Business

New law office opens in IM

IRON MOUNTAIN - The opening of Abbey Anderson Law PC in Iron Mountain was announced recently with a ribbon cutting ceremony.Anderson graduated magna cum laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing in January 2014. She was licensed in Michigan in May 2014, and in Wisconsin in September ...

Gordon joins staff at Stephens Real Estate

IRON MOUNTAIN - Ryan Gordon of Iron Mountain has joined the group of top-producing agents at Stephens Real Estate in Iron Mountain."I was drawn to Stephens because they are the absolute leaders in real estate," Gordon said. "I really believe in their forward thinking vision, cutting-edge ...

Bay College courses include career exploration

ESCANABA - New for summer at Bay College is the FYE103, Career Exploration course. This course, along with several others, provides students with the opportunity to get started or to stay continuously enrolled in college.Being offered for the first time, June 29- Aug. 7, the FYE103, Career ...

Waliczek joins U.P. Dance Academy

KINGSFORD - Abbie Waliczek has joined the staff at U.P. Dance Academy in Kingsford as a tap, jazz, and creative movement teacher.She will be teaching beginner, intermediate, advanced and competitive tap under Doni Mae Rauch on Wednesdays and beginner tap/jazz and Hip Hop classes on ...

LaFreniere promoted at Speedway LLC

ENON, Ohio - Brian LaFreniere has been appointed director of construction and engineering for Speedway LLC.In this new position, LaFreniere will have responsibility for all company engineering and construction activities.Headquartered in Enon, Ohio, Speedway LLC is a gasoline and convenience ...

Herzog to speak at St. Norbert breakfast

DE PERE, WIS. - Mark Herzog, president and chief executive officer of Holy Family Memorial, will present "The Cure for Healthcare: Quick Fixes, Rocky Roads and Your Company" as part of St. Norbert College's CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series.The breakfast will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 25, from ...

New urologist at BayCare Clinic

MARINETTE Urologist W. Scott Dougherty, MD of the BayCare Clinic, will bring additional urological medicine expertise to the Marinette area.Dr. Dougherty will join Timothy Kennedy, MD, and physician assistant Kelsy Kellermann, members of the BayCare Clinic urological surgery team, at their ...

McCash recognized as top financial adviser

IRON MOUNTAIN - David J. McCash, an independent LPL Financial adviser at McCash Investment Management in Iron Mountain, announced that he was recognized as a top financial adviser and named to LPL's Director's Club.This distinction is based on where the adviser's annual production ranks among ...

Waliczek joins Northern Michigan Dance Academy as new teacher

KINGSFORD - Abbie Waliczek has joined the staff at U.P. Dance Academy in Kingsford as a tap, jazz, and creative movement teacher.She will be teaching beginner, intermediate, advanced and competitive tap under Doni Mae Rauch on Wednesdays and beginner tap/jazz and Hip Hop classes on ...

UPS honors Michigan drivers with 25 years of safe driving

DETROIT - UPS has announced that 57 elite drivers from Michigan are among 1,445 newly inducted worldwide into the Circle of Honor.Locally, the honor was given to Chris Clash of Kingsford, who works for the Iron Mountain UPS Center.The Circle of Honor is an honorary organization for UPS drivers ...

Three employee promotions announced at Range Bank

MARQUETTE - Range Bank has announced that Jamey Markham, Michelle McLaughlin, and Scott Slattery have all been promoted from within the bank.Markham has been promoted to senior vice president business banking. With more than 15 years of experience, he provides leadership, direction, ...

U.P. Labor-Management conference March 5

ESCANABA - The U.P. Labor-Management Council Inc. has selected the Island Resort & Casino Conference Center in Harris, as the host site for its 2015 annual conference.The annual conference, entitled "Table Talk: Focus on Bargaining," has been scheduled for Thursday, March 5.The one-day ...

Ribble visits Peshtigo GPS education center

PESHTIGO, Wis. - U.S. Representative Reid Ribble, who represents northeast Wisconsin in Congress, and Rick Sense, his district chief of staff, visited the GPS Education Center and BPM Inc., a specialty paper mill of Peshtigo recently.Visiting the BPM-sponsored education facility and BPM's ...

Marifke joins Mande Insurance as registered financial sales assistant

IRON MOUNTAIN - Connie Marifke has joined the team at Mande Insurance & Investment Solutions as a registered financial sales assistant.Prior to moving to Iron Mountain to be closer to family, Marifke worked as a financial adviser in the Milwaukee area.She holds Series 7 and Series 66 ...

Quayle certified in long-term care

IRON RIVER - James Quayle, financial associate with Thrivent Financial, has been awarded a professional designation in the field of long-term care, Certified in Long-Term Care (CLTC).The program is independent of the insurance industry and focuses on providing financial service professionals ...

Local agency featured in major trucking magazine

IRON MOUNTAIN - A local company was featured in the January issue of a major trucking magazine, "Overdrive."LKJ Agency Inc. is an independent agent for Landstar Transportation Logistics and the owner-operator is Lindley Johnson.Johnson started the business in 2006 in Spread Eagle, Wis., and ...

Small business presentation at Niagara Library

NIAGARA, Wis. - A program on, "Growing Your Own Small Business" will be presented by Kim Schuster at Niagara Public Library on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m.The hands-on program features the basics of starting your own small business and will feature examples and demonstrations of real ...