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Sarona man pleads not guilty to fleeing officer

A Sarona man pleaded not guilty to felony fleeing an officer plus two misdemeanor charges in Barron County Circuit Court on Friday. Read more


Wisconsin Republicans seek to tighten unemployment benefits

MADISON — Wisconsin Republicans introduced a package of legislation Tuesday that would tighten eligibility for unemployment benefits and Me… Read more


Former Chetek man pleads guilty

A former Chetek man who held off police in a six-hour standoff in May pleaded guilty to three of the eight charges he had faced in Barron C… Read more

Ag Day at the Capitol upcoming Jan. 26

Ag Day at the Capitol is Jan. 26, and the Barron County Farm Bureau is encouraging farmers to take advantage of the opportunity to visit wi… Read more


Government Center's auditorium upgrade begins

An upgrade of the auditorium on the first floor of the Barron County Government Center starts today. The Barron County Board of Supervisors… Read more


COVID cases shoot up; 1 more death reported in Barron County

The number of new cases of COVID-19 shot up in Barron County for the second week in a row, another death was recorded and public events and… Read more

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Mark Walters: Nature frowns on visitors from the north

Nature has a way of setting the pace for what many of us do in life and that can be good, bad or in between. Last week and this week I am w… Read more


Registration underway for Rice Lake youth baseball

Registration for the T-ball, coach pitch, minors, majors, Babe Ruth and traveling programs for youth baseball in Rice Lake is underway. Read more


Prep boys basketball: Cameron splits conference games to Northwestern, Spooner

The Cameron boys basketball team split a pair of Heart O' North Conference clashes this past week, falling to league leader Northwestern be… Read more


Prep girls basketball: Cameron races past Spooner

CAMERON — After a slow start offensively, the Cameron girls basketball team found its footing and pulled away for a 52-22 victory over Spoo… Read more

Prep wrestling: Rice Lake's Schulz 2nd, Lammers 3rd at Ladysmith invite

LADYSMITH — Carter Schulz was runner-up and Brody Lammers third in their respective weight classes to lead the Rice Lake wrestling team at … Read more


Prep boys hockey: Fitzgerald's overtime goal sends Rice Lake past Hayward

HAYWARD —  Jace Fitzgerald scored the game-winner in the second overtime as the Rice Lake boys hockey team edged Hayward 2-1 on Saturday as… Read more

Death Notices


Gene Arnold Bergman

Gene Bergman, 72, of Rice Lake, WI went home to the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday January 11, 2022.  Gene was born to Car… Read more


Gertrude Lila Millerman

Gertrude Millerman, Age 89, of Rice Lake, WI died Wednesday, January 12, 2022 in Rice Lake. Read more


Arlene Hazel Dickerson

Arlene Dickerson, 92, of Rice Lake died, January 12, 2022, at Woodstone Assisted Living. She was born January 4, 1930, in Rice Lake, WI to … Read more


Melvin “Mel” Robert Kisting

Melvin Kisting, age 71, of Rice Lake, WI, died Saturday, January 15, 2022 at his home. Read more



Ink Blog: Dinner with the first lady

My Texas memories start way back in 1967 when my late husband, Tom Olsen, was assigned to Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, but occupied off… Read more

Fiscal Facts: Top research findings for 2021

As Wisconsin Policy Forum researchers began to contemplate our 2021 research agenda a year ago, it appeared analyzing the harsh impacts of … Read more

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