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Highway funding too important to be held hostage

July 10, 2015 Often, gridlock in Congress results when some lawmakers object not to the primary purpose of a bill, but to some unrelated “rider” placed in it. more »»

Chocolay bayou preserve plan full of merit

July 9, 2015 The townships surrounding the city of Marquette — Marquette and Chocolay townships — have been developed to a large extent because of their proximity to the city. more »»

Fiscal prudence important for Marquette budget

July 8, 2015 When Marquette Township set its Fiscal Year 2015 budget last December, it was for $1.7 million, down from $2.5 million in 2014. There was a reason why. more »»

Fireworks display truly ‘Best Fourth in the North’

July 7, 2015 The 2014 Marquette Fourth of July fireworks display was shortened because of a technical glitch. There was no such malfunction this year. more »»

Marquette’s gas prices are moving in the right direction

July 6, 2015 Last fall we ran an editorial encouraging our local gas station owners to get more competitive on gas prices. more »»

Downtown pocket park vandalism is shameful

July 5, 2015 It’s one thing to tend a garden on your own private property. It’s another matter to nurture a garden for public use, especially when the costs come out of your pocke. more »»

Veterans’ sacrifices sometimes too great, but help is available

July 4, 2015 With the Fourth of July comes fireworks, parades, barbecues and the colors red, white and blue. It’s our Independence Day here in the U.. more »»

Solar plane arrives in Hawaii after 5-day flight

July 4, 2015 KAPOLEI, Hawaii — A plane powered by the sun’s rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. more »»

Journalist, wife die in car crash

July 4, 2015 SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — A man who spent 40 years as a journalist at The Saginaw News has died with his wife after their car struck a tractor-traile. more »»

Bond hearing turns into reunion

July 4, 2015 MIAMI (AP) — A Florida burglary suspect wept after the judge overseeing his bond hearing realized they had been childhood friends. more »»

Greek campaigns reaching finale

July 4, 2015 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks packed city squares for dueling rallies late into the night Friday, as polls showed a dead heat between the ‘yes’ and ‘no’ camps ahead of a bailout referendum Sunday tha... more »»

Gratitude for those who make festivities possible

July 3, 2015 Watching the fireworks in Michigamme tonight? Viewing the parade in Ishpeming Saturday? Heading to the Elwood Mattson Lower Harbor Park this weekend to enjoy the Marquette County Exchange Club’s 30t... more »»

Let the Fourth remind us of our similarities

July 2, 2015 As the Fourth of July weekend comes so soon after U.. more »»

Gas tax to repair state roads deserves consideration

July 1, 2015 Michigan voters overwhelmingly turned down Proposal 1 on May 5, which would have raised the state sales tax from 6 to 7 percent with the goal of funding deteriorating roads. more »»

Fireworks display looking to be among best ever

June 30, 2015 We join the greater Marquette area plus visitors in anxiously awaiting the upcoming Fourth of July fireworks display, set for this coming Saturday in Marquette’s Lower Harbor Park. more »»

Annual Rotary fish boil another great community event

June 29, 2015 Helped by one of the best days, weather-wise, the area has experienced all summer, the annual Rotary Fish Boil was held Saturday in Marquette and, by all accounts, was a great success. more »»

LifeRing may be viable alternative to AA for some people

June 28, 2015 A program that started recently in Marquette might provide a viable alternative to Alcoholics Anonymous, if that well-known group’s connection to religion is objectionable. more »»

Celebrity golf event goes to support great cause

June 27, 2015 It’s good when one can break out the golf clubs and hit the course for a few holes. It’s even better if one can sink a few birdies. more »»

HOG continues doing great work for Bay Cliff

June 26, 2015 The smiles on the youngster’ faces said it all: The Superior Chapter of the Harley Owners Group brings pure joy along when it travels up to Bay Cliff Health Camp to visit the campers and staff. more »»

Kivela meth bills offer chance at redemption

June 25, 2015 We support bills introduced recently by state Rep. more »»



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