For the fifth year in a row the amount of timber sold from the Cheq… Read more
A dead crow found in Price County on Aug. 25 has tested positive fo… Read more
The Chequamegon High School girls' and boys' cross country teams pl… Read more
New teachers at Phillips School District include Kelly Lind, Caroline Corbett, Angie Ericksen, Pam Kane, Anna Vollendorf, Breanna Lavene, Arica Beard, and Cheri Tingo.
A total of six new teachers have gotten the 2017-18 school year underway at Prentice School District.
Chequamegon School District welcomes 13 new instructional staff members for the 2017-18 year.
The Lord’s Cupboard will he holding their annual “Food for More” challenge campaign starting Sept. 1 and ending Oct. 12. During this six-week timeframe, Feed My People will be matching every dollar collected with a free pound of food. The program is available for the first $5,000 collected (…
A new progressive action committee is forming in the Park Falls area, with their first meeting planned for 12-1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 30. The group aims to help people regain their voice and bring together like-minded people in the local community to explore options and strategies to wo…
In the early 1900s, pine logging was king in northern Wisconsin, and Tripoli was a young, bustling boomtown sprung from the lumber industry’s promise. Restaurants, stores, and taverns lined the streets, patronized by the many lumberjacks and their families. Trains chugged in and stopped at t…
On a clear night in Canada's wilderness, it almost feels as if gravity loses its grip on our blood-and-bone human bodies, and at any moment we could slip from the curvature of Earth into an eternity of stars.
Knees braced against the inner gunnels, paddle gripped in both hands, face to the wind. A good stroke and the kayak is off, propelled over the waves like a water strider balanced on the magic of water tension.
We were grateful for the light breeze that sent our patio umbrella flapping, and also for the shade of said umbrella. Somehow we’d chosen what may be the last hot day of summer to go on our annual bike adventure. Eighty degrees and humid over the course of almost twenty miles was sufficient …
Times have indeed changed since the Park Manor facility opened in 1974, and as the times evolved, so, too, did the needs of its residents. Today, Park Manor has stepped up to better meet those needs, as residents moved into the new Rivers Edge expansion in late July.
Psychiatrist Dr. Dustin Dippen will join Marshfield Clinic Minocqua and Park Falls Centers in mid-July. He joins fellow psychiatrist Dr. Dean Vaughn, and licensed clinical social workers Tiffany Cummings, Michael Megna, and Gayle Ann Wilcox, providing mental health therapy and counseling for…