Community

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 ...

Bay offers first aid, CPR, AED training

ESCANABA — Bay College Training & Development (MTEC) will be offering CPR and first aid training on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The course is perfect for daycare providers, coaches, school and office staff, production workers, or anyone else who is interested in learning ...

Game Night planned at 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 ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Russ John Guertin, 50, of 7468 Brampton Rd., Rapid River, was bound over on the following two counts: operating while intoxicated - third offense notice, a ...

Gladstone Turkey Trot slated Nov. 22

GLADSTONE — The 21st annual Gladstone Turkey Trot 5K Run or Walk will take place on Thursday, Nov. 22, at the Gladstone Senior Center. Registration will be from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. The walk begins at 8:45 a.m. and the run at 9 a.m. A minimum of four canned goods per person or a cash ...

Cemetery lot owner meeting scheduled

ESCANABA — The annual lot owner meeting of the Lakeview Cemetery Association will be held Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 600 S. Lincoln Road, Escanaba. This meeting is very important to anyone who has burial rights or family members buried at Lakeview as it ...

Bay College, LSSU explore student needs

ESCANABA — For nearly 30 years, Bay College and Lake Superior State University (LSSU) have united together to offer baccalaureate degree programs for students in the Escanaba and surrounding areas. Representatives from LSSU's Sault campus visited Bay College's campus on Nov. 6 to explore ...

Officials: Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning

LANSING — As temperatures continue to fall, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) wants to remind residents to take steps to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning. "As temperatures drop, we start getting increased reports about carbon monoxide poisonings," said Nick Lyon, ...

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 ...

Flags lowered to honor shooting victims

LANSING (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder is joining President Donald Trump’s call to lower Michigan and U.S. flags to half-staff through sunset on Saturday to honor the victims of the mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. Michigan residents, businesses, schools, local governments ...

Chamber Shopping Excursion planned

ESCANABA — Plans for the annual Chamber Holiday Shopping Excursion are complete and this year. Scheduled for Saturday, Dec., it will coordinate with the Steam and Gas Association’s Christmas in the Village and Escanaba Downtown’s Open House. Stops in Gladstone, Escanaba and Bark River ...

NAMI support group plans meeting

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. Support groups will gather Monday, ...

Homeless shelter changes locations

GLADSTONE — Delta County’s rotating homeless shelter will be hosted by All Saints Church, 715 Wisconsin Ave., Gladstone, beginning this Sunday evening, Nov. 11. Volunteers are still needed for a number of shifts. To see where evening meals and trained volunteers are needed, check ...

Secretary of State closed for holiday

ESCANABA — Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds residents that all offices will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. All offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22, Friday, Nov. 23, and SUPER!Centers will be closed on Saturday, Nov. 24. The Secretary of State’s ...

Planner

Today A.A., open, Delta Drop-In Center, 10 a.m., Escanaba. A.A., Talking Circle, 10 a.m., Hannahville Behavioral Health, 723-2552 A.A., open, Rock Bible Chapel, 7:30 p.m., 4144 Maple Ridge 37th Rd., Rock A.A., closed, Township Hall, 7 p.m. CDT, Hwy 41, Carney. All addictions, closed ...