Community

Holiday story hour in Gladstone Dec. 9

GLADSTONE — Come Celebrate the holiday season at the Gladstone Public Library’s story hour, “Dashing Through the Snow.” Children ages 2 to 10 years old are invited to join in the holiday festivities on Saturday, Dec. 9, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Children will enjoy stories, create a ...

Community memorial service today

ESCANABA — The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have lost a loved one. OSF Hospice will host a community-wide memorial service to celebrate the lives of those who have passed away. If you have experienced the loss of a loved one, the service will be held Nov. 22 from 1 to 2:30 ...

Webinar focuses on guardianship

ESCANABA — The Michigan Alliance for Families is collaborating with Pathways to host a free live webinar workshop called Rethinking Guardianship-Facilitating Life-Long Self Determination with Dohn Hoyle of The Arc Michigan on Nov. 30 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at Pathways, 2500 7th Ave. S., Suite ...

Kiwanis tree lighting ceremony is Nov. 24

GLADSTONE — A lighting ceremony for the Gladstone-Rapid River Kiwanis Club’s Christmas Tree of Lights will take place at 8:15 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 24, in Van Cleve Park. This tree will be lit nightly through Jan. 3 in honor and remembrance of individuals who have lights purchased in their ...

Daily 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, ...

Survey gives transit service high marks

MANISTIQUE — A customer satisfaction survey completed this summer by Michigan State University urban and regional planning students reveals county residents are very satisfied with the service they receive from the Schoolcraft County Transit Authority. The survey, commissioned by the ...

Cases sent to circuit court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Katherine Patricia Strom, 38, of Cooks, was bound over on one count of controlled substance - delivery/manufacture of a schedule 1, 2 or 3 drug except ...

Choral society sets Christmas concert

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Choral Society presents its annual Christmas concert Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1:30 p.m. The concert will take place at Bethany Lutheran Church, located at 11th St. 1st Ave S., and will feature Advent and Christmas music highlighted by Vivaldi’s “Gloria.” The Choral ...

Delta Democratic Party sets meetings

ESCANABA — The Delta County Democratic Party will hold its monthly meeting on the first Wednesday of the month at USW Union Hall, 1201 Sheridan Road, Escanaba. Socail at 6:30 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m.

GHS cow pie bingo winners named

GLADSTONE — On behalf of the GHS 2018 Senior Class All-Night Party Committee, we would like to announce this year’s Cow Pie Bingo Winners. The event was held on Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Marble Arms Athletic field. The cash prizes were $1,000 for first place, $750 for second place, $500 for ...

Delona helps Honor Flight efforts

Courtesy Photo Delona Restaurant owner, Holly DeGrave, presents a $300 donation to U.P. Honor Flight President Scott Knauf recently. The restaurant, located in Gladstone, donated a portion of each sale made during business hours Veteran’s Day with the proceeds going towards the Honor Flight.

MSU Extension to present ag research

ESCANABA — MSU Extension will be sharing the results of research in the Upper Peninsula with farmers and agribusiness employees. Sessions have been scheduled to review local solutions for farming issues like variety selection, pest monitoring and fertility management. The research is diverse ...

Choral Society plans Christmas concert

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Choral Society presents its annual Christmas concert Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1:30 p.m. The concert will take place at Bethany Lutheran Church, located at 11th St. 1st Ave S., and will feature Advent and Christmas music highlighted by Vivaldi’s “Gloria.” The Choral ...

Delta Democratic Party plans meeting

ESCANABA — The Delta County Democratic Party will hold a special planning and strategizing meeting for 2018, Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. at the USW Union Hall, 1201 Sheridan Road, Escanaba.

Smoking cessation program offered

ESCANABA — Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties, is offering an evidence-based smoking cessation program free to the public beginning in January at two locations. Freedom From Smoking is a seven-week, eight-session group program that offers tools, tips and support to help you quit ...

Cambensy begins term in state House

LANSING – State Rep. Sara Cambensy (D-Marquette) took the oath of office today for her first term representing the Upper Peninsula communities of the 109th House District. Rep. Cambensy won a special election to replace the late John Kivela, and will serve out the remainder of the term ...

Daily Planner

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 ...