The Spooner Area School District (SASD) Board of Education passed a Resolution on the Dissol… Read more
Upcoming snowmobile safety courses at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area near Grantsburg will help make sure new snowmobilers are ready for another snowy Wisconsin winter.
State general fund spending will increase $1.1 billion over the next two years, with Medicaid and K-12 education accounting for 86 percent of the total. General fund spending will total $31.9 billion over two years. A new report from the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX), “2015-17 Budget…
The Birchwood Staff was busy “going back to school” recently for its first teacher inservice this year.
Children under 10 years old would be able to hunt next year if a bill pending in the state Legislature wins approval.
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…
Rahmad L. Geddes, also known as "Face" and "Poo Poo," 36, of Blaine, Minnesota, has been sentenced to 23 1/2 years in federal prison for trafficking an 18-year-old woman from Wisconsin to Duluth, Minnesota, for commercial sex.
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.
With the holidays comes stress. The shopping, cooking, preparing and cleaning before and after guests are all part of the “joy” of the season. But there are a number of easy ways to save time during the holidays and better enjoy the company of friends and family.
Nearly 15,000 adults have lost food stamps within the first three months of a new state law taking effect.
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…
“My First Book of Football” by Beth Bugler and Mark Bechtel, illustrated by Bill Hinds
[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: