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 Obituaries    June 23, 2016

Ellen E. Maslanka

HURLEY, Wis. - Ellen E. Maslanka, 89, of South Carey, Hurley, died peacefully Monday afternoon, June 20, 2016, at Villa Maria Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hurley, with her loving family by her... Full story

 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 23, 2016

AG Schimel seeks input on how to help Northwoods communities

IRONWOOD — Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel stopped by the Daily Globe’s office Wednesday during a swing through the Northwoods to visit local politicians and law enforcement officers and discuss ways the Wisconsin Department of Justice...

 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 22, 2016

Lake Superior claims Saxon Harbor beach

HURLEY - With beach-going weather arriving across the Gogebic Range, the Iron County Forestry and Parks Department is warning residents Lake Superior has removed a considerable amount of sand from...

 News    June 21, 2016

Motorcycle rally draws bikers to Hurley

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - From across the country, American Voyager Association members rode to Hurley to connect with friends and meet motorcycle enthusiasts Monday while...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    June 14, 2016

Bond set at $1 million for man facing murder, arson charges

HURLEY - Bond was set at $1 million cash Monday afternoon for a Saxon, Wis., man who faces murder and arson charges. Donald F. Rick, 44, appeared with public defender Courtney Latzig on charges that...

 Obituaries    June 8, 2016

John D. Nordberg

WAUSAU, Wis. — Under very regretful circumstances, the Family of John D. Nordberg inadvertently left out four very important family members in his life. And that is his four sisters. Norma (Eric) Oman, Little Girl’s Point, Mich., Marion Nordberg... Full story

 Obituaries    June 7, 2016

John D. 'Jack' Nordberg

WAUSAU, Wis. - I, John D. Nordberg, passed away peacefully at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital on Thursday, June 2, 2016. I was born on July 22, 1930, in Ashland. My father passed in July of 1945, leaving... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    June 7, 2016

Rick charged with murder, arson in Bear Trap blaze

HURLEY - A Saxon, Wis., man has been charged with murder and arson in the March 12 fire that destroyed the Bear Trap Inn in Saxon, resulting in the death of Lisa Waldros. Donald Rick, 44, who resided...

 Obituaries    June 7, 2016

Reino W. Suliin

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Reino W. Suliin, 74, of Ironwood, died Saturday, June 4, 2016, in Ironwood. He was born Jan. 18, 1942, in Ironwood, the son of the late Walter and Hulda (Maki) Suliin. He graduated... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    June 6, 2016

Skin Deep cops first place at Saxon Harbor fishing contest

SAXON, Wis. - Fishermen participating in the 25th annual Saxon Harbor Spring Classic fishing contest sailed into the harbor on Sunday just before yet another lightning storm struck the area. The...

 By Ralph Ansami    News    June 3, 2016

WDNR stocks brown trout at Saxon Harbor

SAXON, Wis. - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' brown trout stocking program shifted to Saxon Harbor on Thursday. Trucks from the DNR's Brule Fish Hatchery arrived around noon with...

 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,... Full story

 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... Full story

 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... Full story

 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.... Full story

 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.... Full story

 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... Full story

 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...


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