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Articles from the January 25, 2014 edition

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 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 25, 2014

Walker: Fuel shortages real issue during brutal winter

HURLEY - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday he's working on making sure propane heating fuel gets to state residents. Walker said at a press conference in Hurley that he has been in contact... Full story


Ironwood students to participate in annual Clarinet Cornucopia in Illinois

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood School Clarinet Choir is heading to DeKalb, Ill., Thursday to participate in the annual Clarinet Cornucopia at Northern Illinois University. For band director Steve Boyd, the... Full story


Minnesota reboots Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon for 30th running

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - Thirty mushers and 300 dogs will hit the trail Sunday in a rebooted John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon with new, fan-friendly features that organizers hope will help the... Full story


Crappie fishing trip yields record in another species

A crappie fishing trip turned into a record-setter for a Michigan man in another species. Dale Blakley, of Niles, caught a 53-pound, 46-inch flathead catfish on Monday, Jan. 13, on Barron Lake in... Full story


Regina M. Laguna

GILE, Wis. - Regina M. Laguna (nee LaSota), 91, passed away quietly Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at her home, with her grandson and grandchildren at her side. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother... Full story


Francis R. 'Frank' Urbis

ONTONAGON, Mich. — Francis R. “Frank” Urbis, 88, of Paulding, died on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Aspirus Ontonagon Long Term Care hospital. Francis was born in Ewen on April 5, 1925, son of Andrew and Mary Urbis. He married Patricia Knapp, of... Full story