Community

Series looks at legal, financial planning

ESCANABA — A two-part series on legal and financial planning will be on Wednesday, Feb. 15 and 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Escanaba Public Library Community Room, 400 Ludington St Escanaba. Legal and financial planning is a two-week workshop presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. The ...

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Foundation helps Rotary effort

Courtesy photo Kel Smyth, left, chair of the Rotary Club of Escanaba Trust Committee for Children with Special Needs, accepts $5,000 from the Community Foundation of Delta County, represented by its board chair, Charlie Becker. The money will be used for improvements at Camp Harstad, the ...

Reception set for Bay art exhibit

ESCANABA — Bay College announces the reception for the exhibition, Aesthete, artwork by Timothy Armstrong. An opening reception and artist talk will be held at the Besse Gallery on Thursday, Jan. 12, at 2 p.m. Armstrong began painting in high school and attended the school of associated art ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING Tyler Jocef, Segerstrom, 29, of 472 S. County Road 442, Cooks, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, second offense; 90 days jail, credit for three days served; 12 months probation; $1,475 fines and costs; $6,399 ...

Planner

Today A.A., closed, Delta Alano Club, 10 a.m.,Gladstone, 428-1184. A.A., closed, Delta Drop-In Center, 10 a.m., 1500 N. 19th St., Escanaba. A.A., closed, Delta Women’s Group, St. Stephen’s Church, 11 a.m., Escanaba. A.A., Three Fires building, 7 p.m. D Rd., Hannahville A.A., ...

Chronic pain workshop offered at MTEC

ESCANABA — A chronic pain management workshop is being offered at the MTEC on Thursday, Jan. 19. 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 pain to learn ...

Fundraiser set for DeYoung Family Zoo

ESCANABA — A fundraiser for the DeYoung Family Zoo will be held on Jan. 28 at the Bowl-A-Rama in Escanaba from 6 to 9 p.m. Cost is $20 for two games of red pin. There will also be a 50/50, bucket raffles, and a silent auction. Reserve your spot by calling Bowl-A-Rama at 786-6500.For more ...

Diabetes prevention program available

ESCANABA — The Northern Lights YMCA – Delta Program Center is offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program. A program to teaches ways to eat healthier, lose weight, get active and reduce your risk of developing diabetes. The NDPP is an evidence-based, yearlong lifestyle change ...

Club announces Predator Hunt

HERMANSVILLE — The William Anderson Sport & Recreation Club announces the 13th annual “Predator Hunt” on Jan. 5 through 22.Register at the Sportsman Club by Hermansville Lake, Thursday, Jan. 5, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. CST. Cost is $20 per two person team. Winner is determined by ...

Relic Riders meeting Thursday

RAPID RIVER —The Rapid River Relic Riders Snowmobile Club will meet on Wednesday Jan. 4 at the Clubhouse located at 10474 Main St. in Rapid River at 6:30 p.m. During the meeting, members will discuss the plans for the next annual Rapid River Snowmobile Show and Swap, which will be held on ...

Pulmonary Support Group meets Jan. 12

IRON MOUNTAIN — A Pulmonary Support Group has been established for anyone with a chronic lung disease, on oxygen therapy, waiting for or has received a lung transplant, and their caregivers. The next meeting is planned for Thursday, Jan. 12, in the Cardiac Rehab Gym located on the main level ...

Yooper Service Dogs group holding talk

ESCANABA — Yooper Service Dogs is holding a free, educational talk, for businesses about the interactions between businesses and the various assistance dogs they may encounter, titled “Businesses and Service Dogs,” on Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. at Bay College’s Joseph Heirman University Center, ...

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 ...

Water customers asked to use care

FORD RIVER — With winter in full swing, Ford River Township water system customers are reminded to use extra caution during the winter months. The water system has hydrants, valve boxes, curb stops, meter pits and meter radio antennas, all of which can likely fall in areas where homeowners ...

Yooper Service Dogs holding talk

ESCANABA — Yooper Service Dogs is holding a free, educational talk, for businesses about the interactions between businesses and the various assistance dogs they may encounter, titled “Businesses and Service Dogs,” on Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. at Bay College’s Joseph Heirman University Center, ...

Cases sent to circuit court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Rebecca Louise Garten, 45, of 310 S. 12th St., Escanaba, was bound over on one count of controlled substance - delivery/manufacture of a Schedule 4 drug, ...

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 ...

Homeless shelter at Salvation Army

ESCANABA — Delta County’s rotating homeless shelter moves to The Salvation Army at 3001 5th Ave. S., Escanaba, this Sunday evening, Jan. 1. A number of volunteers are still needed for all shifts. To see where trained volunteers are needed, check www.HopeAtTheInn.org “Volunteer for a ...

Blood drives scheduled in local area

MANISTIQUE — The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive on Wednesday, Jan. 11, at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique from 1 to 5:15 p.m. For an appointment call Lila Panek @ 341-5447. The U.P. Regional Blood Center will also hold a blood drive on ...

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Community Foundation Board Trustee Ken Gartland presents Escanaba Area Schools Superintendent Michele Lemire with a $14,000 check. The funds will be used to feed approximately 140 students during Christmas break.

Community Foundation helps feed kids

ESCANABA — Ken Gartland a member of the Community Foundation Board of Trustee’s as well as a member of the foundation’s Feed-The-Kid’s Committee recently presented Escanaba Area Schools Superintendent Michele Lemire with a $14,000 check to feed approximately 140 students during ...