The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 17:31:20 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 17:31:20 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMDOT gives presentation about upcoming projecthttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/540057.htmlHOUGHTON - Representatives of the Michigan Department of Transportation and the main contractor for the Portage Lake Lift Bridge maintenance project gave an overview of and answered questions from the public about the project Thursday.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT'It's our job'http://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/540058.htmlLANSING - State Representative Scott Dianda, D-Calumet, said Thursday he could not support a plan to put a roads funding ballot proposal before the voters because legislators should cast the vote to find that funding and not Michigan residents.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTKBIC distributes revenuehttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/540059.htmlBARAGA - The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Tribal Council on Thursday agreed to the distribution of nearly $134,000 in tribal slot machine revenues to four Baraga County governments and agencies.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTA fond farewell: New flag will honor Egyptian studentshttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/540060.htmlHANCOCK - Barkell Elementary School second-grader Ahmed Hanafy, his sister, fifth-grader Malak, and their parents, Mohamed and Dalia, may be heading back to their home in Cairo, Egypt, but the family will not be forgotten by the school.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTOntonagon REA ups rate, seasonal feehttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/540044.htmlEWEN - The Ontonagon County Rural Electrification Association increased a seasonal user fee from $25 to $30 per month on Thursday for temporarily unused but connected buildings, and increased the Power Supply Cost Recovery fee for all users from 1.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT