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Articles from the April 12, 2014 edition

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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 12, 2014

Iron County Extension office aims for active summer

HURLEY - During the summer, the calendar quickly fills up with vacations, activities and social gatherings because of warmer weather. Some people plan a camping vacation, host a party or travel... Full story

 
 News    April 12, 2014

Four UP residents held on meth counts

Four people were arrested in the Upper Peninsula this week on meth-related charges, according to the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team. On Tuesday, UPSET detectives arrested two Marquette residents after meth components and a “finished... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    April 12, 2014

Study refutes global warming claims after severe winter weather strikes

The term global warming wasn't used much over the winter on the Gogebic Range. With a 110-year record set for the coldest December through February period in Ironwood, as revealed by the National... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 12, 2014

Wayne L. Shamion

SILVER CITY, Mich. — Wayne L. Shamion, of Silver City, passed away on April 9, 2014, at Cranberry Park Memory of Clio, his home for the past year. Wayne was born in Iron River, son of the late Martin and Merle (Johnson) Shamion. He graduated from... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 12, 2014

Cordelia E. 'Corky' Johnson

RAMSAY, Mich. — Cordelia E. “Corky” Johnson, 84, a lifelong resident of Ramsay, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon, April 10, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Oct. 12, 1929, in Bessemer Township, the daughter of... Full story

 
 Opinion    April 12, 2014

Iron County board should aim to change lease

To the Editor: At the citizens forum in Hurley a couple of weeks ago, Iron County Board members were filmed saying they don’t like public comment because they don’t want dirty laundry aired and stories in the newspaper. That’s why I was surpris... Full story

 
 Opinion    April 12, 2014

Theatre North's 'Forum' 'amazes'

It’s another successful play directed by Helen Fashbaugh: “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” at Theatre North. It amazes me how each performer seems born to the role. The scenery looks so authentic that one forgets one isn’t... Full story

 
 Opinion    April 12, 2014

Thanks to those who gave blood

A Mercer Lioness Club community blood drive was held Tuesday, April 8. There were 21 registered donors. A milestone donor award pin was given to Shirley Thomas for two gallons. Mercer Lioness members are grateful for the donors and the volunteers... Full story