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UPDATE: Partition falls on young girl at Gwinn High School

UPDATE, 9/4/15: Police say they received notification around 6:15 a.m. Friday that four-year-old Amarah Filizetti passed away from her injuries received in the accident in Gwinn High School Thursday. The investigation into the accident is ongoing. The family of Amarah asks for privacy at this time. __________ GWINN, MI-- A four-year-old girl has been seriously injured in an accident at Gwinn High School. Forsyth Township Police say Thursday around 10:15 a.m. they were called to the high...
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Meth dump found in Alger County cemetery

MUNISING, MI-- A meth dump site has been found in Munising. City Police say the site was discovered around 8 a.m. Thursday on the southern end of Maple Grove Cemetery. The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team was called in to gather evidence and clean up hazardous materials. Anyone with information regarding the meth site is asked to call Munising Police at 387-2275, or the Alger County Sheriff’s Department at 387-7027.
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MARINETTE, WI (AP)--   The U.S. Navy is naming a combat ship after the Twin Cities.  

The Department of Defense said in a news release Thursday that the Navy's next Freedom-class littoral combat ship would be named the USS Minneapolis/St. Paul.

The department says the fast ships are used in mine, anti-submarine and surface warfare.

This is the second ship to have the name. The first was a submarine that was commissioned in 1984.

ROCK, MI (AP)--   A Delta County community has a special postage cancelation mark for its 150th 

anniversary.

The Daily Press reports people will be able to have stamps canceled using the special design at the community of Rock's Labor Day celebration Saturday. Rock Postmaster Linda Hamill had applied with the U.S. Postal Service to get the special cancelation mark.

According to Hamill, the mark has a design of the Upper Peninsula with Rock's location marked by a star. The mark also includes "Rock 150."

MUNISING, MI--   A meth dump site has been found in Munising.   

City Police say the site was discovered around 8 a.m. Thursday on the southern end of Maple Grove Cemetery. 

The Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team was called in to gather evidence and clean up hazardous materials. 

Anyone with information regarding the meth site is asked to call Munising Police at 387-2275, or the Alger County Sheriff’s Department at 387-7027.  

ISHPEMING, MI--   The City of Ishpeming has a new boating site on Lake Angeline.  

The Department of Natural Resources says the 120-foot-long launch ramp and 30-foot-long skid pier opened Friday.  The 1.4-acre site off lower Pine Street also includes a vault toilet and parking for 15 vehicles. 

Money for the $90,000 project came from a damage settlement from Upper Peninsula Power Company related to a fuse plug failure at the Silver Lake Dam in 2003. 

DNR officials hope to get additional money to pave the road leading down to the boat launch. 

KENOSHA, WI--   Kenosha Beef is recalling more than 89,000 pounds of pork product because they may be contaminated with small pieces of metal.  

The recall includes 24-ounce cartons of Johnsonville Grillers Cheddar Cheese and Bacon Flavor and 13.5-pound cases of Johnsonville Grillers Cheddar Cheese and Bacon Flavor containing nine, 24-ounce cartons. 

The frozen patties were produced on May 13.  Recalled packages bear the establishment number EST. 425B and a “BEST FLAVOR BY” date of 12-29-15. 

In what was an emotional and contentious scene at the Rowan County, Ky., Courthouse this morning, one dramatic legal standoff came to an end when a gay couple was issued a marriage license.

James Yates and William Smith, who had tried this five times before, arrived at the courthouse just as the sun started peeking out from under the mountains on the horizon.

They walked past protesters — some condemning them and some cheering them — and entered the clerk's office.

Updated at 9:50 a.m. ET

The Labor Department says the U.S. economy added 173,000 jobs in August, a figure that fell short of expectations but nonetheless appeared to shrug off turmoil in overseas markets, particularly China.

In a separate survey, the department's Bureau of Labor Statistics said the unemployment rate had dipped to 5.1 percent — a seven-year low.

Updated at 11:50 a.m. ET

Here are the latest developments in the migrant crisis in Europe:

-- Hundreds of refugees have set off from the Budapest railway station in Hungary and are vowing to walk to Germany after officials refused to allow them to board trains.

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