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 By Ralph Ansami    News    May 27, 2016 

Thunderstorms produce Ironwood rainfall record

Students aboard a bus from Rhinelander, Wis., waited out rainfall and heavy fog Thursday morning in a visit to Saxon Harbor as the Gogebic Range continued to get battered by thunderstorms. The...

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    May 21, 2016

Work on Saxon tower signals beginning of broadband project

SAXON, Wis - The installation of equipment on a communication tower in Saxon was underway Friday, marking the beginning of an effort to expand broadband internet access to the northern portion of the...

 
 Calendar    May 18, 2016

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 18 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. Range Master Gardeners work bee, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Pocket Park,...

 
 News    May 11, 2016

Ramsay drug dealer sentenced to prison in Iron County Court

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - A Ramsay man who faces prison time on heroin and meth charges in Gogebic County was sentenced in Iron County Court Tuesday to three years in the...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

Iris (Steele, Clement) Brown

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Iris (Steele, Clement) Brown, 100, died peacefully at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield on Sunday, May 1, 2016. Iris R. Steele was born Oct. 23, 1915, to Oscar and Sarah...

 
 News    April 20, 2016

Pinardi re-elected county chair

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The members of the Iron County Board of Supervisors elected in the April 5 election were sworn in Tuesday, after which the members of the new...

 
 Obituaries    April 18, 2016

Kenneth J. Huybrecht

MERCER, Wis. – Kenneth J. Huybrecht, 83, of Mercer, died peacefully Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at his home. Ken was born on Sept. 24, 1932, in Ashland, a son of Frederick and Inez (Hruska) Huybrecht....

 
 News    April 16, 2016

Service representatives visit school for health fair

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - While taking a break from class, Hurley K-12 elementary students learned how to live a healthy lifestyle at the annual Health Fair on Friday....

 
 Obituaries    April 7, 2016

Esther Evelyn Wacker

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Lady Esther became Heaven's newest social director on Tuesday afternoon. We will miss her dearly and celebrate her indomitable spirit. For 93 she added brightness and spark to any...

 
 News    April 4, 2016

Iron County voters head to polls Tuesday

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Iron County voters will cast ballots Tuesday, deciding on everything from the presidential primaries to state and local contests. While many of the candidates running for president have suspended their...

 
 News    March 24, 2016

Assistant Attorney General appointed in Saxon fire probe

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — There are new developments in the investigation into the March 12 fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon, resulting in the death of a Kimball, Wis., woman. Lisa (Henning) Waldros, 52, a...

 
 News    March 15, 2016

Body found at scene of Saxon tavern fire

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com SAXON, Wis. - A body was recovered Monday morning from the ashes of the fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon over the weekend. Lisa Henning Waldros...

 
 News    March 14, 2016

Bear Trap fire probe continues

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com SAXON, Wis. - All Sunday, investigators sifted through the rubble of a fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon Saturday around 3:20 a.m. Two...

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    March 12, 2016

Mild weather brings out trolling boats

The steady stream of pickup trucks towing boats to Saxon Harbor on Friday along Wisconsin 122 was a sign spring has arrived early on the Gogebic Range. On the calendar, there's officially another week...

 
 News    March 11, 2016  
 News    March 8, 2016

Hurley woman admits to operating drug house

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — A 29-year-old Hurley woman entered no contest pleas Monday in Iron County Court to delivery of heroin and maintaining a drug trafficking place. Carol Walitshek, of 505 Maple St., was found...

 
 Obituaries    February 11, 2016

Marilyn J. Baribeau

HURLEY, Wis. - Marilyn J. Baribeau, 86, of Saxon, died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in her apartment at the Villa Vista in Hurley, surrounded by her loving family. The former Marilyn Sailer was born Sept....

 
 News    February 2, 2016

Saturday warmth produces record high for Ironwood

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — A warm Saturday produced a new weather record for Ironwood. The high temperature of 45 degrees for the 24-hour period to 7 a.m. on Sunday broke a 110-year-old record, according to the National...

 
 News    February 1, 2016

Saxon-Gurney Fire Department holds roast beef dinner

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com SAXON, Wis. — Roast beef was on the menu at the Saxon Community Center as the Saxon-Gurney Fire Department held its annual Raffle and Roast Beef Dinner fundraiser Sunday. The annual event serves as a...

 
 News    January 30, 2016  
 By Richard Jenkins    News    January 30, 2016

Aging unit to conduct assessments for homebound meal program

HURLEY — The Aging Unit of Iron County will conduct an assessment of participants in its delivered meals program, according to interim executive director Leslie Kolesar, to ensure all participants are receiving the appropriate services. Kolesar sai...

 
 News    January 5, 2016  
 News    December 24, 2015

Group explores possibilities for sanctuary on Lake Superior

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Iron County Citizen’s Forum hosted an informational meeting last week to discuss an ongoing effort to establish a National Marine Sanctuary on Lake Superior. Driven so far primarily by...

 
 News    December 10, 2015

NRB approves 3-fish limit for Saxon Harbor lake trout

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com MADISON, Wis. — Saxon Harbor fishermen will see an increase in the lake trout bag limit in an emergency rule that was approved Wednesday by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board. The rule includes a daily...

 
 News    December 2, 2015

Governor visits Hurley to award high-speed Internet grant

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker visited Hurley Tuesday to announce Iron County's broadband grant was successful. "We're pleased to be here ......

 

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