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Lottery

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Tuesday: Poker Lotto KC-AC-KD-2C-10C Midday Daily 3 2-0-4 Midday Daily 4 3-2-4-2 Daily 3 7-6-6 Daily 4 5-8-4-2 Fantasy 5 12-27-29-31-39 Est. jackpot: $119,000 Keno 06-07-08-11-12-19-23-27-28-35-47-49-50-56-59-66-68-71-72-76-78-79 Mega Millions 34-46-57-65-69, ...

Vessels

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MARQUETTE — The Cuyahoga is expected at 6:30 today at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming ore dock in Marquette’s Upper Harbor. On Thursday, the Herbert C. Jackson is due at 10 a.m., the Kaye E. Barker at noon and the Cuyahoga is expected to return at 10 p.m.

Weather

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Marquette and vicinity: Tonight, mostly clear. Patchy blowing snow. Lows 18 to 23. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph overnight. Thursday, partly cloudy. Highs around 36. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Thursday night, scattered snow showers overnight. Cloudy. ...

Pound

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Found and lodged at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter in Negaunee Township was a white and tan male terrier mix found at K.I. Sawyer. Call 475-6661 or visit upaws.org to find out about animals waiting for adoption.

Stocks

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AT&T ..................... 30.33 Cleveland-Cliffs Inc.10.40 DowDuPont............. 57.47 Exxon ...................... 78.00 Ford ........................... 9.54 General Electric ........ 8.61 IBM ...................... 120.84 International Paper ..45.90 Kimberly-Clark ...

New Swanzy’s beginnings Part 2

Superior History

EDITOR'S NOTE: Republished from the Forsyth Sagas, April 2004 Last week, we discussed the founding of New Swanzy by John Q. Adams, his son, Eugene W. Adams and a business partner, Henry E. Sorenson, in 1908. To find out what happened in the nascent village, read on. The only restriction that ...

Night in the Northwoods

Front Page News

MARQUETTE— Father Marquette Catholic Academy hosted its annual Harvest for Education fundraising event to benefit the academy Saturday evening at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette. This year’s theme was A Night in the Northwoods. “It’s an auction event that we’ve had every year in ...

A.I. the wave of the future

Front Page News

MARQUETTE — Mention the letters “A.I.” to Bob Stefanski, and he becomes really excited. Stefanski, an entrepreneur and venture capital investor in Silicon Valley, talked about artificial intelligence Monday before the Economic Club of Marquette County at the Ramada Inn in ...

Stonehouse elected mayor, Reynolds mayor pro tem

Front Page News

MARQUETTE — The Marquette City Commission elected Fred Stonehouse as mayor and Sarah Reynolds as mayor pro tem during its organizational meeting Monday night. Newcomer Jenn Hill and incumbent Jenna Smith were also sworn in at the meeting, following the Nov. 6 non-partisan city-wide election ...

Update given on facility operations, plans for future

Front Page News

MARQUETTE — If all continues to go well, the Eagle Mine will begin extracting precious metals from its sister project Eagle East in early 2020, officials say. The project was one of a handful of topics covered during a community forum at the Eagle Mine Information Center in Marquette on ...

Kentucky abortion fight aimed at second-trimester procedure

Front Page News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Attorneys for Kentucky’s socially conservative governor and the state’s only abortion clinic prepared to open their latest legal fight today, this time over a lawsuit challenging a state law that abortion-rights advocates say would ban a second-trimester procedure to end ...

SHF accepting funding requests

Local

MARQUETTE — Superior Health Foundation invites non-profit with a health-centered mission to submit a funding request, with the hopes to be part of the SHF’s 2019 annual gala celebration. The Superior Health Foundation annual gala will be held on Sept. 14 in the new Ballroom on the ...

Council to discuss Brown Avenue Engineering Services at special meeting

Local

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee City Council will hold a special meeting at 5:30 tonight to discuss Brown Avenue Engineering Services. The council postponed consideration of a $49,990 bid from U.P Engineers and Architects during its regular meeting on Thursday to verify if other bids had been ...

The calendar 11/13/18

Community

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

Bulletin Board 11/13/18

Community

Knitting guild to meet MARQUETTE — The UP North Knitting Guild meet from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Big Boy in Marquette. New members are still welcome to join the guild and can pay dues at this time. At the meeting, guild members will talk about a December knitting along night. And ...

Tory’s Woods

Front Page News

Editor’s note: This is part one of a two-part series on Tory’s Woods Conservation Preserve. Next week, the Living Green article will focus on the efforts of Northern Michigan University students who are working with Upper Peninsula Land Conservancy to design and place interpretive signs in ...

Sign says

Front Page News

MARQUETTE — The North Country National Scenic Trail runs 4,600 miles from New York to North Dakota, including up through Michigan’s Lower Peninsula and across the Upper Peninsula. In the U.P. alone, hikers using the trail can pass Tahquamenon Falls State Park, travel through the ...