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 Opinion    April 25, 2014 

Global warming discussion needs balanced perspective

To the Editor: On Saturday, April 13, the Daily Globe published an article written by Ralph Ansami summarizing a report by the Heartland Institute (presumably at concerning the global warming controversy. Accord... Full story

 Obituaries    April 22, 2014

Harlan G. Specketer

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Harlan G. Specketer, 87, of Lake Road, Ironwood Township, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield. He was born Sept. 22, 1926, in Bath, Ill.,... Full story

 By Pat Krause    News    April 17, 2014

Packers descend on Ironwood

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - With a winter of white outside, all Packer fans could see was green and gold inside when the Green Bay Packer Tailgate Tour rolled into Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort on... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 17, 2014

Consolidation informational meetings planned for April 29, May 8

BERGLAND — The Gogebic Ontonagon Intermediate School District is hosting two informational meetings dealing with possible consolidation of the Bessemer and Wakefield-Marenisco School districts. The... Full story

 Opinion    April 15, 2014

School knife attack prompts questions

To the Editor: The stabbings at the Murrysville, Pa., school which resulted in multiple victims has me wondering about a few things. Such as: Should the victims sue the manufacturer of the knife used? Do we need “knife control?” Should the feds... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    April 10, 2014

Pallin hosts meet-and-greet after finishing third in snocross points

IRONWOOD - Kyle Pallin's infectious smile was on display almost the entire night at his Meet and Greet at the packed Maplewood Steakhouse on Wednesday night. And he had reason to smile. In his third... Full story

 Obituaries    April 8, 2014

Bryan M. 'Roundy' Pumala

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Bryan M. "Roundy" Pumala, 69, of Ironwood, died unexpectedly Thursday, April 3, 2014, at home. Bryan was born May 30, 1944, in Bessemer Township, son of the late Matt and Helen (Rant... Full story

 Obituaries    April 5, 2014

Robert A. 'Red' Synkelma

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Robert A. "Red" Synkelma, 76, of Ironwood, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield. Red was born Feb. 27, 1938, in Bessemer Township, son of... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 3, 2014

$25,000 grant to assist in Sunset Park renovations

IRONWOOD - Ironwood Township is in the running for a $25,000 grant to assist with the Sunset Road Park renovation project. The township is one of 12 finalists in the Bridgestone Rethink Green... Full story

 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Clarence D. Negri

ASHLAND, Wis. — Clarence D. Negri, 77, of Bessemer, Mich., died Monday, March 31, 2014, in Ashland. He was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Bessemer, son of the late Clarence T. and Helen (Johnson) Negri. He attended Bessemer schools and graduated from A.D.... Full story

 News    March 31, 2014

Sleight students learn while skiing

"Mr. Ranger! Mr. Ranger! I think I see a squirrel track!" "What's a cedar tree used for?" "My ski poles are too long!" Children have lots of important things to say when they go to the woods, and... Full story

 Obituaries    March 31, 2014

Celia (Vronch) DeMario

HURLEY, Wis. - Celia (Vronch) DeMario, 100, of Ironwood, Mich., died Friday, March 28, 2014, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley. Daughter of the late John and Mary (Sentko)... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 29, 2014

Local trails enjoy 'excellent' cross country ski season

Cold temperatures and snow in other parts of the country adversely impacted the local cross country ski business this winter. Despite the setbacks, many trail organizers said the season went well,... Full story

 Obituaries    March 24, 2014

Marvin L. Tassava Sr.

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Marvin Leonard Tassava Sr., 78, a lifelong resident of Ironwood Township, Mich., passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014, while vacationing in Florida. Marvin was born July 16, 1935, in... Full story

 Obituaries    March 24, 2014

M. Therese 'Terry' Bartlett

CHISAGO CITY, Minn. - M. Therese "Terry" Bartlett, 86, of Van Buskirk Road, Erwin Township, died Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Parmly Life Pointes Nursing Home in Chisago City. She was born Aug. 29,... Full story

 Obituaries    March 22, 2014

Lucia Maria Patritto

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Lucia Maria Patritto, 56, died unexpectedly on March 18, 2014. Daughter of the late Felix John and Ermalinda Rose (Cornolo) Patritto, she was born Sept. 11, 1957, at Divine... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 21, 2014

Third graders slide through 4th annual Lapset Loppet race

By CORTNEY OFSTAD ERWIN TOWNSHIP - More than 90 kids navigated ABR Ski Trails Thursday during the fourth annual River Valley Bank Lapset Loppet Race. Third grade students... Full story

 News    March 15, 2014

Final snowshoe walk, potluck end 'awesome' season

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Eighty-five people took part in the last official snowshoe walk of the Superior Snowshoe Group under a beautiful moon at the Wolverine Ski Trails Wednesday. "You could not have... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 11, 2014

Memorial fund for Peite to benefit family, community

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The Ironwood Township Board of Trustees had a somber meeting Monday after the passing of the Ironwood Township fire chief Jamie Peite. Peite died unexpectedly March 5, and in honor... Full story

 Obituaries    March 8, 2014

Richard Norrie Dunn

SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. - Richard Norrie Dunn, 56, of South St. Paul, formerly of Ironwood Township, Mich., passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2014, after a long illness, surrounded by family. Richard was born May 25, 1957, in Milwaukee, to the late William... Full story

 Obituaries    March 8, 2014

Jamie A. Peite

DULUTH, Minn. - Jamie A. Peite, 43, of East Ridge Street, Ironwood, Mich., died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth. He was born Oct. 3,... Full story

 Obituaries    March 5, 2014

Matthew R. 'Dick' Torma

DULUTH, Minn. - Matthew R. "Dick" Torma, 75, of Sunset Road, Ironwood Township, Mich., died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth, with his family by his... Full story

 Obituaries    March 3, 2014

Theresa L. Pecotte Cummings

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Theresa L. Pecotte Cummings, 72, formerly of Hurley, Wis., died peacefully Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community in Ironwood, with... Full story


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