Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:57:52 EDTSat, 28 Mar 2015 09:57:52 EDT Marquette physician is a lifesaver - On the morning of March 7, his 68th birthday, Jim Pedersen lay dying in the sno.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTPrevent, treat colon cancer cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. and is one of the most preventable of all human cancers. Colorectal cancer is appropriately called the "silent killer," since most patients usually have no early symptoms.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBenefit breakfast scheduled - A benefit breakfast for the family of Erich Schwanke to help defray medical expenses will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St., in Ishpeming Erich lost his battle with cancer on March 5.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTPATH to healthier living - The Upper Peninsula Commission for Area Progress is offering a free class beginning next month to help people with chronic health problems and pain find a path to a more comfortable life.Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTDCHS adopts new focus for partner search MOUNTAIN - As a result of the work done with Newpoint Consultants, as well as a greatly improved financial climate, Dickinson County Healthcare System's partner search has adopted a new focus.Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT