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 Calendar    October 1, 2014 

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Wednesday, Oct. 1 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. Alcoholics Anonymous, open meeting, noon, Salem Lutheran Church,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 1, 2014 

Michael Albert Hazen

WATERSMEET, Mich. - Michael "Mike" Albert Hazen passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family and close friends on the evening of Sept. 28, 2014, after a hard-fought battle with cancer.... Full story

 
 By Jason Jarvi    News    September 29, 2014

ORV 'Run for the Colors' vets ride draws large crowd

rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - More than 50 off-road vehicles hit the trails this weekend for the first-ever "Run for the Colors" veterans ORV ride, organized by the U.P. ORV Trail Development Association and the Western U.P. Trail... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 27, 2014

Wakefield-Marenisco's Life Skills students to help with city projects

WAKEFIELD - Students at the Wakefield-Marenisco School District will be volunteering to help the city with a few different projects expected to start next week. Wakefield's City Council Monday... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 26, 2014

Tigers sweep Devils

MERCER, Wis. - The Mercer Tigers aren't just beating Indianhead Conference East Division teams, they refuse to lose a set. The Tigers swept Ironwood Thursday night in front of a big and loud crowd.... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 24, 2014

Cardinals come back to beat Gladiators in 4 games

WAKEFIELD - If Megan Hagen ever decides to give up her volleyball job at Ontonagon, she may have a future as a psychic. She said before Tuesday's night game her team plays very well at times and then... Full story

 
 Sports    September 23, 2014

Cardinals down Lady Nimrods

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield-Marenisco never let Watersmeet get to double digits in a Porcupine Mountain Conference volleyball sweep, 25-7, 25-7, 25-9, Monday. "Our main goals coming off of the Mercer game... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 23, 2014

Computer age classrooms

As the screen at the front of the room lit up with "math mountain" problems displayed by the projector installed on the ceiling, a teacher calls on students to answer the addition and subtraction... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 22, 2014

Lakes rise in late rally over Miners

BESSEMER – For the Gogebic Miners, this one really hurts. When Paul Buerger went off tackle, kicked it outside and scored from the six-yard line with the conversion added, the Miners went up 20-12 w... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 18, 2014

Wakefield looks to move into new city hall

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield City Council members entered into a lease agreement Wednesday with the Diocese of Marquette for Father Daniel Hall, located on Maria Lane, which the city plans to use as its new... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 16, 2014

New trooper at Wakefield State Police post

WAKEFIELD - After more than 10 years as a trooper at a Michigan State Police post in Hart, trooper John Kelly made a change, traveling nearly 400 miles north to Wakefield. On Aug. 30, Kelly became a... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 16, 2014

Bessemer moves forward with Deep Freeze grants

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is moving forward with the process of securing state-provided grants of more than $615,000 to help with repairs to damaged infrastructure from last winter's Deep Freeze... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 15, 2014

Gogebic County Community Mental Health to receive clean title of property

WAKEFIELD - Gogebic County Community Mental Health Authority is set to receive the rights and clean title to property in Wakefield it has used and occupied since 1995, following its final, Oct. 1 paym... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 13, 2014

Roberta L. (Morrison) Shelby

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. — Roberta L. (Morrison) Shelby, 59, of Bergland and Iron Mountain, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. She was born on June 9, 1955, the daughter of Ronald and Joan (Nystrom) Morrison. Roberta... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 12, 2014

Carole Lee Leonard

SURPRISE, Ariz. - Carole Lee Leonard, 81, of Surprise and formerly of Wakefield, Mich., passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. Carole "Dolly" Randall was born Oct. 4, 1932, the youngest of five... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 12, 2014

Devils dominate Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Although Bessemer continued to show improvement, the young and inexperienced Speedgirls were no match for the seasoned and talented Ironwood team. The Red Devils showed they will be the rig... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 12, 2014

Midgettes, Mazurek win at Hurley

HURLEY - Hurley found out this week that it was hosting a cross country meet. On Thursday, the girls won the team title by a single point over Washburn, 40-41. The trails in Oulu, Wis., were too wet... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 11, 2014

Carole Lee Leonard

SURPRISE, Ariz. — Carole Lee Leonard, 81, of Surprise and formerly of Wakefield, Mich., passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. Carole “Dolly” Randall was born Oct. 4, 1932, the youngest of five children, to the late James and Mabel Randall,... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 10, 2014

KARS program offers car seat education

WAKEFIELD - Parents of young children had the chance Tuesday to have their children's car seats thoroughly examined by members of local law enforcement and other certified child passenger safety... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 8, 2014

Walk, craft-vendors day raise money for Rainbow Connection

WAKEFIELD - More than 100 people participated in a walking event at Sunday Lake in Wakefield, with proceeds benefitting Rainbow Connection, an organization helping children and their families who... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 5, 2014

Panthers drop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Ewen-Trout Creek picked up a road Porcupine Mountain Conference victory over a young Bessemer team Thursday, 3-1. The Panthers won 25-15, 25-22, 19-25, 25-21. "It was a lot of passion by... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 5, 2014

Victoria 'Vicki' Niemi

ASHLAND, Wis. — Victoria “Vicki” Niemi, 69, of Ashland, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at the Golden Living Center Court Manor in Ashland. She was born July 17, 1945, in Wakefield, Mich., the daughter of Arthur and Antoinette (Biagoli)... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 4, 2014

Liviya Raye Traczyk

BESSEMER, Mich. — Liviya Raye Traczyk, became an Angel in God’s great kingdom on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. She will be sadly missed by her loving parents, Joshua and Lisette; her sister, Rhiya; her brother, Easton; her grandparents, Ray and Patti Co... Full story

 

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