The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday that the level of flu activit… Read more
WASHINGTON— U.S. Senators Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) and Ron Wyden (… Read more
State agriculture officials are gearing up for federal food sa… 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.
We all love cheese. We’re Wisconsinites, right? But cheesemaking is most certainly an art as well as a science.
“The Church of Cash, a Johnny Cash tribute band, will bring the music and memories of the Nashville icon’s life and career in 7:30 p.m. performance Friday, Jan. 19, at the Park Center in Hayward.
Hello, music lovers. It is the slow season for music, so it’s slim pickins, but that doesn’t mean that what’s out there isn’t good. Jump in and find out for yourself.
Follow the money!
As I retire after almost 25 years as president of the nonpartisan Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance, I can’t help but reflect on how Wisconsin government and politics have changed over the decades. Perhaps the most significant change that has occurred is the increasingly partisan and polarized na…
I feel fortunate to have been one of the winners of the Spooner Advocate’s “Shop at Home” promotion this holiday season and enjoyed using the gift certificates from Henson’s Country Foods, Sportsmen’s Headquarters, and RC Gift/Red Cross Pharmacy.
A traditional virtue I learned from Quakers is to stay quiet until I can improve upon the silence. Simply addressing issues may enflame them. I’m doing my best, but politics is heated to where warnings must be given.