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Allison Jacobs Anderson receives Fulbright U.S. Student Program award

ESCANABA — Escanaba-native Allison Jacobs Anderson, a Ph.D. candidate at the Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington, received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program award to Jordan from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship ...

Foundation accepting grant proposals

MARQUETTE — The Superior Health Foundation (SHF) is now accepting grant proposals for the Indigent Care Fund. At its July board meeting, the SHF Board of Directors voted to expend $25,000 in SHF dollars to “kick start” the Indigent Care Fund. SHF will provide grants to ...

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 ...

Blood drives planned at Delta Plaza Mall

ESCANABA — Two American Red Cross blood drives will take place at the Delta Plaza Mall this week. The first blood drive will take place on Tuesday, July 24 from noon to 6 p.m. and the second blood drive will take place on Wednesday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Appointments can be made by ...

Compassionate Friends meeting change

ESCANABA — Anyone who has had a child die in their family is invited to attend the Thursday, July 19 meeting of the Southern Upper Peninsula Chapter of the Compassionate Friends. The meeting is held at 7 p.m. in the front Conference Room at the Escanaba High School. Compassionate Friends ...

Youth Shooting Program gets donation

Courtesy photo Bill Hawley, president of Delta County Gun Owners Association, presents a $500 donation to Bill Cobb of Great Lakes Sport and Recreation Club to help support its Youth Summer Shooting Program. DCGOA is proud to sponsor activities that provide opportunities to promote youth ...

Conway, Yun back for Strings on the Bay

ESCANABA — Strings on the Bay at Bay de Noc Community College continues with its second of three concerts at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at the Besse Center Theater at Bay College. This concert is a celebration for music director Paul Lundin as it is his 25th anniversary of bringing chamber ...

Parkinson support group plans symposium

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Parkinson Society Support Group of Dickinson County Area is hosting the third annual U.P. Parkinson Disease Symposium on Friday, Aug. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CST. The event will be held in Fornetti Hall and the lower commons area at Bay College West Campus in Iron ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING Jayne Elaine Mackowiak, 59, of 7751 Summit 19.55 Dr., Gladstone, pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated; 93 days jail, credit for two days served; 12 months probation; $3,055 fines and costs. CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE Sarah Louise Desilets, 29, of 1112 ...

Menominee museum gets Foundation grant

MENOMINEE — The Menominee Heritage Museum received $4,995 from the Community Wide Fund held at the M&M Area Community Foundation. These funds will support its preservation materials project. This project involves the purchase of various-sized bins and boxes, as well as special folders, to ...

Foundation accepting grant proposals

MARQUETTE — The Superior Health Foundation (SHF) is now accepting grant proposals for the Indigent Care Fund. At its July board meeting, the SHF Board of Directors voted to expend $25,000 in SHF dollars to “kick start” the Indigent Care Fund. SHF will provide grants to ...

Business After Hours slated July 25

ESCANABA — Business After Hours will be held Wednesday, July 25, from 5 to 7 p.m., co-sponsored by Water’s Edge Chiropractic, Delta Business Solutions, Frame Farm, Brampton Bike and Ski, Main Street Pizza, the City of Gladstone and the Gladstone DDA. This annual event will be held in ...

Open auditions for one act plays set

ESCANABA — Auditions for two one act plays will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on July 22-23 at the Bonifas Theater, 700 1st Ave. S., Escanaba. “Love, Loss and What I Wore” is looking for five strong female characters and “I Don’t Mind That You’re Ugly” requires five females and ...

Annual stamp and coin bourse planned

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Stamp and Coin Club will be holding it 18th annual stamp and coin bourse on Saturday July 14. Show hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year the event will be held in the Heirman Building on the campus of Bay College. The building is located on Danforth Road in Escanaba. ...

Pinecrest holds open house in Powers

POWERS — Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers held an open house on Tuesday, July 3, to showcase the facility, as well as its smaller homes called “Greenhouses” and its Whispering Pines facilities. On display from each home were pictures of outings and activities residents ...

OSF HealthCare has mental health services tool

ESCANABA — OSF HealthCare is rolling out SilverCloud Health, an online tool designed to provide patients with easy and immediate access to evidence-based, cognitive behavioral therapy programs. The application offers supportive content for a range of mental and behavioral health issues such ...

Planner

Today A.A., Three Fires building, 7 p.m. D Rd., Hannahville A.A., closed, Delta Drop-In Center, 7:30 p.m., 12 by 12 Study, 1500 N. 19th St. Escanaba. A.A., closed, Big Book Study, Hiawatha Behavior Health, 7:30 p.m., 125 N. Lake St., Manistique A.A., St. John Neumann Church, 7 p.m. CDT, ...

Escanaba City Band performs tonight

ESCANABA — The Escanaba City Band will perform at the Karas Band Shell tonight at 7:30 p.m. Rain day is Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The band will perform under the direction of Bruce Cassell. Selections for the evening will be: Burnished Brass, Second Suite for Military Band in F Major, Fanfare ...

Alger Delta Cooperative doubles its wind power

GLADSTONE — When Alger Delta Cooperative consumers flip on a light switch or plug in a device, they now receive more than twice as much of their electricity from wind power. The additional renewable energy is generated at the new Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center located in Henry County, ...

Community Foundation helps U.P. flood area

ESCANABA — The Community Foundation For Delta County has given a $2,500 grant to the Keweenaw Community Foundation to assist with the cleanup and repair of damage caused by a recent severe thunderstorm and the resulting flood devastation. According to Foundation Board Chair David Williams, ...