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In Lansing, look for the union label

Michigan taxpayers may not realize it yet, but they’re being involuntarily organized into the service of labor unions. The Democratic lawmakers and governor they’ve entrusted with full control of Lansing are moving at rapid speed to turn state government into a Big Labor adjunct, ...

8-18 MEDIA: Raising awareness about the environment

By NISTHA GAUTAM 8-18 Media Special to the Journal Spring is just around the corner and the new season comes with the exciting time of purchasing new seeds, watching flowers bloom, and planting new beginnings. The Marquette Senior High School’s Environmental Club is launching an ...

Wildcat athletics well represent NMU, area

Last weekend in Houghton my family and I had the privilege of joining a few hundred — very loud — Wildcat fans to watch our hockey team score three early goals and then rely on phenomenal goal-keeping from Beni Halasz to shut out highly-ranked Michigan Tech and earn a spot in the CCHA ...

Don’t praise Pence for Jan. 6

On Saturday night, Mike Pence unleashed his anger at Donald Trump. “History will hold Donald Trump accountable for Jan. 6,” Pence declared at the Gridiron Dinner, a normally jovial event for prominent journalists. “Make no mistake about it: What happened that day was a disgrace, and it ...

A very hard pill to swallow

California Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom recently announced the state will not do business with the Walgreens store chain “or any company that cowers to the extremists and puts women’s lives at risk.” Notice the familiar buzzwords - extremists and putting women’s lives at ...

Tucker explains it all

“Who ya gonna believe, me or your own eyes.” That old, popular quote has been attributed in one version or another to a variety of funny men, according to the Quote Investigator website. I’ll settle for the video clip on YouTube in which Chico Marx utters the line in the classic 1933 ...