The Daily Mining Gazette columnsen-usSat, 28 May 2016 07:24:24 EDTSat, 28 May 2016 07:24:24 EDT's dismissal at Finlandia needs clarification most people, I was very surprised to hear that Finlandia University had dismissed longtime athletic director/coach Chris Salani, recently.Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTTampa's Cup would like to start this week's column by first thanking everyone who texted, emailed and called me to remind me that the Tampa Bay Lightning won a Stanley Cup in 2004. To be honest, I had completely forgotten at the moment I was writing my piec.Tue, 24 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTAusmus has to go lost a job or two in my lifetime, I must admit that calling for the firing of anyone is a tough thing to do. But in the case of Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, the choice is clear: He has to go.Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTNHL Playoffs worth watching years of the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings dominating the National Hockey League playoffs, it has been refreshing this season to see both take an early exit from the competition.Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe best interview that wasn't done a recently, a local sports fan asked me who were the most interesting people I have ever interviewed.Wed, 11 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT