Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 4 May 2015 20:55:17 EDTMon, 4 May 2015 20:55:17 EDT precipitation, fire danger in area, region remains high year, Marquette County and a lot of the Upper Peninsula, was spared any significant wildfire season because of the wet conditions produced by lingering snow and ice courtesy of one of the toughest winters in decade.Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTVote in Tuesday's election and oppose Prop 1 Tuesday, it is important that you go to the voting booth and vote on Proposal 1. There has been a lot of advertising promoting a yes vote on Proposal 1. We believe that much of that advertising is misleading at best.Sun, 3 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT'Food Fight' a fun way to help boost Feeding America folks at Marquette's First United Methodist Church are setting a great example. They have launched the church's fourth annual Food Fight which will run through May 17.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTIt's time to open Lakeshore Boulevard warmer weather arriving there is a tradition in Marquette that goes back to when the earliest residents arrived - heading to Presque Isle to enjoy the pleasant weather in a beautiful natural setting.Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTExcellence in Education a bright light of the area's most noteworthy events took place Monday: the 25th annual Excellence in Education Week awards program.Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT