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Blues Fest comes to Alpha
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:46 PM

ALPHA—The End of Summer Blues Fest, sponsored by the Iron County Chamber of Commerce, will be held Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Pavilion behind the Village Hall.

Fortin honored as artist of the year
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:45 PM

CASPIAN—Pat Fortin of Crystal Falls has been selected as Artist of the Year by Iron County Museum Art Club members.

Writers’ class planned Aug. 24 in Crystal Falls
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:44 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS—Texas journalist, author and educator Maxine Sommers will present a class for novice and experienced writers on Saturday, Aug. 24, at the senior center in Crystal Falls from 10 a.m. to noon.

Fast-moving, fun times at firefighters’ tourney PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:25 PM

High marks went to the Caspian-Gaastra F.D. float during the shirttail parade late on Aug. 1. The theme was “Fire & Ice: Rivals Unite,” and Tom Karvala was in charge of ceremonies that united a L’Anse Purple Hornet and a Baraga Viking with a lot of Lawrence Welk schmaltz floating through the nighttime sky above Baraga’s Superior Avenue.

Humungus fun in Crystal Falls
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:24 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS--The Crystal Falls Business Association has announced the schedule for the upcoming Humungus Fungus Fest on Aug. 7-11.

Italian Heritage Day comes to Iron County Museum
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:24 PM

CASPIAN—It’s time to celebrate the Italian Heritage in Iron County with food, music, dancing, displays, and a complete tour of the Iron County Museum. On Sunday, Aug. 11, the museum will host this special event from noon to 4 p.m.

Elvis comes to Crystal Theatre
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 1:23 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS—Elvis tribute artist Tony Rocker and the Comeback Special Band will celebrate memorable hits of the King of Rock ‘n Roll at Crystal Theatre Sunday, Aug. 11, at 6 p.m.  The event is part of Crystal Theatre’s eight-event “Gem of a Season.”

He’s smokin’ PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 1:16 PM

Jordan Stanek stands near his pork shoulder during the Smokin’ on the Hill cook-off, held July 27 during Crystal Falls Summer Fest. The theme of the cook-off was smoked pork. Stanek and other competitors were judged by Charlie Steele from the MacDonald House, Ray Bortolini from the Raven’s Nest and Pat Sommers from Sommers Sausage Shop.

Summer Fest fun doesn’t stop due to rain PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 1:15 PM

Live Celtic music, featuring local musicians Colleen Szabo, Pat Oaks and John Sundquist, could be heard from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. during the Crystal Falls Summer Fest celebration this past weekend.

FP Academic Boosters set annual pasty sale
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 1:15 PM

CRYSTAL FALLS—Forest Park’s Academic Booster Club will be sponsoring its annual pasty sale to coincide with the Crystal Falls Humungus Fungus Fest on Friday, Aug. 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 pm.