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 Obituaries    December 20, 2014 

Clara Yatchak

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Clara Yatchak, 95, joined her fellow angels on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, in the capable and caring hands at Gogebic Medical Care Facility, where she had been a resident for 11 years.  Clara lived in Wakefield her entire life,... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 20, 2014 

Devils cap 2014 with exciting win over Ashland

IRONWOOD- After winning pretty easily in their first three games, the Ironwood Red Devils needed a challenge. Ashland certainly provided that Friday night. Ironwood edged the Oredockers 57-52 in a... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 20, 2014 

Panthers surprise Speedboys

EWEN - The undefeated Bessemer Speedboys didn't ask for a 78-65 thumping from Ewen-Trout Creek for Christmas, but they got one anyway in Porcupine Mountain Conference action on Friday. E-TC coach Brad... Full story

 
 News    December 19, 2014

W-M students make Christmas surprises

WAKEFIELD - It was a big day Thursday for Wakefield-Marenisco elementary school students. The students in grades pre-kindergarten through fourth entertained family and friends at an evening Christmas... Full story

 
 Calendar    December 19, 2014

Community calendar

Friday, Dec. 19 Gogebic Conservation District, 10 a.m., Natural Resource Center, Bessemer. Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood. Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis. Emergencies: 715-476-7655.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 18, 2014

James J. DaPra

RAMSAY, Mich. - James J. DaPra, 61, of Highland Avenue, Ramsay, Bessemer Township, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, in Ramsay.  He was born Oct. 18, 1953, in Wakefield, son of the late Alphonse and... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    December 16, 2014

Absenteeism up at Bessemer due to illness

BESSEMER - The Bessemer School Board at its Monday meeting heard absenteeism is up recently due to illness. Teacher Sherry Nyquist was suppose to make a presentation to the board, but was out sick... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 15, 2014

Lenore Irene (LaChapelle) Corullo

HURLEY, Wis. - Lenore Irene (LaChapelle) Corullo, 89, passed into Eternal Life on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Hurley. Lenore was born on July 2, 1925, to John and Emma (Elsner) LaChapelle and lived... Full story

 
 News    December 13, 2014

Enthusiasts prepare for annual Christmas Bird Count

BESSEMER - Christmas is coming and so is the annual Gogebic Range Christmas Bird Count. This year's bird survey from Wakefield to Iron County, Wis., is set for next Saturday, Dec. 20, according to org... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 12, 2014

Speedboys race back to beat Cardinals

BESSEMER - A change in strategy and a scorching third quarter lifted Bessemer to an emotional 72-58 victory in an Indianhead and Porcupine Mountain Conference battle in the House of Noise on Thursday... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 12, 2014

Devils' first quarter dooms Midgets

IRONWOOD - Ironwood's 18-4 first-quarter lead quickly extinguished any upset hopes Hurley came into the rivalry game with as the Red Devils went on to win 48-21 Thursday night. The Red Devils scored... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    December 11, 2014

Gogebic County Board backs support letter for casino

BESSEMER - The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners on a 5-1 vote approved a letter of "strong" support Wednesday for plans to develop a convention center-casino at Indianhead Mountain in... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 11, 2014

GOISD presents 'Women In' series to female students

IRONWOOD - Forty local girls learned about Women in Welding on Tuesday and Wednesday through the career and technical education program through the Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District.... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 9, 2014

Ironwood Township discusses Carnegie Library funding letter

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — The Ironwood Township Board of Trustees discussed a letter sent to local residents regarding fundraising for the Ironwood Carnegie Library during a meeting Monday. Trustee Kevin... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 6, 2014

Cardinals stop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Pressure defense led to turnovers and turnovers turned into points for Wakefield-Marenisco as it cruised to a 52-39 win in an Indianhead and Porcupine Mountain Conference battle in the... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 6, 2014

Midgettes take down Devils for first win

IRONWOOD - Hurley found its shooting touch and picked up its first win of the season, 61-41 over Ironwood in Indianhead Conference action Friday night. The win was "tremendously" needed for the... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 3, 2014

Cardinals come back to beat Midgettes

WAKEFIELD - Hurley and Wakefield-Marenisco are two of the teams expected to battle it out for the Indianhead Conference East Division title this season and they met up in an early season clash at the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 3, 2014

Eunice Marie Holder

GURNEE, Ill. - Eunice Marie Holder, 84, of Gurnee, formerly of Marenisco, Mich., passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. Eunice was born on July 27, 1930, in Laurium, Mich., a daughter of William James... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 3, 2014

Eleanore Helvi Hyvonen Martinson

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Eleanore Helvi Hyvonen Martinson, 94, of Wakefield, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. She was born on June 9, 1920, to Hugo William and Marie Sivia (Siren) Hyvonen, two Finnish... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 2, 2014

Delores May 'Tookie' Zwick

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Delores May "Tookie" Zwick, 72, a longtime resident of Wakefield, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. Delores was born on Feb. 18, 1942, in Merriweather, a daughter of Frank Oliver and... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    December 1, 2014

Craft fair draws vendors, shoppers to White Pine

By ALISSA PIETILA apietila@yourdailyglobe.com WHITE PINE — Crafters and shoppers filled many areas of the Konteka Black Bear Resort on Saturday for a craft fair. Vendors Annette Trail and Theresa Miller said that turnout was pretty good, and... Full story

 
 By Alissa Pietila    News    November 29, 2014

Indianhead Mountain opens with record snow

WAKEFIELD — Indianhead Mountain opened to skiing on Friday, after record snowfall has fallen this year. “We’ve been fortunate to get all this natural snow and cold weather so we can also make... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 29, 2014

Wilma J. Cigallio

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Wilma J. Cigallio, 88, of Mountain View Road, Ironwood Township, died peacefully on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Wakefield. She was born March 13, 1926, in... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    November 28, 2014

Ironwood breaks record for November snowfall

IRONWOOD - Lake Superior continued to blanket the Gogebic Range on Thanksgiving, as the new November snowfall record grew. The 9.6 inches of lake-effect snow that fell through 7 a.m. Thursday brought... Full story

 

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