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Muffin tins are the key to neatly stuffed peppers

Dear Heloise: My kids love stuffed bell peppers, but it used to be so messy to make. Finally, I tried setting the bell peppers in the deep wells of an extra large muffin tin. The peppers sit upright, won’t fall over and are easier to fill than wrapping the peppers in foil. The easiest way to ...

UW-Green Bay announces honors list

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has made public the names of undergraduate students receiving semester honors for fall 2022 semester academic achievement. Students who earn a 4.0 grade point average, which represents all “A” grades, receive highest honors. High ...

Dealing with difficult siblings

Dear Readers: The letter “Calling It Quits” about coping with an unreasonable sibling — who the parents insist must be placated — generated an intense response from readers. Here are two interesting examples: Dear Annie: I love your column and agree with you most of the time, but you ...

Gen Z trusts social media for their financial advice

“Dave, who?” Dave Ramsey has been a household name in personal finance for decades. His popular radio program often has people call in to air their “Debt-Free Scream” to celebrate their liberation from debt. But while Dave remains popular with many adults, Generation Z is not a ...

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Anderson – Kretsch

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Chris and Kimberly Anderson of Escanaba, Mich., and Lanny and Barbara Kretsch of Manitowoc, Wis., are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Laura Anderson and Andrew Kretsch. Laura initially received her undergraduate nursing degree at Bay College in ...

Depuydt – Lebel

ARLINGTON, Va. — Together with their parents, Mikayla Depuydt and Spencer Lebel are happy to announce their engagement. Mikayla is the daughter of Jeff and Tracey Depuydt of Gladstone, Michigan. Spencer is the son of Tim and Sue Lebel of Dimondale, Michigan. Mikayla is a graduate of ...

LeGault – Cotton

CHICAGO — Together with their parents, Catherine LeGault and Jacob Cotton are happy to announce their engagement. Catherine is the daughter of Tim and Nancy LeGault of Gladstone, Michigan. Jacob is the son of Barney and Christine Cotton of Omaha, Nebraska. Catherine is a graduate of ...

Tufnell – Oslund

ESCANABA — Steve and Nancy Tufnell, of Wells, and Carl Oslund and Michele Alexander, both of Escanaba, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Laurie Tufnell and Derk Oslund. Laurie is a 1996 graduate of Escanaba High School and a 2000 graduate of Western Michigan ...

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Majestics ­celebrate 50 years of ­marriage

RAPID RIVER — George and Sally Majestic are celebrating 50 years of marriage. George Majestic, originally of Ensign Township, and the former Sally Anderson, originally of Escanaba, were wed Dec. 16, 1972 at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Rapid River. Attending the groom were Best Man Earl ...

Lippens celebrate 60 years of marriage

ESCANABA — Adolph (Jr.) and Phyllis (Schermer) Lippens celebrated their 60th Anniversary. The couple was married on Aug. 25 1962, at the Sacred Heart Church in Schaffer. Original attendants were the groom’s brother, John Lippens; bride’s brother, Harold Schermer; nephew, Jim Lippens; ...

Thinglums celebrate 50 years of marriage

ESCANABA — Gary, and Karen (Kleiman) Thinglum recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple were married, Aug. 26, 1972, at St. George’s Church in Bark River. A weekend gathering was hosted by their children, at their daughter Brenda’s house in Portage, Mich. on Aug. ...

LaMarchs celebrate their 60th anniversary

ESCANABA — William (“Bill”) and Janet (Bink) LaMarch will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on August 11, 2022. Bill and Jan were born and raised in Escanaba. After a move to California while Bill was stationed with the Marines, they moved back to Escanaba, where they raised ...

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Bower – Bintner

ESCANABA — Jennifer Bower became the bride of Jon Bintner during a 1 p.m. ceremony at St Joes and St. Patricks Catholic Church in Escanaba on June 11, 2022. A reception was held after at the Bark river Senior Center. Jennifer’s parents are Ken and Marcia Bower and Jon’s parents are Mike ...

Bower – Bitner

ESCANABA — Jennifer Bower became the bride of Jon Bintner during a 1 p.m. ceremony at St Joes and St. Patricks Catholic Church in Escanaba on June 11, 2022. A reception was held after at the Bark river Senior Center. Jennifer’s parents are Ken and Marcia Bower and Jon’s parents are Mike ...

Kaylin (Johnson) and Bradley Vandermissen

ESCANABA — Bradley Vandermissen and Kaylin Johnson were united in marriage on June 18, 2022, at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Escanaba with Pastor Paul Kelto officiating. Bradley is the son of Greg and Laura Vandermissen, of Gladstone, and Kaylin is the daughter of Erik and Diane Johnson, ...

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 ...

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Wyatt Jameson Blau

BLAU — Eric and Ali (Black) Blau, of Iron Mountain, welcomed their third child, a son, on Dec. 19, 2022 at 5:25 a.m. Wyatt Jameson weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19.0 inches long. He joins his sister, Olivia, and brother, Hunter, at home. Mark and Lisa Blau, of Rapid River, and Ken ...

Jordan Brian Raether

RAETHER — Bark River residents Caitlyn Fishell and Tyler Raether welcomed a son, born at OSF St. Francis Hospital on Jan. 9 at 1:53 p.m. Jordan Brian weighed in at 9 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long at birth. He joins brothers, Rian and Emmit in the family. His grandparents are ...

Wyatt Jameson Blau

BLAU — Eric and Ali (Black) Blau, of Iron Mountain, welcomed their third child, a son, on Dec. 19, 2022 at 5:25 a.m. Wyatt Jameson weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19.0 inches long. He joins his sister, Olivia, and brother, Hunter, at home. Mark and Lisa Blau, of Rapid River, and Ken ...

Averi Mae DuPont

DUPONT — Ford River residents, Kayla (Harris) DuPont and Richard DuPont of Ford River welcomed a girl Averi Mae born on Dec., 9 at 8:45 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was19 inches long at birth. She joins a brother, Myles. Averi grandparents are Gary and Michelle Harris, Denise ...

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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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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 ...