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CALUMET, MI. (May 22, 2021) – Michigan American Water has issued a precautionary boil advisory for the Villages of Calumet and Laurium and the immediate surrounding area after pressure dropped below 20 psi due to an overnight fire in downtown Calumet Friday night. Customers in Hubbell and Tamarack City do not need to boil their…

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April 29, 2021 – The boil water advisory has been lifted for all previously affected areas: Atlantic Mine, City of Hancock, portions of Portage Township, and Quincy Hill area of Franklin Township that are supplied with municipal drinking water from Adams Township. Satisfactory bacteriologically safe water sample results have been received following the water main…

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January 5, 2021 — In response to the tremendous economic hardships faced by the restaurant industry as a result of COVID-19, the State has developed a set of resources to help restaurants with their operations during the pandemic. Several State Departments are hosting a webinar for restaurant owners and representatives on Tuesday, January 5 from 3:30 –…

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The Western Upper Peninsula Health Department (WUPHD) announces that initial allotments of COVID-19 vaccine are beginning to arrive across the state, with vaccinations expected to begin next week throughout the Upper Peninsula. The vaccination process is anticipated to be alarge undertaking with multiple community partners involved including local hospitals, physicians, and federally qualified health centers.…

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