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 Community    March 21, 2014

Warm up with rich pork, hominy, salsa stew

By ELIZABETH KARMEL Associated Press It all started at my friend Anthony's house not long ago during the beginning the so-called polar vortex. He is a gifted home cook and a food television producer,... Full story

 
 Community    February 5, 2014

FDA launching anti-smoking campaign aimed at youth

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration is using ads depicting wrinkled skin on youthful faces and teenagers paying for cigarettes with their teeth in a campaign to show the nation's young... Full story

 
 Community    January 30, 2014

Deliciously combine 2 classic Super Bowl dishes

By J.M. HIRSCH AP Food Editor Super Bowl party food is supposed to be indulgently heavy and satisfying. It should be rich and savory and totally over the top. So to satisfying all of those criteria,... Full story

 
 Community    January 27, 2014

Iron River to host sled dog races

IRON RIVER - Preparations for the second IronLine sled dog race, set for Friday and Saturday in Iron River, are in full swing, according to organizers. "A lot of the vision from last year's race is co... Full story

 
 Community    January 22, 2014

Weekly group offers play time for kids

MERCER, Wis. - Area children are able to gather, play and socialize each Monday during the Mercer Area Play Group, held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Mercer Public Library and Community Center. The... Full story

 
 Community    January 14, 2014

Animal shelter encourages adoption with special rates

ONTONAGON - Ontonagon County Animal Protection is encouraging adoption of its available animals by offering special fees for black or black and white animals in January. "Many of our cats are solid... Full story

 
 Community    January 7, 2014

'Selfie,' 'twerk' top school's annoying word list

SAULT STE. MARIE (AP) - A Michigan university has issued its annual list of annoying words, and those flexible enough to take selfies of themselves twerking should take note. In addition to "selfie"... Full story

 
 Community    January 6, 2014

Pocket watches remind Wisconsin man of bygone era

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) - Watch parts and small tools were spread across the top of Bob Witzack's 100-year-old oak watchmaker's bench in the upstairs studio of his rural Rock County home. An antique... Full story

 
 Community    January 4, 2014

Start with celery for healthy, crunchy salad

I know this will make me sound like some ultra-serious dieter - which I'm not! - but I love raw celery. The humble celery stalk shines in so many ways, from a bloody mary to a snack stuffed with... Full story

 
 Community    January 3, 2014

DIY bookcase: Steps to an industrial-style piece

I started by shopping, assuming the only way I could have an industrial-style bookcase was by paying a hefty sum for one. As this style of furniture has become more popular, many different companies... Full story

 
 Community    November 9, 2013

Repaired bikes give Milwaukee area veterans a lifeline

MILWAUKEE (AP) - They come from donors, Dumpsters and Craigslist, and they're helping veterans get back on their feet. For veterans undergoing drug and alcohol rehabilitation who have lost their... Full story

 
 Community    October 31, 2013

Holiday festival raises funds for Mercer students

MERCER, Wis. - The Mercer Parent Teacher Student Association offered tricks and treats for Halloween revelers Saturday with its annual Loonacy Fest held at the Mercer School. Students worked to transf... Full story

 
 Community    October 29, 2013

Banquet to honor local volunteers

HURLEY — The Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Ashland will hold a recognition banquet for 2013 on Saturday at the Iron County Memorial Building in Hurley. More than 60 Iron County volunteers... Full story

 
 Community    October 9, 2013

MI-TRALE awarded grant to improve equine trails

ONTONAGON COUNTY — Michigan Trails and Recreation Alliance of Land and the Environment has been awarded a Stewards for Trails, Education and Partnerships grant to benefit its Courtney Equestrian... Full story

 

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