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Host pro-wind forum

Host pro-wind forum

by Melissa Newland Wanting to “spur development and keep things going in Baraga County, to make sure our children have a future here and we have future economic growth in… Read more »

RES drops Summit wind project; L’Anse Township residents still encouraged to vote

RES drops Summit wind project; L’Anse Township residents still encouraged to vote

by Melissa Newland and Barry Drue Renewable Energy Resources’ (RES) announced on April 19, 2019, that it is no longer pursing the Summit Lake Wind Project. L’Anse Township residents are… Read more »

Special election in future? Next regular election would be two years away

Special election in future? Next regular election would be two years away

by Melissa Newland With the next regular election still two years away, L’Anse Township and its voters may not want to wait that long to decide on the fate of a… Read more »

L’Anse Township amends wind turbine setbacks; Board discusses ambulance costs, EMT’s, legal marijuana

L’Anse Township amends wind turbine setbacks; Board discusses ambulance costs, EMT’s, legal marijuana

  by Melissa Newland The L’Anse Township Board approved the L’Anse Township Planning Commission’s (LTPC) recommendation to amend the setback distance from participating properties for Large Wind Energy Conversion Systems (LWECS)… Read more »

Wind referendum moving forward

Wind referendum moving forward

  The Friends of the Huron Mountains’ petition seeking a public vote on the zoning amendments for L’Anse Township is moving forward. “Friends” is a group formed to oppose the proposed… Read more »

FHM moves on petition

FHM moves on petition

  by Melissa Newland A notice of intent to file a petition seeking a referendum regarding amendments to the L’Anse Township zoning ordinance was given to Township Clerk Brian Jentoft by… Read more »

‘Friends’ lawsuit seeks injunction

‘Friends’ lawsuit seeks injunction

  by Barry Drue Friends of the Huron Mountains, a Michigan nonprofit corporation, has filed for “declarative and injunctive relief ” against L’Anse Township. The complaint in Baraga County Circuit… Read more »

Step up with flood relief ; ‘Copper Country Strong’ proves correct

Step up with flood relief ; ‘Copper Country Strong’ proves correct

by Barry Drue “Copper Country Strong” has become the anthem of the region following the devastating flash flooding that severely impacted Houghton County and surrounding areas in the early morning hours… Read more »

Power plant engines arrive; ‘Palabora’ generates waterfront excitement

Power plant engines arrive; ‘Palabora’ generates waterfront excitement

by Barry Drue The first of ten 325-ton electric generator engines off-loaded from the cargo ship Palabora in L’Anse has been trucked to the site of a new Upper Michigan Energy… Read more »

Proceed with ‘community solar’

Proceed with ‘community solar’

by Barry Drue A community solar project is deemed feasible for L’Anse following a Michigan Tech Social Sciences Department survey of local residents and an exhaustive review of the findings. An… Read more »

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