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 Calendar    August 21, 2014 

Community calendar

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

 Obituaries    August 14, 2014

Wilbert E. 'Wibby' Haanpaa

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Wilbert E. “Wibby” Haanpaa, 92, of Wakefield, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Ironwood on his 92nd birthday. He was born Aug. 12, 1922, in Ironwood, son of the late Erick and Fannie (Rajala) Haanpaa. He had resided in... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    August 6, 2014

Michigan primary election: Tight races, landslides

After 11.8 percent of Gogebic County’s 13,481 registered voters submitted ballots at the polls Tuesday, the results are in. Michigan voters approved the ballot’s Proposal 1, which looks to remove... Full story

 Obituaries    August 6, 2014

Gary R. Corsi

CRYSTAL FALLS, Mich. - Gary R. Corsi, 78, of Watersmeet, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. He was born on Oct. 9, 1935, in Watersmeet. He attended Watersme... Full story

 Obituaries    July 11, 2014

Viola 'Marge' Reichardt

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Devoted wife and mother Viola “Marge” Reichardt, 88, of Watersmeet, Mich., mercifully was granted life eternal with her Lord on Saturday July 5, 2014 in Winter Haven. Marge was born July 28, 1925 to Hilda (Matilla) and... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 9, 2014

Wet weather dominates June

IRONWOOD - The Gogebic Range saw a bit of everything when it came to weather during the month of June, but wet weather dominated much of the forecast throughout the Upper Peninsula. Ironwood saw 5.52... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 1, 2014

Busy night for IASB

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education adopted a projected budget for the 2014-2015 school year during a meeting Monday evening. The estimated fund balance for the year is $512,158. A... Full story

 Obituaries    June 30, 2014

Patrick 'C-Cat' White

CRYTSAL FALLS, Mich. — Patrick “C-Cat” White, 72, of Watersmeet passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls, Mich., surrounded by his family. He was born Aug. 27, 1941 in Watersmeet son of the late... Full story

 Obituaries    June 24, 2014

Tim Anys

WATERSMEET, Mich. — Tim Anys, 62, a lifelong resident of Watersmeet, died Thursday, June 19, 2014, at his home. He was born March 23, 1952, to Orvil and Goldie Anys. Tim was a jack-of-all-trades who loved life and the town of Watersmeet. He was a... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 31, 2014

Watersmeet graduates ready to enter world

WATERSMEET - Thirteen Nimrods walked across the stage and received their high school diplomas during Watersmeet Township School District's graduation ceremony on Friday. The school's gymnasium was... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 28, 2014

Bessemer residents tell school board concerns

BESSEMER - The Bessemer Area School District's Board of Education went into closed session for about 45 minutes at its meeting Tuesday to discuss personnel issues. Board member Bill McDonald was... Full story

 By Ryan Jarvi    News    May 27, 2014

Bessemer honors service members

BESSEMER - Residents gathered at Hillcrest Cemetery on Monday to honor the nation's service members during a ceremony hosted by the Bessemer VFW Post 3673 and the American Legion Post 27. The event... Full story

 Obituaries    May 13, 2014

Robert Buddy Tuttle

WATERSMEET, Mich. — Robert Buddy Tuttle, 65, of Watersmeet, died at his home on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Robert was born on April 19, 1949, in Phelps, Wis., to Earl and Florence Tuttle. He attended Watersmeet Elementary School and graduated from... Full story

 By Kim Zechovich    News    May 8, 2014

Perseverance, hard-work pay off when going back to school

"Don't listen to anyone that says you can't do it," said Gogebic Community College student Melissa Baldwin, of Ironwood. She's been told she "can't" again and again, but has defied that statement many... Full story

 Obituaries    May 6, 2014

Jeane Loraine Arducant

WAUKESHA, Wis. - Jeane Loraine Arducant, 88, of Ironwood, Mich., passed away peacefully Sunday, May 4, 2014, at Seasons Hospice in Waukesha. Jeane was born on June 15, 1925, in Highbridge, Wis.,... Full story

 Obituaries    May 1, 2014

Vivian A. Kleidon

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Vivian A. Kleidon, 96, of Ironwood, died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, in Ironwood. She was born Feb. 7, 1918, in Ironwood, daughter of the late Charles and Lempi (Hakko) Maki. Vivian... Full story

 By Michelle Thomasini    News    April 29, 2014

Annual 'Taste of the Gogebic Range' hosted by GCC

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - About 185 local residents sampled some of the best food the area has to offer at the Gogebic Community College Foundation's fifth annual "Taste of the Gogebic Range" Monday at... 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


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