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Job fair hit with students

Job fair hit with students

by Barry Drue L’Anse and Baraga high schoolers wandered among displays from 65 businesses, organizations, colleges and military representatives at the L’Anse Job Fair on Thursday afternoon, March 23, 2017…. Read more »

LAS robotics team celebrates first FIRST

LAS robotics team celebrates first FIRST

by Missy Lehto The L’Anse Area School’s (LAS) Robotics team competed in their “first” FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics competition in Escanaba March 17 and 18…. Read more »

Sisters, father badly injured in white-out crash; Huge outpouring of support for Peyton, Skarlett, Ryan

Sisters, father badly injured in white-out crash; Huge outpouring of support for Peyton, Skarlett, Ryan

by Barry Drue Lives were forever changed within seconds in a snowy, white-out, three-vehicle crash on U.S. 41 near Canyon Falls south of L’Anse on Wednesday night, March 8, 2017. Skarlett… Read more »

Ringer a champion for social justice, wellness

Ringer a champion for social justice, wellness

Brialle Ringer has graduated Magna Cum Laude from Eastern Michigan University (EMU) with a Bachelors in Social Work. And that isn’t the half of it! Ringer is the daughter of Kristen… Read more »

Tribal colleges, universities; Advocate for DOE, BIA funding

Tribal colleges, universities; Advocate for DOE, BIA funding

Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College President, Debbie Parrish, and Board of Regents Member, Cherie Dakota, attended the annual winter meeting for the American Indian Higher Education Consortium and Capitol Hill visits…. Read more »

Variety show a hit

Variety show a hit

  by Melissa Lehto The 13th annual L’Anse  Variety of Music Show featured talented performers Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at L’Anse Area School(LAS) cafetorium. Musicians from the community and LAS… Read more »

BCCC hosts art gallery; Chamber supports business, community

BCCC hosts art gallery; Chamber supports business, community

by Melissa Lehto The Baraga County Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) offers a variety of help to local businesses and individuals and is striving to make Baraga County a more prosperous place…. Read more »

Historical researcher claims ‘Bear Rock’ sacred; Stiebe extensively documents Ojibwa ancestors, the ‘Nokets’

Historical researcher claims ‘Bear Rock’ sacred; Stiebe extensively documents Ojibwa ancestors, the ‘Nokets’

by Ronald Stiebe A recent discovery could justifiably be billed as the Mount Rushmore of Baraga County. It was called, “Nok” by the Ojibwa band of the Nokets according to… Read more »

2016 delivered plenty of joy, tears, news

2016 delivered plenty of joy, tears, news

by Missy Lehto and Nancy Besonen The L’Anse Sentinel continues to look back at the year in review. For the last segment, we give you July through Dec. 2016. The… Read more »

First blast of snow, cold blankets area; Wake-up call for motorists on icy, slushy roads

First blast of snow, cold blankets area; Wake-up call for motorists on icy, slushy roads

by Nancy Besonen Nature delivered a winter wake-up call last week with  the first major snowstorm of the season. Schools were cancelled Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 14 and 15 as near-blizzard… Read more »

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