Ralph W. Cornell was born in Rice Lake in April 1938. It was a diff… Read more
MESA, Ariz. — Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns alway… Read more
The Friends of the Tuscobia Trail will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at W8644 Deer Ln. in Ojibwa. For more information, call (715) 266-5681.
The Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival announces that GU Energy Labs will again sponsor race-day trail cleanup efforts at this year’s Fat Tire Fest, to be held on Sept. 15.
Finishing 48 points in the lead after the final regular season show on Feb. 17, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) Western Show Team was named 2017-18 Zone 7 Region 3 Team Champions.
Milwaukee County has filed a lawsuit against makers and distributors of prescription painkillers that county officials allege contribute to the opioid epidemic. Dozens of other Wisconsin counties have filed suit against makers of prescription painkillers. Do you feel that the makers of prescription drugs are responsible if people overuse them? Who should be held presponsible?
On Friday, March 23, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Cable Community Center, Up North Engaged presents Rep. Beth Meyers, 74th Assembly Democrat.
The African savannah is coming to life on the Drummond Area School District stage with the production of Disney’s “The Lions King, Jr.,” based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor and the 1994 Disney film Friday and Saturday, March 23-24, at 7 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 25.
Applications for the 16th annual Shell Lake Fine Art Festival are now available. The art festival will be held Saturday, July 7, in Memorial Park in Shell Lake.
It’s always a treasure to hear from readers, including those with questions. This week, I received an inquiry from an area student (I’ll refer to him as John), who is a sixth grader working on a research project. My sister Kara was in sixth grade when we moved up full-time to revitalize the …
I can cook for myself. I can drive myself to and fro. I can carry my own groceries and many other things. I can read a map and follow directions without help. I like being independent, able to take care of myself and do my own thing when and why I decide that I want to. I can do so much more…
If given the choice, I tend to gravitate toward the underdogs — the less than perfect, the shy ones, those who have a tougher time in life. And so it began one spring day in 2013 when a Facebook post by the Northwoods Humane Society tugged at my heart. It showed a picture of an unusually col…