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  • Marquette University names 1st James Foley scholar story has photos
    Updated: Aug-19-15 1:53 am

    DETROIT - A high school graduate from the Detroit area has been named the first recipient of a scholarship named for journalist James Foley, who was kidnapped in Syria and later beheaded by Islamic State militants.

  • Upper Peninsula mine wants state lease for more exploration 
    Updated: Aug-09-15 12:10 pm

    MARQUETTE, Michigan - A company operating a nickel and copper mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula wants to lease an additional 40 acres of state land to explore additional mining opportunities.