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DISTRICT COURT IMPAIRED DRIVING Kimberly Ann Warner, 43,PO Box 274, Wells, pleaded guilty to operate — impaired by use of controlled substance; 14 days jail, credit for one day served; 12 months probation; $3,692.30 fines and costs (including $2,367.30 restitution). DRUG ...

Delta County Republican Party to meet

ESCANABA — The Delta County Republican Party will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 20, at our county headquarters at 7 p.m. Headquarters are located at 415 Ludington St., across from the Escanaba City Hall. The party is looking for volunteers to help with the campaigns and, yard ...

Oak wilt treatment a success in U.P.

ESCANABA — Oak wilt treatments were emplaced on state land in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for a three-year period 2014-2016. Sites were monitored for control success. They tell an interesting story. Oak wilt is a pernicious exotic disease that has expanded across much of Michigan and ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. John Allen Tilot, 34, of 1219 Wisconsin Ave., Gladstone, was bound over on one count of conspiracy to commit controlled substance - delivery/manufacture - ...

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 ...

Vinyl Theater at Bay Day of Service

ESCANABA — Bay College Campus Activities Board welcomes indie/electronic rock band Vinyl Theater on Friday, Oct. 5. Formed in Milwaukee, Vinyl Theater has shared the stage with 21 Pilots and Dashboard Confessional. Signed to record label Fueled by Ramen, Vinyl Theater is currently on their ...

Police Academy info session in Escanaba

ESCANABA — The Northern Michigan University Regional Police Academy will host an informational meeting at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, in room 231 of the Bonifas Building at Bay College. Community members interested in attending NMU’s Regional Police Academy are invited to attend. Discussion ...

Joshua Davis to perform at Bay College

ESCANABA — Bay College will present U.P. native Joshua Davis in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, in the Besse Theater. A tried- and -true Michigan musician, Joshua Davis is not only already a heavily touring/recording artist with his previous band, Steppin’ In It, but familiar to ...

Astronomical society plans public viewing

ESCANABA — The Delta Astronomical Society will hold a free public viewing session Sunday night, Sept. 16, on Aronson Island in Ludington Park near the bathhouse. The viewing will be after sunset, as skies darken around 8:30 p.m., until about midnight, if skies stay clear. A young gibbous ...

Pain management workshop offered

ESCANABA — A free chronic pain management workshop will be offered in September at the MTEC center, room 2018. The chronic pain management workshop is a six-week workshop designed to provide the skills and tools needed to help people living with chronic pain or loved ones caring for one with ...

Library to host Scholastic Book Fair

GLADSTONE — The Gladstone School and Public Library will host a fall scholastic book fair on Sept. 17 - 21, fair hours are: Monday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (family event 4 to 7 p.m.); Tuesday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome to come in and browse ...

New director for Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center

CHATHAM — Michigan State University (MSU) Extension and MSU AgBioResearch have named James DeDecker as the director for the Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center (UPREC) located in Chatham, effective Jan.1, 2019. UPREC serves as the hub for integrated crop and livestock research and ...

Flat Rock tractor pull results announced

ESCANABA — Results from Flat Rock Memorial Scholarship Tractor Pull on Sept. 8 are: Altered Stock 1 - Roger Beauchamp 2 - Andy Anderson 3 - Sonny Richer Pro Stock 1 - Robert Loche 2 - Sonny Richer 3 - Robert Loche Modified 1 - Bob Westman 2 - Charlie Benoit 3 - Kevin ...

Tractor pullers points standings

ESCANABA — Tractor pullers points standings as of Sept. 10 are: Altered Stock 1. Sonny Richer- 315 2. Andy Anderson- 308 3. Roy Chenier- 298 Pro Stock 1. Robert Locke - 311 2. Robert Locke - 308 3. Sonny Richer - 301 Modified 1. Bob Westman - 319 2. Don Wigand - ...

Photograph to be featured on calendar

Courtesy photo A photo by Anne Okonek of Cornell has been selected for the cover and the March page of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) 2019 calendar. The photo is shown above. Approximately 300,000 NARFE members nationwide received the calendar, with 12 ...

Spooktacular a hit at Pioneer Trail Park

WELLS — In September 2012, Steve Wery, Delta County Parks manager, initiated what has become a yearly tradition for many Delta County residents — Pioneer Trail Park’s Annual Halloween Spooktacular. The first event drew approximately 50 campers into the campground. In the last seven ...

Community foundation sponsors events

ESCANABA — David Williams, board chair of the Community Foundation for Delta County announced that during the week prior as well as the Community Foundation For Delta County Week (Sept.17-21) the foundation is sponsoring several events. They include: Thursday, Sept. 13 - A food ...

Balloon artist act returns to Bay College

ESCANABA — College Campus Activities Board announces the return of John Cassidy and his balloon art act. Cassidy will be performing at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11, in the Besse Theater on. This free, family-friendly show will feature his comedy, magic, and balloon art. Free tickets (limit of ...

Pain management workshop offered

ESCANABA — A free chronic pain management workshop will be offered in September at the MTEC center, room 2018. The chronic pain management workshop is a six-week workshop designed to provide the skills and tools needed to help people living with chronic pain or loved ones caring for one with ...

Drug court marks second graduation

ESCANABA — The Delta County Drug Court will hold its second graduation on Monday, Sept, 17. The graduation ceremony will be held in Delta County Circuit Court immediately following a short public drug court meeting scheduled for 9 a.m. Three graduates will be honored. Judge James Morrison of ...