WUPPDR presents Tucker with public service award
September 22, 2021
By MEGAN HUGHES
WATERSMEET - The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region honored two individuals, including longtime Daily Globe reporter Jan Tucker, Monday evening for their contributions to Western U.P. communities.
The Oreste Chiantello Public Service Award, named for Oreste "Chip" Chiantello, of Ironwood, was created after his passing in 1991. Officials explained in a press release that Chiantello had dedicated 25 years of service to his community, county and region, and was a well respected public official. Having been the chairperson of both WUP...