The Daily Newshttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 12:10:21 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 12:10:21 EDT takes plea deal NIKKI YOUNK Staff Writer CRYSTAL FALLS - A former Michigan State Police trooper who won an appeal last year on his 2011 criminal sexual conduct conviction has decided to accept a plea deal instead of move forward with a new trial.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTBenishek visits Bay West College EVAN REID Staff Writer IRON MOUNTAIN - U.S. Rep. Dr. Dan Benishek visited with Dr. Patrick Kennedy, vice president of Bay College West in Iron Mountain, on Tuesday to discuss how the college is using funds to promote vocational education.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT12-plus hour standoff ends in arrest of Ishpeming man ZACH JAY For The Daily News ISHPEMING - An alleged incident of domestic violence and home invasion Monday turned into a more than 12-hour standoff after a 33-year-old Ishpeming man refused to come out of his girlfriend's hom.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTOne county-wide school district? LINDA LOBECK Staff Writer IRON MOUNTAIN - The Iron Mountain School District approved a request from a community committee at Monday's meeting specifically to investigate a community-wide school distric.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTRecord cold set today NIKKI YOUNK Staff Writer IRON MOUNTAIN - Spring weather is expected to return to Dickinson and Iron counties this weekend, but residents will first have to endure some cold temperatures and a winter storm.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT