Life

Names in the News — Central Michigan honor students, graduates listed

IRON MOUNTAIN — Central Michigan University honors for May 2019 have been released. Honors list includes: Channing — Jordan Helms; Iron Mountain — Kathryn Brown, Zachary Caudell, Jade Driscoll, Jordan Wadge; Kingsford — Joseph Gregory, Ingrid Martonen, Sara Orchard, Rachel ...

Wedding — Pietsch, Gaudette

IRON MOUNTAIN — Nicole Marie Pietsch and Jacob John Gaudette both of Iron Mountain, were united in marriage on June 22, 2019. The wedding mass was officiated by Father Joe Gouin at American Martyrs Church and the wedding sacrament was administered by friend of the bride and groom, Deacon ...

Stamp Club meets Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly meeting of the Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, in the Fellowship Room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. behind Slumberland Furniture in Iron Mountain. A brief business meeting and educational program will ...

VBS reunion Sunday

First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford will have a Roar! VBS Reunion on Sunday. Children who attended Roar! VBS in June and their families are invited to take part in this event. The festivities start at 10:30 a.m. with live music from the program provided by the VBS Band, followed by a pot ...

Lunch and Learn series continues

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Florence County will have its Lunch and Learns series at all four of the meal site locations starting next week and extending through November. The public is invited to enjoy lunch while learning ways to stay healthy and safe. ...

Traveling tips for caregivers

Summer is a great time to get out and do things. Traveling out of town gives you something to look forward to and can be a very rewarding and fun experience. Caregivers may wonder if it’s best to just stay home, but with careful planning they can still get away. It just requires being a ...

Third annual Classic Cars on Third Car Show set

MARQUETTE — The third annual Classic Cars on Third Car Show will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern time Saturday on North Third Street in downtown Marquette.  Classic cars will fill Third Street between Park Street and Michigan, with registration starting at 10 a.m. next to Third Base Bar, 726 ...

UP Convocation on Sept. 18

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Area Paisano Club will host the Upper Peninsula Convocation on Sunday, Sept. 8, at Pine Grove Country Club. Mass at 11 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Church, 500 Blaine St., will be followed by a cocktail hour at Pine Grove. A full Italian meal, ...

Legacy of Faith announces $280,000 in grants across UP

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Most Rev. John F. Doerfler, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Marquette, recently approved recommendations for more than $281,333 in grants to Upper Peninsula initiatives that benefit social services and faith education. Catholic parishes, missions, Catholic schools and ...

Screening of Glen Campbell movie planned in Florence

FLORENCE, Wis. — To create awareness about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Florence County will host a free screening of the documentary “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.Tuesday at the Florence High School Auditorium. ...

Car club ride tonight

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ car club has planned a dinner ride tonight. They will depart from the Midtown mall parking lot at 6 p.m. and travel to Norway for dinner at Mike’s on Main. After dinner, members can attend the Norton, Chartier and Company concert at the band shell in ...

Bed ain’t big enough

Dear Annie: I met a great gal. We seem really good together most of the time, but here’s the rub. She has a dog. It is a nice dog but not very well trained. The big problem is bedtime at my place. The dog wants to share our bed, and is uncontrollably insistent about it, whining and disturbing ...

Night of Music at Randville church

RANDVILLE — That Heavenly Home will be the theme for Randville Bible Church’s Third Sunday Night of Music, set for 6 p.m. Sunday This service of music will feature hymns highlighting the joys of heaven and the anticipation of an eternity with Christ. And as always, instruments and special ...

Winery concert set

BARK RIVER — U.P. Gumbo of Marquette will perform zydeco and New Orleans-style music at the final concert of the Sunday concert series at Northern Sun Winery in Bark River. The nonprofit organization co-hosting the concert and benefitting from proceeds is the Delta County Nonmotorized ...

Post 50 hosting family picnic on Saturday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Legion Post 50 in Iron Mountain will host a family picnic beginning at noon Saturday at the veterans memorial on Pine Mountain. Members of the post, the Sons of the American Legion and the auxiliary and families are invited to attend. Those attending should bring a dish ...

Art in the Garden event Saturday in Goodman

GOODMAN, Wis. — The annual Art in the Garden is slated from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the home of Lynn and James Stankevich, 105 Main St. in Goodman. As shoppers browse the garden paths, vendors are tucked away among the hostas, lilies, ferns and ponds. Jewelry work, quilt work and ...

Band Bumpus to play the Braumart Theatre

IRON MOUNTAIN — By popular demand, Bumpus returns to the Braumart Theatre in Iron Mountain at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24. Bumpus and their powerful brand of soul music channels the uplifting energy of Sly & the Family Stone, the energy of James Brown and the reflective cool of Marvin ...

Dear Annie: Torn between marriage vows and well-being

Dear Annie: I have a problem I’ve been struggling with for quite some time. I am in my late 40s and have been married for over half my life. For the past five years or so, I have been dealing with the idea that I may be gay. I have always kind of felt that I could be, but I went the ...

Post 50 plans family meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain will have a family meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at the post. Members of the Legion, the Auxiliary and the Sons of the American Legion are welcome to attend.

Niagara museum meeting Sept. 9

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Niagara Area Historical Society will have its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at the Niagara Area Historical Society Museum, 1364 River Ave. The public is invited to attend. There will be no meeting in August.