TOP HEADLINES

Conquering the heat

Jace Cavalieri of Castlerock, Colo., cools down by dumping a bucket of water over his head on a slide at West Lake in Spread Eagle, Wis. Cavalieri is in town visiting his grandparents, Deanna and Dave Draves, for the summer. Thursday’s high ...

July 3, 2020

COVID-19 cases rise; Iron medical facility employee tests positive

By: By Daily News staff

The number of new COVID-19 positives took a significant jump Thursday, both locally and throughout the region. The Dickinson-Iron District Health Department posted two new cases in Dickinson County, bringing its total to eight, plus a new ...

July 3, 2020

Stay home for Fourth of July, Wisconsin health officials say

By: By TODD RICHMOND

MADISON, Wis. (AP) —Wisconsin health officials urged people Thursday to spend the Fourth of July weekend at home as coronavirus infections surge in the state. The number of confirmed cases per day in the U.S. climbed to an all-time high ...

July 3, 2020

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SPORTS

Iron Mountain 19U shut out at Gladstone

By: By John Vrancic

GLADSTONE — The Gladstone Indians got the start they wanted here Wednesday night in a 6-0 baseball triumph over Iron Mountain in an Upper Peninsula Under-19 League contest. A three-run homer to left-centerfield by Dan Martin got the Indians ...

July 3, 2020

WIAA to seed football playoffs

STEVENS POINT, Wis. — Announced in their Spring Bulletin, the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association is going to implement a computer formula to seed its 2020 football playoffs. The formula and the computer application to process ...

July 3, 2020

MLB cancels All-Star Game for first time since 1945

By: By BETH HARRIS

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodger Stadium’s 40-year wait to host the All-Star Game is going to last even longer. The game scheduled for July 14 was canceled Friday because of the coronavirus pandemic, and Dodger Stadium was awarded the 2022 ...

July 3, 2020