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 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 22, 2014

Ironwood Carnegie hosts donut fundraiser

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Carnegie Library hosted its first ever donut sale this fall to help fund programs and purchases for the library. People were able to pre-order their donuts, which were made by... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 21, 2014

Gogebic County voters asked for 911 surcharge renewal

BESSEMER - The Bessemer City Council heard a presentation at its meeting Monday from Jim Loeper, Gogebic County emergency management and 911 coordinator, regarding the countywide 911 operating... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 20, 2014

Taste of Italy fundraiser provides student scholarships

HURLEY - People looking to help local high school seniors and enjoy an Italian meal had a chance to do just that at a luncheon hosted by the Gogebic and Iron County Paisano Club on Saturday. Around... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 20, 2014

GOISD schools continue downward enrollment trend

Of the six schools within the Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District, just one has seen an increase in this year's enrollment from last year. Excluding the few students who are counted as... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 15, 2014

Wakefield ponders Sunday Lake spillway

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield City Council decided Monday the Sunday Lake spillway may need more extensive repairs than originally thought. Employees from the city's department of public works lowered... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI and KELSEY HANSEN    News    October 14, 2014

Wakefield council trims budget

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield City Council terminated several contracts during its meeting Monday in order to help in the purchase of Father Daniel Hall as the new city hall building. The Western U.P.... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 13, 2014

Sharon Lutheran celebrates 125 years

BESSEMER - The pews were full Sunday morning at Sharon Lutheran Church in Bessemer as the congregation celebrated 125 years of existence with a service and a catered brunch, and also officially... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 11, 2014

IPSD teaches fire safety

IRONWOOD - Students at All Saints Catholic Academy in Ironwood held a Fire Safety Day Friday afternoon at the school. Students were visited by members of the Ironwood Public Safety Department and got... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 10, 2014

GCC honors three on special night

IRONWOOD - Gogebic Community College Foundation honored three individuals and one organization for their contributions to the college and commitment to the community at its 19th annual "Celebration... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 8, 2014

Wakefield Township sets new millage rate, discusses Indianhead hotel, casino

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP - Due to a decrease in taxable property value Wakefield Township residents will get a slight tax break for 2014's tax year. The Wakefield Township Board approved a new millage rate... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 7, 2014

Bessemer City Council supports Indianhead hotel, casino

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council voiced its support for the proposed hotel resort and casino on top of Indianhead Mountain in Wakefield Township, citing potential job creation associated with the... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 7, 2014

Seniors view fall colors from the seat of an ORV

ONTONAGON COUNTY - Senior citizens recently enjoyed the fall colors in Ontonagon County from the seat of an off-road vehicle during the seventh annual Senior Fall Color Tour. According to a release... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 6, 2014

GCC Foundation to hold 19th recognition banquet Thursday

IRONWOOD — Three more individuals and a local organization will be honored Thursday for their commitment to Gogebic Community College and the community at the 19th annual “Celebration of Achievements” banquet, hosted by the GCC Foundation.... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 6, 2014

Bessemer tackles blight

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is looking to remove a blighted structure at 506 S. Moore St., for which it would receive grant reimbursements from the Michigan State Housing and Development... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 3, 2014

AGVH unveils new emergency department

IRONWOOD - Aspirus Grand View Hospital held an open house Thursday to show the public its new emergency department. Officials said the project, which included relocating the hospital's lab and... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 3, 2014

Indianhead Mountain Resort considers hotel, casino expansion

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP - Plans for a new 140-bed hotel and adjoining casino are in the works for the top of the Indianhead Mountain Ski Resort in Wakefield Township. Barry Bolich, manager of Indianhead... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 2, 2014

Aging Unit to seek additional $15,000 from county

HURLEY - The Board of Directors for the Aging Unit of Iron County met Wednesday to discuss its budget and intend to give the unit's employees wage increases, if it gets a larger allocation from the... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 1, 2014

GCC one of three in state with enrollment increase

IRONWOOD - Gogebic Community College's Board of Trustees at its meeting Tuesday heard the college's enrollment has grown by about 2 percent from last year to 1,122, one of only three community... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 30, 2014

Ironwood seeks reimbursements for infrastructure repairs

IRONWOOD - The city of Ironwood is pursuing reimbursements for expenses regarding infrastructure repairs following damages resulted from this past winter through Section 19 of Michigan's Emergency... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 29, 2014

Watersmeet school looks to 'STOMP Out Bullying'

WATERSMEET — One of Watersmeet Township’s school colors, gold and blue, will play an important part on Oct. 6 in raising awareness of bullying. The Nimrods will drop the gold and wear blue as part of a worldwide “Blue Shirt Day” to raise... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 27, 2014

Wakefield-Marenisco's Life Skills students to help with city projects

WAKEFIELD - Students at the Wakefield-Marenisco School District will be volunteering to help the city with a few different projects expected to start next week. Wakefield's City Council Monday... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 24, 2014

Name that trail

Individuals with a knack for names have a chance to suggest an official name for Michigan's statewide biking/hiking trail that stretches 900 miles from Ironwood to Belle Isle Park in Detroit through... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 23, 2014

Computer age classrooms

As the screen at the front of the room lit up with "math mountain" problems displayed by the projector installed on the ceiling, a teacher calls on students to answer the addition and subtraction... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 20, 2014

Bingo game gives Daily Globe readers a chance at $500

IRONWOOD - The Daily Globe is bringing the thrill of Bingo to subscribers' front doorsteps on Tuesday and awarding a $500 prize to one lucky reader. The newspaper will begin its annual Bingo game for... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 18, 2014

Wakefield looks to move into new city hall

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield City Council members entered into a lease agreement Wednesday with the Diocese of Marquette for Father Daniel Hall, located on Maria Lane, which the city plans to use as its new... Full story

 

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