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Log cabins highlight museum opening
Written by Staff Reports   
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:58 AM

Amber Oja, resource forester for Plum Creek Foundation, presents a check for $2,000 to Bernadette Coates Passamani, director of the Iron County Historical Museum on May 19 in Caspian. The funds are to restore the log buildings on the museum grounds.
CASPIAN—State Rep. Scott Dianda will kick off the Iron County Museum’s Grand Opening celebration when he arrives on Saturday, May 31, at 10 a.m. He will honor the museum by presenting House Bill (HR No.363), the official tribute resolution declaring June 2014 as Log Cabin History Month in Michigan.

 
Heroin, opiate addiction linked to crime increase
Written by Jerry DeRoche   
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:57 AM

This is the second of a four-part series on heroin and opiate addiction in Iron County. The first installment told the story of the addict. The second investigates the legal consequences that stem from this serious health issue.
IRON RIVER—While addiction may seem like a private affair to some, it’s anything but. Anyone who has watched a loved one or even an acquaintance spiral into its pit of despair can attest to that.

 
Parents launch new group at WIC
Written by Peter Nocerini   
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:56 AM

IRON RIVER—The launch of a new parents advocacy group was announced during the West Iron County School Board’s May 19 regular meeting.

 
M-189 repaving starts this week
Written by Staff Reports   
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:56 AM

IRON RIVER—For the second year in a row, the Michigan Department of Transportation will be working on M-189 south of Iron River this summer.

 
Batter up! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Kevin Zini   
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:33 AM

Jared Golfis takes a rip at a pitch and hits a pop fly during Little League action at Bachman Park in Iron River. The park is a hub of activity during the summer with a playground area, tennis courts, ball field and basketball courts. Across Franklin Street, young people burn more energy at the skateboard park.

 
The horrors of heroin, opiate addiction hit hard
Written by Jerry DeRoche   
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:32 AM

This is the first of a four-part series on heroin and opiate addiction in Iron County. The first installment tells the story of the addict.

 
Charges pending in IR B&E, pot cases
Written by Staff Reports   
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:31 AM

IRON RIVER—The Iron River Police Department reported that it has solved four breaking-and-entering crimes that have occurred in the city since April 28.

 
CF woman dies in rollover accident
Written by Staff Reports   
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:31 AM

CRYSTAL FALLS — On Saturday, May 10, at 7:20 a.m., the Iron County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a single-vehicle rollover accident on WPA Road just south of the Deer River bridge in Crystal Falls Township.

 
Mock accidents shows dangers of texting and driving PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jerry DeRoche - Kevin Zini   
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:30 AM

As part of NorthStar Health System’s disaster drill on May 9 at the Iron County Fairgrounds, a student who suffered severe mock injuries in the simulated accident was loaded onto an Aspirus Medevac helicopter. In a real situation, emergency services responders decide which victim will be airlifted by severity of injury.

 
Teens take the “Cold Water Challenge” PDF Print E-mail
Written by Kevin Zini   
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 9:38 AM

West Iron County students (from left) Torey Johnson, Josh Hayman and Cameron Lundry joined in the “Cold Water Challenge” on May 2, at Sunset Lake. The social media-inspired activity, where people are challenged to jump into a body of cold water within 24 hours of being challenged or donate $100 to charity, has gone viral. The challenge is not a sanctioned event like the Polar Bear Plunge but has gained much attention.

 
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