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Zonta supports Women’s Center

After the May 17 50-year celebration event, Zonta can now report that $7,770.87 was successfully raised for the Women’s Center. These funds came from 100% of the ticket sales. Zonta thanks the support of the community and its many sponsors. Platinum sponsors include Eagle Mine, Hantz Group, ...

Young Son of the year awarded to Menominee native Brody VanEyck

MENOMINEE — Brody VanEyck has been actively assisting the Menominee Sons of the American Legion Squadron #146 since he was 2 years old. He is now 8 years old and continues to assist in various activities throughout the year. His activities include, placing American flags on veteran graves, ...

Guild members shine at fairs

The UP North Knitting Guild held its first meeting on Sept. 15 and five of the members had entered knitted items in the Marquette County and/or UP State Fair this past summer. Pictured from the left are Shirley Timberman, Rosemary Michelin, Mary Ann Theis. Helen Lukey and Monica Thoune are not ...

Apples, traditional at Rosh Hashana, shine in this cake

By KATIE WORKMAN Associated Press Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins on Sunday evening (Sept. 25), and the people in my house would get pretty ornery if I skipped the holiday‘s traditional brisket or kugel. But I also like to change up some dishes, like sides and desserts. In ...

Negaunee Elks bring veterans to Sawyer event

On Aug. 2-3, the Negaunee Elks arranged to have 31 veterans from the D J Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette attend the Commemorative Air Force Fly in at the former K.I. Sawyer Air Force Base. The veterans home bused 31 veterans over twp days to attend the fly in to view World War II ...

Richard M. Jopling American Legion Post 44 presents two scholarships

Richard M. Jopling American Legion Post 44 was honored to present two $100 scholarships at the 2022 Marquette County Fair. From left: Brylee Tyner (4-H Division 2 winner), Tom Ranta, Post 44, and Allie Nelson (4-H Division 1 winner). Although not in the picture a special thank you goes to ...