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 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

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 18, 2014

Nimrods hold off Tigers' big comeback attempt

MERCER, Wis. - Watersmeet held off Mercer's furious comeback attempt for a 73-66 non-conference victory Wednesday night. Watersmeet freshman Bethany Baldwin scored 39 points, including some big... 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 Ralph Ansami    News    November 21, 2014

Hurley girl bags 2 bucks on opener of U.P. hunt

WATERSMEET - Following two severe winters, with a third one in the making, deer of either sex are scarce in the western Upper Peninsula. Some hunters consider it a success if they even see a deer,... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    November 14, 2014

Santa's Headquarters under way already

IRONWOOD - Volunteers are gearing up for the ninth annual Santa's Headquarters. Since 2006, a committee of local residents volunteers to help provide gifts for area children during Christmas. This... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 11, 2014

Ted Gouza

RHINELANDER, Wis. — Ted Gouza, 85, a 48-year resident of Land O’ Lakes, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rhinelander.  Ted was born Sept. 3, 1929, in Wakefield, Mich., to Jacob and Frances Gouza. He was the last North... Full story

 
 Obituaries    November 7, 2014

Marjorie Jane Koleski

TRAVERSE CITY — Marjorie Jane Koleski, 93, of Traverse City, entered eternal life on Oct. 19, 2014. She passed away in the comfort of her home at Boardman Lake Glens Inverness under the loving care of her children, the Inverness staff, and Hospice... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    November 6, 2014

Speedgirls advance to face Trojans in district final

BESSEMER - Bessemer advanced into the final round of the MHSAA Class D District 127 volleyball tournament by sweeping Watersmeet 25-18, 25-20 and 24-21 in the House of Noise on Wednesday night. The... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    November 4, 2014

Trojans trounce Cardinals in opening round of districts

BESSEMER - Those who attended the MHSAA Class D District 127 Volleyball Tournament in the House of Noise on Monday came away thinking the 2014-15 version of the Forest Park Lady Trojans is every... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    October 31, 2014

Michigan Harvest Gathering campaign collects 6,000 pounds of food in Ironwood

WAKEFIELD - Three food pantries in Ironwood, Bessemer and Watersmeet, were given thousands of pounds of food during a recent food drive by the Michigan State Police Wakefield Post. The drive was Oct.... Full story

 
 News    October 31, 2014

Ironwood sweeps GCC Quiz Bowl titles

IRONWOOD - Ironwood claimed both varsity and junior varsity titles at the recent 15th annual Fall Quiz Bowl at Gogebic Community College. Eighteen teams from six area high schools, including... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 23, 2014

Craig Charles Fox

WATERSMEET, Mich. — Craig Charles Fox, “Nii ode amik”, 25, Watersmeet, left on his journey to the spirit world on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. He was born on May 27, 1989, in Milwaukee to Christine McGeshick and was later adopted by Charles and Terry... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 21, 2014

Sally Pentti

ONTONAGON, Mich. — Sally Pentti, 97, of Trout Creek, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital’s Long-Term Care Unit. She was a member of the New Evangelical Lutheran Church of Trout Creek and worked for the U.S. Forest... Full story

 
 By RYAN JARVI    News    October 20, 2014

GOISD schools continue downward enrollment trend

Of the six schools within the Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School District, just one has seen an increase in this year's enrollment from last year. Excluding the few students who are counted as... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2014

Jack L. Bjork

WAUSAU, Wis. - Jack L. Bjork, 85, passed away Oct. 12, 2014, at North Central Health Care in Wausau He was born in Crystal Falls, Mich., on Jan. 17, 1929, to Dewey and Hildur (Larson) Bjork. At age... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 15, 2014

Mike Orlich

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Mike Orlich, 98, a longtime resident of Wakefield, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. He was born on Nov. 5, 1915, in Chisholm, Minn., a son of Rade and Milosava... Full story

 
 News    October 14, 2014

Lake Gogebic businesses raise funds for snowmobile trail upkeep

James Eismueller, owner of the Walleye Lodge in Bergland, has been coming snowmobiling to the Upper Peninsula for almost 30 years. Two years ago he purchased the Walleye Lodge in Bergland and when he... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    October 7, 2014

Bessemer City Council supports Indianhead hotel, casino

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council voiced its support for the proposed hotel resort and casino on top of Indianhead Mountain in Wakefield Township, citing potential job creation associated with the... Full story

 
 Sports    October 7, 2014

Mercer drops Watersmeet

WATERSMEET — The Mercer volleyball team defeated Watersmeet 3-0 in non-conference action Monday at Nimrod Nation. The Tigers won 25-11, 25-15, 25-15. Lexi Engler led the Mercer attack with 13 kills. Caitlyn Hiller had a strong game for the Tigers... 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 Ryan Jarvi    News    September 29, 2014

Watersmeet school looks to 'STOMP Out Bullying'

WATERSMEET — One of Watersmeet Township’s school colors, gold and blue, will play an important part on Oct. 6 in raising awareness of bullying. The Nimrods will drop the gold and wear blue as part of a worldwide “Blue Shirt Day” to raise... 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

 

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