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Powell: Ironwood finances improved since '17-18 audit

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD — While Thursday’s audit presentation isn’t expected to bring good news regarding the state of the Ironwood Area Schools’ fund balance at the end of last year, Superintendent Travis...

 

Hurley fire chief credit card counts debated

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — A hearing on a motion to dismiss theft and credit card charges against former Hurley Fire Department Chief Darrell Petrusha was continued Monday afternoon in Iron County Court. Iron County Judge...

 

Ontonagon Area School bathroom facelift completed

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON — The Ontonagon Area School has completed its new bathroom project. Superintendent Jim Bobula told the Board of Education Monday the bathroom renovations are now complete. “Floor to ceiling we have a...

 
 By Steve Newman    News    October 15, 2018

Color Peak

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The sun came out Saturday to help outdoor enthusiasts enjoy their visit to Copper Peak for the facility's first "Light to Night Festival." The festival ran from noon into the...

 

Pie social draws crowd to township church

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The parking area next to St. John's Lutheran Church was full and cars lined a section of Airport Road in Ironwood Township Saturday as the church held its annual pie social...

 
 By Steve Newman    News    October 15, 2018

Madison Bach Musicians fill theatre with joyful music

IRONWOOD — A small but enthusiastic crowd enjoyed a musical performance from the Madison Bach Musicians Saturday night at the Historic Ironwood Theatre. The group is passionate about bringing the authentic sound of the Baroque musicians of the...

 

Bessemer US 2 lane talks continue

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER - While no decisions are expected any time soon, talks continued Friday regarding the number of lanes U.S. 2 should have through Bessemer. A...

 

Rural ambulance costs high, rising in Gogebic County

Editor’s note: This is the second story in a three-part series on the Nov. 6 ambulance millage vote for Gogebic County. By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com While Beacon Ambulance presently provides ambulance service to much of Gogebic...

 

A survivor's journey

By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com MARENISCO - Nan Powell of Marenisco used to be a teacher in the Watersmeet Township School District. "I'm retired," she kidded in a recent interview with The...

 

Jackson Creek project gets new target end date

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD — While the date remains dependent on the weather, the Michigan Department of Transportation announced a new target for when the Jackson Creek Bridge project will be completed. The...

 

NMU places idea kiosk in GCC student lounge

By LARRY HOLCOMBE lholcombe@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Gogebic Community College student Savannah Westie, of Mass City, knows about hard work, having hauled hay at a friend's farm near her home...

 

Gogebic County voters face crucial ambulance question

Editor’s note: This is the first story in a three-part series explaining the ambulance millage request that will be on the Gogebic County ballot in the Nov. 6 election. By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — While Michigan’s Nove...

 

Steady downpour sets record here

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Record rainfall for the 24-hour period to 7 a.m. Wednesday has sent Ironwood's 2018 precipitation total to nearly 11 inches above average. A...

 

Gogebic-Iron airport to receive $650,000 fire-rescue vehicle

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com BESSEMER — It appears Gogebic County will receive a $650,000 fire and rescue vehicle for the Gogebic-Iron Airport at a cost of $8,125. The county board of supervisors on Wednesday approved a resolution...

 

Flood watch on in Gogebic County

BESSEMER — Gogebic County Emergency Government Coordinator Jim Loeper told the county board of supervisors Wednesday there were high water issues throughout the county, including possible flooding of the Presque Isle River in the Marenisco area....

 

New charges filed against Mercer murder defendant

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Additional charges have been filed against one of the men accused of participating in the murder a Lac du Flambeau man in Mercer on Dec. 22. Assistant Attorney General Richard Dufour, lead...

 

Additional Iron County threat charges filed against Gollubske

By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY — Additional threat counts have been filed against an 81-year-old Kimball, Wis., man who has been bound over for trial on a charge of making a terroristic threat at the Marshfield Clinic in Mercer...

 

Housing secretary files suit against Ontonagon officials, resident

By JAN TUCKER jantuck@jamadots.com ONTONAGON — The secretary of the Ontonagon Housing Commission filed suit in Ontonagon County Circuit Court Monday, against one village councilman, one member of the Village Housing Commission, one resident of the...

 

Jackson Creek bridge unlikely to be finished this month

By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com WAKEFIELD — Residents looking to travel east from Wakefield will have to continue taking the detour around Lake Gogebic if they want to use M-28, as the Jackson Creek bridge project isn’t expected...

 

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