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Nancy Rae (Sobolewski) Nemacheck

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Nancy Rae (Sobolewski) Nemacheck, 63, passed away peacefully at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, on Dec. 26, 2016, after fighting a courageous battle against breast cancer and pulmonar... Full story

 

Iron County to receive $326,453 in grants for Saxon Harbor

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County will be getting some additional help in paying for the cost of rebuilding Saxon Harbor after it was destroyed during flooding in the July 11 storm. Iron County Forestry and Parks A...

 

Fannie I. Wehmas

SAXON, Wis. - Fannie I. Wehmas, 90, of Saxon, passed away at her home on Jan. 6, 2017. She was born Oct. 28, 1926, in a log cabin in Kimball, the daughter of the late Gust and Olga (Lehtola) Salli.... Full story

 

July storm top story of 2016

Editor's note: The Daily Globe is counting down the top stories of 2016. This is the top story of the year. By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Few people, if any, can remember a storm...

 

Kenneth D. Vuorenmaa

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Kenneth D. Vuorenmaa, 79, of Ironwood, died on Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 11, 1937, in Ironwood, the son of the late Eric and... Full story

 

Board votes to set Saxon Harbor to pre-storm state

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Iron County Board of Supervisors saved the best for last Tuesday night, voting 14 to 1 to restore Saxon Harbor to the state it was in prior to the flooding during the July 11 storm that...

 

Mud Creek snowmobile bridge out until February

IRONWOOD - The July 11 storm is affecting winter tourism on the Gogebic Range. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has temporarily closed snowmobile Trail 160 because of damage from the...

 

Rick pleads guilty to Bear Trap murder

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - Donald Rick admitted Thursday to murdering Lisa Waldros in the fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon. Rick, 44, who was living in Saxon at...

 

Broadband committee urges residents to complete state survey

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Broadband advocates in Iron County are encouraging residents to fill out a survey from the Wisconsin State Broadband Office designed to determine where areas of need are in the state. “If the people...

 

County board discusses Saxon Harbor design options

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Iron County Board of Supervisors discussed possible options for the design of Saxon Harbor, but took no formal action Tuesday on the direction the rebuilding effort would take. The...

 

Forum discusses development plan, Saxon Harbor survey

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - Saxon Harbor and it's place in Iron County's future was the topic of discussion at the Hurley Senior Center Monday night as the Iron County...

 

Eva E. Silvonen

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Eva E. Silvonen, 94, of South Carey, Hurley, Wis., died peacefully Thursday evening, Dec. 1, 2016, at Aspirus Ironwood Hospital, with her loving family by her side. The former Eva... Full story

 

Janet M. Robinson

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Janet M. Robinson, 83, of Hurley, Wis., died peacefully Saturday evening, Nov. 19, 2016, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital in Ironwood. The former Janet Sunie was born Jan. 17, 1933, in Oma, Wis., daughter of the late Toivo and... Full story

 

Carli pleads not guilty to Bear Trap fire coverup

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - A Saxon, Wis., woman entered a not guilty plea Monday to aiding a felon by being a party to a crime in connection with the March 12 Bear Trap Inn fi...

 

Iron County to rebid Saxon Harbor engineering work

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — An oversight of a little-known rule in federal procurement regulations means Iron County has to rebid the engineering contract for the rebuilding of Saxon Harbor. In August, the county...

 

Saxon Harbor aid calculations nearly complete

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The process of determining the amount of aid the Federal Emergency Management Agency will give Iron County to rebuild Saxon Harbor is nearly complete, according to a report given at...

 

James Charles Hegbloom

SUN CITY, Fla. - James Charles Hegbloom, 83, former resident of Saxon, Wis., died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, in Sun City. He was born May 15, 1933, in Rhinelander, Wis., son of the late Vanner and Eva... Full story

 

Ceremony marks continuation of broadband expansion

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com OMA, Wis — Local and state officials gathered at the old Pine Lake fire tower in Oma Wednesday to celebrate the beginning of the second phase of Iron C...

 

Unusually warm November weather sets record

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — The weekend’s unseasonably mild weather set a daily temperature record. The reading of 69 degrees for the 24-hour period to 7 a.m. Monday in Ironwood marks a new Nov. 7 high for the past 115...

 

David 'Dave' A. Tauer

HURLEY, Wis. - David "Dave" A. Tauer, 66, of Oma, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, in Duluth at St. Mary's Hospital, with his loving family at his side. Dave was born April 19, 1950, in... Full story

 

County, FEMA work toward Saxon Harbor aid total

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - Iron County has presented the Federal Emergency Management Agency with its initial estimates of the costs to repair Saxon Harbor to its status...

 

Saxon session set on lake trout regulations

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com SAXON, Wis. - A public meeting on the next steps to help recover lake trout populations in Lake Superior is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Saxon...

 

Crews scramble to repair Little Girl's Point wash-outs

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - With 10 wash-outs to be repaired this fall, construction crews will be scrambling to get Lake Road in the Little Girl's Point area repaired...

 

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