Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 7 Oct 2015 16:50:38 EDTWed, 7 Oct 2015 16:50:38 EDT, my GOURD pumpkins on display at a campsite in Michigamme and outside of Van Riper State Park. Click on photos for details.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTPublic hearing on city budget set for Thursday - A public hearing on the 2016 city budget will be held as a part of the Negaunee City Council's regular meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Negaunee Senior Center.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTBLP schedules public meetings - The Marquette Board of Light and Power will host several community forums and open house events to provide information and gather comments from the public regarding its proposed project for a new electric generating facility.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTNo school for students Friday - There will be no school for Marquette County public school students on Friday, October 9, due to scheduled professional development activities for staff. Classes will resume according to the usual schedule on Monday.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTSenate OKs cigarette fines (AP) - Michigan lawmakers want to make it costlier for stores that sell cigarettes to minors and the minors who illegally buy them.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT