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Articles from the May 16, 2014 edition

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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    May 16, 2014

Anytime is good time for pancakes!

IRONWOOD - Pancakes in the morning, pancakes in the evening, pancakes at supper time. Local residents dined on pancakes throughout the day Thursday during the annual Kiwanis Pancake Day at... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    May 16, 2014

Students shine at MTU Bioathlon

IRONWOOD — Four Ironwood freshmen competed at the 25th annual Michigan Technological University Bioathlon recently in Houghton, and came home with a second place finish. Sixteen teams from across... Full story

 
 News    May 16, 2014

Cleanup planned for Miners Memorial Heritage Park

IRONWOOD - Friends of Miners Memorial Heritage Park will host their fifth annual spring clean-up on Saturday. The Miners Memorial Heritage Park is 167 acres of land owned by the city and has been the... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 16, 2014

Aging Unit welcomes new members

HURLEY - The Aging Unit of Iron County Board of Directors appointed members to committees, installed a new member, and further discussed its bylaws during its meeting on Thursday. Following confusion... Full story

 
 News    May 16, 2014

Crews to survey St. Clair River for sea lampreys

PORT HURON (AP) - Sea lampreys look alien, and Jim Frazer had a close encounter of the worst kind with one on Saturday during the Port Huron Spring Fling salmon fishing tournament. "We had one, and I... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 16, 2014

Joyce M. Leinon

DULUTH, Minn. — Joyce M. Leinon, 78, of Montreal, Wis., died peacefully Tuesday, May 13, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, following a brief battle with cancer. The former Joyce... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 16, 2014

Mary R. Bretall

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Mary R. Bretall, 89, of Bessemer, died Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Wakefield. She was born on June 28, 1924, in Puritan Location, Bessemer, daughter of the late John and Ancilla (Dalsaggio) Stella, and had been a longtime Bessemer... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 16, 2014

Terry Houlberg

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Terry Houlberg, 68, of Wakefield, formerly of Mercer, Wis., passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, May 14, 2014. Terry was born on Aug. 2, 1945, in Chicago, the son of Elmer and Esther (Christensen) Houlberg. His favorite pastime... Full story

 
 Opinion    May 16, 2014

E-TC district needs state, federal PILT payments

To the Editor: Ewen-Trout Creek School Superintendent Loren Vannest stated in an April 30 Daily Globe article that the loss of federal aid is a serious problem. He’s right. Business manager Tammy Gibson said it is as if we are getting punished for... Full story