The Legislature's budget committee will soon consider Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to cut about one-third of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' budgeted science positions.
Link Ford & RV, Minong, and the Ford Motor Company will host a Drive 4UR School event at Spooner High School from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, May 8.
Spooner Elementary School celebrated Earth Day on April 22, and the Spooner FFA was on hand to help. The Spooner FFA conducted Earth Day activities again this year for the kindergarten and first through third-grade students. Each grade level rotated through three different activities in the …
Landon Deneen sprints to the finish line at the Run 4 the 950th on Sunday, May 3. Hosted by Trinity Lutheran Church in Spooner, the run/walk was a fundraiser to defray costs for upcoming 950th family group summer activities, including a river trip down the Namekagon this coming June. Members…
SPOONER– The Spooner Cardinals 2015 baseball campaign got underway in Strum when the Redbirds traveled south to take on the Beef River Bullfrogs on May 2.
SPOONER– The 2015 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Charity Football Game benefiting Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin will take place on Saturday, July 18, at J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium on the campus of University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
Crime & Courts
Senators voted Thursday to move a bill out of committee that raises the speed limit to 70 mph on some stretches of interstates and highways in Wisconsin.
A new study finds Wisconsin attorneys appointed to represent poor criminal defendants aren't getting paid enough by the state to provide their clients with an adequate defense.
Spooner Police Officers handled approximately 210 incidents, complaints, and other calls during April, the department reported this week. Among them were the following.
There’s more to Parmigiano Reggiano cheese than you may have considered. While delicious grated over pasta, it also can be served on its own or paired with other flavors to help liven up the table at a party.
There’s a wide world of wine out there to discover. If you find yourself reaching for the same few varietals time and again, consider expanding your range with Port, which is versatile in itself.
While pets deserve your love every month of the year, National Pet Month, celebrated in May, is a great time to go the extra mile.
My dad and my brothers always told me that our old horse, Annie, was likely the smartest horse in the world. My brothers even joked that she might be smarter than some people. But it wasn’t until the first time my dad sent me on Annie to cut a cow from the herd that I began to understand wha…
“Rain: A Natural and Cultural History” by Cynthia Barnett