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Today A.A., closed, Delta Drop-In Center, 10 a.m., Escanaba. A.A., closed, Manistique Presbyterian Church of the Redeemer, 7:30 p.m., 314 Main Street, Manistique. A.A., closed, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. A.A., closed, Bottom Line, Central United Methodist Church, ...

Bishop Noa Home makes donations

ESCANABA — In the spirit of giving this Christmas season, The Bishop Noa Home for Senior Citizens donated food and $500 each to the St. Vincent de Paul Society (SVdP) and The Salvation Army. The food was donated by Bishop Noa Home staff, residents and families. Accepting the $500 and food ...

Stuck semi blocks Gladstone highway

GLADSTONE — A stretch of M-35 between the U.S. 2 & 41 and 29th Street in Gladstone was closed for a half hour Tuesday, after a semi hauling a yacht got stuck. Gladstone Public Safety Department officers were called to M-35 near the overpass by Krist Oil for a semi blocking the highway ...

Bay announces Rapid Enrollment Days

ESCANABA — Bay College is hosting Rapid Enrollment Days today from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both the Iron Mountain and Escanaba campuses. New, returning, and transfer students are invited to campus to get assistance with every step in the college process. This can include applying to the ...

Rapid Readers schedule meeting Jan. 9

RAPID RIVER — Rapid Readers will meet on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. at Jack’s Restaurant in Rapid River. “The Wedding Date” by Jasmine Guillory will be the first novel of the new year. Maxwell King’s “The Good Neighbor” is the title chosen for Thursday, Feb. 13. New members are ...

Relic Riders Snowmobile Club to meet

RAPID RIVER — The Rapid River Relic Riders Snowmobile club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, and Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the clubhouse to finalize plans for the Rapid River Relic Rider’s Show and Swap on Jan. 25 at the Lions Club in Rapid River. They will also meet on Jan. 22 at ...

Bishop Noa Home donates float winnings

ESCANABA — At this year’s Escanaba Christmas Parade, the Bishop Noa Home float earned second place honors in the open category, winning a cash prize of $150 and a red ribbon. The theme of the parade was “A Disney Christmas.” Bishop Noa Home’s float featured a castle and bridge, ...

Senior Theater Experience coming to Bonifas

ESCANABA — Whether you’ve been dreaming of the limelight, are an amateur thespian, or simply a theater lover, this winter and spring the Bonifas Arts Center is teaming up with Players de Noc to invite residents to experience the world on the other side of the stage. In February, the ...

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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, Study Group Delta Drop-In, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Al-Anon, open, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, ...

Bay honors legacy of Martin Luther King

ESCANABA — Bay de Noc Community College will be honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 20, from 11:30 A.M. to 1:30 p.m. with an event entitled “The Impact of Inequality.” The Escanaba campus event will be held in the Bay Cafe and speakers will include Capt. ...

Sault Tribe Board meets Jan. 7

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — A regular meeting of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians Board of Directors will be held at the held at the Kewadin Casino, in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., starting at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 7. The meeting will be preceded by “Matters Raised by the ...

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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 A.A., closed, St. Thomas School, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Dual Recovery, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, 428-1184. Gamblers Anonymous, Open, ...

Sackerson Charitable Foundation awards funds to local groups

ESCANABA — At a recent meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Edward J. Sackerson Charitable Foundation, the Trustees elected to award $141,764.00 to the following organizations: Holy Name School, $65,870.20 St. Joseph / St Patrick Church, $4,790.56 Elks Major Projects, ...

Bay College offices closed Jan. 9

ESCANABA — On Thursday, Jan. 9, all office at both Bay College campuses (Escanaba and Iron Mountain) will be closed for employee training. The Bay College Bookstore will be open for business 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. The winter 2020 semester begins on Monday, Jan. 13. Additional information can ...

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 ...

Boy Scout can, bottle drive is Saturday

ESCANABA — Boy Scout Troop 411 of Escanaba will again conduct a bottle and can drive as a fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to support troop functions. Scouts and leaders will be in uniform and collecting bottles and cans at Elmer’s County Market and at Walmart. All of ...

Breaking Bread set in Rapid River

RAPID RIVER — “Breaking Bread” will take place at Jack’s Restaurant in Rapid River on Tuesday, Jan. 7. The gathering will begin with a meal at 6 p.m. followed by a conversation on the awareness of God in our lives. For more information and to let us know who will be part of the meal, ...

Food pantry open in Gladstone

GLADSTONE — The Food Pantry at Trinity Episcopal Church, 901 Dakota (corner of 9th and Dakota streets) is open from 10 a.m. to noon on Sundays. For more information call 474-9926.

Fundraiser set for Donovan family

ESCANABA — There will be a fundraiser on Sunday, Jan. 5, for the Donovan family, of Harris Township at the U.P. Plumbers, Pipefitters and HVAN Local 111, 2601 N. 30th St. Escanaba from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be food, drink and dessert provided for a donation and takeout is available.

MARSP meeting slated Jan. 8

MANISTIQUE — The Retired School Personnel of Schoolcraft and Eastern Delta Counties will meet at The 40 Bar and Grill at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 8. Judy Behrend will give a presentation about the Eva Burrell Animal Shelter. Those wishing to attend may call 283-3209 by Sunday evening, ...