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Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently sentenced in Delta County Circuit Court on unrelated charges. Shelah Joel Tauriainen, 33, Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility, Ypsilanti, Mich., pleaded guilty to jails — furnishing contraband to prisoners. 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). A.A., closed, St. Thomas School, 7:30 p.m., Escanaba. Dual Recovery, Delta Alano Club, 7:30 p.m., Gladstone, ...

Brass band to perform at Karas bandshell

ESCANABA — Members of the Pangbourne and District Silver Brass Band will combine with members of the Mid-Michigan Brass Band from July 26 through Aug. 4 for its “Yooper Tour 2019.” The tour includes a stop in Escanaba July 30. The two bands started touring in 2014, before the Mid-Michigan ...

Dance It Up Dance Studio recital Sunday

GLADSTONE — The award-winning Dance It Up Dance Studio will be holding its annual recital Sunday, June 2, at the Gladstone High School auditorium. This year there will be two shows encompassing dancers from age 2 to 18. The first show will be at 2:30 p.m. and the second at 4:30 p.m. ...

Escanaba rec department gets grant

ESCANABA — The Escanaba Recreation Department accepted a grant award from the Hannahville Indian Community for supporting the Catherine Bonifas Civic Center After School Program, Catherine Bonifas Civic Center gym upgrades and the 2019 Rock the Dock community events. “Working with the ...

Bay Sages plan meeting on June 6

ESCANABA — The next meeting of the Bay Sages will be held on Thursday, June 6, at 10 a.m. at the Joseph Heirman University Center, Room 952. The program for the month will feature Don Pyle, manager of the Delta County Landfill. He will give a background of the landfill, how it’s financed, ...

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 ...

Bishop Noa Home veterans honored

Courtesy photo On Armed Forces Day, members of the Gladstone American Legion Post 71, along with Gladstone Honor Guards, Sons of the American Legion Squad 71, Marine Corp League, Boy Scout and Cub Scout troops 471 hosted a presentation at the Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba in honor of their ...

Placemaking projects in Delta County

ESCANABA — Delta County will be able to complete three new placemaking projects, thanks to the Prosperous Places Placemaking Mini-grant Program from the Regional Prosperity Council, which is administered by Central U.P. Planning and Development (CUPPAD). Starting in 2016, the Prosperous ...

Strings on the Bay series begins June 25

ESCANABA — Strings on the Bay, an annual summer chamber music series at Bay de Noc Community College, begins 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at the Besse Center Theater. This performance is the first of three concerts this summer and features local audience favorite performers. St. Joseph/St. ...

SHF adds physician to board of directors

MARQUETTE —The Superior Health Foundation welcomed Dr. Bryan Dixon to its board of directors at its May meeting. A native of Fairbanks, Alaska, Dr. Dixon is a partner at Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery in Marquette. He received his bachelor’s degree in philosophy at ...

Chamber Golf Outing Set for June 6

ESCANABA — The Delta County Chamber of Commerce will hold its 26th Annual Chamber Golf Classic Thursday, June 6th at the Escanaba Country Club Golf Course. Presented by Engineered Machine Products, the golf outing kicks off the charity golf season. A full day of sporting fun and ...

Courts

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Andrew Carl Lafave, 31, of 818 Dakota Ave., Gladstone, was bound over on the following counts: controlled substance - delivery/manufacture (schedules 1, 2 and ...

State Police at Gladstone Post to host Citizens Academy

GLADSTONE — The Michigan State Police (MSP) Gladstone Post will hold a Citizens’ Academy from June 20 to Aug. 1. There will be no class on July 4. The six-week academy will give citizens the opportunity to become familiar with the mission and operation of the MSP, understand the procedures ...

Escanaba students get awards, scholarships

ESCANABA — Escanaba High School announces that over $435,000 in memorial scholarships were awarded on May 22 through the generosity of our local community. They include: Robert J. & Elva M. Hirn Class A: Michael Kaven Robert J. & Elva M. Hirn Class B: Kyra Beck, Brianna ...

Malone named Outstanding Graduate

ESCANABA — Dionte Malone was selected as the 2019 Outstanding Graduate for the Bay College’s Math Science Division, with the award being sponsored by Engineered Machined Products (EMP) via the Bay College Foundation. Each year, Bay College selects an Outstanding Graduate from each of the ...

Weatherization program seeks applicants

ESCANABA — The MDS Community Action Agency’s Weatherization Program. MDSCAA serves Menominee, Delta, Schoolcraft, Marquette and Alger counties. The weatherization program is seeking eligible clients to conduct weatherization services, including air sealing, insulation and checking heating ...

Summer Benefit Concert Series returns

BARK RIVER –Sundays in summer bring music events at Northern Sun Winery as the vineyard hosts its annual Funday Sunday Benefit Concert Series. Now in its fourth season, the ”Funday Sunday” concert series on the grounds of the vineyard will bring: - Small Potatoes, a contemporary folk ...

Gladstone High School gives scholaships, awards

GLADSTONE — Gladstone High School recently presented scholarships and awards to members of the Class of 2019. They include: Everett Arts - Michigan Competitive Scholarship Qualifier. Elijah Balenger - Mead Corporation for Verso Escanaba Employees Scholarship, F. Richard Hoyler ...

Gladstone Scholarship and Student Loan Foundation awards

GLADSTONE — Gladstone Scholarship and Student Loan Foundation scholarships were awarded to graduating seniors May 22, 2019, at the Terrace Bay Inn. The value of the scholarships totaled $79,100. Recipients were: Ralph and Lily Rains Memorial Scholarship – Jacob Strasler, Isabel ...