Detroit bankruptcy plan heads to federal court

DETROIT (AP) - The plan to restructure billions of dollars in debt is the vehicle the Motor City needs to free up funds to provide services to residents and allow the city to survive, one of... Full story

Wet holiday weekend fills waterways

Labor Day weekend of 2014 will be remembered as one of wetness and lightning across the Gogebic Range. A Sunday night lightning storm that extended into Monday morning caused area streams to rise... Full story

Luther L. Wright opens school year with K-12 students

IRONWOOD - The first day of school provides a unique set of challenges for students. New teachers, classmates and lockers can make the day seem daunting. For students in the Ironwood Area School... Full story

Bessemer council adds property to Bluff Valley Park

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council approved moving a piece of city-owned property into the Bluff Valley Park system during its meeting Tuesday. The decision was approved by a 4-1 vote, with council... Full story

Patricia 'Pat' M. (Ries) Karger

DULUTH, Minn. - Patricia "Pat" M. (Ries) Karger, 73, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth. She was born May 2, 1941, to Joseph and Margaret... Full story

Lucy Montonati

BESSEMER TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Lucy Montonati, 95, of Bessemer Township, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Sept. 1, 2014. She was born in Wakefield on Jan. 17, 1919, to John B. and... Full story

Teresa G. Meyers

ONTONAGON, Mich. - Teresa G. Meyers, 86, passed away peacefully at her home in Ontonagon on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, with her loving family by her side. Teresa was born in Hancock on April 11, 1928, to ... Full story

Harold Lloyd Roberts

BRUCE CROSSING, Mich. - Harold Lloyd Roberts, 80, of Bruce Crossing died unexpectedly on Aug. 30, 2014, in Highland. Harold was born Jan. 16, 1934, in Louisville, Ky., the son of Everett and Clara... Full story