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 News    June 22, 2017 

Search continues for Gogebic inmate

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - As nightfall approached Wednesday, the search continued for an escaped inmate from the Gogebic County Jail, despite two sightings in...

 
 News    June 22, 2017 

Wuorinen granted early release

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — A 48-year-old Ironwood woman was ordered released from jail Wednesday morning after serving 71 days of a one-year sentence for identity theft. Iron County Judge Patrick Madden cited new...

 

Community calendar

Thursday, June 22 Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon, good weather, Hurley High School tennis courts, bad weather: Ironwood Memorial Building. Story Time for Toddlers, 9:30 a.m., Carnegie Library, Ironwood. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer,...

 

Carli found guilty of hiding evidence in Saxon murder

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - A Saxon, Wis., woman who aided her then boyfriend in attempting to hide evidence in the 2016 murder-arson at the Bear Trap Inn entered a no contest...

 

Votes pass for Ontonagon airport weather system

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON - The Ontonagon County Court room Tuesday was full of supporters for the installation of an Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS III) at the...

 

Finance committee moves forward with broadband grant

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County will try for yet another broadband expansion project, Iron County Finance Committee approved moving forward with a grant application for the state’s 2018 Broadband Expansion...

 

Community calendar

Wednesday, June 21 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Blood Pressure Clinic, 10 to 11:15 a.m., Hurley Senior Center. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meeting, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. DOVE Support...

 

Community calendar

Tuesday, June 20 Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon, good weather, Hurley High School tennis courts, bad weather: Ironwood Memorial Building. Iron-Gogebic Integrated Family Services, 9-10:30 a.m., Iron County Courthouse, Hurley. 906-663-4045 or...

 

Community Calendar

Monday, June 19 Gogebic County Human Services Agency Board, 9 a.m., Gogebic County Medical Care Facility, Wakefield. Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran...

 

Hurley group presents at development conference

HURLEY - Iron County was recently represented at an international conference, as members of the Iron County University of Wisconsin-Extension Office and a Hurley student presented on ways the county...

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 17, 2017

Michigan House passes recreation funding bill

LANSING - The Michigan House of Representatives passed its version of Senate Bill 76 Thursday, which funds Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund projects across the state, including several in...

 

Iron County marks elder abuse awareness day

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - If anyone happened to notice a large number of people wearing purple in Iron County Thursday, it wasn't some strange coincidence, rather the...

 

Hurley City Council buys railroad parcel

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Hurley City Council on Tuesday approved a parcel purchase for the non-motorized Iron Belle Trail. The deal had been negotiated over many months. The council agreed to pay $5,000 to Canadian...

 

Community calendar

Wednesday, June 14 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution for seniors, 9-10 a.m., Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood. 906-932-4200. Mentoring of Moms,...

 

Missing man found in woods near Upson

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com UPSON, Wis. — A man clad only in his boxer shorts was hospitalized Sunday after he was found by a volunteer trail worker near Upson. Joe Kravetz, of Ironwood, a North Country Trail Heritage Chapter...

 

Community calendar

Tuesday, June 13 Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon, good weather, Hurley High School tennis courts, bad weather: Ironwood Memorial Building. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Friends of the...

 

Community calendar

Monday, June 12 Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution for seniors, 9 a.m.-noon, 100 Mill St., Bessemer. 906-667-0283. Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Little...

 

Community calendar

Saturday, June 10 Community Pickleball Paddlers, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer School gymnasium. 715-776-4588. Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Sunday, June 11 Alcoholics Anonymous, 1 p.m., closed meeting,...

 

Mario Joseph Caramella

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. - Mario Joseph Caramella, 81, of Bergland, formerly of White Pine, passed away after a courageous battle on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at Dickinson County Hospital in Iron...

 

Alvin Ronald Levra

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. - Alvin Ronald Levra, 86, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Eagle River. He was born Dec. 10, 1930, to Anton and Irene (Eilo) Levra, in Iron Belt. He was raised there and grew up with...

 

Department of Justice praised for Bear Trap murder probe

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — After Donald Rick was sentenced for the murder of Lisa Waldros in the March 2016 fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon, Assistant Attorney General Richard Dufour met with family members...

 

Ironwood women gets probation, time served in drug case

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — An Ironwood woman was sentenced to probation and time served for two misdemeanor drug charges Monday in Gogebic County District Court. Rebecca Jade Gibbons, 22, was sentenced to 18 months...

 

Community calendar

Thursday, June 8 Range Master Gardeners, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., workbee, Pocket Park, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency quarterly food commodity distribution for registered families, 9 a.m.-noon, Aurora Athletic Club, Ironwood; 1-2...

 

Community calendar

Wednesday, June 7 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency Nutriont Council, 10:30 a.m., Mill Street Garden dining room, Bessemer. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency quarterly...

 

Iron County Extension kicks off summer events

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe. HURLEY - The Iron County University of Wisconsin-Extension office's summer events calendar begins today with the first day of its Trailblazers program. In...

 

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