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CLK students put in an ‘Hour of Code’

December 22, 2013 CALUMET — To some degree, the life of almost everyone on earth is affected in some way by computers, but according to one organization, there will very soon be a serious shortage of people to create... more »»

Facing bullies

December 15, 2013 MARQUETTE — Sophie Nyquist is a pretty typical sixth-grader. She likes hanging out with her friends, loves being in gymnastics and playing her violin. more »»

Couldn’t receive a better gift

December 15, 2013 It’s that time of year again when people ask me what I want for Christmas, and now that I’m older I can never come up with even one thing, so I always say gift cards. more »»

Theater troupe takes on bullying

December 15, 2013 RAPID CITY, SD (AP) — Playing a bully on stage means that 11-year-old Trent Counsellor has to say “some not very nice words. more »»

Socks that rock

December 8, 2013 MARQUETTE— Marquette Alternative High School is hosting their second annual Rock the Socks campaign this week. more »»

Christmas season is my favorite

December 8, 2013 With Thanksgiving over now, we are headed into the serious Christmas season. more »»

IRON INDUSTRY MUSEUM

December 1, 2013 NEGAUNEE— Negaunee fourth graders learned about the lumber and mining industries when they took a field trip the the Michigan Iron Industry Museum Tuesday. more »»

Who says youth isn’t informed?

December 1, 2013 About a week ago I covered an event where state Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, visited the Marquette Alternative High School to speak to the students and take questions from them. more »»

Other people’s kids behave badly

December 1, 2013 NEW YORK (AP) — He's the toddler who always bites. She's the 6-year-old drama queen prone to "it's mine" fits and hair-pulling. more »»

Being ready for opening night is hard

November 24, 2013 When you walk onto that stage, sometimes you can’t help but stop and stare at all the seats. Look at the stage lights; envision them directed at you, the colors they would display (if they were on). more »»

State rep. visit Kivela, students talk issues

November 24, 2013 MARQUETTE— Students at Marquette Alternative High School had a chance to ask state Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, the tough questions about current issues and the they didn’t hold back. more »»

Batkid in action

November 17, 2013 SAN FRANCISCO — Dressed in a black Batman costume, his fists clenched as he took on foe after foe around San Francisco, a 5-year-old boy who has battled leukemia for years fulfilled his wish Frida... more »»

Lost after the end of a good book series

November 17, 2013 The other day I was reading an article in The Mining Journal’s Scene Magazine about my favorite author Charlaine Harri. more »»

Driving for winter coats

November 17, 2013 CALUMET — For the seventh year, New Beginnings Angel Mission Free Store is conducting its annual winter coat giveaway, and more coats are needed for the store’s next giveaway. more »»

Checkmate

November 10, 2013 MARQUETTE— Bishop to d3. Rook to d8. These are just a few of the moves that middle schoolers in Negaunee are learning during their lunchtime chess club. more »»

In musicals, the show must go on

November 10, 2013 I have been involved in musicals ever since I was in eighth grade. more »»

Exercise and fun

November 3, 2013 MARQUETTE— Latin American music fills the air at Dance Zone as children move to the rhythm of the music in their Zumba Kids class. more »»

Learning to live with snow takes time

November 3, 2013 Lately, with the cold weather and snow flurries, all I’ve been able to think about is how much I am not ready for winter to come just yet. more »»

‘Bionic Man’ breathes, walks with artificial parts

November 3, 2013 AP Technology Writer NEW YORK — Gentlemen, we can rebuild him, after all. We have the technology. more »»

 
 

 

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