SOMERSET– Senator-elect Patty Schachtner (D-Somerset) will hol… Read more
HAYWARD– Tim Burns, Wisconsin State Supreme Court candidate, w… Read more
Some health systems are going to expand what they do. They’re … Read more
SPOONER– Europe Tour students will present a Dodgeball Tournam… Read more
Three times a year I get to spend a few days at the elementary… Read more
The Spooner Rails wrestling team went to the mat in a differen… Read more
A Quad County K9 fundraiser ice fishing contest and Winter Oly… Read more
ASHLAND– Ashland County Sheriff's Deputy Brock Mrdjenovich's shots that led to the death of a Native American juvenile, Jason Pero, 14, in Ashland County were justified, St. Croix County District Attorney Michael Nieskes said on Friday, Jan. 19.
Approximately 290 pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, three firearms, and two stun guns were recovered after two separate pursuits that originated near Osseo on Thursday, Jan. 18.
TOWN OF LENROOT– A man was arrested early on Saturday morning, Jan. 13, after allegedly assaulting a woman in a residence and firing a shot afterwards.
SPOONER– Faith in Action – Washburn County will host its 13th annual Valentine Vignette benefit concert at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 11, at Spooner Wesleyan Church.
RICE LAKE– Three different musical ensembles will gather and rehearse during the spring semester at the University of Wisconsin-Barron County in Rice Lake, giving adult, college-level, and advanced high school instrumentalists and vocalists the opportunity to develop and share their talents.
Kristine Watral of Webster has been named to the 2017 fall dean’s list at Ripon College.
HUDSON– Margaret Edwards of Hudson, the daughter of TJ and Elizabeth Edwards of Spooner and a former Spooner Rodeo Queen, has found success in trail riding and showing horses.
The recycling loop isn’t complete until the materials collected at curbside and drop-off sites are remanufactured into new products and (now here’s the important part) purchased by consumers.
January is National Stalking Awareness Month, a time to focus on a crime that affected 7.5 million victims in one year. The theme – “Stalking: Know It. Name It. Stop It.” – challenges the nation to fight the dangerous crime by learning more about it.
On Monday, Jan. 15, the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was celebrated across our country. Dr. King was an iconic leader of the civil rights movement who helped make historic reforms throughout America become a reality. Dr. King stood for nonviolence, tolerance, forgiveness, and above all, un…
How effective is a democratic government if leaders lie to their public? How effective is a democratic government if those elected make decisions that benefit their big-money donors and not the people they represent?