Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 4 Sep 2015 10:55:51 EDTFri, 4 Sep 2015 10:55:51 EDT bids emotional farewell in Detroit Mike Babcock stood at the front of the familiar dressing room at Joe Louis Arena, this time for something of a farewell address.Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTElection posts average mid-term voter turnout - Tuesday's mid-term election turnout in Marquette and Alger counties was typical for an off-presidential voting year, according to statistics provided by county clerks. In Marquette County, the turnout was 44.Wed, 5 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTTall narrowly defeats Koski for Ishpeming council seat - Ishpeming Mayor Mike Tall and incumbent Councilman Joe Juidici won a close race for two city council seats Tuesday, with Tall eking past challenger Justin Koski by just three votes.Wed, 5 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSnyder re-elected - Gov. Rick Snyder won a second term Tuesday, defeating Democrat Mark Schauer after a race in which the Republican touted an economic and fiscal turnaround and promised to keep Michigan on the right path.Wed, 5 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPeters beats GOP's Land in Senate race (AP) - U.S. Rep. Gary Peters beat Republican Terri Lynn Land on Tuesday to replace retiring Carl Levin in the U.S. Senate, holding the seat for Democrats even as the GOP took control of the chamber.Wed, 5 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT