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 Obituaries    January 27, 2015

Bonita A. 'Bonnie' Nemacheck

HURLEY, Wis. - Bonita A. "Bonnie" Nemacheck, 98, a former longtime Montreal resident, died peacefully Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at Sky View Nursing Center in Hurley, surrounded by her loving family. The... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 27, 2015

Robert A. 'Bob' Mezzano

MELLEN, Wis. - Robert A. "Bob" Mezzano, 90, of Hurley and formerly of Pence, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Mellen. He was born June 14, 1924, in Montreal, son of the late Anton and Marjorie (James)... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    January 21, 2015

Group means to acquire Interstate Falls

KIMBALL, Wis. - An effort is taking place to acquire property at Interstate Falls in Kimball, Wis., as part of the Riverside Trail project. The goal of the project is to connect two waterfalls in... Full story

 
 Calendar    January 19, 2015

Community Calendar

Monday, Jan. 19 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. Pre-school story time, 1:45 p.m., Ironwood Carnegie Library, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 16, 2015

Jane E. Cvengros

DULUTH, Minn. — Jane E. Cvengros, 83, of Wakefield, Mich., former longtime Erwin Township, Mich. resident, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, Minn. She was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Ironwood Township, Mich.,... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    January 14, 2015

Students learn about food preservation

HURLEY - From planting to growing, harvesting to eating, youth in Iron County are getting a hands dirty approach to learning more about the food they eat. Over the last three years, fifth through... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 8, 2015

Blowing snow causes hazards, forces Range school closings

Blowing snow, combined with wind chill readings of 40 below, closed Gogebic Range schools for the second time this week on Wednesday. Visibility was poor and traffic was light on Wednesday morning.... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    December 30, 2014

Colder weather helps firm snowmobile trails

IRONWOOD — Near zero temperatures that arrived on Monday on the Gogebic Range are helping firm snowmobile trails, according to area groomers. The wet spots under the snow are beginning to freeze, setting a solid base for grooming the trails. The... Full story

 
 News    December 22, 2014

Santa Claus visits Burgers Bar & Grill in Gile

GILE, Wis. - Santa Claus made a visit to Burgers Bar & Grill Saturday afternoon to have lunch with some kids and their families. Escorted by the Montreal Fire Department's Fire Chief Cookie... Full story

 
 News    December 19, 2014

W-M students make Christmas surprises

WAKEFIELD - It was a big day Thursday for Wakefield-Marenisco elementary school students. The students in grades pre-kindergarten through fourth entertained family and friends at an evening Christmas... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 15, 2014

Lenore Irene (LaChapelle) Corullo

HURLEY, Wis. - Lenore Irene (LaChapelle) Corullo, 89, passed into Eternal Life on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Hurley. Lenore was born on July 2, 1925, to John and Emma (Elsner) LaChapelle and lived... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 1, 2014

Santa visits Gurney 4-H gathering

GURNEY, Wis. - Santa Claus made an early visit Saturday to begin the Christmas season at the eighth annual Gurney Gopher 4-H Club's pie social in Gurney. About 20 children, ranging in ages for... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    November 28, 2014

Food pantries grateful for donations

Though food and other donations often increase throughout the holiday season, many people still go to bed hungry. According to the Food Bank Council of Michigan, "One in seven people in the United... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 17, 2014

William H. Strelcheck

WAUSAU, Wis. — William H. Strelcheck, age 85, of Bessemer, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, in Wausau. He was born June 28, 1929, in Bessemer, son of the late Peter and Mabel (Bloomquist) Strelcheck. Bill attended Bessemer schools, graduating from... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    November 15, 2014

Ironwood's four-day total tops 37 inches

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood snow total since Monday climbed to 37.7 inches on Friday. The 7 a.m. Friday 24-hour reading was 7.2 inches at the Gogebic-Iron Wastewater Treatment Plant off Cloverland Drive.... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    November 13, 2014

Snowfall here draws widespread interest

HURLEY - There was quite a bit of interest across the country in the Gogebic Range's snowstorm that ended early Wednesday morning, then later rekindled. Up to two feet of snow fell across the Gogebic... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 10, 2014

Roger D. Kooping

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Roger D. Kooping, 64, of Bessemer, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 in Wakefield. He was born on May 15, 1950, in Ironwood, son of the late Wilbert and Mildred (Maki) Kooping. He... Full story

 
 By Sheena Trepanier    News    November 3, 2014

Homemakers raise money for Iron County 4-H

KIMBALL, Wis. - The Kimball Homemakers held a craft show Saturday, at the Kimball Community Center to raise money for the Iron County 4-H. According to Mary Smith, Kimball Homemaker, the craft show...

 
 By CORTNEY OFSTAD    News    October 24, 2014

Public ideas for reclamation topic of Iron County Mining Impact meeting

HURLEY - More questions were raised than ideas presented during a reclamation-themed meeting of the Iron County Mining Impact Committee Thursday. About 20 people attended. The overall purpose was to... Full story

 
 By RALPH ANSAMI    News    October 16, 2014

Hurley council must decide how to spend $600,000 grant

HURLEY - The Hurley City Council finds itself in the enviable position of having a $600,000 grant to spend. At its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, the council discussed the money with Jeff... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2014

Jack L. Bjork

WAUSAU, Wis. - Jack L. Bjork, 85, passed away Oct. 12, 2014, at North Central Health Care in Wausau He was born in Crystal Falls, Mich., on Jan. 17, 1929, to Dewey and Hildur (Larson) Bjork. At age... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 7, 2014

Sharon L. Salonen

BERGLAND, Mich. – Sharon L. Salonen, 74, of Bergland, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, surrounded by her loving husband and family by her side. Sharon was born on March 4, 1940, in Reed... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 30, 2014

Kathleen A. Hewitt

HURLEY, Wis. - Kathleen A. Hewitt, 73, of Hurley, died peacefully Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in her home, surrounded by her loving family, following a lengthy illness. The former Kathleen Packmayer was... Full story

 

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