Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 3 Sep 2014 00:52:49 EDTWed, 3 Sep 2014 00:52:49 EDT in session - With schools in the area welcoming students back for another year, in Marquette the welcome might be a bit more enthusiastic.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTU.P. Craft Beer Week offers special events - Upper Peninsula Craft Beer Week is under way with daily events and specials held at breweries throughout the U.P., wrapping up with the sixth annual Fall Beer Festival on Saturday. The U.P. Fall Beer Festival will run from 1 to 6 p.m.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT30,000 walk across Big Mac for annual hike IGNACE - Tens of thousands of people have taken part in the Labor Day walk across the Mackinac Bridge and they were joined by one robot. Gov. Rick Snyder led the annual trek Monday across the 5-mile-long bridge linking Michigan's two peninsulas.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTSchool board has vacancy after VP resigns - The Ishpeming school board is looking to fill a vacant seat after a recent resignation. Board Vice President Angela Kiviniemi resigned after she and her family moved out of the district, Ishpeming Superintendent John Summerhill said.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTDevelopment zone agreement on agenda - The Marquette County Board is scheduled to meet in special session with the Marquette City Commission today to consider approving an interlocal agreement establishing the Superior Trade Corridor Next Michigan Development Corporation, a...Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT