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 News    February 8, 2016 

Vintage snow machine owners come together

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - Vintage snow machine enthusiasts gathered at Big Powderhorn Mountain Ski Resort Saturday for the third annual "Clowder in the Powder" to... Full story

 
 News    February 8, 2016 

LaRosa Dinner serves up spaghetti and fellowship

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - As it has for the past four decades, the smell of cooked spaghetti and meatballs filled the Fr. Darryl Pepin Hall in the basement of Our Lady... Full story

 
 Calendar    February 8, 2016 

Community Calendar

Monday, Feb. 8 Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. National Finnish American Festival Board, 10 a.m., Little Finland, Kimball, Wis. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    February 6, 2016

Cardinals top Gladiators

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield-Marenisco continued its winning ways with a 69-61 victory over Ontonagon in a Copper Mountain Conference match-up in the Cardinal Gym on Friday night. As the season passes it... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    February 6, 2016

Iron County trail group provides progress update

HURLEY — Members of the Iron County Regional Trail Committee got some good news Thursday as they were informed the group’s Coastal Management Grant had cleared an initial hurdle and is one step closer to being funded. In October, the county... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 6, 2016

Daren Alan Juopperi

ALMONT, Mich. - Daren Alan Juopperi, aka Matthew James, 31, lost his battle of addiction to a heroin overdose on Jan. 30, 2016. Daren was born on May 14, 1984, to James Cronk and Kristina Tarnaski.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 5, 2016

Ile R. Oja

RAMSAY, Mich. — Ile R. Oja, 93, formerly of Sanders Road in Ramsay, passed away early Thursday morning, Feb. 4, 2016. She was born on Aug. 21, 1922, in Wakefield, a daughter of Elias and Maria (Hautaoja) Oja. Ile attended Wakefield High School and... Full story

 
 Calendar    February 4, 2016

Community Calendar

Thursday, Feb. 4 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 10:30—11:30 a.m., Wakefield City Hall; 1—2 p.m., Watersmeet Township; 2:45—3:15 p.m., Marenisco Township. 906—667—1110. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 Calendar    February 3, 2016

Community Calendar

Wednesday, Feb. 3 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome, Mercer Public Library. 715-476-2366. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meeting, noon, Salem Lutheran Church,... Full story

 
 News    February 2, 2016

Bessemer to face possible litigation

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - Following a lengthy closed session, the Bessemer City Council approved contacting the city's insurance carrier and inform them of potential... Full story

 
 Calendar    February 2, 2016

Community Calendar

Tuesday, Feb. 2 American Legion Auxiliary of Mercer/Manitowish Waters Salvation Army event., 9-11:30 a.m., Mercer Community Building. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Alcoholics Anony... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 2, 2016

Irma A. Dossetto

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Irma A. Dossetto, 86, a lifelong resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. Irma was born on May 28, 1929, in Wakefield, a daughter of Battista and... Full story

 
 Calendar    February 1, 2016

Community Calendar

Monday, Feb. 1 Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 1, 2016

Roger William Suomi

WAKEFIELD, Mich. – Roger William Suomi, 71, went home to the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. Roger was born on Feb. 15, 1944, in Wakefield, to the late William and Hulda (Harju) Suomi. Roger lived... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 30, 2016

James D. Chernak

HURLEY, Wis. - James D. Chernak, 76, of Bessemer, Mich., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in Hurley. He was born Dec. 2, 1939, in Ironwood, the son of the late Paul and Rose (Callovi) Chernak. On M... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 30, 2016

Dale E. 'Kuivi' Kuivanen

MILWAUKEE - Dale E. Kuivanen, 68, passed away on Friday Jan. 22, 2016, at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee. Dale was born in Milwaukee on March 11, 1947, son of the late Toivo an... Full story

 
 News    January 29, 2016

Coverly to talk at GCC, Hurley K-12

IRONWOOD - Tom Coverly, an international speaker, comedian and illusionist, will appear at Gogebic Community College and the Hurley K-12 School on Wednesday. The Range Suicide Prevention Council,... Full story

 
 News    January 28, 2016

Downtown Wakefield gets new sign

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - Drivers on U.S. 2 in Wakefield may have recently noticed a new sign directing the way to Wakefield's historic downtown. The sign is the... Full story

 
 Calendar    January 28, 2016

Community Calendar

Thursday, Jan. 28 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Wakefield City Hall; 1-2 p.m., Watersmeet Township; 2:45-3:15 p.m., Marenisco Township. 906-667-1110. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org... Full story

 
 Calendar    January 27, 2016

Community Calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 27 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Mentoring of Moms, 9-10:30 a.m., Range Community Bible Church, Hurley. 715-561-4355. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11 a.m., all welcome, Mercer (Wis.) Public Libr... Full story

 
 News    January 26, 2016

Yesney presents council with trail route update

By KELSEY HANSEN news@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - The council heard a presentation Monday night about the potential motorized and non-motorized trail system in and around Wakefield. Ron Yesney,... Full story

 
 Calendar    January 25, 2016

Community Calendar

Monday, Jan. 25 Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Finnish Language class, 4 p.m., Little Finland, Kimball, Wis. Alcoholics... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 25, 2016

Gerald John Wiitanen

WAKEFIELD, Mich. – Gerald John Wiitanen, fondly known as "Jerry," 76, a lifelong resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. Jerry was born on Oct. 6, 1939, in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 23, 2016

Judi Forslund

SHAWNEE, Okla. - Judi Forslund, 62, formerly of Ironwood, Mich., was called to be with her Father in Heaven on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in Shawnee. She was born Judith Eileen Negri on Feb. 21, 1953,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 22, 2016

Addie C. Conley

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Addie C. Conley, 94, of Wakefield, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. Addie was born on April 1, 1921, in Haldeman, Ky., a son of Breckenridge and Laura (Fraley) Conley. He attended school in Morehead, Ky. Addie proudly served his... Full story

 

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