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Anniversary — Kenny — 50th

FOSTER CITY — Thomas Jr. and Diane (Gustafson) Kenny of Foster City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 20. The couple was married on Sept. 20, 1969, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Foster City and have resided in the area since that time. Attendants for their wedding were ...

Hints from Heloise — Thanksgiving is around the corner

Dear Readers: It’s two weeks until Thanksgiving! Let’s get you and your home prepped for the big day: — Decorating this time of year is comparatively easy: pumpkins and gourds, mums and raffia strands are all hearty, long-lasting and readily available. — Make sure all houseplants ...

Annual Christmas Tree Galleria to open Nov. 23

CASPIAN — The annual Christmas Tree Galleria will be open from Nov. 23 to Dec.1 at the Iron County Museum in Caspian. This year’s theme is “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas.” The popular basket drawing has returned, with 45 baskets that could have something for ...

Cribbage on Saturday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain will have its monthly cribbage tournament starting at 1 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $20 a team. Those interested can sign up at the bar.

Faithorn Hunters Breakfast Nov. 23

FAITHORN — The Faithorn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad will host its Hunters Breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Faithorn Town Hall. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. There also will be a bake sale.

DCH retirees gather Nov. 22

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Hospital retirees will gather for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at the Wild Horse Saloon in Iron Mountain.

Harvest Bake Sale planned

NORWAY — The Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Norway will host its annual Harvest Bake Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the church at 815 Iron St. in Norway. All baked goods are $7 or less.

Suicide prevention certification

Terri Castelaz/Daily News photo The Norway High School Leo Club recently was certified in the Question, Persuade and Refer, or QPR, Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Program. From left, in front are Mary Slagle, Kasse Kay, Hailey Howorth, Sarah Tinkey and Skylar Davenport; in back are Leo Club ...

Grandparents Teach, Too — Children help with family gatherings

While a meal is in the oven children and adults can do a little cooking together. On average, American families are spending about 29 minutes a day talking together. Most of the time is spent giving children directions to finish meals, prepare for school, lessons and bedtime. Those minutes of ...

Dear Annie: I give so much more than I get

Dear Annie: My wife and I feel we are being taken advantage of by our family and friends. I think we have gone over and above with acts of kindness. Some family members don’t even talk to us, let alone acknowledge birthdays and holidays. When we went to church recently, the theme of the ...

Holiday Craft, Bake Sale set at Beechwood Hall

IRON RIVER — The eighth annual Beechwood Historical Society’s Holiday Craft and Bake Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Beechwood Hall, 178 Beechwood Store Road in Iron River Township. Items for sale include Woody Hollow candles; U.P. and Wisconsin outdoor ...

Pembine High School Drama Club presents dinner and a show

PEMBINE, Wis. — The Pembine High School Drama Club will present “The Clock Struck One” by Craig Sodaro on Saturday. Two performances will take place, at 3 and 6 p.m. in the Pembine Elementary School gymnasium. This is a who-done-it murder mystery with a twist ending that will be ...

Dear Annie: Understanding narcissism

Dear Annie: I am writing in response to the letter from “Concerned Care-Daughter,” who said she was approaching caregiver burnout. It sounds to me like she is very empathic, and her older sister may have some narcissist traits. Narcissistic traits include being dismissive of other ...

Memorial service on Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — OSF Hospice will host a memorial service from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday to celebrate the lives of those who have passed away. The event will be in conference room B of the Dickinson County Memorial Hospital, 1721 S. Stephenson Ave., Iron Mountain. The holidays can be a ...

History center fundraiser set

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Regional History Center will bring back a favorite fundraiser, Auction at the Museum, at 7 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, Nov. 20. The public is invited to come bid on antiques and collectibles, including vintage political paraphernalia; ceramics; glass bottles; a ...

Symphony on the Rocks returns to the Braumart

IRON MOUNTAIN — Symphony on the Rocks, with Emmy-winning electric violinist Mark Wood, will return in December for two shows at The Braumart Theatre in Iron Mountain. The concerts are slated for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6-7. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. each night. The audience will ...

Cribbage on Tuesdays

IRON MOUNTAIN — Cribbage is played every Tuesday at the Crystal Lake Senior Center in Iron Mountain. The two-person games begin at 12:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

PEO Chapter AN meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — P.E.O. Chapter AN will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the home of Arlene Lake. Co-hostess for the evening will be Lois Swanson. Members are asked to call the hostess if unable to attend.

AAUW lunch on Nov. 19

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford American Association of University Women fundraiser is planned from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Solberg’s Greenleaf Sports Bar and Grill in Iron Mountain. Fifteen percent of all sales of food and drink at this time will be donated to the ...

Engagement — Morstad, Datema

Dean and Betty Morstad of Norway announce the engagement of their daughter, Teresa, to Steven Datema, son of Craig and Luanne Datema of Spring Lake, Mich. Teresa is a graduate of Norway High School and received her bachelor of science degree in business and finance from Grand Valley State ...