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 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

 
 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

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    August 21, 2014

Johnson tours Mercer business, mine site

MERCER, Wis. - U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Oshkosh, toured Action Floor Systems in Mercer Wednesday, the proposed iron mine site near Upson and visited the Hurley K-12 School. Johnson, kicked off the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 21, 2014

June E. Popko

WAUSAU, Wis. - June E. Popko, 88, of Mercer, Wis., died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Wausau. June was born June 5, 1926, in Endlee, S.D. June retired from Simpson Electric in Mercer after 30 years. June... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    August 7, 2014

Loon Day delight

MERCER, Wis. – Thousands of people enjoyed sunshine, shopping and the occasional sound of a loon call during the annual Loon Day celebration in downtown Mercer on Wednesday. Attendees browsed... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 29, 2014

Beverly J. Teale

GREEN Bay, Wis. - Beverly J. Teale, 81, of Mercer, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Parkview Nursing Home in Green Bay, with her family by her side.  She was born Dec. 28, 1932, in Milwaukee,... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 26, 2014

Odanata Art Gallery part of Northwoods Art Tour

MERCER, Wis. - Odonata Art Gallery is again taking part in the annual Northwoods Art Tour this weekend. The tour consists of art galleries across northern Wisconsin. Some locations also include... 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

 

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