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Dressage for a better partnership

ESCANABA — On Saturday, June 10, Equestrian Extensions will be hosting its summer dressage show at the U.P. State Fairgrounds. Western dressage will be available on the show bill along with eventing dressage. The judge this year is USDF L-graduate Michelle Sieracki. Dressage (a French word ...

Cadet Kenner Robert Broullire

Broullire graduated from the U.S. Military Academy

WEST POINT, N.Y. — Cadet Kenner Robert Broullire, son of Thomas R. Broullire of Manistique and Maria Broullire of Manistique graduated from the United States Military Academy on Saturday, May 27. Broullire graduated from Manistique High School in 2013. While at West Point, he concentrated ...

LSSU’s Escanaba Regional Center spring dean’s list

ESCANABA — Two area residents have been included on Lake Superior State University’s dean’s list for the Spring (January) 2017 semester while earning baccalaureate degrees: Bailey Dalgord of Escanaba, majoring in accounting; and Jerri DeMenter of Rapid River, dual majoring in accounting ...

Uhazie elected to Lawrence University Pi Kappa Lambda honor society

APPLETON, Wis. — PJ Uhazie, son of Catherine Uhazie, Escanaba, has been elected to Lawrence University’s chapter of Pi Kappa Lambda, a national honor society that recognizes students for exceptional musical and scholastic achievements. He is a 2013 graduate of Escanaba Area Public High ...

Hardy makes deans list at University of Minnesota

DULUTH, Minn. — The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced its dean’s list for the Spring semester 2017. Students on the dean’s list have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The five colleges within UMD are: College of Education and Human Service Professions ...

Husband has feelings for the one who got away

Dear Annie: My wife and I are in our late 50s and met in high school. “Barb” was the girl of my dreams, a cheerleader, popular and athletic. We began dating as seniors and married after I graduated from college. After we married, I noticed that Barb had little interest in sex. I was always ...

Briefs

Floriano-Stecker-Kelly holds meeting HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 is holding their regular meeting tonight at 6 p.m at the American Legion Club rooms in Hermansville. Veterans Council to hold meeting June 14 ESCANABA — Delta County Veterans ...

Dealing with the demons of addiction

ESCANABA — The tragedy of the screams, yelling, and crying, coupled with anger, sadness, rejection and hopelessness, echo through so many families dealing with alcoholism and/or addiction. These diseases affect the personal psyche of all involved: friends, family, and co-workers. By ...

Daughter feels guilty for not helping enough

Dear Annie: I feel torn and guilty that I’m not doing enough to take care of my mom. My stepdad and I are the only ones taking care of my mom, who needs daily assistance. I thank the Lord for my stepdad every day. I have a sister and brother, but they don’t visit often. I’ve spent 4 1/2 ...

Briefs

Veterans Service Officer sets office hours HERMANSVILLE — Mike Dellisse, Menominee County Veterans Service Officer will be holding office hours today, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Foriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Hall in Hermansville. Veterans or widows that need assistance with ...

Getting past a double life that father had

Dear Annie: I am a 29-year-old intensive care nurse. I have been blessed with what many people would want, an amazing husband and daughter. But inside I am at a loss for words when it comes to facing how I can help my mother or surpass this hardship that my family has dealt with for so many ...

Don’t post the most!

Dear Readers: Privacy, please! How many times have you wanted to close the door on the outside world and take a break? You can remove yourself from your environment, but what you Post online pretty much stays there forever. Be careful, and advise your children and grandchildren about what NOT ...

Bay College announced dean’s list

ESCANABA — Bay de Noc Community College announced the names of the students who have earned recognition and membership to the dean’s list for attainment of scholarly excellence during the Winter 2017 semester. To be selected for the dean’s list, a student must earn a 3.50 grade point ...

Showing up late is not always great

Dear Readers: Today’s sound off is about people who are perpetually late. — Heloise “Dear Heloise: Why are some people always late for everything? I have a friend who seems to think showing up on time is beyond her capabilities. She’ll say things like, ‘Time is my enemy.’ If ...

The bride’s mother ignores new family

Dear Annie: I’d like your opinion on what I feel was a breach of etiquette on the part of my nephew’s new mother-in-law. Recently, my nephew got married in Chicago. My family of seven flew from Connecticut to the wedding for two days. The bride’s mother never made an attempt to meet us ...

Briefs

American Legion meets RAPID RIVER — The Rapid River American Legion meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. The next meeting is June 6. Floriano-Stecker-Kelly holds meeting June 8 HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 is holding their regular ...