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Articles from the August 12, 2022 edition


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  • Survey aims to study local impact of arts and culture

    P.J. Glisson|Aug 12, 2022

    A survey now underway is aimed at gauging the economic and social impact of arts and culture in this region. "It kicked off a couple months ago," said Howard Sandin, vice chair of the Upper Peninsula Arts and Culture Alliance, which is based in Marquette. On behalf of the alliance, Sandin said he already has been collecting surveys at several local events such as at last weekend's Main Stage event for the Emberlight Festival. Surveys also will be collected on Saturday, from 6-7 p.m. at the...

  • Gogebic County Fair

    Aug 12, 2022

  • Paavo returns with 52nd running Saturday

    Jason Juno|Aug 12, 2022

    HURLEY - For the first time in three years, there will be a Paavo Nurmi Marathon this weekend. It was canceled, like pretty much everything else, in 2020 because of the pandemic and it didn't happen again in 2021. Fans of the Paavo are pretty excited to have it back for the 52nd running Saturday. As of midday Wednesday, over 160 people were signed up across all the events, including 43 half-marathoners and a similar number for the full 26.2 miles. They may get a lot more signed up in the final...

  • Community Calendar

    Aug 12, 2022

    Email calendar items and community news to [email protected]. For more information, call 906-932-2211. Friday, Aug. 12 Mercer Cribbage, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Mercer Senior Center. Double Trouble, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Serenity Center, Ironwood. Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood. area74.org. Mercer Food Pantry, noon-1 p.m., Railroad Street, Mercer, Wis. Emergencies: 715-476-7655. Government Iron County Land Information Council, 9 a.m., Courthouse, Hurley. GOGEBIC COUNTY FAIR Judging day begins at 8 a.m.; Youth horse sho... Full story

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