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James A. Meni | Obituaries |  Journal Times

August 3, 1945—April 27, 2019. James A. Meni, 73, of Sussex, WI, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019. He was born in Negaunee, MI, on August 3rd, 1945 ...

Friends throw Goof-Fest in honor of Goofus

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - Friends of the late Negaunee man known as Goofus celebrated his life Saturday with Goof-Fest. In true Goofus style, there was ...

The calendar | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

EDITOR'S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one ...

Negaunee becomes Rydell High for production of 'Grease'

Negaunee High School will transform into Rydell High from Thursday through Sunday as students in the chorus class there will be performing the beloved ...

UP High School's Garage Building With Buses Inside Collapses Because Of The Crazy Snow Storm  Pro Sports Extra

This storm sucks. Everything about it sucks. It's February and we are having the biggest snow storm that we've had in years? So bad… that Negaunee High ...

Negaunee High School announces honor roll | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

The following students have been named to the first quarter honor roll at Negaunee High School for the 2018-2019 academic year. Grade 9 (All As) Christiana.

Negaunee School District announces it will start 2019-2020 school year before Labor Day

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - In a couple of more months, this school year will officially come to an end, which means the only concern in school officials' minds ...

Mather Mine memorial unveiled at Negaunee High School

Dozens gathered outside Negaunee High School Thursday afternoon to honor the memory of miners who lost their lives at the Mather Mine.

Negaunee High School students put together documentary of Mather B Mine

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - The history of mining in the U.P. is rich with stories of grit, hard work, and rough times. Two students from the Negaunee High ...

Negaunee Township, Ishpeming clean up after record snowfall

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - After a record snowfall on December 2, residents of Negaunee Township and Ishpeming are still trying to clear ...

Bulldogs fall to Miners late | News, Sports, Jobs  Daily Mining Gazette

NEGAUNEE — It's every kicker's dream. Time winding down, game on the line, hit the clutch kick. Negaunee High School's Erik Salminen did just that,

Strictly Gospel holding performance Saturday in Negaunee

Strictly Gospel, a subset of the Negaunee Male Chorus, is holding a gospel music concert this Saturday at Negaunee High School.

Back in competition: Marquette Senior High School gymnasts hold off Negaunee  Marquette Mining Journal

“We went nearly all last week without practice because of the weather.” — Eyre Becker, head coach, Negaunee. Marquette's Hadley Ketzenberger competes on ...

Negaunee High School Class of 1978 holds 40-year reunion  Marquette Mining Journal

Negaunee High School Class of 1978 held its 40th reunion at Pasqualis on July 13 during Pioneer Days.

Negaunee Invitational Tournament completes re-emergence this weekend  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee Invitational Tournament is back in full swing after the Class D and women's divisions played their games last weekend with ...

Student in Negaunee High School fight expelled

NEGAUNEE, Mich. (WLUC) - A Negaunee High School Freshman has been expelled for one year after an assault that took place on February 14th. The student ...

Negaunee Male Chorus prepares for Saturday Christmas Concert

The Negaunee Male Chorus has been practicing since Labor Day for their annual Christmas Concert.

Heikki Lunta kicks off in Negaunee

The annual Heikki Lunta celebration started Friday night in Negaunee. The two day celebration includes a whole host of activities in and around downtown ...

Negaunee Miners' record-setting runner Emily Paupore dedicates win to Coach Lisa Bigalk's late sister  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — While Negaunee High School junior Emily Paupore has been dominating cross country courses around the Upper Peninsula for the better part ...

Negaunee girls win Upper Peninsula Division 2 girls tennis title  Marquette Mining Journal

Negaunee High School won the MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 1 girls tennis team championship held in Kingsford on Oct. 4, beating out Marquette by two ...

UP high school had 100 percent graduation rate in 2016

For the 2015-2016 school year, 100 percent of Negaunee High School's senior class received their high school diploma.

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...

