Hurley woman wins Bessemer 50/50 raffle prize

BESSEMER-The big Bessemer Blast 50/50 jackpot of $30,494 has officially been claimed by a Hurley resident. The lucky winner of the the grand prize was Ironwood native Janelle Worthington with ticket... Full story

Sheriff's sale planned for Hurley hotel

HURLEY — The former Hurley Inn, most recently operated as Resident Inn and Suites, will be sold at a sheriff’s sale at 10 a.m. on Aug. 11. According to a legal notice in the Iron County Miner, the property at 1000 Tenth Avenue North was... Full story

HIT Idol winners perform at Summerfest

MILWAUKEE, Wis. - The seven winners of HIT Idol performed with American Idol finalist Naima Adedapo at Milwaukee's Summerfest Saturday, the culmination of a journey that began last November when... Full story

Why do people purposely hurt or kill animals?

Letter to the Editor: I have often wondered over the years why people purposely hurt or kill animals. For example, the moron who drove off U.S. 51 onto the shoulder by the Gile Flowage to drive through and kill a family of geese. Those same two... Full story

Lorenzo 'Larry' Pasqualucci

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Lorenzo "Larry" Pasqualucci, 93, passed away with his family by his side at the home of his daughter in Eau Claire. Larry was born on Feb. 20, 1922, in Montreal, to Joseph and... Full story

Jack Ralph Pumala

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Jack Ralph Pumala, 92, passed away at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor on July 1, 2015. Jack was born on Dec. 22, 1922, in Ironwood, to Matt and Emelia (Pahkamaki) Pumala. On ... Full story

Richard David Hanson

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - Richard David Hanson, 70, of Battle Creek, passed away on May 2, 2015, at the Battle Creek Medical Center. Richard attended Roosevelt Junior High School in Ironwood Township... Full story