The Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 03:40:23 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 03:40:23 EDT with 911 services Marquette County Central Dispatch is experiencing 911 phone issues in which some callers who dial 911 are not able to hear the dispatcher.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTLong prison sentences in torture case - After calling their actions some of the most bizarre and heinous behavior she had ever seen in the area, Marquette County Circuit Court Judge Jennifer Mazzuchi sentenced two Ishpeming men previously convicted of torture to decades in...Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNMU Board of Trustees votes to hire Fritz Erickson as next president - Northern Michigan University's Board of Trustees voted to hire Fritz Erickson as the next university president during a special meeting on Tuesday inside Cohodas Hall in Marquette.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTHigh court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban (AP) - The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTBogan named LifePoint president for U.P. hospitals - In the past year, there have been significant changes at Portage Health, and Monday another change was announced regarding CEO and President Jim Bogan. On Dec. 1, Portage Health became a part of the Brentwood, Tenn.Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT