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New materials at Dickinson library sites

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County Library sites in Iron Mountain, Norway and Felch Township continue to offer curbside pickup of library materials and limited appointments inside the building, which now include 15-minute browsing appointments. New materials for checkout are being added all ...

Camp Quality virtual this year

Boyne City, Mich. — Camp Quality Michigan, with the support of the U.P. Lions Club, will provide a Virtual Camp experience this year for Upper Peninsula and Wisconsin children who are currently in treatment or have previously been treated for cancer or have other chronic blood disorders, as ...

Plates donated to museum

Don Khoury, left, presented 10 area commemorative and souvenir plates to Bill Cummings, president of the Menominee Range Historical Foundation, to add to the museum’s collection. Some of the plates were souvenirs popular in the early 1900s, featuring Iron Mountain’s Hulst High School, the ...

Not there in sickness and in health

Dear Annie: I met my husband in junior high and chased him for many of our teen years and even into early adulthood. One day, out of the blue, he sent me a message. I replied, and we talked every day — and night — for months. At that time, I was living in Cincinnati, and he was in our ...

SERA meeting in Marquette canceled

MARQUETTE — State Employee Retirees Association 906 Chapter, which encompasses all of the Upper Peninsula, had planned an in-person meeting Wednesday at the Citizens Forum of Lakeview Arena in Marquette. Unfortunately, state health department rulings have made the session an ...

Take a moment to truly observe Memorial Day

NIAGARA, Wis. — Many of us look forward to May for a host of reasons. Most years there is a definite shift in the weather. April showers diminish, and we finally see the end of frost and freeze warnings. We begin to “green up” as the winds shift from northwest to southwest, and the days ...