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Pelto appointed to attorney general office

LANSING — Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced the appointment of Assistant Attorney General Jessica Pelto to the department’s Marquette satellite office. This is the first time in more than a decade the Michigan Department of Attorney General has stationed an assistant attorney ...

Anglim promoted to police chief

GRANDVILLE, Mich. — The Grandville City Council confirmed Deputy Police Chief Paul Anglim’s promotion to police chief in January. Anglim, the son of Marilyn and the late SSGT Adrian Anglim, was born and raised in Gladstone. He began his law enforcement career with the Gladstone Department ...

Apprentice of the Year dinner is Saturday

HARRIS — There will be an Apprentice of the Year dinner on Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris. Doors open from 5 to 6 p.m. with a cash bar. A sit-down dinner is at 6:15 p.m. with speakers and awards presentation at 7 p.m. The Apprentice of the Year Event names ...

Bay scholarship deadline approaching

ESCANABA — Bay College awards nearly 300 scholarships every year to graduating high school seniors, current students, and returning learners. Over $420,000.00 is available for students in scholarships for Academic Year 2020-2021, and a scholarship application must be submitted by March 15 to ...

OSF Hospice to host volunteer training

ESCANABA — OSF Hospice will host volunteer training for community members interested in becoming volunteers for hospice. Hospice volunteers have unique duties and spend their time with the terminally ill to provide a kind and comforting presence. They give the patient’s family and ...

Masonville firefighters get donation

Courtesy photo Masonville Township Fire Department received a donation of $1,100.47 from the Escanaba Meijer store. The donation will be used to purchase extrication equipment. Above, Jessica Daniels-Warner, Escanaba Meijer store director, hands a check to Masonville Township Fire Department ...

Bay College signs transfer agreements

ESCANABA — Transferring to a four-year college or university from Bay College will now be simpler thanks to new transfer agreements signed with 25 Michigan colleges and universities. “This is a terrific opportunity for students in our community. Our students have had great success ...

EMS committee creates scholarship

ESCANABA — The Bay College EMS Conference Committee has developed two scholarships to be awarded to students enrolled in the EMT or paramedic program at Bay College. The scholarships will assist students in pursuing a career in the medical professions of emergency medical technician (EMT) or ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT ASSAULT Eric Moran, 41, of 3101 14th Ave. S., Escanaba, pleaded guilty to one count of assault — aggravated and one count of breaking and entering — illegal entry (without owner’s permission); 16 days jail, credit for four days served; six months probation; shall ...

Defendants get jail sentences on drug changes

ESCANABA — An Escanaba woman was sentenced to seven months in jail on a drug charge in Delta County Circuit Court recently. Marissa Mae Tallberg, 24, of 312 N. 19th St., Apt. No. 2, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to one count of controlled substance - possession/analogues. She was sentenced to ...

Planner

Today A.A., Pinecrest Medical Facility, 7 p.m. CDT, Powers. A.A., closed, Central United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m., 322 S. Lincoln Road (use rear entrance). Dual Recovery, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. Gamblers Anonymous, Open, Central United Methodist Church Room ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court on unrelated charges. Emma Jean Frederick, 61, of 11612 Fowler Road, Honor, Mich., pleaded guilty to one count of operating while intoxicated - third. She was sentenced to eight months in jail and ...

Archaeologist to present DCHS program

ESCANABA — The first of three programs in the Delta County Historical Society’s 2020 Winter Outreach series Is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 19. Eric Drake, Hiawatha National Forest archaeologist and Heritage Program manager, will talk about Anishinaabe loggers at Nahma in his program ...

Trevor Ohlsen to perform at Bay College

ESCANABA — Singer/songwriter Trevor Ohlsen will be performing at Bay College’s Besse Theatre on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. An Iron Mountain native, Ohlsen has found success in the music industry with his hit song “Michigan” along with “Speechless” and “All Over Again.” ...

CBC Skeet Shoot scheduled April 4

MANISTIQUE — The Manistique Rifle & Pistol Club will hold a CBC Skeet Shoot Saturday, April 4, at the Manistique Rifle & Pistol Club starting at noon. The public is welcome and all proceeds will be donated to CBC. The indoor range will be open for pistol and rimfire rifle. For more ...

Bay, LSSU Business Professionals of America students advance to nationals

ESCANABA — The Bay College/LSSU Regional Center Business Professionals of America (BPA) student club has advanced five students to the National Leadership Conference (NLC) in Washington, D.C. May 6 - 10. Maia Roll, BPA Club President, took two 1st place finishes at the BPA State Leadership ...

New troopers at Gladstone, Mansitique posts

GLADSTONE — The Michigan State Police (MSP) has announced the assignment of two new troopers to the Delta, Menominee, Schoolcraft counties area. Trooper Ethan Metras was assigned to the Gladstone Post and Trooper Juliana Arnold was assigned to the Manistique Outpost. Both Trooper Metras ...

Bay scholarship deadline approaching

ESCANABA — Bay College awards nearly 300 scholarships every year to graduating high school seniors, current students, and returning learners. Over $420,000.00 is available for students in scholarships for Academic Year 2020-2021, and a scholarship application must be submitted by March 15 ...

Daily Planner

Today A.A., open, Garden Congregational Church, 9:30 a.m., M-183, Garden. A.A., open, Delta Drop In, 10 a.m., 1500 North 19th St., Escanaba. A.A., open, Friends and Family Group, Delta Drop-In Center, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba 786-9639. N.A., Hannahville Community Center, 10 ...

For the record

ESCANABA — A story on page 1A of Friday’s Daily Press contained an error. A marijuana ordinance reviewed by the Escanaba Planning Commission Thursday will not be going directly to the Escanaba City Council. The ordinance will be discussed at a public hearing at the March 12 planning ...