Sue Passamani (center) was one of five state public employees selected as a 2015 winner of the Gov. John B. Swainson Award by the Michigan Historical Commission. The award is made to public employees who make significant contributions to preserving... more
IRON RIVER— Kinship of Iron County will hold its sixth “Men Who Cook” fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 12, at the George Young Recreational Complex from 5:30-8:30 p.m., with food tastings available from 6-8 p.m.    “The saying, ‘it takes a village to... more
Fans wanting a sneak peak at the West Iron County and Forest Park football teams enjoyed the show Aug. 21 as the teams went head-to-head at Nelson Field in their annual scrimmage. Both teams start their seasons Aug. 28 on the road. The first Wykon... more
4-H members of the Iron County Sharpshooters attended the Michigan 4-H State Shooting Sports Tournament in Kimball on Aug. 15. The event was hosted by the Blue Water Sportsman Association. This annual event, sometimes referred to as the 4-H State... more



IRON MOUNTAIN—Charges are being sought against two individuals who attempted to bring down a structure with explosives in Mastodon Township on Aug. 26, the Michigan State Police reported.