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Holiday robbery defendant sentenced to prison

rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Bessemer - The man found guilty of attempting to rob the Ironwood Holiday gas station was sentenced to prison Tuesday in Gogebic County Circuit Court. Chadd Mathias Andert, 36, was sentenced to between three and 15 years in prison for assault with a dangerous weapon. He r

YOURDAILYGLOBE.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Accident used to teach students in Hurley personal finance class

January 18, 2018 By RALPH ANSAMI ransami@yourdailyglobe.com Hurley - After Hurley High School teacher Aaron Bender's vehicle slid off icy U.S. 2 in Saxon early in the winter and plunged down an embankment near a bridge, he is using the experience in his personal finance class. Bender told the Hurley

YOURDAILYGLOBE.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Future of Ojibway Correctional Facility remains uncertain

January 16, 2018 P.J. Glisson/Daily Globe A SIGN ON THE corner of M-64 and Job Corps Road in Marenisco indicates the way to Ojibway Correctional Institute, whose fate remains in question because of declining prison populations. By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com Marenisco - According to the Mi


Ironwood board hears case for bus privatization

January 16, 2018 By RICHARD JENKINS rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com Ironwood - While no decision has been made, the Ironwood Area Schools' Board of Eduction heard the case for privatizing the district's school buses. "Our goal in any district we go to is that when you ask, 'How's your transportation?' T


An address to Ashland City Council, Jan. 9

This coming spring will be the second year since 6th street was supposedly completed. You need to do nothing but drive that road to understand the grave and serious problems with it and I ask this body. What is being done about it? We paid good money for this road and probably are now starting to pa

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-01-17 03:34:00

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One dead in fatal car crash near Glidden 01.17.18 A Park Falls man is dead after his vehicle left the road and struck a tree near Glidden on the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 10. Authorities say Craig Schemberger, 60, was pronounced dead at the scene after lifesaving efforts by Glidden first responder

APG OF WISCONSIN - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Ashland Subscribers Activate Online Access

The Ashland gymnastics team bounced back from a tough weekend by defeating Eau Claire Memorial 128.625-123.975 Monday at the Bretting Center. The Oredockers, who are used to competing for titles on weekends, placed seventh Saturday at River Falls. But they came back with a strong performance against


Porkies lantern-lit event draws both locals, tourists

January 15, 2018 P.J. Glisson/Daily Globe PARK INTERPRETER Bob Wild feeds a fire Saturday for people looking to warm themselves during a lantern-lit trek in the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. By P.J. GLISSON news@yourdailyglobe.com Ontonagon - The Superior Loop at Porcupine Mountains Wi


US Marshals track down wanted man

DANVILLE, Va. - Authorities said one man wanted in connection to a homicide in Danville is now in custody, but a second suspect is still on the run. Danville Police said the US Marshals Fugitive Task Force and Greensboro Police Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested K'Darius Taequan West in Gr

VIRGINIAFIRST.COM - 2018-01-18 00:49:29

Danville Police report 22 crashes today in the area

DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) -- According to Danville Police Lt. Mike Wallace, officers responded to 22 car crashes on Wednesday. Lt. Wallace tells WDBJ7's Hannah Story that one of those crashes resulted in injury. Overall, 24 cars were disabled as a result of the crashes. DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) -- Accor

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-01-18 00:27:00

Man wanted in Danville deadly shooting arrested, search continues for second suspect

Antwan Tucker Jr. was shot in the head on Dec. 22, police say DANVILLE, Va. - A man wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Danville man is now in custody. The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and Greensboro Police Violent Criminal Apprehension Team arrested K'Darius West in Greensboro,

WSLS - 2018-01-18 00:27:29

Snow falling in Danville; up to 6 inches possible

Danville residents awoke to a coating of powdery snow Wednesday morning, and forecasters warned up to half-a-foot could cover the city by late afternoon. By 7 a.m., even pretreated main roads were developing snow covered spots as morning travelers braved the falling snow and cold temperatures. The r

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-01-17 12:38:00

Snow build up in Danville leads to nearly two dozen crashes

Danville, Va. (WDBJ7) - There were rough roads today in Danville because of the snowfall. The pile-up had police responding to almost two dozen crashes. The constant snow fall of the day stopped some people in their tracks. Danville officials reported more than 22 crashes and 24 disabled vehicles.

WDBJ7.COM - 2018-01-18 08:31:00

Court Roundup: Embezzlement, drug cases heard in Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE - Drug, gun, embezzlement and other larceny cases are among those heard in Martinsville General District Court recently. The prosecution dropped but could reinstate a charge of possession of a gun by a nonviolent felon against Kerry Marcel Scales Jr. of Axton. The charges stem from an a

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

First snow of 2018 reaches its end, roads to freeze into Thursday

The first snow storm of 2018 is making lots of children and school teachers happy! The storm which organized over the Carolinas and Virginia dumped incredible snowfall amounts across Southside with a few totals exceeding 9 inches! Why so much snow? The winter storm slowed down as it developed. The s

WSET - 2018-01-17 21:36:29

Chalmers Street fire was accidental, fire marshal says

MARTINSVILLE-The fire that damaged a Chalmers Street home on Sunday was caused by an electrical accident. Martinsville Fire Marshal Ted Anderson released the findings in his investigation Wednesday night, highlighting that a leak was to blame for the fire. "An unnoticed leak from an upstairs kitchen

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2018-01-18 05:15:00

Toledo police kill dog while responding to stove fire

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Police in Toledo say an officer shot and killed a dog they claim attacked him as he responded to a stove fire. Police Sgt. Kevan Toney says the dog charged the officer after he went into the home Tuesday afternoon to make sure everyone was out. The dog bit the officer's leg and l

27 FIRST NEWS - 2018-01-17 22:37:15

Abandoned Toledo amusement park featured in book

When R.W. Bishop opened the Enchanted Forest theme park in north Toledo, he wanted to take the carnival and festival rides he had accumulated over his career of traveling to different fairs and create a stationary park on 14 acres behind his house. A few short years later, Mr. Bishop had to close th

TOLEDO BLADE - 2018-01-17 14:50:33

Museum program opens world of glassblowing to youth

Every week, Mariaja Benton joins a Toledo Museum of Art glassblowing class to mold her lasting design and prove a larger point. "They think we're menaces. They think we're troublemakers. They say we're never going to be something," she said of the general public. "But here we are learning something

TOLEDO BLADE - 2018-01-17 22:31:07

South Toledo woman run over during vehicle theft

A South Toledo woman was run over when she attempted to intervene while her car was being stolen, according to Toledo police. Michelle Thomas, of the 4300 block of Beverly Drive, left her car running at a residence in the 3100 block of Glencarin Avenue at approximately 6:45 p.m. Monday, police said