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Prosecutor determines no crime committed in Alger shooting - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - Marquette County Prosecuting Attorney Matthew Weise has determined no crime was committed and no criminal charges will be filed against a Munising City Police Department officer who fatally shot an Alger County man twice in the chest after a ...
Carol A. Liquia - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING, MI. - Carol A. Liquia, age 72, of 280 Silver St. Ishpeming passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at the Marquette Co. Medical Care Facility in Ishpeming where she had resided since May of this year.
India’s film censor arrested for alleged bribery - Mining Journal
NEW DELHI - India's chief film censor was arrested Tuesday on accusations he solicited bribes to speed a film through the strict, laborious process of keeping profanity, violence and hints of sexuality from Indian cinemas.
Back on the table - Mining Journal
GWINN - A shortage of bus drivers, starting an alternative education program and the possibility of reopening Gilbert Elementary School were discussed during the Gwinn school board meeting Monday night.
Leonard Leroy Manning - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE, MI - Graveside services for Leonard Leroy Manning will be held at the Park Cemetery on Saturday, August 23, at noon. Rev. Leon Jarvis will preside and veteran's honors will be rendered by members of Jopling Post 44 of the American Legion.
Honoring Ford’s Alberta legacy - Mining Journal
ALBERTA - The site that sprang out of Henry Ford's desire to produce wood for his automobiles continues on as a Michigan Technological University site for forest research.The 60th anniversary of the site's transfer to MTU was commemorated with a two-day ...
Great Deer sweep - Mining Journal
CALUMET - As he approached the finish of the Great Deer Chase mountain bike race Saturday, Todd Tollefson of L'Anse found himself with easier sailing than he expected, both in terms of the course and the competitors behind him in the 15-mile pack.
Crushers capture 3-on-3 title - Mining Journal
The Cherry Creek Crushers defeated the Pink Lightning Strikers 4-2 in the Under-10/11 boys division championship game of the Superiorland Soccer Association's inaugural 3-on-3 tournament held Aug. 2 at Kaufman Field in north Marquette. Zane Phillips scored ...
Son claims to see paranormal entities - Mining Journal
Dear Annie: My 5-year-old son has been claiming to see the paranormal. I'm sure part of it is just his imagination. But sometimes he describes in great detail people and even pets who have died. He mainly claims to see a cousin he never met, but whom he ...
Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator - Mining Journal
CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) - A group of Alabama hunters is celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds. Al.com reports the monster gator was pulled from the water in south Alabama early Saturday during the state's ...