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Rollo named to SNBT senior management team

MARINETTE, Wis. -Elisa Rollo, vice president of deposit operation, was recently welcomed to the senior management team of the Stephenson National Bank & Trust (SNBT).She is currently responsible for overseeing the internal deposit operations, call center and e-banking services of the ...

Northstar to implement new electronic health system

IRON RIVER - Last year, Northstar Health System entered into a partnership with Aspirus, a Wausau, Wis.-based health system, and became officially acquired in July 2014.Last fall, other members of the Aspirus system in the Upper Peninsula implemented the leading Electronic Health Record (EHR) ...

Dr. Carlson earns national certification in wound care

IRON MOUNTAIN -?Dr. W.B. Carlson has attained national certification in wound care.He is a member of Dickinson County Healthcare System's medical staff and medical director of both its Occupational Medicine Clinic and The Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine.With this certification, ...

NWTC teacher is honored as the international instructor of the year

GREEN BAY, Wis. - After 21 years of laying the foundation for hundreds of masonry students in Northeast Wisconsin, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) instructor John Zellner has been named the John B. Scola Instructor of the year by the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied ...

Open house, fund-raiser at dental center Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN - The John Fornetti Dental Center has announced that its Friday Funday Guest Appreciation Event will be Friday, July 31, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m."This is a free event to show appreciation for our guests and welcome new smiles, and we're also using this opportunity to help Bay Cliff ...

Bauman earns AIF accreditation

MARINETTE, Wis. -Jeff Bauman, chief investment officer of the Stephenson National Bank & Trust (SNBT), has been awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF) designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies.The AIF designation demonstrates the 'gold standard' of fiduciary ...

LSSU offers labor law course in Escanaba

ESCANABA - A course in Labor Law (MGMT 451) will be in Escanaba on the campus of Bay College beginning Aug. 31.This course will analyze labor laws pertaining to union-management relations; emphasis on the private sector as well as on laws relating to heath care institutions; legal aspects of ...

LSSU, Bay College officials meet during a regional center summit

ESCANABA - Representatives from Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie and Bay College in Escanaba gathered recently for discussions during a regional center summit.The group met on the Bay College campus, where LSSU has operated a regional center for more than 25 years, to discuss ...

Bellin’s Michigan clinics earn status of Medical Homes

GREEN BAY, Wis. - The Bellin Health Family Medical Centers in Iron Mountain and Escanaba have been selected as Patient-Centered Medical Home designated practices by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.Through Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH), primary care physicians lead care teams that ...

IM summer Farmers, Artisans Market Saturday

IRON MOUNTAIN - The next Iron Mountain Farmers & Artisans Market will be Saturday, July 25.The summer market is held from June through mid-October every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. It is located across from the Dickinson County Library.The market is managed Nancy Schaub together with ...

Tips for financial talks with your adult kids

By Marc MoganThere comes a time when parents nearing retirement should have a conversation with their adult children about their financial situation. In many cases the conversation can feel overwhelming and a bit uncomfortable.Also, busy schedules and limited time may make financial ...

First National Bank & Trust employees make donation to the Salvation Army

IRON MOUNTAIN - First National Bank & Trust Co. of Iron Mountain's fun committee recently hosted their first pie contest.Employees and their families were encouraged to make it, bake it or fake it and bring a pie to work.By giving a $5 donation, employees were encouraged to "taste test" ...

New radiologist joins DCHS staff

IRON MOUNTAIN - Brian Shukri, DO, a native of the Detroit area, is the latest addition to the team of radiologists at Dickinson Memorial Hospital.He brings expertise in neuroradiology to the department as he just completed Fellowship training at the University of Colorado - Anschutz Campus in ...

Grede leads industry lightweighting project

SOUTHFIELD - Grede, a leading producer of cast iron components for transportation and industrial applications, is working with Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow (LIFT) in leading the group's first-ever project on component lightweighting.The LIFT project, which is focused on thin wall ...

CCI Systems Inc. hosts shoe donation area for local children

IRON MOUNTAIN - CCI Systems employees participated in an athletic shoe fund-raiser to benefit local children.When Debbie McKinzie, founder of Heart and Soles of 906, contacted CCI regarding a donation for the Zombie Fun Run, "We were immediately off and running," said Patter Kelly, CCI senior ...

Jo Jo Siwa is coming to U.P. Dance Academy

KINGSFORD - JoJo Siwa, from the TV series "Dance Moms," will be teaching dance workshops at U.P. Dance Academy in Kingsford on Friday, Aug. 7.Registration is open to all ages.The meet and greet will be from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m."We are excited to have JoJo at our studio to showcase her talent to ...

VanBrocklin joins Bay College as marketing, events coordinator

ESCANABA -Melissa VanBrocklin has joined the staff at Bay College as the new community events and marketing coordinator on the Escanaba campus.VanBrocklin is no stranger to Bay College or the community. She is a Bay College alumni, completing both an associate of arts degree in business and an ...