How much U.P. cities are getting for having pot shops in 2023, and what some plan to do with it
LANSING, Mich. (WJMN) — The Michigan Department of Treasury announced this week that millions of marijuana tax dollars would be divvied out to local municipalities based on how many pot shops were licensed and operating in 2023. For some communities in the Upper Peninsula, the windfall of cash will...
The Goat That Didn’t Float – Ice Out Contest Cancelled
The winter’s warm temperatures that made ice fishing season a bust, cancelled the Door County Pond Hockey Tournament, and put the brakes on all kinds of winter activities has claimed another casualty. Due to unseasonably warm temperatures and the resultant lack of ice formation in the bay, the Sister...
Egg Harbor Holds Pre-construction Meeting for Next Phase of Highway Project
The Village of Egg Harbor will host a pre-construction meeting to review various aspects of the next phase of its Highway 42 construction project. The meeting will be held Thursday, March 7 at 6 pm at the Kress Pavilion. It will also be available via Zoom using Meeting ID: 880 8560 7690. Representatives from the Village’s project team and Vinton Construction Company will be available to answer questions.
The Father of Local Skiing: Anton Martinson and the Ski Jumping Craze
Anton Martinson built a jump – and a ski culture – in the 1930s. I was slowly paging my way through a thick album of old photos, part of a box of pictures that my friend Michelle Rasmusson had leant to me. The pictures belonged to the Trudy Erickson family she had married into, and the local history nerd in me was infatuated.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.19 and $3.29 in Menominee as of 2024-03-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Manistique, March 04 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Menominee High School basketball team will have a game with Manistique High School on March 04, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Get Your Name On Walk Of Fame
Sales of engraved bricks for the Walk of Fame on the grounds of Northern Door Children’s Center (NDCC) will help support reconfiguration of the spaces inside the childcare and 4-year-old kindergarten complex in Sister Bay. This final part of the building project increases the licensed capacity from 130 children to 160.
SMALL TOWNS: The unforgettable quilters from Menominee, Michigan
MENOMINEE, Mich. (WBAY) - Back in 1945, when Lutheran World Relief was formed to provide assistance to Europe following World War Two, a group of women from a church in Menominee, Michigan sprang into action. Now, nearly 80 years later, and spanning generations, their mission to help others in need...
Haglund hooped at the highest level for Menominee
Editor’s note: The Menominee High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2024 induction ceremony takes place May 4 at the Pullman House in Menominee. Tickets are on sale at the Superintendent’s office at Blesch School and the Principal’s office at the high school for $35. Each week, the EagleHerald will spotlight one of the 12 inductees. This week’s feature is on Dave Haglund, Class of 1969. MENOMINEE — Point guards are maestros on the court, and no one conducted the symphony of Menominee boys...
“Seven Last Words Of Christ” At Shepherd Of The Bay
Midsummer’s Music will present Franz Joseph Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christ, featuring the Pro Arte Quartet alongside clergy and community leaders at Shepherd of the Bay Lutheran Church. Seven Last Words of Christ was originally an orchestral work that Haydn adapted for string quartet in 1787. It...
Menominee mayor: Suing U.P. dispensaries sign off on ‘no lawsuits’ clause, avoiding possibility of layoffs
MENOMINEE, Mich. (WJMN) — The possibility of dozens of layoffs in the City of Menominee have been avoided as two local dispensaries sign license renewals with language that could stymie their ongoing lawsuits against the city, according to its mayor. “The Menominee City Council has forced Rize and The Fire Station to sign settlement language […]
Coffee Roaster Gets A Toaster
A new toast sensation is popping up in Sister Bay. Skip Stone Coffee Roasters is now offering both avocado toast and peanut butter and banana toast, served at breakfast and lunch. Skip Stone Coffee Roasters is located at 10678 Bay Shore Dr. in Sister Bay.
Kewaunee resident among Alice finalists presented in Egg Harbor
The countdown is on for the Alice in Dairyland Finals in Door County, which officially began after the six finalists vying to succeed the current Alice, Ashley Hagenow, were introduced on Friday in Egg Harbor. Fox Lake’s Cierra Essock, Oconomowoc’s Halei Heinzel, Denmark’s Katrina Hoesley, Kewaunee’s Kiley Pagel, Kiel’s Lauren Siemers, and Big Bend’s Michaela King will all compete for the title of Alice in Dairyland this May. The role is a one-year, full-time public relations position with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). The girls all have different backgrounds and experiences that they can fall back on over the next two months, and Steering Committee Chair Denise Plassmeyer said she was impressed by all six of them when she met them for the first time.
Area high school sporting events (March 4-5)
Schedule subject to change Today’s eventsGirls basketball MHSAA Districts Menominee at Manistique, 5 p.m. Tuesday’s eventsBoys basketball MHSAA Regionals Menominee vs Jeffers at Marquette, 6 p.m.
HIGHLIGHTS: Boys High School Basketball District Finals
Highlights from Friday night as Menominee defeated Iron Mountain, Jeffers beats Westwood, and Marquette falls against Traverse City West. HIGHLIGHTS: NMU Men’s Basketball clinches GLIAC Title, …
L.E. Jones honors WWII vet, former employee
MENOMINEE — “There are special moments for a family, for a company and for a community that tend to stand out... and this is one of them,” said David Doll, CEO of L. E. Jones Co. Employees, retirees, board members, local elected officials and family members came together Feb. 23 L. E. Jones’ R&D Technology Center to honor the life and legacy of Robert “Bob” Salzman. “It would be an understatement to say that Bob led a life well lived when you look at all...
Dive into Flavor: Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Sister Bay You Can't Miss
This article presents a tour of three exquisite seafood restaurants in Sister Bay. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these locations? If yes, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Broadband Info Workshop Series
A series of workshops is planned to help residents learn more about the Baileys Harbor Broadband Project and its value to residents and businesses. The workshops are co-sponsored by the Baileys Harbor Community Association, Door County Broadband/Bertram Communications, and the Baileys Harbor library. Bertram staff will lead all sessions and...
Art Students, Instructors Exhibit At The Clearing
Students and instructors involved in The Clearing Folk School’s winter program will exhibit their work March 2-3, 10 am – 4 pm both days. The event will feature work from the 70+ classes The Clearing offered in January and February, including art, fine crafts, nature studies and other projects.
Newberry and Verch At The White Gull Inn
Newberry and Verch will be the next performers onstage during the White Gull Inn’s winter concert series. The folk duo will perform March 6 at 8 pm. Growing up, Joe Newberry and April Verch absorbed traditions of home and hearth, Newberry in Missouri’s Ozarks and Verch in Canada’s Ottawa Valley. During their live show, original songs join timeless classes while live fiddle and banjo numbers combine with traditional dance steps.