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Annual Veterans Day program set for Friday at Niagara High School

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Niagara American Legion and Legion Auxiliary Veterans Day program will be 8:30 a.m. Friday at the Niagara school. Veterans and families can attend a meal after the program at the Niagara Senior Citizen Center in Niagara.

Church plans bazaar

Terri Castelaz/Daily News Photo Riverside United Methodist Church of Niagara, Wis., will host its annual Christmas Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the lower level of the church. The women have been busy making a variety of holiday crafts and items for Christmas gifting. Again this ...

Car club dinner ride Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ Car Club has planned a dinner ride for Thursday. They will depart from the Midtown Mall parking lot at 6 p.m. to travel as a group to the Hitch N Post in Aurora, Wis, for dinner. Those who join in need not own a classic car, just have an interest in ...

Pembine class plans craft fair

PEMBINE, Wis. — The Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine High School Class of 2019 will host a Fall Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Pembine High School. They also will have concessions available throughout the day.

Spaghetti dinner at Niagara center

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Niagara Senior Center will have its all-you-can-eat spaghetti fundraiser from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday. Cost is $5, and includes salad, garlic bread, dessert and beverage. There also will be a 50-50 drawing. No reservations are needed. For more information, call the ...

Diabetes Support Group to meet

IRON RIVER — The Diabetes Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the community room at the West Iron District Library in Iron River. Foot care and creams will be presented. For more information about support group meetings or diabetes education, call the Diabetes Clinic of ...

Hunters breakfast set

FAITHORN — The Faithorn Fire and Rescue will host a hunters breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Faithorn Town Hall. Menu will include pancakes, sausage, eggs, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, toast, coffee and juice. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Baked ...

Food pantry donation

Niagara Lion’s Club treasurer Dan Decker presents a check for $1,000 to Jean Merritt on behalf of Karen’s Pantry. Merritt is a long-time volunteer at the Pantry. The Lions have supported Karen’s Pantry for years providing donations for holiday turkeys and hams.

Dear Annie: The stranger in my house

Dear Annie: I’m wondering whether you have a copy of a piece that I believe was in an Ann Landers column. It featured a woman who felt that someone she did not know was living in her house, and it was about getting older. I thought it was very funny but have never seen it again. — George ...

Fall Harvest Bazaar Saturday at ICMCF

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Iron County Medical Care Facility Auxiliary will host its annual Fall Harvest Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the facility in Crystal Falls. Once again, tables will be available with a variety of items such as baked goods, giftware, trash and treasure, and ...

Amvets Post 436 plan breakfast Saturday

BEECHWOOD — Amvets Post 436 of Beechwood will host its annual Bucktales Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Beechwood Hall. Breakfast will include pancakes with optional blueberries, made-to-order eggs, Meyer’s sausage and the beverage of choice. Maple syrup will be provided ...

Hospice group to host a community service

IRON MOUNTAIN — OSF Hospice will host a Time To Remember-Community Memorial Service from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday in conference room B at the Dickinson Memorial Hospital, 1721 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have lost a loved one. OSF ...

Dance marathon at St. Norbert

DE PERE, Wis. — St. Norbert College students, faculty and staff will participate in dance marathon from 9 a.m. to 10:06 p.m. Saturday in the gymnasium of the Ray Van Den Heuvel Family Campus Center on the college’s campus. The event is a fundraiser on behalf of the Children’s ...

Veterans Day Dinner at Post 340 in Hermansville

HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker, Kelly American Legion Post 340 of Hermansville will host a Veterans Day Dinner on Sunday at the legion club in Hermansville. Social hour starts at 5 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. The meal will include turkey with all the trimmings. A donation of $5 per ...

Leaf art

Third-grade students at Norway Elementary School are learning about environmental artist Andy Goldsworthy and his nature-created art pieces. Students worked on planning and problem solving to make animals from leaf shapes.

Christmas Art Fest planned Saturday

IRON RIVER — The 40th annual Christmas Art Fest will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the West Iron County Elementary School gym at 700 Washington Ave. in Iron River. A variety of arts and crafts will be featured, and shoppers will see many familiar faces at vendor booths, as well as new ...

IL Mercatino at Garden Place on Friday

NORWAY — The Garden Place in Norway will host an IL Mercatino, an Italian-style Market, on Friday to raise funds to support the U.P. Honor Flight. The market will be open from 6 to 9 p.m., with the gift shop transformed into a festive wonderland. This year’s vendors include authors Karl ...

Knights donate

Larry Neuens, representing the Knights of Columbus, presents a $355.12 donation to Kim Grenfell, special education instructor at Florence Middle and High School in Florence, Wis. This donation is earmarked for special education student needs, including school supplies, winter clothing, field ...

Bow Wows and Books event Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Library and its branches will host these upcoming events: Monday — National Novel Writing Month, 5 to 8 p.m. at the main Dickinson County Library in Iron Mountain. The event challenges everyone to write 50,000 words during the month. The library will ...

Holiday art sale in Marquette

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Regional History Center will have a holiday art sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time Saturday, Nov. 17, at the center. More than1,000 people attended last year and they hope to have even more this year. The History Center provides holiday shoppers even more ...