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Articles from the August 31, 2013 edition

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 By Katie Perttunen    News    August 31, 2013

Mother of three beats odds as non-traditional student

IRONWOOD — Back to school is a whole different ballgame for a student parent with three children in school. Beki Farrell, 34, of Ironwood, started her sixth semester at Gogebic Community College... Full story

 
 News    August 31, 2013

Hike, events celebrate Trap Hills

BERGLAND — The Trap Hills Conservation Alliance and Save the Wild U.P. hosted a day of events celebrating the Trap Hills, a rustic, scenic area along the North Country Trail between Old Victoria... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    August 31, 2013

Have a safe Labor Day

With Labor Day activities filling up the weekend and many traveling to spend time with family and friends, local law enforcement wants to remind people of safety practices during the holiday. Last... Full story

 
 News    August 31, 2013

Members sought for Forest Service resource advisory committees

IRONWOOD — Officials of the Ottawa National Forest are conducting outreach to fill positions on two federal resource advisory committees. “I am very pleased Gogebic and Ontonagon counties have elected to continue with their RACs,” said Tony... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 31, 2013

Gladys Ryan

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Gladys Ryan, 93, of 304 W. Iron St., Bessemer, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, in Wakefield. She was born on Aug. 3, 1920, in Ashtabula City, Ohio, the daughter of the late Oscar and Mary (Tuominen) Hallberg. On April 24, 1943,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 31, 2013

David John Guzzo

RACINE, Wis. — David John Guzzo, 69, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – All Saints. David was born in Ramsay, Mich., on Feb. 15, 1944, the son of the late,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 31, 2013

Patricia L. Plumley

RACINE, Wis. — Patricia L. (Ceronsky) Plumley, 78, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. She was born in Bessemer, Mich., on Dec. 29, 1934, the daughter of the late Pete and Loretta (Armstrong) Ceronsky. Pat was united in marriage to Earl... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 31, 2013

Rose Marie Stricker

SHELTON, Wash. — Rose Marie Stricker, of Shelton, died peacefully on Aug. 19, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Rosie was born to Joe and Jule Peterson on June 28, 1929, at the Ranger... Full story

 
 News    August 31, 2013

Tooth Fairy inflation: Price of a tooth nears $4

NEW YORK (AP) — Days of finding a quarter under your pillow are long gone. The Tooth Fairy no longer leaves loose change. Kids this year are getting an average of $3.70 per lost tooth, a 23 percent jump over last year’s rate of $3. And that’s... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    August 31, 2013

Midgets rout Devils for 8th straight Border Bowl win

HURLEY — The Border Bowl is becoming Hurley’s border bash. It was the Midgets’ eighth straight win over Ironwood in their annual early-season clash. This time Hurley overwhelmed the Red Devils... Full story