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 News    May 5, 2016 

Weber Lake kids' fishing opener planned for May 14

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com UPSON, Wis. — The traditional kids’ fishing opener on Weber Lake has been moved back a week this year to Saturday, May 14. The Youth Fishing Jamboree is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon and the first 50...

 
 News    May 5, 2016 

EHPAC launches plan for healthy community

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - The newly formed Eating Healthy and Physical Activity Coalition announced its plan Wednesday to encourage healthy living throughout the area....

 
 News    May 4, 2016

Gerovac takes deal in embezzlement case

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Former Erwin Township Clerk Prisilla Gerovac entered a no contest plea to an embezzlement charge in 32nd Circuit Court in Bessemer Tuesday as part of a plea agreement. The agreement calls...

 
 News    May 4, 2016

Zimmer gets trail dedication

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON - An ongoing trail improvement project at the Ontonagon Area School was dedicated Tuesday to a teacher whose career spanned 30 years of the district....

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Northwoods Paving Company seeks permit for area plant

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Area residents and the Bessemer City Council Monday evening heard Northwoods Paving Company announce they are seeking permission to put an asphalt mixing plant on Tamarack Avenue. In front of...

 
 News    May 3, 2016

Friends of Gile stock Flowage with bluegill

PENCE, Wis - The already good fishing in the Gile Flowage will hopefully improve over the next few fishing seasons as an additional 5,000 bluegill were released at the Pence Park Boat Landing Monday....

 
 News    May 2, 2016

Smith set to speak at GCC Commencement

IRONWOOD — Gogebic Community College is pleased to announce Dr. Randy Smith, current President of the Rural Community College Alliance, will be the graduation speaker for the 82nd commencement ceremony Friday, May 6, at 6:30 p.m. held in the...

 
 News    May 2, 2016

B-47 Crash Site Committee honors veterans with new shelter

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - Over 50 years ago, a B-47 Stratojet disappeared from radar during a low-level training mission approximately 10 miles south of Hurley. Three...

 
 News    May 2, 2016

Veterans hold annual steak feed fundraiser

By ISABELLE ZENTI news@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The Gogebic Iron Range Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 529 held their 26th annual Steak Feed Fundraiser Saturday evening at the Iron County...

 
 News    April 30, 2016

Waterfalls roar after week's rain

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com Waterfall watchers should enjoy a banner weekend after the 2 to 2.5 inches of rain fell across northern Wisconsin this week rivers are roaring. The weekly report of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resour...

 
 News    April 30, 2016

Public's help sought in fighting garlic mustard

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — The Gogebic Conservation District initiated a garlic mustard eradication program this month in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service. The aim is to keep garlic mustard infestations in the...

 
 News    April 29, 2016

Roberts found not guilty in coyote case

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - After about two hours of deliberation, a 12-person jury cleared Jason Charles Roberts, 35, of Ironwood, of all charges in Gogebic County...

 
 News    April 29, 2016

Police stress prom safety

By Daily Globe Staff news@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - With high school prom season here, Michigan State Police advise students to make smart decisions and take extra precaution to stay safe while...

 
 News    April 29, 2016

Snow Shakers hear solutions for trail problems

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com. IRONWOOD — To help ensure a successful future for snowmobiling in the area, the Western Upper Peninsula Snow Shakers held a joint meeting Thursday afternoon with the Michigan Snowmobile Association and...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

DNR's Emery testifies in second day of coyote trial

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - The second day of Jason Charles Roberts' trial on animal cruelty charges in Gogebic Circuit Court consisted of testimony by Department of...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Four apply to provide air service

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — Four airline companies have submitted proposals to provide essential air service at the Gogebic-Iron County Airport. County board chairman Joe Bonovetz, of Bessemer, told the Daily Glob...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Area gardeners learn to grow potatoes

By TOM STANKARD tstankard@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Local gardening enthusiasts gathered at Washington Elementary School in Bessemer Wednesday evening for the inaugural Gardening 101 Club meeting. Gail Maki-Dalbec, club organizer, said she...

 
 News    April 27, 2016

Opening arguments kick off coyote cruelty case

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — The trial of Jason Charles Roberts, 34, of Ironwood began Tuesday in Gogebic County Circuit Court. Roberts is facing three animal cruelty-related charges in connection to a YouTube video of...

 

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