Northwoods Journal available online

MARINETTE — The Northwoods Journal, a summertime publication of the Marinette County Land Information Department, will be available online only this summer because of COVID-19 safety concerns. The Northwoods Journal will not be delivered in print form this summer as usual throughout Marinette County. Instead, each issue will be available online in PDF color format at

There is a link to new as well as old issues since 2005 (the May 2020 edition is a bonus issue). It will also be on Facebook at “Marinette County Land Information Department."

The department can also print a copy and mail it to people. People may call 715-732-7780 for a mailing request, or send an email to

Kiwanis club changes golf outing date

MENOMINEE — The Menominee Kiwanis Club rescheduled its scholarship golf outing to Sept. 10 at Riverside Golf Club. 

For more information, people may check the EHCommunity Calendar or contact John at 906-290-2142 or any Kiwanis member.

NWTC to host 'Grad Bash' for class of 2020

MARINETTE — Northeast Wisconsin Technical College is celebrating the NWTC class of 2020 with a Grad Bash. The college will host the celebration parade at the Marinette campus today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Members of the class of NWTC 2020 are invited to decorate their cars to honor their achievements. Faculty and staff will line the streets around NWTC, holding signs of congratulations and cheering as grads drive by.

The route will take grads to the college’s main entrance where they receive a swag bag (while supplies last) and get their picture taken for the college’s June 26 virtual graduation.