Team Wish Sandwich – Michael “Mic” Isham Jr. and Karen Breit of Hayward – is the the overal… Read more
Spooner High School student Larissa Schmock (third from left), daughter of Howard and Leann Schmock, won the sixth annual CESA #11 STAR Academy Student Photography Contest. She is also the event’s first back-to-back winner. Her photo is featured on the cover of CESA #11’s 2015 STAR Academy b…
State lawmakers have voted to preserve funding for the Department of Natural Resources to pick up dead deer from Wisconsin highways.
The public is invited to a special forum “Debunking the Autism Spectrum” to learn more about the disorder and to share their own personal stories.
SPOONER– All 69 proposed changes received majority support from voters Monday at the Department of Natural Resources’ annual spring fish and wildlife public hearings and Wisconsin Conservation Congress meetings.
For many people, seeing a black bear is a thrilling, rewarding experience. The presence of black bears is not necessarily a problem or threat to safety, but it is important to remember that bears are wild animals and deserve respect.
The Project Appleseed Tour stopped in Spooner at the Indianhead Rifle & Pistol Club shooting range on Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19. Project Appleseed is the sole project of the Revolutionary War Veterans Association (RWVA). Founded in 2006, Project Appleseed and its volunteers are co…
Crime & Courts
Law enforcement officials and the state's largest group against domestic violence joined democratic lawmakers Wednesday to call for background checks on all firearms.
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by Wisconsin officials who want to continue the ban on night deer hunting for the state's Chippewa tribes. Meanwhile, tribal leaders are welcoming the Court's decision.
A Milwaukee state representative wants to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana. Democrat Mandela Barnes said his bill would save the state money by reducing the prison population.
Choosing a wine from a menu or the shelves of your local wine shop can be daunting. Despite wanting to try something new, you might find yourself consistently reaching for the same bottle you know, for fear of making the wrong choice. However, a whole wine world is ready to be explored. Why …
A mother’s work is challenging -- even after the kids are all grown up. So while flowers make a nice Mother’s Day gesture, consider going the extra mile.
University of Wisconsin-Extension and the Spooner Agriculture Research Station will host a grape pruning workshop from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 25. The workshop will include a short classroom discussion on basic grape management, grape training systems and pruning, followed by an o…