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Accident used to teach students in Hurley personal finance class

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — After Hurley High School teacher Aaron Bender’s vehicle slid off icy U.S. 2 in Saxon early in the winter and plunged down an embankment near a bridge, he is using the experience in his personal...

 

Continuing snow, cold produce bang-up bird action at feeders

An upside to the cold and snow that has arrived on the Gogebic Range is it has brought backyard bird feeders to life. As the snow piles up and temperatures again plummet, the birds have not been bashf...

 

Iron County to seek bids for Saxon Harbor creek project

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County is looking for a company to clear sections of Oronto and Parker creeks at Saxon Harbor this spring, after the Iron County Forestry and Parks Committee approved going out for bids o...

 

John S. 'Jack' Kallas

HURLEY, Wis. - John S. "Jack" Kallas, 93, of Hurley, died peacefully Sunday evening, Jan. 7, 2018, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley. Jack was born July 14, 1924, in Hurley, so...

 

New report explains Wisconsin tax bills

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com The Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance notes in a new report the state’s relatively high property taxes are mostly because there are so many fingers in the pie. Wisconsin has more units of government dipping...

 

Iron County completes Saxon land acquisition

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Even though it can’t be the site of Saxon Harbor’s campground, Iron County has completed the acquisition of a piece of land directly east of the harbor. The county first began the process...

 

July storm continued to make headlines in 2017

Editor’s note: The Daily Globe is counting down the top five local stories of 2017. The rebuilding effort following the July 2016 storm was chosen as the second biggest story of the year. By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Last year’s...

 

Woman hurt in Christmas Eve white-out crash

BESSEMER TOWNSHIP — The Gogebic County Sheriff’s Department investigated a Christmas Eve personal injury head-on accident that occurred during white-out conditions. According to the accident report, a vehicle driven by Linda Ann Buttice, 72, of B...

 

Tuesday low temperature falls just short of record

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - The thermometer had soared to a reading of 11-below in Ironwood as of 1 p.m. Tuesday, improving from an overnight low of 20-below. With the...

 

Rick gets life for Bear Trap murder-arson

Editor’s note: Prosecution on two fronts that resulted from the arson-murder investigation that began in 2016 at the Bear Trap Inn at Saxon, Wis., was voted by the Daily Globe staff as the number 4 story of 2017. By RALPH ANSAMI...

 

Michael J. Tijan

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Michael J. Tijan, 58, of Pence, Wis., died Sunday evening, Dec. 24, 2017, at Aspirus Ironwood Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, following a lengthy illness. Mike was born...

 

Iron County joins statewide legal effort against opioid makers

HURLEY — Iron County is joining other Wisconsin counties in filing lawsuits against the manufactures of opioid medications, after the Iron County Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution to that effect Tuesday. The lawsuit is part of the...

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    December 16, 2017

Caution advised for snowmobile trail riding in Iron, Vilas counties

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com Extra caution is advised for snowmobilers who are taking advantage of trail openings in Iron and Vilas Counties in Wisconsin this weekend. In Iron County, the White Thunder Riders had two groomers out on...

 

Maxwell Joseph Sobolewski

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Maxwell Joseph Sobolewski, 96, passed away peacefully on Dec. 11, 2017, at United Hospital in St. Paul. He was born Nov. 21, 1921, in Ironwood, Mich., the son of the late Boleslaw...

 

Snowmobile trails open in Gogebic, Iron counties

By IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD — The men and women of the Gogebic Range Trail Authority are busy packing, clearing and grooming snowmobile trails to make the riding experience as good as possible. Steve Hamilton, president o...

 

Iron County Historical Museum offers festive open house to visitors

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - "It all started with this tree," said Gail Buccanero, a volunteer at the Iron County Historical Society Museum. Buccanero was explaining how the...

 

Record

POLICE REPORTS Ironwood Township Michigan State Patrol troopers arrested Joshua Edward Hotchkiss, 31, of Ironwood, on Thursday for domestic violence near Northstar Road in the township. COURT CASES 98th District Court, Bessemer Nov. 27: Anthony...

 

4-H members hold fundraiser at Gurney Community Center

By IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com GURNEY - On a Saturday morning as the crisp air returned to Northern Wisconsin, nine members of the 4-H comprised of youngsters from Gurney, Saxon, and...

 

Community calendar

Monday, Nov. 20 Gogebic County Human Services Agency Board, 9 a.m., Gogebic County Medical Care Facility, Wakefield. Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran...

 

County board chooses Saxon Harbor design

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The engineering team designing the reconstruction of Saxon Harbor now has a direction to move in after the Iron County Board of Supervisors...

 

Iron County board to vote on budget, tax increase

HURLEY — The Iron County Board of Supervisors is expected to approve the county’s budget for the 2018 fiscal year Tuesday, which — unless the board changes the figures — will include a millage increase. The expected rate will be .0056 mill,...

 

Friday snow, rain brings record precipitation

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - The 8 inches of snow that fell when rain turned into snow on Friday set an Oct. 28 record for Ironwood, according to the National Weather...

 

Matthew C. Schutz

GILE, Wis. - Matthew C. Schutz, 44, of Kimball, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, in Gile. Matt was born March 19, 1973, in Portage, Wis., son of the late John Schutz and Mona (Joyce)...

 

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