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VanTilburg to promoted to director of business development at LSCP

MARQUETTE — The Lake Superior Community Partnership is pleased to announce the promotion of Mary VanTilburg to Director of Business Development. VanTilburg is from Alanson, Mich. She graduated from Central Michigan University in 2010 with a degree in Business Management. VanTilburg has been ...

Gwinn native graduates from US Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Alexander Redlon of Gwinn successfully completed four years of challenging academic, physical, and professional military training, graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy May 25 with a bachelor of Science degree in Weapons and Systems Engineering and a commission as a U.S. ...

Iron River native graduates from Air Force basic training

IRON RIVER — U.S. Air Force Airman Mark J. Fittante Jr. graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, ...

Marquette Elks Lodge holds annual family picnic

Marquette Elks Lodge 405 recently held its annual family picnic at the Tourist park in Marquette. Over 80 members and their families attended the event. Pictured from left: Trevor O’Connor, Jackson O’Connor, Bob Duprais and Lloyd O’Connor.

NHS Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion

The Negaunee High School Class of 1968 recently held a 50-year class reunion. Pictured from left, row one: Mike Jarvi, Joan White Sunne, Diane Kevern Cassiday, Gail Hietala Wolf, Lois Kangas Cross, Pam Darling Barber, Diane Nurmi Piirainen, Donna Pynnonen Vanstraten, Carolyn DeGabriele Hume, ...