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 By Ralph Ansami    News    August 1, 2014 

Michigan National Guard bridge company fills up school lot here

IRONWOOD - The Luther L. Wright School parking lot would normally be deserted on a late July day, but it was the scene of 38 huge military vehicles on Thursday evening. Area residents can rest... Full story

 
 By Ralph Ansami    News    August 1, 2014 

Car crashes into U.S. 2 building

IRONWOOD - The manager of the Ready Money store on Cloverland Drive was not injured when a car crashed through the front of the building around 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Christina Youngberg said the noise w... Full story

 
 By Jan Tucker    News    August 1, 2014 

Talsma named Homemaker of Year at Ontonagon fair

GREENLAND — Valerie Talsma was named Homemaker of the Year at the Ontonagon County Fair last weekend. Talsma entered the most quality items in the fair to receive the honor. Jenna Jolliff was named Junior Homemaker. Best of Show winners in various... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 31, 2014

'Professional RVers' make stop at Black River Harbor

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Brock Inglehart and Leola Walker are originally from southwest Michigan near Kalamazoo, but they have an official mailing address in Box... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 31, 2014

Gogebic CC looks for new image

IRONWOOD - Gogebic Community College is looking to increase its appeal with a new logo and website, as well as improve its social media presence, to attract more potential students. Some of the... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 31, 2014

Wakefield-Marenisco in line for federal aid for 2004 consolidation

WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield-Marenisco School Board authorized a ballot proposal to renew the 1 mill building site sinking fund Monday. The proposal will appear on the November ballot. The board heard federal Impact Aid money not paid to the district... Full story

 
 News    July 30, 2014

State legislators discuss UP issues

By RYAN JARVI rjarvi@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Michigan state legislators visited Gogebic Community College in Ironwood on Tuesday to discuss a number of issues including mining, western Upper... Full story

 
 News    July 29, 2014

Fighting in Ukraine prompts residents to flee

SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine (AP) - Panicky residents in an eastern Ukrainian town fled their homes Monday carrying a few possessions in plastic bags and small suitcases as shells exploded in the distance, fig... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 29, 2014

Wakefield council proceeds with condemnation of structures

WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield city council held a hearing for the condemnation of two structures at its meeting Monday evening. It decided to proceed with condemnation of the buildings at 111 Bedell Ave.... Full story

 
 News    July 29, 2014

Think beyond sliced watermelon

By J.M. HIRSCH AP Food Editor Watermelon is one of those foods you really don't need to overthink. Slice it. Eat it. Spit out the occasional seed. Done. Trouble is, the sweet, refreshing taste of... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 28, 2014

Alumni, friends honored at Hurley school

HURLEY - Four people were honored with the Distinguished Alumni and Friends Award given by the Hurley Education Foundation during its 12th annual awards ceremony held Saturday morning in the commons... 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

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    July 28, 2014

International German band performs for Marenisco Heritage Days

MARENISCO - The Fire Brigade Band of Kropp, Germany, held a concert Saturday evening as part of the fourth annual Marenisco "Milltown" Heritage Days. The band played various styles of music, ranging... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 26, 2014

Summit focuses on aging-friendly communities

OMA, Wis. - The second annual Aging-Friendly Communities Summit was held on Friday at the Oma Town Hall and featured a number of speakers discussing a variety of topics from elder law to dementia.... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 26, 2014

Timekeepers

HURLEY - The Iron County Historical Society and the Iron County Museum has taken recent measures to insure the clock at the old courthouse building keeps ticking. Members of the historical society,... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    July 26, 2014

Odanata Art Gallery part of Northwoods Art Tour

MERCER, Wis. - Odonata Art Gallery is again taking part in the annual Northwoods Art Tour this weekend. The tour consists of art galleries across northern Wisconsin. Some locations also include... Full story

 
 News    July 26, 2014

Scientists make love, war weapons in TV's 'Manhattan'

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Writer-producer Sam Shaw was grappling with how to craft a TV drama about the war on terror and the price it exacts from those who keep its secrets. He found the answer by looking... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    July 25, 2014

'Art Park' green space

IRONWOOD - Members of the Downtown Ironwood Development Authority heard a brief update about a proposed "Art Park" for an empty lot on Aurora Street Thursday morning. Ironwood Community Development... Full story

 

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