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PEO Chapter AN meeting set

KINGSFORD — PEO Chapter AN will have its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday in the Evergreen Activity Room, with Pauline Hill as hostess. Co-hostess for the evening will be Debby Brisson. Members should call the hostess if they cannot attend.

Book fair at Aspirus

Iron River — Aspirus Iron River Volunteer Services will host a Book Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, and 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Aspirus Iron River Hospital. The book fair, through collective goods, will feature books, gifts, toys and more. This fundraiser ...

Bay College’s art exhibit and fundraiser Thursday

ESCANABA — Calling all community members, art enthusiasts, and supporters of student success. The wait is almost over. The highly anticipated art exhibition and fundraiser, “The Addison Art Event,” is just around the corner and tickets are going fast. Thursday is devoted to ...

Daughters of Isabella meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Daughters of Isabella Congress Circle 367 will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the I.C. Faith Formation Center in Iron Mountain. Hostess will be Louis Plante assisted by Dolores Hamby. Discussion will include planning the Christmas party, with no regular meeting in ...

Krush yoga fundraiser set for Sunday in Aurora

AURORA, Wis. — Kingsford Krush Roller Derby will have a fundraising event of Sailor’s Mouth Yoga. Each one-hour class will feature a series of yoga positions that will work muscles and relax participants while they bust out some favorite swear words. Two sessions are available at 10 ...

Dear Annie: Unwelcome guests

Dear Annie: Every year, my husband and I have immediate family and some friends over for Halloween. We make food, have beverages and take turns giving out candy. A niece of ours and her family always show up uninvited, even when we said one year we just wanted our kids and grandkids. They ...

PEO Chapter EN meets Thursday

KINGSFORD — PEO Chapter EN will have its next meeting at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford.   Members are reminded to bring cookies for the fundraiser on Saturday.

Daily Meditations: Expecting too little

A student asked his teacher: “What grade do I have to make on this final exam in order to pass the course?” That question tells us that the student had a minimalist attitude toward his education. He wasn’t that interested in learning, he just wanted to pass the course. That young man was ...

Auxiliary donation

Members of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 461 of Pembine recently purchase hats, mittens, socks and underwear along with the usual school supplies to be donated to Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine School District. The school were in need of these items for students for the year. President of the ...

Ultreya meets Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County Ultreya meets Thursday at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. Leader servant from 6 to 7 p.m. with the meeting to follow at 7.

Classy Lassies gather

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Classy Lassies will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at Hong Kong Buffet in Kingsford.

Museum sets fundraiser

CASPIAN — The Iron County Historical Museum in Caspian has announced it will host the annual Lee LeBlanc Gallery Fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in the museum’s cultural center. This year’s fundraiser will feature a dinner catered by Alice’s Restaurant and include an art showcase ...

Telephone retirees meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Former telephone employees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5 at Holiday Kitchen Restaurant in Iron Mountain.

Bazaar planned

Riverside Methodist Church in Niagara will host their annual Christmas Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 in the lower level of the church on River Avenue. Riverside women have been busy making a variety of holiday crafts and items for the bazaar. They will be offering homemade ...

Dear Annie: His girls come first

Dear Annie: I’ve been dating a gentle, kind and loving man for a while. He goes to church, constantly reads his Bible and plays Christian music. We get along great. We have conversations for hours, and we laugh and cry together. But the problem is that he is so close to his three grown ...

Insurance price indications

Dear Readers: Do you know what goes into determining the insurance premium for your auto insurance? Surprise. One factor may be your credit score. Not long ago (the 1990s), many insurance companies decided that your credit may be a good indicator of how likely you are to have a loss. That’s ...

Niagara Legion announces Veterans Day program

NIAGARA, Wis. — Niagara American Legion and Auxillary Veterans Day program will be at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 9 at the Niagara school. There will be a meal at Niagara Senior Citizen Center for all veterans and families after the program.

Local CAP Squadron given quality award

ESCANABA — Captain Kevin Thiede, CAP of the Dickinson County squadron, received the Quality Cadet Unit Award for 2018 at the command team meeting on Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Wells Township Hall in Escanaba. The Quality Cadet Unit Award is presented to those units that meet specified ...

Praise for the rescuers

Dear Readers: Today’s sound on is about those people who rescue animals. — Heloise “Dear Heloise: I believe it was Gandhi who once said, ‘The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.’ There are many wonderful people who find a ...

Support asked for Grateful Hearted, a non-profit organization helping veterans

AMASA — The public's support is being sought for Grateful Hearted. Grateful Hearted is a non-profit organization with a mission to provide necessities that veterans may need or want that are not in their budget or cannot be provided by the facilities where they reside. Its goal is to help ...