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January 26, 2015 BROWNSBURG, Ind. (AP) — The hawk sat high in the tree, still and watchful. more »»


January 26, 2015 Kangas named to Lawrence U. deans list SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Daniel Kangas from Rock, MI, has been named to the Dean’s Honor Roll for the Fall 2014 semester at Lawrence Technological University. more »»


January 26, 2015 Spring Concert rehearsals underway ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Choral Society has begun preparing for its annual Spring Concert. The Chorale rehearses each Tuesday night from 7-9 p.m. more »»

Woman needs more help than sister can offer

January 26, 2015 Dear Annie: I have three siblings. The youngest sister, “Jess,” has always had problems. At 13, she started taking drugs and running away from home. more »»

YMCA annual youth campaign kicks off

January 24, 2015 ESCANABA — The Northern Lights YMCA Delta Center is planning to kick off its Annual Campaign today at the Elks Club in Escanaba. The kickoff begins at 6 p.m. more »»

U.P. Promenade for 40 et 8 Voitures

January 24, 2015 Courtesy photo Pictured at a recent Upper Peninsula Promenade for the 40 et 8 are: Lou Oberle, 11th District Cheminot; Mike Bruntjens, U.P. Chef de Gare; and Tom DeCarlo, 12th District Chemino. more »»


January 24, 2015 Dorothy McKnight asked local daycare kids: “Would you rather be a little kid, a teenager, or a grownup?”... more »»


January 24, 2015 TRULOCK — Kingsford residents Shane and Kerstin Trulock welcomed a son, Thomas John, born at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay on Jan. 15 at 5:52 p.m. more »»


January 24, 2015 Pasty Sale offered at St. Thomas Parish ESCANABA — A pasty sale will take place on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 26 and 27, from 2-5 p.m. in the St. Thomas Church Parish Hall. more »»

Turn your backyard into a winter wonderland for wild birds

January 24, 2015 FAIRFIELD, Conn. — You may think warm weather is prime-time to enjoy the rewarding hobby of bird-feeding and bird-watching. more »»

Deadbeat nephew may be guilty of elder abuse

January 24, 2015 Dear Annie: My mother is 90 years old. She recently loaned one of my nephews a large sum of money to purchase a house. more »»

Boosters Club gives a boost to Honor Flight

January 23, 2015 Courtesy photo The Stonington Booster Club recently made a donation to the Upper Peninsula Honor Flight in their efforts to continue to take World War II and Korean War Veterans to Washington D.C. more »»

Winter population stable despite ‘snow birds’

January 23, 2015 ESCANABA — When the winter moon kisses the Upper Michigan snow and transforms its surface into a billion sparkling diamonds, magic happens. more »»


January 23, 2015 Days River Lions plan Pasty Sale GLADSTONE — The Days River Lions Club will be making pasties on Sunday, Jan. 25, at their clubhouse in Brampton. more »»

Bad childhood relationship rears up years later

January 23, 2015 Dear Annie: I am a 19-year-old full-time college student and I work part-time at a fast food place. I started my job two years ago, and for the most part, I enjoy it and have made several friends. more »»

Pro-life groups ‘March for Life’ in D.C.

January 22, 2015 Courtesy photo Pro-life advocates are pictured as they prepare to board the bus in Escanaba that will take them to the March for Life in Washington, D.C. more »»

Endowed scholarship established for MSU-COM medical students

January 22, 2015 ESCANABA — An endowed scholarship has been established in memory of Joanne and Rene Marcoe at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine by Dr. more »»

Bookmobile schedule for February

January 22, 2015 MENOMINEE — The Menominee County Bookmobile will be making the following stops for the month of February: Tuesday, Feb. 3 — Carney-Nadeau School, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Feb. more »»


January 22, 2015 Hoholik named to honor society ALLENDALE — Sigma Alpha Lambda has announced that Melinda Sue Hoholik of Manistique has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National... more »»

Genealogy workshops offered in Escanaba

January 22, 2015 ESCANABA — Turning over a new leaf this year? Why not do it on your own family tree? The Family History Center 1315 9th Ave. S. more »»

Sister longs to restore relationship with family

January 22, 2015 Dear Annie: My father died a year ago. Since then, I have ignored my extended family, but I’m close to my children and grandchildre. more »»



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