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 Calendar    July 22, 2014 

Community calendar

Tuesday, July 22 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Breakfast For Your Brain, 10 a.m., Mercer (Wis.) Community Center. 715-561-2695. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran... Full story

 Obituaries    July 18, 2014

Kenneth Roy Zwick

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Kenneth Roy Zwick, 48, a lifelong resident of Thomaston, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at the University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor. Ken was born on July 6,... Full story

 Obituaries    July 15, 2014

Daryl Dean Huber

HURLEY, Wis. - Daryl Dean Huber passed away on July 12, 2014, at Villa Maria Health and Rehab in Hurley, where he was receiving loving care. He was 90 years old. Daryl, born on the family farm in Will... Full story

 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 14, 2014

Mercer Loons hold 16th memorial bike rally

MERCER, Wis. - The Mercer Loons Motorcycle Club held its 16th annual memorial run bike ride Saturday afternoon. "We hold it in memory of all our passed club members," said member Dave Riegler. Member... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 11, 2014

Iron officials hear update on delinquent taxes

HURLEY - The Iron County Finance Committee heard an update on tax-delinquent properties in Iron County during a meeting Thursday morning. Nineteen properties throughout Iron County are on a list for b... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 10, 2014

Find 'fun' during Iron County Heritage Festival parade

HURLEY - Local residents are encouraged to express what they find to be "fun" in Iron County with a float during the annual Iron County Heritage Festival parade. The parade will be July 26 through... Full story

 Obituaries    July 10, 2014

James E. Moon Sr.

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. - James E. Moon Sr., 74, of Ironwood, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Jim was born Sept. 14, 1939, in Ironwood, to the late... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 5, 2014

Mercer celebrates with pedals, paddles

MERCER, Wis. - Hundreds of people lined U.S. 51 through downtown Mercer Friday to celebrate the Fourth of July. The town held its annual parade, featuring floats, classic cars, motorcycles and fire... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    July 1, 2014

4 locals win at Bessemer's Hometown Run

BESSEMER - In the Bessemer Hometown Run held on Saturday, the top overall male runners were Andy Warren, of Ironwood, in the 10K division and Sam Dean, of Ironwood, in the two mile run. Hannah... Full story

 News    June 28, 2014

Fish discussed at conservation event

MERCER, Wis. - A crowd attended the first event of the Science and Conservation on Tap series offered by the Iron County Land and Water Conservation Department June 19 in Mercer. Wisconsin Department... Full story

 By Miranda Anderson    News    June 23, 2014

Mercer Education Foundation holds Taste of the Northwoods

MERCER, Wis. - The Mercer Education Foundation held a Taste of the Northwoods event at the Mercer Community Center Saturday afternoon. "It's an opportunity for the community to experience the great culinary professionals around here," said... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    June 20, 2014

Aging Unit audit gets 'clean opinion'

HURLEY - The Aging Unit of Iron County's board of directors heard that its financial books are in good shape Thursday. Dean Beaudoin, certified public accountant of Makela, Pollack & Ahonen,... Full story

 By Miranda Anderson    News    June 16, 2014

Bicyclists enjoy 8th annual Lupine Junefest tours

MERCER, Wis. - Bicycle enthusiasts grabbed their bikes and headed out to the eighth annual Lupine Junefest Saturday in Mercer. The event pays homage to the lupines which grow along the roadside throug... Full story

 Obituaries    June 14, 2014

Michelle Oldham

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Michelle "Shelley" Oldham, 36, of Ojibwa, and formerly of Mercer, passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire. Michelle Lee Oldham was born July... Full story

 Obituaries    June 11, 2014

Faye A. Pertile

HURLEY, Wis. — Faye A. Pertile, 82, of Hurley, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at home. She was born April 19, 1932, in Ironwood, Mich., daughter of the late Pete and Pearl (Pumala) Pertile. Faye attended Ironwood schools, graduating from Luther L.... Full story

 Obituaries    June 10, 2014

Randall 'Randy' J. Robinson

ASHLAND, Wis. - Randall "Randy" J. Robinson, 63, of Ashland, passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at his residence. He was born March 4, 1951, in Ironwood, Mich., the son of Robby and Janet (Sunie)... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    June 7, 2014

Three compete at WIAA Division 3 meet

La CROSSE, Wis. - Mercer's D'kota Engler was no stranger to pole vaulting inside thanks to this year's brutal winter that never seemed to end. So it was no surprise that he cleared 13-0 inside at...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    June 5, 2014

Mercer 'hero' honored for saving fleeing teen girl

HURLEY - A Mercer, Wis., man was honored Wednesday for his role in saving a 14-year-old girl from prostitution. Pat Brandt was presented with a plaque from the Iron County Sheriff's Department for his... Full story

 Obituaries    June 2, 2014

Stefania Kochajkiewicz

ASHLAND, Wis. — Stefania Kochajkiewicz, 88, of Martha Lake Road, Mercer, died Saturday, May 31, 2014 in Ashland. She was born June 1, 1925 in Chernow, Poland, daughter of the late Marion and Harriet (Grabawska) Zachkiewicz. Stefania attended school... Full story


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