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 Obituaries    March 31, 2014

Robert (Bob) Lincoln White

WHITE PINE, Mich. - Robert (Bob) Lincoln White, 68, of White Pine, passed away on March 27, 2014, at home surrounded by family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Robert was born in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 25, 2014

Francis J. 'Chummy' Morrison

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Francis J. "Chummy" Morrison, 88, a lifelong resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, Feb. 23, 2014, at his home. He was born on Oct. 17, 1925, in Tula, the... Full story

 
 News    February 6, 2014

Rare white lion triplets born in Poland

BORYSEW, Poland (AP) - The owner of a private zoo in central Poland said Tuesday he feels three times lucky with the birth of white lion triplets who are getting loving care from their mother.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 5, 2013

James T. Strelcheck

IRONWOOD, Mich. - James T. Strelcheck, 78, of Bessemer, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community in Ironwood. He was born on... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    November 9, 2013

Midgets advance to WIAA semifinals with comeback over Tigers

HURLEY — Webster made the big plays in the first half. Hurley played its kind of football in the second half. The Midgets battled back from a 19-8 halftime deficit to win 30-27 in Friday's WIAA... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 9, 2013

Gladys Marie Salmi

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Gladys Marie Salmi, 96, a lifelong resident of Wakefield, passed away early Friday morning, Nov. 8, 2013. She was born on Oct. 9, 1917, in Wakefield, the daughter of Matt S. and Aili E. (Pikka) Jarvi. Gladys graduated from... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 25, 2013

Shell Shocked

MERCER, Wis. — Shell Lake is some No. 7 seed. The Lakers grabbed the momentum after a first-set loss and used a solid offense to upset No. 2 Mercer 3-2 in Thursday’s WIAA Division 4 regional... Full story

 
 Sports    October 22, 2013

After turning Tigers around, Leyland steps down

DETROIT (AP) — A picture of Jim Leyland’s face stared out from the video board at an empty Comerica Park, next to that familiar Olde English “D’’ and a message that said simply: “Thank... Full story

 
 Sports    October 17, 2013

Tigers' offense returns, series even at 2-2

DETROIT (AP) — Austin Jackson was dropped from first to eighth in the batting order, and suddenly the Boston Red Sox couldn’t get him out. A revitalized Jackson delivered in manager Jim... Full story

 
 Sports    October 15, 2013

Tigers turn to Verlander after Game 2 collapse

DETROIT (AP) — The last time Justin Verlander took the mound, his team’s season was on the line. The stakes won’t be quite that high for his next start, but the Detroit Tigers could certainly... Full story

 
 Sports    October 11, 2013

Deja Verlander

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander ripped off his jersey and rubbed Torii Hunter’s bald head. The Tigers pulled on goggles and popped bubbly, then waited for their straggling slugger. At... Full story

 
 Sports    October 10, 2013

Verlander gets ball for Game 5 against A's again

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — It’s Justin Verlander and Sonny Gray, the encore. These decisive Game 5s sure are becoming familiar for Verlander. Not so much for the Oakland rookie. Just like last... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 8, 2013

Joseph C. Maslanka Sr.

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Joseph C. Maslanka Sr., 78, of Montreal, Wis., died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, surrounded by his loving family, at Aspirus Grand View Hospital in Ironwood, following a courageous... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 4, 2013

No small feat

IRONWOOD — In an Indianhead Conference East Division volleyball showdown of undefeated teams, Mercer cranked up the intensity and emotion and swept the Ironwood Red Devils 25-21, 25-18 and 25-18 at... Full story

 
 Sports    September 27, 2013

Happy Tigers hope to throw more parties in October

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jim Leyland sat behind his desk, his blue-and-orange Detroit Tigers hat covering a lowered head. Amid the din of players shouting and chanting a few feet away in the visitor... Full story

 
 Sports    September 26, 2013

Tigers win third straight American League Central title

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Detroit Tigers were soaked in the joy of another division title, jumping around in their matching, drenched T-shirts when Torii Hunter darted from the room. He came back a... Full story

 
 Sports    September 25, 2013

Tigers clinch playoff berth with win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — There was no celebrating in the Detroit Tigers clubhouse after their latest victory. No need for goggles or champagne just yet. The Tigers are back in the playoffs for a third... Full story

 
 Sports    September 24, 2013

Tigers must wait for playoff berth

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josmil Pinto hit an RBI single in the 11th inning and the Minnesota Twins overcame 12 strikeouts by Justin Verlander to beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Monday night. The Tigers... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 24, 2013

Richard 'Dick' Bugni

WOODRUFF, Wis. — Richard “Dick” Bugni, 78, of Mercer, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, surrounded by his loving family. He fittingly passed on the autumnal equinox, which marks the first day... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 20, 2013

Tigers sweep county rival Hurley

HURLEY — Mercer dominated rival Hurley 25-7, 25-9, 25-15 in an Indianhead Conference East Division match Thursday. “Any win over Hurley is sweet anytime,” Mercer coach Robyn Schoeneman said.... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 13, 2013

Tigers rally past Speedgirls

MERCER, Wis. —Bessemer took the first game, but Mercer came back and showed why it will be very tough to beat in the Indianhead Conference East Division this season. The Tigers won 3-1, 19-25,... Full story

 
 Sports    August 23, 2013

Verlander struggles but avoids loss to Twins

DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander still hasn’t lost to the Minnesota Twins in more than three years, though he came awfully close on Thursday. The Detroit Tigers ace left after the seventh inning... Full story

 
 Sports    August 22, 2013

Hunter hits and runs to help Tigers beat Twins

DETROIT (AP) — Torii Hunter put the Detroit Tigers ahead with his bat and scored two runs with his 38-year-old legs to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Wednesday night.... Full story

 
 Sports    August 13, 2013

Sale slows Tigers in series opener

CHICAGO (AP) — The class of the AL Central, the Detroit Tigers were no match Monday night for the ace of the division’s last-place team. Left-hander Chris Sale was back in form for the White Sox,... Full story

 
 Sports    August 8, 2013

Tigers outlast Indians in 14th inning

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prince Fielder hit a two-run double in the 14th inning as the Detroit Tigers won their 11th straight, 6-5 on Wednesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who fell six games out of... Full story

 

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