BARRONETT– The young face stares out across time, the face of a soldier, Pvt. Arthur “Bud” K… Read more
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- HYPOTHETICAL: The U.S. presidential elections are held in November 2016. No one can announce his/her candidacy until January 1, 2016. Primaries are held in every state on the same day in April 2016, determining the two leading candidates. National conventions follow closely afterward. Campaign spending is strictly limited. Your opinion?
Public school advocates argue the education budget approved by Republican lawmakers this week will slowly bleed money away from public school districts.
A new fire station that provides increased access and space for emergency vehicles, equipment, and operations has opened in the village of Grantsburg. A grand opening celebration featured village leaders, project partners, and state and local leaders.
At 7 p.m. on Friday, May 22, the graduating seniors at Shell Lake High School will make their way across the stage where they will receive the diplomas they have earned during their years in school.
Spooner/Shell Lake Rail Paula Peikert (#13) makes a kick in a May 15 loss to New Richmond. The Rails will host Osceola at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 21. Baldwin-Woodville will play at the Spooner field at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26.
SPOONER– The Spooner Rails boys golf team had another active week.
The weather was frightful at the Spooner track and field meet on May 14, and while it was not snowing, it was plenty wet as the Rails hosted Hayward, Ladysmith, and Northwestern in a driving rain. The Rail boys and girls competed in the Heart O’ North Conference Meet at Northwestern on Tuesd…
While corrections officials predict that an increase in prisoners over the next two years will cost the state just under $5 million, prison reform advocates say that money could be saved by releasing inmates eligible for parole.
To prevent deaths and injuries, Spooner Police Department along with law enforcement agencies from all over Wisconsin will intensify our safety belt enforcement efforts during the annual Click It or Ticket mobilization from May 18 to 31.
Groups that work with victims of domestic violence and sexual assault will have more money to pay for their legal expenses through a million-dollar grant that was approved by the Legislature's budget committee last week.
HYPOTHETICAL: The U.S. presidential elections are held in November 2016. No one can announce his/her candidacy until January 1, 2016. Primaries are held in every state on the same day in April 2016, determining the two leading candidates. National conventions follow closely afterward. Campaign spending is strictly limited. Your opinion?
On Memorial Day, we honor men and women who died while courageously serving in the U.S. military. We also recognize active duty service members, especially those who have been wounded. Cities and towns across the United States host Memorial Day parades to thank our service members and their …
Memorial Day heralds the start of grilling season. Perfect your fireside techniques and enhance outdoor dining by learning how to pair wine with grilled dishes.
At the Mall of America this past weekend, Capture Minnesota unveiled photographs that will be published in its upcoming book, “Capture Minnesota Volume IV.” And among them were two photographs taken by Spooner photographer Kathryn DesForge.
As many of us do each year, we gather this Memorial Day to recognize and honor those brave men and women who gave their lives in service to their nation. Nearly every generation of our nation has sacrificed many of its best and brightest – Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsm…
Last week, the Spooner High School dedicated its metal working lab to Larry and Dawn White. Larry is a 1959 graduate of Spooner High School. He has made many donations to the Spooner tech-ed program as a way of giving back to the good start he got at Spooner.