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 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...

 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...

 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...

 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...

 Obituaries    March 30, 2015

Robert Edyvean III

IRONWOOD, Mich. – Robert Edyvean III, 67, of Leonard Street, Ironwood, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015, at home with his family by his side. He was born Oct. 8, 1947, in Ironwood, son of the...

 News    March 28, 2015  
 Obituaries    March 26, 2015

Vivian M. Lantta

Vivian M. Lantta passed away peacefully on March 12, 2015, at the age of 92, with her son, Jim, at her side. Vivian was born on October 22, 1922, in Ramsay, Mich., the daughter of the late John and...

 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 25, 2015

Commission recommends temporary CAFO moratorium

HURLEY- The Iron County Comprehensive Planning/Land and Zoning Committee voted to recommend that the Iron County Board of Supervisors approve a temporary moratorium on the creation or development of...

 Obituaries    March 21, 2015

Dianne M. Hanson

ASHLAND, Wis. - Dianne M. Hanson, 67, of Saxon, died peacefully Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Memorial Medical Center in Ashland, with her loving family by her side. The former Dianne Bluse was born...

 Calendar    March 18, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 18 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency supplemental food program, 9 to 10 a.m., Pioneer Park Apartments. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome,...

 Calendar    March 17, 2015

Community Calendar

Tuesday, March 17 Iron-Gogebic Integrated Family Services, 9-10:30 a.m., Iron County Courthouse, Hurley. 906-663-4045 or 715-561-2191. Wisconsin Veterans Employment Services Representative, 9-11:30 a.m., veterans service office, Hurley. 715-392-7808....

 News    March 14, 2015  
 News    March 7, 2015

Fishing season begins

With most Iron County creeks and rivers soundly frozen under about a foot of ice, today’s opening of Wisconsin early trout season is just another date on the calendar for most northern anglers. The...

 Calendar    March 7, 2015

Community Calendar

Saturday, March 7 Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Alcoholics Anonymous Women’s Group, noon, Salem Lutheran, Ironwood. area74.org. Community Pickleball Paddlers, 2 to 5 p.m., Mercer School gymnasium....

 By Ralph Ansami    News    February 19, 2015

House burns to ground in Saxon

SAXON, Wis. - The Iron County Sheriff's Department was investigating a Wednesday morning fire that destroyed the former Jack Steinmetz residence on Carlson Road in Saxon. A deputy said the fire was...

 Obituaries    February 10, 2015

Jack A. Gustafson

KIMBALL, Wis. - Jack A. Gustafson, age 74, of Kimball, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at his home, surrounded by his loving wife and two sons. He was born Sept. 20, 1940, in Ironwood, Mich.,...

 Obituaries    February 10, 2015

Dora 'Dordean' Carlson

ASHLAND, Wis. - Dora "Dordean" Carlson, 84, of Saxon, died peacefully Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at Ashland Health and Rehabilitation Center in Ashland. The former Dora Clement was born Nov. 15, 1930, in...

 News    January 30, 2015  
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    January 28, 2015

G-Tac proposes new lease agreement

HURLEY - The Iron County Board of Supervisors learned on Tuesday that mining company Gogebic Taconite was unable to make its lease payment for county property for its proposed mine site near Upson....

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    January 26, 2015

Saxon-Gurney Fire Department holds fundraiser

SAXON, Wis. - Nearly 200 people dined on roast beef and all the fixings during a benefit dinner and gun raffle for the Saxon-Gurney Fire Department on Sunday afternoon. According to department members...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 19, 2015

Anglers enjoy free fishing over weekend in Wisconsin

Thousands of anglers took advantage of Wisconsin's third annual winter free fishing weekend Saturday and Sunday. Ice shacks and snowmobiles dotted the Gile Flowage on Saturday morning, where...

 Obituaries    January 12, 2015

Thomas Robert 'Snuffy' Cvengros

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Thomas Robert "Snuffy" Cvengros, 56, of Ironwood, passed away on Jan. 3, 2015. He was born in October 1958, in Ironwood. He graduated from Luther L. Wright High School in 1975 then...

 Obituaries    January 10, 2015

Clyde E. 'Bud' Nicholson

WOODRUFF, Wis. - Clyde E. "Bud" Nicholson, 84, of Hometown Village, Mercer, died peacefully Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, at Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff. Bud was born Dec. 7, 1930, in...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    December 31, 2014

Coldest winter on record marks top story of 2014

IRONWOOD - The Deep Freeze of last winter will continue to affect Gogebic Range communities for years to come. The coldest winter on record in Ironwood drove the frost deep and ruptured pipes and...

 News    December 26, 2014  

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