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Pictured are members of Iron Mountain High School Class of 1957 at their 60th reunion. Seated in the first row, from left, are Beatrice (Colantonio) St. Onge, Marlene (Moratti) Alessandrini, Patricia (Tousignant) Rosenblum, Greta (Hedlund) Michaud, Judy (Thompson) Johnson, Kathleen (Schinderle) Sanford and Mary (Kelly) Gelhoff. Second row are Alfred Spigarelli, Betty (Fitzsimmons) Seymour, Karen (Larson) Cerasoi, Kay (Harvy) Verrette, Donna (Minutello) Mannigel, Julie (Nault) Plude, Frances (Formolo) Sundlach, Joan (Carollo) Bradley, Judy (Wonders) Occhietti, Barbara (Swor) Marinelli, Phyllis (Mortel) Williams and Eugene DuCharme. Third row are Donald Antonetti, Loretta (Daley) Hirn, Robert Gauthier, Ray Famiani, Bill Clarke, David Sgrecci, Lamar Sherlund, Roger Dickerson, Larry Holtien, Bill Verrette, Derick Mortensen and Judy (Becco) Schillerstrom. Back row are Frank Pallconi, Bill Roberts, Don Stefanelli, Judy (Oradei) Terrizzi, Bob Furno, Clyde Unger, Jeanette (Raiche) Morelli and Jerry Morelli. Not pictured are Joe Cerasoli and Richard Giancola.

IMHS Class of 1957 celebrates 60-year reunion

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain High School Class of 1957 celebrated its 60-year reunion on June 23 and 24. Fifty-four classmates and spouses met Friday evening at Recreation Lanes for hors d’oeuvres and a buffet. A trivia contest highlighting events, activities, and faculty members ...

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End of Summer Reading party

Celebrate summer reading success at the End of Summer Reading Parties at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Dickinson County Library-Solomonson Branch in Norway, 1 p.m. Tuesday at the North Dickinson Branch in Felch and 6 p.m. Wednesday at the main library in Iron Mountain. Patrons of all ages will ...

Senior dance planned Aug. 25 in Iron Mountain

IRON MOUNTAIN — Ron Jay and the Country Strangers will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25, at the Crystal Lake Senior Center, 700 Crystal Lake Blvd. in Iron Mountain off of West H Street. Admission is $6. at the door. Coffee is provided but those attending should bring their own ...

FA meeting Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Food Addicts Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. every Thursday at the Alano Club on Fleshiem Street in Iron Mountain. For more information, contact Heidi at 231-649-2969.

Menominee River Rally offers concert, guitar show

MENOMINEE — The Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, Inc. will host its first fundraiser, the Menominee River Rally, from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Pullman House, just north of Menominee. The event is sure to make a big splash as the first of its kind in the community. It will feature ...

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Doll collection coming to library

Terry Sovey of Spread Eagle, Wis., will display her antique doll collection to the Florence County Library in Florence, Wis., through September. Many of the dolls are based on the film, “Gone With the Wind.”

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Parkinson symposium planned on Sept. 22

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Parkinson Society of Dickinson County will host the second annual symposium on Parkinson’s disease Friday, Sept. 22, in Fornetti Hall at the Bay College West campus in Iron Mountain. The symposium will run from registration at 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for residents ...

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Brett Holt elected as the new American Legion state commander

LANSING — The American Legion Department of Michigan, the state’s largest war-time era veterans organization, elected a new state commander at the 2017 annual convention in Flint. Delegates from posts throughout Michigan cast their votes for Brett Holt of American Legion Post 439 in ...

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GFWC scholarship

The General Federation of Women's Clubs, or GFWC, Iron Mountain-Kingsford Women’s Club has announced Tia Bellmore of Iron Mountain as recipient of this year’s $1,000 scholarship. Bellmore is a third-year nursing student at Bay College. Funds raised at the Gal-A-Rama go to support the ...

Car Club seeks vendors, crafters for annual show

IRON MOUNTAIN — Members of the Just Cruizin’ Car Club are in the process of planning their 22nd annual car show. Automania 2017 will be Saturday, Sept. 9, at the Dickinson County Fairgrounds on U.S. 8 in Norway.   Registration begins at 9 a.m., the show at 10 a.m. and the trophy ...

Borderland Arts gallery reception on Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Borderland Arts has announced the grand opening of its new gallery at 332 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The Borderland Arts Gallery is in the Glaze It Up Pottery and Stitch It Up Sewing building. A reception will be at 5 p.m. Thursday. The public is welcome and ...

Pembine Senior Citizen group meets Wednesday

PEMBINE, Wis. — The Pembine Area Senior Citizens will meet at noon Wednesday at the Pembine Town Hall. Lunch will be served, followed by a short meeting and cards. Anyone age 50 or older is welcome to attend. The Pembine Area Senior Citizens had their annual Summer Picnic on July 26 at ...

Car Club dinner ride Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ Car Club has planned a dinner ride for Thursday. They will depart from the Midtown mall parking lot at 6 p.m., with pick up at the North junction at 6:15 p.m. They then will travel as a group to Solberg’s in Felch for dinner.   All area car enthusiasts ...

Christian Women’s Connection lunch Wednesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Christian Women’s Connection will have its next lunch meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. Featured speaker will be Linda Dillman. She was born in Ishpeming to Taimi and Eli Makela and has lived in Negaunee most of her life, ...

Just Cruizin’ meeting set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ Car Club has scheduled a car show meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Dickinson County Library in Iron Mountain.   All members are urged to attend this meeting, as the show is only a month away.   For more information, contact Bea at 906-774-6713 ...

Friends of Library to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Friends of the Dickinson County Library will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the main branch in Iron Mountain.   The agenda will include summer reading wrap-up information as well as planning for fall events. All members are encouraged to attend. New members are always ...

Legion Post 145 breakfast Sunday

NORWAY — The American Legion Post 145 in Norway will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the hall. The menu will include scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, toast, juice and coffee. The cost is $7 per person; children younger than 6 are free. ...

Christian Women’s Connection lunch Wednesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Christian Women’s Connection will have its next lunch meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. Featured speaker will be Linda Dillman. She was born in Ishpeming to Taimi and Eli Makela and has lived in Negaunee most of her life, ...

VFW Auxiliary selects Wesseln as patriotic art, essay winner

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Tufts-Rondon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2891 Auxiliary has announced Lily Wesseln, a junior at Forest Park High School, was the winner of the Young American Patriotic Art Participation Award. The program allows students in grades 9 through 12 to be publicly applauded ...