The Daily Globe - Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

 

(1621) stories found containing 'ironwood'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 1621

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    October 31, 2014 

Michigan Harvest Gathering campaign collects 6,000 pounds of food in Ironwood

WAKEFIELD - Three food pantries in Ironwood, Bessemer and Watersmeet, were given thousands of pounds of food during a recent food drive by the Michigan State Police Wakefield Post. The drive was Oct.... Full story

 
 News    October 31, 2014 

Ironwood sweeps GCC Quiz Bowl titles

IRONWOOD - Ironwood claimed both varsity and junior varsity titles at the recent 15th annual Fall Quiz Bowl at Gogebic Community College. Eighteen teams from six area high schools, including... Full story

 
 Calendar    October 31, 2014 

Community calendar

Friday, Oct. 31 Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis. Emergencies: 715-476-7655. Alcoholics Anonymous/Al-Anon, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Harbortown AA, 7:30 p.m. EDT, Ontonagon Village Housing, 100... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    October 30, 2014

Ironwood switches insurance companies

IRONWOOD — A switch in health care providers shouldn’t result in much change as far as city employee contributions are concerned, the Ironwood City Commission learned Monday. City finance director Paul Linn said Blue Cross-Blue Shield, the... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    October 30, 2014

DOVE receives new grant from NFL

IRONWOOD –– Dove Inc. has received a new grant, funded by the National Football League, to support domestic and sexual violence victims through community agencies with traditionally underserved... Full story

 
 Sports    October 29, 2014

Devils win home triangular

IRONWOOD - Ironwood won both of its matches in a Tuesday triangular with Wakefield-Marenisco and Bessemer. The Devils beat Bessemer 25-9, 25-11 and edged W-M 25-23, 26-24, 15-9. W-M defeated the Speed... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    October 29, 2014

Township looks to fill planning commission seat

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The Ironwood Township Board discussed an open position on the planning commission Monday. Commission member Frank Genisot is leaving his position, effective Jan. 1. The board will... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 29, 2014

George Thomas 'Tom' Goyins

BESSEMER, Mich. — George Thomas “Tom” Goyins, 72, of Fairview Apartments, Bessemer, died peacefully Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in his home, following a lengthy illness. Tom was born April 4, 1942, in Ironwood, son of the late George and Amelia... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 28, 2014

Vote no on tax and spend policies

Dear Editor, Residents in the city of Ironwood and Ironwood Township are being asked to increase property taxes by supporting road millage requests. A recent article in the Daily Globe reported our local roads are in poor condition and in need of... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 28, 2014

Thomas John Manninen

GWINN, Mich. - Thomas John Manninen, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, friend and mentor, passed away at his home in Upper Michigan while surrounded by his family on Friday, Oct. 24,... Full story

 
 By KELSEY HANSEN    News    October 27, 2014

Ghoul run/walk festivities success with warm October weather

IRONWOOD - Warmer weather greeted participants on Saturday night for the second annual Only Ghouls Run at Midnight Walk/Run. Clear skies and mild temperatures proved to be a pleasant change from last... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 27, 2014

Lady Samsons fall in Region volleyball tourney

IRONWOOD – North Dakota State College of Science was crowned champion of the NJCAA Division II East Region 13 volleyball tournament held at the Gogebic Community College Lindquist Center this... Full story

 
 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

 
 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

 

Page Down