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Maintaining forest health must be priority

March 9, 2016 If anyone was getting complacent about the health of forest lands in the state of Michigan, a recently released Michigan Department of Natural Resources report should jolt them back to reality. more »»

Put mental health money where mouth is

March 8, 2016 Every time there is a mass shooting many politicians will say something like, "Guns aren't the real issue, mental health is the issu. more »»

Separating is bridge to better waste disposal

March 7, 2016 Beginning next month, Marquette Township residents will see a little change in how they recycle. more »»

Charity in other areas could work in Copper Country

March 5, 2016 ‘Homeless no more’ raises funds, awareness Volunteers Of America Michigan Inc. (VOAMI) announced more than $400,000 raised at the fourth annual ‘Homeless No More’ event this month in East Lansing. more »»

Government’s cybersecurity is suspect

March 4, 2016 If you have used the Internal Revenue Service’s computerized program to obtain copies of your old tax returns, there is an excellent chance criminals have personal information about you. more »»

Libel statement yet another empty Trump threat

March 4, 2016 No doubt many politicians, both Republican and Democrat, cheered Donald Trump silently for a comment he made last week. more »»

Salvation Army summer shelter badly needed

March 3, 2016 There are more than 500 homeless people in Marquette County. Even just one is unacceptable. more »»

Don’t clarify gag order — get rid of it

March 2, 2016 Michigan lawmakers banned free speech with Public Act 269 of 2015. After widespread outrage, Gov. more »»

Documentary exposes campus rape culture

March 1, 2016 As he did in so many instances, William Shakespeare said it best in describing one of humankind’s greatest weaknesses: “The fault, dear Brutus,” he wrote Julius Caesar as saying, “is not in our star... more »»

Ishpeming building added to national historic places list

February 29, 2016 The Braastad-Gossard Building in downtown Ishpeming has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. more »»

State should fund regional trail pathways

February 27, 2016 The MSU campus-to-Lake Lansing regional trail pathway may finally happen. more »»

Big donations from 100-Plus women’s group

February 26, 2016 More than a quarter of a million dollars and counting: That is what the Dickinson County 100-Plus Women Who Care group has given away in three years of existence. more »»

Frostbite still a danger during mild winter

February 25, 2016 Frostbite is a serious tissue-destroying disorder, although it is something not often anticipated in relatively mild winter temperatures. more »»

Meijer moves closer to store in Marquette

February 24, 2016 Although the deal is far from being done, it’s looking more and more like the greater Marquette area will be the sight of a Meijer store at some point in the future. more »»

To all you who offer your hand, thank you

February 23, 2016 In the worst of times, people often respond best — at least it seems that way. more »»

Don’t forget to thank people who brave UP winter

February 22, 2016 It has been an odd winter so far, with almost 4 feet less snow than usual in the Marquette area and many warmer than normal days in the mix throughout the region. more »»

Foreign policy problems go beyond Iraq

February 22, 2016 We get it already. The Iraq war was a mistake. Indeed, on this point pretty much everyone agrees. Jeb Bush, the brother of the president who launched the war, has said s. more »»

Republican self-sabotage rooted in feeling of betrayal

February 22, 2016 The latest CBS poll suggests the Donald Trump juggernaut continues to roll, with 35 percent of Republicans supporting him. Ted Cruz, his nearest rival, garners 18 percen. more »»

Next budget targets dual state crises

February 20, 2016 Gov. Rick Snyder’s 2017 budget proposal focuses heavily on two immediate challenges facing Michigan — the Flint water crisis and the looming insolvency of Detroit Public Schools. more »»

Traveling Vietnam memorial helps us to never forget

February 19, 2016 The United States was a much different country 40-plus years ago, as was the world as a whole. One thing that is the same, though, is U.. more »»



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