Michigan Tech 'wins' recruiting war, landing 11 Upper Peninsula football players  Marquette Mining Journal

HOUGHTON — Every year, the Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan University football teams engage in a tight battle to land Upper Peninsula recruits. Just lik.

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

Marquette Alternative High School hosts 'Rock the Socks' drive

Socks are often considered the most requested, but least donated clothing item at homeless shelters.

Negaunee High School presents "Annie"

With over 100 students in the cast, crew, and orchestra; that makes a quarter of Negaunee High School students involved in "Annie".

Fresh start in new league: Negaunee Miners football team hopes to rebound with a playoff season after struggling to 4-5 last year  Marquette Mining Journal

This is the 2018 edition of the Negaunee High School varsity football team. In the front row from left are Logan Fish, Carter Richardson, Jason Waterman, Ethan ...

Miner boys return experienced group | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — After finishing with an 8-13 record last season, it can be easy to say the Negaunee High School boys varsity basketball team had a down year.

Paying tribute to coach | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The formative years of high school shape many lives, especially when good influences are involved. That's a major part of the impetus by some ...

Nelson leads Miners to win | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Senior forward Abigail Nelson put up 19 points and made sure rival Marquette wasn't going anywhere with a lead, hitting a critical 3-pointer lat.

Naba Echols, Jason Boucher lead Negaunee Invitational Tournament teams to titles  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Most valuable players Naba Echols and Jason Boucher led their teams to championships on Sunday afternoon during the second and final ...

Negaunee student expelled | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — A freshman at Negaunee High School has been expelled for 180 school days following an assault that allegedly took place at the high school ...

Watersmeet student wins Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee

The Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee took place Thursday afternoon at Negaunee High School. Annabelle Besonen of Watersmeet Township Schools in ...

Negaunee Miners girls tennis team nearly meets their match at West Iron County  Marquette Mining Journal

IRON RIVER — The Negaunee High School girls tennis team may have met their matches, but they've come from Division 2 teams in the Upper Peninsula.

Hockey game honors traffic crash victims

18-year-old Jacob and 22-year-old Will Johnson, both of Marquette were killed in a St. Ignace crash Friday.

The 50 Michigan public schools with the highest graduation rate

The schools with the highest rates are scattered throughout Michigan.

5-set THRILLER: Negaunee beat Gwinn to advance to district volleyball final  Marquette Mining Journal

GWINN — It's the painful reality of playoff sports. While one team basks in its glory, the other team's season must come to an end. The Negaunee High Sc.

The next step up: Negaunee High School graduate Trent Bell looks forward to playing basketball at Michigan Tech  Marquette Mining Journal

“I think they got a steal and they got him before anyone realized how good Trent is going to be.” — Dan W. Trent Bell of Negaunee dunks during the first quarter ...

Pioneer Days staple: 1980s, '90s teams vie for Negaunee alumni softball quarterfinal spot  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee High School Alumni Softball Tournament has become a staple of Pioneer Days over the years with this year being no exception.

The musical "Aida" comes to Negaunee High School

Students of Negaunee High School present a musical that takes you back to historic Egyptian times.

Negaunee High School Dance Team shows love for sport at 2nd Annual Miners in Motion

Negaunee High School hosted 2nd Annual Miners in Motion Dance Show, bringing together dancers from the area to perform and show love for dance.

Looking for gold again: Negaunee High School football team rebuilds after winning Mid-Peninsula Conference title a year ago  Marquette Mining Journal

Opportunities abound for the Negaunee Miners despite losing a number of key players from last year's Mid-Peninsula Conference championship team.

Negaunee board votes to rehire Dan Waterman | News, Sports, Jobs  Daily Mining Gazette

NEGAUNEE — The atmosphere inside the Negaunee High School library was both tense and somber as area residents gathered in support of former Miners ...

Negaunee school board hears concerns about student assault  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee Public Schools Board of Education on Monday heard from the parents of a student allegedly assaulted Wednesday at the high ...

