part for Red Nose DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    "We sold red noses all over school and to people in the community that wanted some" said Erica Rubick, sophomore at Rapid River High School. "They are to raise money for child poverty."

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  2. While rare, earthquakes can happen in the U.P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... thinking, but there are reports that the quake was felt here in the U.P. in places like Manistique, Escanaba, Rapid River, Negaunee, and St. Ignace. It is very rare to see earthquakes located here in the state, but it does happen. According to the ...

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  3. Rapid River bridge constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    The US-2 Rapid River bridge is no exception. The construction started this week, but it's not stopping traffic.

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  4. Work on US-2 bridge over Rapid River starts TuesdayRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | State of Michigan

    COUNTY: Delta HIGHWAY: US-2 CLOSEST CITY: Rapid River ESTIMATED STARTING DATE: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE: Monday, June 1, 2015 PROJECT: The Michigan Department of Transportation will perform railing repair work on the US-2 bridge over the Rapid River. TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS: The project will require the work crew to close the eastbound outside lane of US-2 on the bridge.

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  5. Rangers compete in tournamentsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... a hit apiece. The Rangers opened with a 20-5 loss to the host Ramblers before beating Mesick 18-4 and losing to Rapid River 12-9. "Our first game was rough but we finished the day strong," Manton coach Lisa Musselman said. "We are looking forward to ...

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  6. Harrison set to interview six for superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Clare County Review

    ... superintendent at Peck School District since 2010 and was also high school principal in Reese, Bloomindale and Rapid River. Before that he taught English at the high school level. Three more interviews are scheduled on Thursday: Richard Heitmeyer at ...

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  7. High school students tour Invent@NMURead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... how I can develop my product, make it better, make it more wanted and it just gives me a great experience," said Rapid River senior Taylor Hedges. This group of students will also be heading to downstate Battle Creek in May to represent the U.P. in ...

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  8. Why doesn't Maine value its spectacular native Brook trout?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    It was bad enough when smallmouth bass migrated from Umbagog Lake into the Rapid River to threaten and compete with the river's spectacular native brook trout. But now, the news is even more discouraging.

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  9. 5 Black Cat Dike RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    Rare owned lot on Richardson Lake. Located within steps of the famed Rapid River, renowned for trophy brook trout.

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  10. Fishing report: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    A gone fishing sign hangs outside the the Forest Lodge on the side of the Rapid River.

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  11. Sportsmen's Report for March 5Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Clearwater Tribune

    ... River and the Snake River. By the end of April, managers expect about 50% of the spring Chinook headed for the Rapid River Hatchery near Riggins will have passed Bonneville Dam, the first of eight dams salmon pass on the way back to Idaho. Because ...

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  12. First System Snow in Some TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... Keweenaw collected 4 inches of new snow. The most fell near Lake Michigan. There was a report just outside of Rapid River of 8 inches of fluffy snow. It appears that Escanaba probably got quite a bit, too. Visibility at the airport was down to ...

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  13. Fishing Report: Feb. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Johnson, Monroe, Polk, Sevier, Unicoi A gone fishing sign hangs outside the the Forest Lodge on the side of the Rapid River. The river is well known within fly fishing circles as producing five pound native brook trout.

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  14. Arctic freeze, record lows grip state; minus 27 in UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... roads to close Saturday. At 6 a.m., state police announced the reopening of U.S. 2 between Manistique and Rapid River and Michigan 35 between Lathrop and Perkins. "Both of the roadways closed yesterday and throughout the night due to inclement ...

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  15. Arctic deep freeze grips Michigan: -22 in PellstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WOODTV.com

    ... roads to close Saturday. At 6 a.m., state police announced the reopening of U.S. 2 between Manistique and Rapid River and Michigan 35 between Lathrop and Perkins. "Both of the roadways closed yesterday and throughout the night due to inclement ...

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  16. Roads OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Michigan State Police report US 2 between Rapid River and Manistique and M-35 between Perkins and Lathrop were opened to traffic this morning. Both highways had been closed most of Saturday and early Sunday morning due to blizzard conditions.

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  17. Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... that portion of M-28 until it has officially been reopened. All lanes of HWY 41 from the 2/41 junction in Rapid River North to the Alger County line are closed due to white-out conditions. The closure remains in place until weather conditions ...

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  18. Rapid River Relic RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    The Rapid River Relic Riders is a nonprofit organization that revolves around classic snowmobiles and community service. This year's ride collected over $350 and countless pounds of food for St. Vincent De Paul.

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

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  20. Power line improvement project set for Alger and Delta CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | 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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