1st annual Color U.P. Fun Run/Walk
MARQUETTE — The Women’s Center Inc. is hosting a 5K Color Fun Run on Saturday.
It is not a fundraiser but an event to raise awareness of sexual assault. Approximately 195 people are registered for the event. It will start at 8 a.m. at the Heritage Trail Head in Negaunee.
DNR works to live-capture bear
NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP — Officials from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are working with residents around the 100 block of Midway Drive to live capture what is suspected to be an injured black bear, according to a post made on Negaunee Township’s official Facebook page.
Officials from the township said the bear has been frequenting houses in the Midway Drive area, and one of the residents there noticed what appeared to be an injured paw.
DNR officials are asking residents to remove their bird feeders and other sources of food until the animal is trapped.
Turkey hunting applications available
LANSING — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the fall turkey hunting application period runs through Aug. 1. The application fee is $5. Applications and licenses may be purchased at any authorized license agent or online at www.mdnr-elicense.com.
The 2017 fall turkey season runs Sept. 15 to Nov. 14. A total of 51,350 licenses are available, including 4,650 general licenses and 46,700 private-land licenses.
Information about fall turkey hunting can be found at www.michigan.gov/turkey.