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How to afford summer road trips amid high gas prices

A summer road trip used to be a cost-effective, easy getaway. This year, soaring gas prices and expensive rental cars might make you think twice about hitting the road. According to the American Automobile Association, a federation of motor clubs throughout North America, the average gas ...

Briefs

Cancer Alliance seeks donations for golf outing ESCANABA — The Delta County Cancer Alliance Board has announced the return of the yearly golf outing fundraiser to be held Thursday, July 14 at the Escanaba Country Club. According to Alliance President Gayle DeShambo, the golf outing ...

Donations collected provide books to local children

ESCANABA — In an effort to help deliver the gift of reading to less fortunate children in the United States, The UPS Store®, located at 2425 Ludington Street, supports the Toys for Tots Literacy Program. This year marks the 13th anniversary of The UPS Store Toys for Tots Literacy Program, ...

Donations collected locally provide books to local children

ESCANABA — In an effort to help deliver the gift of reading to less fortunate children in the United States, The UPS Store®, located at 2425 Ludington Street, supports the Toys for Tots Literacy Program. This year marks the 13th anniversary of The UPS Store Toys for Tots Literacy ...

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Laviolette – Trenz

ST. LOUIS – Together with their families, Madeline Laviolette and Ryan Trenz are happy to announce their engagement. Madeline is the daughter of Scott and Linda Laviolette of Bark River, Mich. Ryan is the son of Steve and Sharon Trenz of St. Louis, Mo. Madeline is a 2010 graduate of ...

Madeline Laviolette and Ryan Trenz

ST. LOUIS – Together with their families, Madeline Laviolette and Ryan Trenz are happy to announce their engagement. Madeline is the daughter of Scott and Linda Laviolette of Bark River, Mich. Ryan is the son of Steve and Sharon Trenz of St. Louis, Mo. Madeline is a 2010 graduate of Escanaba ...

Engagement

DAGGETT/CRYSTAL FALLS - Grace Elizabeth Farnsworth of Daggett and Matthew William Bowser of Crystal Falls are engaged to be Married. Grace is a 2021 graduate of Bay College where she earned her Associate Degree in Nursing and is currently employed as a Registered Nurse at Advocate Aurora Bay ...

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 ...

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Zars celebrate 62nd wedding anniversary

RAPID RIVER — Mr. and Mrs. Victor M. Zar, of Rapid River, celebrated 62 years of marriage on May 7, 2022, with a family dinner at the Nahma Inn. Victor M. Zar and Joan R. (Meyer) Zar were married on May 7, 1960, at St. Thomas Church in Escanaba. They are the parents of four children: ...

Terres mark 67 years of marriage

ESCANABA — Ed and Carol Terres celebrated 67 years of marriage June 11. They were united in marriage in Wells, Mich. on June 11, 1955. The couple has resided in Danforth for most of their marriage, where they raised their six children: Mike, Bob, Sharon, Dan, Ed and Sandra. They enjoy their ...

Bucholzs mark 65 years of marriage

GLADSTONE — Wayne and Ivah Sue (Smith) Bucholz were united in marriage on June 8, 1957, in Owosso, Mich. Wayne and Sue spent the first half of their lives downstate in Harrison, Mich. where they enjoyed their cottage on Budd Lake. The later half has been spent in Gladstone, where they still ...

Carlsons celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

ESCANABA — David and Carol Carlson, of Wells, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married May 26, 1962 at Holy Family Church in Flat Rock. A special anniversary Mass was offered and a blessing given by Fr. Rick Courier pastor at St. Anthony Church in Wells. A ...

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Wedding Announcement

Mahovetz - Myers Huron, Ohio - In a small ceremony with immediate family, Lindsay Mahovetz and Travis Myers were married July 10, 2021 in Huron, Ohio. Lindsay is the daughter of Francis and Andrea Mahovetz of Perth Amboy, NJ and Deborah Mahovetz of North Brunswick, NJ. Travis is the son of ...

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 ...

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Braelynn Mae

PEPIN — An infant girl, Braelynn Mae was born to Chastity (Edington) and Chris Pepin of Escanaba on May 31, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Braelynn Mae arrived at 8:28 a.m., weighing 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18.5 inches in length at birth. Braelynn Mae joins one sibling. The baby’s ...

Noah Paul Courser

COURSER — A baby boy, Noah Paul, was born June 7, to Amber and Brandon Courser of Gladstone. The baby was delivered at 8:54 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20 inches long. Noah joins three siblings.

Evelyn Mai

RUDDEN — Michael and Stephanie Rudden of Alexandria, Va., are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Evelyn Mai, born 6:42 a.m. May 31 at Inova Women’s Hospital in Fairfax, Va. Evelyn, or “Evie” as she is fondly called, was 7 pounds 11 ounces and 20 1/2 inches long at birth. ...

RubyAnne Mae

SILSBY — An infant girl, RubyAnne Mae, was born to Michelle (Jackson) and Josh Silsby on June 7, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. RubyAnne arrived at 8:18 a.m., weighing 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 18 inches in length at birth. RubyAnne joins five other siblings.

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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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Briefs

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 ...