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IM-K AAUW plans March 26 meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford Branch of American Association for University Women will meet Tuesday, March 26, at the Chippewa Club in Iron Mountain. The social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m. The program will begin at 6:45 p.m., which will ...

Car club set to gather Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ Car Club has planned a get-together dinner Thursday. They will meet at 6 p.m. at Hardee’s in Iron Mountain, instead of the Midtown Mall parking lot. All area car enthusiasts are invited.

Enchanted Doll Club to meet March 28

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. — The Enchanted Doll Club of the Northwoods will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 28, in the Eagle Room of the Walter E. Olson Memorial Library in Eagle River. Arlene Vlies of Pelican Lake, Wis. will present a program about doll dishes and doll accessories. Vlies will share ...

Tiny Tales-Spring event on Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Upcoming events at the Dickinson County Library include: Today — Adult Winter Reading ends at all library sites. Reading logs should be turned in either on the Wandoo website or by returning a paper booklet to any of the library sites. Tuesday — Tiny ...

Immaculate Conception plans cod bake

IRON MOUNTAIN — Immaculate Conception Parish will have a cod bake from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Monsignor James A. Kaczmarek Parish Hall. The menu includes baked cod, mashed potatoes, cole slaw, roll, dessert and beverage. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12; age 5 ...

Witness to bullying incident seeks advice

Dear Annie: I work in the summer at an art college, with a program for high schoolers who want to take classes for college credit. During the most recent summer, one of the cliques bullied a kid who has Asperger’s syndrome, to the point that he left the program early and the parents sued the ...

Trumpeter at Florence church on Sunday

FLORENCE, Wis. — Don Shire, internationally known trumpeter and recording artist, will be in concert at 6 p.m. Sunday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, at 900 Central Ave. in Florence. His music can be heard on many Christian radio stations in the U.S. and around the world. His concert tours ...

Lions Club donation

Missy Davidson photo The Niagara, Wis., Lions Club recently presented a $500 donation to the Dickinson County Cancer Loan Closet to help them continue their mission in the community. From left are Dickinson County Cancer Loan Closet President Diane Schabo, Vice President Lorraine Luba, ...

Dear Annie: Spreading time around

Dear Annie: I have four cousins, whom I love a lot. There’s “Piper,” the eldest at 10, with whom I connect on a social and BFF level. The second-eldest, 8-year-old “Wes,” loves to play video games with me, as well as trade Pokemon cards. Then there’s “Ellie,” 7, who likes to ...

Spring Antique, Craft and Gift Sale planned

IRON MOUNTAIN — Crafters and vendors are invited to participate in the 15th annual Spring Antique, Craft and Gift Sale hosted by Friends of the Museum. The event will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at the American Legion Hall, 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain. Cost of the ...

Stamp club to meet Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly meeting of the Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club will be 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Fellowship Room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. behind Slumberland Furniture in Iron Mountain. There will be a short business meeting, a brief educational ...

Reino Unit 21 Auxiliary meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — Stambaugh Legion Auxillary Reino Unit 21 meets at 6 p.m. Monday in the basement of the post. Anyone interested in joining is welcome to come visit us at our meeting. They would love to see you there.

Benefit for Dr. Charles Newby planned March 23

IRON RIVER — Dr. Charles Newby, a chiropractor in Iron River who has treated thousands of individuals in the Midwest, is on the heart transplant list and fighting for his health. He endured an extensive heart surgery in February 2018 to install a left ventricular assistive device in order ...

Dear Annie: No thank-you

Dear Annie: Is it considered old-fashioned to send an actual thank-you by mail these days? We attended the wedding of a relative last summer — the second wedding for both the bride and the groom. They had a big church wedding and a fancy reception. Many friends and relatives were there to ...

Marquette musician to perform at Florence library on Saturday

FLORENCE, Wis. — Marquette folk musician Troy Graham — sometimes referred to as Tron— will perform at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Florence County Library. He has often been labeled as a big teddy bear with a guitar, thesaurus and a jones for legend Bob Dylan. Graham has released one EP ...

Bay College’s West Campus adds fitness, yoga classes

IRON MOUNTAIN — Bay College West has added fitness and yoga classes to the calendar. The fitness class, 30-Minute Tabata Blast, will be offered from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, April 2. These classes are free and open to everyone. Mindful Yoga will be offered from 11 a.m. to noon March ...

Diabetes workshop announced

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Diabetes Personal Action Towards Health workshop will return to Iron Mountain on April 9. The six-week class will meet from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning April 9 at the Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. The workshop helps people living ...

Students installed into Niagara National Honor Society

Officials of Niagara High School have announced that 13 students have been chosen for membership in the Niagara, Wis., chapter of the National Honor Society. From left, seated are newly installed members of 2019 Cassie Gill, Jaida Maki, Lexi Maycunich, Sydney Dunkes, Olivia Brasure and Bailey ...

Niagara Knights smear tournament winners listed

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Knights of Columbus Council 2847 of Niagara has announced its winners of their annual smear tournament. Pat Verrette served as grand marshal for the evening. Winners include: first place, Tony and Kathy Borkowski, two $50 Annie’s T&T gift certificates, donated by ...