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Seeking stories from local old-timers
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 9:56 AM

IRON RIVER—Hometown Memories Publishing Co. of North Cariolina intends to save a big slice of local history before it’s lost forever and is asking local citizens to submit stories about the past for possible publication in a book.

2013 U.P. Rodeo Calendar raffle winners
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 9:55 AM

IRON RIVER—The U.P. Championship Rodeo board has announced its calendar raffle winners from this past year. Of the following listed winners, each won $100. The last individual of each month won a prize amount of $500.

Auditions set for ‘The King and I’
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:08 AM

IRON RIVER-Auditions will take place starting Sunday for the West End Players’ next production, “The King and I.”

Amasa FD sets chili contest, auction
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:07 AM

AMASA—With all the cold weather Iron County has had lately, the Amasa-Hematite Fire Department is holding an event that ought to hit the spot: a chili cook-off.

BAH set for Jan. 16 in CF
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:07 AM

CRYSTAL FALLS—The Iron County Chamber of Commerce is announcing the next Business after Hours is set for Jan. 16.

ICMCF honored for energy efficiency efforts
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:06 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:08 AM )

Iron County Medical Care Facility recently received a check for $8,255 from Efficiency United in recognition of the facility’s energy efficient upgrade as part of its renovation and new construction. Pictured, from left, are Larrie Mendoza, director of Physical Plant; Chester Pintarelli, administrator; Dave Graff, Crystal Falls Electric Department supervisor; Sean Williams, Efficiency United senior program manager; Sam Simonetta, Efficiency United energy advisor; and Jeff Forbes, energy services representative for WPPI Energy. (submitted photo)

Friday night on the ice PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 11:48 AM

Skaters take to the ice at the Caspian Ice Arena on Fridays and Saturdays for open public skating from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The cost is $3 per person, and all ages are welcome. Concessions are available. Open skating is sponsored by Iron Amateur Hockey Association. The Ice Hawks Squirts team will have a home game at the arena on Saturday, Jan. 11. Game times are 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Ice Hawks Peewees will host a playdown tournament at the rink on the weekend of Jan. 18-19. Admission is free for the public is to cheer on the local hockey teams.

IronLine plans shift to high gear
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 11:47 AM

IRON RIVER—With the IronLine sled dog race less than a month away, Team IronLine event organizers are mushing ahead with race plans. The IronLine will be held on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 in Iron River.

Reading club begins
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 11:47 AM

IRON RIVER—Sign up for the Let-It-Snow Reading Club for adults at the West Iron District Library, 116 W. Genesee St. here starts Saturday, Jan. 11, from 10 a.m. to noon.

Bryan Bowers to perform at Second Sunday Folk Dance
Tuesday, January 07, 2014 11:46 AM

CRYSTAL FALLS—On Sunday, Jan. 12, the Second Sunday Folk Dance welcomes autoharp legend Bryan Bowers.
The concert starts at 4 p.m. at the Fortune Lake Camp here.