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 Opinion    October 25, 2014 

Big thanks from the Ironwood Carnegie Library

Dear Editor: This week is National Friends of the Library Week. All of us at the Ironwood Carnegie Library offer our sincere appreciation to the members of our own Friends group. These amazing volunteers work tirelessly all year to provide our... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 25, 2014 

Miners clinch 3rd straight playoff berth

BESSEMER - The Gogebic Miners gave their fans an early Halloween treat on Friday night by downing Ironwood 51-6, which propelled them into the 2014 MHSAA Division 8 football playoffs for the third... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    October 25, 2014 

Putting on a good face

IRONWOOD - Asked about the upcoming Halloween tour at the Historic Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood student Angelina Jarvela said, "This is not your grandma's haunted house." On Oct. 30-31, area youth in... Full story

 
 Calendar    October 25, 2014 

Community calendar

Saturday, Oct. 25 Friends of the Ironwood Carnegie LIbrary, 10 a.m., library, Ironwood. Story Time, 10 a.m., Wakefield Public Library, Wakefield. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Alcoholics Anonymous... Full story

 
 By CORTNEY OFSTAD    News    October 23, 2014

Ironwood Township residents ponder road millage

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - About 10 residents attended a special Ironwood Township Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday to hear a presentation about a proposed road millage. Randy Scott, an engineer with... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 22, 2014

Ironwood Carnegie hosts donut fundraiser

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Carnegie Library hosted its first ever donut sale this fall to help fund programs and purchases for the library. People were able to pre-order their donuts, which were made by... Full story

 
 News    October 22, 2014

WDNR advises making use of leaves for mulch mixture

The swish and crunch of autumn leaves underfoot presents an opportunity for Gogebic Range residents to use a valuable material. Color season arrived early and has stayed late here, with millions of... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 22, 2014

Mentors lessons shape lives

Dear Editor, Every day I teach, direct, role-model and coach. I can only say I do this because of the mentors I had growing up in Ironwood. I am now a mentor on so many levels. I’m always using the tools, lessons and advice that my teachers used... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 22, 2014

Time to pass "English only" law

Dear Editor, The first step in securing our borders is to take down the welcome signs in places that advertise in English and Spanish. It’s like a welcome to America if you can sneak across the border successfully. The next thing is to take away... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 22, 2014

Gogebic County Fair rides problem every year

Dear Editor, Our Gogebic County Fair this year, was really a wonderful time, all but the rides. Every year they seem to get worse. Yes, they told the board that AM only a few rides this year, “Thank goodness for us.” But every year only a few... Full story

 
 By CORTNEY OFSTAD    News    October 21, 2014

Ironwood board approves playground equipment installation

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education approved spending $21,000 on new playground equipment and installing old playground equipment during a meeting Monday. According to superintende... Full story

 
 By KELSEY HANSEN    News    October 21, 2014

Market club fundraiser sees great turnout  

IRONWOOD -The Gogebic County 4H Market Animal Club held a dinner and silent auction fundraiser Sunday evening at the Elk & Hound to raise money to support the 4H club events throughout the year,... 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 CORTNEY OFSTAD    News    October 20, 2014

Zion Lutheran Women's Club hosts salad luncheon, fall festival

IRONWOOD - For more than 30 years, the Zion Lutheran Women's Club has hosted a salad luncheon and fall festival in October. Saturday, the tradition continued with more than 40 people who attended... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    October 18, 2014

Grease fire quickly spreads through Freddie's in Hurley

HURLEY - For the second time in less than a year, a Hurley nightspot was struck by a major fire on Friday evening. A grease fire started at Freddie's Old-Time Saloon on Silver Street, causing heavy sm... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 18, 2014

Copper Kings spoil Red Devils' final home game

IRONWOOD — In Ironwood’s final home game of the year, Calumet scored early and often and blitzed Ironwood 42-8 in West-PAC action on a rain-soaked Friday night. “I’m very happy with where we’re at right now,” Calumet coach John Croze... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 18, 2014

Beautification of Ironwood takes a hit

To the Editor: The other day I was shaking my head in dismay when I read an article in the Daily Globe about the destruction of one of the women’s bathrooms at Depot Park in Ironwood. After all the hard work that has been put into beautifying and i... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 18, 2014

Arthur Bryce Gribble

ELY, Nev. — Blessed are children whose parents exemplify the love and character traits which benefit all mankind. Even more blessed are those children whose siblings reflect and intensify these qualities. Such a brother and child of God was Arthur... 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

 
 By RALPH ANSAMI    News    October 16, 2014

Hurley council must decide how to spend $600,000 grant

HURLEY - The Hurley City Council finds itself in the enviable position of having a $600,000 grant to spend. At its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, the council discussed the money with Jeff... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2014

Angela Kay Behrendt

HASTINGS, Mich. - Angela Kay Behrendt, 40, of Hastings, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at home with her family by her side. Angela was born on Sept. 19, 1974, at Pennock Hospital in Hastings,... Full story

 
 By RALPH ANSAMI    News    October 15, 2014

Two Ironwood buildings saved from wrecking ball

IRONWOOD - Two structures that faced demolition in the city of Ironwood may be saved. The Ironwood City Commission on Monday granted Garron Stenstrom another 35-day extension to work on structures... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 15, 2014

Eugene P. 'Gene' Wallenius

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Eugene P. "Gene" Wallenius, 88, of Ironwood, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at home, surrounded by his loving family, following an extended illness.. He was born March 21, 1926, in... Full story

 

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