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Vigil held in Marquette Saturday

MARQUETTE — An International Day of Action by the Citizens for Peace and Justice of Marquette will include a vigil in front of the Post Office in Marquette from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. This local vigil is part of the International Day of Action to say No to war with Iran.

Injuries sustained following crash

MARQUETTE — Non-life threatening injuries were sustained by a Skandia woman involved in a single vehicle personal injury crash in Skandia Township this morning. The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash which occurred at approximately 5:35 a.m. on U.S. 41 near East ...

Outreach listening tour planned

MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Democratic Party is continuing its Outreach Listening Tours with a stop at the Crossroads Grille in Sands Township from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday. According to a press release from the Marquette County Democratic Party: “This is just the start of Outreach ...

Erickson Center program Sunday

MARQUETTE — The Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis, offers a Cookies and Canvas Family Paint Class — “HAPPY PENGUIN!” from 2-4:30- p.m. Sunday. The event had previously been scheduled for Jan. 12. Participants will join instructor Linda Anderson for a family canvas class. ...

Piano recital set

MARQUETTE — Members of Lake Superior Piano Workshop present their annual piano recital Sunday. The recital begins at 3 p.m. at the Federated Women’s Clubhouse, 104 W. Ridge St., Marquette. A free-will offering will be accepted to benefit piano maintenance at the Clubhouse. No advance ...

Police Log

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...

Rally for Bernie Sanders to be held

MARQUETTE — A Rally for Bernie (Sanders) is planned from 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Women’s Federated Clubhouse, 104 W. Ridge St., Marquette. The event will feature music by Blanco Suave and SOL System as well as snacks. Donations will be accepted. The door prize is a life-size Bernie ...

Diocese responds to charges against priests

MARQUETTE — The Diocese of Marquette has issued a response to criminal charges against against Gary Jacobs and Rev. Roy Joseph, which were announced by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel on Friday. Both were priests formerly serving in the Diocese of Marquette. Jacobs, a priest of the ...

UP Health System donates $10,000 to support Noquemenon Ski Trails

MARQUETTE — In conjunction with its mission of “Making Communities Healthier,” UP Health System donated $10,000 to the Noquemanon Trail Network to support the maintenance of the central U.P.’s non-motorized trails, which are home to numerous outdoor activities, including hiking, trail ...

Police Log

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...

Local/regional briefing

U.P. Honor Flight fundraiser slated MARQUETTE — Jerry Irby is planning a fundraiser to support Upper Peninsula Honor Flight and is looking for people who can help with the effort. Irby wants to hear from past participants in the flight and their families, but he also would like to hear ...

Police Log

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space ...

Gas gauge

State average: $2.50 $2.64 Munising (Holiday) $2.62 Sault Ste. Marie (Marathon) $2.54 Gladstone (Holiday) $2.48 Hancock (Holiday) $2.47 Ishpeming (Elaine’s) $2.35 Negaunee (Holiday $2.35 Marquette Twp (Meijer) $2.35 Marquette (Holiday) $2.33 Marquette (Admiral) $2.31 ...

Heikki Lunta art show Saturday

NEGAUNEE — The annual Heikki Lunta Art Show will be from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s School gym at 202 W. Case St. in Negaunee. The show will feature artwork by kindergarten-12th grade Negaunee Public Schools fine arts, industrial art, and orchestra students. The public will be able ...

Puppet show at PWPL Saturday

MARQUETTE — On Saturday, the Peter White Public Library will present “The Frog Prince” as part of its “Once Upon a Time” puppet show series. There will be two performances: one at 1 p.m. and another at 2 p.m. in the library’s Community Room on the lower level. In this fairy tale ...

Rock, Mineral Club meets Sunday

ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming Rock and Mineral Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cliff Shaft Mine Museum, 501 W. Euclid St., Ishpeming. Doors will open at 1 p.m. to allow members and visitors time to bid on silent auction specimens and to view the club’s mineral collection. The ...

Community dinner is Sunday

ISHPEMING — Hope Free Lutheran Church located in west Ishpeming will hold its monthly Community Dinner at 6 p.m. Sunday. Spaghetti with meatballs or alfredo sauce will be served. Everyone is welcome and a food pantry will be available to those in need. For more information, contact the ...

NMU to observe MLK Day

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a week of events celebrating “Diversity Through the Ages.” The week will kick off Monday with a campus march for equality. Participants will assemble at noon in the lobby of Thomas Fine Arts. ...

Woman arrested in Ishpeming, found in possession of meth

ISHPEMING — A woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine after a search of an Ishpeming residence on Wednesday. The Ishpeming Police Department executed a search warrant on at a residence on Empire Street in Ishpeming, and located the woman and her 1-year old child inside, an IPD ...