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 Calendar    March 27, 2015 

Community Calendar

Friday, March 27 Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood. Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis. Emergencies: 715-476-7655. Alcoholics Anonymous/Al-Anon, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 Obituaries    March 27, 2015 

Isabelle Haapoja

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Isabelle E. Cabianca Haapoja, 91, of Yale Location, Bessemer, died in Ironwood on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Isabelle was born on Dec. 16, 1923, in Bessemer, daughter of Calisto and... Full story

 Obituaries    March 27, 2015 

John H. Suutala

IRONWOOD, Mich. - John H. Suutala, 85, of Ironwood Township, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at home on Friday, March 13, 2015, after a lengthy illness of COPD and chronic pneumonia. John... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 27, 2015 

Gogebic County schools get DHS grant money

Schools throughout Gogebic County will be safer in the upcoming months after they are equipped with special classroom door locks as part of a Upper Peninsula-wide grant from the Department of... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 27, 2015 

Local schools compete in western UP science fair

HOUGHTON - Students from Ironwood, Watersmeet and Ewen-Trout Creek traveled to the Michigan Tech campus Monday to compete in the Western Upper Peninsula Science Fair. The students competed based on a... Full story

 Sports    March 27, 2015 

Joki, Hudacek winners at Northland Pines indoor meet

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. - With snow falling back home Thursday, Ironwood, Wakefield-Marenisco and Watersmeet went inside to Northland Pines to start their track-and-field season. Class A Marquette... Full story

 Calendar    March 26, 2015

Community Calendar

Thursday, March 26 Downtown Ironwood Development Authority, 8 a.m., Memorial Building, Ironwood. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wakefield City Hall; 1-2 p.m., Watersmeet Township; 2:45-3:15 p.m., Marenisco Township.... Full story

 Obituaries    March 26, 2015

Vivian M. Lantta

Vivian M. Lantta passed away peacefully on March 12, 2015, at the age of 92, with her son, Jim, at her side. Vivian was born on October 22, 1922, in Ramsay, Mich., the daughter of the late John and... Full story

 Obituaries    March 26, 2015

Jeanne L. Smith

HOUGHTON, Mich. — Jeanne L. Smith Bonen, of Houghton, formerly Jeanne Holemo, of Ironwood, passed away on March 21, 2015, in Houghton, at the age of 92. She was born in Ironwood on June 17, 1922, the daughter of the late Harry and Saima (Hendricks... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 26, 2015

Ironwood schools seek funds for playground equipment

IRONWOOD - Nicholas Steinmetz, the elementary school principal for the Ironwood Area School District, is looking to raise funds to purchase new playground equipment for the district's third through si... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    March 26, 2015

Gogebic County Board approves four-year contract for Novascone

BESSEMER — Tom Novascone’s job as equalization director for Gogebic County was extended by four years Wednesday. The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners approved a new four-year contract for Novascone. Novascone will be paid $42,000 annually... Full story

 By Ron Trethewey    Sports    March 26, 2015

Seven athletes, '43 football team to be inducted into Ironwood Area Sports Hall of Fame

IRONWOOD - A longtime Ironwood high school ski coach whose tenure lasted five decades tops the 2015 induction class of several individuals and a team voted on by members of the Ironwood Area Sports... Full story

 Calendar    March 25, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 25 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Mentoring of Moms, 9-10:30 a.m., Range Community Bible Church, Hurley. 715-561-4355. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome, Mercer, Wis., Public... Full story

 Obituaries    March 25, 2015

Julius J. Tiziani

MARQUETTE, Mich. - Julius Joseph Tiziani (Tiz), age 84, passed away on March 23, 2015, at his home at 1511 Lynn St., Marquette, following a lengthy illness in the loving care of his family. Julius... Full story

 Obituaries    March 25, 2015

Judith Ann Weber

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Judith A. Weber, 76, of Ironwood, passed away suddenly Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield after a brief illness. Judy was born Aug. 9, 1938, in... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 25, 2015

Ironwood board suspends driver for bus crash

IRONWOOD — The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education approved a one-day unpaid suspension for school bus driver Jerry Hitter after the bus he was driving was involved in an accident in Negaunee while returning home from the regional basketball... Full story

 Obituaries    March 24, 2015

Judith Ann Weber

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Judith A. Weber, 76, of Ironwood, passed away suddenly Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield after a brief illness. Judy was born Aug. 9, 1938, in... Full story

 Obituaries    March 24, 2015

John A. Mussatti

BESSEMER, Mich. – John A. Mussatti, 80, of Bessemer, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015.  John was born on July 11, 1934, in Bessemer, son of the late Magdalene Adamczak Mussatti. He attended Bes... Full story

 Obituaries    March 24, 2015

Helen Oberto

MELLEN, Wis. - Helen Oberto, 94, of Iron Belt, passed away peacefully at Mellen Manor on Saturday, March 21, 2015, following a brief illness. Helen was born Sept. 16, 1920, in Sagamore, Penn.,... Full story

 Calendar    March 24, 2015

Community Calendar

Tuesday, March 24 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Breakfast For Your Brain, 10 a.m., Mercer, Wis., Community Center. 715-561-2695. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 24, 2015

Township to seek Bessemer, Carnegie library proposals

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The Ironwood Township Board of Trustees voted to seek proposals from both the Ironwood Carnegie Library and the Bessemer Public Library for the township's future library services a... Full story

 By Alissa Pietila    News    March 24, 2015

No decision made for Gogebic Miners football coaches

BESSEMER — The A.D. Johnston library was filled for Monday night’s school board meeting, with the hopes of a new Gogebic Miners (Bessemer-Wakefield-Marenisco) football coach being announced. A committee was put in place to hire a new football... Full story

 Sports    March 24, 2015

Buerger wins national snowshoe championship

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Tim Buerger of Ironwood won the United States Snowshoe Association 5-kilometer junior men's national championship at Eau Claire, Wis., on Feb. 28. He finished with the same time as... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 23, 2015

Ironwood schools host kindergarten orientation

IRONWOOD - Students from the Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency Head Start program and the Great Start Readiness Program got a chance to see where they would be going next fall as the Ironwood... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 23, 2015

Ironwood schools host 23rd annual 3-on-3 tourney

IRONWOOD - Both of the gyms in Luther L. Wright were full of basketball players Saturday as the school hosted its 23rd annual three-on-three basketball tournament. This year's tournament featured 64... Full story


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