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Boat safety checks set for June 21-23

ESCANABA — The Marine Division of the Delta County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting free vessel safety checks June 21, 22 and 23. According to the office, the checks are free to the public and are used to guide and assist the public with ensuring the correct required items are on their ...

NAMI to meet Thursday in Marquette

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, ...

Daily Planner

Today A.A., closed, Delta Drop-In, 10 a.m., Escanaba. 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, ...

Local groups support Camping for Cancer event

Clarissa Kell | Daily Press A local club, credit union and business donated money to the Our Community Fighting Cancer organization for its Camping for Cancer event recently. Mark Coyne of U.P. Sandstormers presents a check of $500; Dylan Bloniarz from Delta County Credit Union presents a ...

UP Health System Hospice/LHC Group named a We Honor Veterans Partner

ESCANABA — It may surprise many people to learn that two percent of those who die every year in the U.S. are veterans. To help provide care and support that reflect the important contributions made by these men and women, UP Health System Hospice has become a national partner of We Honor ...

Daily Planner

Today A.A., open, Delta Drop-In Center, 10 a.m., 1500 N. 19th St., Escanaba. 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). A.A., closed, St. Thomas School, 7:30 p.m., ...

Chenier’s Greenhouse makes donation to Honor Flight

Courtesy photo Chenier’s Greenhouse has donated $2,012 to Upper Peninsula Honor Flight. Above, greenhouse co-owners John Chenier, left, and Nick Chenier, right, present the donation to U.P. Honor Flight board member Marie Chenier, center. Chenier’s Greenhouse raised the money it donated ...

Individuals sentenced in circuit court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated charges. Sarah Ellen Seymour, 30, of 103 N. 5th St., Escanaba, pleaded guilty to attempted controlled substance - possession of meth/ecstasy. She was sentenced to three months in jail and ...

Webinars on Back Forty Mine project

MENOMINEE — The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) will host two online public meetings June 17-18 to inform the public about the Aquila Back Forty Mine applications and permitting process. The proposed project would be located in Menominee County in the ...

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 ...

Daily Press Student of the Year

Jordan Beck | Daily Press Daily Press Publisher Corky Deroeck, left, presents a check to Daily Press 2019 Student of the Year Skylar LaPine Wednesday. LaPine, a Mid Peninsula School graduate who plans to pursue a career in the medical field, received a $1,000 monetary award from the Daily ...

Manistique amends city budget

MANISTIQUE — A final round of amendments to the city of Manistique’s budget for the 2018-19 fiscal year was approved by the Manistique City Council during a recent meeting. In the original version of Manistique’s 2018-19 budget, total general fund revenues were listed as $2,235,468 and ...

Courts

DISTRICT COURT ATTEMPTED RETAIL FRAUD Logan Clayton Boho, 26, of 1305 Ludington St. Apt. 1, Escanaba, pleaded guilty to retail fraud - attempted third; 12 days jail; six months probation; $1,150 fines and costs. DISORDERLY PERSON Jessica Lyn Siedlecki, 42, of 15 S. 3rd St., Gladstone, ...

Free skin screening on Saturday

ESCANABA — On Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., dermatologists Dr. Milton Soderberg and Dr. Jordan Brooks from Marquette, Mich. will hold a skin screening at Bethany Lutheran Church 202 S. 11th Street in Escanaba. The screening helps identify early cancers. All are welcome, and the ...

Free vessel safety checks offered

ESCANABA —The Marine Division of the Delta County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting free vessel safety checks June 21, 22 and 23. According to the office, the checks are free to the public and are used to guide and assist the public with ensuring the correct required items are on their ...

Camino De Santiago presentation at Esky library tonight

ESCANABA — The Escanaba Public Library welcomes Escanaba native Judy Lindsey and Barbara Robidoux of New Hampshire to the library on June 13 at 6:30 p.m. for a program on the Camino de Santiago trail. The Camino de Santiago, also known as The Way, is a 500-mile long trail in Spain that winds ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court in unrelated cases. Logan Lyn Johnson, 24, of 226 N. 15th St., Escanaba, pleaded no contest to one count of criminal sexual conduct - second degree (multiple variables). Johnson was sentenced to 10 to ...

Library friends host game night June 20

GLADSTONE — The Friends of the Gladstone Library will host their annual spring Card Party and Game Night on Thursday, June 20, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the library. Coffee and dessert will be served. A “Red, White and Blue” summer Reader’s Basket will be raffled off. Call to reserve a ...

Alzheimer’s expert gives talk in Esky

ESCANABA — The regional director of the Greater Michigan Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, Jake Bilodeau, was in Escanaba June 5 to give a presentation at the Gary Abrahamson, Jr. Memory Care Center. June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Bilodeau was the guest speaker of ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Sean Michael Pach, 49, of 6398 D Road, Bark River, was bound over on three counts of police officer - assaulting/resisting/obstructing, each a two-year felony ...