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Today A.A., closed, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. A.A., closed, (step meeting) First Baptist Church, 7:30 p.m., Manistique (rear entrance). A.A., closed, Group Study, Delta Drop-In, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Al-Anon, open, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, ...

Sea lamprey control planned in local creeks

ESCANABA — U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada personnel will apply lampricides to Valentine and Squaw creeks in Delta County to kill sea lamprey larvae burrowed in the stream bottom. Applications will be conducted on or about July 15- Aug. 15 in ...

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Today 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 p.m., 322 S. Lincoln Road (use rear entrance). A.A., closed, St. Thomas ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING Angela Marie Derouin, 36, of 7406 Lake Bluff 19.4 Road, Gladstone, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle with a high blood alcohol content, second offense; 16 days jail, credit for one day served; six months probation; $1,225 fines and costs. IMPAIRED ...

Comments sought on forest trails

GLADSTONE — Do you have ideas about recreation trails on Hiawatha National Forest? If you are a trail user or enthusiast who would like to help identify opportunities to improve connectivity, sustainability, and user experience across the Hiawatha National Forest trails system, this is your ...

Mid Pen basketball can drive Monday

ESCANABA — The Escanaba High School class of ‘67 will hold its final reunion meeting on Monday, July 10, at 6:30 p.m. at Pacino’s. The reunion is scheduled for Saturday, July 22. Call Jane at 399-4806 if you still need to register.

Gun owners group makes donation

Courtesy photo Delta County Gun Owners members Jim Groos, Doug Rasmussen, Bill Hawley and Bob Petersen present a $1,000 donation to Michigan Open Carry President Tom Lambert, second from right, as DCGOA teams together with MOC in their in their lawsuit to stop local units of government from ...

NMU professor pens U.P. history book

MARQUETTE — California native Russell Magnaghi first visited the Upper Peninsula in the midst of a formidable snowstorm in January 1968. Despite the harsh initiation, he accepted a faculty position in Northern Michigan University’s history department and immediately began investigating the ...

Registration open for mini golf tournament

ESCANABA — Steelworkers Local 2-21 will present the 10th annual United Way Mini Golf Tournament on Thursday, July 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Family Fun Park in Escanaba, 2929 3rd Ave. N. Golfers (and non-golfers) of all ages are invited to come out and have fun with friends, family and ...

Arts center offering watercolor workshop

ESCANABA — Helga Flower will teach artists to become more fearless experimenters at a workshop Aug. 7-10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bonifas Arts Center. According to Flower, artists will work with watercolors and later create mixed media art, painting abstract works from realistic ...

Bay College town hall meeting set

ESCANABA — Bay College invites interested community members to join President Dr. Laura Coleman for a town hall meeting on Tuesday, July 11, at 5:30 p.m. in the Student Center Room 525 at Bay College. Coleman will update what is new at Bay College as well as answering questions from ...

Wednesday concerts to begin in Rock

ROCK — Concerts at the gazebo will begin in Rock on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The schedule of performers will include: Cory, Chasey and Brandan Williams on July 12; Angels and Outlaws on July 19; Flat Broke Blues Band on July 26; Dan Cartwright and Friends on July 26; Pat Feldhusen ...

Diabetic Support Group meets Tuesday

ESCANABA — The next meeting of the Diabetic Support Group will be on Tuesday, July 11, at the Heirman Center at Bay de Noc Community College. The group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. Call Linda Klope, RD CDE at 786-5707, ext. 5451, with any questions.

Pet vacciation clinics planned in July

ESCANABA — A low-cost pet vaccination clinics will be held July 17 and 18 outside Tractor Supply in Escanaba, and July 19 and 22 at Brooks Electric in Iron Mountain. Clinics will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time at both locations and no appointments are necessary. Bring your pet on ...

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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. Delta County Home School Educators, Civic ...

Boy Scouts holding bottle drive today

ESCANABA — Boy Scout Troop 411 of Escanaba will conduct a bottle and can drive as a fund raiser today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to support troop functions. Scouts and leaders will be in uniform and collecting bottles and cans at Elmer’s County Market, Walmart, and at Immanuel Lutheran Church. ...

Gun owners help Wheelin’ Sportsmen

Courtesy photo The Delta County Gun Owners recently gave a $500 donation to the Wheelin’ Sportsmen program to help offset the cost of specialized equipment for the new hunting unit. Presenting the check is Bill Hawley, left, secretary, to Ken Buchholtz, chair of the Wheelin’ Sportsmen program.

Summer brings plenty of food for forest pests

ESCANABA — Forest pests enjoy the summer growing season as much as the trees and the wildlife that rear their young. People may notice some of these pests during vacations or, perhaps, on their own woodlands. Summer and the warm growing season offer plenty of food for forest plants and ...

United Way program focuses on literacy

ESCANABA — In Delta County, the United Way has added several new programs this year to help strengthen literacy skills in children and adults by providing access to free books. In April the United Way of Delta County launched Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which provides free books ...

Bay, UWGB enter transfer agreement

ESCANABA — Bay College in Escanaba and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay have entered into a joint agreement to seamlessly transfer 30 general education credits for any qualified Bay College student. The agreement makes official between the two colleges an arrangement to transfer ...