Thanks to police
To the editor:
My heartfelt thanks goes out to Iron River Police Chief Laura Frizzo and members of the Iron River Police Department....
-s- James Hawke
By Jerry DeRoche
IRON RIVER—A week ago, an iconic Iron River summer event looked doomed. But things can change quickly in a week.
IRON RIVER—The Upper Peninsula Championship Rodeo Board and Aspirus have announced a partnership in efforts to extend the U.P. Championship Rodeo into its 48th year.
IRON RIVER—An unusually long season for West Iron’s unusually young boys tennis team ended May 28 at the Division 2 U.P. Finals, held at Westwood High School.
IRON RIVER— In celebration of Michigan’s 2015 Free Fishing Weekend on June 13-14, the Ottawa National Forest is hosting an exciting, fun-filled day of fishing for kids and their families.
MASTODON TOWNSHIP—With the recent turnover in the Alpha-Mastodon Fire Department, township residents as well as those in the surrounding communities are asking, “What happens if… ?”
CRYSTAL FALLS—Crystal Theatre’s 2015 Gem of a Season opens Sunday, June 14, at 2 p.m. with a variety show for all ages.
IRON RIVER—The Iron County Pullers Association have announced that a $1,500 cash pull will be held during the group’s truck pull taking place June 20 at the Iron County Fairgrounds.
CRYSTAL FALLS— During Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend, Bewabic State Park will be hosting a Youth Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 13. Kids can cast a line from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
CASPIAN—Tricia LeBlanc, daughter of the late wildlife artist Lee Leblanc will preside at the newly redecorated Lee LeBlanc Memorial Art Gallery located at the Iron County Historical Museum in Caspi
By Jerry DeRoche
IRON RIVER—For the last 47 years, the U.P. Championship Rodeo has been held in Iron River. That long run will end this summer.
IRON RIVER—Roy Polich is a candidate for Iron County Probate Court Judge, the position being vacated by the retiring C. Joseph Schwedler. Polich is running against Donald S. Powell in the Nov.