Pioneer Princess Pageant held in Negaunee | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

Camryn Sandstrom, 9, was crowned the 2018 Pioneer Princess Thursday night at the Negaunee Irontown Association's Pioneer Princess Pageant held at the ...

Eighth-grader wins UP spelling finals | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Annabelle Besonen's nerves didn't prevent her from winning the Upper Peninsula Community Education Association Spelling Bee Finals on ...

Negaunee Miners breeze to Upper Peninsula Division 1 boys tennis title  Marquette Mining Journal

KINGSFORD — Six years had passed since an Escanaba boys' tennis player or duo last won a flight in the Upper Peninsula Division 1 Finals. Esky senior Josh.

Look At This Chilling Picture From 1923 Of The KKK At The Baraga State Park | All The Info I Could Find On The KKK In The U.P  Pro Sports Extra

Earlier I blogged about how the Baraga State Park is getting $1.2M in renovations, and at the bottom of the blog I included a couple of images that I found from ...

Negaunee High School hosting reunion for 1957 state boys basketball champs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Negaunee High School and the surrounding Negaunee community are honoring the 60th anniversary of the Miners' 1957 Class B boys state ...

Photo Gallery: Negaunee Wraps up Heikki Lunta festival  Marquette Mining Journal

From left, 4-year-old sisters Lydia and Macayla Munson eagerly await for the parade to reach Iron Street in Negaunee during Heikki Lunta 2019, organized by ...

Superiorland Yesterdays | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

EDITOR'S NOTE: Superiorland Yesterdays is prepared by the reference staff at the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. 30 years ago MARQUETTE ...

WEST END ROYALTY CROWNED | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

Above, Westwood High School's homecoming queen and king, Haley Mattila and Brayden Vickstrom, are crowned during the school's homecoming pep ...

Kind man, big heart: The late Edward R. O'Brien Jr. was known for his way as a sports official  Marquette Mining Journal

O'Brien, 74, died on Aug. 17, exactly a week before the start of this fall's high school season, in Green Bay, Wisconsin, near his most recent home of Pulaski, ...

Nicole Walton  WNMU-FM

Nicole was born near Detroit but has lived in the U.P. most of her life. She graduated from Marquette Senior High School and attended Michigan State and.

The best of form: Marquette's Haddie Ketzenberger wins all-around as Superior 7 edges Negaunee for U.P. conference gymnastics title  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Superior 7 cooperative team from the Copper Country edged out Negaunee by just over a point for the title at the Upper Peninsula ...

Building each year: Ishpeming hosts Last Chance Tournament for 2nd year  Marquette Mining Journal

For the second straight year, the Last Chance Tournament will be held with former area players and current high school students taking on each other for the ...

Negaunee seniors win national bridge engineering competition

A team of seniors from Negaunee High School won a national engineering competition.

Regional spelling bee held; winners compete March 8 in Negaunee and Westwood | News, Sports, Jobs  Iron Mountain Daily News

IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain-Kingsford Community Schools hosted the Upper Peninsula Community Education Association Regional Spelling Bees on ...

November signees: Ishpeming Hematites, Negaunee Miners basketball, soccer players sign on Wednesday for college teams  Marquette Mining Journal

Three girls basketball players from Negaunee High School signed national letters of intent to play basketball and soccer at three schools on Wednesday.

NHS Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

The Negaunee High School Class of 1968 recently held a 50-year class reunion. Pictured from left, row one: Mike Jarvi, Joan White Sunne, Diane Kevern ...

Yesney signs letter of acceptance to become Wolverine  Marquette Mining Journal

Negaunee High School senior Colton Yesney, center, pauses while signing his letter of acceptance to attend, be a cross country runner and run track at the ...

Negaunee's Nelson named to MHSAA Student Advisory Council  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Sophomore Abby Nelson of Negaunee High School is among eight student-athletes statewide who have been chosen to serve a two-year term ...

