State of Michigan badly in need of autism resources


Mental health intervention has come a long way throughout the years, but as with many fields, much is left to accomplish. Local retired physician Virginia Killough recently related to The Mining Journal her struggles with finding continuing care for her 32-year-old autistic son, who is under ...

Climate change having impact

Letters To The Editor

To the Journal editor: The World Meteorological Organization released a report in September stating that human-caused climate change/global warming has caused weather-related disasters to increase fivefold over the last 50 years, resulting in an average of 115 fatalities and $200 million ...

Golf in the winter? It’s for a great cause in Republic


Save the date. That’s our advice to residents and visitors alike when Feb. 25 rolls around in Republic. That’s because on that day, Republic will host its annual Tennis Ball Golf tournament to raise funds for its community For the 11th year, participants will have the chance to win big ...

Safe homes are the goal

Letters To The Editor

To the Journal editor: For all of us freaking out about the government coming to haul away our gas stoves, let’s stop a moment, let our pulse return to normal and ask why this is happening Why would this problem suddenly arise after we have been happily cooking with gas all these long ...

Should Biden run again? Take a closer look


Reports that Justice Department investigators on Friday seized more than a half-dozen documents, some of them classified, from President Biden’s residence in Wilmington, Delaware -- including documents from his time as a senator and others from his time as vice president -- have shaken ...

Marquette looking for help in updating city master plan


Area residents have an opportunity to help shape the future of the city of Marquette, and it will only take a couple of minutes of their time. City officials are asking for assistance in putting together an updated master plan, a document required by law that will help chart future city ...