Community

Tickets on sale for Players production

ESCANABA — The Players de Noc production “Don’t Talk to the Actors,” directed by Pete Dzanbozoff, is coming to the Bonifas Fine Arts Center Theater. Showtimes are Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 6, 7, 8 at 8 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on Dec. 2. Tickets are available at the William Bonifas Fine Arts ...

NAMI education meeting Nov. 26

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. An educational meeting will be held ...

Homeless shelter changes locations

ESCANABA — Delta County’s rotating homeless shelter will be hosted by Christ the King Church at 1230 N. 18th Street in Escanaba, beginning this Sunday evening, Nov. 25. Volunteers are still needed for a number of shifts. To see where trained volunteers are needed, check ...

First Lego League in state tourney

Courtesy photo Gladstone First Lego League students advance to states competition following the tournament in Kingsford the weekend of Nov. 10. The head coach of the team is Carla Meyer and Mitch Barron and Erika Roman are the mentors of the team. Shown are, front row - Mason Wells; middle ...

Kiwanis Christmas tree lighting tonight

GLADSTONE — The Gladstone-Rapid River Kiwanis Club will hold its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony tonight at 8:15 p.m at the Gladstone Beach House. The tree will be lit with Honor and Remembrance Lights recognizing individuals who have lights purchased in their names. This ceremony ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT LICENSE VIOLATIONS Richard Dean LaFave, 30, of 109 Balsam St., Kingsford, pleaded guilty to motor vehicles - allowing unlicensed person to operate; 15 days jail, 15 days suspended; 90 hours of community service; $350 fines and costs. Brian James ONeil, 44, of 1500 25th ...

#give906 local participants announced

MARQUETTE — From Ironwood to Pickford and everywhere in-between, nonprofit organizations are hoping to kick off the giving season on a strong note. #GivingTuesday, a national day of giving, takes place the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year, it is Tuesday, Nov. 27. Two local nonprofits ...

American Legion breakfast Sunday

HERMANSVILLE — The American Legion Post 340 will be serving all you can eat pancake/ french toast breakfast on Sunday, Nov. 25, from 8 to 11 a.m. Proceeds benefit Legion projects.

State Employee Retirees (SERA)

ESCANABA — UP Chapter 16 will meet Monday, Dec. 3, in the Conference Room at the State Office Building in downtown Escanaba at 1:30 p.m. There will be a memorial service for deceased members and an election of three board members. Light refreshments will be served.

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 ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals recently entered pleas in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Jamie Alan Eagle pleaded guilty to one count of controlled substance - possession/analogues and one count of aggravated assault and admitted to being a habitual offender - 2nd ...

American Legion helps Honor Flight

Courtesy photo The American Legion Post 82 in Escanaba recently made a $1,000 donation to U.P. Honor Flight. The post had a brat fry to raise funds. Shown are, back row, Dave Wilson, Marcia Short, Tim Pach, Frank Berris and Kim Knauf Wyckoff from U.P. Honor Flight; front row, John Prokos, ...

Bay offers industrial truck training

ESCANABA — Bay College Training and Development (M-TEC) will be offering Part 21 – Powered Industrial Trucks: What Every Trainer and Operator Must Know, on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Offered in partnership with the MIOSHA Consultation Education and Training Division, this ...

Business After Hours slated Dec. 12

ESCANABA — Business After Hours will be held Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 5 to 7 p.m. Sponsored this month by WLUC-TV6, William Bonifas Arts Center and Elmer’s County Market, Business after Hours is a social event held each month and provides an opportunity to make business contacts, as ...

Chamber plans shopping excursion

ESCANABA — The annual Chamber Christmas Shopping Excursion is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 8, beginning with the Steam and Gas Association’s Christmas in the Village at 8:45 a.m. and drop off at 4:45 p.m. There is a fee to take part and includes transportation, two wine tastings and lunch ...

Free snowshoe rental program available

ESCANABA — Snow Trek is a free snowshoe rental program for anyone who would like to try this healthy and fun winter activity. Snowshoes for both adults and children can be rented for free at the Escanaba Civic Center or public health department in Escanaba, Moraska Saw & Supply in ...

Defendants sentenced in court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Robert James Murray, 27, of 2604 7th Ave. S,, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder or by strangulation. He was sentenced nine ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT IMPAIRED DRIVING Kelly Jean Porath, 41, of 712 Delta Ave. No. 4, Gladstone, pleaded guilty to one count of operating - while intoxicated/impaired with the presence of a controlled substance - second and one count of driving on a suspended license; 97 days jail, credit for two ...

National Forest offers Christmas trees

RAPID RIVER — Holiday trees are available for cutting on Hiawatha National Forest land. For the price of a “tree tag” and a little sweat, you can cut your own tree from National Forest land. To obtain a permit, in the form of a “tree tag,” stop at your local Ranger District office ...

Homeless shelter changes locations

ESCANABA — Delta County’s rotating homeless shelter is currently being hosted by Central United Methodist Church, 322 S. Lincoln Rd in Escanaba. Volunteers are still needed for a number of shifts. To see where evening meals and trained volunteers are needed, check www.HopeAtTheInn.org or ...