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Today A.A., Three Fires building, 7 p.m. D Rd., Hannahville A.A., closed, Big Book Study, Hiawatha Behavior Health, 7:30 p.m., 125 N. Lake St., Manistique A.A., St. John Neumann Church, 7 p.m. CDT, Spalding. AMVETS, AMVETS hall, 6:30 p.m., Escanaba. Delta County Cancer Alliance Board, ...

Escanaba council looks at road funding

ESCANABA — During a work session scheduled for this morning, Escanaba City Council met at city hall to discuss potential road funding options. During council’s regular board meeting set for 7 p.m. Thursday at city hall, council will consider bids for leak detection work and fire hydrant ...

Bay College hosts acoustic duo D & Chi

ESCANABA The Bay College Campus Activities Board welcomes acoustic due D & Chi! They will perform on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a show time at 7 p.m. D & Chi got their start on the streets of the bishop-arts district in Dallas, Texas. The duo focuses on lyrical ...

YMCA group fitness session underway

ESCANABA — A five-week session of group exercise programming is underway at the Northern Lights YMCA Delta program center. Available classes include: YDANCE, YFIT, Boot Camp, YRIDE, sit and get fit, various yoga programs, and water aerobics. For early birds there are 5:45 a.m. 30 minute boot ...

Reverend Raven to perform April 6

GLADSTONE — Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys with special guest Westside Andy will be playing at the Terrace Bay Hotel in Gladstone on Friday, April 6 at 8 p.m. All profits from this concert will benefit the Escanaba Rotary Trust for Children with Special Needs – Camp ...

DCHS program to feature Schultz photos

ESCANABA — Rich Anzalone will present “Another Wednesday with Bernie” on Wednesday, Feb. 21. The presentation is the first of three in the 2018 Winter Outreach Series offered by the Delta County Historical Society in partnership with the Escanaba Public Library. The program begins at 7 ...

Sock hop for kids planned at YMCA

ESCANABA — Northern Lights YMCA’s Little Cupid Sock Hop will be held Friday, Feb. 16, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the YMCA gym for kids in grades kindergarten through third. There is a cost to attend. The events is an evening filled with dancing, contests, pizza, and fun. Children can bop, jump, ...

Secretary of State office to close Feb. 19

LANSING — Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds residents that all offices will be closed in observance of Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 19. Customers can hop online at ExpressSOS.com to renew their license plate tabs and driver’s licenses, change their address or get a replacement ...

Bay College Board Scholarship awarded

Courtesy photo Dr. Matt Barron, right, vice president of academic affairs at Bay College congratulates Bay College student, Erica Rubick. Rubick was a recipient of the Bay College Board Scholarship for academic year 2017-2018. The Bay College Board Scholarship is awarded each year to 10 high ...

Dentistry From The Heart is Saturday

RON MOUNTAIN — The John Fornetti Dental Center will present Dentistry From The Heart on Saturday, Feb. 17. Dentistry From The Heart provides free dental care to those in need. Each year since 2001, dentists from around the country donate their time and services to provide free dental care to ...

Bay offers home brewing workshop

ESCANABA — Bay College Training and Development is offering a new non-credit workshop in home brewing. Brew School 101: Getting Started in Home Brewing, will take place every other Wednesday, Feb. 21 – May 30 from 5 to 10 p.m. This 40-hour workshop will teach participants all 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 ...

AARP offers tax assistance at library

ESCANABA — AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, and is celebrating its 50th year. The program offers free tax preparation help to anyone, especially those who are 50 or older and are of low- to middle-income. Membership in AARP is not ...

LaFave: Law creates educational options

LANSING — State Rep. Beau LaFave applauded a new state law to allow students of school districts along state borders to have more dual enrollment education options. “Educational opportunities for students should not be limited by physical borders,” said LaFave of Iron Mountain. ...

February MARSP meeting in Manistique

MANISTIQUE — The monthly MARSP meeting will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the First Baptist Church, 319 Walnut St., in Manistique, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Following the luncheon, Maddy Maline, a confirmand from Zion Lutheran Church, will explain the Backpacks for Emerald project. A ...

Princess fundraiser benefits local BBBS

ESCANABA — The PM School Cosmetology Arts & Sciences, located at 1625 Sheridan Road, Escanaba, will be holding its annual Princess for a Day fundraiser, on Saturday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A donation includes a royal tiara, princess up-style, majestic mini manicure, photo ...

Love Your Library Day is Feb. 12

GLADSTONE — The Friends of the Gladstone Library invite the public to visit your library on Monday, Feb. 12. The group will be celebrating “Love Your Library” day with free cookies and beverages from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Participants will be able to meet the staff, get a free library ...

North Central in High School Bowl

NMU photo The North Central Jets played the Chassell Panthers in the second round of High School Bowl and were defeated by a score of 250-40. Representing North Central, seated from left, are players Fabian Chartier, team captain Eric Strahl, Jasmine Walters and Zach Strahl. Standing are ...

Bay seeks outstanding alumni nominations

ESCANABA — The Bay College Alumni Association is currently seeking nominations for the Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award to be presented during the Awards Dinner on April 17. This award was established in 1999 by the Alumni Association to recognize and honor an outstanding graduate of ...

Defendants bound over from district court to Delta County Circuit Court

ESCANABA — The following individuals were recently bound over from Delta County District Court to circuit court in unrelated cases. Scott Joseph Kane, 55, of 1414 S. 13th St., Escanaba, was bound over on one count of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, third offense, a five-year ...