There were some scary folks on the lawn of the Porter School in Alpha on Sept. 21. Not those from the Alpha Senior Center, but the scarecrows on display as part of the Porter School Scarecrow Contest fundraiser. The Alpha Senior Center, along with... more
Campers in costume gathered for the costume judging contest at Bewabic State Park during the annual Harvest Festival. Soon afterward trick-or-treating began for young and old throughout the campground. Games, pumpkin decorating and a bonfire were... more
Here they come again. The Wykons’ Phil King carries the ball downfield behind teammate Alec Schmelebeck, while QB Riley Thomson watches in back.IRON RIVER—One first-half statistic spoke volumes about what type of game transpired between the West... more
Wildlife Unlimited of Iron County youth hunters and mentor/guides gathered at Crystella Ski Hill on Sept. 20, the first day of the Michigan Liberty Youth Hunt. This year, the WU Youth Hunt program offered a hunting experience to 26 area youths.... more

First-ever whitetail

Shelby Lambert, 12, of Iron River harvested her first-ever whitetail during the Michigan Liberty Hunt while hunting with her uncle, Andrew Papatriantafyllou. She downed the 180-pound doe on Sept.