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Dr. Bo Michael Rowan - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE, MI. - Dr. Bo Michael Rowan, 34, of Marquette, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon at his home surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Lake Superior Hospice. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Canale-Tonella Funeral ...
Loris Adell Martin - Mining Journal
PINE TOWNSHIP, MI. - Loris Adell Martin, age 81 of Pine Township, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Spectrum Health United Memorial Hospital in Greenville. She died holding the hand of her husband of more than 60 years, under the care of ...
HITS AT THE HARBOR - Mining Journal
At top, from left, Kim Lenten, Paul Collins and Kurt Gronvall, who make up GLC, perform Friday evening during Harbor Fest at Mattson Lower Harbor Park. At right, Michele Smoltz of Crepes Cadeaux awaits the next customer. At far right, a crowd gathers to ...
Hospital project moves forward - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The Marquette Brownfield Redevelopment Authority on Thursday approved submission of a plan to allow for reimbursement of eligible environmental activities related to Duke LifePoint's project for a new hospital.
Emergency crews respond to rollover accident on Fair Avenue - Mining Journal
Emergency crews responded to reports of a single-vehicle rollover around 9 Friday night at the intersection of Presque Isle and Fair avenues in Marquette. One person was transported to UP Health System - Marquette with non-life-threatening injuries ...
906 rocks Harbor Fest Friday night - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - A good crowd braved a brief cloud burst late Friday night to watch 906, a cover band that closed the evening's music festivities at Harbor Fest in Marquette's Lower Harbor Park. The annual event, which will continue Saturday, is staged by the ...
Teens injured in crash Thursday - Mining Journal
NEGAUNEE - Two teenage girls suffered non-life threatening injuries in a single-vehicle, speed-related crash Thursday afternoon in Negaunee Township. The driver, a 16-year-old female from Marquette, was traveling southbound in a 2002 Buick Enclave around ...
Third Street CHANGES - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - With a new bicycle lane and parking changes recently implemented on Third Street in Marquette, officials said the city has received both positive and negative feedback, but there may still be some confusion related to the improvements.
Fishing with Friends’ brings community together - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The K.I. Sawyer Community Alliance is presenting the fourth annual "Fishing with Friends" event this weekend to bring together families in the Gwinn area and surrounding townships for food, games, fishing, prizes and more.
Parents seem to be overlooking son - Mining Journal
Dear Annie: My parents own a good amount of land in their native country. When I was growing up, they paid for my tuition but were not very supportive emotionally. I sponsored them to come to the U.S., and because they didn't speak English (and still don't ...
Jack Salminen - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE, MI. - Jack Salminen, age 66, of Marquette, entered eternal life Wednesday morning, August 26, 2015, at his home in the loving care of his family. Jack was born on October 26, 1948 in Marquette a son of Eimert and Fanny (Beck) Salminen.
The calendar - Mining Journal
EDITOR'S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430 ...
Anne Rose Graves - Mining Journal
MUNISING, MI. - Anne Rose Graves, age 90, of Munising, died while surrounded by her boys and under the loving care of the staff at Tendercare Health Center early Wednesday evening, August 26, 2015 at Tendercare in Munising.
Police Log - Mining Journal
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books. Times are not available from police. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be ...
Early success - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING - Negaunee made the most of an early-season tournament at the new Westwood High School tennis courts on Thursday afternoon, winning four of eight flights to emerge victorious in the inaugural Westwood Invitational.