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Tickets available for Wildlife Unlimited banquet

IRON RIVER—Wildlife Unlimited has announced that tickets are available for the 28th annual banquet to be held Saturday, March 28, at the Iron County Armory. The doors will open at 4:30 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30 p.m.
    The evening will include a buffet dinner and silent auctions, raffles and 80 outdoor related door prizes including 10 firearms.
    The $60 admission includes the meal, membership, a Wildlife Unlimited hat and a chance at one of the door prizes. Youth tickets for those 17 and younger are $30. Youths receive a Wildlife Unlimited hat, their meal and a guaranteed door prize.
    To qualify for the Early Bird Drawing, a Ruger model 10/22 22cal. long rifle, ticket request must be submitted prior to March 14.
    The banquet will include over 40 firearms to be awarded during the evening at various raffles. Four Mail-In Raffles are being offered. These include a Smith and Wesson AR 22 cal. rifle (only 100 tickets available at $10 each), a Smith and Wesson 15 AR rifle in 5.56 cal. (only 100 tickets available at $20 each), a Limited Edition Henry “Silver Eagle” 22 long rifle (only 100 tickets available at $30 each) and a chance for one of 10 Ruger “American” rifles (only 100 tickets available at $75 each). The Mail-In Raffle tickets are sold only to banquet attendees and members on a first-come basis.  
    Ticket requests should be postmarked no later than March 21. Ticket sales are limited to 300 on a first-come first-served basis. The last 12 years were a sell-out.
    The Iron County Armory is located at 107 E. Franklin Ave. in Iron River.
    For additional ticket information contact: Larry Pifke at 265-3878, Randy Jacobs at 265-5448, Floyd Dropps at 875-3081, Dave Grondin at 875-3014 or Ted Sammond at 875-3535.