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Hurley receives clean audit report for 2017

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — The Hurley City Council accepted a favorable audit report for 2017 at Tuesday’s regular monthly meeting. The audit by Wipfli LLP found “no unusual transactions,” council members learned....

 

City commission opts out on marijuana sales for six months

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - The Ironwood City Commission on Monday approved an ordinance to prohibit marijuana establishments in the city for six months, when the issue will...

 

Wakefield council leans to discouraging marijuana business

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD - The Wakefield city council voted Monday to have city attorney Ray O'Dea draw up an ordinance stating the city will opt out of allowing marijuana...

 

Township schedules budget workshop

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — After hearing from residents at the last meeting, the Ironwood Township Board of Trustees decided more work was needed on next year’s budget; with the board Monday scheduling a...

 

Claudettes deliver holiday cheer

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Excited patrons of the Historic Ironwood Theatre packed the house for Saturday night's annual Claudette Christmas show, during which they were...

 

Mercer Candy Cane event draws festive crowd

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com MERCER - The first combined Candy Cane Christmas Celebration was a big success in Mercer Saturday. In past years, the traditional Candy Cane Christmas parade...

 

GCC surveys area business needs

IRONWOOD — Gogebic Community College is conducting a survey of business and industry the region to assess ways in which the college can assist businesses with their training needs. One of the college’s 2018-2019 institutional goals calls for...

 

Duffy talks government shutdown, border wall

By LARRY HOLCOMBE lholcombe@yourdailyglobe.com MERCER, Wis. – U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wausau, held a series of town halls in his Seventh Congressional District Friday, starting with a small...

 

Iron County gets jump on opening snowmobile trails

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com While Iron County opened its snowmobile trails this week, other Wisconsin counties will wait until Dec. 15 to do so. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials said lack of snow and trail easements...

 

Sub-zero weather hits Gogebic Range

IRONWOOD — The first blast of sub-zero weather arrived on the Gogebic Range overnight, as Ironwood experienced a Thursday-Friday low reading of minus-8 degrees. That was well off the record of 22-below set in 1936, however, according to statistics...

 

Ironwood schedules Monday hearing to opt out of marijuana business

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — The Ironwood City Commission has scheduled a public hearing for Monday at 5:20 p.m. on an ordinance to prohibit marijuana establishments in the city. The ordinance is designed to protect public...

 

Gasper bound over to stand trial in Saxon traffic fatality

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY - A Superior, Wis., man who is charged in a fatal March 27 traffic accident in Saxon was bound over for trial Thursday. Jesse Troy Gasper, 34, faces...

 

Iron County, Highline among WisDOT grant recipients

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Department of Transportation issued more than $6 million in funds to enhance and support transportation resources for seniors and individuals with disabilities, according...

 

Marijuana legal today in Michigan

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com Marijuana is legal for adults in Michigan today as Proposal 1 officially takes effect. The initiative was approved by 56 percent of Michigan voters in the November mid-term election. It allows adults 21 and...

 

Most Iron snowmobile trails open

HURLEY — Iron County snowmoible trails opened Wednesday, according to the Hurley Chamer of Commerce. The White Thunder Riders had three groomers out in the morning and reported that 80 miles of trail in northern Iron County were groomed. Today,...

 

TRIO students hear dangers of impaired driving

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - While the members of Gogebic Community College's TRIO program have undoubtedly heard they shouldn't drink and drive before, Michigan state...

 

Ex-wrestler spreads message of inspiration to area students

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Marc Mero went from having a dream as a kid to living it, then losing it all. At 55, he's living a new dream. The motivational speaker addressed...

 

Hurley man pleads to Gogebic weapons charge

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — A Hurley resident pleaded guilty to a reduced weapons charge in Gogebic County Circuit Court Tuesday. Christopher James Michelic, 22, pleaded to attempted possession of a dangerous weapon,...

 

Bessemer commends local pathmaker for new bluff option

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — Bessemer City Council members on Monday formally commended a Bessemer resident who almost single-handedly created a new trail option to connect with an original trail behind Bluff Valley Park....

 

Bessemer council moves toward 'opting out' on marijuana

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — At its regular meeting Monday evening, the Bessemer city council voted to authorize city manager Charly Loper to draw up an ordinance that would allow the city to “opt out” of opening a lot of...

 

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