U.P. Championship Rodeo brings thrills, chills, spills IRON RIVER—Last summer’s 50th edition of the U.P. Championship Rodeo may be in the rearview mirror now, but rodeo fans of all ages can continue to look forward to one of the signature events of... more
Fourth of July parade winners announcedIRON RIVER—The West Side Veterans Council has announced the category winners of the Fourth of July parade.    The winners are:    Adult Organizations: 1. Harry Burley; 2. In Memory of Curt Devore    ... more
Golfers flocked to Iron River Country Club on July 6 to take part in the annual RecreationAssociation of Iron County scramble, a fundraiser on behalf of improving recreationoptions in the area. First prize went to Pete Gasperini, Ray Atanasoff and... more
With canoeists paddling down the Paint River, Lions Club members working on their annual chicken feed, snowplows with handprints of daycare kids, beach volleyball, crafts and even Elvis, the annual Crystal Falls weekend entertained one and all.

Out of the past...

75 years ago (1939): In their race with Old Man Winter, officials of the Evergreen Mine Company and the Inland Steel Company have speeded up work on the new open pit mine here to a 24-hour schedule

Remember when…

10 years ago (2004) Some 200 congregational members, family and friends gathered at Forest Park High School on Sunday, June 20 to honor Pastor John Linna on his retirement following 40 years in the