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GCC cosmetology program reveals new, improved branding

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - GCC Cosmetology unveiled its branding strategy at a Thursday afternoon celebration held at Gogebic Community College. Invitees gathered around s...

 
 News    April 19, 2019 

Silver Express gears up for spring tour

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - The nine singers and performers in Hurley's Silver Express are finishing up their final rehearsals in the coming days as they prepare for the...

 
 News    April 19, 2019 

Ewen hunter found guilty of deer poaching

ONTONAGON — A Ewen man who claimed the “laws of nature” decree that “he did not need a license to hunt deer, was found guilty of just that in an Ontonagon jury trial Thursday. Ronald Ehinger, 68, was charged with two counts of taking an...

 

Wilton warns parents of online dangers

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Attendees of the iGuardian parent program listened to Special Agent Todd Wilton, with the Department of Homeland Security, discuss tips on...

 

Iron County students tour timber companies

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Hurley and Mercer students in Iron County's Woods and Waters program had a chance to see some of the commercial uses of the trees in the...

 

Bessemer board of education pushes pending millage

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — More than a dozen local citizens gathered Tuesday evening at A.D. Johnston Junior andHigh School in Bessemer for an informational session on a continuing millage proposed by the Bessemer Area...

 

Kids hear of online dangers

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Elementary students at Luther L. Wright K-12 School gathered in the gymnasium on Monday to hear a special agent with the Department of Homeland...

 

Bessemer council passes second marijuana ordinance

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — The Bessemer city council voted Monday evening to pass an ordinance to prohibit zoning in relation to the enterprise of recreational marijuana. The unanimous vote followed the second reading of...

 

Ontonagon valuation on rise compared to previous years

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON — Ontonagon County Equalization Director, Ann Marie Husar had some good news for the Ontonagon County Board Tuesday. Husar said the valuation of Ontonagon County in 2018 has risen by 2.5% over the...

 

Brewster's wins top awards at GCC Foundation's Taste of Gogebic Range

IRONWOOD - The Gogebic Community College Foundation threw a party Monday to benefit the college. The 10th annual Taste of the Gogebic Range drew a crowd Monday evening filling the David G. Lindquist...

 

Ramsay Post Office remains closed

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com RAMSAY - The U.S. Post Office in Ramsay has been locked for more than five weeks, since regional postal authorities in Grand Rapids posted a notice of closure...

 

Ironwood to consider refinancing bonds

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — Ironwood Area Schools may soon be paying less on some of its bonds as the district’s board of education approved a resolution explore refinancing its older bonds Monday. The measure would...

 

Bessemer VFW holds annual Easter egg hunt

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - Kids waited for the countdown before scrambling to load their baskets with eggs during Bessemer's annual Easter egg hunt held at the VFW on...

 

Skiers hit slopes for end of season fun at Indianhead

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - People hit the slopes at Indianhead Mountain on Saturday trying to squeeze in a few more runs before the ski resort closed for the season....

 

Hurley Lions Club holds annual pancake breakfast

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The smell of sizzling butter and frying flapjacks filled the Iron County Memorial Building during the Hurley Lion’s Club annual pancake breakfast on Sunday. Jerry Pisani, club president, said...

 

McIntosh returns to HIT, sings Ronstadt hits

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — Braving blizzard conditions, Tristan McIntosh and fellow band members of the Linda Ronstadt Experience drove from Minneapolis, Minn. to...

 

Finance committee approves county vehicle purchase

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County employees likely won’t have to use their own vehicles when traveling out of the area for work, after the Iron County Board of Supervisors’ finance committee recommended purchas...

 

Longtime snowmobile club picks up ORV trail maintenance

WAKEFIELD — After decades of work with snowmobile trails, the Gogebic Range Trail Authority is expanding its work to support ORV use in the region, according to club president Steve Hamilton. The GRTA recently became part of a Michigan Department...

 

FEMA begins payment process for 2018 storms

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The process of reimbursing local communities for damaged sustained during a pair of storms last year is under way as the Federal Emergency Management Agency has begun issuing checks to Iron...

 

GOCAA makes delivery changes for food distribution

By BRYAN HELLIOS bhellios@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - The Gogebic-Ontonagon Community Action Agency has made changes to its monthly delivery of groceries through its Commodity Supplemental Food...

 

Bessemer DDA gets mini-marketing grant from WUPPDR

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Members of Bessemer’s Downtown Development Authority learned Thursday that they received an $8,000 grant from the Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region. City manager Charly...

 

Contractor recommended for Saxon Harbor campground rebuild

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Iron County won’t be able to officially award the contract until federal officials sign off, but the county’s forestry committee recommended a contractor for building Saxon Harbor’s camp...

 

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