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John O.

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John O.

2:00 pm 6:00 pm


Author: Jesse Baroka

GOGEBIC / IRON COUNTY –The Michigan Department of Health reporting 2204 COVID cases in Gogebic County no increase since yesterday.  Ontonagon County with 768 no increase since yesterday.  The Wisconsin Department of Health reports 863 cases in Iron County no increase in cases since Friday.  Health officials in Michigan report 37,114 newly confirmed cases of […]

HURLEY – The Hurley School District clearing up rumors of classes going virtual.  Kevin Genisot of the Hurley School District posting a statement on the WUPM Facebook page that reads “Although there were some rumors circulating that Hurley might go virtual, that was never even an option or a consideration. A virtual education usually causes […]

WAKEFIELD – The Wakefield – Marenisco Schools Mask Policy discussed on Monday. The Wakefield – Marenisco School Board at their meeting on Monday, discussed the continuation of masking policies. The Globe reports masking has been the topic of conversation during previous meetings, and at the last meeting the board decided to keep masking in place […]

IRONWOOD – Ironwood Schools deciding to Continue with In-Person Classes despite the high amount of COVID cases around the community. During a meeting Monday night of the Ironwood Area Schools Board of Education, Superintendent Travis Powell said the number of COVID-19 cases in Gogebic County are the highest they’ve ever been. Despite the rise of […]

BESSEMER – Due to the rapid rise in case counts of COVID in our area, and the high transmission rate of the Omicron variant, inmate visitation at the Gogebic County Jail will be cancelled until further notice. Applicant and license fingerprinting is also cancelled until further notice. The Gogebic County Sheriffs Office also recommending that […]

BARAGA TOWNSHIP – A Baraga man was killed Monday morning while working at Besse Forest Products.  The Baraga County Sheriff’s Office says 61-year-old Raymond Bellaire of Baraga had been working on a piece of heavy equipment. He was pinned between the loader arms and the frame.  Bellaire was pronounced dead at the scene.  According to […]

GOGEBIC / IRON COUNTY –The Michigan Department of Health reporting 2204 COVID cases in Gogebic County no increase since yesterday.  Ontonagon County with 768 no increase since yesterday.  The Wisconsin Department of Health reports 863 cases in Iron County no increase in cases since Friday.  Health officials in Michigan report 37,114 newly confirmed cases of […]

HANCOCK, Mich. – The Western Upper Peninsula Health Department (WUPHD) recommends residents take a few steps when testing positive on an at-home COVID-19 test.  The health department recommends you Isolate for 5 days from the start of your symptoms or if no symptoms, the day you took the test.  Notify all your close contacts that […]

HURLEY – The Hurley School District at their meeting last night updating their COVID policy.  The districts new policy states that if a student tests positive for COVID 19 they may attend classes in person after 5 days if they have no symptoms but must wear a mask for the next 5 days while attending […]

WATERSMEET – Watersmeet Schools Return to In-Person Learning with Added Safety Protocols. After going to remote learning for all of last week due to the surge in COVID-19 cases in the area, Watersmeet Township Schools will resume in-person learning today, with some changes to safety protocols. Through the end of the month, Superintendent George Peterson […]