At the Veterans Benefit Forum held Sept. 14 at the Windsor Center in Iron River, Sharon Abbott discusses VA cemeteries, burial benefits and the new rural initiative with area veteran Charles Rivard. Abbott is a program support assistant with the... more
The Iron County Museum recently hosted students from Northland Pines School in Eagle River, Wis., and a group of students from Beijing, China. Audrey Ridolphi (left) and Bernadette Passamini (right) gave students a tour of the grounds. The students... more
Forest Park’s Lee Graff takes a hard hit from a Hurley defender during a first-half play in the game against the Gremlins Sept. 12 as several other burly “Midgets” close in. Graff still ran for 163 yards and a touchdown. CRYSTAL FALLS—Forest Park’s... more
Why did the turtle cross the road?  So he could hitch a ride to school with D.J. Flood. This curious, rarely-seen wood turtle was brought to school by Flood. He said that in his history of tromping through the swamps, it is the first one he has come... more