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NMU faculty union wants $9M applied to deficit

October 6, 2015 By MARY WARDELL Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE — The union representing faculty at Northern Michigan University wants administrators to apply a more than $9 million refund from the Michigan Public... more »»

Court orders EPA to revise ship ballast dumping regulations

October 6, 2015 TRAVERSE CITY — A federal appeals court ordered the government Monday to rewrite its regulations on ballast water discharges from ships, one of the leading culprits in the spread of invasive species... more »»

Plant proposal mulled

October 6, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Marquette City Commission suggested the city’s electric utility provider re-examine its proposed rate increases and plans related to the potential construction of a new generating... more »»

Marquette Women’s Center awarded $20,000 grant

October 6, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Women’s Center in Marquette — serving Marquette and Alger counties — received a $20,000 grant from The Mary Kay Foundation. more »»

Michigan Iron Industry the scene for display

October 5, 2015 The Michigan Iron Industry Museum held the "Iron Ore and the Civil War" event on Saturday afternoon. Click on photos for further details. more »»

Several injured in five-vehicle accident

October 5, 2015 MARQUETTE — Several people were sent to the hospital following a five-vehicle crash just before 1 this afternoon on Wright Street near the Industrial Parkway crossing in the city of Marquette. more »»

Ishpeming DDA may shrink

October 5, 2015 ISHPEMING — The district may become smaller, but Ishpeming’s Downtown Development Authority is continuing its mission to improve the downtown area in 2016 on an expected tighter budge. more »»

Community colleges push job training for new workers

October 5, 2015 LANSING—Michigan employers can get free job training for their new workers from local community colleges. While Michigan companies are expanding and hiring more workers, many need training for skills. more »»

Fight continues over nursing degrees in state of Michigan

October 5, 2015 LANSING — A disputed education bill would allow Michigan’s community colleges to compete for the same nursing students who would otherwise enroll at a traditional four-year program in the state. more »»

House GOP in turmoil with new uncertainty in speaker race

October 5, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are in upheaval as their front-runner for speaker faces fresh opposition and conservatives push to postpone leadership elections. more »»

FALL Splendor

October 4, 2015 MARQUETTE — Due to the Indian summer experienced throughout much of September, many Upper Peninsula residents have been left to wonder when — if at all — they might see the fall colors peaking this... more »»

Backers ask for vote on repeal

October 4, 2015 LANSING — The best chance advocates have to save a Michigan law that promises better wages on public works projects is if Republican legislators ignore a petition initiative and instead let voters... more »»

Murder suspects expected in court later this month

October 4, 2015 MANISTIQUE — Two men accused of killing three people in Schoolcraft County are scheduled to have preliminary examinations later this month, but the mental health of both men is still under... more »»

AP analysis: Dozens of deaths likely from VW pollution dodge

October 4, 2015 WASHINGTON — Volkswagen’s pollution-control chicanery has not just been victimless tinkering, killing between five and 20 people in the United States annually in recent years, according to an... more »»

Ex-lawmakers sued by former aides for retaliation

October 4, 2015 LANSING (AP) — Two conservative former Michigan lawmakers who had an extramarital affair and attempted to conceal it have been sued by former aides. The Detroit News and MLiv. more »»

RISING to the occasion

October 3, 2015 Marquette Senior High School cheerleader Ashley Chaudier gets tossed by her teammates during the homecoming pep rally on Friday at MSHS. Marquette played Kingsford Friday evening at William R. more »»

Johnson takes helm

October 3, 2015 MARQUETTE — Marquette’s SmartZone, Innovation Marquette Enterprise Corp., recently appointed Ray Johnson as its new CEO. more »»

Rates to rise slightly

October 3, 2015 NEGAUNEE — Residents of Negaunee will see a slight increase in their water and electric rates, and rising costs for some recreation on city property, according to the 2016 fee schedule. more »»

Bush, Clinton display the political divide over gun control

October 3, 2015 By BILL BARROW and SERGIO BUSTOS Associated Press GREENVILLE, S.C. more »»

Joaquin batters Bahamas; fate of cargo ship uncertain

October 3, 2015 By BEN FOX Associated Press ELEUTHERA, Bahamas — Hurricane Joaquin destroyed houses, uprooted trees and unleashed heavy flooding as it hurled torrents of rain across the Bahamas on Friday, and the U. more »»



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