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Kingsford, December 05 High School 🏀 Game Notice

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Debra Lyn (Hewitt) Beyer

FOSTER CITY, MI – Debra Lyn Beyer, age 57, a 1983 graduate of Ishpeming High School, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Foster City, Michigan on November 27th, 2022. On June 17th, 1989, Deb married Patrick C. Beyer in Green Bay, Wisconsin. In 1996, Deb and Pat moved back to the U.P. It was while living back in Marquette County that Deb found a job at Lake Superior Hospice, where she spent 14 years helping people through the final stage of their lives. Deb was a compassionate, loving caregiver that truly loved the work she did. Deb was a proud loving mother, wife, grandma, mother in law, daughter, sister, and friend.
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Forecast favors colder, snowier winter season

IRON MOUNTAIN — A long-range forecast from the National Weather Service favors a snowier and colder winter than normal in the Upper Peninsula, although there’s room for doubt. The Climate Prediction Center’s outlook through February calls for a 45% chance of above-average precipitation and 20% chance of below-average....
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Cheboygan falls to Kingsford, 3-0

SAULT STE. MARIE – Kingsford snagged a win in shutout fashion as they took on Cheboygan at Big Bear Arena. The Flivvers are now 3-4 and the Chiefs also sit at 3-4. Cheboygan will stay at home to take on Sault Ste. Marie on Wednesday, Dec. 7.

Country Star Mark Chesnutt Coming To Island Resort Casino

Country music star Mark Chesnutt is coming to the Island Resort and Casino this winter. Chesnutt will be coming to the Island Showroom for two shows, on February 17 and 18, at 8:00 p.m. Eastern, both nights. Tickets are $35 and went on sale this past Friday. Mark Chesnutt has...

Crandon creates déjà vu for Goodman-Pembine with boys basketball win

CRANDON, Wisc. (WJFW)- Crandon's boys basketball team was in action against Goodman-Pembine just a day after their girls team defeated the Patriots 73-8 at home. The Cardinals' boys team was still looking for their first win of the season after losing their regular season opener against Rhinelander at home. Goodman-Pembine was also 0-1 coming in to their matchup.

Sault Ste. Marie Shuts Out Kingsford

SAULT STE. MARIE – The Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils earned their second straight victory with a 4-0 win over Kingsford on Friday night. The Blue Devils came in off an 8-2 win over Macomb Dakota in their last game. Sault Ste. Marie improves to 3-2 on the young...

Niagara earns 64-60 win over Quinnipiac

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — Noah Thomasson scored 24 points as Niagara beat Quinnipiac 64-60 on Sunday. Thomasson added five assists for the Purple Eagles (4-4). Aaron Gray scored 14 points and added nine rebounds. Lance Erving finished with eight points. Tyrese Williams finished with 18 points for the Bobcats (7-2). Ike Nweke added 15 points and nine rebounds for Quinnipiac. Dezi Jones put up 12 points and two steals. The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Elcho boys lose conference opener to Florence

Elcho played Florence pretty tight in the first half Friday night, but a dominating second half by the Bobcats gave the Hornets a loss in their conference opener. Florence, 1-0 in the Northern Lakes Conference and 3-0 overall, deleted Elcho (0-1, 1-1) 57-35.

Crandon uses hot start to shut down Goodman-Pembine and remain undefeated

CRANDON, Wisc. (WJFW)- Crandon girls basketball has had about a good start to the season as one could hope. The Cardinals had an undefeated 4-0 record before their matchup with the 0-1 Goodman-Pembine on Thursday. The Cardinals started off hot, scoring double-digit points before Goodman-Pembine got on the board. They...

Florence uses perimeter shooting to take down Elcho

ELCHO, Wisc. (WJFW)- The Elcho High School girls basketball team had a tough test ahead of them when they hosted 2-1 Florence on Thursday. Elcho was coming off of their first win of the season over Tigerton, which put the Hornets at a 1-3 record. Florence used good ball movement...

Oddfellows: A new taste in downtown Iron Mountain

What's happening: Downtown Iron Mountain will receive a face lift with a new building renovation project, funded in part by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC). The project is expected to generate $832,847 in capital investment and create 16 jobs. What it is: Menominee Range Investments, LLC and Barossa, LLC...
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Dickinson to use ARP funds for hangar

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County will use American Rescue Plan funds to pay off a loan secured from a local bank for completion of a $1.4 million hangar at Ford Airport. The county board Monday authorized payment of $747,443 to First National Bank & Trust of Iron Mountain. A $1.28 million construction contract for the 16,000-square-foot hangar was awarded in June 2021 to Gundlach Champion of Iron Mountain.

Crystal Falls Musicale holds annual Christmas Tea Scholarship

CRYSTAL FALLS – The Crystal Falls Musicale will be holding their annual Christmas Tea Scholarship Fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 1:30 p.m. The event will take place at Christ United Methodist Church. The program will include choral selections by the Musicale Chorus and will feature select students from...

Third defendant pleads ‘no contest’ in April 1 Norway Township assault

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) - A third defendant in the assault that took place in Norway Township on April 1 has pled no contest. Katherine Puma is one of six adults charged in connection to an assault against Trentin McWilliams. She pled no contest to the charge of misdemeanor aggravated assault in Dickinson County District Court Monday.

MCTA: Michigan produces third-most Christmas trees in US

IRON MOUNTAIN, Mich. (WLUC) - As the temperature drops and snow looms, many are buying fresh Christmas trees for the holiday season. Despite supply chain issues with fertilizer and tree saplings, there are plenty of available trees from local vendors. One of those is Swanson’s Big Red Barn out of Niagara, Wisconsin. The business also sells trees next to Storheim’s Restaurant in Iron Mountain.

Curious Pig gets a visit from YouTube’s ‘America’s Best Restaurants’

CRYSTAL FALLS — On Nov. 3, local restaurant owners Scion and Pam Petrick of the Curious Pig were featured on the YouTube channel, “America’s Best Restaurants” for their unique and flavorful smoked meats. The channel, which has just under 1,600 subscribers, spotlights independent eateries across the...

Elcho girls lose 50-15 to Florence

The Elcho Hornets girls basketball team faced a big challenge in playing a strong Florence team on Thursday evening, falling by a final score of 50-15. “It was a struggle for us tonight offensively,” coach Dave Graves said. “We got a lot of good look but were not able to take advantage of those opportunities. I give these ladies a lot of credit for fighting through some adversity as a team and continuing to play hard from start to finish in each game.”

Borchardt Named M&O MVP

The M&O All-Conference volleyball selections were headed up by Niagara who posted two to the first team along with bringing home the year's MVP and defensive specialist awards. Crivitz was also well represented on the first team this season, also getting two spots on the first team. Coleman, Suring and...

UP Notable Book Club presents Q&A with Carole Hare

CRYSTAL FALLS - UP Notable Book Club: The Crystal Falls Community District Library in partnership with the U.P. Publishers & Authors Association (UPPAA) has scheduled author events with winners of the UP Notable Book List. The 24th event is with Carole Hare whose first book, The Legeend of Kitch-itikipi, presents an Ojibwe legend with a family connection. The event will […]