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Superior Dome showdown - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Munising won a tight boys race while Newberry built a comfortable lead early and cruised from there to win the girls title at the Superior Dome Division 3 Invitational high school track and field meet on Thursday.
5-year war in Cambodia ends in 1975 - Mining Journal
Today is Friday, April 17, the 107th day of 2015. There are 258 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 17, 1975, Cambodia's five-year war ended as the capital Phnom Penh fell to the Khmer Rouge, which instituted brutal, radical ...
Meth dump sites found in Ishpeming Township - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING - A series of meth dump sites were discovered at Deer Lake and Carlson roads in Ishpeming Township Thursday afternoon. At about 2 p.m., detectives from the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team responded to a call to assist the Ishpeming ...
Coaster brook trout restoration areas created - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The Michigan Natural Resources Commission recently approved a new regulation creating restoration areas for coaster brook trout along portions of nine streams in Marquette, Houghton and Baraga counties.
Recognizing excellence - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING - UP Health SystemBell in Ishpeming is on the short list of "Five Star" facilities in the nation, it was announced Thursday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Former adviser files lawsuit against North Wind board - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The North Wind's ousted journalistic adviser and an editor-in-chief candidate denied that position have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Marquette against five members of the newspaper's board of directors.
James Waino Hill, Sr. - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - James Waino Hill, Sr., age 74, of Marquette, and former Skandia resident, entered eternal life Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at UP Health System - Marquette, in the loving and comforting care of his family.
Mary J. Bertucci - Mining Journal
ELY TWP., MI. - Mary J. Bertucci, age 73 of 2983 US Hwy 41 West Ishpeming (Ely Twp) passed away Thursday April 16, 2015 at her home while in the loving comfort of her family and Lake Superior Hospice.
Jacobetti home for vets salutes volunteers - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans hosted its 33rd annual volunteer recognition banquet Thursday at the Marquette National Guard Armory to honor the hundreds of people who provided nearly 11,000 hours of volunteer services in the past year.
Woman ticketed after wildfire threatens a dozen structures - Mining Journal
MANISTIQUE - A Manistique Township woman was ticketed Wednesday for allegedly allowing a burn barrel fire at her home escape, resulting in a 20-acre blaze that challenged several firefighting departments and threatened a dozen structures.
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 ...
New brook trout rules take effect - Mining Journal
Anticipation is beginning to mushroom as the 2015 trout opener approaches, and plans are being laid for which streams will be fished in hopes of coaxing a brook trout or two out of the cold springtime water.
RE/MAX agents donate to children’s hospitals - Mining Journal
Sales associates with RE/MAX 1st Realty in Marquette donated more than $6,400 to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in 2014 through contributions from commission on each real estate transaction and the Miracle Home Program. Shown with a ceremonial check ...
Econo Foods programs benefit Wave U-15 soccer - Mining Journal
Zach Quinnell, manager of Tadych's Econo Foods in Marquette, presents a $1,381 check to Superior Soccer Association's Wave U-15 team members, from left, Anna Pamlico, Alyssa Salmon, Lily Henning, Molly Welch, Chloe Henning and Christina Nestor. The team ...
Calumet principal ending career in education - Mining Journal
CALUMET - George Twardzik has been involved with Calumet High School as a student, teacher and administrator, and as of July 1 he will be retiring as an educator and leaving the school. Twardzik, 50, who is CHS principal, said he recently was given an ...