Aspirus Health shutting down hospital, emergency services at facility in U.P.
ONTONAGON COUNTY, MI -- Residents in Ontonagon County may soon need to leave the county for emergency medical services as Aspirus Health announced Tuesday it is ending emergency and hospital services at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital. According to WLUC-6, the hospital will transition to a rural health clinic effective April 20, 2024.
Applicants sought for 2024 YCC program
The Ottawa National Forest is looking for applicants for this summer’s Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program. This program is designed to accomplish needed conservation work on public lands, provide gainful employment for young men and women, and help develop an understanding and appreciation of the Nation’s natural environment and heritage.
Watersmeet Township Introduces CodeRED Emergency Alert System for Local Residents
Watersmeet Township has partnered with CodeRED® to offer free emergency alerts to residents and visitors. These alerts will include weather and traffic updates, as well as emergency situations. They will be sent via email, phone, or text message. To sign up, individuals can register online or text “NIMROD” to “24639”. Once registered, users will receive notifications about potential threats.
L'Anse, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Ontonagon Area High School basketball team will have a game with L'Anse High School on February 22, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
A Bruce Crossing Man has been Arrested for Domestic Assault
A Bruce Crossing man has been arrested on domestic assault charges in Ontonagon County. The Ontonagon County Sheriff reports that on Saturday deputies were called out to a location on a domestic assault call. The sheriff arrested a 57-year-old Bruce Crossing man for domestic assault. The man was transported to the Ontonagon County Jail and is held on a 7,500 dollar bond. No other information has been released at this time.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.17 and $3.29 in Watersmeet as of 2024-02-17. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.282, a week ago the price is $3.183 , according to AAA.
Sabrina Ullman: Back to mild temps this weekend
Tonight will have passing clouds and overnight lows mostly in the single digits. A persistent northwest wind will keep wind chills below zero. There is a chance of a trace of snow tonight for areas close to the international border. The South Shore also has a chance of a trace of snow for Iron County and the U.P. Gogebic and Ontonagon Counties are under a Winter Weather Advisory until 6 am Saturday due to the possibility of having 1-3 inches of accumulation in some areas.
No Injuries Reported in Single Vehicle Accident in Ontonagon County
No injuries were reported in a vehicle–deer accident this morning in Ontonagon County. At 6:30 am Alvin Loukka of Bruce Crossing was traveling west on East One Mile road when a deer jumped out in front of his vehicle. He was unable to maneuver out of the way and hit the deer causing extensive damage to his vehicle. Loukka reported no injuries to himself in the accident. Al Towing was called out to remove the vehicle from the roadway.
Tips for Motorists: Navigating Common Deer Collisions in Upper Michigan
No injuries were reported in a vehicle-deer accident this morning in Ontonagon County. At 6:30am, Alvin Loukka of Bruce Crossing was traveling west on East One Mile Road when a deer unexpectedly darted in front of his vehicle. Loukka was unable to avoid striking the animal resulting in extensive damage to his automobile.
Film shot partially in Land O’ Lakes to premiere later this month at Gateway
A free movie premiere will take place later this month at the Gateway Lodge of a short film that was partially shot in Land O’ Lakes. The film, “The Last Rung on the Ladder,” is adapted from a short story by famed horror author Stephen King. A number of scenes from the film were shot in various Land O’ Lakes locations earlier this year, in addition to other scenes shot in Oshkosh.
Trail Report – : Land O’ Lakes, Wisconsin – February 13, 2024
Lakes are frozen solid and it did snow 1/2 of an inch last night. Looks better (temps in the 20’s) but still a long way to go,. We WILL open the trails as soon as Mother Nature cooperates. Have not thrown in the towel yet. News and Reports:. Frosty...
Ontonagon, February 13 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Watersmeet High School basketball team will have a game with Ontonagon Area High School on February 13, 2024, 16:45:00 CST.
Copper Shores Community Health Foundation distributes Giving Tuesday checks to nonprofits
The Ontonagon County Cancer Association and 31 Backpacks were just two of the nonprofits that were awarded Friday.
Highschool Basketball | 12 February Ontonagon Girls Game Notice
The Ontonagon Girls Basketball team will have a Conference game with Watersmeet(Watersmeet, MI) on 12 February, 2024, 7:15 PM. As of now, Gladiators has won 8 games and lost 15 games, and the winning rate is 0.348.
Wakefield, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Watersmeet High School basketball team will have a game with Wakefield-Marenisco High School on February 20, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Aspirus to discontinue hospital, emergency services in Ontonagon
ONTONAGON, Mich. (WLUC) - Aspirus Health will end hospital and emergency services in Ontonagon in April, according to a Tuesday morning announcement, while making a multi-million dollar expansion at its Laurium hospital. Aspirus says it will transition Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital to a rural health clinic. The company says this will...
Center receives arts council grant
Land O’ Lakes Arts (LOLA) was recently awarded a $650 grant from the Northern Arts Council that will partially fund three community arts projects during its winter programming, “Community Through Creating,” now through April. The projects include a collaborative community weaving project, open mic music and poetry...
Wakefield, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Watersmeet High School basketball team will have a game with Wakefield-Marenisco High School on February 20, 2024, 18:30:00 CST.
Ironwood, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Ontonagon Area High School basketball team will have a game with Luther L Wright High School on February 20, 2024, 18:31:00 CST.
Watersmeet, February 19 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Ewen-Trout Creek High School basketball team will have a game with Watersmeet High School on February 19, 2024, 16:30:00 CST.