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Articles from the August 8, 2013 edition

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 Sports    August 8, 2013

Tigers outlast Indians in 14th inning

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prince Fielder hit a two-run double in the 14th inning as the Detroit Tigers won their 11th straight, 6-5 on Wednesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who fell six games out of... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    August 8, 2013

Call of the wild

MERCER, Wis. — Hundreds of people walked through downtown Mercer on Wednesday for the 33rd annual Loon Day celebration. Vendors lined U.S. 51, as well as numerous side streets, selling a variety of... Full story

 
 By Katie Perttunen    News    August 8, 2013

Discovery channel to feature Bessemer Friday

BESSEMER — Friday morning at 6 a.m. Bessemer will be featured on “Today in America” on the Discovery channel, which reaches 104 million households. Bessemer’s spot is five minutes long, said... Full story

 
 Opinion    August 8, 2013

Ontonagon recycling program offers update

To the Editor: As of August 2013, there are 16,988 school groups recycling ink and laser jet cartridges and cellphones through the Funding Factory program. WOAS-FM joined this program to recycle items on behalf of the Ontonagon Area Schools in 1998.... Full story

 
 News    August 8, 2013

Swett earns Doctor of Philosophy

DETROIT — Rebecca Swett successfully defended her doctoral thesis in the chemistry department at Wayne State University in Detroit on July 23. Swett’s successful defense of her thesis,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 8, 2013

Gerald F. 'Jerry' DeCarlo

DULUTH, Minn. — Gerald F. “Jerry” DeCarlo, 60, of Ironwood, Mich., died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, surrounded by his loving family, at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth,... Full story