06/20/2019- The Menominee County Sheriff’s Office- Marine Division is offering boaters a chance to brush up on their safety skills before heading out onto the water. A boating safety course is being offered June 24th through the 26th from 6:00 until 9:00 PM at the Menominee Marina. The class is open to any age 11 ½ and up and is necessary for anyone born on or after July 1st of 1996 to operate a motorboat of more than 6 horsepower. Those born after December 31st, 1978 must also have passed this type of a course to legally operate a personal watercraft. There’s no cost to attend, but registration is required. That can be completed by calling 906-863-4441, extension 412.