The Daily Globe - Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

 

(176) stories found containing 'marenisco'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 176

 By Daily Globe Staff    News    August 27, 2014 

Local schools get ready for new academic year

After a busy summer for many area schools, staff and students are preparing for the start of a brand new academic year next week. Ironwood Ironwood Area Schools will start its first year of Luther L.... Full story

 
 Calendar    August 27, 2014 

Community calendar

Wednesday, Aug. 27 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

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    August 26, 2014

Bessemer hosts public consolidation meeting

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Bessemer school officials held a public meeting Monday night to provide additional information regarding the issue of consolidation which has caused confusion and concerns throughout the... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    August 25, 2014

Bessemer to host public meeting on school consolidation

BESSEMER — Bessemer school officials will host a public informational forum on consolidation in the A.D. Johnston High School gymnasium following the school’s Board of Education meeting Monday night. The consolidation of Bessemer and nearby... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    August 21, 2014

Routheaux takes over Ironwood girls basketball team

The Routheaux family will continue its tradition of producing head basketball coaches. Deke Routheaux was the head coach at Gogebic Community College for many years and his son, Tim, was hired Monday night by the Ironwood Board of Education as the ne... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 16, 2014

Marie Colberg

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Marie Colberg, 92, of Wakefield, formerly a longtime resident of Ramsay, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. She was born on July 28, 1922, in Margie, Minn., the seventh of 10 children to the late Clarence and Loretta (Hall) Ham... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    August 6, 2014

Michigan primary election: Tight races, landslides

After 11.8 percent of Gogebic County’s 13,481 registered voters submitted ballots at the polls Tuesday, the results are in. Michigan voters approved the ballot’s Proposal 1, which looks to remove... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 31, 2014

Wakefield-Marenisco in line for federal aid for 2004 consolidation

WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield-Marenisco School Board authorized a ballot proposal to renew the 1 mill building site sinking fund Monday. The proposal will appear on the November ballot. The board heard federal Impact Aid money not paid to the district... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 29, 2014

Shirley Lee Roland

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Shirley Lee Roland, 78, of Wakefield, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014. She was born on March 22, 1936, in Wakefield, a daughter of Ivan and Katherine (Morrison) Maki. Shirley is survived by three sons, Rodney, Gary and Randy;... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 28, 2014

International German band performs for Marenisco Heritage Days

MARENISCO - The Fire Brigade Band of Kropp, Germany, held a concert Saturday evening as part of the fourth annual Marenisco "Milltown" Heritage Days. The band played various styles of music, ranging... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    July 21, 2014

Brothers go back-to-back at Milakovich

IRONWOOD — Beware the Langdon Brothers, Zach and Cody. They tore up the Gogebic Country Club and their 100 team opposition in a way seldom seen at Milakovich Memorial Tournament. In 2013, they won the championship flight at the Milakovich in a... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 7, 2014

Sharon Gail Obremski

MADISON, Wis. - Sharon Gail Obremski, 71, of Ironwood, Mich., formerly of Marenisco, Mich., passed away June 26, 2014, in Madison. She was born in Wakefield, Mich., on Jan. 6, 1943, a daughter of... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    July 5, 2014

'Perfect' weather to circle Sunday Lake

WAKEFIELD - Callie Fischer, 18, of Green Bay, Wis., and Dave Hebert, 21, of Iron River, Mich., were the overall female and male winners, respectively, in the 37th Annual Sunday Lake Run/Walk on... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 3, 2014

Wakefield Variety Show attracts large crowd

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield Historical Society hosted its Hometown Variety Show that drew a crowd of around 100 people to the Wakefield-Marenisco High School music room-auditorium on Wednesday. Denise... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 1, 2014

W-M School Board approves 2014-15 budget

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield-Marenisco School Board approved the 2014-15 budget at its meeting Monday evening. "The projected fund balance for June 30, 2015, is $72,237," said business manager Tina Treva... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 1, 2014

Busy night for IASB

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education adopted a projected budget for the 2014-2015 school year during a meeting Monday evening. The estimated fund balance for the year is $512,158. A... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 24, 2014

Geraldine M. 'Gerry' Gossen

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Geraldine M. "Gerry" Gossen, 88, a longtime Gogebic County resident, passed away Saturday morning, June 21, 2014, at her son's home. She was born on Dec. 10, 1925, in Ironwood, a... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    June 21, 2014

Consolidation removed from August ballot

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - After a four-hour Gogebic County Court hearing Friday on the Aug. 5 consolidation question between Bessemer and Wakefield-Marenisco school... Full story

 
 Opinion    June 20, 2014

Administrators fail to discuss 'elephant'

To the Editor: Bessemer Principal Daniel Vander Velden’s June 13 letter to the editor regarding the condition of our schools fails to discuss the elephant in the room. That is, the state’s education dashboard, mischooldata.org, has a detailed... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    June 18, 2014

Mackey MVP as Michigan boys best Wisconsin

IRONWOOD - The all-stars came to Ironwood Tuesday night, but the one who shined the brightest had the shortest distance to travel. Ironwood's Adam Mackey was named Most Valuable Player as Northern... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    June 16, 2014

Field ornithologist bands hummingbirds for research

MARENISCO - Field ornithologist Allen Chartier, of Detroit, banded several hummingbirds at a local residence in Marenisco Saturday morning. "It's a project I've been doing with hummingbirds since... Full story

 
 News    June 11, 2014

Artists to demonstrate, exhibit in Presque Isle

PRESQUE ISLE, Wis. - The Presque Isle Chamber of Commerce will host artists' demonstrations Wednesday, June 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Presque Isle Library and Community Center. The event... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 11, 2014

Jane T. Zuidmulder

MARENISCO, Mich. - Jane T. Zuidmulder, 73, of Marenisco, passed away unexpectedly Monday evening, June 9, 2014. She was born on Sept. 5, 1940, in Eagle River, Wis., a daughter of Sam and Dorothy... Full story

 

Page Down