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Northwoods winter celebrations set to begin


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IRONWOOD — A winter season of events is set to highlight the Upper Peninsula winters that make this region special.

“We’re hoping for Mr. Jack Frost to come and keep us cold so that the snow stays,” said Michael Meyer, director of the Ironwood Area Chamber of Commerce. “This is probably one of few places that just can’t wait until it gets cold.”

The holiday tree lighting Friday at the Historic Ironwood Depot and Museum Thursday was an early kick off to a winter season of activities running through mid January 2020. This year’s Jack Frost Festival...