Community

Hope at the Inn plans volunteer event

ESCANABA — Homeless shelter volunteers and those interested in learning more about Hope at the Inn (HATI) are invited to attend the volunteer appreciation/ kickoff event on Tuesday, Oct. 17, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, 600 S. Lincoln Road, Escanaba. A 5:30 p.m. social will offer hot and ...

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Today A.A., closed, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. A.A., closed, (step meeting) First Baptist Church, 7:30 p.m., Manistique (rear entrance). A.A., closed, Group Study, Delta Drop-In, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Al-Anon, open, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, ...

Victorson added to SHF Board of Directors

MARQUETTE — The Superior Health Foundation announces the addition of Angela Victorson of Bark River to its U.P-wide Board of Directors. Victorson, a home mortgage consultant with Wells Fargo in Escanaba, has more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry. Victorson has been an ...

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Tri-County Safe Harbor gets donation

Courtesy photo Krusin’ Klassics made a $500 donation to the Tri County Safe Harbor. Presenting the check to Tri County Safe Harbor director Lynn Erickson are Krusin’ Klassics club members Michelle Oxford, Kay VanBrocklin and Bonnie Lippens.

Bay awards degree posthumously

ESCANABA — The first student to earn an applied science degree in geographic information systems at Bay College has been awarded his degree posthumously. Michael R (Gus) Guthrie, 39, passed away while with friends in Detroit on July 17, 2017. Bay instructors Karl Linderoth and Bill Milligan ...

Empty the Shelters returns to Delta County

GRAND RAPIDS — After just successfully completing a multi-state hurricane relief effort with 764 pets adopted, BISSELL Pet Foundation announced that its next Empty the Shelters (ETS) event will be its largest yet and will take place in Michigan — including the Delta Animal Shelter in Delta ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING Robert Loren Schueler, 36, Ironwood, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated; three days jail, credit for three days served; 12 months probation; $1,275 fines and costs. Maria Ann Johnson, 55, of 901 2nd Ave. S., Escanaba, pleaded ...

Prosecutor and Escanaba officer ­partner for child abuse training service

ESCANABA — On Sept. 26 Delta County Prosecutor Phil Strom and Escanaba Public Safety Officer Tabitha Marchese became qualified to train others professionals on the Michigan forensic interviewing protocol as it relates to children. Strom and Marchese attended the one-day child abuse ...

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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 ...

Fire department hosts pancake breakfast

FORD RIVER — Ford River Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department will host a pancake breakfast and bake sale on Sunday, Oct. 29 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Ford River Township Hall. Follow the signs from M-35 or U.S. 2 & 41. They will be serving pancakes, scrambled eggs, American fries, ...

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Krusin’ Klassics helps Cancer Alliance

Courtesy photo The Krusin’ Klassics car club held its 32nd annual Fun Run Car Show in June and participated in the WBBCI Airstream convention in July. As a result, the group is able to make donations to help local communities. The Delta County Cancer Alliance, represented by Cheri ...

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Krusin’ Klassics aids Honor Flight

Courtesy photo Krusin’ Klassics made a $500 donation to the UP Honor Flight local chapter recently. Presenting the check to UP Honor Flight president, Scott Knauf, are Krusin’ Klassic members Jim Lippens and Joe Patrick.

Heart of Gold dinner coming Oct. 19

ESCANABA — The 20th annual OSF HealthCare Foundation Heart of Gold dinner will be held Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Terrace Bay Inn. The event features a seven-course dinner prepared and presented by chefs from across the Upper Peninsula – all members of the Upper Michigan Chapter of the ...

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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 ...

Club plans Gladstone coin show Oct. 14

GLADSTONE — The Delta Coin Club will be hosting its 12th annual coin show on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Gladstone American Legion, located at 802 Delta Ave., Gladstone. The show will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 3 p.m. During the event, U.S., world coins, and other currency will be ...

Ford River firefighters to host breakfast

FORD RIVER — Ford River Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department will host a pancake breakfast and bake sale on Sunday, Oct. 29 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Ford River Township Hall. Follow the signs from M-35 or U.S. 2 & 41. They will be serving pancakes, scrambled eggs, American ...

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Powderpuff football donation

Courtesy photo The Escanaba Eskymos “Footloose Flag Football” game was held Sept.. 20. The money raised was donated to Tri County Safe Harbor. The girls (players) and boys (coaches) raised a total of $867. Shown are, from left, Executive Director of Tri County Safe Harbor Lynn Ericsson, ...

Clothesline Project returns to Bay

ESCANABA — Bay College’s Diversity Committee is once again partnering with Tri-County Safe Harbor (Escanaba) and The Caring House (Iron Mountain) to bring The Clothesline Project to both Bay College campuses. The Clothesline Project honors women who have survived or been the victims of ...

Blood drive in Escanaba Oct. 16

ESCANABA — The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive, with the bloodmobile, on Monday, Oct. 16, at Delta County Credit Union in Escanaba from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. For an appointment call Jessica Larsen at 786-7213 ext. 106.