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Shamco’s new pink truck hits road for cancer research
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:29 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:43 AM )


Shamco and the Shamion boys -- Eric, Scott, Jerry, Todd and Ryan -- are rolling down the road in their new pink truck for cancer support. (submitted photo)

IRON RIVER—Many individuals, families and organizations have displayed their support for cancer research in recent years by wearing pink.

50th Bass Festival set for this weekend
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:28 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:43 AM )

CRYSTAL FALLS—Summer is the season for festivities, from class reunions to weddings to civic celebrations of all kinds.

FP asked to OK school garden
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:27 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:43 AM )

CRYSTAL FALLS—If several board committees agree, Forest Park will be getting a school garden in the next year.

WIC board OKs staffing moves
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:21 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:43 AM )

IRON RIVER—West Iron County’s School Board filled several staff positions during its June 21 regular meeting, hiring a new teacher and approving a change in assignment for another.

FP budget: Tiny cash balance
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 10:33 AM

CRYSTAL FALLS—Red and Black means more to Forest Park than just the school colors. For the Finance Committee of the School Board, it means the color of the ink on the bottom line of the school budget. Would the school district finish its budget year in the black?

Fourth of July in Iron River, Amasa
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 10:26 AM

IRON RIVER—As the village of Alpha celebrates its centennial, there will also be Fourth of July celebrations going on this Friday in the city of Iron River and the village of Amasa.

Genesee St. project on schedule
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 10:25 AM

IRON RIVER—Normally, Genesee Street hosts a significant portion of the Fourth of July parade every year. But this year, the parade will be redirected as Genesee Street is being rebuilt.

Alpha centennial celebration set
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 10:23 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, July 01, 2014 10:32 AM )

All signs point to a busy week coming up in Alpha, as the village celebrates its centennial July 3 to 5.

ALPHA—The village of Alpha will be celebrating its 100th birthday for three days starting on July 3 and continuing through July 5.
Many activities are scheduled around the circle, on the lawn, by the ball court and at the pavilion in Alpha.

ICMCF hold ribbon cutting during open house PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:26 AM

The Iron County Medical Care Facility and the Iron County Department of Human Services Board held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the newly expanded and renovated complex at the ICMCF on Sunday, June 22. The Skyway Short-Term Rehab Living Center and the Willow Memory Care Unit were open for tours following the ceremony. Pictured, from left are John Archocosky, William Leonoff, Dr. Robert Han, Patti Peretto, Joe Shubat, Tim Aho (in background), Ben Smith, Dr. Kirk Schott, Chester Pintarelli, Donald Powell and Jim Brennan.

County makes health care choice
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:26 AM

CRYSTAL FALLS— After lengthy discussion and much discernment by Iron County employees and the Board of Commissioners, a decision on employee health care was made at the regular monthly meeting on June 10.