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 News    July 23, 2014 

Szot wins Art in the Park's top prize

IRONWOOD - The Friends of the Miners Memorial Heritage Park announced the winners of the Art in the Park competition Saturday evening at Festival Ironwood. The outdoor exhibit includes 12 art... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 23, 2014 

School board learns about new Hurley STEM classes

HURLEY - Hurley School District teacher Dan Rye on Monday showed school board members how seventh and eighth grade students will better be prepared for high school technology classes. Rye said two... 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

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 22, 2014

Ironwood Area Schools awarded safe routes grant

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education heard the city and IAS were awarded the Safe Routes to School Grant of $386,614 at its meeting Monday evening. The grant is intended to cover... Full story

 
 News    July 22, 2014

Rebels release train with bodies from downed jet

HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP)Pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane and agreed to hand over its black boxes Monday, bowing to heavy international... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 22, 2014

Bessemer looks to unload some commercial properties

BESSEMER - The city of Bessemer is looking to promote and advertise some of its commercially zoned property with hopes of spurring some economic development in the area. The Bessemer City Council... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 21, 2014

Hiawatha celebrates 50th birthday

IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Chamber of Commerce drew tourists from the Midwest for a 50th birthday celebration for the Hiawatha Indian statue Saturday morning. "We didn't know what to expect," said I... Full story

 
 By Sheena Trepanier    News    July 21, 2014

Child identification kits meant to help abducted children

IRONWOOD - The Michigan Child Identification Program visited Ironwood this weekend, giving parents the opportunity to preserve a packet of identifiable information about their children, in the event o... Full story

 
 News    July 21, 2014

Scores dead in first major ground battle in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - The first major ground battle in two weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting exacted a steep price Sunday: It killed 65 Palestinians and 13 Israeli soldiers and forced thousands... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    July 19, 2014

Lake Gogebic project aims to increase baitfish

BERGLAND - The Lake Gogebic Chapter of Walleyes for Tomorrow believes sinking 550 tons of boulders will be a big boost to fishing on the lake. The $45,000 rock-sinking project was expected to conclude... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 19, 2014

Iron County Extension agent helps bring 4-H to Africa

KOFORIDUA, Ghana - Being in 4-H can take people a lot of places, but Neil Klemme never imagined it would take him to the heart of Africa. Klemme, a youth development agent with the Iron County... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 19, 2014

Summit to focus on 'aging friendly' communities

HURLEY - Iron County will host a second annual Iron County Aging-Friendly Communities Summit Friday, July 25, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oma Town Hall. The event is designed to help make Iron... Full story

 
 News    July 18, 2014

Iron County Summer Youth Camp draws 76

By CORTNEY OFSTAD cofstad@yourdailyglobe.com MANITOWISH WATERS, Wis. - Another year of Iron County Summer Youth Camp is in the books. According to Neil Klemme, youth development agent for the Iron... Full story

 
 News    July 18, 2014

Aging unit moves closer to new roof

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The Aging Unit of Iron County is seeking a new roof for its senior center building in Hurley and opened the six sealed project bids it received from... Full story

 
 News    July 18, 2014

Festival Ironwood holds opening ceremony

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - The Honor Guard from the American Legion Post 5 presented a short opening ceremony for Festival Ironwood on Thursday at Depot Park. Bob Cannon, a... Full story

 

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