The Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:04:47 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 04:04:47 EDT working hard to get marina set for summer the extended winter weather is frustrating and many local government officials are dealing with the adverse effects of it, it could actually be a blessing in disguise for the city of Marquette.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTAfter bitter winter, ships in Marquette harbor welcome and iconic sights are making their way back to Marquette harbors. About two weeks later than normal, the shipping season in Marquette's Upper Harbor has finally begun, thanks to Operation Taconite and two U.S. Coast Guard ice-breakers.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTRecycling initiative seems to be positive step like a plan released by Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday designed to increase the amont of recycling that takes place in the state of Michigan.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNMU business competition brings out brightest, best Michigan University's New Business Venture Competition brought forward a number of creative ideas from NMU students for new businesses. We're happy to see this competition continue at Northern.Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPlanning for severe weather can pay dividends recent days, state officials have urged the public to plan now before the potential arrival of severe weather this spring and summer.Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT