- Marquette University names 1st James Foley scholar 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.
- Injured owl now back flying skies around Marquette Updated: Aug-03-15 12:47 pm
MARQUETTE, Michigan - What was called by one of its rescuers as "the most famous bird in Marquette County" is now flying again over the streets of Marquette, and it is hoped it will reunite with its family.