April 26, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 98

Ontonagon River Ice-Out winner 19 minutes away from perfect prediction

ONTONAGON — The winner of the Ontonagon River Ice-Out contest was only 19 minutes from a perfect prediction this year.

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Marilyn Anderson, treasurer of the Ontonagon-White Pine Rotary Club, presents a check for $482 in Ice-Out money to Paula Domitrovich, of the Ontonagon Area School Education and Enrichment Foundation. Rotary members Jim Jessup and Jan Wolfe look on.

The Ontonagon County Road Commission determined ice left the river at 8:19 p.m. on April 20.

John Domitrovich guessed the ice would leave the river at 8 p.m. that day.

Domitrovich won the Ontonagon-White Pine Rotary Club contest and $482.

The Ontonagon Area School Education and Enrichment Foundation received half of the contest money, the other $482.

The foundation was presented with a check for $482 Wednesday as half of the Ice-Out funds. Paula Domitrovich, a member of...