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Rapid River Relic meeting Nov. 7

RAPID RIVER — The Rapid River Relic Riders will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at 6:30 p.m. at the ‘Clubhouse’ 10474 So. Main St. in Rapid River. Plans for the next Rapid River Relic Riders Show and Swap, which will be held on Jan. 26, 2019, will be discussed. Call David Shope at (906) ...

Credit Union League helps Honor Flight

GLADSTONE — The U.P. Chapter of Michigan Credit Union League held its annual charity golf outing on Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Terrace Bluff Country Club in Gladstone. There were 119 representatives from the Upper Peninsula area credit unions including corporate sponsors of the event. It is ...

Parents of college-bound seniors invited to Bay

ESCANABA — Bay College and the Delta County College Access Network invite parents to the Besse Theater tonight at 6 p.m. for an introduction to the college process. “We look forward to assisting parents in the potentially daunting journey to college. The lingo used in higher education, ...

Snyder announces new cyber hub at NMU

MARQUETTE — A new cybersecurity training hub at Northern Michigan University will accelerate talent development for the high-demand cybersecurity industry, creating jobs in the Upper Peninsula and making U.P. residents and businesses less vulnerable to attacks by hackers. Gov. Rick Snyder and ...

Planner

Today A.A., closed, 10 a.m., Delta Drop-In Center, Escanaba. A.A., closed, 7:30 p.m., Delta Alano Club, Gladstone. Call 428-1184. A.A., closed, (step meeting) 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, rear entrance, Manistique. A.A., closed, 7:30 p.m., Delta Drop-In, Big Book Study, ...

Flags lowered to honor shooting victims

LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder is joining President Donald Trump’s call to lower Michigan and U.S. flags today through sunset on Wednesday, Oct. 31, in honor of the victims of the shooting at The Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA. “Michigan joins the nation in mourning the lives lost ...

Construction impacts parking at YMCA

ESCANABA — Bay College will be starting construction on a building addition in early November. The construction will be on the east (highway side) of the YMCA building. The project will give college athletes their own locker facilities and team meeting rooms, along with coaches ...

Bay art exhibit, fundraiser is Nov. 1

ESCANABA — The art exhibition and fundraiser, The Addison Art Event, is just around the corner at Bay College. Thursday is devoted to celebrating our collection — the largest in the world- of Robert Addison’s masterpieces. Referred as perhaps the most moving realist painters of the ...

Online registration now available for Michigan medical marijuana patients

LANSING — In order to increase efficiency, reduce processing times, and improve customer service, the Michigan Medical Marijuana Program (MMMP) now has an online registration and physician certification process. Michigan patients can now accomplish the following actions online: - Patients ...

Planner

Today A.A., Pinecrest Medical Facility, 7 p.m. CDT, Powers. A.A., closed, Central United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m., 322 S. Lincoln Road (use rear entrance). A.A., closed, St. Thomas School, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. G.A, Open, Central United Methodist Church, 6 p.m., 322 S. Lincoln Road ...

YMCA Nerf Night planned for Nov. 10

ESCANABA — The Northern Lights YMCA’s Nerf Night will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the H.I.T Complex. Boys and girls grades third through sixth are welcome to come on out to the Turf Room for some foam dart fun. “The YMCA Nerf Night is a chance for the kids to get ...

Police seek fugitive seen in area

ESCANABA — The Escanaba Public Safety Department and the Michigan State Police fugitive team are seeking the whereabouts of Bryant Mosley, 32, a fugitive from justice that has been seen in the Escanaba area. Mosley is wanted on a five count felony warrant for fraud. Escanaba Public ...

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 a.m. Yooper ...

North Central NHS donates food

Courtesy photo North Central’s Chapter of the National Honor Society sponsored a powderpuff volleyball tournament as part of Homecoming 2018. Admission for attending the tournament on Friday, Oct. 12, was $1 or one canned food item per student. National Honor Society members, from left, ...

Hospital earns medical home designation

ESCANABA — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has designated OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group – Family Practice Escanaba, Gladstone, and Powers and Internal Medicine, as Patient-Centered Medical Home practices for 2018, the fifth consecutive year. The designation ...

Bay is the Way Day planned

ESCANABA — Bay College and the Delta County College Access Network are collaborating to offer high school seniors the opportunity to visit the Bay College campuses on Nov. 2. Students beginning their day in Escanaba will be on campus from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students beginning their day in Iron ...

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 ...

Gun owners help Pregnancy Services

Courtesy photo Delta County Gun Owners Vice President Kathie Scott presents a $500 check to Audra Buchmiller, executive director of Pregnancy Services of Delta County, to help provide services to women and families faced with unexpected pregnancy and explore all of their options regarding ...

Thompson is new area Toys for Tots campaign organizer

ESCANABA — Kevin Thompson has volunteered to take on the role of local community organizer for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots program, serving residents of Delta and Menominee counties. Thompson is a Marine Corps veteran having served in military occupational specialties as a motor transport ...

Part of Lake Shore Drive closed today

ESCANABA — The 1900 block of Lake Shore Drive will be closed to all traffic today. It is expected to only be closed for a short duration, and re-open later today. The closure is due to the restoration of the asphalt, following the installation of a new water service and sanitary sewer ...