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 Calendar    April 16, 2014 

Community calendar

Wednesday, April 16 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, 9-10 a.m., Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood. 906-932-4200. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meetin... Full story

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Robert A. Spears

BRUCE CROSSING, Mich. - Robert A. Spears, 59, of Bruce Crossing, died at home on Jan. 31, 2014. He was born Sept. 22, 1954, to Art and Peggy Spears in Detroit. He grew up in Marine City and Walled... Full story

 Obituaries    January 25, 2014

Francis R. 'Frank' Urbis

ONTONAGON, Mich. — Francis R. “Frank” Urbis, 88, of Paulding, died on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Aspirus Ontonagon Long Term Care hospital. Francis was born in Ewen on April 5, 1925, son of Andrew and Mary Urbis. He married Patricia Knapp, of... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 17, 2014

MDNR officials hear complaints about dwindling deer numbers

IRONWOOD - Area hunters fear the worst may be yet to come regarding deer numbers in the western Upper Peninsula. Hunters voiced concerns about lack of deer to the Department of Natural Resources at a... Full story

 By Jan Tucker    News    January 9, 2014

Ontonagon County Board reviews budget from EDC

ONTONAGON - The Ontonagon County EconomicDevelopment Corporation with just $30 in the bank is looking to the Ontonagon County Board to assist in keeping the unit in operation. Wednesday, the EDC held... Full story

 Obituaries    January 4, 2014

Martin J. 'Marty' Draeger

MARSHFIELD, Wis. — Martin J. “Marty” Draeger, 83, died Jan. 1, 2014 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. Marty was born in Racine on Dec. 27, 1930, to William C. Draeger and Laura Forster. Shortly after graduation from high... Full story

 Obituaries    December 17, 2013

Edward Floyd Greeno

ONTONAGON, Mich. - Edward Floyd Greeno, 90, of Ewen, died on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Long Term Care in Ontonagon. Ed was born Oct. 1, 1923, in Ewen, the son of Floyd and Bernice (Taylor) Greeno.... Full story

 Obituaries    November 19, 2013

Rose Marie Bray

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Rose Marie Bray, 93, of Vaughn Street, Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, in Ironwood. She was born March 3, 1920, in Ironwood, daughter of the late... Full story

 Opinion    October 30, 2013

Government shutdown an 'exercise in stupidity'

To the Editor: What has happened in Washington in the last month was nothing more then an exercise in stupidity. Senator Ted Cruz, representing the tea party radicals in the Senate, took the floor of the Senate on Oct. 1 and began his clown show,... Full story

 Obituaries    October 30, 2013

Burton Johnson

ONTONAGON, Mich. - Burton Johnson, 83, of Bruce Crossing, died on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Long-Term Care in Ontonagon. Burton was born Dec. 21, 1929, in Laurium, the son of Ralph and Aleda Johnson.... Full story

 Obituaries    October 29, 2013

Shirley Hanako Sexton

CRYSTAL FALLS, Mich. — Shirley Hanako Sexton died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. She was born July 1, 1931, in Maui, Hawaii, and joined the U.S. Army in the Women’s Army Corps in the early 1950s. She married... Full story

 News    October 19, 2013

Fire destroys Bergland Food Store

BERGLAND — Bergland Foods Store, formerly known as Nordine’s, was destroyed in a fire Friday morning. According to an official on the scene, a family living in the apartment behind the store/gas... Full story

 Obituaries    October 10, 2013

Marsha Faith Burroughs

WAUSAU, Wis. — Marsha Faith Burroughs, born Nov. 8, 1969, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital due to cardiac arrest following emergency surgery. Marsha is survived by her daughter, Jenna Hash, of Topaz, Mich.; her parents, Ed and... Full story

 Obituaries    October 8, 2013

Marsha Faith Burroughs

WAUSAU, Wis. — Marsha Faith Burroughs, born Nov. 8, 1969, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital due to cardiac arrest following emergency surgery. Marsha is survived by her daughter, Jenna, of Topaz, Mich.; her parents, Ed and Ann... Full story

 Obituaries    October 2, 2013

Joyce M. Miller

ONTONAGON, Mich. — Joyce M. Miller, 61, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital after losing her battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 26, 1952, to Louis A. “Shorty” Wolfe Sr. and Charlotte Wolfe, of Bergland. Joyce is... Full story

 Obituaries    August 13, 2013

David A. Juntti

WAUSAU, Wis. — David A. Juntti, 81, of South Geneva Road, Bessemer Township, Mich., died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Aspirus Comfort Care Hospice House in Wausau. He was born Jan. 19, 1932, in West... Full story

 By Jan Tucker    News    July 29, 2013

Ontonagon County Fair crowds dampened by weather

GREENLAND — Cold winds, temperatures in the high 40s and low 50s held crowds down and caused some cancellations at the Ontonagon County fair in Greenland over the weekend. Friday night’s stormy... Full story

 Obituaries    July 27, 2013

Miriam Fors

EWEN, Mich. — Miriam Fors, 81, of Ewen, passed away July 22, 2013, at her home. She was born on Nov. 8, 1931, in Bruce Crossing, to Thomas and Ida (Miilukorpi) Syrja. Miriam was married to Clarence... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    July 22, 2013

Langdons win Milakovich in playoff

IRONWOOD — It took two full days of golf and three extra playoff holes, but Zack and Cody Langdon finally emerged as winners in the championship flight of the Milakovich Memorial Tournament at the G... Full story

 Obituaries    July 12, 2013

Louis Arthur Wolfe Jr.

BERGLAND, Mich. — Louis Arthur Wolfe Jr. passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at his home in Bergland. He was born April 11, 1949, in Ironwood to Louis “Shorty” and Charlotte Wolfe Sr. Louis served four years in the U.S. Navy. Following... Full story

 News    July 10, 2013

Reichardt, Marciniak to perform Sunday in Ontonagon

ONTONAGON — The Ontonagon Theater of Performing Arts will host a vocal and piano concert Sunday at 7 p.m., featuring Ontonagon native Leah Reichardt and Alex Marciniak, of Ironwood. “We’re so... Full story

 Obituaries    July 9, 2013

George D. Skaja

KINGSFORD, Mich. — George D. Skaja, 96, formerly of Ironwood and Woodruff, Wis., passed away on June 22, 2013, at the home of his daughter and son-in-law, Georgene and Ned Aldridge, Kingsford. He... Full story

 By Michelle Thomasini    News    July 8, 2013

Bruce Crossing celebrates American freedoms with parade, music, games

BRUCE CROSSING – Spirits were high Sunday as local Independence Day celebrations concluded with a full day of activities in Bruce Crossing. Events began at 8 a.m. with a communitywide church... Full story

 News    July 5, 2013

Fourth of July events continue through weekend

Communities across the Gogebic Range are celebrating Independence Day in the coming days. Friday, July 5 Greenland Walk, Run and Roll Registration, 1-5 p.m., Log Cabin, Greenland. Marty’s... Full story


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