×

Local News

Meet the dinosaurs

About 100 children and adults were at Dickinson County Library in Iron Mountain on Tuesday for a program by Dinosaur Dimensions of Fond du Lac, Wis. Entertainer and puppeteer Curt Strutz has been performing the show for about four years, but has 25 years of entertainment experience. This was ...

Gun rights advocates spell out plans

MILWAUKEE — Republicans speaking at a concealed carry event on Tuesday, just days after a gunman attempted to kill their presidential nominee, insisted the party won’t change its stance on Second Amendment rights. Attendees at the one-hour session, hosted by the U.S. Concealed Carry ...

HVAC shop planned near IM cemetery

IRON MOUNTAIN — A Menominee-based contractor plans to build an office and shop on a 1.37-acre site on Cedar Avenue north of Iron Mountain Cemetery Park. Valley Mechanical, a heating, ventilation and air conditioning business, has been servicing the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center for ...

Back to the Present

This week’s Back to the Present is a 1940 view of the Cornish Pumping Engine and Shaft House at 300 Kent St. in Iron Mountain. The Cornish Pumping Engine is the largest standing steam-driven pumping engine ever built in the U.S., as well as one of the largest pumping engines in the world. It ...

Norway eyes a combined city position

NORWAY — The Norway City Council took action Monday to possibly restructure the department of public works and the water/wastewater departments under one supervisor. Making this move would reduce the number of full-time city staff from nine to eight, with a savings of $57,000 that could be ...

Menominee County Fair starts Thursday at Shakey Lakes Park

MENOMINEE — The Menominee County Fair is taking place Thursday through Sunday. The fairgrounds will be buzzing with activities, entertainment, and attractions for all ages. The Menominee County Fairgrounds are located at Shakey Lakes Park, N8390 County Park Rd, Stephenson. Highlights of ...