Mining Journal Racesen-usFri, 28 Oct 2016 00:33:40 EDTFri, 28 Oct 2016 00:33:40 EDT absentee ballots and polling 'discrepancies,' McDowell campaign won't concede 1st Districthttp://www.miningjournal.net - Despite what seemed to be a public concession, Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress Gary McDowell is insisting he is still in the race for Michigan's 1st Congressional District. According to the Associated Press, incumbent U.S. Rep.Thu, 8 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EDTStatue spruced uphttp://www.miningjournal.net - Last weekend, experts were in town briefly to clean the city's historic Father Marquette statue and to prepare the antique for a long-awaited restoration.Thu, 8 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EDTToday in printhttp://www.miningjournal.net found in today's printed edition of The Mining Journal include: - Township races decided - Mining severance tax bills on fast track For the full article and photos, please see today's printed edition of The Mining Journal or subscribe t...Thu, 8 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EDTVoters nix state ballot proposalshttp://www.miningjournal.net - Battered by incessant TV ads funded by $100 million in ballot issue campaign spending, Michigan voters soundly rejected five proposals to amend the state constitution to deal with issues ranging from collective bargaining to building a...Wed, 7 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EDTKivela wins 109th District House seathttp://www.miningjournal.net - Democrat John Kivela collected more than 58 percent of the vote Tuesday and was elected to represent the state's 109th District in the Michigan House.Wed, 7 Nov 2012 00:00:00 EDT