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Seven athletes, '43 football team to be inducted into Ironwood Area Sports Hall of Fame
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G-TAC closure puts mining committee on hold

HURLEY — With the future of the Iron County Mining Impact Committee uncertain following the Feb. 27 announcement by Gogebic Taconite that it was closing the company’s Hurley office, committee Chairwoman Leslie Kolesar thanked the committee for... Full story

Gogebic County Board approves four-year contract for Novascone

BESSEMER — Tom Novascone’s job as equalization director for Gogebic County was extended by four years Wednesday. The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners approved a new four-year contract for Novascone. Novascone will be paid $42,000 annually... Full story

Ironwood schools seek funds for playground equipment

IRONWOOD - Nicholas Steinmetz, the elementary school principal for the Ironwood Area School District, is looking to raise funds to purchase new playground equipment for the district's third through... Full story

Seven athletes, '43 football team to be inducted into Ironwood Area Sports Hall of Fame

IRONWOOD - A longtime Ironwood high school ski coach whose tenure lasted five decades tops the 2015 induction class of several individuals and a team voted on by members of the Ironwood Area Sports ... Full story

Donald J. Best

MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho - Donald John Best, age 75, of Mountain Home, Idaho, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at a Mountain Home care center. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday,... Full story

Vivian M. Lantta

Vivian M. Lantta passed away peacefully on March 12, 2015, at the age of 92, with her son, Jim, at her side. Vivian was born on October 22, 1922, in Ramsay, Mich., the daughter of the late John and... Full story

Jeanne L. Smith

HOUGHTON, Mich. — Jeanne L. Smith Bonen, of Houghton, formerly Jeanne Holemo, of Ironwood, passed away on March 21, 2015, in Houghton, at the age of 92. She was born in Ironwood on June 17, 1922, the daughter of the late Harry and Saima... Full story