A new childcare option is coming to Ishpeming. The Hema-Tyke Childcare and Education Center is slated to open by September. The center will include an infant room, a toddler room, and preschool with potential full and half day options. In the summer they will be accepting school aged children from 5 to 12 years old.
The Bissell Pet Foundation is sponsoring the Empty the Shelters Valentine's Day event Thursday through Sunday. The adoption fee will be waived for cats and dogs one year and up. All small critters will have their fees waived, regardless of their age.
Joshua L. Otto was taken into custody based on an arrest warrant issued by Marinette County Circuit Court as a result of charges filed by Niagara police for child enticement, possession of child pornography, possession of THC, felony bail jumping and resisting or obstructing an officer.
American Legion Post 44 is inviting the community to attend a fundraiser this Saturday. The event will help their veteran services officer Richard Jacobson. The event will feature live music, a raffle, and a silent auction.
The Marquette County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday. The Board passed the Strategic Plan for 2023 through 2028. Its top priorities include providing quality services, providing economic development and environmental upkeep.