Roger and Suzanne LePage of Superior celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Bayfield, Wis. The couple was married Aug. 16, 1986, at Concordia Lutheran Church in Superior. The couple has one daughter, Audra LePage. Roger is employed at Harbor City International School and CRSA. Suzanne is employed at Family Forum Inc.
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores plans to open a Duluth store this fall in the former Hancock Fabrics location, 5115 Burning Tree Plaza, Suite 318. The store will offer a wide variety of fabrics, sewing supplies, crafting needs, finished home decor and more.
The 1951 class of East High School is making plans for its 65th 65th reunion. Members of the class meet for a luncheon at Barker's Island Inn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 25. On Aug 26, meet at Billings Park Pavilion No. 2 from noon until 4 p.m. All classmates are invited, but organizers would like to know you're coming so they have enough supplies. supplies. Call Barb at 715-398-5670 or Lill at 715-392-5505. Organizers are hoping for a good turn out as this will be the class' "last hurrah."
Saturday Superior: The Barker's Island Farmers Market runs 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot near the SS Meteor. Tuesday Superior: Wisconsin Job Center hosts a number of workshops on career-related topics at 1805 N. 14th St. A job talk focusing on social media takes place at 9:30 a.m.; and learn about life skills at 11 a.m., financial literacy at 1 p.m. and employability skills at 2 p.m. Free.
Jim Balmer, Jim Peterson and Sean Quinn, partners of the law firm Falsani, Balmer, Peterson, Quinn & Beyer, were recognized as Super Lawyers by the Minnesota Super Lawyer magazine for 2016. The annual Super Lawyer designation is awarded to the top 5 percent of attorneys in the state determined by a peer selection process. Over the years, the firm has been honored many times including 20 for Balmer twenty, 13 for Peterson and seven times for Quinn.
Academic honors Genna Louise Christian made the dean's list at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. Graduates Katelyn Antonich of Superior earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing at Bemidji State University.
With the presidential election on the horizon, the Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles wants to make sure everyone who is eligible to vote can do so. In Wisconsin, that means having the proper photo identification. If you will be at least 18 years old by the next election, are a U.S. citizen and you are eligible to vote in Wisconsin, you may apply for a free ID card for voting purposes. Here are the steps to be followed to receive a document that can be used for voting:
Douglas County Circuit Court July 11
Under a new state rule, school buses in Wisconsin built after Jan. 1, 2005, must have amber lights to alert drivers that the bus is about to activate its' flashing red warning lights while coming to a stop. The new regulation goes into effect Aug. 16.
Beginning on July 11 several homes, businesses and roads stretching across Ashland, Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Iron, Price, Sawyer and Washburn counties sustained varying levels of damage due to flooding and high winds.