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Articles from the February 6, 2014 edition

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 By Ralph Ansami    News    February 6, 2014

Birch Hill accident investigated

ASHLAND, Wis. - A pickup truck was demolished in a Wednesday afternoon accident on U.S. 2, near the top of Birch Hill, in the Odanah area. A semi tractor and trailer registered to the Redline...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    February 6, 2014

Laabs appointed to county board

BESSEMER - Former Ironwood City Commissioner Tom Laabs was appointed to the District 2 seat on the Gogebic County Board of Commissioners Wednesday. Acting at a special meeting, the board voted 5-1...

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    February 6, 2014

50 years since The Beatles first performance in US

IRONWOOD - On Feb. 9, 1964, 73 million people turned on their televisions to watch "The Ed Sullivan Show." On the show that night, a little-known rock 'n' roll band from Great Britain graced the...

 News    February 6, 2014

Rare white lion triplets born in Poland

BORYSEW, Poland (AP) - The owner of a private zoo in central Poland said Tuesday he feels three times lucky with the birth of white lion triplets who are getting loving care from their mother....

 News    February 6, 2014

Michigan governor unveils $52 billion budget, tax cut for some

LANSING (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed a $52 billion election-year budget that includes a tax cut targeted to low- and moderate-income residents, spending increases on education and...

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Laura A. (Bale) Knapp

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. — Laura A. (Bale) Knapp, formerly of Wakefield, Mich., was born to eternal life on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at the age of 50 years. She was the loving wife of Jeff; devoted mother of Robert, Taylor and Jordan; cherished...

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Eugene Joseph 'Choch' Billie

BESSEMER, Mich. - Eugene Joseph "Choch" Billie, son of the late Ronald (Aldo) and Sue (Matson) Billie, born in Bessemer on Oct. 1, 1942, went to heaven Feb. 4, 2014. Eugene graduated from A.D....

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Robert A. Spears

BRUCE CROSSING, Mich. - Robert A. Spears, 59, of Bruce Crossing, died at home on Jan. 31, 2014. He was born Sept. 22, 1954, to Art and Peggy Spears in Detroit. He grew up in Marine City and Walled...