Spotlight

Hildebrand wins TV from Southside Automotive

Brent Hildebrand was the winner of the Southside Automotive 10th anniversary TV giveaway. In a news release, the company said it wants to say “congratulations and say thank you for being a great customer over the years.” Southside Automotive is the home of the “Fixed Forever” lifetime ...

Munising Middle/High School names honor roll

Quarter 4 Honor Roll *Denotes 4.0 GPA 12th Grade Bethany Baron, Jason Biddinger, *Peyton Bonevelle, Abigail Brown, *Rachel Cooper, Brad Cota, Corey Cotey, *Bailey Downs, Josie Hart, Alexis Heyrman, Jared Immel, *Marissa Immel, Alex Johnson, Andrew Johnson, Kylee Kidder, *Kalee Martin, ...

Gwinn Middle School announces honor roll

The following students have been named to the fourth quarter honor roll at Gwinn Middle School for the 2016-2017 academic year. * Denotes all A’s Grade 6 Grace Anderson, Nevaeh Andrews, Emily Bandle*, Robert Barnes, Kadence Barrett, Melanie Beauchamp, Delaney Bemis, Colton Berglund, ...

Negaunee Middle School names honor roll students

The following students have earned a place on the Negaunee Middle School Honor Roll for the 4th Marking Period. 5th Grade: All A’s Arbelius, Emma Bell, Ashley Black, Anna Boehmer, Madeline Byman, Patrick Debelak, Owen Erva, Corbin Feys, Derek Frustaglio, ...

Thrivent team seeking donations

The “Sunday Sewers” have formed a Thrivent Action Team in Marquette County. The Action Team is for a project that will provide homeless children with homemade blankets and other essentials. Participants are looking for community support through monetary donations or supplies. The project ...

Aspen Ridge Middle School names honor roll students

8th Grade (All A’s)- Chloe Grochowski, Meg Harmon, Madacyn Helstein, Allison Korpi, Kaylee LaMere, December Larson, Garrett Mann, Avery Mariuzza, Luke Mariuzza, Allyssea Smith, Luke Vidlund, Hannah Young. B Average or better- Alex Adriano, Emma Aho, Lily Anderson, Madison Barry, Thomas ...

Committee begins beautification project

On June 6, the Beautification Committee of Ishpeming launched their program to beautify several areas in and around downtown Ishpeming. The beautification project encourages community members of Ishpeming to beautify their homes and to take pride in their community. Community beautification is ...

mBank donates to Fourth of July Committee

mBank recently presented a check in the amount of $2,000 to the Fourth of July Committee of Ishpeming. This helped to fund festivities beginning June 30 and ending the evening of July 4.

Library awards Eman

Negaunee Public Library director Jessica Holman, left, presents Susan Eman with prizes from the first adult summer reading drawing at the library. Eman won gift cards from Border Grill, City Green Market, Irontown Pasties, and Jackson’s Pit. The library has several drawings for the adult ...

Negaunee High School announces honor roll

The following students have been named to the third quarter honor roll at Negaunee High School for the 2016-2017 academic year. Grade 9 With Distinction (All A’s) Joshua Bedard, Madison Downey, Drew DuShane, Eric Etelamaki, Alexa Gravedoni, Leo Helppi, Christopher Hill, Sydney Hodgins, ...

ThriftISH makes donation to UPAWS campaign

The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter announces ThriftISH’s support of the Imagine the PAWSibilities Capital Campaign. ThriftISH sponsored landscaping at the new shelter. Pictured is Martin Hill of ThriftISH and Kori Tossava of UPAWS.

Bell donates to UPAWS

Upper Peninsula Health System-Bell employees conducted a basket drawing as a fundraiser during Hospital Week. They chose a number of nonprofits to benefit from the funds raised. The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter was one of the recipients. Pictured is Rosanne Turino of UP Health ...

Gwinn High School announces honor roll

The following students have been named to the fourth quarter honor roll at Gwinn High School for the 2016-2017 academic year. * Denotes all A’s Grade 9 Caleb Anderson, Bryan Bleckler, Emily Curtice, Marissa Delmont, Martina Hedlund, Raina Humphrey, Nicholas Jenkins*, Chase Jensen, ...

ISHPEMING HIGH SCHOOL ANNOUNCES HONOR ROLL

Ishpeming High School Quarter 4 Honor Roll *Denotes All A’s Freshman Argall, Gavin Asgaard, Ava Asgaard, Berkli Bell, Breck* Collette, Preston* Copley, Olivia Corkin, John* Dauphinais, Darien Delongchamp, Jessup DeWitt, Eros* Ericson, Kyle Fox, Maija* Gugin, ...

Rock Lions announce 2017-18 officers

The Rock Lions Club recently installed their officers for 2017-2018. Standing, from left: Bob Koski, first vice president; Jim Ringelberg, director; Mike Kaukola, director; Joe Kitiuk, past president and Lion of the Year; Mick Mahoney, tail twister; Jerry Maki; Lion tamer; John Stams, ...

Ishpeming Middle School honor roll

Middle School Honor Roll Quarter 4 *Denotes All A’s 5th Grade Arvon, Alec Asgaard, Gianna* Balwinski, Lillian Barry, Alger Bays, Porter Boylan-Sprague, Cassia Cain, Faith Corp, Isabelle Corradino, Sophie Cowling, Nicholas Croschere, David DeCaire, ...

Martinac earns Employee of Quarter

Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post 6, Marquette, recognized and presented a check to the Employee of the Quarter at the Jacobetti Home for Veterans. Pictured from the left: Tom Roy, VFW; Lindsay Martinac, RCA Employee of the Quarter; and Roy Johnson, VFW.

Veterans served at Elks Lodge 405

Residents of the Jacobetti Home for Veterans recently went to Marquette Elks Lodge 405 for a special fish fry. The fish for the meal were donated by the South Shore Fishing Association and prepared by Elks members.

SHF golf outing nets almost $20K

The Superior Health Foundation annual golf outing, held June 16, at the Marquette Golf Club, proved to be a resounding success. The event, sponsored by A. Lindberg & Sons and North Greenwood Lakes, raised nearly $20,000 in net funds. At the event, 21 teams were treated to 18 holes of golf ...