Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 2 Aug 2015 14:31:50 EDTSun, 2 Aug 2015 14:31:50 EDT streak to State title - It's been a long time coming, but Marquette American Legion baseball finally won a state title. Needing two wins Saturday to win the Class A championship, the Marquette Blues defeated Gladstone 4-0 and then dominated the nightcap 13-.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTStrong international influence RYAN STIEG Journal Sports Writer MARQUETTE - A new era begins this fall at Northern Michigan University as the Wildcats will add a men's swimming and diving team to its existing women's program.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTWrigley changes bring new looks - Top of the first, one out. It's a Friday in July, the start of a holiday weekend, and the Chicago Cubs are hosting the Miami Marlins.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTGordon to wave goodbye to winless races in final season POND, Pa. - Jeff Gordon's request for a low-key farewell tour has mostly been respected, though the four-time NASCAR champion has been feted with a parade, bourbon, an 18-liter bottle of wine, even a track named in his honor.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTTroubles haven't slowed down for NFL cellphones. Fireworks accidents. Failed drug tests. The NFL's endless aggravation raged through an offseason marked by more crime and punishment, rules violations by owners, and the never-ending "Deflategate" saga.Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT