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Articles from the May 13, 2014 edition

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 By Larry Holcombe    News    May 13, 2014

Ironwood City Commission approves funding for US 2 project

IRONWOOD - With a May 19 start date set for the beginning of a two-year U.S. 2 reconstruction project in Ironwood, the city commission approved the project's funding at its meeting Monday evening.... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    May 13, 2014

Existing mill rate could help pay for ailing roads in Ironwood Township

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The Ironwood Township Board of Trustees, Monday, discussed an alternative source of funding to help update its ailing roads. Four years ago, the township passed a four-year... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    May 13, 2014

Wakefield council schedules session to discuss fiscal budget

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield City Council scheduled a work session to discuss the proposed budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year during its meeting Monday. The session is scheduled for May 19 at 10 a.m.... Full story

 
 Opinion    May 13, 2014

Votes could win grant for Ironwood theater

To the Editor: At a meeting of the Historic Ironwood Theatre Board of Directors Thursday, we discussed the many ways in which our area has been supportive of the current effort to secure $25,000 through the State Farm Insurance grant for the Youth... Full story

 
 Opinion    May 13, 2014

Time to thank 'unsung heroes,' foster families

To the Editor: May is National Foster Care Month and it is time for our community to recognize the special families that open their hearts and homes to children in need. At any given time there are roughly 14,000 Michigan children in foster care.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Arne J. Salli

WAUSAU, Wis. - Arne J. Salli, 78, Wausau, died Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. He was born of Finnish parents, Gust and Olga (Lehtola) Salli, in a log cabin in Kimball on Dec. 11,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Theodore William Thomas

WOODRUFF, Wis. - On May 7, 2014, Theodore William Thomas, "Ted," departed this life and went home. Ted was born March 5, 1944, in Bessemer, Mich., to William and Ruby Thomas and was raised in Hurley.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Michael B. 'Mickey' Morgan

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Michael B. "Mickey" Morgan, 79, of Ironwood, passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital, after a short, courageous battle with cancer. Mickey was born July 20,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Florence T. Erickson

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Florence T. Erickson, 86, of Ironwood, died peacefully Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital, with her family by her side. The former Florence Revers was born May 19,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Robert Buddy Tuttle

WATERSMEET, Mich. — Robert Buddy Tuttle, 65, of Watersmeet, died at his home on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Robert was born on April 19, 1949, in Phelps, Wis., to Earl and Florence Tuttle. He attended Watersmeet Elementary School and graduated from... Full story