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 Calendar    April 24, 2014 

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Thursday, April 24 Head Start and Preschool Story Time, 9:45 a.m., spring things, Ironwood Carnegie Library. 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... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 10, 2014

Local role models honored at GCC

IRONWOOD - Four local high school seniors and one organization were honored during the 2014 Children's Trust Fund banquet at Gogebic Community College Wednesday evening. CTF was established in 1982... Full story

 Obituaries    March 31, 2014

Robert (Bob) Lincoln White

WHITE PINE, Mich. - Robert (Bob) Lincoln White, 68, of White Pine, passed away on March 27, 2014, at home surrounded by family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Robert was born in... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 28, 2014

Ontonagon's Turin named All-UP

MARQUETTE — Like her sister, Ontonagon senior Brooke Turin can now be called an All-U.P. girls basketball player. Turin was named to the Class D First Team in voting at the 39th annual Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscaster Association... Full story

 News    March 17, 2014

Watersmeet students share favorite Dr. Seuss books with parents

WATERSMEET - The Nimrods celebrated Dr. Seuss's 110th birthday in comfort on March 7. Watersmeet School students and their parents were invited to spend the morning in their pajamas at school reading... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    March 8, 2014

Trojans use size, power to ground Cardinals

EWEN - Too strong. Too physical. Too athletic. And just too darn good. That described Crystal Falls Forest Park as it captured the MHSAA Class D District 127 Tournament championship game with a 65-50 victory on Friday night. "I was very happy with... Full story

 Obituaries    February 27, 2014

Pete (Norman) Allen

MARQUETTE, Mich. — Pete (Norman) Allen, of Ewen, passed away on Feb. 24, 2014, at 4:30 a.m. at Marquette General Hospital, following a courageous and valiant battle with colon and liver cancer. Never losing his dignity or good nature, he is an... Full story

 Obituaries    February 27, 2014

Rudy Brownell

WATERSMEET, Mich. - Rudy Brownell, 81, of Watersmeet, passed away Feb.21, 2014, at his home. He was born in Calderwood on Jan. 6, 1933, to Homer and Gertrude (Christie) Brownell. His parents passed aw... Full story

 Obituaries    February 21, 2014

Robert G. 'Too Tall' Bouillion

BESSEMER, Mich. - Robert G. "Too Tall" Bouillion, 54, of Stevens Point, Wis., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Bessemer. He was born March 3, 1959, in Wakefield, son of the late John and C... Full story

 By Larry Holcombe    News    February 10, 2014

Boy Scouts of America celebrates 104th birthday

In a scene worthy of an episode of Downton Abbey, William Boyce, an American visiting London in the early 20th century, got lost in the thick London fog. A scout helped Boyce find his way, but refused... Full story

 Obituaries    January 28, 2014

Elaine Gouza

WOODRUFF, Wis. — Elaine Gouza, 75, a 50-year resident of Land O’Lakes, passed away surrounded by her family on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff. She was born on Aug. 12, 1938, in Suring, to Alfred and Velma... Full story

 Obituaries    January 25, 2014

Francis R. 'Frank' Urbis

ONTONAGON, Mich. — Francis R. “Frank” Urbis, 88, of Paulding, died on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Aspirus Ontonagon Long Term Care hospital. Francis was born in Ewen on April 5, 1925, son of Andrew and Mary Urbis. He married Patricia Knapp, of... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    January 23, 2014

Gogebic County Board signs MSU Extension agreement

BESSEMER - After hearing overwhelming support to continue the Michigan State University-Extension program, the Gogebic County Board of Commissioners Wednesday agreed to sign the annual agreement with... Full story

 Obituaries    January 11, 2014

Rudy Reichardt

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Devoted husband and father Rudy Reichardt, 90, of Watersmeet, Mich., was lifted to life eternal with his Lord on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Winter Haven. Rudy was born Aug. 28, 1923, to Rudolph and Isabelle Reichardt. Rudy... Full story

 Obituaries    January 4, 2014

Martin J. 'Marty' Draeger

MARSHFIELD, Wis. — Martin J. “Marty” Draeger, 83, died Jan. 1, 2014 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. Marty was born in Racine on Dec. 27, 1930, to William C. Draeger and Laura Forster. Shortly after graduation from high... Full story

 Obituaries    January 3, 2014

Richard 'Dick' Raymond Tuttle

NEENAH, Wis. — Richard “Dick” Raymond Tuttle, 57, of Markesan, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah, with family by his side. Dick was born on May 10, 1956, in Phelps, the son of Earl and Florence (Sch... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    December 30, 2013

Peters' murder trial, sentencing captured attention in 2013

BESSEMER - In April 2013, former Bessemer resident Kenneth Wayne Peters stood trial for murdering his 79-year-old wife, Ethel Grzena-Peters, the previous August. Peters' wife was reported missing Aug.... Full story

 By Ralph Ansami    News    December 26, 2013

Depot Park development, award made news in 2013

IRONWOOD - Developments centered on Ironwood's Depot Park, including visits from Gov. Rick Snyder and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, were voted the Daily Globe's No. 5 story of the year. When Calley visited... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 14, 2013

Devils surprise Speedgirls in OT

IRONWOOD - It was a game that seemed destined for overtime after it was tied after one quarter, a one-point game at the half, tied at the end of three quarters and tied through much of the fourth... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 12, 2013

Miracle miss: Samsons escape with win

IRONWOOD - How did that shot not go in? Mesabi Range's Bacarius Dinkins, who scored a game-high 22 points, managed to get to the rim after his team inbounded it with 2.2 seconds left. His layup to... Full story

 By Katie Perttunen    News    December 9, 2013

Cops and shoppers

IRONWOOD - Thirty area youth got the opportunity to do Christmas shopping with local law enforcement on Saturday. The kids were given $100 each to spend on gifts, and after they hunted bargains they... Full story

 News    December 7, 2013

Female fabricators

ONTONAGON - The sounds of hammers pounding nails filled the room on Nov. 7 and Nov. 20 at the Ontonagon High School Building Trades program lab as 39 area high school girls participated in Women in... Full story

 By Katie Perttunen    News    December 2, 2013

Many disabled veterans eligible for tax exemptions

BESSEMER — About 72 disabled veterans in Gogebic County are newly eligible for property tax exemptions on their homesteads, John Frello, service officer for the Gogebic County Council of Veterans Affairs said. The veterans must appear before their... Full story

 Obituaries    November 30, 2013

Jim Gottsacker

WOODRUFF, Wis. — Jim Gottsacker, 80, a resident of Eagle River since 2002, and formerly of Watersmeet, Mich., died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. in Woodruff. He was born April 11, 1933, in Sheboygan, to Roman and Marion Gottsacker. Jim served in the... Full story

 By Katie Perttunen    News    November 20, 2013

Merit-orious beginning

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP- Merit Network Inc. and community partners in Gogebic County commemorated the completion and lighting of the fiber optic network's segment between Watersmeet and Ironwood on... Full story


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