Doing a Dino-Dig: Youngsters learn about paleontology

Front Page News

MARQUETTE — They weren’t fictional paleontologists coming upon a relic from the past and surrounded by various dangers, but digging for a dinosaur — even an artificial one — proved interesting for area youngsters. Erik Johnson, a board member at MooseWood Nature Center, put on a ...

Scholarship offered with Tech-Act


SUNNYVALE, Cal. — Tech-Act announced it is offering $500 scholarship program for undergraduate or graduate students. It said the scholarship program objectives are to encourage students with the passion to learn latest and upcoming technology and provide economical assistance to ...

Portion of West College Avenue to be closed today, Tuesday


MARQUETTE — Beginning today, the 900 block of West College Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Northrop Street to Norway Avenue due to a sanitary lateral replacement. This will continue through Tuesday, until the repair is completed. The public is advised to use caution when ...

Deputy critically wounded, gunman killed in Michigan chase

Michigan News

GALESBURG, Mich. (AP) — A chase ended with a suspected gunman dead and a deputy critically wounded, a sheriff’s office in Michigan said. Deputies encountered the suspect Saturday evening at a gas station in Galesburg after he was reportedly involved in a chase earlier in the day with a ...