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Thursday: Boomers & Beyond

Finding legal advice in U.P.

From the state of Michigan MARQUETTE — The following organizations can help you with legal services and referrals. The resources are listed by city with serving counties. For more information or if your city is not listed, please contact the State Bar of Michigan toll-free at (800) ...

RSVP in need of volunteers

MARQUETTE — Seniors in Marquette County need your help. Volunteers age 55 and over are needed to transport seniors in your community to their non-emergency medical appointments. Many seniors do not have family or friends available to drive them to medical appointments, and riding the bus is ...

Retired state employees to meet

HOUGHTON — State Employee Retirees Association members from the Upper Peninsula plan a noon luncheon July 15 at Kestner Park in Houghton. The group of State of Michigan retirees will share Roy’s Pasties and sandwiches for lunch before a business session. The meeting will feature a ...

U.P. Whitetails coordinates boar hunt

MARQUETTE — For 25-plus years, Terry Weigold from Upper Peninsula Whitetails of Marquette County has helped to coordinate and guide MVH D.J. Jacobetti’s Annual Boar Hunt. This year, U.S. Army veteran and MVHDJJ member, Rodney Runion, successfully bagged a 250# wild boar Special thanks to ...

A time of war

NEGAUNEE — In 1943, guys and dolls were gliding across the dance floor to Glenn Miller’s band playing “That Old Black Magic” and Bing Crosby was tugging at heart strings, singing “I’lll Be Home for Christmas.” John Pavaglio of Negaunee wasn’t taking a turn on the dance floor ...

Unique approach for a unique place

MARQUETTE — At Trillium House, the mission has always been to provide compassionate, 24-hour care and support for those who are enrolled in hospice care. Tucked into a quiet neighborhood in Marquette south of 41, the eight-bedroom adult foster care is designed with privacy, dignity and ...