Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 3 Mar 2015 02:25:03 EDTTue, 3 Mar 2015 02:25:03 EDT DAMAGED - A house in Ishpeming is considered a total loss after a fire broke out in the home's basement Saturday mornin.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTMichigan officials seek strategy to encourage voter turnout - With voter turnout in Michigan steadily declining, some lawmakers and state officials are looking for ways to make voting easier. In the 2014 midterm election, 41.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTTransportation officials remind public to heed closure sign - Michigan Department of Transportation officials are reminding motorists to heed all weather-related road closures for their own safety and the safety of road maintenance crews trying to clear highways.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTMichigan ranks 12th in tech jobs, tech industry growing - Michigan was ranked 12th in the nation in the number of technology industry jobs, according to a recent study that looked at last year's employment numbers.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTGirl, 3, in the hospital after going outside in bitter cold (AP) - A 3-year-old Lansing girl was hospitalized in critical condition after getting stuck overnight outside her family's apartment during frigid weather that marked the end of one of the coldest Februaries on record in Michigan,...Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT