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 By Jan Tucker    News    September 2, 2014 

Creative floats highlight Ontonagon Labor Festival parade

ONTONAGON - Beautiful weather, large crowds, music, floats and some surprises highlighted the 57th annual Ontonagon Labor Festival parade Sunday in Ontonagon. The parade featured a special... Full story

 
 News    August 26, 2014

White Pine power plant, refinery sold

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com WHITE PINE - Prairie Plant Systems, owners of SubTerra in White Pine, said it has completed its purchase of the Traxys Power Group Inc., which includes the White... 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 Jan Tucker    News    July 28, 2014

Warrior Walk turns out 96 participants

WHITE PINE - Ninety-six people registered for the Chris' Warrior Walk during Warrior Weekend in White Pine Saturday. The walk honors the late Warrior graduate and athlete Chris Marshand who died in... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 24, 2014

Louis D. 'Louie' Kurta

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Louis D. "Louie" Kurta, 67, of Ironwood, died peacefully Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community in Ironwood, with his family by... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 24, 2014

Impact committee eyes reclamation of G-Tac mine site

HURLEY - The Iron County Mining Impact Committee discussed possible reclamation efforts at its meeting on Wednesday that would follow the mine being proposed by Gogebic Taconite near Upson, Wis. Joe... Full story

 
 By Jan Tucker    News    July 23, 2014

Warrior Weekend to include reunions

WHITE PINE - The red and white sweaters, cheerleading outfits and basketball uniforms will come out of mothballs this weekend for the annual White Pine Warrior Weekend. Warrior Weekend is always the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 23, 2014

Kathryn (Nipert) McDonald

ONTONAGON — Kathryn (Nipert) McDonald, 94, of Ontonagon, died peacefully at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital on Monday, July 21, 2014, after suffering a heart attack. She was born in Ontonagon on July 10, 1920, the daughter of Theron and Sue (Moran)... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 11, 2014

Toivo Savonen

Toivo Savonen, 86, passed away July 9, 2014. Toivo was born in Ironwood, Mich., to the late Onnie and Ida Savonen. He grew up on a small farm and helped with chores, working with his grandpa. After... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 10, 2014

James E. Moon Sr.

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. - James E. Moon Sr., 74, of Ironwood, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Jim was born Sept. 14, 1939, in Ironwood, to the late... Full story

 
 News    July 9, 2014

Ramsay 4th of July celebration key event in small community

RAMSAY - Despite about an hour downpour, the 4th of July festivities in Ramsay went off without a hitch on Saturday night. The community event began with a parade on July 4 and continued into July 5... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 9, 2014

Rose M. Hill

HOUGHTON, Mich. - Rose M. Hill, 77, a former resident of Arbor Green Senior Living Community and White Pine, passed away Monday evening July 7, 2014, at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility in...

 
 Obituaries    June 28, 2014

Gloria Jean Kaye

MADISON, Wis. — Gloria Jean Kaye, 71, of Madison, and a native of Ironwood, Mich., died Thursday, March 20, 2014, in her home. The former Gloria Jean Tiziani, born Sept. 7, 1942, in Bessemer Township, Mich., was the daughter of the late Joseph and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 26, 2014

M. Elaine Tyree

GLADSTONE, Mich. - Mae Elaine Tyree, 87, of Ontonagon, passed away early Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the home of her daughter in Gladstone. Elaine was born in Highland Park to Lloyd and Elsie (Broemer)... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    June 20, 2014

Gurney prepares for centennial celebration

GURNEY, Wis. - This year marks the 100th birthday of Gurney and the town is preparing a centennial celebration for July 5. The event is co-sponsored by the Gurney Centennial Committee, Gurney... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Harry Joseph 'Joe' Albright III

EWEN, Mich. - Harry Joseph "Joe" Albright III passed away in his home at Ewen on Jan. 19, 2014. Joe was born Oct. 1, 1946, in Ontonagon, to Mary (Moll) and Harry Albright Jr., of Bruce Crossing. Joe g... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 14, 2014

John H. 'Jack' Hawley

ONTONAGON, Mich. — John H. “Jack” Hawley, 86, passed away June 12, 2014, at his home in Ontonagon, with his children at his side. Jack was the eldest of three sons born to Edwin “Ned” and Florence “Vie” Hawley. He was born in Hancock... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 12, 2014

Clyde John Mantta

BERGLAND, Mich. — Clyde John Mantta passed away June 8, 2014, after a short illness. He was born May 14, 1938, the son of Clyde and Adele (Peterson) Mantta, in Hancock. Clyde grew up on the family farm in Tapiola. He graduated from Doelle High... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 7, 2014

Charles H. "Chuck" Behrendt

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Charles H. "Chuck" Behrendt, 92, of Pioneer Park Apartments, Ironwood, died unexpectedly Thursday, June 5, 2014, in his apartment. He was born April 17, 1922, in Ironwood, son of... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 5, 2014

Constance H. 'Connie' Mukavitz

IRONWOOD, Mich. - Constance H. "Connie" Mukavitz, 77, of Jessieville Location, Ironwood, died Monday, June 2, 2014, at her home. Connie was born in Hurley, Wis., on June 27, 1936, daughter of the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 5, 2014

David R. Mukavitz

IRONWOOD, Mich. - David R. Mukavitz, 83, of Jessieville Location, Ironwood, died Monday, June 2, 2014, at his home. Dave was born in Ironwood on Dec. 11, 1930, son of the late Rudolph and Annabelle... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 28, 2014

Rudy J. Massi

WAKEFIELD, Mich. - Rudy J. Massi, 76, of Wakefield, died Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Wakefield. He was born Feb. 19, 1938, in Ironwood, son of the late Virgil and Elsie (Carlson) Massi. His stepmother,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 21, 2014

Francis 'Fritz' Earl Zimmer

MARQUETTE, Mich. - Francis "Fritz" Earl Zimmer, 93, of Ontonagon, passed away May 19, 2014, at the DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette. He was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Ontonagon, son of the late... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 17, 2014

Kenneth R. Ekmark

HURLEY, Wis. - Kenneth R. Ekmark, 75, of Hurley, died Friday, May 16, 2014, in Hurley after a brief illness. He was born March 26, 1939, in Ironwood, Mich., son of the late Anton and Ida (Fedrizzi)... Full story

 

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