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MADISON-- H5 avian influenza has been detected on two more farms in Barron and Jefferson counties, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection announced today. Wisconsin now has 10 total cases.
Luann Bilodeau, 52, of Birchwood died on Saturday, May 2, when the motorcycle she was riding was hit by a truck.
National Day of Prayer, which is on Thursday, May 7, this year, will be celebrated locally with observances at 7 a.m. at Cornerstone Church; noon at Spooner City Hall and Shell Lake City Hall; and 7 p.m. at First United Pentecostal Church.
SPOONER– The 2015 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Charity Football Game benefiting Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin will take place on Saturday, July 18, at J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium on the campus of University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
TREGO– Whitetails Unlimited will host its popular “Sportsmen’s Night Out” at the Prime Bar & Family Dining in Trego on Thursday, May 7.
Spooner Rail junior Hannah Ford makes a nice kick against the visiting Amery Warriors during a Middle Border Conference game on April 23. The Rails put in a good effort but fell 7-3 to the Warriors. Previously, on April 16, the Rails hosted Barron and suffered a 5-1 loss.
Crime & Courts
Senators voted Thursday to move a bill out of committee that raises the speed limit to 70 mph on some stretches of interstates and highways in Wisconsin.
A new study finds Wisconsin attorneys appointed to represent poor criminal defendants aren't getting paid enough by the state to provide their clients with an adequate defense.
Spooner Police Officers handled approximately 210 incidents, complaints, and other calls during April, the department reported this week. Among them were the following.
The fourth annual Sock Hop sponsored by the Springbrook VFW Post 10568 will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at the VFW post.
There’s a wide world of wine out there to discover. If you find yourself reaching for the same few varietals time and again, consider expanding your range with Port, which is versatile in itself.
While pets deserve your love every month of the year, National Pet Month, celebrated in May, is a great time to go the extra mile.
“Rain: A Natural and Cultural History” by Cynthia Barnett
In the above image, students dance around the Maypole at the May Fete on Bascom Hill around 1917. For many years, the school year concluded with the May Fete, an elaborate program of singing, dancing, and celebrating outdoors.
Milton spoke strongly to his family. “We will not stop for anything except another equipment breakdown!”