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Articles from the May 20, 2014 edition

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 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 20, 2014

US 2 project delayed

IRONWOOD - Normal traffic patterns will remain on U.S. 2 for another week as delays push the starting reconstruction date back to May 27. Dean Aberly, transportation technician with the Michigan... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    May 20, 2014

Spring brings changes to Ironwood Area Schools

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education held a busy meeting Monday night, covering multiple topics. The board approved the retirements of faculty members 1st Sgt. Tim Rang, Camille... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 20, 2014

Bessemer contracts with Eagle Waste & Recycling Inc.

BESSEMER - Members of the Bessemer City Council approved a five-year contract with Eagle Waste & Recycling, Inc., to handle all of the city's trash and recycling services at their meeting Monday.... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 20, 2014

Partnership unveils alternative routes for US 2 construction

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the city and Michigan Department of Transportation to propose alternate detour routes through the city for the U.S. 2 construction... Full story


'Walk a Mile in My Shoes' Rally set for May 28

WAKEFIELD - Gogebic Community Mental Health continues its efforts to end stigma associated with mental illness and developmental disabilities during May, National Mental Health Awareness Month. GCMH... Full story


Charles 'Chuck' Paro

MARINETTE, Wis. - Charles "Chuck" Paro, 71, of Menominee, Mich., son of David and Ida (DeMolen) Paro, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Bay Area Medical Center, Marinette, with his... Full story


Mary G. Draxler

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Friends are invited to attend the burial service for Mary G. Draxler, to be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 23, at Lakeside Cemetery, Wakefield. Mary passed away on Feb. 19, 2014, in Marshfield, Wis. The Rev. Antony Lukka,... Full story


Vera Jo (Niemi) Jansson

LINDEN, Mich. — Vera Jo Jansson, nee Niemi, 91, formerly of Bessemer, passed away May 12, 2014. She died in peace, surrounded by family, at the Argentine Care Center in Linden. Preceded by visitation, a funeral service took place on May 16 at the... Full story