State and local representatives met with the public and Stambaugh Legion Reino Post 21 members during the annual U.P. Legislative Dinner May 6 at the post. Pictured, from left, are Iron River City Manager David Thayer, State Rep. Beau LaFave,... more
The top 10 seniors from West Iron County and Forest Park attended an awards program sponsored by the Lions Club and the Kiwanis Club. The dinner was held at the Paint River Landing and the guest speaker was Bill Leonoff from Crystal Falls. Pictured... more
These Forest Park athletes get to be some of the first golfers of the season, as the George Young Golf Course on Chicaugon Lake hosted the annual George Young Invitational on May 9 and 10. Here, Will Toivonen fires his tee shot while teammate Riley... more
Youth from the West Iron County and Forest Park schools attended the Hunter Safety Field Day at Camp Gibbs Recreation Area on May 6 as the final portion of the Hunter Safety training offered locally. Instructors coached attendees in a number of... more



IRON RIVER—Nearly every Tuesday for the past two years, anywhere from 35 to 65 people arrive at the First Presbyterian Church in Iron River shortly before 5 p.m.

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IRON RIVER—The West Iron District Library is once again offering its summer reading club during June, July and August.


IRON RIVER—Battling both other teams and the elements, West Iron County’s golf teams made three trips to the Copper Country for meets last week.