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 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 16, 2014

Oaths taken by Iron County Board

HURLEY - The Iron County Board of Supervisors held its annual re-organizational meeting Tuesday in Hurley. The board welcomed three newly elected supervisors, Brad Matson, of Sherman; Karl Krall, of... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    April 12, 2014

Study refutes global warming claims after severe winter weather strikes

The term global warming wasn't used much over the winter on the Gogebic Range. With a 110-year record set for the coldest December through February period in Ironwood, as revealed by the National... Full story

 Obituaries    April 8, 2014

Bryan M. 'Roundy' Pumala

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Bryan M. "Roundy" Pumala, 69, of Ironwood, died unexpectedly Thursday, April 3, 2014, at home. Bryan was born May 30, 1944, in Bessemer Township, son of the late Matt and Helen (Rant... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 2, 2014

Iron County Board gets 3 new members

Three incumbents were unseated from the 15-seat Iron County Board of Supervisors in Tuesday's general election. Ten of the 15 seats were contested. All were seeking two-year terms. The three new... Full story

 News    April 2, 2014

Mattson, Sokol elected to Hurley School Board

HURLEY — Darryl Mattson and Maria Sokol were elected to the Hurley School Board of Education Tuesday. They were among three people seeking two open seats on the five-member board. Mattson, of Kimball, received 785 votes. Sokol, of Hurley, had 725... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    March 29, 2014

Weekend looks good here, but watch out for Monday

First, the good news: There's no chance of snow or rain today or Sunday in Ironwood and the high will reach 46 degrees. Then, the bad news: There's a 90 percent chance of precipitation on Monday and... Full story

 Obituaries    March 29, 2014

Anthony E. 'Tony' DeZur

ASHLAND, Wis. — Anthony E. “Tony” DeZur, 59, of Hurley, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Ashland. He was born Sept. 4, 1954, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Ashland, son of Mary Margaret (Metos) and Thomas DeZur. Tony attended Hurley schools,... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    March 15, 2014

Index shows winter reaches severe level for deer, turkeys

It's no secret that northern Wisconsin's winter has reached the "very severe" stage, as reflected in Department of Natural Resources readings. The Winter Severity Index reading at Upson stood at 107... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    March 10, 2014

4-H club pancake feed goes 'very well'

SAXON, Wis. - Local residents dined on pancakes and sausages in support of the Saxon Emerald Knights 4-H Club, Sunday morning in Saxon. According to club leader Kim Rowe, this is the first pancake... Full story

 Obituaries    March 5, 2014

Matthew R. 'Dick' Torma

DULUTH, Minn. - Matthew R. "Dick" Torma, 75, of Sunset Road, Ironwood Township, Mich., died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth, with his family by his... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    February 13, 2014

Iced-up Lake Superior draws thousands of winter tourists

Pile it up and they will come. In a brutally cold winter, Lake Superior's ice formations continue to attract thousands of tourists and local residents, from Bayfield to Little Girl's Point. An... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 16, 2014

Milwaukee woman guilty of child sex trafficking

HURLEY - A Milwaukee woman faces a possible prison sentence of 46 years after being convicted Wednesday by an Iron County jury of being a party to trafficking a child for commercial sex acts and... Full story

 Obituaries    January 14, 2014

Anne M. Forslund

HURLEY, Wis. - Anne M. Forslund, 91, of Hurley, passed away peacefully at Sky View Nursing Center in Hurley on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Anne was born in Ironwood, Mich., on June 21, 1922, and graduated... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    January 9, 2014

Gogebic Taconite: ' We've learned a lot talking to people'

HURLEY - Gogebic Taconite representatives met with residents in Iron and Ashland counties Wednesday, answering questions and discussing topics related to the proposed iron ore mine near Upson, Wis.... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 3, 2014

Ice piles up at Saxon Harbor

SAXON, Wis. - There's good and bad news for fishermen who'd like to get out on Lake Superior from Saxon Harbor to ice fish. The good news is that the ice has been forming rapidly with the sub-zero... Full story

 Obituaries    December 27, 2013

Jean R. Robleski

ASHLAND, Wis. - Jean R. Robleski, 76, of Saxon, died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, in Ashland. She was born April 5, 1937, in Ashland, daughter of the late Dominic and Rose (Shaybel) Robleski. She attended... Full story

 By Katie Perttunen    News    December 2, 2013

Santa visits Gurney

GURNEY- Santa came early this year to Gurney. Santa's arrival was announced not by jingle bells, but by the sound of the fire siren, and the kids got in line to tell him their dearest wishes and... Full story

 Obituaries    November 29, 2013

Paul F. Hannula

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Paul F. Hannula, age 93, of Saxon, Wis., died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, in Ironwood. He was born Sept. 13, 1920, in Ironwood, son of the late Victor and Anna (Kumpula) Hannula.  On... Full story


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