Senior Connections offers hot, nutritious meals Monday-Friday for people 60 or older. Meals are delivered to homebound individuals and served at congregate sites in Douglas County. A $4 per meal contribution is requested, but no one is denied because of inability to pay. Call 715-394-3611 or 800-870-2181. Next week's menu includes: Jan. 2: Closed for the holiday. Jan. 3: Chicken chow mein with rice, Oriental vegetables, wheat roll, brownie. Jan. 4: Porcupine meatballs, mashed potatoes with gravy. Brussels sprouts, wheat bread, peaches.
Wednesday Superior: National Alliance on Mental Illness Peer Support Group meets 5:30-7 p.m.in the St. Mary's-Superior Community Room. Free.
The Summit on Equity, Diversity and Multiculturalism will be hosted by Commission on Equity Race and Ethnicity at the University of Minnesota Duluth is held Feb. 22 in the Kirby Student Center. The commission is seeking proposals for the event that focuses on multiculturalism and change. The commission is seeking proposals from UMD faculty, students, staff, administration, and interested community organizations for meaningful and interactive workshops, presentations, lectures and other educational formats that address diverse racial, ethnic and sovereign nations.
The SHS basketball teams dropped both ends of a non-conference doubleheader with the Eau Claire Memorial Old Abes Thursday night in the SHS gym.
After the holidays, there's the usual rush to the gym. Organizers of the second annual Nearly Naked Ruck March, planned for Feb. 25, hope to capture some of that post-holiday workout enthusiasm and channel it to helping local veterans. Veterans, military, and civilians are invited to hike up to 10 miles with weighted packs along Duluth's Lakewalk wearing nothing but boots, hats, gloves and long underwear. The hike is a fun way to build camaraderie and raise money to provide our military veterans a long-term successful transition into the civilian would.
Narconon reminds families that an intervention can be the difference between life and death. Interventions are powerful tools that can be used when an addict refuses to get help or seek treatment. To learn more about how to conduct an intervention for your loved one and save their life go to www.narconon-suncoast.org/blog/the-power-of-an-intervention.html Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals. 877-841-5509.
Heavy smoke was reported at 6:52 a.m. Friday coming from the building at 1021 Garfield Ave.
Douglas County Circuit Court Nov. 14 Robert William Ronning, 40, 1904 Baxter Ave., attempted misdemeanor theft, no contest plea, four months jail, $443 court costs; entry into locked coin box, no contest plea, seven months jail, concurrent, Huber work release, $443 court costs; criminal damage to property, eligible to be dismissed if restitution paid.
The Superior-Douglas County Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors announced the winners for the Holiday Decorating and Lighting Contest.
Andrew David Hudacek Jr., 31, of Superior faces one count of felony theft in a business setting. According to the criminal complaint: