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Search continues for Gogebic inmate

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - As nightfall approached Wednesday, the search continued for an escaped inmate from the Gogebic County Jail, despite two sightings in...

 
 News    June 22, 2017 

Wuorinen granted early release

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — A 48-year-old Ironwood woman was ordered released from jail Wednesday morning after serving 71 days of a one-year sentence for identity theft. Iron County Judge Patrick Madden cited new...

 
 News    June 22, 2017 

Finnish Ambassador celebrating Juhannus locally

By IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com BRUCE CROSSING — Finnish Ambassador Kirsti Kauppi is coming to Bruce Crossing Sunday for the third day of Juhannus 2017, a three day celebration of midsummer. Friday starts the fun in Askel, Baraga...

 

Carli found guilty of hiding evidence in Saxon murder

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - A Saxon, Wis., woman who aided her then boyfriend in attempting to hide evidence in the 2016 murder-arson at the Bear Trap Inn entered a no contest...

 

Votes pass for Ontonagon airport weather system

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON - The Ontonagon County Court room Tuesday was full of supporters for the installation of an Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS III) at the...

 

Finance committee moves forward with broadband grant

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County will try for yet another broadband expansion project, Iron County Finance Committee approved moving forward with a grant application for the state’s 2018 Broadband Expansion...

 

Inmate escapes from Gogebic jail

BESSEMER - An inmate escaped the Gogebic County Jail Monday night. Daniel Ferguson, 26, escaped sometime after 8:45 p.m., according to a Gogebic County Sheriff's Department Facebook post at...

 

Commission moves ahead with summer project plan

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — The Ironwood City Commission on Monday took care of some Phase 4 sewer-water project business so a loan closing can begin. Meeting in a special session, resolutions and contracts for the summer...

 

Bessemer council splits on meeting procedures

IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - It did not take long Monday for the divergent groups on the Bessemer city council to draw up sides. The council and audience were united in...

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 19, 2017

Ironwood quiz bowl competes in national tournament

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — For a second year in a row; the Ironwood Area Schools quiz bowl team competed in a national tournament, taking 12th place in a tournament in Chicago Monday. Ironwood was among the over 200 teams from around the country that...

 

Hurley group presents at development conference

HURLEY - Iron County was recently represented at an international conference, as members of the Iron County University of Wisconsin-Extension Office and a Hurley student presented on ways the county...

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 17, 2017

Michigan House passes recreation funding bill

LANSING - The Michigan House of Representatives passed its version of Senate Bill 76 Thursday, which funds Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund projects across the state, including several in...

 
 By Richard Jenkins    News    June 17, 2017

Planning commission approves gravel pit permit

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — The Ironwood Township Planning Commission approved a special use permit for a new gravel pit following a public hearing Thursday. The pit, which will be operated Angelo Luppino Inc., is located off Black River Road, near Maple...

 

No-interest homeowner loans available in Gogebic County

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Gogebic County residents who need money to pay their taxes are again offered help through the Step Forward program, according to county treasurer Sue Pertile. She told the county board...

 

Familiar names found in old Sylvania Club ledger

By IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — The Bessemer Historical Society Thursday heard from Dick Steiger of a recent donation the society received. Steiger said Jim Maccani gave the society an old ledger from the Sylvania Club,...

 

Iron County marks elder abuse awareness day

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - If anyone happened to notice a large number of people wearing purple in Iron County Thursday, it wasn't some strange coincidence, rather the...

 

Bessemer Women's Club holds Flag Day fundraiser

By IAN MINIELLY iminielly@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - The Bessemer Women's Club hosted a "Benefit Coffee Social" in the auditorium of the city hall in Bessemer Wednesday afternoon. The club has...

 

Erwin board updates fee schedule

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com ERWIN TOWNSHIP — The Erwin Township Board of Trustees updated the township fee schedule Wednesday. The board addressed several fees, including introducing a scale for the cost of a special use permit....

 

Gogebic County Board agrees to job analysis

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — The Gogebic County Board of Commissioners on Wednesday approved an employees’ pay and classification study on a 5-1 vote. The study will be done by the MGT Consulting Group at a cost of up to...

 

Kay Burzinski

PERRYSBURG, Ohio - Kay Burzinski, 81, of Toledo, passed away June 10, 2017, at Heartland of Perrysburg Nursing Home. She was born in Pence, Wis., the oldest of Anton and Catherine Calvi's two... Full story

 

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