The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:24:39 EDTMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:24:39 EDT important in a democracy the editor: This month marks the 95th anniversary of the ratification of 19th amendment to the Constitution of the United States, guaranteeing American women the right to vote.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT22 vet suicides a day is not OK the editor: Because of a complication after surgery, Give Our Veterans a Hand did not have a Veteran Suicide Awareness presentation last month on July 22. We did do one this past Saturday at our local Houghton ShopKo (thank you, ShopKo).Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTQuoting Jesus proves nothing the editor: Another unbelievable letter: Every single paragraph in Marilyn Sager's letter of August 1 is wrong. According to the Snopes website (, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTOne destination for each of us the editor: Unless you're a farmer, you might not know that each cornstalk normally yields just one ear. Similarly, a person's life ends with a trip to one final destination, either a real place called Heaven or a real place called Hell.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTLocal roads need urgent repair the editor: Many of our local asphalt roads desperately need repair or total reconstruction. In recently speaking with many of our local representatives, they all agree that our roads need fixing, but the funds to do it are sorely lacking.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT