Community

Pat’s Foods donates to food pantry

Courtesy photo Every year the owners of the Pat's Foods stores, the Campioni family, hold the Annual Campioni Classic Charity Golf Outing. Proceeds from the event are donated to local food pantries. This year they raised $10,000 and over the last nine years $73,775 has been donated to the ...

‘Wood is good’ is more than a slogan

ESCANABA — There is no such thing as zero-impact as humans go about their daily activities. From the environmental standpoint, there are both positive and negative impacts, if a person chooses that sort of value sets. Although, arguments can be made about definitions of “environmental,” ...

Bay de Noc Choral Society concert Dec. 2

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Choral Society is hosting its annual Christmas concert, Carols and Songs of the Season, Sunday, Dec. 2, at 1:30 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, located at 11th Street and 1st Avenue South in Escanaba. A free will offering will be taken and a reception will follow ...

REST training planned in Escanaba

ESCANABA — Rest is an originally designed educational course that provides respite training to adults and teens who want to offer care to those in need and provide assistance to their caregivers. REST training is now available in the Escanaba area, sponsored by the U.P. Area Agency on ...

Daily Planner

Today A.A., open, Garden Congregational Church, 9:30 a.m., M-183, Garden. A.A., open, Delta Drop In, 10 a.m., 1500 North 19th St., Escanaba. A.A., open, Friends and Family Group, Delta Drop-In Center, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba 786-9639. N.A., Hannahville Community Center, 10 ...

Eagles donate to Cancer Alliance

Jordan Beck | Daily Press Eagles Great Lakes Conference Co-Chairs Kay Maynard, left, and Mike Elliott, right, give a $2,500 check to Delta County Cancer Alliance President Cheri Severinsen Tuesday. The Eagles Great Lakes Conference received a grant for the Delta County Cancer Alliance.

Food pantries need donations for holidays

ESCANABA — Local food pantries are getting ready for the upcoming holidays, and they’re in need of help. Donations from the community, local businesses and organizations are essential to the holiday preparation of local food pantries like the Salvation Army, St. Vincent de Paul and food ...

Bay College to close for Thanksgiving

ESCANABA — Bay College will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Classes will not meet on Wednesday, Nov. 21, but the campuses will be open. Bay College will resume normal operational hours on Monday, Nov. 26.

Game Night coming to Bay College

ESCANABA — Bay College student organizations Gaming Galaxy and Campus Activities Board will hold Game Night Thursday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 9 p.m. in Cafe Bay. Game Night will feature a multitude of video game systems, from the Atari 2600 through the Nintendo Switch! Participants can play ...

Community memorial service planned

ESCANABA — The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have lost a loved one. OSF Hospice will host a community wide memorial service to celebrate the lives of those who have passed away. Anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one is asked to join the service. The ...

Menominee Democrats plan meeting

MENOMINEE — The Menominee County Democratic Party will hold its next monthly meeting on Saturday, Dec. 1, at the County Annex Building S904 US 41 in Stephenson. This meeting will officially be called a convention since there will be an election of officers for the coming year. Both national ...

Choral Society hosting Christmas concert

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Choral Society is hosting its annual Christmas concert, Carols and Songs of the Season, Sunday, Dec. 2, at 1:30 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, located at 11th Street and 1st Avenue South in Escanaba. A free will offering will be taken and a reception will follow ...

Escanaba Indian Ed Title VI meeting

ESCANABA — An Escanaba Indian Ed Title VI Parent Committee meeting, open to anyone interested and members, will be held Monday, Nov. 19. The meeting will be held in the second floor teacher lounge at the Upper Elementary building, 1500 Ludington St., at 5 p.m. Call 786-7462, ext. 2216, for ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently entered pleas in the Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Andrew Osmo Anderson pleaded guilty to one count of operating while intoxicated - third and admitted to being a habitual offender 2nd offense. In exchange for his guilty ...

Lego teams in state tournament

Courtesy photo Two First Lego League teams composed of kids in fourth and fifth grade mostly from Gladstone competed in a qualifier tournament at the NMU Seaborg Center. Team 27434(GalaxyBots) is coached by Travis Beauchamp and Team 41404(Pro-Bots) is coached by Gina Pepin. The teams are ...

Food assistance distribution scheduled

ESCANABA — The Menominee-Delta-Schoolcraft Community Action Agency Emergency Food Assistance Program (quarterly distribution) has been scheduled for early December. The program is for residents who qualify with household income below 200 percent (one person - $2,010/month, two people - ...

Bay offers nurse assistant training

ESCANABA — Starting Dec. 3, Bay College Training and Development (M-TEC) will be offering nurse assistant training. The certified nurse assistant (CNA) training is designed to provide attendees with the knowledge, skills, and processes that are necessary to become a certified nurse assistant. ...

Parent Night Out fundraiser planned

ESCANABA — The Gladstone High School Spanish Club will be having a Parent Night Out fundraising event on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 3 to 9 p.m. at the Gladstone High School. Students will provide fun, games, and pizza for children. This is a fundraiser for the Gladstone Spanish Club to help ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Benjamin Thomas Rose, 38, of 308 West Bluff St., Marquette, was bound over on the following two counts: operating while intoxicated - third offense notice, a ...

Grant awarded to Gladstone library

Courtesy photo The Gladstone School and Public Library was awarded $2,000 for its Open the Doors to Learning with Books grant from the Community Foundation for Delta County. The funds were used to purchase high-interest fiction and non-fiction books from elementary level to adult large print ...