The public is invited to share their perspectives on the “SASD [Spooner Area School District] challenges and school board performance” at a community forum on Wednesday, July 15, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the community meeting room at the Department of Natural Resources Service Center in Spooner, …
A Spooner Police Department squad was hit and the officer injured while stopped at an intersection on July 4, and the driver of the vehicle that hit the squad was arrested for alleged drunk driving.
RIVER FALLS-- Rainfall that could total 9 inches since midnight closed several roads in west-central Wisconsin and the Twin Cities early Monday.
SPOONER– Grab your best cowboy hat, slip on your boots, and saddle up, it’s almost time for the incredible family entertainment and rowdy western fun that is the 62nd Annual Spooner Heart of the North Rodeo!
Spooner Police Officers handled a wide array of calls, complaints, and incidents during the first two weeks of June, the department reported this week. Among them were the following.
MADISON-- A Frederic woman, Sarah Ricci, 33, was sentenced on Thursday by U.S. District Judge William M. Conley to 96 months in federal prison, to be followed by four years of supervised release, for her role in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamines, Washburn County Sheriff Terry Dryde…
The Wisconsin Department of Justice is updating the rules hospitals must follow in collecting evidence from sexual assault victims.
You may not realize it, but you have the power to make a big difference in your community. There are so many ways to help a cause and you’ll be more fired up to devote your time, energy and talents when your efforts will benefit a community that matters to you, say experts.
Immigrants brought their favorite plants to the U.S. in the 18th century, but now, the plants are known as plant immigrants.
An evening of open mic is planned at The Dock Coffee shop in Spooner, with the next open mic on Thursday, July 9. Sign-up is at 6 p.m. with music from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
The Potter’s Shed in Shell Lake will present a “Music at the Shed” concert Friday, July 10, with The Pistol Whippin Party Penguins.
The Supreme Court’s recent decision to uphold premium subsidies in states that are utilizing the federally-run insurance marketplace was good news for Wisconsin residents.
On July 4, 1836, Wisconsin officially broke off from Michigan to become its own territory.
Thomas Jefferson called it “the declaratory charter of our rights” – The Declaration of Independence. What better time for our nation to rededicate itself to the rock-solid principles of liberty that it represents than the Fourth of July, the day it all began.