Why did the turtle cross the road?  So he could hitch a ride to school with D.J. Flood. This curious, rarely-seen wood turtle was brought to school by Flood. He said that in his history of tromping through the swamps, it is the first one he has come... more
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



The ribbon cutting and grand opening of the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Iron River took place on Sept. 10. The store is located at 331 W. Genesee St.


The pocket is collapsing around IM quarterback Taylor Huotari, as Nick Helgemo (18), Max Maloney (40) and a West Iron teammate close in.