Nominations for grand marshal for this year’s Musky Festival Parade are now being accepted at the Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce. Each year a grand marshal is chosen as the honored guest of the parade, to be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 28.
While corrections officials predict an increase in prisoners over the next two years will cost the state just under $5 million, prison reform advocates say that money could be saved by releasing inmates eligible for parole.
Republican lawmakers plan to remove Gov. Scott Walker from the board of the flagship economic development agency that he created.
The Northwest Wisconsin Junior Golf Tour is now taking registrations for the 2015 summer season. The tour includes eight events at top area golf courses for boys and girls 9 to 18 years of age.
It’s no secret that the Milwaukee Brewers will be sellers this year as we get closer to baseball’s trade deadline at the end of July. They shouldn’t wait that long.
The Hayward Women’s Golf League kicked off their 2015 season with a breakfast meeting on May 13, followed by an 18-hole scramble. All women golfers from the Hayward Lakes area are invited to join the 18-hole league on Wednesday mornings. There are mostly fun events where players can earn pri…
The Sawyer County Lakes Forum will conduct its annual meeting from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 13, at Comfort Suites on Highway B in Hayward. Sign-in, coffee and refreshments begin at 8:30 a.m.
Volunteers wanting to learn more about historic building renovations and preservation can get some hands-on experience this summer while helping to restore the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest’s Forest Lodge on the shores of Lake Namakagon near Cable.
Dine for ‘Da Cure, with proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Sawyer County, will be held from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 29, during the Treeland’s Resort Spring Fling, with live music by Been There, Done That from 6 to 10 p.m. Advance tickets are $25 (food only) …
The Town of Namakagon Volunteer Fire Department is hosting its annual all you care to eat Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, May 24, starting at 8 a.m. and ending at noon.
COLFAX — The Colfax Commercial Club will be hosting the Colfax Founder's Day Celebration “Battle of the Bands” on Main Street August 15.
Congratulations to those who are graduating from high school this weekend. You have navigated many years of instruction and now are embarking into the brand new world of adulthood. Graduation is the doorway to a new chapter in your life.
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