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Douglas on dean’s list at St. Scholastica DULUTH, Minn. — Derek Douglas, of Escanaba was named to the Fall 2021 Dean’s List at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn. Derek is a sophomore majoring in Biology. Dean’s List members have achieved a 3.75 grade point average or ...

Recipe: For tastier pasta, toast the noodles

By Christopher Kimball Christopher Kimball‘s Milk Street A great way to add flavor to a pasta dish is to toast the noodles in oil, which brings out nutty notes that add complexity to the final result. And a great example of this lesson is sopa seca, which translates to dry soup from the ...

Trivia Night at St. Joseph & St. Patrick

ESCANABA — There will be a Trivia Night Fundraiser Saturday, January 15, at St. Joseph & St. Patrick Parish Hall (basement of church). Registration is at 5 p.m. and the first game is at 5:30 p.m. Team should consist of 2-6 people. There is a fee to play as well as a fee for dinner, ...

Millennial Money: Now is the time to build your credit

By Colin Beresford of NerdWallet Sooner than you may realize, your credit score will start to matter. A solid credit score can be the difference between qualifying for an apartment or a low-interest car loan or missing out. So to have credit ready when you need it, the time to start ...

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Bartzcak – Taylor

Together with family and friends, Terry Bartczak former resident of Escanaba and Dave and Jen Sarder of Crystal Falls are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Tanner Bartczak, formerly of Crystal Falls, to Alex Taylor, formerly of Goodman, Wis. Alex is the son of Becky and ...

Fritz – Johnson

BARK RIVER — Scott and Mary Fritz, of Bark River, and Gary and Sue Johnson, of Cornell, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Abigail Fritz and Clayton Johnson. Clayton graduated from Escanaba High School in 2017. He then took courses at Bay de Noc Community College and ...

Paquin – Barnhart

Together with their parents, Brittney Ann Paquin and Colin Jacob Barnhart are happy to announce their engagement. Brittney is the daughter of Allen and Angie Paquin of Gladstone, Mich. Colin is the son of Craig and Mary Barnhart of Escanaba, Mich. The future bride is a 2019 graduate of ...

Casey – Sparks

Together with family and friends, Heather Casey and Jeffrey Sparks announce their engagement. Heather Casey is the daughter of Jamie and Stacy Casey of Gladstone, Mich. Jeffrey Sparks is the son of Larry and Bonita Sparks of Harvey, Mich. They are planning for a wedding in the summer of 2022.

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Fourniers Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Gary and Susan Fournier will celebrate 40 years of marriage December 10th. They were united in marriage in Escanaba, Michigan on December 10, 1982. The couple has resided in Hyde for the past 40 years where they raised their 3 daughters Harmony (Bill) Ebbesen of Greenville, WI, Joy (Michael) ...

Preys celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

HYDE — Carey and Sharon (Bittner) Prey were married 50 years ago on Oct. 23, 1971, at St. George’s Catholic Church in Bark River. They celebrated their 50th with mass at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish in Escanaba and a reception and dance with family and friends at the Highland Golf ...

Labres celebrate 40 years of marriage

ESCANABA — Rodney and Kimberly (Kollmann) Labre, of Escanaba, recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was married Sept. 5, 1981, at St. Patricks Church, in Escanaba. Orginal attendants were Cindy Bink, matron of honor; Mary Dwyer Holt, bridesmaid; Andy Gavlek, best ...

Bugays celebrate 60 years of marriage

ESCANABA — Jim and Pat Bugay celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary on August 12th with a family dinner at the home of their daughter, Christine Wilson. Also, a family evening celebration was held at Hereford and Hops Restaurant hosted by their three children and their spouses, Steve ...

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Gerou-Hakeem

Walden Chicago, IL - was the setting for the July 9 wedding celebration of Ashley Gerou and Hakeem Olayanju of Chicago, IL. Drew Bradle, friend of the couple, officiated the ceremony. Serving as Maid of Honor for the ceremony was friend, Kendall Kennedy. Bridesmaids were friends, Deanna ...

Bellefeuil – Way

GLADSTONE — Tekla Rose Bellefeuil and Ryan Richard Way were married September 25, 2021, in Gladstone, Mich. Tekla is the daughter of Rosemary and Barry Bellefeuil. Ryan is the son of Corinne and Jeffery Way. Tekla graduated from Bark River-Harris in 2012. Ryan is a 2009 Escanaba High School ...

Dunnigan – Harris

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Elizabeth Lauren Dunnigan and William Overton Harris IV were married June 19, 2021, at Keswick Vineyards in Charlottesville, Va. Liz is the daughter of Mary and Stephen Dunnigan. Will is the son of Dr. and Mrs. William Overton Harris III. Both Liz and Will ...

Laundre – Kozlowski

LITTLE SUAMICO, Wis. — With their family and close friends in attendance in the beautiful Smoky Mountains, Tracy Laundre, daughter of the late John and Nancy Laundre, and Gary Kozlowski, son of Ray and the late Helen Kozlowski, exchanged wedding vows. Family and friends traveled from ...

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Birth Announcements

HANNAH — An infant girl, Lylah Louise, was born to Chelsea Swayer and Brenden Hannah on Dec., 6, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Lylah arrived at 9:40 a.m., weighing 8 pounds, 2.4 ounces and was 18.25 inches in length at birth. Lylah Louise joins two siblings. The baby’s grandparents are ...

Birth Announcements

SEGERSTROM— An infant girl, Hazel Ronnie, was born to Danielle (Pederson) and Paul Segerstrom on Dec., 7, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Hazel arrived at 9:43 a.m., weighing 9 pounds, 02 ounces and was 19 inches in length at birth. The Hazel’s grandparents are Greg and Carla Pederson of ...

Birth Announcements

MINOR — Gladstone residents Ilsa (Matthes) and Fred Minor welcomed a son, Pierce Frederick Minor, born at OSF St. Francis Hospital on Nov. 26 at 6:14 p.m. Pierce weighed 9 pounds, 1.6 ounces and was 19.5 inches long at birth. He is the couple’s first child. Pierce’s grandparents are ...

William Donald

CLARK — Kingsford residents, Stacy (Garlow) and Gary Clark, welcomed a son, born at OSF St. Francis Hospital on November 23 at 5:33 a.m. William Donald weighed in at 8 pounds, 13.8 ounces, and was 21 inches long at birth. William’s grandparents are Brenda Garlow and Earl and Carrie Plimpton ...

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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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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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Rummage and bake sale Sept. 4 in Rock ROCK — The Rock Senior Citizen’s Corporation will be hosting a rummage sale on Saturday, Sept. 4 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Rock Senior Center. The Rock Legion Auxiliary will also be holding a bake sale under the awning outside the Center during ...

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 ...