With the demise of the Soo Line Ore Dock superstructure, there is no more iconic symbol of A… Read more
It’s Memorial Day weekend, the time of year when many of us kick back, contemplate the beautiful sunset and enjoy a few cold beverages.
Gov. Scott Walker continued his likely presidential bid Thursday with a stop in Oklahoma City where he renewed his tough talk against what he calls Islamic radicals.
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.
Detailed numbers released on Thursday show Wisconsin added 129,131 private-sector jobs during Gov. Scott Walker's first term, leaving Walker well shy of the 250,000 jobs he promised.
The Legislature's budget committee approved a host of changes to Gov. Scott Walker's floundering job creation agency Thursday, including dramatically reducing its reserves and eliminating a proposed $55 million in grants to fund regional loans.
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…
On Wednesday, May 17, the Harbor Commission was asked to consider a request from a company (Foth Infrastructure and Environment) that is working to build a 1000-foot stone breakwall to shelter the Ashland Superfund site. The request is to lease the Coal Dock for approximately one year. The o…
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…