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IRON COUNTY

The name of victim has not been released.
Ty A. Juoni, who was with the department for 18 years, retired after the alleged incident.
Heavy rains poured down on Saxon Harbor several years ago and the Oronto Creek became a rushing wall of water that washed boats miles into Lake Superior.
Alcohol and speed were likely factors in a fatal ATV crash early Sunday in Iron County, authorities said.A 50-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash at the intersection of Spring Camp Road and Whiteside Street in the Town of P...

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One person was killed in a crash involving a car and a semi early Tuesday on U.S. Highway 2 in Iron County.The Iron County Sheriff's Office reported that the crash occurred just before 4 a.m. near the intersection of Highway 2 and state Highway 1...
After Saxon Harbor was devastated by flooding in the summer of 2016, Iron County has now received stewardship funding to help rebuild the recreation area. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources awarded Iron County a $1 million grant to rep...
SAXON, WIS. -- Greg Massoglia's gaze swept across Lake Superior on this June morning, and he liked what he saw. Not another boat in sight. "One thing about this new regulation," Massoglia said. "It gave me a private fishing area. Everyone goes to...
SAXON, Wis. -- For those who knew Saxon Harbor the way it once was, it's still difficult to see the harbor now. "It was almost like a death in the family. I didn't even want to come down here," said Greg Massoglia, an avid Lake Superior angler fr...
A 45-year-old Saxon, Wis., man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison with no possibility of parole for the March 2016 murder of a bartender at an Iron County tavern.Donald Rick was sentenced Thursday in Iron County Circuit Court in the death o...
Nearly two months have passed since Grace Hines and her husband, Bill, watched a powerful storm through flashes of lightning from their bar as the rain poured down on Saxon Harbor."I never experienced rain like that. It was torrential. It was bib...

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Authorities in Iron County are seeking the public's help in locating a 68-year-old man missing since Friday afternoon. The Iron County Sheriff's Office reported Saturday night that Alan Kangas is missing in the Iron Belt area, about 10 miles sout...
The city of Hurley has been found to be in violation of federal and state drinking water standards, leaving officials trying to pinpoint the cause of the problem.
In a shift in strategy, Gogebic Taconite may build up to four smaller open-pit iron ore mines as a way of limiting damage to wetlands on a proposed mine site in northern Wisconsin.

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