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“Commencement — it doesn’t sound like an ending it sounds like a beginning,” said Northland College President Dr. Michael A. Miller Saturday in his greeting at the college’s commencement for its 2014-15 graduates.
A prescribed burn is planned for the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, in the Moquah Barrens north of Ino, today.
MADISON — In recognition of Ashland County's meeting all performance standards in the administration of the Wisconsin Shares child care subsidy program, the Ashland County Health & Human Services Agency was presented with a Certificate of Excellence on May 14 by the Department of Childre…
SPOONER — Big innings have hurt the Ashland softball team all season, and that didn’t change in Tuesday’s WIAA Division 2 regional at Spooner.
HAYWARD — The Hayward girls and Rice Lake boys captured team titles at Tuesday’s WIAA Division 2 Hayward Regional track and field meet.
BALDWIN — The Ashland tennis team will be sending all four of its singles players to sectionals after a solid performance in WIAA Division 2 subsectionals on Tuesday.
Gov. Scott Walker said his flagship economic development agency has been a success even as it faces serious questions about its practices and Walker himself is calling for an overhaul.
Democrats want the U.S. Justice Department to investigate a half-million dollar state loan to a failing construction company whose owner donated $10,000 dollars to Gov. Scott Walker's 2010 gubernatorial campaign.
For the fourth consecutive year, the city of Ashland has made a generous award of $5,000 to The BRICK Ministries, Inc.
CABLE — The Forest Lodge Library, founded in 1925, will be celebrating its 90th year of service to its community with several upcoming events.
The Northwoods Community Credit Union is welcoming the summer season today with a grill-out as a fundraiser for The BRICK Ministries’ Make A Difference Fund.
Ryan Brady “got into birds” during his high school years and later developed that passion when he attended Northland College. Since then, Brady has been doing a variety of work on bird conservation, including monitoring and surveys of birds as a research scientist for the Wisconsin Departmen…
Before last week, when I thought of the F.B.I., my frame of reference was the characters from T.V. and movies. That all changed when I attended the F.B.I. C.R.E.S.T. program in Spooner and met the real human faces of the F.B.I. in Wisconsin. The FBI CREST stands for Community Relations Execu…
While most farms could arguably be declared a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) of some degree, not all farms could be declared Industrial Animal Factories (IAF).