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Police Log - Mining Journal
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries ...
Nixon ordered to turn over White House tapes in 1974 - Mining Journal
On July 24, 1974, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that President Richard Nixon had to turn over subpoenaed White House tape recordings to the Watergate special prosecutor. On this date: In 1783, Latin American revolutionary Simon Bolivar was born in ...
Post holiday spirits require reflection - Mining Journal
Well, I survived another holiday guest. I don't often get visitors who stay for a few days because I'm not much for company. I'm sociable enough, but my place is small, my chairs are uncomfortable, I'm always saying the wrong thing, and I cook vegetarian ...
MACC senior arts program challenges - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Contrary to proverbial wisdom, an old dog can learn new tricks - at least according to 76-year-old Marquette resident John Ruusi, who took his first art class through the Marquette Arts and Culture Center last year. He continues to participate ...
Dems square off in state Senate race - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Democrats Christopher Germain of Escanaba and Chris LaMarche of Gladstone will face-off in the Aug. 5 primary for a state Senate seat. The winner will face incumbent Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, in the Nov. 4 general election. The term of office ...
Wendy Lynn Crotsley - Mining Journal
SKANDIA, MI. - Wendy Lynn Crotsley, age 53, of Skandia, entered eternal life Tuesday evening, July 22, 2014, in the Hospice Suite located at Marquette General Hospital, in the loving and comforting care of her family and U.P. Home Health and Hospice.
Beverly Nelson - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING, MI. - Beverly Nelson, age 63, of 1705 Rosewood Ln., Ishpeming Twp. went to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 24, 2014 while in the loving care of her family and the U.P. Home Health and Hospice.
Town hall meeting - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Addressing changing energy needs and challenging education and transportation issues in the state are among the top concerns of four state legislators from the Upper Peninsula who visited the area Wednesday.
Much at stake in Cliffs proxy battle - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING - An activist hedge fund that became one of Cliffs Natural Resources' biggest shareholders in January is in the midst of a battle to unseat Cliffs board members and take control of the company.
2 Dems square off in District 1 primary election - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Incumbent Steven Pence and challenger John DePetro will square off in the Aug. 5 Democratic primary for a seat on the Marquette County Board. The winner will face Republican Daniel Everson in the Nov. 4 general election. The term of office is ...