Wolves take Nordics

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FELCH TOWNSHIP — Carney-Nadeau junior Tessa Wagner is a presence on both ends of the floor in most games and Friday night was no exception. The 6-foot 3-inch All-U.P. center scored 26 points as the Wolves defeated North Dickinson 49-36 to claim the MHSAA Division 4 District 99 championship at ...

Oak Crest to host events; opens for the season on Thursday

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NORWAY TOWNSHIP — With it officially being spring, Oak Crest Golf Course in Norway has some news to announce. “We are going to be open for the season on Thursday. This will be one of the earliest starts (April 1) of golf season at our course,” said Director of Golf and Operations Kevin ...

Youth soccer deadline April 6

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Sign-up for 2021 SAY Soccer continues. Registration is online at a cost of $45 per player with a $3 transaction fee. The deadline has been extended to April 6. New players must upload a copy of their birth certificate. All players will register in the division of their ...

Mother knows best: Jones savors chance to stay in Green Bay

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As he prepared to enter free agency, Pro Bowl running back Aaron Jones feared his disappointing performance in the NFC championship game might end his tenure with the Green Bay Packers. His mother reassured him. “My mom was telling me the whole time, ‘You’re going to end back up in ...

Anglers landing boundary walleye; Spring Hearings online April 12-15


IRON MOUNTAIN — Anglers were targeting walleye on Michigan-Wisconsin boundary waters and finding some success during the transition from winter to spring. At Whisler Outdoors in Florence, Wis., Fay Whisler said fathead minnows were the preferred bait. “They’re catching a lot, but ...

Conservation officer assists Iron snow crash rescue


A sampling of field reports from Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers in the Upper Peninsula: Jan. 24-Feb. 6 DISTRICT 1 Conservation officer Anna Viau was called to assist with a snowmobile accident in northern Iron County. A man from out of state had hit a stump ...