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Lions donate to Toy Drop

Jim Thomas, left, of the Negaunee Lions Club, is shown presenting a $500 check to Kimme Peterson, board member of the Salvation Army, for the annual Toy Drop. Funds are used to purchase toys for needy families. The Negaunee Lions Club has been supporting the community and living their motto ...

Wells Fargo aids United Way

United Way of Marquette County recently received a donation of winter clothing from Wells Fargo employees. Pictured here is a family member of one of Cancer Care of Marquette County’s patients accepting a donation of needed winter clothing for their use this winter.

MCFCU aids Salvation Army

Employees of Marquette Community Federal Credit Union participated in the Salvation Army “Adopt a Family” Program. They used the money from their “Jeans Friday” to purchase gifts. From left, are Andrew Johnson and Ryan Brown from MCFCU and David Rushford from the Salvation Army.

Travel Marquette donates to Honey Bear Classic

From left, Travel Marquette’s Kristi Mills and Mike Bradford, The Honey Bear and Sven Gonstead are presented $750 for the Honey Bear Classic held in Big Bay to raise money for the local trails’ upkeep and expansion.

River Valley donates to Girl Scouts

River Valley Bank recently donated $250 to the Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes Thin Mint Snowshoe Shuffle. The event is scheduled for Feb. 2 from 2-4 p.m. at the Michigan Iron Industry Museum along Forge Road in Negaunee. Pictured, from left, are Senior Financial Specialist Max ...

Van Damme aids U.P. Honor Flight

From left: Jim Delmont and Missy Delmont of MJ VanDamme Trucking Inc. present a check to Scott Knauf of Upper Peninsula Honor Flight. Van Damme purchased six tickets to the Green Bay Packers/Detroit Lions game and raffled them off at the company’s Christmas party. The company matched the ...

Tino’s helps Cancer Care of Marquette County

Tinos Bar and Pizza in Negaunee is selling T-shirts designed by Yooper Shirts of Marquette. A portion of the proceeds is being donated to Cancer Care of Marquette County. Jason Argall co-owner of Tinos is shown presenting a check to Dave Poirier of Cancer Care.

Westwood High School announces honor roll

Semester 1 GRADE 12 *Denotes 4.0 ALL “A’s”: Celeste C. Achatz, *Nathan D. Beckman, *Colin C. Bjorne, *Austin W. Brewer, *Jill S. Laiho, *Amanda R. Matznick, Alysha C. Nelson, *Nathan R. Ostlund, Isabella R. Revello, *Dakota S. Rodda, Victoria M. Schultz, *Elizabeth J. Snell, *Raija ...

Negaunee High School announces honor roll

The following students have been named to the first quarter honor roll at Negaunee High School for the 2018-2019 academic year. Grade 9 (All As) Christiana Anderson, Madison Austin, Natalie Bell, Raquel Carlson, Emily Gauthier, Alyssa Hill, Nicholas Hill, Emma Krause, Kaylee Krellwitz, ...