August 22, 2013 RSS feed / Community

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Blood drive set for Sept. 11 in Manistique MANISTIQUE – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General, will hold a blood drive on Sept. 11 at Blanchard Center in Manistique. The drive will take place from 1 – 5:15 p.m. More...

Free workshops planned for small U.P. businesses

Topics involve various aspects of business

L’ANSE, Mich. More...

Manistique Public Safety

Editor’s Note: The following informationis from Manistique Public Safety dispatchlogbooks recorded at the time the calls werereceived.Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 More...

Current GED test to expire in December

Residents in program encouraged to finish

MANISTIQUE – The current version of the GED test will expire on Dec. 31, 2013, according to the North Menominee County Community Schools Adult Education. More...

CUPPAD will offer local art minigrants

ESCANABA – Grant money is available through the CUPPAD Regional Commission to assist in funding local art minigrants. More...

Cedar River to host run/walk

CEDAR RIVER – The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports has recognized the Cedar River Bridge Walk and the Cedar River Trail Run as a quality physical activity event. More...

Obesity in preschoolers drops

Mich., other states begin a rate decline

LANSING – Michigan is among 19 states and U.S. territories showing small declines in obesity among low-income preschoolers from 2008 to 2011. More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?