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 By Tom Stankard    News    July 26, 2016 

Wakefield cleans up from storm

WAKEFIELD-Following the thunderstorm that swept through Wakefield two weeks ago, city officials and the community joined forces to recover. As a result of the strong straight-line winds during the...

 
 By Isabelle Kleinschmidt    News    July 25, 2016

Wash Day teaches kids about old ways

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield Historical Society Museum held its annual Wash Day on Saturday afternoon. Several local children attended the event. The museum had several vintage washing implements out on...

 
 Calendar    July 25, 2016

Community Calendar

Monday, July 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. Nature Program: On Your Mark, Get Set, Bugs, 1 p.m., Ironwood Carnegie... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 23, 2016

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Saturday, July 23 Community Pickleball Paddlers, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer School gymnasium. 715-776-4588. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Sunday, July 24 Range Fest, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Depot Park,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 23, 2016

James Anthony Golombiski

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - James Anthony Golombiski, 68, of Bessemer, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2016 in Wakefield, Mich. He was born Jan. 24, 1948, in Wakefield, the son of the late John and Olive... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 21, 2016

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Thursday, July 21 Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, seniors, mothers, infants, children, 9:45-10 a.m. EST, Lake Gogebic Senior Center, Bergland; 10:20-10:35 a.m. EST, Porcupine Mountain Senior Center, White Pine;...

 
 Calendar    July 20, 2016

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Wednesday, July 20 Christian Men of the Northland, 6:30 a.m., Uptown Cafe, Ironwood. Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, 9-10 a.m., Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood. 906-932-4200. Mercer Area Play Group, 9:30-11... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 19, 2016

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Tuesday, July 19 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m., Hurley High School Tennis Courts. Iron-Gogebic Integrated Family Services, 9-10:30 a.m., Iron County Courthouse, Hurley. 906-663-4045 or 715-561-2191. Wisconsin Veterans Employment Services Representative,... Full story

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    July 18, 2016

Casperson tours Little Girl's Point damage

LITTLE GIRL'S POINT - State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, toured part of Little Girl's Point to see first hand the damage to Lake Road resulting from the heavy rains and flooding following a July...

 
 Calendar    July 18, 2016

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Monday, July 18 Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency food commodity distribution, seniors, mothers, infants, and children, 9 a.m.-noon, 100 Mill St., Bessemer. 906-667-0283. Gogebic County Human Services Agency Board, 9 a.m., Gogebic County... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 18, 2016

Susan J. 'Susie' Matusewic

WAUSAU, Wis. - Susan J. "Susie" Matusewic, 59, of Hurley, died Friday, July 15, 2016, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital in Wausau. The former Susan Doane was born Oct. 1, 1956, in Wakefield, Mich., daughter... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 16, 2016

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Saturday, July 16 Community Pickleball Paddlers, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer School gymnasium. 715-776-4588. Children’s Story Hour, 10 a.m., Marenisco Public Library. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org.... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 14, 2016

Board invites Snyder to tour storm damage

BESSEMER — The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners would like Gov. Rick Snyder to follow Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s lead and view damage caused by Monday’s violent thunderstorm and tornado. County board members unanimously agreed...

 
 Calendar    July 14, 2016

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Thursday, July 14 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m., Hurley High School Tennis Courts. 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... Full story

 
 By Tom Stankard    News    July 13, 2016

Little Girls Point, Wakefield take brunt of storm in Gogebic County

The Gogebic County Emergency Management Agency and other local officials declared an emergency Tuesday morning because of the severe storm that began Monday evening. Reports of damage began around 9...

 
 Calendar    July 13, 2016

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Wednesday, July 13 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    July 13, 2016

Shirley A. Allen

DULUTH, Minn. - Shirley A. Allen, 63, of Ironwood, Mich., died Monday morning, July 11, 2016, at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth. The former Shirley Johnson was born Oct. 12,... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 12, 2016

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Tuesday, July 12 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m., Hurley High School Tennis Courts. Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110. Friends of the Mercer Public Library, 10 a.m., library, Mercer, Wis.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 12, 2016

Thomas Richard 'Dick' DeCota

MARENISCO, Mich. - Thomas Richard "Dick" DeCota, 83, a resident of Marenisco for 35 years, formerly of Macon, Ill., and New Orleans, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon, July 7, 2016. His... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 11, 2016

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Monday, July 11 Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450. National Finnish American Festival Inc. Board, 10 a.m., Little Finland, Kimball, Wis. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 9, 2016

Dr. and Mrs. Victor L. Bigford, D.D.S.

WAKEFIELD, Mich. — Victor “Vic” Lewis Bigford, loving Christian husband, family man, celebrated artist and popular dentist, better known as Vic, passed away on April 22, 2016, at 2:07 a.m. Victor Bigford and his wife, Bertha “Bert,” had... Full story

 
 Calendar    July 7, 2016

Community Calendar

Thursday, July 7 Pickleball, 9-11 a.m., Hurley High School Tennis Courts. 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 Anon... Full story

 
 By Tom Stankard    News    July 7, 2016

Bessemer looks at closing Washington, expanding ADJ

BESSEMER -The Bessemer Area Schools District and its planning committee are developing plans to renovate and expand A.D. Johnston High School and close Washington Elementary School, meaning all the...

 
 Calendar    July 6, 2016

Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 6 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

 
 By Larry Holcombe    News    July 6, 2016

July Fourth celebrations bring 50-50 winners

As the smoke clears from the fireworks and people begin to wind down and clean up from the big Fourth of July weekend, many are checking their 50-50 tickets bought at various community celebrations across the Gogebic Range in recent days....

 

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