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Articles from the July 6, 2013 edition

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 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 6, 2013

Ironwood commissioners seek U.S. 2 funding help

IRONWOOD — Ironwood is seeking funding for the massive 2014-’15 U.S. 2 reconstruction project and city officials hope a recent visit by Lt. Gov. Brian Calley will help the effort. A letter to Calley addressed by Mayor Kim Corcoran and the city... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 6, 2013

May jobless numbers better in northern Wisconsin counties

Iron County’s unemployment rate improved by 2.5 percent in May, but the 11.5 percent figure was still the second worst in the state. The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development announced the May job rates late last week. In April, Iron... Full story

 
 News    July 6, 2013

Winning raffle tickets drawn; Bessemer 50/50 prize claimed

BESSEMER — Mari Negro of Hermansville claimed the $25,425 prize in the Bessemer Fourth of July 50/50 raffle on Friday. The winning ticket, No. 58354, was drawn Thursday evening around 7 p.m., just as the parade began. Fourth of July committee... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 6, 2013

Wakefield celebrates Fourth with music, fireworks

WAKEFIELD — Hundreds of people lined the shores of Sunday Lake in Wakefield on Wednesday to watch fireworks, listen to music and enjoy the sunshine. Residents turned out for the annual town picnic... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 6, 2013

Rudy A. Cigallio

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Rudy A. Cigallio, 88, of Mountain View Road, Ironwood Township, died peacefully, Wednesday, July 3, 2013, in Wakefield, with his family by his side. Rudy was born Sept. 10, 1924,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 6, 2013

Joseph Manzanares

MERCER, Wis. — Joseph Manzanares, 77, of Sopko Road, Mercer, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at home. He was born Feb. 6, 1936, in Gary, Ind., son of the late Helen (Geleott) Manzanares Go... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 6, 2013

Paul L. Hauswirth

WAUSAU, Wis. — Paul L. Hauswirth, 73, of Ontonagon, Mich., passed away at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital in Wausau of an aortic aneurysm on July 2, 2013. Dick, as he was known by family and friends, was born in Hancock, Mich., to Paul L. Hauswirth... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 6, 2013

Ronald 'Ron' 'Chum' James Raygo

OSHKOSH, Wis. — Ronald “Ron” “Chum” James Raygo, 78, of Omro, died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh. He was born Dec. 24, 1934, in McCallister, to Ronald F. and Elizabeth “Betty” (Murphy) Raygo. On Nov. 16,... Full story

 
 Opinion    July 6, 2013

Thank you for generous donations

The volunteers at the Treasure Room in Montreal, Wis., thank the Kinnunen family for their generous financial donation to the Iron County Food Pantry for the purchase of food. We thank everyone who has donated to either the Treasure Room or food... Full story

 
 Sports    July 6, 2013

Red Wings add Alfredsson for 1 year, Weiss for 5

DETROIT (AP) — Daniel Alfredsson is joining the Detroit Red Wings to make perhaps his final run at an elusive championship, and Stephen Weiss is in it for the long haul in the Motor City. “I’m... Full story