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Veterans ride for freedom PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 1:11 PM

After performing the blessing of the bikes ceremony, Kimberly Sims of Ontonagon hopped on her motorcycle and joined the Veterans Freedom Ride and memorial poker run on Aug. 24. She is a member of the Christian Motorcycle Alliance (CMA) and ABATE motorcycle organization.

WIC board, teachers approve 2-year pact
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 1:11 PM

IRON RIVER—West Iron County’s teachers and the school district both approved a new two-year contract on Aug. 19.

Will IR street stay closed?
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 1:10 PM

IRON RIVER—At its regular Aug. 21 meeting, the Iron River City Council discussed the possibility of abandoning a section of Blossom Street that is currently blocked off due to road damage.

Trooper hurt during pursuit
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 1:10 PM

IRON RIVER—On Aug. 23 at approximately 12:15 a.m., a trooper from the Iron Mountain Post was injured while responding to an suspicious situation on Genesee Street.

Wheeee! PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:43 PM

Fair weather prevailed Aug. 17 on the midway of the Iron County Fair, as these youngsters delight in a ride aboard a friendly alligator. Sunny, mild weather arrived for the first day of the fair and never left stayed throughout its four-day run. More fair photos are on page 2, and we will have more fair coverage (4-H market livestock, horse pull, demo derby, etc.) in next week’s edition.

Road Board may look at scarifying poor pavement pavement?
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:43 PM

IRON RIVER—Some paved roads that are in poor condition may be better off if they are “scarified”–returned to a unpaved surface. It’s been done in Iron County before.

CF Council looks into parking fines
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:42 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS—At its Aug. 12 meeting here, the City Council discussed the city’s ordinance regarding parking on public highways within the city.

‘Outstanding retailer’
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:41 PM

Fred Angeli honored by grocers’ group
LANSING—Michigan Grocers Association (MGA) has announced that the inaugural Al Kessel Outstanding Achievement Award recipients are Iron River’s Fred Angeli of Angeli Foods and Spartan Stores Inc. of Grand Rapids.

Ice Lake Clinic reopens after renovation PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:23 PM

NorthStar Health System staff and those involved in the revamping of the Ice Lake Clinic gather around the improved space during the Ice Lake dedication ceremony on July 31. Pictured, from left, front, Linda Gicius, Jill Sundell, Tracey Nelson and Sharon Weber; center, Leanne Phillips, Shari Ponozzo; back, Mike Dobson, Dr. Kim Mahler and Betsy Stegbauer.

Usage-based sewer rate hike approved
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:22 PM

IRON RIVER—After hearing public comment for close to an hour, the Iron River City Council voted July 31 to approve an increase in city sewer rates based on usage.