Saturday: Weekend

Celebrating FERMENTATION

MARQUETTE — The drinks will be flowing in Marquette’s Mattson Lower Harbor Park next weekend during the second annual Spring Fermentation Celebration. “It’s a fermentation celebration, not just a beer fest, so it showcases all fermented beverages,” said David Gill, president of ...

Salmon on the grill gets tasty with miso and lime juice

By MELISSA D’ARABIAN Associated Press Salmon season has arrived, and the markets are brimming with gorgeous wild varieties like King Salmon and Coho, which are perfect for grilling, poaching or even simply cooking in a lightly-oiled pan. With summer here, fire up the barbecue and ...

Iron Bay to serve up ‘creative comfort food’ and History

MARQUETTE — Years ago, the building at the corner of Lakeshore Boulevard and East Washington Street in Marquette housed an early automobile prototype. At one point it acted as a foundry and manufacturing center, and later served as a dance hall for local teenagers. Now, it’s a place where ...

Ishpeming fifth- and seventh-grade students taste test healthy foods

ISHPEMING — Fifth- and seventh-grade students at Ishpeming Public Schools participated in a healthy food tasting event Wednesday in an attempt to help encourage healthier lifestyles. “Our food service director for Chartwells made all natural items for the kids,” said Ishpeming health ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. 10:15am ...

Spending time staring at garbage cans is a waste

Something has happened to the thinking of Americans. A debilitating negativism is monopolizing our minds, making us angry, moody and depressed. We’ve never had it so good, but too many ignore these blessings and focus only on the faults of others and the nation. Upon returning from a trip ...

just a dessert?

By The Culinary Institute of America Fruit pies, ice cream, and fresh berry salads are summer staples, and you’ll never catch us turning any of those down. But even in the summer, the occasion may arise where you want to crank it up a notch. Whether it’s a bridal shower, anniversary ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. 10:15am ...

God creates world using stones — us!

“Beloved: Come to him, a living stone, rejected by human beings but chosen and precious in the sight of God, and, like living stones, let yourselves be built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. For it says in ...

NOW SHE’S COOKING

MARQUETTE — The Upper Peninsula has its first female certified executive chef, Nichole Durley-Rust, the chef de cuisine at Lagniappe Cajun Creole Eatery in Marquette. Durley-Rust on Monday completed her practical exam through the American Culinary Federation at Northern Michigan ...

May the Fourth Be With You

MARQUETTE — If you want to support a good cause while dressed up as your favorite “Star Wars” character, then DIGS in Marquette is the place you’ll want to be on Thursday. The gastropub, located at 154 W. Washington St., will host a fundraiser called “May the Fourth Be With You” ...

Diners may have to wait longer for restaurant calorie counts

By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON — Consumers hoping to find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again. New government rules to help people find out how many calories are in their restaurant meals are set to go into effect ...

Try reading Luke if struggling with one’s faith

“And so it happened that while they were conversing and debating, Jesus himself drew near and walked with them, but their eyes were prevented from recognizing him. He asked them, “What were you discussing as you walk along?” They stopped, looking downcast. One of then, named Cleopas, said ...

Church Briefs

Hope Free Lutheran marking 50 years ISHPEMING — Hope Free Evangelical Lutheran Church, located in west Ishpeming, will hold a worship service in celebration of its 50th Anniversary at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 7. The Rev. Dave Ryerson, current pastor of Hope, will give the message centered ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 9:00am Worship Child care available. 10:15am ...

Eat your VEGGIES

By MELISSA D’ARABIAN Associated Press I remember being told in marketing class back in graduate school that the fastest growing food category in America was hummus. Hummus, our professor insisted to us disbelieving students, would soon be ubiquitous. I should have heeded his advice and ...

Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

SEATTLE (AP) — A Starbucks barista has taken to social media hoping to make orders for the coffee chain’s much buzzed about Unicorn Frappuccino disappear. Starbucks’ entry into the unicorn food craze was released Wednesday and its popularity was too much for 19-year-old Colorado ...

USDA urges kitchen confidence

By RYAN JARVI Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE — About 48 million Americans suffer from food-borne illnesses, leading to 128,000 hospitalizations and 3,000 deaths each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s part of the reason why the U.S. Department of ...

Togo’s TOP HONORS

By RYAN JARVI Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE — During the summertime, when the sun is bright and the cool waters of Lake Superior are calling beachgoers and boaters, it’s not uncommon to see a line of people out the door at Togo’s in Marquette, General Manager Be Embley-Stoll ...

Trust in Jesus, who has risen from the grave

“After the sabbath, as the first day of the week was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to see the tomb. And behold there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven, approached, rolled back the stone and sat upon it. His appearance was like lightning ...