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LaFave, House committee take up gun bills

LANSING — The House Military, Veterans and Homeland Security Committee, chaired by state Rep. Beau LaFave, heard testimony on a bipartisan plan that would implement “constitutional carry” in Michigan. The legislation before the committee, House Bills 4770-4774, would let law-abiding ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Joshua James Tellefsen, 36, of 1316 Stephenson Ave., Escanaba, was bound over on one count of controlled substance - possession of meth/ecstasy, a 10-year ...

Bay College club hosts Haunted Lab

ESCANABA — Bay College’s EMT and Paramedics Club will present its annual Haunted Lab and Bake Sale on Tuesday, Oct. 29, from 5 to 8 p.m. in room 2021 at M-TEC. M-TEC is located at 2000 N. 30th St. in Escanaba. The public, Bay College students, and staff are welcome to attend. The event ...

Gladstone Indian Education Fall Feast

GLADSTONE — The Gladstone Indian Education Program will host its annual Fall Feast Monday, Oct. 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the junior high /Jones cafeteria. The event features dinner, drumming and giveaways. Miigwetch to the Sault Tribe and the Hannahville Indian Community for supporting this ...

Police

Patio door is vandalized in Escanaba ESCANABA — A patio door on a home on the 300 block of 7th Street in Escanaba was damaged by a BB gun recently, according to Escanaba Public Safety Department. Officers were called to the home for a report of damage done to the patio door at 4:18 p.m. ...

American Legion has new criteria

ESCANABA — New criteria has recently been passed for American Legion membership. The American Legion was established on March 15, 1919. Congress chartered the American Legion on Sept. 16, 1919. Membership then was World War I war veterans only. Then from World War II, veterans serving ...

NAMI plans meeting Oct. 17

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. A support group will gather Thursday, ...

Wizard of Oz musical adds performance

ESCANABA — Upon recently reaching capacity and selling out tickets to the public at large for all performance dates, an additional performance date has been announced for the Wizard of Oz musical at Bay College. The additional performance is Saturday, Nov. 9, at 1 p.m. in the Besse Theater. ...

Defendants sentenced in court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Kristy Lynn Olson, 25, of 4696 Sandy 16.65 Lane, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to one count of controlled substance - possession of meth/ecstasy and one count of jails - prisoner ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT BREAKING AND ENTERING A VEHICLE Stephan Phillip Lacy, 32, of 810 S. 18th, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to one count of breaking and entering a vehicle to steal property less than $200 and one count of attempted resist and obstruct; 93 days jail for the first of these counts, 150 ...

Planner

Today A.A., closed, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. A.A., closed, (step meeting) First Baptist Church, 7:30 p.m., Manistique (rear entrance). A.A., closed, Group Study, Delta Drop-In, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Al-Anon, open, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, ...

McBroom attends executive order signing

LANSING — State Sen. Ed McBroom was among a group of state and local elected officials who were invited to join President Donald Trump for the signing of two executive orders at the White House recently. The executive orders are part of the president’s commitment to reducing regulations ...

Campus, community flu shot clinic set

ESCANABA — The Bay College Student Wellness Committee, together with Public Health Delta & Menominee County, are offering a free flu clinic. Free flu shots will be provided to students, staff and the public on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The clinic will be temporarily set up ...

Salvation Arm trick-or-treating fo food

ESCANABA — The Salvation Army will be trick-or-treating for non-perishable food items in Escanaba and Gladstone during its “Scare Away Hunger” event. The event will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Routes for the event can be found on the Salvation Army’s Facebook ...

Hunters have option to donate venison

ESCANABA — Successful deer hunters have the option to donate their venison to help feed the hungry. The Venison Project was started 27 years ago by Barb Nemacheck and has collected 32,000 pounds of venison for the needy. To donate a deer, field dress it and take it to Steve Soderman’s ...

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 ...

Davis to speak at Bay STEM Colloquia

ESCANABA — The Bay College Math Science Division will host a presentation on photonic metamaterials. Bay alumnus James Davis will speak at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, in room 125 of the Math Science Building at Bay College’s Escanaba Campus. The presentation will be available ...

Scare Away Hunger food drive set

ESCANABA — The Salvation Army will be trick-or-treating for non-perishable food items in Escanaba and Gladstone during its “Scare Away Hunger” event. The event will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Routes for the event can be found on the Salvation Army’s Facebook ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Amy Lynn Teeple, 38, of 210 N. 13th St., Escanaba, pleaded guilty to one count of uttering and publishing - habitual offender - second offense notice. She was sentenced to 12 ...

Package stolen from front porch

ESCANABA — A package was reported stolen from a front porch on the 500 block of 20th Street in Escanaba recently. Escanaba Public Safety officers were called to the home for a larceny of a package at 2:17 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1. The resident explained he knew the package had been delivered ...