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Sled dog weekend

One of the participants in the Marquette Kiwanis Kiddie Mutt Races Saturday is greeted upon the return trip to the starting line at the Marquette Commons as the crowd waits for the next sled with a young passenger to be pulled by one dog to the finish line. (Journal photo by Renee Prusi)

Whitmer Winter Warm-Up

Above: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist answer questions that members of 8-18 Media have prepared for the duo during the Whitmer Winter Warm-Up party at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum in Marquette on Saturday. This free event was open to the public, included ...

Aspen Ridge Middle School announces honor roll

6th grade All As: Michael Allen, Ellen Balzarini, Addison Burton, Nolia Dawson, Kaya Etelamaki, Kaitlyn Gregorich, Madisyn Gregorich, Isabelle Grochowski, Gabriel Grondz, Alexis Hallum, Abby Hinze, Abigail Johnson, Lana Maki, Isabelle Marta, Hannah Niemi, Libby Ollanketo, Christopher ...

Marquette Senior High School announces honor roll

Seniors A- or higher average Alexis Andrews, Grace Argeropoulos, Sophia Bartlett, Robert Bell-Bouschor, Sierra Bentti, Tyler Bergwall, Hannah Blemberg, Destinee Bratonia, Kody Braun, Hala Buchler, Jasmine Burke, Tauni Camilli, Faith Campbell, Alayna Carpenter, Alexis Carriere, Rabecka ...

VFW essay competition winners announced

ISHPEMING — Veterans of Foreign Wars District 14 posts and auxiliaries announce the winners of the essay competition for the Voice of Democracy and Patriot Pen awards, including Teacher of the Year. The Voice of Democracy essay theme was “Why My Vote Counts” and the winner was Meg ...

Marquette Rotary Club recognizes leaders in service

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Rotary Club annually recognizes leaders who give exceptional service to the community. Awards are presented at the club’s Christmas meeting. Recipients of the 2018 awards are: ≤ Sally Davis, Rotary Service Award Sally was club president for the 2016-17 year. ...