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County Information
Organized February 19, 1875
Baraga is a county in the Upper peninsula in the U.S. state of Michigan, located at the southeast base of the Keweenaw Peninsula.  The county is named after Bishop Frederic Baraga. The L'Anse Indian Reservation of the Ojibwa is located within the county.

The county seat is L'Anse.

The villages of Baraga and L'Anse are located at the base of Lake Superior's Keweenaw Bay. Point Abbaye projects from the county, creating the Huron Bay. Mount Arvon is the highest natural point in Michigan at 1,979 feet
(source: wikipedia)

Baraga * L'Anse (county seat)
Unincorporated Communities
Alberta * Arnheim * Assinins * Aura * Bear Town * Covington * Herman * Huron Bay * Imperial Heights *
Keweenaw Bay * Nestoria * Pelkie * Pequaming * Skanee * Three Lakes * Tioga * Tunis * Vermilac * Watton * Zeba

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May 2018 - News Article - Woman Loses in Race for House; Obituaries - Joseph Theobald, Luther W. Giddings, Henry Steinback




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