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 By Sheena Trepanier    News    September 22, 2014 

­St. Ann Festival draws large crowd

SAXON, Wis. - The Saxon Community Center filled Saturday as community members gathered to play Bingo, enter the bag raffle, eat homemade food and take part in the St. Ann Fall Festival in Saxon. For... Full story

 
 By Sheena Trepanier    News    September 22, 2014 

Last games of Range Striker season greeted by warm weather

IRONWOOD – The Range Striker Soccer Club played its last games of the season Saturday at Airport Park in Ironwood. The weather cooperated and moments of sunshine warmed up the parents and coaches... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    September 20, 2014

Kloth to be sentenced on 2 mine fracas charges

HURLEY - A Weston, Wis., woman on Friday entered no contest pleas to two charges in connection with a heated confrontation with Gogebic-Taconite employees at the site of a proposed iron mine. Katie... Full story

 
 News    September 20, 2014

California wildfire suspect pleads not guilty

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - The man suspected of deliberately starting a fire that is now threatening thousands of homes in Northern California has pleaded not guilty to an arson charge. Wayne Allen... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 20, 2014

Bingo game gives Daily Globe readers a chance at $500

IRONWOOD - The Daily Globe is bringing the thrill of Bingo to subscribers' front doorsteps on Tuesday and awarding a $500 prize to one lucky reader. The newspaper will begin its annual Bingo game for... Full story

 
 News    September 20, 2014

Canonization for Sri Lanka's 1st saint OK'd

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis signed off Wednesday on Sri Lanka's first saint, bending the Vatican's rules once again to bypass the usual requirement that a second miracle be confirmed. Francis is... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    September 19, 2014

Fall color could linger

Look for a later fall color show than normal on the Gogebic Range. Because of the ample rainfall that has included around 5 inches already in September in Ironwood, the colors may stick around at... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 19, 2014

Ironwood students settle into K-12 setting at Luther L. Wright

IRONWOOD - With nearly three weeks of school under their belts, students at Luther L. Wright School in Ironwood are feeling comfortable with their surroundings. It marks the first time LLW is a K-12... Full story

 
 News    September 19, 2014

Suspect arrested for starting California wildfire

CAMINO, Calif. (AP) - The sister of a man arrested in a fast-growing Northern California wildfire says she strongly doubts he's responsible for starting the blaze, which has driven 2,800 people from... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 18, 2014

Wakefield looks to move into new city hall

WAKEFIELD - Wakefield City Council members entered into a lease agreement Wednesday with the Diocese of Marquette for Father Daniel Hall, located on Maria Lane, which the city plans to use as its new... Full story

 
 News    September 18, 2014

House grudgingly approves arms for Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican-controlled House voted grudgingly to give the administration authority to train and arm Syrian rebels on Wednesday as President Barack Obama emphasized anew that... Full story

 
 News    September 18, 2014

Fly tying as an art

GLIDE, Ore. (AP) - Nobody really knows why a fish bites at a fly. If it were understood, there might not be events like the North Umpqua Fly Tying Festival, or even the sport of fly-fishing in... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 17, 2014

LLW looks to improve playground area

IRONWOOD - Following Ironwood Area School District's transition to a single K-12 building at Luther L. Wright, the district is in the process of moving some playground equipment from the Sleight and... Full story

 
 News    September 17, 2014

Obama's Ebola response: Is it enough and in time?

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama declared Tuesday the Ebola epidemic in West Africa could threaten security around the world, and he ordered 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the region in emer... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 17, 2014

Bessemer City Council approves library contract with Ironwood Township

BESSEMER - Bessemer's City Council approved expanding its library services to cover the residents of Ironwood Township Monday. The Ironwood Township Board of Trustees agreed to enter into a contract... Full story

 
 News    September 17, 2014

Lumber town takes stock after wind-driven wildfire

WEED, Calif. (AP) - They had prepared for wildfires and knew of the drought-parched forests, but the inferno that swirled through the California lumber town of Weed moved so quickly all people could... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    September 16, 2014

Oman's Creek boat landing may reopen on Wednesday

LITTLE GIRL'S POINT - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources said it hopes the Oman's Creek boat landing at Little Girl's Point will be reopened to Lake Superior boaters by Wednesday.... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    September 16, 2014

New trooper at Wakefield State Police post

WAKEFIELD - After more than 10 years as a trooper at a Michigan State Police post in Hart, trooper John Kelly made a change, traveling nearly 400 miles north to Wakefield. On Aug. 30, Kelly became a... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    September 16, 2014

Bessemer moves forward with Deep Freeze grants

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is moving forward with the process of securing state-provided grants of more than $615,000 to help with repairs to damaged infrastructure from last winter's Deep Freeze... Full story

 
 News    September 16, 2014

Sauce and beans banish flavorless baked white fish

By MELISSA D'ARABIAN Associated Press Here's the thing about baked white fish, such as haddock or cod: We know we should eat more of it because it's such a healthy choice. Trouble is, we also know... Full story

 

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