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Clubs

Goodman-Armstrong Creek PTO Smelt Fry set

GOODMAN, Wis. — The 14th annual Goodman-Armstrong Creek Parent Teacher Organization’s Smelt Fry will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5, at Rocque’s 8 High Club in Goodman. The meal features all-you-can-eat smelt, homemade fries, baked beans, coleslaw and desserts. Take outs will be ...

Beekeepers meeting on Tuesday

FLORENCE, Wis. — April Kustov, Wisconsin state apiary inspector, will present “Are My Bees Sick? Honey Bee Disease Identification and Treatment” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. The presentation is part of the Northwoods Beekeepers monthly meeting in the lower-level conference room of Wild Rivers ...

Fair group plans smear tournament

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Florence County Fair will host its second smear tournament Saturday, March 7, at the Florence Community Center. This is a new date, with no tournament planned for March 21 as in the past. Registration starts at 5 p.m., with the tournament to begin at 6 p.m. Entry ...

Saintly Stitchers donate

The Saintly Stitchers of Norway recently dedicated their time and talents to produce dozens of patriotic fleece blankets for the U.P. Honor Flight organization. The donated blankets will be presented as a gift to the military service veterans who will take the next U.P. Honor Flight to ...

DCH retirees to meet Friday

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

Ash Wednesday service planned

IRON MOUNTAIN — Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain will conduct an Ash Wednesday service at 6:30 p.m. that day. Communion and the Imposition of Ashes will be available. Lenten mid-week services will continue on Wednesdays through the Lenten season. Soup suppers are offered ...

Craft fair exhibitors needed

PEMBINE, Wis. — The Pembine Senior Class will host the annual Pembine Spring Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 4, at the school. The event is used as a class fundraiser for their senior trip to Florida this spring. The event will have more than 65 vendor spaces available, ...

State Employee Retirees chapters merge

ESCANABA — The two State Employee Retirees Association chapters in the Upper Peninsula have merged to better serve membership and to streamline operations. The former Lake Superior Chapter, headquartered in Marquette, and the Upper Peninsula Chapter centered in Escanaba have become the 906 ...

Wahoviak talks to Golden K about operations at SGI plant

By JOAN JOUPPI For The Daily News KINGSFORD — The endless hours of preparation was all worth it. The Pine Mountain ski jumping competition was one of the best. Even the weather cooperated. As Monday morning rolled around, the Golden K members gathered at the First Presbyterian Church in ...

DAR group to meet March 14 in Ishpeming

ISHPEMING — The Onagomingkway Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will have its monthly meeting from noon to 3 p.m. Eastern time Saturday, March 14, at the Jasper Ridge Brewery & Restaurant, 1075 Country Lane in Ishpeming. Those who attend should plan to order a meal. ...

NEW Piano Guys to perform Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain High School and Middle School Music Boosters will present the N.E.W. Piano Guys at 8 p.m. Friday at the Braumart Theater in Iron Mountain. Two guys, two pianos, and a whole lot of music— Peter Hernet and Dan Raferty promise an interactive, high-energy ...

NARFE group meets Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet for lunch at noon Tuesday at Maple Creek restaurant in Iron Mountain. A meeting will follow the luncheon. All are welcome.

Car club meets on Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ car club has planned a dinner get-together for Thursday.  Members and any interested car enthusiasts are asked to meet at 6 p.m. at Pizza Hut in Iron Mountain.

Celello to speak at AAUW meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford Branch of American Association of University Women will have its monthly meeting Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Pine Grove Country Club. The social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. The program will begin at 6:45 p.m. and feature author Erin ...

Vision screening

The Niagara Lions Club recently conducted its annual vision screening at Florence County schools. About 190 students were tested. From left are Joe Thomson, Florence Elementary Administrative Assistant Holly Krueger, Lion Dan Decker, Terry Youren and Kerry Grippen.

NARFE to meet Feb. 25

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet for lunch at noon Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Maple Creek restaurant in Iron Mountain. A meeting will follow the luncheon.  All are welcome.

PEO Chapter CX to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — P.E.O. Chapter CX will meet Monday at Pine Grove County Club in Iron Mountain. Lunch will be served at noon, with the meeting at 1 p.m. Members should contact Louise Swope at 715-251- 3300 no later than Thursday for reservation or to indicate if not planning to attend. The ...

Author Longtine to appear at CF Library

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Crystal Falls District Library will host an author talk and book signing at 1 p.m. Friday. Sonny Longtine of Marquette will read from his book, “Murder in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.” His book is a collection of 24 legendary murders that span 160 years of Upper ...

Parkinson group on Thursday

KINGSFORD — The Dickinson Area Parkinson support group will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall in Kingsford. Those attending should bring Parkinson’s questions, suggestions and tips to share at this meeting. Refreshments will not be served. For ...

NARFE to meet Feb. 25 in IM

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet at noon Tuesday, Feb. 25, for lunch at Maple Creek restaurant in Iron Mountain. A meeting will follow the luncheon.  All are welcome.