MARQUETTE, MI-- A 20-year-old male is hospitalized, after he fell off a cliff at Presque Isle Park in Marquette. Friday around 8:30 p.m. the Marquette City Fire Department was called to the Black Rocks area of the island on a report that the man had fallen about 20 feet to the rocks below. A bystander pulled him out of the water. Personnel removed the victim from the area with a basket. He was taken to UP Health System Marquette for treatment. The man’s name and condition have not been...
MARQUETTE, MI-- Eagle Mine has announced an interim general manager for the mine on Marquette County’s Yellow Dog Plains. Peter Richardson’s position became effective Monday. He holds a master’s degree in metallurgical engineering and spent more than 20 years with Swedish-based mining company Boliden before coming to Lundin Mining. Richardson was most recently the director for strategy and business development for all Boliden mines. Eagle is the nation’s only primary nickel mine.