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 By KELSEY HANSEN    News    October 22, 2014

Eagle Waste explores recycling rewards program in Bessemer

BESSEMER - Jim Whittinghill, of Eagle Waste & Recycling, gave a presentation Monday night at the Bessemer City Council on a proposal of administering a rewards program for the community members wh... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 21, 2014

Gogebic County voters asked for 911 surcharge renewal

BESSEMER - The Bessemer City Council heard a presentation at its meeting Monday from Jim Loeper, Gogebic County emergency management and 911 coordinator, regarding the countywide 911 operating... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 21, 2014

Mario John Ravanelli

APPLETON, Wis. - Mario John Ravanelli, 89, of Appleton, formerly of Sanders Road, Ramsay, Mich., passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Willow Lane Assisted Living in Appleton, after a short stay. His... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 21, 2014

James M. 'Boomer' McRae

IRONWOOD, Mich. — James M. “Boomer” McRae, 58, of Ironwood, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Ironwood. He was born June 3, 1956, in Bessemer Township, son of the late John D. and Doris (Nelson) McRae. Boomer attended Ironwood... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 17, 2014

Joki wins, Midgettes finish 2 points out of first

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Three Indianhead Conference cross country meets and the results never wavered. The Washburn girls, Drummond boys, Ironwood's Jared Joki and Washburn's Ketzel Levens finished... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2014

John Stanley Johnson

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - John Stanley Johnson, 82, of Wakefield, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at his home. He was born on Nov. 24, 1931, in Bessemer Township, a son of Stanley and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2014

Jack L. Bjork

WAUSAU, Wis. - Jack L. Bjork, 85, passed away Oct. 12, 2014, at North Central Health Care in Wausau He was born in Crystal Falls, Mich., on Jan. 17, 1929, to Dewey and Hildur (Larson) Bjork. At age... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 15, 2014

Mike Orlich

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Mike Orlich, 98, a longtime resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. He was born on Nov. 5, 1915, in Chisholm, Minn., a son of Rade and Milosava... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 13, 2014

Sharon Lutheran celebrates 125 years

BESSEMER - The pews were full Sunday morning at Sharon Lutheran Church in Bessemer as the congregation celebrated 125 years of existence with a service and a catered brunch, and also officially... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 10, 2014

GCC honors three on special night

IRONWOOD - Gogebic Community College Foundation honored three individuals and one organization for their contributions to the college and commitment to the community at its 19th annual "Celebration... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 8, 2014

Wakefield Township sets new millage rate, discusses Indianhead hotel, casino

WAKEFIELD TOWNSHIP - Due to a decrease in taxable property value Wakefield Township residents will get a slight tax break for 2014's tax year. The Wakefield Township Board approved a new millage rate... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 7, 2014

Bessemer City Council supports Indianhead hotel, casino

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council voiced its support for the proposed hotel resort and casino on top of Indianhead Mountain in Wakefield Township, citing potential job creation associated with the... Full story

 
 Sports    October 7, 2014

Mercer drops Watersmeet

WATERSMEET — The Mercer volleyball team defeated Watersmeet 3-0 in non-conference action Monday at Nimrod Nation. The Tigers won 25-11, 25-15, 25-15. Lexi Engler led the Mercer attack with 13 kills. Caitlyn Hiller had a strong game for the Tigers... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 7, 2014

Shirley Mae Erickson

WAUSAU, Wis. - Shirley Mae Erickson, 79, a long-time resident of the Bessemer area, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. She was born July 29, 1935, to the late Ed and Helmi... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 6, 2014

GCC Foundation to hold 19th recognition banquet Thursday

IRONWOOD — Three more individuals and a local organization will be honored Thursday for their commitment to Gogebic Community College and the community at the 19th annual “Celebration of Achievements” banquet, hosted by the GCC Foundation.... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 6, 2014

Bessemer tackles blight

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is looking to remove a blighted structure at 506 S. Moore St., for which it would receive grant reimbursements from the Michigan State Housing and Development... Full story

 
 By Special to the Globe    News    October 6, 2014

Veterans Run for the Colors ORV Ride

Nearly 80 people took part in the first Veterans "Run for the Colors" ORV Ride, from the Wakefield American Legion to the west end of the Ottawa National Forest on Sept. 27. The ride was a cooperative effort between the Upper Peninsula ORV Trail... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 6, 2014

Bonnie Lynn (Smith) Hagerty

BESSEMER, Mich. - Bonnie Lynn (Smith) Hagerty, 52, of Bessemer, passed away on Oct. 1, 2014. Daughter of the late Duane and Shirley (Olson) Smith, she was born on May 14, 1962, in Grand Rapids. She...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 3, 2014

Joki takes first; Midgettes finish two points out of first

BAYFIELD, Wis. - Ironwood's Jared Joki broke free from the pack late to win Thursday's Indianhead Conference Copperud Open cross country meet at Mt. Ashwabay. Wakefield-Marenisco's Sam Dean finished... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 29, 2014

Bessemer Pumpkin Fest draws large crowd

By CORTNEY OFSTAD cofstad@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - Beautiful weather graced the 36th annual Pumpkin Fest in Bessemer on Saturday, with sunshine, cloudless skies and temperatures in the... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 27, 2014

Hurley defeats Gogebic in triple-overtime thriller

BESSEMER - Even triple overtime didn't seem like enough to settle this one. Hurley's Devin Czerneski ran in from one yard out in the third OT to give Hurley a 32-26 Great Western Conference victory... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 23, 2014

Computer age classrooms

As the screen at the front of the room lit up with "math mountain" problems displayed by the projector installed on the ceiling, a teacher calls on students to answer the addition and subtraction... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 22, 2014

Lakes rise in late rally over Miners

BESSEMER – For the Gogebic Miners, this one really hurts. When Paul Buerger went off tackle, kicked it outside and scored from the six-yard line with the conversion added, the Miners went up 20-12 w... Full story

 

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