Mining's last stand? A UP way of life is threatened

cliffslargetrucks.jpg. Ore is trucked for processing in 320-ton haul trucks that stand 24 feet high and cost about $5 million. (Photo courtesy Cliffs Natural ...

Negaunee cross country tops in Upper Peninsula academically  Marquette Mining Journal

The Negaunee High School boys and girls cross country teams were awarded academic all-state honors by the Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches ...

Jeremy Hosking joins 109th District race

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - A Negaunee Township man is running in the special election for the 109th State House District seat, setting up a ...

Negaunee High School gymnasts show off star power in victory over Marquette  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee High School gymnastics team returned to the win column Thursday night at home, defeating an injury-depleted Marquette squad ...

Having a Finn time with language | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — They're learning about their double a's and double k's. And lumi, sukset and kaakao — which are, if you don't know Finnish, “snow,

Unique hall class: National bowling pioneer with local ties among 5 inducted into Marquette County Bowling Hall of Fame  Marquette Mining Journal

This is a great way to start the 2018-19 bowling column season. Today, let's celebrate the fourth induction class into the Marquette County Bowling Hall o.

Humidity takes its toll | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Though temperatures were only in the 70s throughout Saturday morning, high humidity plagued competitors in the Marquette Marathon.

BUILDING BRIDGES | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Michigan students literally stand out when it comes to building bridges, and Negaunee High School students led the charge at the American ...

Jeff Jennings & Friends to perform at Vista Theater  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Music to please fans of all genres is what the fourth edition of Jeff Jennings & Friends hits the Historic Vista Theater stage at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Negaunee Miners' Trent Bell co-MVP in Northern Michigan boys' Border Bash win  Marquette Mining Journal

IRONWOOD — The Border Bash boys basketball game started with the entire All-Upper Peninsula Dream Team on the court together for the Northern Michigan ...

Negaunee's Trevor Borlace comes up big | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

“I love it here and it's my last season, so I want to make it a good one.” — TREVOR BORLACE, senior, Negaunee High School hockey. NEGAUNEE — Last ...

Feeding America schedules several food distributions for UP

Next month, Feeding America West Michigan plans to distribute 137500 pounds of food in the Upper Peninsula through its Mobile Food Pantry program.

Relaxed atmosphere: New Superiorland Baseball League competitive but fun for those who want to continue playing baseball  Marquette Mining Journal

“Everyone wants to step to the plate and take a swing, and it has a different feeling.” — Jason Siik, manager,. Negaunee Blasters of the Superiorland Baseball ...

Youth Police Academy aims to provide education, inspiration for local kids  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — The very first Marquette County Sheriff's Office Youth Police Academy is now well underway, as the 25 middle and high school students ...

Opposing sides again: Ishpeming's Jeff Olson, Westwood's Scott Syrjala take part in Upper Peninsula All-Star game draft  Marquette Mining Journal

More info: • WHAT: 11th annual Upper Peninsula All-Star Football Game • WHO: 89 high school senior players, 15 coaches • WHEN: 1 p.m. on Saturday, J.

Walk in someone else's genes | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Two-year-old Sadie Scott has a condition without a name, but that hasn't stopped her family from working to find a cure. Sadie is one of the.

ONE DOWN: UP speller makes it to next round of National Spelling Bee  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Lowell Torola, representing the Upper Peninsula, made it through his first word in the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee Tuesday in National ...

It's 'Rock the Socks!' time | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — A sockless society probably is not in the future for the Marquette area. Marquette Alternative High School is spearheading the annual “Rock th.

Among BCAM best: State coaches organization honors 11 area basketball players  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Eleven area basketball players earned some extra recognition when the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan named them to the ...

Negaunee girls basketball team looking to improve on last year's success  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee High School varsity girls basketball team brings back most of its key players while trying to defend its Mid-Peninsula Conferenc.

