Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 4 Sep 2015 17:06:39 EDTFri, 4 Sep 2015 17:06:39 EDT to hold UNITED Conference Northern Michigan University will hold its annual Uniting Neighbors in the Experience of Diversity Conference Sept. 19-29. UNITED is composed of a broad range of presentations, musical performances and films.Wed, 2 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTToddlers much fun to teach ages 12-24 months seem to grow and change daily. They make great strides in every area of development. It is an exciting time for families to share activities.Wed, 2 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTArguments in education case heard in Texas Supreme Court, Texas (AP) - Attorneys for 600-plus school districts suing Texas told the state Supreme Court on Tuesday that the GOP-controlled Legislature doesn't provide enough funding for classrooms and distributes it unfairly, especially given...Wed, 2 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTMoody's downgrades ratings of 43 Michigan school districts (AP) - Moody's Investors Service has downgraded the credit ratings of more than three dozen Michigan school districts this year. Falling revenue and rising costs are behind the downgrades at the 43 districts.Wed, 2 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTHealthy smiles for healthy schools - With the new school year about to start, local health departments want to remind parents about the new fluoride rinse program being offered at schools across the Upper Peninsula.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT