The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 03:48:37 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 03:48:37 EDT about such things don't know about you, but after the last week or two, I'm reaching out for some good news.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTMeetings of the greats are special long ago, I was talking with a local girls basketball fan about some of the better players of the past. It wasn't before the name of Julie Filpus of Baraga High came up in the discussion.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTBig 10 absorbs blow to image is a conference that has taken more than its share of hits in the past decade or so. But the football fortunes of the Big 10 (or is it the Big 14?) took a real shellacking this past weekend.Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTWhen the smoke clears all column ideas come to me quickly, but as I was driving to the grocery store Tuesday, someone stopped in the Yooper Loop again. I laid on the horn to inform the stopped vehicle that this was not the appropriate course of action.Thu, 4 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTFather Time always has the final say't know whoever came up with the axiom, but it is absolutely true that time is the great equalizer. No matter how great (or not great) an athlete or person may have been in their youth, Father Time always has the last say.Wed, 3 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT