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 By Ryan Jarvi    News    April 19, 2014 

NCTA-Heritage hosts work bee to kick off season

MELLEN - Northern Wisconsin is known for its beautiful scenic views, and no one knows that better than Mike Stafford. Stafford is president of the North Country Trail Association-Heritage Chapter and... Full story

 
 News    April 19, 2014 

More vets turn to prosthetics to help legless pets

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 9-month-old boxer pup named Duncan barreled down a beach in Oregon, running full tilt on soft sand into YouTube history and showing more than 4 million viewers that he can revel i... Full story

 
 News    April 18, 2014

Frothy fun: dyeing Easter eggs in shaving cream

By JENNIFER FORKER Associated Press If dyeing Easter eggs with vinegar and color tablets is feeling old, reach for a new duo: shaving cream and liquid food coloring. It's a tactile project many kids... Full story

 
 News    April 18, 2014

Deer don't like all bulbs

By LEE REICH Associated Press Chomping down on a rosette of freshly emerging tulip leaves is just the thing to drive away winter doldrums - for deer. Crocuses probably taste almost as good to them.... Full story

 
 News    April 18, 2014

Hurley 'let-run' policy canceled

HURLEY — Hurley residents who have been letting their water run to avoid freezing water lines are now being asked to stop, according a press release from the Hurley Department of Public Works. According to the release, customers who were required... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    April 17, 2014

Winter weather still in forecast for most of UP

Spring weather conditions are expected to return next week, but don't put that winter coat away just yet. "You're still going to have some chances of snow in the western Upper Peninsula, even into... Full story

 
 By Pat Krause    News    April 17, 2014

Packers descend on Ironwood

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - With a winter of white outside, all Packer fans could see was green and gold inside when the Green Bay Packer Tailgate Tour rolled into Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort on... Full story

 
 News    April 17, 2014

Show choir heads to Branson

IRONWOOD - Luther L. Wright High School's show choir Accent! departed Wednesday on an educational and performance tour to Branson, Mo. The group, directed by Denise Woodward, will open for several... Full story

 
 News    April 17, 2014

Detroit still needs $350 million from state lawmakers

DETROIT (AP) - Pressure was building Wednesday for Michigan lawmakers to commit $350 million to Detroit pensions, a day after the city reached tentative agreements with pension funds and a retiree... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 17, 2014

Consolidation informational meetings planned for April 29, May 8

BERGLAND — The Gogebic Ontonagon Intermediate School District is hosting two informational meetings dealing with possible consolidation of the Bessemer and Wakefield-Marenisco School districts. The... Full story

 
 By Cortney Ofstad    News    April 16, 2014

Oaths taken by Iron County Board

HURLEY - The Iron County Board of Supervisors held its annual re-organizational meeting Tuesday in Hurley. The board welcomed three newly elected supervisors, Brad Matson, of Sherman; Karl Krall, of... Full story

 
 News    April 16, 2014

Women celebrate friendship, quilting

WHITE PINE - Seventy-seven women celebrated their friendships at the seventh annual Friendship Tea recently at the White Pine Community Methodist Church. A total of $716 collected at this year's tea... Full story

 
 By Ryan Jarvi    News    April 16, 2014

Hurley Council members appointed to committees

HURLEY – Hurley City Mayor Joseph Pinardi took his oath of office and appointed council members to serve on various committees at the city council meeting Tuesday. Joanne Bruneau was elected to... Full story

 
 By Jan Tucker    News    April 15, 2014

Holy Family Church holds annual shadow station event

ONTONAGON - Students at  the Holy Family Church in Ontonagon perform the shadow stations of the cross  each Lenten season. Behind a scrim with illuminated light, the students enact the 14 stations... Full story

 
 News    April 15, 2014

Start grilling season with classic patty melt

By ELIZABETH KARMEL Associated Press One of my favorite big city comfort foods is a staple of the diner scene - the patty melt. According to lore, the patty melt originated in California as a burger t... Full story

 
 By Miranda Anderson    News    April 15, 2014

Wakefield council hears updates on spillway gate

By MIRANDA ANDERSON news@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield City Council discussed updates on the spillway gate project at Sunday Lake during its meeting Monday evening. "Because of extreme... Full story

 

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