The wide and winding Flambeau River is a prized natural resource in the Park Falls area, whe… Read more
Sauk County Circuit Court Judge Michael Screnock and Milwaukee Coun… Read more
Despite it being the depths of winter, progress continues on the re… Read more
At the pinnacle of any quest for knowledge or skill stands a studen… Read more
A new business starting up in the Prentice area will offer mental h… Read more
The Prentice boys built a substantial second half lead once again, … Read more
At their January meeting, the Chequamegon school board heard that students in their district have been fortunate to be the benefactors of some five years of grants, which have funded two 21st Century Community Learning Centers — one in Park Falls and one in Glidden.
A detailed breakdown of the Phillips School District's testing results from 2016-17 show that all students in grades three through nine (except third grade math) placed below state averages in the advanced/exceeding group.
Hiring a new administrator for the Chequamegon School District is being taken very seriously by the members of the school board and they are hoping to share the significance of choosing a new superintendent by gathering the opinions of all of those living in the district — whether or not the…
A Finnish Independence Day celebration will be held on Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Brantwood Community Center located on Highway 8 at Stadium Road (County D North).
The Chequamegon High School Madrigal Singers will present their 29th Annual Madrigal Christmas Dinner on Saturday, Dec. 2, and on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in the Park Falls Elementary School Gymnasium. Seating for the event begins at 4 p.m., with the program kicking off at 4:30. Tickets for thi…
Veteran’s Day is a National Day of Observance set aside to honor the men and women who have served in the branches of America’s military. Those brave patriots are paid respect annually through local programs.
Ospreys have been increasing in Wisconsin since the ban on the deadly chemical DDT in 1969. DDT caused thinning eggshells resulting in nest failures. The Wisconsin DNR reported 558 active osprey nests in Wisconsin in 2016 with nests found in 58 of Wisconsin’s 72 counties. For more informatio…
As a country that stands divided … it is time for America to find something to be proud of. Something that stands for Americans and their work ethic, their tenacity, their courage and integrity and strong national spirit.
Only 300 miles south, there are geese cutting V-shaped patterns in cloudy skies. They descend in vast bickering flocks on last year's corn stalks, gleaning what they may from the snow-dusted earth. Their grey and white bodies blend with a landscape fading from winter to spring. Only their mo…
The two local branches of Wells Fargo located in Park Falls and Phillips will be closing this May, with six people losing their employment. The closures are part of an ongoing reduction of Well Fargo’s branch locations, which resulted in 200 closures last year and another 250 closures planne…
Flambeau River Papers today announced the shutdown of its largest paper machine and the subsequent termination of 82 employees at its paper mill in Park Falls.