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Mercer passes tax measure to fund local roads

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com MERCER, Wis. — With its lakes and trails, Mercer is a popular destination for those visiting Iron County and Wisconsin’s Northwoods. The town is now looking to those visitors to help fund necessary...

 

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Monday, Aug. 20 Gogebic County Health and Human Services Agency Board, 9 a.m., Gogebic County Medical Care Facility, Wakefield. Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem... Full story

 

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Saturday, Aug. 18 Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Marty’s Goldenaires Drum and Bugle Corps Town Picnic, noon, Bluff Valley Park, Bessemer. Community Pickleball Paddlers, 2-5 p.m., Mercer School... Full story

 

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Friday, Aug. 17 Coffee With A Cop, Mike’s Restaurant, 8 a.m. Mercer Cribbage, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer Senior Center. Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood. Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis.... Full story

 

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Thursday, Aug. 16 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m. Hemlock Av. tennis courts, if raining, Ironwood Memorial Building. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, seniors, 9:45-10 a.m. EST, Lake Gogebic Senior Center, Bergland;... Full story

 

Kimball man appears in court on threat count

HURLEY — An 81-year-old Kimball, Wis., man who is charged with making a terroristic threat appeared in Iron County Court Monday morning. Robert “Barrel Bob” Gollubske was advised to contact the public defender’s office for legal...

 

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Wednesday, Aug. 15 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Nature Hike with Ecologist David Mladenoff, 9-11:30 a.m., Frog Lake and Pines State Natural Area, Wisconsin 47, south of Manitowish crossroads. Awkward Stage Drama... Full story

 

Two sentenced to life in Valliere murder case

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Two men who were convicted Monday afternoon of the execution-style killing of Lac du Flambeau tribal member Wayne Valliere Jr. were sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole....

 

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Tuesday, Aug. 14 GOISD Special Education actiivity, Kayaking Sunday Lake, 8 a.m., meet at L.L. Wright High School. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, 9-10 a.m., Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood. 906-932-4200.... Full story

 

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Monday, Aug. 13 Men’s Bible study, 8 a.m., Bessemer Housing Community, community room, 906-667-0469. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, seniors, 9 a.m.-noon, 100 Mill St., Bessemer. 906-667-0283. Iron County... Full story

 

Springstead corn roast raises funds for fire department

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com SHERMAN, Wis. - The 39th annual corn roast of the Sherman-Springstead Volunteer Fire Department had amazing community support Saturday, with a family-friendly...

 

Testimony ends Friday in Iron County murder trial

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Jurors in the Iron County murder trial of Richard Allen and Joseph Lussier will return Monday morning to receive instructions and listen to closing statements before issuing a final verdict....

 

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Saturday, Aug. 11 Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Harding Club Summer Picnic, 1 p.m., clubhouse, Harding Road west of Johnson Road, Bessemer Township. Community Pickleball Paddlers, 2-5 p.m., Mercer School... Full story

 

Defendant's brother offers tearful testimony in Iron murder trial

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The fourth day of the murder trial against two Lac du Flambeau, Wis., tribal members ended with emotional testimony of the brother of one of the defendants. When James Lussier, 19, of Woodruff,...

 

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Friday, Aug. 10 Coffee With A Cop, Joe’s {Pasty Shop, 8 a.m. Mercer Cribbage, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer Senior Center. Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood. Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis.... Full story

 

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Thursday, Aug. 9 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m. Hemlock Av. tennis courts, if raining, Ironwood Memorial Building. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wakefield City Hall; 1-2 p.m., Watersmeet Township; 2:45-3:15 p.m., Marenisco... Full story

 

Wolfe describes scene at Mercer area murder

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - One of the five men charged with murdering a Lac du Flambeau, Wis., man near Mercer just before Christmas described Wednesday how the victim was...

 

Iron murder trial focuses on alleged jailhouse confession

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The murder trial of two Lac du Flambeau tribal members recessed Tuesday after defense attorneys attempted to poke holes in an alleged jailhouse...

 

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Wednesday, Aug. 8 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. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meeting, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 

Cousin claims Allen confessed to Iron murder

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — A key witness in the trial of two Lac du Flambeau men who are charged in the execution-style shooting of a fellow tribal member testified Monday one of them confessed to the crime. Clint Eades Jr....

 

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Tuesday, Aug. 7 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Pickleball, 9-11 a.m. Hemlock Av. tennis courts, if raining, Ironwood Memorial Building. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran... Full story

 

John W. Kadrlik

MERCER, Wis. - John W. Kadrlik, 77, of Mercer, was called to his heavenly home on Aug. 4, 2018, surrounded by his wife and children. John was born in Marshfield on Aug. 11, 1940, to John and Lillian... Full story

 

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Monday, Aug. 6 Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Strong Bones Exercise Class, 1 p.m., Mercer Community Center. Overeaters An... Full story

 

James Lussier pleads guilty in Valliere shooting death

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — With the murder trials of two men scheduled to begin today in Iron County Court, a third man charged in the death of Wayne M. Valliere Jr. has pleaded guilty. James Lussier, 19, of Woodruff,...

 

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Email calendar items and community news to news@yourdailyglobe.com. For more information, call 906-932-2211. Saturday, Aug. 4 Ironwood Absent Voter Ballots Available, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., City clerk, Memorial Building. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem... Full story

 

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