Articles from the March 19, 2016 edition
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Unemployment increases in western UP
Employment numbers worsened in all western Upper Peninsula counties in January, according to the Michigan Labor Market Bureau. Gogebic County’s unemployment rate rose from 5.5 percent in December to 6.7 percent in January. The leap came despite 75...
Saturday, March 19 Children’s Story Hour, 10 a.m., Marenisco Public Library. Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Community Pickleball Paddlers, 2-5 p.m., Mercer School gymnasium. 715-776-4588. Sunday,... Full story
Dennis L. 'Blackie' Ramme
KING, Wis. - Dennis L. "Blackie" Ramme, 66, a native of Ironwood, Mich., died Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, where he had resided for the past several years. He... Full story
James Kenneth 'Jarv' Jarvey
WAUSAU, Wis. - James Kenneth "Jarv" Jarvey, 64, of Ontonagon, Mich., formally of South Range, Mich., passed away at Aspirius Wausau Hospital on March 10, 2016, after a short illness. Kenny was born on... Full story
John Heenan Jr.
TULSA, Okla. - John Hugh Heenan Jr., 51, died on Friday, March 11, 2016, at his home in Tulsa. He was born March 30, 1964, to John Hugh and Geraldine Lynne (Fibish) Heenan, of Oklahoma City. He moved... Full story