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Partridge Creek Farm, Ishpeming Scouts partner up for a special garden project

MARQUETTE — Partridge Creek Farm partnered with volunteers and Ishpeming Scouts to build a wash/pack station at the Elks Lodge Garden Site on Lakeshore Drive in Ishpeming on Saturday. The Ishpeming Scouts and Mattson family chose Partridge Creek Farm as an Eagle Scout project this year. ...

Domestic cat in Michigan tests positive for SARS-CoV-2

MARQUETTE — The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development announced that it has confirmed SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans, in a domestic shorthair cat from Ingham County. While a number of pets have tested positive for the virus worldwide, this is the ...

Lieutenant governor visits Marquette

MARQUETTE — Racial disparity in the COVID-19 pandemic, criminal justice reform and small businesses are some of the main issues on which Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II has concentrated in recent months. Gilchrist talked with The Mining Journal on Tuesday about these topics during his visit to ...

A thriving city: Gilchrist makes stops at NMU for Thriving Cities tour

MARQUETTE — Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II is visiting the Upper Peninsula this week, which included stops at Northern Michigan University on Wednesday. Gilchrist first met with Highline Internet officials at NMU’s Cohodas Hall in the morning before touring NMU’s U.P. Cybersecurity ...

Coborn’s to acquire Tadych’s EconoFoods

By Journal Staff MARQUETTE — Coborn’s Inc. has announced it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire three Tadych’s EconoFoods grocery stores in the Upper Peninsula and three in eastern Wisconsin. The stores are operated by the Tadych family and operate under the Tadych’s ...