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Articles from the December 31, 2013 edition

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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 31, 2013

G-Tac's proposed mine first ranked story of 2013

Editor's note: The Daily Globe has again counted down the top five local stories of the year. The first ranked story centered on developments concerning Gogebic-Taconite's proposed mine near Upson,... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 31, 2013

County employee handbook approved

HURLEY - After weeks of discussion, the Iron County Board of Supervisors approved the employee handbook for county employees during a meeting Monday. The finance committee, along with department... Full story

 
 News    December 31, 2013

Federal health care sign-ups pass 1 million mark

HONOLULU (AP) - The government's rehabilitated health insurance website has seen a December surge in customer sign-ups, pushing enrollment past the 1 million mark, the Obama administration says.... Full story

 
 News    December 31, 2013

2013 new year's resolution made

"To become thicker-skinned. I'm such a baby and I shouldn't let so many things get to me." - Kayla Mickelson, Hurley... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 31, 2013

Gerry J. Fesnick

KIMBALL TOWNSHIP, Wis. - Gerry J. Fesnick, 60, of Defer Road, Kimball Township, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at home with his family and loving wife, Jill, by his side after a courageous battle of 10... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 31, 2013

Robert 'Bob' Douglas Murdock

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Robert "Bob" Douglas Murdock, 87, of Ironwood, passed away Dec. 27, 2013. He was born in Gardner, Mass., on June 3, 1926, to Douglas and Christel Murdock. After graduating from... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 31, 2013

Stanley S. Marczak

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Stanley S. Marczak, 90, of Ironwood, died peacefully Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born Nov. 28, 1923, in Bessemer, son of the late John... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 31, 2013

Suzanne H. Byrns

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Suzanne H. Byrns, 70, of 232 W. Arch St., Ironwood, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Ironwood. She was born May 2, 1943, in Ironwood, daughter of the late William and Alma (Bergman) Byrns. She had resided in Ironwood most of her... Full story

 
 Sports    December 31, 2013

Lions fire coach Jim Schwartz after 5 seasons

ALLEN PARK (AP) - Jim Schwartz was hired to turn around the Detroit Lions and he did it for three seasons. He failed to keep the Lions going in the right direction the next two years - and it cost... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 31, 2013

Red Devils roll over Midgets

HURLEY - Ironwood played well and Hurley did not. It was that simple and it led to Ironwood getting off to a good start early in the new year by downing Hurley 57-46 in an important Indianhead...