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Legion breakfast May 16 GLADSTONE — American Legion Gladstone Post 71 will be holding a breakfast Sunday, May 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Please wear a mask until you reach your table. There is a cost for the breakfast, with a reduced price for children. Holy Name Class of 1960 reunion ...

8 1/2 birthdays that can affect your finances

You hit a lot of milestone birthdays when you’re young. There’s your first birthday, of course, and also the one where you turn 10 (finally, double digits!). At 13, you’re a teenager. At 16, you’re probably thinking about driving. At 18, you can vote; at 21, you can get into bars. You ...

Binge watching TV could be hazardous for your health

Dear Readers: You’ve been at home for over a year now; have you been binge watching your favorite TV shows? You might want to scale back a bit. Every so often, vegging out in front of the TV is fine — it can help you relax and take your mind off of things for a while. However, watching ...

JOY Lutheran celebrates opening of new church

ESCANABA — On Sunday, April 25, 80 people gathered to celebrate the beginning of a new congregation. It has been a seven-month journey through COVID-19 and an organized effort of many faithful people to bring the new JOY Lutheran congregation together. Rev. Craig Nehring, dean of the NALC ...

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Hendzel – Wolf

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Together with their parents, Erica Hendzel and Daniel Wolf are happy to announce their engagement. Erica is the daughter of Jeff Hendzel and Sandy Hendzel of Seymour, Wis. Daniel is the son of Paul and Tami Wolf of Bark River. Erica graduated from Seymour, Wis. and also ...

Brandt – Van de Gryp

LAKESIDE, Calif. — Jessica Brandt and Richard Van de Gryp announce their engagement together with plans for a wedding ceremony Oct. 24, 2020 in California. Jessica, of Escanaba, will wed Richard Van de Gryp, of San Diego, in a small ceremony in Lakeside, where they will also make their ...

Penegor – Mitry

ESCANABA — Tom and Sue Penegor of Escanaba announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara, to Michael Mitry, son of Mitry and Mary Mitry of Troy, Mich. Tara is employed at Henry Ford Hospital in West Bloomfield, Mich. as a pharmacist and Michael is employed at Munson Healthcare Hospital ...

Ritzman – Anderson

RAPID RIVER — Bill and Lisa Anderson from Rapid River and Jeff and Julie Ritzman from Appleton, Wis. are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Zack Anderson and Jaclyn Ritzman. Zachary graduated from Rapid River High School in 2012. Afterward, he joined the military in 2013, ...

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Broeckers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

CORNELL, Mich. — Jon and Mary (Manninen) Broecker of Cornell, Mich. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed March 20, 1971, at Grace Luthran Church in Gwinn, Mich. Original attendants at the ceremony were bestman, Jim Broecker, brother of the groom; and the groomsman ...

Robinsons celebrate 50 years of marriage

BARK RIVER — In December 1968 — while babysitting, Linda Krause saw in the Delta Reporter, “Send A Christmas Card To A Serviceman,” so she did! This would lead to a 13-month penpal letter writing before they would finally meet face to face. In January 1970, Dave Robinson returned ...

Robinsons celebrate 50 years of marriage

BARK RIVER — In December 1968 — while babysitting, Linda Krause saw in the Delta Reporter, “Send A Christmas Card To A Serviceman,” so she did! This would lead to a 13-month penpal letter writing before they would finally meet face to face. In January 1970, Dave Robinson returned ...

Olsons to celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

CLEARWATER, Fla. — On March 24, Dr. Carl and Marilyn Olson will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary at their home in Clearwater, Fla. Carl J. Olson, originally from Dayton, Iowa, and Marilyn J. Molin, from Escanaba, met in Chicago, where he was a medical student at Northwestern and she ...

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Matthes – Minor

GLADSTONE — Ilsa Marie Matthes became the bride of Frederick Lee Minor, Jr. during a small, private service held in a clearing in the woods at a family camp in Perkins on Oct. 10, 2020. Due to the ongoing pandemic, there was no bridal party and guests were almost exclusively immediate ...

Atchison – Tolman

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Brianna Atchison of Green Bay, Wis. became the bride of Tyler Allan Tolman, also of Green Bay, on July 18, 2020. The backyard ceremony was held at the home of Shane Tolman, the grooms uncle. Bri is the daughter of Joel and Betty Atchison of Fond du Lac, Wis., and Tyler is ...

Rau – Sauve

ESCANABA — Paige Rau and Christopher Sauve were married in an intimate ceremony on Oct. 17 2020, by Pastor Terry Frankenstein, in Pembine, Wis. at the Four Seasons Resort. Paige is the daughter of Mike (Holly) Rau of Rossville, Ga. and Alicia (Bill) Scheeneman of Rock, Mich. She graduated ...

Ferguson – Kleiman

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. — Kelly Ferguson and Scott Kleiman were married in an intimate ceremony on Aug. 29, 2020, in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Kelly is the daughter of Brian and Jean Ferguson of Shelby Township, Mich. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in human resources management from ...

