MARS celebrates 20th anniversary

Marquette Alger Resolution Service recently celebrated 20 years of mediating in Marquette and Alger counties with an open house. Shown are: Front row from left, MARS case manager Karen Dubow, MARS Board members Nancy Beukema and Cheryl Hill and Executive Director Jennifer Frazier; and back row from left, MARS Board members Jerry Maynard, Michael Anderegg, Robert Jensen and Bill Ferns. Board members not pictured include President Rick Sanville, Glenn Sarka, Jean Hetrick, Polly Friend and Vicki Ballas. Since 1993, MARS has mediated over 2,300 cases in a variety of disputes including custody, parenting time, divorce, neighborhood disputes, special education, business and contract matters and child abuse and neglect cases.