2013-10-24 / Community

News Briefs

Local business after hours planned Nov. 7

MANISTIQUE – Kopecky Well Drilling Company will host a “Business After Hours” event on Nov. 7. The event will celebrate 40 years of business and take place from 5 – 7:30 p.m., at The “40” Bar and Grill.

Business After Hours events are coordinated by the Schoolcraft County Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by a variety of area businesses and organizations.

Business After Hours offer networking and will include hors d’oeuvres and door prizes.

For more information, call the chamber at 341-5010.

Delta County warns of possible deed scam

ESCANABA – The Delta County Register of Deeds office has received information that a company out of Washington D.C. has sent “Deed Processing Notices” to local property owners stating they can obtain a copy of their “Grant Deed” through this company for $83. The letter is considered a scam.

The Delta County Register of Deeds office offers copies of this deed for $1 per page at the Delta County Courthouse (most deeds are 1-2 pages).

The Courthouse hours are Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Internship training for employers set for Fri.

ESCANABA – A free “Employer Internship Training Seminar” is being offered at Bay College on Oct. 25 from 1 - 2:30 p.m. Prima Civitas Foundation, out of Lansing, will present the session for employers.

Prima Civitas is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

The training session is for employers who have had interns, those that are interested, and for those that may have had an undesirable internship experience.

All interested parties can R.S.V.P. to Annette Johnson, Career and Academic Advisor, at Bay College or by phone at 217- 4033.

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