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  • 3/14/2019 

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Few seniors get their thinking and memory abilities regularly tested during check-ups, according to a new report from the Alzheimer’s Association t...

  • 2/7/2019 

    GREEN BAY, Wis. — UntitledTown, the book and author festival that welcomed Margaret Atwood and bused thousands of children to R.L. Stine — for free &#...

  • 7/12/2018 

    WASHINGTON — The remains of Lowell Earl Valley, Fireman Second Class, United States Navy, will be returned to Ontonagon, Michigan, for burial on Saturday. Valley was kille...

  • 3/22/2018 CRIVITZ — The Marinette County Elderly Services (MCES) featured Elaine Martin, 91 years young, mother of three, grandmother of 16, great-grandmother of 13 and great-great-grandmother of four, who has been a frequent visitor to the Niagara center for 30 years.

  • 12/8/2016 Seventy-five years ago, the world changed in 11 short minutes. It was particularly personal for those at Pearl Harbor and their loved ones. It was an intimate event for my family. My mother’s only brother was there

  • Delivering babies to arranging flowers
    11/17/2016 PESHTIGO — After 25 years of delivering babies, a Peshtigo woman now has a new career of arranging flowers for special occasions.

  • 9/8/2016 MADISON — As we age, we’re likely to experience changes in vision and an increased potential for developing age-related eye disease. Although it is likely vision changes will occur as you age, these changes don’t have to compromise your quality of life. Comprehensive eye exams performed by a licensed doctor of optometry are one of the most important, preventive ways to preserve vision and are the only way to accurately assess eye health, diagnose an eye disorder or disease and determine the need for glasses or contact lenses.

  • Boehms to celebrate 70th anniversary
    7/21/2016 MARINETTE — It’s not every day couples make it to their 50th wedding anniversary, and many celebrate the milestone with a party and a renewing of the vows. But Bernard “Bud” Boehm, 90, and Delores Boehm, 89, can boast an even higher number when the two celebrate their 70th anniversary later this month.

  • 5/12/2016 MARINETTE — Older Americans Month celebrates older adults as they play growing and increasingly vital roles in communities all across the country.

  • 4/7/2016 MARINETTE — Students at Park Elementary School are having a different experience when it comes to literacy and reading.

  • 12/24/2015 Taking care of a spouse, parent, neighbor or friend who is facing Alzheimer’s or other related dementia can be overwhelming and challenging at times.

  • Santa stop
    12/24/2015 Santa Claus shakes hands with Glen Shrank, resident at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility, Powers, and gives him an early Christmas present. Although its a busy time for Santa, he took some time out of his busy day to visit the residents at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility. During his visit, he passed out gifts and spread some Christmas cheer. Thanks to everyone who made donations, the residents had a special Christmas. More photos of Santa’s visit are on in “Boomers articles,” under “Community.”

  • Former local dances for residents
    12/17/2015 MARINETTE — Patti Wright, a native of Marinette County who lives in California, recently visited her mother Helen, family and friends. While here, she performed three different dances for the people at the Luther Home. Some of her choreography was self-created.

  • 10/8/2015 Adults age 60 and older should get the shingles vaccine (Zostavax), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Shingles is caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox. After you’ve had chickenpox, the virus lies inactive. Years later, the virus may reactivate as shingles.

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