Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 26 Jan 2015 13:32:29 EDTMon, 26 Jan 2015 13:32:29 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMarquette Police warn of counterfeit moneyhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612839.htmlMARQUETTE - The Marquette Police Department is investigating reports of counterfeit money being passed as currency in the Marquette area.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTKidney donor steps forwardhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612809.htmlMARQUETTE - When The Mining Journal reported in October about a young mother's struggle for her life and critical need for a kidney, the story moved many, but none so much as Ishpeming Township resident Ron Hill.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTUnfunded mandates vex localshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612812.htmlLANSING - Michigan is requiring Kent County to increase public health counseling with no additional state funding. Ottawa County has just discovered it must begin reimbursing foster parents' mileage under Department of Human Services requirements.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTBenishek initiative aims to assist veteranshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612813.htmlMARQUETTE - U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek, R-Crystal Falls, has begun a Veterans Action Initiative, a two-year program and legislative agenda aimed at aiding the country's military veterans by making improvements to the Veterans Administration system.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTWoman dies in Republic shootinghttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612814.htmlMARQUETTE - An autopsy was scheduled for today on the body of a Republic Township woman who police said apparently shot herself accidentally Friday afternoon.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT