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Funds sought to replace fair’s horse arena fence
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:24 AM

IRON RIVER—The Iron County Horse Committee is seeking funds to help in its efforts to replace the boards and posts in the fence that surrounds the horse arena on the upper level of the Iron County Fairgrounds.

Safford RV Park sign dedicated
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:23 AM

IRON RIVER—A dedication ceremony was held June 13 to officially rename Iron River’s RV park as the Klint Safford Memorial RV Park, in memory of the late city manager and commissioner.

Reflections on a busy Father’s Day show PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:38 AM

Talk a walk down Muscle Car Alley. From front to back: a 1966 Dodge Charger (owned by Tyler Coppens), a 1973 Mustang Mach I (Robert Wloszczynski) and a 1970 Plymouth Road Runner (J. Honzik).

NorthStar will join Aspirus on July 1
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:36 AM

IRON RIVER—The affiliation between NorthStar Health System and Aspirus became official on Monday as NorthStar announced it will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aspirus effective July 1.

Proposal would consolidate Road Commission operations
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:36 AM

IRON RIVER—Should the Iron County Road Commission close its Iron River offices and garage and consolidate its operations at its facility on U.S. 2 near Oss Road?

Black talks about decision to quit
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:35 AM

IRON RIVER—    “I love my community, I love my job. But when I get to the point where I feel I’m being harassed, I have to move on.”

Dianda greets Bernhardts PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:28 AM | Updated ( Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:07 AM )

State Representative Scott Dianda, who visited the Iron County Historical Museum for the grand opening on May 31, offers thanks to Harold and Marcia Bernhardt for their years of service as part of the museum’s Log Cabin Restoration Project. (submitted photo)

Busy weekend features truck pull, demo, car show
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:28 AM

IRON RIVER—Get ready for summer’s first busy weekend: The ninth annual Father’s Day Weekend is scheduled in Iron River June 12 to 15.

Bears raid IR neighborhood
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:27 AM

IRON RIVER—If you grumble about unwanted visitors who pop in unexpectedly during summer, think of what Larry Melstrom had to deal with one night last week.

Recovery a struggle, but possible for the heroin, opiate addict
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:25 AM

This is the final installment of a four-part series on heroin and opiate addiction in Iron County. This report deals with recovery from this life-threatening health condition.
IRON RIVER—In some ways, the journey of the addict is ironic.