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Beaver Island,

14 mi (23 km) long, from 3 to 6 mi (4.8–9.6 km) wide, off N Mich., in Lake Michigan. It is the largest island of the Beaver Archipelago and has forests, lakes, beaches, and a harbor at St. James village. The island's permanent inhabitants are mostly fishermen. James J. StrangStrang, James Jesse
, 1813–56, American Mormon leader, b. Cayuga co., N.Y. A lawyer and teacher, he migrated in 1843 to Wisconsin, was converted to Mormonism, and at the death of Joseph Smith (1844) claimed the succession, saying that he had had a vision in which God had
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 had a Mormon settlement there from 1847 to 1856.
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My heart goes out to the members of Holy Cross Catholic Church on Beaver Island, Mich.
Other destinations include Whitefish Point, Beaver Island and Saugatuck.
A small propeller plane flight or a two-hour ferry ride into the northern reaches of Lake Michigan in the US, gets you as far as St James - the northern hub of Beaver Island.
Body Temperature Variation During Nesting Forays in Midland Painted Turtles (Chrysemys picta marginata) on Beaver Island, Michigan.
They launched Occipital from an office on Beaver Island, Mich.
The vehicle will be demonstrated by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP) as part of their award winning "Green Parks Program," The vehicle will operate at the world renowned Niagara Falls State Park and Beaver Island State Park and Golf Course, where it will be used to haul turf materials, assist with refuse and snow removal, and perform other tasks at the Park.
The inspiration for the beer came when Eicher and some friends were on Lobdell Lake, where he lives, talking about creating a custom beer, inspired by nearby Beaver Island.
Fifty four inhabitants of the remote Beaver Island in Lake Michigan close to the Canadian border arrived on Arranmore Island in Co Donegal for festivities and the unveiling of monuments celebrating a connection between the islands dating back to 1851.
Two other passengers were found dead in the aircraft, which was reported missing on 8 February after failing to arrive at the Beaver Island airport.
Angela Lea Nicholson Thundercloud, 13, from Beaver Island Community School, Beaver Island, Mich.
District Court for the Western District of Michigan, alleges John Metzler, the owner and operator of Phoenix Communications and Pine River Cable, set up fraudulent accounts in three communities, Baldwin, Beaver Island and Brutus, using fictitious properties including a non-existent trailer park and an apartment complex.