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Articles from the March 31, 2014 edition

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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 31, 2014

17 vendors raise money for Memorial Building Restoration Committee

HURLEY - People explored a variety of items during a craft fair Saturday at the Iron County Memorial Building in Hurley. According to event organizer Kathy Koski, all of the proceeds from the fair... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 31, 2014

Icy dive raises awareness for care of terminally ill

WAKEFIELD - More than 50 people braved frigid water temperatures for the eighth annual Polar Plunge benefitting Regional Hospice. Jumpers took to the shores of Sunday Lake in Wakefield to dive in... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    March 31, 2014

Wakefield library honors Eugene Maki

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield Public Library held an open house for former library board president Eugene Maki Sunday afternoon. Maki served as board president for 50 years, until this past winter when... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    March 31, 2014

Regional Hospice hires three new faces

BESSEMER - Regional Hospice of Bessemer recently hired three new faces for its organization: the Rev. Kurt Kovanen, social services worker Jennifer Rye and social worker Ken Hansen. Kovanen was hired... Full story

 
 Opinion    March 31, 2014

Concerns about courthouse raises

To the Editor: I am writing in response to the March 27 article that reported on the Gogebic County Board of Commissioners action to increase the salary of elected and appointed County officials by $750. The increase amounts to $.50 per hour when... Full story

 
 Opinion    March 31, 2014

Poll run by Republicans

To the Editor: Regarding your headline and news story in the Saturday, March 22, edition: “Poll: 81 percent of Iron County supports mine.” Really? A poll done by a partisan Republican strategy group? Seeing as the Republicans in the Wisconsin... Full story

 
 News    March 31, 2014

Sleight students learn while skiing

"Mr. Ranger! Mr. Ranger! I think I see a squirrel track!" "What's a cedar tree used for?" "My ski poles are too long!" Children have lots of important things to say when they go to the woods, and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 31, 2014

Robert (Bob) Lincoln White

WHITE PINE, Mich. - Robert (Bob) Lincoln White, 68, of White Pine, passed away on March 27, 2014, at home surrounded by family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Robert was born in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 31, 2014

Celia (Vronch) DeMario

HURLEY, Wis. - Celia (Vronch) DeMario, 100, of Ironwood, Mich., died Friday, March 28, 2014, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley. Daughter of the late John and Mary (Sentko)... Full story