Spotlight

Daniele Carol Co. marks 1-year anniversary

The Lake Superior Community Partnership recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Daniele Carol Co. to celebrate one year at its studio in downtown Marquette, at 617 N. Third St. Owner and lead photographer Daniele Carol started 14 years ago and she and her team have a wide range of skills ...

Get out and see what summer has in store

“Then followed that beautiful season... Summer... Filled was the air with a dreamy and magical light, and the landscape Lay as if new created in all the freshness of childhood.” - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow As May begins to wind down, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial beginning of ...

Legislators recognize LSCP’s 20 years

On April 17 the Lake Superior Community Partnership was recognized by Gov. Rick Snyder and the Upper Peninsula legislators for its 20th anniversary and the economic development services it provides in the U.P. Pictured, from left: Sen. Wayne Schmidt; Rep. Sara Cambensy; Amy Clickner, LSCP CEO; ...

NHS honor roll students recognized

NEGAUNEE — The following students have been named to the third quarter honor roll at Negaunee High School for the 2017-2018 academic year: GRADE 12 ALL A’s: Diana D’abaldo, Caylee Dempsey, Ender Harris, Delilah Hauswirth, Caitlyn Hendrickson, Allyson Jacobson, Breanna Johnson, Clara ...

Westwood announces third quarter honor roll

ISHPEMING — Westwood High School recently announced its third quarter honor roll students for the 2017-18 school year. All students marked with an asterisk (*) received 4.0 grade point averages. GRADE 12 ALL A’s: *Kendra Anderson, *Marissa Carello, *Bailey DeAugustine, *Jackson ...

Courage Incorporated receives grant from Shopko

Recently, local nonprofit group Courage Incorporated receIved a grant from the Shopko Foundation. Pictured from left: Mark Grasmick, Shopko store manager; Erik Conradson, Courage Incorporated co-founder; Josh Smith, Courage Incorporated veterans ambassador; and Ryan Nagel, Shopko manager. ...

Elks Lodge hosts veterans for fish fry

The Elks Lodge #405 of Marquette, along with the South Shore Fisherman’s Association, recently hosted veterans from the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans for a fish fry.

Krist Oil raises $25K for MDA

More than 70 Krist Food Mart locations in the Wisconsin and Upper Michigan area teamed with customers to raise $25,817 to help free kids and adults from the harm of muscular dystrophy, ALS and related life-threatening diseases that limit strength and mobility during the 36th annual MDA ...

IDI sponsors Start the Cycle participants

Integrated Designs Inc. has sponsored 26 Start The Cycle participants for the upcoming Iron Range Roll Bike race. Pictured from left: Aurora Dobbs of IDI; Peter Zenti, Andrew Farron of IDI, Briqlie Johnson-Hewitt, Justin Kalbfleisch, Laura MacDonald and Jasmine Huotari-Wolfe.

Remies Bar donates items to Girl Scouts

In conjunction with the “Spread Goodness” event, Remies Bar staff purchased over $300 worth of items to donate to Girl Scout Troop #5033’s Junior Bronze Award Project. The Girl Scouts are collecting various items to put together care packages for parents of NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care ...

Rotary supports ‘We The People’ team

The Rotary Club of Marquette is supporting Marquette Senior High School’s “We The People” team which went to Washington, D.C., to compete with winners from other states as they propose solutions to political and social issues. Shown with past president Tim Glover are Ryan Glover, Ted ...

Negaunee Middle School announces honor roll

These students have earned a place on the Negaunee Middle School’s honor roll for the 3rd quarter. Grade 5 All A’s Theresa Anderson Carsen Belanger Alyssa Borlace Paityn Brunette Kayla Crawford Macyn DellAngelo Morgan Emard Ian Engstrom Lauren Gaboury Bryce ...

Marquette DDA welcomes Opalus Salon

On March 21, Marquette Downtown Development Authority welcomed Opalus Salon to Marquette’s Downtown District. Opalus Salon is a full service salon located at 505 N. Third St., Marquette. Pictured, from right, is Tara Laase-McKinney, promotions and event coordinator, Marquette Downtown ...