The Spooner Area School District (SASD) Board of Education passed a Resolution on the Dissol… Read more
The bit of snow that fell on Thanksgiving was a mere taste of what is coming this week.
[Editor’s note: Representatives of SAVE this week issued a lengthy statement in response to a Spooner Area School District release announcing the board of education’s passage of a resolution dissolving the SAVE Academy Charter School and also responding to comments made at the SASD board mee…
The construction of Spooner Health System’s replacement hospital is going well with expected occupancy to occur in May, and SHS is looking for nature photography submissions to decorate the building.
Wisconsin has a long and storied tradition of regulated gun deer hunting stretching all the way back to early pioneer times in 1851.
MINONG– Basketball is the season of dribbling players, roaring fans, and the internally satisfying feeling of a victory. As the high school girls basketball season draws near, I had the privilege to speak with the Northwood High School basketball coach, Jason Schultz, about what his thoughts…
BY BILL THORNLEY
A new study finds Wisconsin spends more on jails and prisons than any of its neighboring states.
Damaging a substation or powerline would become a felony under a bill that’s circulating among state lawmakers.
Law enforcement agencies reported 5,479 hate crime incidents involving 6,418 offenses to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program in 2014. And those crimes — which often have a devastating impact on the communities where they occur — left 6,727 victims in their wake.
Do methamphetamines or any other illegal drugs -- your own use of them, or the use or sale of them by a loved one -- directly affect your life in any way?
[Just a reminder: All polls here are anonymous.]
It’s never too early to learn new holiday recipes to make the entertaining season easier. With only a few ingredients, you can quickly create drinks, dips and desserts, leaving you more time to socialize with family and friends at your next soiree.
Carbon monoxide is the leading cause of accidental poisoning deaths in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control. On average, carbon monoxide poisoning sends about 450 people per year to the emergency room in Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin Environmental Public He…
An estimated 94.8 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home for the holidays, according to AAA.
(StatePoint) When holiday hosting, don’t forget that while the right wines complement dishes, the wrong wines can ruin your best efforts.
[Editor’s note: Cadwallader C. Washburn is the man from whom Washburn County got its name when it was established in 1883. A former Wisconsin governor, he had died the previous year.]
Since our new superintendent at Spooner Area School District was hired, we have had:
Through trees heavy with frost the sun is dawning, its rays glowing through branches that sparkle like crystal glass. At 11 degrees, this is the coldest morning of the season so far.