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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 16, 2014 

New trooper at Wakefield State Police post

WAKEFIELD - After more than 10 years as a trooper at a Michigan State Police post in Hart, trooper John Kelly made a change, traveling nearly 400 miles north to Wakefield. On Aug. 30, Kelly became a... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 16, 2014 

Bessemer moves forward with Deep Freeze grants

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is moving forward with the process of securing state-provided grants of more than $615,000 to help with repairs to damaged infrastructure from last winter's Deep Freeze... Full story

 
 Calendar    September 16, 2014 

Community calendar

Tuesday, Sept. 16 Iron-Gogebic Integrated Family Services, 9-10:30 a.m., Iron County Courthouse, Hurley. 906-663-4045 or 715-561-2191. Wisconsin Veterans Employment Services Representative, 9-11:30 a.m., veterans service office, Hurley.... Full story

 
 News    September 13, 2014

Sheriff's department receives grant

BESSEMER - The Gogebic County Sheriff's Department has received a $4,000 grant from the pipeline that cuts through the county. Sheriff Peter Matonich said the money from TransCanada Corporation has been used to purchase a trailer for transportation... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 13, 2014

Sharon Ruth Litfin

AKELEY, Minn. - Sharon Ruth Litfin, of rural Akeley, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, after a year-long battle with cancer. Sharon was born Sept. 21, 1945, in Thunder Bay, Ontario, and... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    September 12, 2014

Lake Superior shoreline cleaned up of debris after gales of September

The clean-up from the gales on Lake Superior continued Thursday morning at Saxon Harbor and Little Girl's Point. The Tuesday and Wednesday storm resulted in north winds of up to around 50 mph washing... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    September 12, 2014

Mining Memorial Heritage Day planned for Sept. 20 in Ironwood

IRONWOOD - Saturday, Sept. 20, has officially been proclaimed Mining Memorial Heritage Day in Ironwood. City commissioners on Monday adopted a resolution designating the special day. The commission le... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 12, 2014

Devils dominate Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Although Bessemer continued to show improvement, the young and inexperienced Speedgirls were no match for the seasoned and talented Ironwood team. The Red Devils showed they will be the rig... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 12, 2014

Midgettes, Mazurek win at Hurley

HURLEY - Hurley found out this week that it was hosting a cross country meet. On Thursday, the girls won the team title by a single point over Washburn, 40-41. The trails in Oulu, Wis., were too wet... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 8, 2014

Walk, craft-vendors day raise money for Rainbow Connection

WAKEFIELD - More than 100 people participated in a walking event at Sunday Lake in Wakefield, with proceeds benefitting Rainbow Connection, an organization helping children and their families who... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 5, 2014

Panthers drop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Ewen-Trout Creek picked up a road Porcupine Mountain Conference victory over a young Bessemer team Thursday, 3-1. The Panthers won 25-15, 25-22, 19-25, 25-21. "It was a lot of passion by... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 5, 2014

Victoria 'Vicki' Niemi

ASHLAND, Wis. — Victoria “Vicki” Niemi, 69, of Ashland, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at the Golden Living Center Court Manor in Ashland. She was born July 17, 1945, in Wakefield, Mich., the daughter of Arthur and Antoinette (Biagoli)... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 4, 2014

Gogebic Range Woodcarvers hold annual picnic

BESSEMER - About 20 people attended the annual picnic of the Gogebic Range Woodcarvers club Wednesday afternoon under the pavilion at Bluff Valley Park in Bessemer. Club members Dale and Phyllis... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 4, 2014

Daniel Bugarsky

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. - Daniel Bugarsky, 67, of Hurley, Wis., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at the Oscar G. Johnson Veteran's Medical Center, Iron Mountain after courageously battling a long... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 4, 2014

Liviya Raye Traczyk

BESSEMER, Mich. — Liviya Raye Traczyk, became an Angel in God’s great kingdom on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. She will be sadly missed by her loving parents, Joshua and Lisette; her sister, Rhiya; her brother, Easton; her grandparents, Ray and Patti Co... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 3, 2014

Bessemer council adds property to Bluff Valley Park

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council approved moving a piece of city-owned property into the Bluff Valley Park system during its meeting Tuesday. The decision was approved by a 4-1 vote, with council... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 3, 2014

Lucy Montonati

BESSEMER TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Lucy Montonati, 95, of Bessemer Township, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Sept. 1, 2014. She was born in Wakefield on Jan. 17, 1919, to John B. and Loui... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 3, 2014

Patricia 'Pat' M. (Ries) Karger

DULUTH, Minn. - Patricia "Pat" M. (Ries) Karger, 73, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth. She was born May 2, 1941, to Joseph and Margaret... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 2, 2014

Festivale Italiano successful despite rain

HURLEY - After a rainy start, Festivale Italiano went off without a hitch on Saturday afternoon in downtown Hurley, with more than 1,000 people attending the annual event. Rain caused the event to be... Full story

 
 By Jan Tucker    News    September 2, 2014

Creative floats highlight Ontonagon Labor Festival parade

ONTONAGON - Beautiful weather, large crowds, music, floats and some surprises highlighted the 57th annual Ontonagon Labor Festival parade Sunday in Ontonagon. The parade featured a special... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 2, 2014

Chaz Michael Havenor

MARENISCO, Mich. - Chaz Michael Havenor, 21, of Marenisco, formerly of Iron River and Marquette, passed away Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Chaz was born on Nov. 28, 1992, in Ironwood, the son of LeeRoy... Full story

 
 By Jan Tucker    News    August 30, 2014

Labor Day offers years of memories

When you have been involved with an organization as long as I have with the Ontonagon Labor Festival, you have many memories. For more than 50 years, with many chairmen and groups, the annual event... Full story

 

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