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 By Tom LaVenture    News    June 4, 2021

EDC pleased with business growth

IRONWOOD — The Memorial Day weekend offered a glimpse of a city emerging from a pandemic and excited to be open again in time for the summer, according to members of the Ironwood Economic Development Corporation at their Thursday meeting.  John Wy...

 
 By Tom LaVenture    News    June 4, 2021

Veteran receives honorary diploma

BESSEMER - There was a senior among seniors at the A.D. Johnston High School commencement exercise this past Friday in Bessemer.  Bessemer Area School District presented an honorary diploma to...

 
 By P.J. Glisson    News    June 4, 2021

GOCAA helps provide nutrition

By P.J. GLISSON [email protected] Area residents in need of groceries can find both relief and support in two federal programs aimed at helping persons who meet requirements relating to income,...

 

First Nations group to perform First Friday

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] IRONWOOD — Live entertainment returns to First Fridays starting with the Woodland Sky Native American Dance Company. Woodland Sky, a theatrical, authentic performance group of Ojibwe, Menominee,...

 

Extension evolves with pandemic

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] BESSEMER — One silver lining from the pandemic might be improved access to Michigan State University Extension programming, according to the district director who addressed the Gogebic County Board of...

 

Ironwood finalizing fiscal budget

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] IRONWOOD — The Ironwood City Commission held its last of several budget workshops in the past few months as members will consider approval of a proposed 2021-22 fiscal year budget on June 14. There is...

 

Wakefield VFW, Legion join forces on Memorial Day

By P.J. GLISSON [email protected] WAKEFIELD - A Memorial Day service at Lakeside Cemetery in Wakefield began with a parade of colors by the combined Honor Guard of American Legion Post 11 and...

 

Ironwood honors the fallen

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] IRONWOOD - The skies were bright and sunny for the Ironwood Memorial Day services that included a parade and ceremonies at the Veterans monument at...

 

ATV death in Oma

OMA, Wis. — A Hazelhurst man died as a result of injuries from an all-terrain vehicle crash in Oma on Saturday, according to a press release from the Iron County Sheriff’s Office. County emergency dispatch received a 911 call at approximately...

 

Wakefield-Marenisco gives drive-by tribute to graduates

By P.J. GLISSON [email protected] WAKEFIELD - Temperatures in the 40s did not lessen the enthusiasm of a Thursday evening drive-by tribute to seniors that were set to graduate from...

 

Historical society breaks ground at site of museum, heritage park

By CHARITY SMITH [email protected] ERWIN TOWNSHIP - The East End Schoolhouse, a one room school that was built in 1915, will soon have a new spot and purpose. The Erwin Township Historical...

 

Gogebic County approves land swap

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] BESSEMER — The Gogebic County Forestry and Parks Commission will have improved access to interior areas of Little Girls Point area properties, following a land swap agreement that was approved by the C...

 

Former priest sentenced in Ontonagon sex abuse case

LANSING — A former Catholic priest will serve from eight to 15 years in prison following a sentencing hearing on Wednesday in Ontonagon County Court, according to a Thursday announcement from the office of the Michigan Attorney General. Gary...

 
 By P.J. Glisson    News    May 27, 2021

Wakefield-Marenisco students enjoy group exercise again

WAKEFIELD - After a school shutdown in March of 2020, followed by fluctuating restrictions ever since, students at Wakefield-Marenisco K-12 School have just begun enjoying their regular activities in...

 
 By Tom LaVenture    News    May 27, 2021

ATV-UTV Rally opens summer riding season

HURLEY — Local and visiting all-terrain and utility vehicle riders will converge on Iron County this weekend for the Memorial Day ATV/ UTV Rally from today through Sunday as the kick-off event of the summer trail riding season. The annual rally...

 

Hurley school board approves science lab bid

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] HURLEY — The Hurley School Board selected the general contractor to build its new science lab over the summer during a special meeting on Monday. The school board 4-0 selected Nasi Construction, LLC,...

 

Memorial Day events return from pandemic

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] Area posts of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars are again hosting Memorial Day events as the pandemic rules now allow for most outdoor...

 

Marijuana permit application reviewed

By TOM LAVENTURE [email protected] IRONWOOD — A local company’s plan to open an adult-use marijuana retail outlet along with grower and processing permits has a site plan and conditional use permit hearing on Thursday with the Ironwoo...

 

Craft fair includes promotions for HOPE, DOVE

By P.J. GLISSON [email protected] HURLEY - A Hurley craft and vendor fair on Saturday drew a steady, cheerful crowd to Silver Street, where about a dozen booths or tables were established....

 
 By Tom LaVenture    News    May 22, 2021

Northwoods Manufacturing holds open house

HURLEY, Wis. - The students of the Northwoods Manufacturing program at the Hurley K-12 School opened their doors on Thursday for the first public event at the wood and metal shop since the $1.3...

 

Iron County Fair set for Aug. 5-8

SAXON, Wis. — The Iron County Fair Board met Thursday and voted to go ahead with the 2021 fair for this summer. “After the incredible progress our community has made over the last year, the board felt confident that the fair could take place...

 
 By P.J. Glisson    News    May 22, 2021

E-TC presents 'Evening of the Arts'

EWEN - A Thursday Evening of the Arts at Ewen-Trout Creek School welcomed an appreciative audience, starting with a highly colorful art show and ending with a concert encore and a standing ovation....

 

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