Saturday May 18
Detroit Free Press
The war over wolves: U.P. residents say hunt will control a killer
Plans to tear down an old fudge shop to make way for an inn along Mackinac's bustling Main Street... Wolves increased interactions with residents in Mi...: Western Upper Peninsula residents describe their close encounters with wolves.
Thu May 16, 2013
Peters sentenced to life in prison without parole
Kenneth Wayne Peters, 50, of Bessemer , was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing his wife, 79-year-old Ethel Grzena-Peters, in August.
Tue May 14, 2013
Schools should consider consolidation
The ad reminded me of the Bessemer Area Schools bond proposal. Spending $7 million to repair school buildings that have been obsolete for decades doesn't seem like a wise investment.
Thu May 09, 2013
Oath of office
Gogebic County Clerk and Register of Deeds Gerry Pelissero, right, administers the oath of office to Community Mental Health Authority board members, from left, Margaret Rayner, Ken Wegmeyer and Donald Pezzetti, after the board's annual organizational meeting April 23 in Bessemer.
Thu May 02, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Husband convicted in slaying of Mich. woman, 79
A 50-year-old Upper Peninsula man charged in the disappearance and slaying of his 79-year-old wife has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges.
Wed May 01, 2013
Flooding Concerns in Ironwood, Wakefield
Rising waters are causing concern at a number of spots in Gogebic County and Hurley, Wis.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Bond would create safer, healthier, secure schools
On Tuesday, May 7, voters of Bessemer and Bessemer Township will be asked to vote on the Bessemer Area School District's bond referendum.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Bessemer bond proposal a good option
My name is Bob Berg, president of the Bessemer Board of Education. I feel it is very important at this time to bring you up to date with information concerning the Bessemer Area School District and the current bond issue.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Peters murder trial continues
Jurors heard testimony from a former cell mate of Kenneth Peters who spoke about fixing "damning evidence" during 32nd Circuit Court proceedings on Tuesday at the Gogebic County Courthouse in Bessemer.