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Author: Jesse Baroka

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HURLEY – As of last night the Iron County Health Department in Hurley is reporting 4 new positive COVID-19 cases and 3 more recovered cases.  That brings Iron Counties case count to 41 with nearly half 21 being reported as recovered in Iron County.  1 death as a result of COVID-19 in Iron County since […]

IRONWOOD – Officials with the Ironwood Area Schools have begun laying out the district’s tentative plans for the return to school in the fall as the state continues to grapple with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the rising case count recently observed in our local area.  One of the biggest things still up in the […]

IRONWOOD – If you have to pay a bill to Ironwood Township leave the cash at home. The Board of Trustees decided to restrict cash payments because handling currency and coins increases the risk of transmitting the coronavirus. Officials tell the Daily Globe that the number of cash payments had decreased at the beginning of […]

MERCER – Apparently Iron County is a popular hang out place for Moose.  Eight of the 36 probable or confirmed moose sightings in Wisconsin last year were in Iron County, according to data from the Department of Natural Resources. Three of those sightings were in Mercer, two were listed as in Hurley, two were from […]

IRONWOOD – Paving projects continue in Ironwood.  A crew with Northwoods Paving started laying new blacktop on Country Club Road in Ironwood yesterday morning. New blacktop will be put down on several blocks on Ayer Street near the High School Building in the next week.  Milling has already taken place in that nearly half mile […]

ASHLAND – An off-duty Ashland County Deputy Sheriff died in an accident on Saturday. The Sheriff’s Office reports Deputy Dylan Alan Wegner crashed his UTV near Cammerer Lake in the town of Jacobs in southern Ashland County. Wegner had been with the department for the last 3 years, Sheriff Mick Brennan tells the Daily Press […]

July 22, 2020

IRON / GOGEBIC COUNTIES – Iron County Public Health is reporting a total of 37 positive COVID-19 cases and 1 death since the pandemic began in March. This reporting is residents of Iron County only.  The Michigan Department of Health reporting 5 additional Gogebic County Cases since Monday nights Western U.P. Heath Department numbers were […]

IRONWOOD – The Ironwood Area School District makes changes to physical exam requirements in the 2020-2021 school year. Red Devil student-athletes in all grades who received a valid sports physical during the past school year are not required to have another physical for the 2020-2021 school year but will need to complete a MHSAA Sport […]

HURLEY — The Hurley school board will decide the start of the school year and the fate of the fall sports season at its regular meeting in August.  The unanimous decision on Monday came after school administrator Kevin Genisot recommended the regular meeting date of Aug. 17, as opposed to an Aug. 5 special meeting […]

IRONWOOD – A long-time Ironwood pizzeria is now liquidating its business. The owners of Angelo’s Pizza posted on Facebook they were unable to find a buyer for the 40-year-old business so they are now selling off the equipment and product inventory at their Roosevelt Street store. Angelo’s closed in March due to the coronavirus outbreak […]