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Exchange Club makes donations

Above: Doug Winters, left, auxiliary captain of the Salvation Army in Marquette County, receives a $1,000 check from Bob Brumm of the Marquette County Exchange Club. The Exchange Club raises funds for donations by sponsoring the International Food Fest annually over the July 4th holiday. In ...

Negaunee Middle School announces honor roll

5th Grade All As Brielle Anderson Peyton Black Megan Broeders Noelle Brown Kylie Cardoni Lila Clement Addison Dank Morgan Downey Isabella Jacobetti Gretel Johnson Liv Johnson Ethan Juntti Vanessa Jurmu Maria Kallenbach Anika Keough Marlee Larson Lilia ...

NMU releases dean’s list for Fall 2019 semester

The following students qualified with a grade point average of 4.00. Brimley — Mackenzie Pentland Bruce Crossing — Levi Lindberg Calumet — Annastiina Kesti Champion — Alyssa Kyllonen, Mitchell Messing Chassell — Kyle Maki Chatham — Laurie Leppanen Crystal Falls — ...

Ishpeming Middle School announces honor roll

* Indicates All As 5th grade Seven Adams Kody Baer Kole Bancroft* Nicholas Bannister Xavier Bannister* Lauryn Bartanen Conner Beauchaine Harrison Boylan-Sprague Bella Carson Ethan DeMarois Andren Donner* Jezlyn Galvan Rayanna Gardner McKenzie Hyatt Heidi ...

New at Peter White Public Library

“Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story” By Kevin Noble Maillard, Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal This was a beautiful picture book that show how “The story of fry bread is the story of the American Indians: embracing community and culture in the face of opposition” (Maillard, ...

Marquette Senior High School announces honor roll

12th grade Outstanding (A- or higher average) Taryn Aho, Chloe Aldrich, Jacob Allard-Soucey, Cooper Anderson, Alexis Andrews, Isabelle Anthos, Jessica Armstrong, Ericka Asmus, Erik Becker, Anna Beckstrom, Brendon Bell-Bouschor, Mason Brady, Leandra Bruggink, Loryn Burnette, Hailey Burt, ...

Once Upon a Crime set to meet

MARQUETTE — Once Upon a Crime, the book group for mystery lovers, will meet in the Dandelion Cottage Room at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. Wednesday to discuss “Blacklands” by Belinda Bauer. Convinced that her son is still alive despite a serial killer’s confession, ...

IHS Class of 1957 meets for lunch

ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming High School Class of 1957 will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. Wednesday for soup luncheon at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ishpeming.

For Your Health event Wednesday

MARQUETTE — At noon Wednesday, physical therapist Katelyn Longanbach will give a presentation on Women’s Health as part of this month’s For Your Health series in the Peter White Public Library’s Shiras Room. Longanbach earned her bachelor’s and her doctorate of physical therapy from ...

‘Downton Abbey’ to be screened

MARQUETTE — Bring lunch and get together with other movie lovers to watch “Downton Abbey” at 12:20 p.m. Thursday in the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room on the lower level of the library. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all. The movie, set in 1927, ...

Magnaghi to offer presentation

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University History Professor Emeritus Russell Magnaghi will present “The Upper Peninsula of Wisconsin?” as part of the Beaumier Lecture Series at NMU. The free talk will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday in the seminar room of the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center in ...

‘Significant Other’ play presented

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present the play “Significant Other.” Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and Feb. 19-Feb. 22 at the James A. Panowski Black Box Theatre. A “Theatre for All” performance aimed at adults ...

Yarnwinders group meets Thursday

MARQUETTE — Yarnwinders Fiber Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Arts and Culture Center of the Peter White Public Lbrary. Mary Brown will be doing the program on needle felting.

Madjar book signing at Snowbound

MARQUETTE — At 5 p.m. Friday, Snowbound Books and local author Dr. Shahar Madjar invited the public to join in for a special Valentine signing of his new book, ‘Take Love Twice Daily: Essays, Tales and Love Poems” at Snowbound.

Northern Michigan University December graduates

Certificate Bruce Crossing — Tanner Driesenga, CER-Automotive Service Technology Champion — Eric Peterson, CER-Welding Chatham — Levi Charlebois, CER-Industrial Maintenance Felch — Alison Mattson, CER-Esthetics Gwinn — Chad Andresen, CER-Welding; Sarah Fontaine, ...

Ishpeming High School announces honor roll

* Indicates all As 9th Grade Griffin Argall Ailie Biddle Madison Durnion Seth Gaboury Preston Gauthier Leah Graham Peyton Greet Preston Heiskala* Sophia Kluga Faith Loman* Broderick Meadows Emily Morton Cora Nicholas* Marina Pascoe Dylan Paterson Carleigh ...

Exchange Club donates to MSHS robotics team

From left, Marquette County Exchange Club member Jodi Thams presents a $600 check to Sarah Bryers and Kai Carter, members of the Cold Team Logic robotics team at Marquette Senior High School. Supporting local youth programs is one of the main focuses of the Exchange Club, which raises funds for ...

Fall dean’s list noted

University of Minnesota-Duluth Benjamin D. Luke, a senior of Negaunee, SR, Labovitz School of Business and Economics and Accounting. Gustavus Adolphus College Brendan Elliott of Marquette. Northland College Dakota Stankowski, a junior from Gwinn. St. Cloud State University Alex Wisuri, ...

Bay College graduates from area released

ESCANABA — Bay de Noc Community College announces the names of the students who have completed all of the requirements for an Associate Degree or Certificate during the Fall 2019 Semester. Associate in Arts Gwinn Kursten Mottes Rock Christopher Barron Business ...