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Kall Morris Inc. recognized with Best Small Business Award

MARQUETTE — Kall Morris Inc. has been recognized as one of the 2022 awardees for the Best Small Business Award, presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. KMI will be acknowledged on stage at the in-person awards ceremony during the 18th annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business Gala on ...

Sweetgrass Golf Course named NGCOA National Golf Course of the Year

ESCANABA — Island Resort & Casino’s original course, Sweetgrass, has been named the 2022 Golf Course of the Year by the National Golf Course Owners Association. The announcement was made at the NGCOA Golf Business Conference 2022 in Orlando. The NGCOA selected its winner based on ...

Key inflation gauge hit 6.1% in January, highest since 1982

WASHINGTON (AP) — An inflation gauge that is closely monitored by the Federal Reserve jumped 6.1% in January compared with a year ago, the latest evidence that Americans are enduring sharp price increases that will likely worsen after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The figure reported ...

Delta asks DOJ to put unruly passengers on the no-fly list

NEW YORK (AP) — Any person convicted of a disruption on board a flight should be added to the national “no fly” list, Delta Air Lines told the U.S. Department of Justice. In a letter to the Justice Department Attorney General Merrick Garland dated Thursday, Delta CEO Ed Bastian said ...

Scott White inducted into the Michigan Insurance Hall of Fame Class of 2021

MARQUETTE — The Michigan Insurance Hall of Fame honored five outstanding insurance industry leaders, legends, and innovators at the annual induction ceremony this past October at the Crowne Plaza Lansing West. One of those inductees was Scott White, chief executive officer at VAST. “I ...

News from the Greater Munising Area: Annual February events are back

Three popular events are once again taking place this month in Alger County after a year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. Ice climbing, sled dogs, and pushing outhouses along a snowy track – the unique celebrations bring life to the area in the dead of winter: Michigan Ice Fest, ...