Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:15:42 EDTWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:15:42 EDT boys optimistic about new league - Last season, the Republic-Michigamme Hawks finished 7-14 overall and 2-12 in the Skyline Conference. It was a tough year as R-M finished tied for last with Mid Peninsul.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTLate 3s lift NMU - After trailing for most of the second half, Alex Sorenson hit a 3-pointer with 2:30 left to give Northern Michigan University a one-point as it hung on for a 56-53 victory over Minnesota-Duluth on Tuesday at the Berry Events Cente.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTTurkey Day anything but with trio of good games, ho, ho ... No, wait a minute, that's Christmas, and that's still a month away. Aaarrrr .. me Tam O'Shanter beguiles ... no, that's St. Patrick's Day, isn't it? Aah, to heck with it, just have a great Thanksgiving.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT2nd year back should bring stability for Hawks' girls - The road was tough last season for the Republic-Michigamme girls basketball team as the Hawks won just once in 14 games.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTMunising back in Detroit for first time since 1980 - Last weekend, the Munising Mustangs were able to grind their way to a 10-7 win over Beal City in a thrille.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT