Clubs

NAMI plans meeting Monday

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. ...

Zonta extends scholarship deadline for Nora Flemington scholarship

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Zonta Club of Iron Mountain-Kingsford is still accepting applications for the$1,500 Nora Flemington Adult Educational Scholarship. Completed applications must be received by Sunday. The scholarship is to assist adult women who want to pursue further education toward ...

Legion Post 145 breakfast set

NORWAY — The American Legion Post 145 of Norway will serve an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the hall, 621 Main St. in Norway. The menu will include scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, toast, and juice and coffee to drink. Cost is $7 per person, with ...

DCH retirees meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Hospital retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Pizza Hut in Iron Mountain.

Redemption Riders to meet Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — A new chapter in the Christian Motorcycle Association, the Redemption Riders of Iron Mountain will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Maple Creek in Iron Mountain. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., with the meeting at 6:30. The public is welcome. Future meetings will be announced ...

Car club meets Thursday for dinner get-together

IRON MOUNTAIN — Members of the Just Cruizin’ Car Club have scheduled a dinner get-together Thursday. They will meet at 6 p.m. at Bartoletti’s in Aurora, Wis., instead of the Midtown Mall parking lot. To make reservations, call Dianne Castelaz-Chiapusio at 906-563-8029 or email ...

PropBusters meet Thursday in Kingsford

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain area PropBusters remote control airplane club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Iron Mountain-Kingsford Community Federal Credit Union, 400 S. Carpenter Ave. in Kingsford. The agenda includes discussion of the recent “Fly-In” and summer activities. ...

Juhannus Picnic

The weather was beautiful for the 2019 Raja Ryhma Finnish celebration of Juhannus on June 15 at the Bradley Maki Pavilion in Iron Mountain’s City Park. About 50 people of Finnish descent, their relatives and friends gathered to celebrate the light that accompanies the longer days of summer. A ...

Flannery presents program on important topics for seniors

By SHARON SCHOLKE For The Daily News KINGSFORD — Has summer finally arrived? The Golden K meeting June 17 was in a summer mood with songs that were lively and music sprightly with Alyce Derwinski on the piano and Al Calcari leading the group. Vance Uhazie, chairman for June, opened the ...

County community chorus rehearsing for July 21 show

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Community Chorus is preparing for the upcoming “Music Under the Stars” concert that will be presented Sunday, July 21, at the Lake Antoine band shell. In its 53rd season, the chorus will be under the leadership of principal conductor Crystal Hogan. ...

Hill honored by Beta Sigma Chapter

IRON MOUNTAIN — June “Pauline” Hill of Kingsford was honored with the Alpha-Iota State’s Lifetime Service Award and the Alpha-Iota State’s Longevity Award at the Beta Sigma Chapter’s May 11 meeting. These awards, which were issued by the Michigan Alpha-Ionta State Delta Kappa ...

Friends of Education scholarships

The Iron Mountain Chapter of Friends of Education awarded its 2019 scholarship to Kiara Hood of Iron Mountain and Jessie Yu of Kingsford. Each girl received $500. Hood will attend Bay College in Iron Mountain, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in art and design. Yu will attend Central Michigan ...

Syrjanens named CF Lions’ Citizens of the Year

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Crystal Falls Lions Club had another successful dinner to honor the 2019 Citizens of the Year selections, Jeff and Staria Syrjanen. The Syrjanens have been very involved in Crystal Falls for more than 35 years. Celebrating with the Syrjanens was their son, Lee; their ...

Mine inspector at geology club meeting

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Northwoods Geology Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center, 5638 Forestry Drive in Florence, Wis. This month’s presentation will be by Steven M. Smith, Dickinson County mine inspector. His talk will ...

Legion’s 100th anniversary

The American Legion was recognized for 100 years of community service Monday at the Iron Mountain City Council meeting. In a resolution, Mayor Dale Alessandrini proclaimed June 22, 2019, American Legion Centennial Day. Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 in Iron Mountain has fulfilled ...

Lions club donates

Niagara Lions treasurer Dan Decker presents a check to Maureen Garvaglia of the Proud Equestrian Project. Sponsored by the Dickinson County 4-H organization, the Proud Equestrian Program is a therapeutic horseback riding program to assist special needs youth and young adults. The Lions’ $400 ...

NAMI meets on Thursday

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette will gather at 7 p.m. Eastern time Thursday in the Baraga Place conference room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. NAMI offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with ...

Foxy Loxy Red Hatters to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Foxy Loxy Red Hatters will gather for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at 151 Thai Bistro, 607 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. All are welcome to attend.

Folk singer at the Crystal Falls Library on Wednesday

CRYSTAL FALLS — Troy Graham, a folk singer and songwriter, will perform from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Crystal Falls Library Pocket Park, 237 Superior Ave. The Crystal Falls Community Library hosts the free event. All are welcome to attend.