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Carnegie to hold used book sale - Mining Journal
ISHPEMING - The Friends of the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library will hold a sale of used books from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 13 in the Margaret Dundon Reading Room of the library. Paperback books will sell for 25 cents, while hardcovers and tradebound books ...
Is Jane trying to make me jealous? - Mining Journal
Dear Annie: I am 74, and "Jane" is 56. We met online, where I said early on that I was not interested in dating because of the age disparity. I simply told her that I liked the expression on her face in the posted photos. She is beautiful.
Labor Day Parade held in Ishpeming - Mining Journal
Hundreds of people braved rain and overcast skies Monday for the annual Labor Day Parade in the city of Ishpeming. Staged by the Marquette-Alger Community Labor Council, AFL-CIO and the Upper Peninsula Regional Labor Federation, the parade included many of ...
ALS ice bucket challenge: Doing good while having fun - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - By now, anyone who hasn't heard of the ice bucket challenge has probably been backwoods camping for a few weeks, cut off from the rest of society. The online charity chain letter has taken social media by storm, garnering $88.5 million in ...
Blues Fest closes with pleasant weather - Mining Journal
Members of Lurrie Bell's band take the stage and rock out for a large crowd enjoying partly sunny skies and mild temperatures Sunday on the final day of the 11th annual Marquette Area Blues Fest at Mattson Lower Harbor Park. (Journal photo by Elizabeth Bailey)
Can husband be trusted again? - Mining Journal
Dear Annie: I have been married for 40 years to a man who had a few affairs in the past that I recently found out about. We are both seeing counselors, privately and together. At this point in time, I am tired of dealing with this, and our marriage could ...
Lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alert - Mining Journal
REYKJAVIK, Iceland - Lava fountains danced along a lengthy volcanic fissure near Iceland's subglacial Bardarbunga volcano Sunday, prompting authorities to raise the aviation warning code to the highest level and close the surrounding airspace. The red ...
‘In Defense of Nature’ discussion - Mining Journal
MARQUETTE - The Transition Marquette County Reading Group will meet for a conversation about the book "In Defense of Nature" by John Hay at 7 p.m. Sept. 11 in the Conference Room at Peter White Public Library in Marquette. Hay's classic work is an extended ...
Graveraet High School Class of ‘64 gathers for 50th reunion - Mining Journal
The Graveraet High School Class of 1964 - the last class to graduate from Graveraet - recently gathered to celebrate its 50th reunion. Included in those attending were: Front row, from left, Donna Weigold (Heikkila), Maxine Temple, Barbara Shorkey (Gutzman ...
Exchange Club backs Search & Rescue - Mining Journal
Exchange Club of Marquette County member Erinn Swan, left, presents a grant check to Marquette County Search and Rescue representatives Anna Hannett and Jeff Solka. Search and Rescue Is among about two dozen local organizations that receive funding with ...