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Miles Timothy

MOKSZYCKE — An infant boy, Miles Timothy, was born to Eric and Carolyn (Kobasic) Mokszycke on January 7, 2021, at OSF St. Francis Hospital at 5:53 p.m., weighing 8 pounds, one ounce and was 19.5 inches in length at birth. The baby’s grandparents are Dale and Debbie Mokszycke, of ...

Axton Jay

LYLE — An infant boy, Axton Jay, was born to JaynaRae (Ray) and Jeffry Lyle of Gladstone on April 8, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Axton arrived at 5:52 a.m., weighing 7 pounds, .06 ounces and was 19.5 inches in length at birth. The baby’s grandparents are Kalisa Ray of Escanaba, Kevin and ...

Saxon Rowe

RUDDEN — An infant boy, Saxon Rowe, was born to Johanna Frank and Jason Rudden of Escanaba on April 5, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Saxon arrived at 2:19 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 2.6 ounces and was 20 inches in length at birth. The baby’s grandparents are Butch and Ellen Frank of ...

Isla

PERRY — An infant girl, Isla, was born to Brooke (Gudwer) and Tony Perry on April 15, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Isla Wren arrived at 2:47 p.m., weighing 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19.5 inches in length at birth. Isla join one sibling Elodie. The baby’s grandparents are Tom and Beth ...

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Churches announce services

APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL FAMILY LIFE CENTER ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Pastor is David Shaffer. The Family Life Center is located at 117 Stephenson Ave. For more information, contact Pastor Shaffer at 789-4314. ASSEMBLY OF GOD NEW LIFE ESCANABA — Sunday service is at ...

Churches announce services

APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL FAMILY LIFE CENTER ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Pastor is David Shaffer. The Family Life Center is located at 117 Stephenson Ave. For more information, contact Pastor Shaffer at 789-4314. ASSEMBLY OF GOD NEW LIFE ESCANABA — Sunday service is ...

Churches announce services

APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL FAMILY LIFE CENTER ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Pastor is David Shaffer. The Family Life Center is located at 117 Stephenson Ave. For more information, contact Pastor Shaffer at 789-4314. ASSEMBLY OF GOD NEW LIFE ESCANABA — Sunday service is at ...

Churches announce services

APOSTOLIC PENTECOSTAL FAMILY LIFE CENTER ESCANABA — Sunday worship begins at 10 a.m. Pastor is David Shaffer. The Family Life Center is located at 117 Stephenson Ave. For more information, contact Pastor Shaffer at 789-4314. ASSEMBLY OF GOD NEW LIFE ESCANABA — Sunday service is at ...

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Share your good news Share your wedding, engagement, or anniversary celebrations marking 25 years or more. Announcements and photographs may be sent through the Daily Press website by clicking on “submit news.” Announcements may also be emailed to life@dailypress.net. For those who would ...

Better savers spend less money on these 3 things

By Hal M. Bundrick NerdWallet Reducing spending in three common budget categories may significantly boost your ability to save money. And a small mental trick could help you stick to an ongoing savings plan. Those are the findings of two studies investigating the spending habits of better ...

Holding on to a lost cause is causing heartache

Dear Annie: Please help me. I am in my mid-40s and have been with a man for seven and a half years. He has four children who I absolutely adore. His youngest is 12. We started dating when she turned 5. We have had them full time for the past seven years. I have gotten pregnant five times with ...

Casino shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Sept. 14-15 — Goo Goo Dolls at 8 p.m. Sept. 28-29 — REO Speedwagon at 8 p.m. Oct. 12-13 — Nitty Gritty Dirt Band at 8 p.m. Oct. 26-27 — Eric Burdon and The Animals at 8 p,m, Nov. 9-10 — Engelbert Humperdinck at 8 ...

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Scientists aim at joint injuries that can trigger arthritis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arthritis isn’t always from the wear and tear of getting older — younger adults too often get it after suffering knee or ankle injuries. Now researchers are hunting a way to stave off the damage, by targeting the little energy factories that power cartilage ...

Insulin quality questions have experts scrambling

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Preliminary research suggesting that some diabetes patients may be injecting medicine that has partially disintegrated is causing concern even as serious questions are raised about the research itself. The study author, a pharmacist, bought vials of insulin at a number ...

Do e-cigarettes help or harm? Report says not clear

WASHINGTON (AP) — Electronic cigarettes could be a boon to public health or a major liability, depending on whether they help Americans quit smoking or encourage more young people to try traditional cigarettes, a new report concludes. The report wrestles with the potential benefits and ...

Cancer from cellphones? New studies say no

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two government studies that bombarded rats and mice with cellphone radiation found a weak link to some heart tumors, but scientists and federal regulators say don’t worry — it is safe to use your device. They still do. Previous studies of cellphone users had found ...