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HOPE Animal Shelter to hold Furry Friday

By KIM E. STROM

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IRONWOOD - On Friday Nov. 1, downtown Ironwood will celebrate its first Friday. H.O.P.E. Animal Shelter will have Furry Friday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.

More than 15 businesses are participating in a treasure hunt during the event where there will be names drawn and gift certificates given out. Along with the treasure hunt there will be shelter animals available for viewing downtown, weather permitting, according to Randy Kirchhoff, shelter director.

There will be dogs in the empty lot next to Mattson's TV and Appliance. The cats will be in the entr...