Ironwood receives good marks for water quality

IRONWOOD - The city of Ironwood's water system received a "good report card" in recent state testing, according to city manager Scott Erickson. Following the water crisis in Flint, Ironwood was the...

Bessemer adopts GOISD's common school-year calendar

BESSEMER — The Bessemer Area School Board adopted the 2016-’21 Gogebic-Ontonagan Intermediate School District’s common calendar Monday evening. Superintendent Dave Radovich said all six schools in the district will follow the calendar, with...

Speedboys, Ontonagon girls runner-up at first Copper Mountain Conference meet

BESSEMER - The team results played out much like last week's Division 3 regional track-and-field meet with the Bessemer boys and Ontonagon girls both coming in second behind Lake Linden-Hubbell at...

Kenneth W. Johnson

LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Kenneth W. Johnson, 81, of Las Cruces, passed away peacefully with family at his side on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Ken was born Oct. 16, 1934 in Hurley, Wis., to Clarence and Rita DeRosso Johnson. He was raised in Hurley, where he...

Clyde R. Olson

KING, Wis. — Clyde Olson, 92, passed away peacefully at the Veteran’s Home in King on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Clyde was born in Bessemer, Mich. on May 15, 1924, the youngest child of Frank Olson and Hilda (Anderson) Olson family, whose fathers...

Jessie Margaret Davison

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Jessie Margaret Davison, nee Teague, 95, of Green Bay, formerly of Ontonagon, Mich., beloved wife of the late Chester E. Davison, passed away peacefully May 22, 2016, at Autumn's...