Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 5 Mar 2015 11:03:47 EDTThu, 5 Mar 2015 11:03:47 EDT trek: Conservancy plans first snowshoe race/trek - Snowshoers with a competitive edge - and those who want just a leisurely trek through the woods - have a new way to satisfy those outdoorsy urges. The U.P.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTFundraiser on tap MOUNTAIN - A winter ski and snowshoe fund-raiser for Heart & Soles of 906 and The Menominee Range Nordic Ski Club Inc. is being held this weekend at City Park in Iron Mountai.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTU.P. fishing report Keweenaw Bay: Anglers should use caution when driving out on the bay. There are fields of pack ice which are sharp and sticking up and could damage ones ORV or AT.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTCountdown to opening day begins the way the winter has been going, I've avoided the topic for several weeks - but it became impossible to shut it out a few days ago. The first chip off the armor came in the form of an outdoor magazine that arrived in the mail.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTRanch is dedicated to horse rescue - About three years ago, Mary Snell of Humboldt Township was looking for a horse for her daughters to ride. What they found, she said, was an old, emaciated animal, which they ended up taking home and nurturing to back to health.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT