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MADISON– The U.S. Department of Homeland Security notified the Wisconsin Elections Commission on Friday, Sept. 23, that “Russian government cyber actors” unsuccessfully targeted the state’s voter registration system in 2016.
A former produce seller in Portage County has been accused of one of the largest potato-related thefts in Wisconsin history.
GREEN BAY– Attorney General Brad Schimel has announced that Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) Human Trafficking Bureau agents, with the aid of local and federal law enforcement, have arrested 25 individuals in stings to arrest sex traffickers, “jo…
“The Fallen” by Ace Atkins
HAUGEN– Tickets are now on sale for “Long Live the Squeezebox XXIX” Fall Edition, which will be presented at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, at the Česká Opera House in Haugen. The show is a light-hearted celebration of accordion and concertina music and folk humor.
Sunday, September 10, 2017 was the day that congregations of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) joined together across the nation for “God’s Work – Our Hands” Day. Trinity Lutheran Church members in Spooner expressed the gospel’s promise to serve neighbors by wearing bright y…
SPOONER– The 38th annual Mission Supper will be served at Trinity Lutheran Church from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 4.
The Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce is holding an online contest called the “Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin.” It started a couple weeks ago with 150 nominees. Patterned after the bracket system of NCAA March Madness, votes were tallied last week and the “Sweet 16” includes many huge co…
The U.S. Constitution legally protects our rights as human beings. Any government punishing a group of people who have not committed any crime is a violation of basic human rights.
This year we have seen nearly twice as many people walking killed by people driving as the year before, 42 as of September 5. As a Share & Be Aware Ambassador I am working to reduce this number in the future and educate communities about how they can help.
In defense of letter to the editor writer Sandy Bjurman, I’ve met Sandy and find her to be a likeable, compassionate person (pro-life). So when she writes an article in this section calling for an end of hating and gets criticized for it by her detractors, that’s foolishness. I’m not going t…