Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Region reports millions in storm damage


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GOGEBIC RANGE - Attempts to ascertain damage from a mid-April storm that could result in federal emergency funds have been thwarted by yet another storm that started last Saturday night and ended late Tuesday afternoon.

But Heidi DeRosso, 911/emergency coordinator for Gogebic County, told county commissioners last week that her county already has calculated $10.6 million in damages.

On Tuesday, she was among several officials who told The Globe that full calculations - now climbing - are not yet possible, given the new snow.

Michael Kocher, emergency ser...

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