Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 30 Aug 2014 20:14:52 EDTSat, 30 Aug 2014 20:14:52 EDT concerns lead to parking ban - The Houghton City Council voted Wednesday to ban street parking on a section of Fourth Street due to concerns over erosio.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTGreat Lakes swimmer plans straits crossing IGNACE(AP) - A long-distance swimmer from Michigan on Friday announced plans to start a new Labor Day tradition next year with a swim across the Straits of Mackina.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSewer, curb work to close street - Beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Cleveland Avenue in the city of Marquette will be closed to through traffic due to sanitary sewer lateral and curbing repairs.Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTNero-Bob to have operation on Tuesday - Nero-Bob is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday in Appleton, Wisconsin, his owner Amanda Bertucci of Ishpeming reported this morning.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTPolice Log'S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT