Community

Poultry swap planned June 24 in Trenary

TRENARY — The Great Northern Poultry and Livestock Connection (GNPLC) will have its second swap/bazaar of the 2017 season at Holmquist Feed Mill in Trenary on Saturday, June 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. GNPLC members are take part for free, and non-members are charged $5 to sell. Membership is ...

Cancer Alliance holds golf scramble

ESCANABA — The Delta County Cancer Alliance golf outing four-person scramble will be held on July 13 at the Escanaba Country Club. Lunch is at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m., and dinner at 6 p.m. Entry fee is $75, and includes green fees, lunch, dinner, and event prizes. Golf carts are ...

United Way to host children’s book swap

ESCANABA — The United Way of Delta County is hosting a free Children’s Book Swap on Wednesday, June 21, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Delta Plaza in Escanaba. The event is the local project for the United Way’s worldwide Day of Action. Families are invited to bring children’s books (in good ...

Daily Planner

Today A.A., open, Delta Drop-In Center, 10 a.m., 1500 N. 19th St., Escanaba. A.A., open Delta Women’s Group, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6 p.m., 500 Ogden Ave., Escanaba. A.A., Pinecrest Medical Facility, 7 p.m. CDT, Powers. A.A., closed, Central United Methodist Church, 7:30 ...

USDA Announces Homeownership Classes in Escanaba and Sault Ste. Marie

EAST LANSING — The U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Rural Development will host two free informational sessions for current and potential homeowners in the Upper Peninsula. The first session takes place on Thursday, June 22, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the MSU Extension office located at 2840 College ...

Cancer Alliance holds golf scramble

ESCANABA — The Delta County Cancer Alliance golf outing four-person scramble will be held on July 13 at the Escanaba Country Club. Lunch is at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m., and dinner at 6 p.m. Entry fee is $75, and includes green fees, lunch, dinner, and event prizes. Golf carts are ...

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 ...

CU Scholarship Winners

Credit union awards scholarships

Courtesy photo Great Lakes First Federal Credit Union is pleased to award three $500 scholarships to current and future college students Tyler Labadie, Emily Johnson, and Erin Quinn. Above, Wayne Johnson, president, and Sarah Slagstad, senior vice president, stand with scholarship recipients, ...

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Volunteers work a the OSF St. Francis Hospital Serenity Garden.

Serenity garden spring planting complete

ESCANABA — Volunteers from Compassionate Friends, OSF St. Francis Hospital Auxiliary, Master Gardeners Association, and OSF St. Francis Women in Philanthropy gathered Friday morning to take part in the Sixth Annual Serenity Garden Spring Planting. “The Serenity Garden is more than just a ...

United Way to host children’s book swap

ESCANABA — The United Way of Delta County is hosting a free Children’s Book Swap on Wednesday, June 21, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Delta Plaza in Escanaba. The event is the local project for the United Way’s worldwide Day of Action. Families are invited to bring children’s books (in good ...

Planner

Today 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 meeting, Central United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m., rear entrance, Escanaba. N.A., Delta Drop-In Center, 8 p.m., 1500 N. 19th ...

Boat rides offered by Esky yacht club

ESCANABA — Free boat rides will be provided by members of the Escanaba Yacht Club on July 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Cindy Anthony at 280-4644 to register for one of three time slots that are available, 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. or 1 p.m. Children ages five and up are welcome. Children are ...

Class looks at common dog problems

ESCANABA — The Delta Animal Shelter will be holding a free class on dog troubles, given by a certified dog trainer, on Tuesday, June 20, at 5:30 p.m. Common dog and puppy problems will be discussed, along with ideas on how to solve them. No dogs allowed, just dog problems.

Preschool Art Exhibit now at city hall

ESCANABA — There will be a Preschool Art Exhibit in the lobby of the Escanaba City Hall from Monday, June 12, through Friday, June 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The exhibit displays the artwork of children from preschools and daycare centers in the area and is presented in conjunction with the ...

LaFave backs Essential Air Services

LANSING — The Michigan House of Representatives has adopted a resolution introduced by state Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain that would urge the president and Congress to continue fully funding the Essential Air Services program. The Essential Air Services program provides smaller ...

Recreation board seeks pathway grant

ESCANABA — A variety of on-going projects were discussed at the Escanaba Recreation Advisory Board meeting held at the civic center on Wednesday. Recreation Director Kim Peterson said the group continues to seek grants to fund a non-motorized pathway on the north side of the ...

YMCA exercise programs underway

ESCANABA — A four-week session of group exercise programming began at the Northern Lights YMCA Delta program center on Monday, June 12. Available classes include: YDANCE, YFIT, boot camp, YRIDE, flex & balance, sit and get fit, water aerobics, 5:45 a.m. boot camp and yoga classes. Classes ...

chef of year

Pomeroy is U.P. Chef of the Year

ESCANABA — The American Culinary Federation-Upper Michigan Culinarians presented Jeremy with the 2017 Chef of the Year award at its annual dinner held Monday evening in Escanaba Pomeroy, who holds the position of chef de cuisine at Palette Bistro in Petoskey, was recognized for his ...

Bay, LSSU streamline nursing degree

ESCANABA — Bay College and Lake Superior State University (LSSU) have revised a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) completion program to make it possible for students to earn a BSN in four years. The agreement better coordinates Bay College’s associate degree in nursing (ADN) and general ...