Business

Great Lakes Recovery Center expands services in Iron County

IRON RIVER — Great Lakes Recovery Centers has added Ben Ryan as a prevention specialist and Communities That Care coordinator in its Iron County office, 305 W. Genesee St. in Iron River. Ryan will be working on developing a coalition to address key risk factors, along with providing ...

Considerations before buying a second home

Many people dream of having a place to call home in their favorite ski, beach or tropical destination. While owning a second home may make sense for a variety of reasons, it’s a major decision that can impact one’s financial situation for years to come. If you’re contemplating a second ...

mPower Innovations becomes Esri partner

IRON MOUNTAIN — mPower Innovations, a national geographic information system software and services company based in Iron Mountain, has joined the worldwide companies in the Esri Partner Network as a Silver Tier Partner. “It is an honor to become a member of the Esri Partner Network,” ...

Winter market Saturday in IM

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain Farmer’s & Artisan’s Winter Market will be held Saturday and Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Iron Mountain School’s Izzo-Mariucci Center on the corner of Carpenter and West A Street. In 2019 there will be indoor markets from March ...

Northland Scholars Academy opens in Dunbar

DUNBAR, Wis. — Northland Scholars Academy had a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce in October to celebrate their newly opened college preparatory boarding school. Northland Scholars Academy opened Aug. 15 under the executive leadership of President Jeff ...

Pine Mountain Resort sets ties to Wyndham

IRON MOUNTAIN — The new owners of two resorts in Michigan and Wisconsin have partnered with an internationally known hospitality company. Pine Mountain Resort in Iron Mountain and The Four Seasons Resort in Pembine, Wis., have joined the Trademark Collection by Wyndham. “We are proud ...

Flaminio becomes an owner at Fleury, Singler & Company

IRON MOUNTAIN — Fleury, Singler & Company PC, a certified public accounting firm, has announced the promotion of Anthony Flaminio as a new owner of the company. Before joining Fleury, Singler, Flaminio had accounting positions in Colorado with the City of Aurora and the Retired Enlisted ...

Our Town Florence: Chainey House Bakery has new owner

FLORENCE, Wis. — It started, she said, making birthday cakes for her children — the oldest now 20 — and playing around in he kitchen with frosting and a piping bag. Soon, people began requesting cakes for special events, cupcakes for the office or parties, cookies trays for the ...

Witches Night

Taylor Zanoni, left, and Margaret Hart of Norway get filled up with Witches Brew by salon owner Liz Douglas during Witches Night at The Savage Mane in downtown Iron Mountain. The special brew, pampering, and door prizes were part of an open house held Tuesday to unveil new renovations.

Hagen retires after 30 years of service at Iron Mountain VA

IRON MOUNTAIN – After more than 30 years of federal service, Todd Hagen of Iron Mountain has retired from the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Hagen was born in Milwaukee and moved to the Iron Mountain area with his parents in eighth grade, graduating from Florence ...

Fittante new CEO of InvestUP

MARQUETTE — The InvestUP Board of Directors has named Marty Fittante as the organization’s new CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Fittante has represented the Upper Peninsula region in Lansing in multiple roles for more than a decade. Currently the chief of staff for Michigan State Senator Tom ...

Yooper Fit, LLC to host grand opening event

IRON RIVER — Brand new Iron County business, Yooper Fit, LLC, invites the community to join them for a grand opening celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. The grand opening will include complimentary coffee and healthy snacks, a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m., tours of the newly ...

AARP Foundation tax-aide seeking volunteers

IRON MOUNTAIN — AARP Foundation is looking to expand its team of volunteers for the upcoming tax season by recruiting individuals interested in tax preparation. Tax-Aide is an AARP Foundation program whose mission is to provide high quality, free income tax preparation to low and moderate ...

Volunteers give $10K to Aspirus Iron River for 3-D mammography

IRON RIVER — Aspirus Iron River Hospital Volunteer Services recently donated $10,000 to the Aspirus Iron Area Health Foundation to go toward adding 3-D mammography, also known as digital tomosynthesis, at the facility. The $10,000 donation was made possible through the Aspirus Iron River ...

Aspirus Iron River adds OB/GYN team

IRON RIVER — Dr. A. David Penney will partner with Brooke Rummelhoff to bring OB/GYN services back to the Aspirus Iron River Clinic starting Wednesday. Penney and Rummelhoff, a certified physician assistant, will provide prenatal and postnatal clinic visits, with delivery options available ...

Bellin Iron Mountain, Escanaba earn PCMH status

IRON MOUNTAIN and ESCANABA — The Bellin Health clinics in Iron Mountain and Escanaba have been selected as Patient-Centered Medical Home designated practices by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. This designation acknowledges primary care physician offices that have made the most progress ...

SNBT to mark 144th anniversary

The Stephenson National Bank & Trust will celebrate its 144th anniversary with an open house Thursday. Refreshments will be served during bank hours at SNBT offices in downtown Crivitz, Marinette, Oconto, Pembine and Wausaukee in Wisconsin and Menominee in Michigan. “As SNBT grows, ...

Grand opening set for Yooper Fit

IRON RIVER — New business Yooper Fit LLC will have its grand opening from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at its studio, 305 N. Second Ave. in downtown Iron River. The grand opening will include coffee and healthy snacks, a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m., tours of the renovated ...

Farmers market in IM today

IRON MOUNTAIN — The final farmers market of the season will be from 8 a.m. to noon today across from the Dickinson County Library. “We have some die-hard vendors who will be selling this Saturday, Slagle Family Farms selling produce and lots of pumpkins, Pleasant View Orchard with ...

Bauman Engraving adds to business

KINGSFORD — Bauman Engraving & Signs has expanded its printing and engraving business at 808 John McNeil Drive in Kingsford and also launched its redesigned website at www.baumanengraving.com. Orville Bauman began the family business in 1960 with a single rotary engraver in Crystal ...