Tag Archives: Mariel Morton

Children, community come together during forest fire

by 8-18 Media On May 20, 2009 a fire broke in a rural, but fairly populated area off of County Road 581 south of Ishpeming. The fire was caused by a fallen power line and resulting sparks. Because of the very dry and windy conditions, the fire spread quickly. The fire burned for several days […]

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4-H kids from across U.P. compete in Horse Bowl

by 8-18 Media More than 100 kids gave up a recent Saturday to go to the Forest Park High School in Crystal Falls to be drilled, question after question. The questions weren’t on algebra or history; instead they were about something the kids love—horses. During the recent Upper Peninsula Regional Horse Bowl, which is run […]

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Ishpeming area kids stay safe on New Year’s Eve

by 8-18 Media It’s New Year’s Eve, and the gymnasium at the Ishpeming High School is filled with local teenagers, along with some parents and volunteers. The group of roughly 100 youth will ring in 2009 and will spend the entire night at the school as part of an All Nighter event sponsored by Good […]

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