Gracie Peterson holds her purple ribbon as grand champion winner of the 4-H market steer competition at the Iron County Fair. The judging took place on Aug. 29 at the fairgrounds in Iron River.
Clark’s Landing rests on the upper portion of the developing Veterans Memorial Park on the shore of the Paint River by the Crystal Falls dam and power plant. The spot honors Joseph Clark Schwedler, a Navy SEAL who was killed in action in Iraq in... more
The bald eagle is a familiar sight throughout the Iron County area and the Ottawa National Forest. Late September is mating season for the bird of prey. Bald eagles mature when they are 4 to 5 years old. They can weigh up to 16 pounds (average 12)... more
Trojans QB Connor Kezerle goes back to pass, but where’s his receiver? Right on the left side—Jacob DeNell (21) makes his cut to the sideline, where he caught Kezerle’s pass for a 14-yard gain.NORWAY—After flubbing their first possession and getting... more



IRON RIVER—The Heritage Trail project is still alive, but planners need to find a new source of funding for the work.

Our Community

BEECHWOOD—The Beechwood Historical Society is hosting the third annual Apple Festival & Craft and Flea Market on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Beechwood Hall.


IRON RIVER—West Iron’s girls tennis team finally made its home debut last week, and it was about time. In just a few weeks, the season will be over.