Delta Force students learn on Education Day

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ESCANABA — Delta Force students learned from education leaders at the Delta-Schoolcraft Intermediate School District and the professionals at the Learning Center during Education Day on Thursday, Sept. 15. In this session, students explored the issues impacting education in Delta County, and ...

Trailer fire

Local News

Ilsa Minor | Daily Press Escanaba Public Safety officers pulled back the skirting of a trailer to look for hot spots underneath it after a fire was reported at the residence Thursday morning. The fire took place at Lot 63 of the Fairview Estates, near the U.P. State Fairgrounds. Responding to ...

Coleman to retire as Bay College president

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ESCANABA — Bay College President Laura Coleman announced her intent to retire during the college’s board of trustees meeting September 21. Coleman will retire effective June 30, 2023, as the fifth and longest-serving president in Bay College’s 60-year history. “The Bay College team ...

Powell’s stark message: Inflation fight may cause recession

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve delivered its bluntest reckoning of what it will take to finally tame painfully high inflation: Slower growth, higher unemployment and potentially a recession. Speaking at a news conference, Chair Jerome Powell acknowledged what many economists have ...

Lawyer: Teen a worry months before Michigan school shooting

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DETROIT (AP) — Some teachers and a counselor at a Michigan high school were aware of a teen's troubling interest in guns and violence months before he was accused of fatally shooting four students and wounding others, a lawyer representing victims' families said Thursday. “From literally ...

Play Review: Putnam County Spelling Bee a hilarious romp


ESCANABA — The COVID 19 pandemic forced a pause to many beloved traditions, so it really feels like home to be attending “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” with Players de Noc. For those of you whose spelling has drifted since your school days, fear not — this play by William ...