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A smaller council for the Village

A smaller council for the Village

The village of Newberry will soon be represented by four council trustees and a council president following a move to eliminate two seats.

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Older adults: Beware of Medicare scams

Older adults: Beware of Medicare scams

The Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and the Michigan Medicare and Medicaid Assistance Program are warning older adults in Michigan to protect themselves from scams and high-pressure sales tactics.

Finding the natural path

Finding the natural path

McMillan resident Jennifer Weller is in the midst of a major career change: The registered nurse and mother of three is launching a naturopathic practice.

Scouts serve at Camp Hiawatha

Scouts serve at Camp Hiawatha

Several scouts and families from the eastern UP helped with various projects including splitting wood for campfires, removing damaged trees, chipping branches, mulching areas to prepare them for tree planting, and lots of general cleaning.

Newberry fire trucks damaged on 4th of July

Newberry fire trucks damaged on 4th of July

One of the trucks, Tanker No. 2, was backed into a village light pole by a firefighter during the open house after the Independence Day parade. The accident resulted in damages estimated at $48, 563.20.

Getting to know you: Kevin Erickson

Getting to know you: Kevin Erickson

A familiar face in local law enforcement has accepted a new position for Luce County. Former county sheriff and commissioner Kevin Erickson will now serve as the new 911 Coordinator/Emergency Management director taking over the helm from Chris Peterson.

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Indians prepare for playoffs

Indians prepare for playoffs

After an incredible regular season that saw them go 8-1 overall, the Newberry Indians head to Rogers City for the opening round of the playoffs this Friday.

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