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 Obituaries    March 28, 2015 

Geraldine M. Korri

SEATTLE — Geraldine M. Korri, 55, formerly of Ewen, Mich., passed away on March 8, 2015, at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System in Seattle, surrounded by family and friends after a courageous 17-year battle with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 27, 2015

John H. Suutala

IRONWOOD, Mich. - John H. Suutala, 85, of Ironwood Township, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at home on Friday, March 13, 2015, after a lengthy illness of COPD and chronic pneumonia. John... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 27, 2015

Gogebic County schools get DHS grant money

Schools throughout Gogebic County will be safer in the upcoming months after they are equipped with special classroom door locks as part of a Upper Peninsula-wide grant from the Department of... Full story

 
 Sports    March 27, 2015

Joki, Hudacek winners at Northland Pines indoor meet

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. - With snow falling back home Thursday, Ironwood, Wakefield-Marenisco and Watersmeet went inside to Northland Pines to start their track-and-field season. Class A Marquette... Full story

 
 Calendar    March 26, 2015

Community Calendar

Thursday, March 26 Downtown Ironwood Development Authority, 8 a.m., Memorial Building, Ironwood. 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.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 26, 2015

Donald J. Best

MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho - Donald John Best, age 75, of Mountain Home, Idaho, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at a Mountain Home care center. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday,... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    March 26, 2015

Gogebic County Board approves four-year contract for Novascone

BESSEMER — Tom Novascone’s job as equalization director for Gogebic County was extended by four years Wednesday. The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners approved a new four-year contract for Novascone. Novascone will be paid $42,000 annually... Full story

 
 Calendar    March 25, 2015

Community Calendar

Wednesday, March 25 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... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015

Judith Ann Weber

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Judith A. Weber, 76, of Ironwood, passed away suddenly Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield after a brief illness. Judy was born Aug. 9, 1938, in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 24, 2015

Judith Ann Weber

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Judith A. Weber, 76, of Ironwood, passed away suddenly Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield after a brief illness. Judy was born Aug. 9, 1938, in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 24, 2015

John A. Mussatti

BESSEMER, Mich. – John A. Mussatti, 80, of Bessemer, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015.  John was born on July 11, 1934, in Bessemer, son of the late Magdalene Adamczak Mussatti. He attended Bes... Full story

 
 Calendar    March 24, 2015

Community Calendar

Tuesday, March 24 Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Breakfast For Your Brain, 10 a.m., Mercer, Wis., Community Center. 715-561-2695. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran... Full story

 
 News    March 24, 2015

Wakefield Mayor Pro Tem Bolen leads officials in Lansing and D.C.

LANSING - Wakefield Mayor Pro Tem Dick Bolen has been playing a leading role in more than just the city of Wakefield recently, as part of his role as the president of the Michigan Municipal League,... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    March 24, 2015

No decision made for Gogebic Miners football coaches

BESSEMER — The A.D. Johnston library was filled for Monday night’s school board meeting, with the hopes of a new Gogebic Miners (Bessemer-Wakefield-Marenisco) football coach being announced. A committee was put in place to hire a new football... Full story

 
 Calendar    March 23, 2015

Community Calendar

Monday, March 23 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,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 23, 2015

Hazel G. Anderson

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Hazel G. Anderson, 90, of 1412 Putnam St., Wakefield, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015. Hazel was born on July 27, 1924, in Marquette, a daughter of James and Ruth (Nebel)... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 23, 2015

George C. Paul

MARQUETTE, Mich. - George C. Paul, 90, of the D. J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette, died Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Marquette. He was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Ironwood, son of the late... Full story

 
 Calendar    March 21, 2015

Community Calendar

Saturday, March 21 Children’s Story Hour, 10 a.m., Marenisco Public Library. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Alcoholics Anonymous Women’s Group, noon, Salem Lutheran, Ironwood. area74.org. Community... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 21, 2015

Luella F. Salmi

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Luella F. Salmi, 96, of Sunset Road, Ironwood Township, died Monday, March 16, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield. After almost 97 years on this earth she has left... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 20, 2015

Tammy Colberg

LAS VEGAS — Tammy Colberg, 53, died unexpectedly on Monday, April 16, 2015, at her home in Las Vegas. She was born Dec. 5, 1961, in Wakefield, Mich., and graduated from A.D. Johnston High School in Bessemer, Mich. Survivors include her mother,... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    March 19, 2015

Donations sought to fix railroad trestle

HURLEY - The University of Wisconsin's Iron County Extension Office is seeking donations to repair one of the train trestles that span the Montreal River, connecting Ironwood and Hurley, as part of a... Full story

 
 Sports    March 19, 2015

Tickets to UP Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet available

ESCANABA — Tickets are available for the 44th annual Upper Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet. The banquet is May 9 at Island Resort and Casino in Harris, 15 miles west of Escanaba on U.S. 2-41. It is the fourth year at this location a... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 18, 2015

Rose J. Armata

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Rose J. Armata, 92, of Ironwood, died peacefully Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Gogebic Medical Care Facility in Wakefield, with her loving family by her side. The former Rose DaRonco... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 18, 2015

James L. Rajk Sr.

BESSEMER, Mich. – James L. Rajk Sr., 74, of Bessemer, passed away Monday, March 16, 2015.  Jim was born on Oct. 8, 1940, in Bessemer, the son of Marco and Catherine (Milakovich) Rajk. He attended... Full story

 
 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,...

 

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