Community

Escanaba Township zoning meeting set

ESCANABA — The Escanaba Township zoning and planning commission will have a meeting on Monday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at the Besse Fire Hall. They will be working on their master plan. The public is encouraged to attend.

American Legion brat cookout Friday

ESCANABA — American Legion Post 82, of Escanaba will hold a brat cookout at Elmer’s County Market Friday, June 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meal: Brat, chips and a soda will be served. All the proceeds will be donated to the U.P. Honor Flight and local American Legion Baseball.

LaFave plan to address school threats progresses

LANSING — State Rep. Beau LaFave’s plan to crack down on threats made against students and teachers in Michigan schools was approved with bipartisan support by the House Judiciary Committee. LaFave, of Iron Mountain, said his legislation offers a simple solution to a problem identified by ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUG CHARGES Taylor Lee-Anne Judah, 19, of 3549 D Road, Bark River, pleaded guilty to one count of use of marijuana and pleaded guilty to allowing a suspended person to operate a motor vehicle; drivers license suspended for 30 days and restricted for 150 days; $700 fines and ...

Credit union flag donation

Courtesy photo Jim and Alice Hansen accept a donation from U.P. State Credit Union for the purchase of flags to enhance the Escanaba Municipal Marina entrance. All signs for this display were weather coated by Richards Printing. Pictured, from left, are: Jim Hansen, CEO of U.P. State Credit ...

Bay offers CPR, first aid training

ESCANABA — Bay College Training & Development (MTEC) will be offering CPR and first aid training on Wednesday, June 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This course is designed for those who want to learn the skills, but are not required to obtain certification in CPR for employment. Participants ...

Senior Health and Wellness Fair coming

ESCANABA — The community is invited to attend this year’s Senior Health and Wellness Fair at North Woods Place Senior Living on Thursday, June 28. The Wellness Fair will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. followed by a keynote presentation from 2 to 3 p.m. with Dr. James Surrell, M.D. Dr. Surrell ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING George Arthur Micheau, 41, of 223 Ludington St., Escanaba, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, second offense; 60 days jail, credit for three days served; 12 months probation; $1,250 fines and costs. Tina Marie Mills, 38, of 5711 D ...

Krusin Klassics names raffle winners

ESCANABA — Krusin Klassics has announced raffle ticket prizes and winners. They are: 1.1968 Ford Mustang GT – Emmet Tyner of Wetmore, Mich. 2.Turbo Liner/Riverside – Andrew Peterson 3.$500 cash/Krusin Klassics – Jordan Takalo 4.$500 cash/Krusin Klassics – Tom ...

Veteran service officer posts hours

ESCANABA — Disabled American Veterans Department Service Officer Matthew M. Witte has posted his office hours. He will be at the Escanaba Vet Center, 3500 Ludington St. Suite 110, located across the street from OSF Hospital, on Mondays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. He will be ...

Gladstone Post to host citizens’ academy

GLADSTONE — The Michigan State Police Gladstone Post announces a Citizens’ Academy, which will start June 21 and end July 26. The six-week academy will give citizens the opportunity to become familiar with the mission and operation of the MSP, understand the procedures troopers follow, ...

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., open, 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., closed, ...

Chamber Golf Classic planned Thursday

ESCANABA — The Delta County Chamber of Commerce will hold its 25th Annual Chamber Golf Classic Thursday, June 7, at the Gladstone Golf Course. Presented by Engineered Machined Products, the golf outing kicks off the charity golf season. A full day of sporting fun and socialization begins ...

Conservative group to meet in Delta County

HANCOCK — A new organization for conservative thinkers in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan has been created under the auspices of the Michigan Conservative Union (MCU) and Mi-CPAC. The UP-Conservative Political Action Committee is an initiative founded by Mary Sears of Hancock, who is also ...

Radio control float fly scheduled July 22

ESCANABA — A radio control float fly will be held Sunday, July 22, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Ludington Park. Radio control seaplanes and helicopters will be displayed and flown throughout the day. Bay Area R/C flying sight will be at Ludington Park between the boat docks and the ...

WU giving away bluebird boxes Friday

ESCANABA — Wildlife Unlimited will be giving away over 100 bluebird boxes at the DNR Pocket Park, located at the U.P. State Fairgrounds, on Friday, June 8, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Families will be able to get one free box to erect in their yard, but can get two boxes if they have more than ...

Business After Hours slated June 13

ESCANABA — Business After Hours will be held Wednesday, June 13, from 5 to 7 p.m, co-sponsored by OSF Health Care St. Francis Hospital and Medical Group and Valley Med Flight. The event will be held at the helicopter hanger near the Emergency Department. Please note the change of date for the ...

Lane closures at M-35 Cedar River Bridge

CEDAR RIVER — Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures under flag control this week at the M-35 bridge over the Cedar River in Menominee County. The brief closures will take place from today through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. The contractor for the Michigan Department of ...

Foster Grandparent Program brat sale set

ESCANABA — The Foster Grandparent Program will be selling brats and hot dogs in front of Elmer’s County Market on Friday, June 15, as a fundraiser for the program. Foster Grandparents are role models, mentors, and friends to children with special and exceptional needs. The program ...

Mid Peninsula holds Senior Banquet

ST. NICHOLAS — On Wednesday, May 23, Mid Peninsula Schools held its annual Senior Banquet. The program is to recognize and honor graduating seniors. The senior dinners are sponsored by the Rock-Perkins Lions Club. During the program the following scholarships were awarded: Bradley Nelson ...