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Chicaugon Lake association to hold first regualr meeting
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 1:59 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS— The Chicaugon Lake Property Owners Association will hold its first regular meeting on Thursday, May 9, at George Young Recreational Complex, located on Youngs Lane, at 6 p.m.

 
Silent Sporters to paddle the Oxbow
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 1:59 PM

FLORENCE, Wis.—The Silent Sporters, a local outdoor group, will paddle the Pine River Oxbow on Saturday, May 4 at 1 pm.

 
Cold waters are concern for trout opener
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:31 PM

A 17-inch Assinica brook trout was caught and released at Timber Lake, a managed trophy trout (Type D) lake in Iron County, during a past season. (Ziegler photo)
IRON COUNTY—Cold spring weather can inhibit trout fishing success on typical inland trout streams.
Trout are less active in streams with cold water temperatures as the ice breaks up. As those streams warm, trout fishing should improve.

 
4-H youths receives Special Tribute
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:29 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:31 PM )

The Iron County 4-H Sharpshooters gathered at the Amasa Recreation Center on Sunday, April 14 as two teammates received a Special Tribute from the State of Michigan that was presented by 110th District State Representative Scott Dianda.
Amasa—State Representative for the 110th District, Scott Dianda visited the Iron County 4-H Sharpshooters at the Amasa Recreation Center on Sunday, April 14 to present Jesse Thoreson and Alex Nelson with a Special Tribute from the State of Michigan.

 
Plan for summer at Fortune Lake Camp
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:29 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS—Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp has been offering summer programs for 83 years, but Pastor Tracy Polzin, camp director, has still been able to come up with something new for the summer of 2013.

 
Big 4+ announces trap shoot winners
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:28 PM

LONG LAKE, Wis.— The Big 4+ Sportsman’s Club held their annual spring trap shoot at their clubhouse in Long Lake on Saturday, April 20. There were two events: a 50-Bird Lewis Class shoot and a meat shoot.

 
Full house for WU banquet PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:04 PM

Wildlife Unlimited of Iron County had 55 youth members who attended the April 13 fund raising banquet. Each youth received a door prize donated by the club, individual and business supporters. The event was held at the Iron County Armory in Iron River where 300 attendees vied for prizes while offering financial support to the group for its local projects. Monies raised at the banquet came to $56,000. After expenses, the club’s funds will go towards numerous area programs, many related to youth.

 
One of ten Rugers won PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:03 PM

Eric Schmit (right) of Caspian won one of ten Ruger rifles, which he received from Ted Sammond, WU banquet chairman. Firearm handling and checks were done by Tony, Georgie and Jacob Tomosaski.

 
Youth hunt winner PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:02 PM

Because of his involvement with the WU youth hunt program, WU member Scott Westphal (left) was pleased to present Steve Finendale of Kingsford with the winning certificate for the Wilderness Ridge Reserve Trophy Ridge Youth Deer Hunt. Finendale plans on taking his nephew on the hunt, donated by Bob Gunnville of Sagola.

 
WU gun winner PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:01 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:04 PM )

WU President Rick Commenator (right) presents Caleb Tarsi of Iron River with a Smith and Wesson 22LR AR15 rifle as winner of one of the club’s mail-in raffles, where only 100 tickets were available.

 
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