Well represented: 7 of 10 Upper Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame inductees for 2018 have area connections  Marquette Mining Journal

MENOMINEE — A number of former coaches and two standout golfers are among the 10 people selected recently to the latest class of the Upper Peninsula ...

Negaunee 1957 boys basketball state champions recognized at Miners' game Friday  Marquette Mining Journal

The 1957 Negaunee High School boys basketball state championship team was honored Friday.Members of the team, cheerleaders and broadcasters were ...

Academically inclined Wildcats | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — The GLIAC honored 41 Northern Michigan University student-athletes on its spring All-Academic and All-Academic Excellence teams. That was ...

Calumet eighth-grader wins Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Spelling the word “Vatican” correctly made Lowell Torola, an eighth-grader at Washington Middle School in Calumet, this year's winner of the.

Negaunee native Dan Ellis wins state golf title  Marquette Mining Journal

By Golf Association of Michigan LANSING — Golf coaches Dan Ellis of East Lansing and Jimmy Dewling of Bloomfield Hills worked their strengths to perfection.

Out of Wishigan League ashes emerges Superiorland Baseball League this summer  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — The Superiorland Baseball League will open its inaugural season on Monday night with six teams playing at three sites in Marquette and ...

Tyler Jandron named GLIAC Pitcher of the Week at Northwood  Marquette Mining Journal

BAY CITY — Negaunee High School graduate and Northwood University senior baseball player Tyler Jandron was named the GLIAC Pitcher of the Week after ...

Jack William Kelly  KXLY Spokane

Jack William Kelly was born during a blizzard on December 29, 1941 in Marquette, MI and died in the early morning on a beautiful spring day on March 28, 2018 ...

Calumet speller competes in bee | News, Sports, Jobs  Daily Mining Gazette

MARQUETTE — Lowell Torola, representing the Upper Peninsula, spelled his third-round word correctly in the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee Wednesday ...

Classic matchup delivers | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Despite being a classic matchup between two of the three best Class A-B-C teams in the Upper Peninsula, the Negaunee High School boys ...

Softball State Champions | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

Two Marquette County girls were members of the 14-Under 906 Fastpitch team that won the Wisconsin state championship of the North American Fastpitch ...

Former NMU Hockey Player Kinnunen dies in accident

Atlantic Beach, Fl. A former NMU hockey player from Negaunee was killed in a vehicle-pedestrian accident in Florida. According to WJXT TV in Jacksonville and ...

Doing splits in the pool | News, Sports, Jobs  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — The weather may have still been cold on Monday night, but the Ishpeming-Negaunee and Manistique swimming and diving teams blistered the ...

Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee Finals: Sault Ste. Marie fifth-grader wins  Marquette Mining Journal

NEGAUNEE — Christopher Kiekhaefer, a fifth-grade student at St. Mary's School in Sault Ste Marie was the last speller standing during the Upper Peninsula Sp.

Perfect at the break: Northern Michigan University Wildcat men drop Michigan Tech 77-65 for 5-0 GLIAC record  Marquette Mining Journal

“As a coach you can kind of sense that kind of emotion and that buzz and they played like it.” — Bill Sall, head coach, NMU men's basketball. —————-.

Homeland Security agent warns parents about online predators  Marquette Mining Journal

MARQUETTE — Being a kid today is not the same as when Negaunee High School parents were kids. A big difference? There were no cell phones with ...

Pins continue falling for IM's Fornetti | News, Sports, Jobs  Iron Mountain Daily News

ScuttleBu(r)t ... Iron Mountain's Brooke Fornetti and the Alma College women's bowling team finished 26th out of 66 teams in the 49th annual Hoosier Classic.

Medals awarded at annual Great Eight Winter Games | News, Sports, Jobs  Iron Mountain Daily News

IRON MOUNTAIN — The 2017 Great Eight Winter Games involved fourth- through eighth-grade students from Forest Park, Iron Mountain, Kingsford, North ...

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