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Delta Force students learn on Education Day

ESCANABA — Delta Force students learned from education leaders at the Delta-Schoolcraft Intermediate School District and the professionals at the Learning Center during Education Day on Thursday, Sept. 15. In this session, students explored the issues impacting education in Delta County, and ...

As ‘buy now, pay later’ plans grow, so do delinquencies

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans have grown fond of “buy now, pay later” services, but the “pay later” part is becoming increasingly difficult for some borrowers. Buy now, pay later loans allow users to pay for items such new sneakers, electronics, or luxury goods in installments. ...

Column: A Fairly Fun History of the Upper Peninsula State Fair

ESCANABA — This past week, I met with the Bay Sages group at the college. I was tasked with presenting information about the history of the U.P. State Fair and to report on the 2022 record-setting fair. Thanks to information gathered by our resident historian, Ann Jousma Miller, and the ...

Delta Force students participate in Environment Day

ESCANABA — Delta Force students learned from business leaders at Billerud and Department of Natural Resources professionals during Environment Day on Thursday, Aug. 25. In the seventh session of this year’s Delta Force class, students discovered the fascinating history and growth of ...

Grow & Lead hires outreach coordinator

MARQUETTE — Grow & Lead: Community and Youth Development announces the addition of Taylor Olson-Brutto to its staff as outreach coordinator. The position includes communications and marketing, member relations and the @Give906 GivingTuesday community campaign. “We are excited to ...

Governor’s Day at U.P. State Fair showcases Delta County’s best

ESCANABA — This year’s U.P. State Fair Governor’s Day Lunch showcased not only the governor, but also the delicious culinary talents of Delta County Chamber of Commerce member businesses. ‘A Taste of Membership’ Held under the Activities Tent at the fairgrounds on Thursday, ...