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 By Richard Jenkins    News    August 1, 2015 

Iron County Forestry works to improve Saxon Harbor, parks

SAXON, Wis. - Visitors to Saxon Harbor may have noticed a new sidewalk and several new docks this summer at the harbor's north basin. The improvements are part of the first phase of an effort by the... Full story

 
 Calendar    August 1, 2015 

Community Calendar

Saturday, Aug. 1 Presque Isle, Wis., Lion and Lioness Annual Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Presque Isle Community Center and Pavilion, School Loop Road off County B. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org.... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 31, 2015

Community Calendar

Friday, July 31 Presque Isle Lion and Lioness Annual Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Presque Isle, Wis., Community Center and Pavilion, School Loop Road off County B, Presque Isle. Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 30, 2015

Cooler weather arrives; fire danger heightens

A soggy summer across the Gogebic Range has turned into days of sunshine. After several days of oppressive heat, lower temperatures, into the high 70s, are predicted through Sunday, with no rain. That spells ideal weather for this weekend’s Iron... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 29, 2015

Iron County Fair to feature 1900s horse-drawn hay baler

SAXON, Wis. - Saxon farmer Kenny Clement said Iron County Fair-goers will be treated to some new tractor-related events during this weekend's three-day celebration. Clement said an early 1900s... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 24, 2015

Josephine G. Wyzlic

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Josephine G. Wyzlic, 97, of Ironwood, died peacefully Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community in Ironwood, with her loving family by her side. She was born March 16, 1918, in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 23, 2015

Vivian M. Lantta

SAXON, Wis. — Vivian M Lantta, 92, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2015, with her son, Jim, at her side. Vivian was born on Oct. 22, 1922, in Ramsay, the daughter of the late John and Hilma (Hill) Tapanila. Vivian’s family moved from Ramsay t... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 23, 2015

Community Calendar

Thursday, July 23 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 Township. 906-667-1110. Mercer Public Library, 1p.m., Storytelling with Tracy Chipman, 2648W... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 22, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 22 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 Tom Stankard    News    July 22, 2015

Iron County Heritage Festival kicks off Friday

HURLEY— Step back in time and experience Iron County’s past through the Iron County Heritage Festival, beginning Friday through Aug. 9. Officials from the Iron County Development Zone annually spearhead the collection of events across the county... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    July 15, 2015

Forestry committee decides against changes to stewardship grant application

HURLEY - The Iron County Forestry and Parks Committee decided against altering its grant application seeking funds for improvements to the county's campground at the Lake of the Falls park so that... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 9, 2015

Community Calendar

Thursday, July 9 Iron County Extension Education Committee, 10:30 a.m., committee meeting, North Lakeland Discovery Center, Manitowish Waters. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wakefield City Hall; 1-2 p.m., Watersmeet... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 8, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 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. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome, Mercer (Wis.) Public Libra... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 6, 2015

Fire, explosions at asphalt plant in Kimball probed

KIMBALL, Wis. - An early Saturday fire that caused a series of explosions at a blacktop company's quarry in Kimball is under investigation by the Iron County Sheriff's Department. The state fire... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 16, 2015

Iron County receives stewardship grants

HURLEY — The Iron County’s forest will soon be expanded through two Knowles-Nelson Stewardship grants from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to purchase additional land. The grants will be used for two projects, according to Iron Coun... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 10, 2015

Elaine M. Larson

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Elaine M. Larson, 99, of Ironwood, died peacefully Monday, Dec. 8, 2015, at Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community in Ironwood, with her daughter and son-in-l... Full story

 
 Calendar    May 21, 2015

Community Calendar

Thursday, May 21 Aging Unit of Iron County, board of director, 9 a.m., Hurley Senior Center. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, seniors, mothers, infants, children, 9:45-10 a.m. EST, Lake Gogebic Senior Center,... Full story

 
 Calendar    May 20, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 20 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome, Mercer (Wis.) Public Library. 715-476-2366. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meeting, noon, Salem Lutheran Church,... Full story

 
 By richard Jenkins    News    April 9, 2015

33 percent of Iron County voters cast ballots in Tuesday's election

ron County's registered voters turned out to the polls for Tuesday's election at 33 percent - almost double the state average for voting-age adults across Wisconsin. According to an Associated Press... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    April 8, 2015

Livingston easily wins re-election in Montreal

Montreal, Wis., voters overwhelmingly voted for Brian Livingston to continue his role as Alderman for Ward No. 1 Tuesday as Livingston defeated challenger Dennis Zaleski by a vote total of 52 to 10. I... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 7, 2015

Parnell W. Bowman

DULUTH, Minn. - Parnell W. Bowman, 76, of Ironwood, Mich., died Friday, April 3, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospice in Duluth, with his family by his side. He was born June 2, 1938, in Advance, Wis., son of... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    April 3, 2015

Strong winds topple radio transmitter tower

The return of warm weather to the Gogebic Range on Wednesday was accompanied by lightning, rain and wind damage. Trees were knocked down across Range roadways and the 300-foot transmitter tower that... Full story

 

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