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Increase in traffic deaths in Michigan a sobering trend

May 11, 2016 With the summer driving season almost upon us, passing almost unnoticed earlier this week was a report from the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning, which noted a significant increase in the... more »»

Federal health funds to Gwinn site will do much good

May 10, 2016 From time to time over the course of many years, The Mining Journal has voiced concerns that Superiorland residents were not receiving their fair share of tax receipts paid to the federal governmen. more »»

‘Gag order’ law was solution in search of problem

May 9, 2016 Local government officials and school district representatives may have dodged some hefty fines and jail time after winning a lawsuit over what’s been referred to as the “gag order” legislation. more »»

Unlike some who seek notoriety, Rapport has quietly made difference

May 7, 2016 It is a well-deserved honor presented to Karlyn Rapport recently. more »»

Public is asked for assistance in finding cross thieves

May 6, 2016 Mining Journal readers have learned in recent days of the theft of a cross from Park Cemetery in Marquett. more »»

Old hospital reuse process seems to be off to a good start

May 5, 2016 It appears the effort to involve the community in determining future uses of the old UP Health System - Marquette hospital complex is off to a good star. more »»

Cliffs Natural Resources outlook slowly improving

May 4, 2016 Cliffs Natural Resources recently reported a net income of $117 million, compared to a net loss of $762 million in the first quarter of 2015. more »»

Republic Township on right track on motocross project

May 3, 2016 Units of government are forever searching for ways to make their jurisdictions attractive to visitors, often employing marketing specialists to do what’s necessary to increase their profiles. more »»

Lakeview Arena wins Kraft Hockeyville competition for 2016

May 2, 2016 During the intermission of the Tampa Bay Lighting and the New York Islanders Stanley Cup Playoff game on Saturday, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman turned over the card showing the Lakeview Arena in... more »»

Residents encouraged to support MAPS bond prop on Tuesday’s ballot

May 1, 2016 On Tuesday, the Marquette Area Public Schools has a bond proposal on the ballot to maintain funding for the district. This is a unique and somewhat confusing situation that bears a bit of explaining. more »»

Superior Health Foundation continues doing great work

April 30, 2016 The Superior Health Foundation made some significant awards this past Thursday during its Spring Grants Celebration. more »»

NMU students receiving degrees are congratulated

April 29, 2016 At 10:30 a.m. Saturday, another group of Northern Michigan University students will make the march into their futures by becoming graduates. more »»

State passport funds do much to benefit local communities

April 28, 2016 The state’s Recreational Passport Program has been a great benefit for state parks and other recreational facilities, as well as for local facilities. more »»

Biomass plant in L’Anse should be watched carefully

April 27, 2016 Not too many people like fugitive dust covering their cars and boats. But that’s what some say is happening in the L’Anse area. more »»

Distracted driving a common but deadly practice

April 26, 2016 It’s a deadly practice that shares some aspects with Russian roulette yet many people — including, the federal government says, 71 percent of teens — do it on a daily basis with little apparent... more »»

KBIC, Snyder should reopen discussions on airport casino

April 25, 2016 News early last week that the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community continued to harbor interest in constructing a new casino complex at the former Marquette County Airport in Negaunee Township took many by... more »»

Lower than expected BLP bonding rate benefits everyone

April 23, 2016 It might be argued that right after location, the most important aspect of a new home purchase is the interest rate upon which the loan must be repaid. more »»



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