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Marinette

(mârĭnĕt`), city (1990 pop. 11,843), seat of Marinette co., NE Wis., on Green Bay at the mouth of the Menominee River; inc. 1887. A port of entry, it is the center of a tricity area embracing Peshtigo, Wis., and Menominee, Mich. Among the city's manufactures are consumer goods, auto parts, wood and paper products, and chemicals. Fur trading began there c.1795 and gave way to lumbering, which flourished until the 1930s. The city was named for a queen of the Menominee who established a trading post on the river and built the first frame house there.
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About Fincantieri Marinette Marine Founded in 1942, Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) is located on the Menominee River flowage into Green Bay.
The award was earned by the ductile iron caster's Plant 4 in Marinette, Wis.
Something for Everyone: Memories of Lauerman Brothers Department Store is a thoroughly accessible history of this chain that began in 1890 as a general store in the town of Marinette, Wisconsin.
This project proposes the expansion of certain mainline and lateral facilities for points of delivery along ANR's existing mainline and lateral facilities within Wisconsin and Northern Illinois, and specific areas north of ANR's existing Sandwich Compressor Station in La Salle County, IL;, delivery points including and east of ANR's Marshfield interconnection with Viking Gas Transmission Company in Wood County, WI (Marshfield); delivery points including and east and north of ANR's interconnection with Northern Natural Gas Company in Rock County, WI; and delivery points west and south of ANR's Goodman Compressor Station in Marinette County, WI.
The Lockheed Martin-led LCS team includes ship builder Marinette Marine Corporation.
Officers who were outside the Marinette High School classroom in Wisconsin said they heard three gunshots shortly after 8pm and broke down the door, Police Chief Jeff Skorik said.
Two days later, they received a letter wishing Kelly a happy birthday from Eric and Marinette Gauvreau, in Vauxen-Couhe, western France.
Favorite memory: A wonderful romantic experience under a waterfall, up a desert canyon, on the east side of Lake Chelan, with Marinette, my lifetime soulmate
The 374-foot USS Freedom, which was delivered to the Navy last fall, was Marinette Marine Corp.
Contact: MBK Sport Shop, 715/735-5393; Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce, 715/735-6681 (Marinette, Wisconsin), or 906/863-2679 (Menominee, Michigan), marinettechamber.
Researcher Dr Marinette Streppel said moderate drinking was "strongly associated" with a lower risk of death from any illness, especially heart attacks or strokes.
Marinette Marine Corporation (MMC), of Marinette, Wisconsin, protests the award of a contract to Bollinger Shipyards Lockport, L.