An image.
  • 7/31/2014 MARINETTE — Amy Reddinger, associate professor of English and women’s studies, and Tonya Meisner, associate lecturer of mathematics, are the recipients of the UW Colleges statewide 2014 Chancellor’s Excellence in Teaching Award. 

  • 7/31/2014 The Menominee County Bookmobile will be making the following stops for the month of August:
    Aug. 6 — 41 Apartments, Wallace, 1 to 1:15 p.m.; Country Corner Daycare Community Stop, County Road G-08, Tammy Raether Home, 1:30 to 2; Behnke Home on Rangeline Road, 2:15 to 2:45; Holy Redeemer Church, parking lot on Birch Creek Road, 3 to 4.
    Aug. 7 — County Road 557 Community Stop, John Blahnik Home, 10 to 10:30 a.m.; Seventh Day Adventist School and Storytime, County Road 551, 10:45 to 1 p.m.; Hannahville Elder Complex, 2:10 to 2:35 ET; Bark River-Harris School, 2:45 to 3:45 ET. Wilson Community Stop, Dave Pfeiff Home/J&D Gas Station, 3 to 4:30 CT.
    Aug. 8 — Maple Aire Apartments, Stephenson, 10 to 10:30 a.m.; Cedar River Plaza Community Stop, 1 to 1:30 p.m.; Wells State Park with Storytime on Bookmobile, 1:45 to 2:15; Clairmont’s Community Stop, Todd Clairmont home, M35, 2:30 to 3; Sunilla’s Community Stop, S-N-3 Drive and Elmwood Road, 3:30 to 4.
    Aug. 15 — Carney Post Office, U.S. 41, 10:15 to 10:45 a.m.; Raymond Mott Home, N18125 County Road 551, 12:15 to 12:30 p.m. ET; Perronville Community Stop and Storytime with Storytime on Bookmobile, 12:45 to 2:15 ET; Bark River-Harris School Community Stop, 2:30 to 5:30 ET.
    Aug. 21 — Hermansville Senior Center W5480 1st St., 9 to 9:30 a.m.; Pleasant Acres Apartments, N15967 U.S. 41, Powers, 9:45 to 10:45; Powers Post Office, U.S. 41, 11 to 11:15; Spalding Post Office, Cedar Street, 11:30 to 11:45.
    Aug. 26 — River Breeze Adult Care Home, River Drive, Wallace;, 2:15 to 2:30 p.m.; County Road 577 Community Stop, Goffin’s Home, 2:45 to 3:15; Kutha’s Foster Care Home, 3:45 to 4:15.
    Aug. 28 — Daggett Senior Center, 11:15 to 11:30 a.m.; Whispering Pines North, noon to 12:10 p.m.; Pinecrest Nursing Home, parking lot 12:30 to 1:30; Cedar Grove, 1:30 to 1:45; Powers-Spalding Activity Center, 1:50 to 2; Golden Shores Apartments, 2:10 to 2:30; Nadeau Community Stop, St. Bruno’s Church, 3 to  4.
    For more information, people may contact the Menominee County Library, 906-753-6923 or 800-559-8194. The public is welcome at all Bookmobile stops. 

  • 7/31/2014 Marinette Elks Lodge 1313, in conjunction with the Elks National Foundation and Wisconsin Elks Association, awarded $11,750 in scholarships to five recent high school graduates from Marinette County. 

  • 7/30/2014 OCONTO — The U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has announced the schedule for Local Working Group meetings for 2014. Twenty meetings will be held across Wisconsin this summer to gather input and help make recommendations and set priorities for USDA conservation programs under the new Farm Bill. The meeting will be Aug. 12, at 9 a.m., in room 1003-1004 in the basement of the Oconto County Courthouse, 301 Washington St. 

  • 7/30/2014 HARMONY — UW-Extension of Marinette and Oconto Counties invite home potato and sweet potato growers to attend a plant, pest and harvest management workshop at the Harmony Arboretum Demonstration Gardens Thursday, starting at 6:30 p.m. 

  • 7/29/2014 MADISON — Sparsity aid was awarded in the 2014-’15 school year to 133 school districts to help address the needs of rural schools.
    Crivitz gained eligibility for this program and will begin receiving these funds. 

  • 7/29/2014 The history of 19th and 20th century life displayed at West Shore Fishing Museum will come alive on Sunday, from 1 to 4 p.m. The museum is hosting a Heritage Skills Day where artisans and volunteers will demonstrate skills and practices of bygone eras. 

  • 7/29/2014 Grant money is available through the CUPPAD Regional Commission to assist in funding community art projects. In partnership with the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA), the CUPPAD Regional Commission is the regional regranting agency for the Central Upper Peninsula serving Alger, Delta, Dickinson, Marquette, Menominee and Schoolcraft counties. 

  • 7/26/2014 MENOMINEE — Public Health, Delta and Menominee Counties, 909 10th Ave., announces its monthly clinic schedule. All services are by appointment only. The clinic is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and can be reached by calling 906-863-4451. 

  • 7/25/2014 

    STEPHENSON — The Menominee County Library concluded its six-week summer reading program “Fizz, Boom, Read” at the Stephenson Township Hall.


  • 7/24/2014 MARINETTE — The Peshtigo Class of 1974 held its 40-year reunion July 12, at Ironworks, Main Street. A total of 66 people attended this event (42 actual classmates out of 107 graduates). Registration and social started at 5 p.m. A class photo was taken by classmate Barbra Alloy. Lori (Seidl) Olson gave the welcome speech and Patti (Peterson) Peterson-Bilotto led the class in prayer. Deceased members of the Class of 1974 were remembered. They are Lance Monsen, Glenn Spitzmacher, Brian Bintz, Patricia (Hausfeld) Garon and Denise (Behnke) Risner. 

  • 7/24/2014 Marinette High School Class of 1994 will hold a reunion to celebrate 20 years. The main event will be held at the Iron Works, Main Street (former Dodge Inn building), Aug. 9 at 6 p.m. 

  • 7/23/2014 

    Three forage-based on-farm field days are scheduled for July and early August.  


  • 7/23/2014 WASHINGTON D.C. — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has declared Aug. 3-9 National Farmers Market Week. 

  • 7/22/2014 The Medical Access Coalition of Delta & Menominee Counties, a service organization that has provided assistance to low income, uninsured residents of Delta and Menominee Counties since March 1, 2006, closed its doors June 30. 

Breaking News

Contact Us
Email Updates
Media Kit
Special Sections
Business Directory
Area Churches
Dining Guide

Copyright © 2014 Bliss Communications Inc. All rights reserved.

Software © 1998-2014 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved