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 Obituaries    March 6, 2015 

Elsie D. Friedman

ESCANABA, Mich. - Elsie D. Friedman passed away on Feb. 27, 2015, in Escanaba, at the home of her daughter, Darcy. Elsie was born in Bessemer on Dec. 14, 1919, the daughter of Sam and Amelia Cerioni.... Full story

 Obituaries    March 6, 2015 

Dorothy L. Kangas

SALINE, Mich. — Dorothy L. Kangas, 95, of Saline, formerly of Ironwood Township, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2015, at the Saline Evangelical Home in Saline. She was born Nov. 28, 1919, in Waltz, the daughter of David and Augusta (Ziemann)... Full story

 Calendar    March 6, 2015 

Community Calendar

Friday, March 6 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 5, 2015

Thomas P. Dooley

GREENFIELD Wis. — Thomas Patrick Dooley, 80, was born to eternal life on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Mary (née Tibaldo); loving father of Vanessa (Gary) Koppenhaver, Michael (Tonya) and Corbin (Dawn) Dooley;... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 4, 2015

More than 100 students take part in Lapset Loppet

ERWIN TOWNSHIP - Roughly 120 children participated in the Lapset Loppet, the final event of the 2015 Sisu Ski Fest, at the ABR Ski Trails on Tuesday. Participants completed a 2.2k course on cross coun... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 4, 2015

Youth group brings madcap murder mystery to HIT stage

IRONWOOD - The stage of the Historic Ironwood Theatre will be turned over to high school students this weekend as The Awkward Stage Youth Drama Club stages three productions of "While the Lights Were... Full story

 Obituaries    March 4, 2015

Evelyn R. Lewinski

HURLEY, Wis.- Evelyn R. Lewinski, 94, of Ironwood, Mich., died Monday, March 2, 2015, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley. The former Evelyn Kutil was born Sept. 15, 1920, in... Full story

 By Alissa Pietila    News    March 3, 2015

City hears about Chamber of Commerce plans for the year

BESSEMER - The Bessemer City Council heard from Bessemer Chamber of Commerce president Kathy Whitburn about the chamber's plans for the year. "We are very excited to keep supporting, and keep... Full story

 Obituaries    March 3, 2015

Barney T. Salmi

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Barney T. Salmi, 96, of Sunset Road, Ironwood Township, a proud Finn, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield. He was born March 12, 1918, in... Full story

 Obituaries    March 3, 2015

Roy E. Bekkala

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Roy E. Bekkala, age 76, of 201 West Gogebic Street, Ironwood, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Wakefield. He was born February 1, 1939, in Wolverine, son of the late Raymond and... Full story

 Obituaries    March 3, 2015

Janet Marie Setterlund

KIMBALL, Wis. — Janet Marie Setterlund, 73, of Hurley passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. Janet was born on Oct. 28, 1941, in Ironwood, Mich., daughter of Hjalmer and Vivian (Luoma) Setterlund. She was a longtime resident of the Iron County... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    March 2, 2015

'Boom. It's over'

IRONWOOD - The Gogebic Community College Lady Samsons had high hopes and aspirations for the NJCAA Division II Region 13 tournament, so it was a bitter pill to swallow when they fell to Dakota... Full story

 By Kelsey Hansen    News    March 2, 2015

Bowl for Kids helps fund family programs

IRONWOOD - It was the Bowl For Kids fundraising event Saturday at Larry's Lucky Strikes for the U.P. Kids Big Brothers Big Sisters program. Mentors and kids from the program as well as community... Full story

 By Alissa Pietila    News    March 2, 2015

Frost Fest draws many out on Saturday

By ALISSA PIETILA IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Ironwood Township celebrated Frost Fest Saturday activities for kids, food and vendors filling the gymnasium and most of the basement.... Full story

 Calendar    February 28, 2015

Community Calendar

Saturday, Feb. 28 Claus Kraetke Memorial Ice Fishing Jamboree, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Donner’s Bay Resort, Turtle Flambeau Flowage. King of the Mountain ski race, 10 a.m. with registration at 8:30 a.m., Mt. Zion Ski Area at Gogebic Community College,... Full story

 Obituaries    February 27, 2015

Marjorie M. Frei

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. - Marjorie M. Frei, 86, of Breitung Township, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Hyland Nursing Home in Iron Mountain. In the last days of her life God blessed each of her... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    February 26, 2015

County board seeks bids on new roof for annex

BESSEMER — The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday agreed to call for bids on a new roof on the annex to the courthouse. The building and grounds committee recommended seeking bids. The bid opening will be on March 23, according to... Full story

 News    February 26, 2015

Chimney Fire

FIREFIGHTERS WATCH as a chimney fire gets put out in a home on Rock Road in Ironwood on Wednesday night. The Ironwood Fire Department was called to the fire just before 8 p.m. The fire was put out... Full story

 News    February 26, 2015

Snow Removal

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP resident Paul Kleimola clears the snow off his roof for the third time this winter.... Full story

 By Alissa Pietila    News    February 25, 2015

Gogebic Community College to expand Copper Country campus

IRONWOOD - The Gogebic Community College Board of Trustees met on Tuesday night to a approve Copper Country Campus expansion plans. Chairman John Lupino said the board had quite a bit of discussion... Full story

 Obituaries    February 25, 2015

Ronald Belmas

IRONWOOD — Ronald Belmas, 78, died Feb. 22, 2015, with his family by his side in Ironwood. He is survived by his wife, Norma; son, Ron Belmas, of Ramsey; daughter, Brenda (Randy) Zoglman, of Bessemer; grandchildren, Allen Barto, Brad (Kim Leinon)... Full story

 Obituaries    February 25, 2015

Rose Longhini

HAYWARD, Wis. — Rose M. Longhini, 94, of Ironwood, Mich., passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Golden Living Nursing Home in Hayward. Rose Marie Longhini was born March 11, 1920, in Hurley, the daughter of Gabriel and Rosaria (Lerza) Stella. On... Full story


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