Mining Journal Our Youthen-usSat, 30 Apr 2016 07:01:58 EDTSat, 30 Apr 2016 07:01:58 EDT ADVENTURE: CHRISTIE BLECK Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE - A "Campers Passport" was the ticket to a free book recently at the Upper Peninsula Children's Museum, be it "Ten Wriggly, Wriggly Caterpillars," "Baby Goofy Catches A Fish" or another titl.Sun, 24 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTINVENTION CONVENTION at the Children's Museum - They didn't invent a new type of jet airplane or a life-saving medical device, but who knows? Maybe by taking part in the Upper Peninsula Children Museum's most recent Second Thursday Series, "Inventions," youngsters will be inspired to...Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTHow we can all be heroes have a story about three heroes. The day was snowy, and it felt like there was a blizzard outsid.Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe pros and cons of new technology years ago, in school I took tests on paper. Now, I take tests on Google Forms, on a Cloud-Based Chromebook. I am writing this column to explain to you the pros and cons of both of these options, and to see how technology changes daily activities.Sun, 10 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTBOUND FOR BRISBANE CHRISTIE BLECK Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE - The Upper Peninsula and Brisbane, Australia, are literally worlds apart. One has a subtropical climate and the other, well, it has been known to snow heavily well into spring.Sun, 10 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT