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Fila speaks at Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club meeting in March

NORWAY — The Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club has canceled its April meeting due to the current health concerns. They also have postponed the pancake breakfast and senior tea, with dates to be announced. The N-V Women’s Club met March 12 at Mike’s on Main in Norway, with the topic of ...

Pulmonary Group meeting postponed until May

IRON MOUNTAIN — A Pulmonary Support Group has been established for anyone with a chronic lung disease, on oxygen therapy, who is waiting for or has received a lung transplant, and caregivers. In order to keep patients and staff safe and healthy, April’s monthly meeting has been canceled. ...

Historic Wabeno Art Challenge applications due April 30

WABENO, Wis — Even during this COVID-19 outbreak, artists can work at home and still participate in the first Historic Wabeno Art Challenge. The April 30 deadline is approaching and artists have about six weeks to submit their artwork plans. The Historic Wabeno Art Challenge is open to ...

Historic Wabeno Art Challenge applications due April 30

WABENO, Wis. — The Friends of Wabeno, a Forest County community development nonprofit, invites area artists to the first Historic Wabeno Art Challenge. The Historic Wabeno Art Challenge is open to anyone who would like to create an original piece of artwork showcasing Wabeno’s history ...

Two installed into Niagara National Honor Society

Two Niagara High School students have been chosen for membership in the Niagara, Wis., chapter of the National Honor Society. To be considered for membership, students must maintain at least a 3.25 grade-point average and be a junior or senior. Faculty members rank each student in terms of ...

Spring flower sale cancelled

Niagara, Wis. — Due to the current coronavirus pandemic, the Niagara Lions Club are sorry to announce the spring flower sale has been cancelled. Refunds will be made to those in the community who already purchased flowers. The Lions regret the cancellation and apologize for any ...

Gala postponed

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Zonta Club of Iron Mountain-Kingsford has postponed its Give Back Gala, formerly Mom Prom, scheduled for April 4 at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. The gala has been tentatively rescheduled to Sept. 26 at Pine Grove Country Club. Those interested should look ...

Free meals to continue on a ‘drive through’ basis

KINGSFORD — The First Presbyterian Church of Kingsford will continue to provide free meals to the community as they have done every Monday for the past 17 years. Meals will be prepared, packaged and delivered on a “drive through” basis from 5 to 5:30 p.m. each Monday, starting today, ...

Niagara women’s club donation

In recognition of the Niagara girls basketball season, the Niagara Women’s Civic Club donated $120 to help defray tournament expenses. From left, in front are Josie Lock, Abby Wells and Morgan Borchardt; in the middle row are Alyssa Cretton, Noelle Champagne, Bailey Pearson and Haley Allard; ...

Scouts offer at-home character-building program for children and families

IRON MOUNTAIN — As a service to the community, the Bay-Lakes Council, Boy Scouts of America invites the public to take advantage of at-home character-building program ideas and resources for children, and their families. Their objective is to offer activities and programs while so many are ...

Niagara beautification project presented at Golden K meeting

By JOAN JOUPPI For The Daily News KINGSFORD — What does it take to beautify a city? The Home is Where The Heart Is committee plans to find out. This Niagara, Wis. group is looking into sprucing up the main street. While the highway upgrades are being made, including new curbing and ...

Take-out fish fry set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 will have take-out fish fries from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday. They will offer smelt, fries and coleslaw basket and a shrimp, fries and coleslaw basket, both for $8. To place an order, call 906-774-5797 or 616-881-6694.

Pulmonary group meeting canceled

IRON MOUNTAIN — A Pulmonary Support Group has been established for anyone with a chronic lung disease, on oxygen therapy, waiting for or has received a lung transplant, and their caregivers. In order to keep our patients and staff safe and healthy, April’s monthly meeting has been ...

No meeting for NARFE group

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meeting planned for March 24 is canceled.

WIC Middle School essay contest winners named

IRON RIVER — Three students from West Iron County Middle School in Iron River have been named local winners in the 51st annual America & Me Essay Contest, sponsored by Farm Bureau Insurance. The three students who earned the awards for their school are Aubrey Bice, first; Caleb Strom, ...

Daily Meditations — Jesus still has an influence on us

The famous Napoleon Bonaparte was quoted the following concerning Jesus: “I know men, and I tell you that Jesus is not just a man. . .You speak of Caesar, of Alexander…and the enthusiasm they enkindled in the hearts of their soldiers; but can you conceive of a dead man making conquests with ...

Knights plan St. Patrick’s Family Party

KINGSFORD — The Knights of Columbus invites families and friends to the St Patrick’s Family Party on Tuesday at the K of C Hall on Breitung Avenue in Kingsford. Social hour begins at 5 p.m., with dinner at 6. Cost is $12 for adults; $6 for ages 6 to 12; and free for ages 5 and ...

DAR to meets Saturday

ISHPEMING — The Onagomingkway Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will have its monthly meeting from noon to 3 p.m. Eastern time Saturday at the Jasper Ridge Brewery & Restaurant, 1075 Country Lane in Ishpeming.

Foxy Loxy Ladies meet

AURORA, Wis. — The Foxy Loxy Ladies will gather at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the C&R in Aurora.