The Chronotype is a weekly newspaper published Wednesdays in Rice Lake. Rice Lake is a beautiful community in northwest Wisconsin with a population of over 8,300, located in Barron County. The Chronotype has been published since 1874, making it the oldest continually operated business in Barron County. In August 2014, the company was purchased by Adams Publishing Group, from third generation family ownership.
The Early Bird is a free circulation newspaper/advertising shopper published on Fridays. It covers all of Barron and most of Rusk counties, with a circulation of 28,000. The Early Bird includes area news, information, entertainment and advertising. It is the most economical cost per household delivered of any print media in the area.
Ricelakeonline.com, part of APG’s umbrella site, apg-wi.com, is our responsive internet site, featuring news and advertising and is accessible on your computer, tablet and phone.
The Rice Lake Chronotype is open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday. We are closed on major holidays.
Articles - Tuesday 9 a.m.
Obituaries - Tuesday 10 a.m.
Classified line ads:
Chronotype - Tuesday 1 p.m.
Early Bird - Tuesday 5 p.m.
Chronotype - Tuesday 10 a.m.
Early Bird - Tuesday 3 p.m.
- Soccer Warriors open D-3 tourney at home
- Volleyballers advance, face No. 1 Bloomer next
- After-school outdoors program offered to Birchwood students
- Woman allegedly rented out townhome she was being evicted from
- Charge filed for firearm straw purchase
- Bridge cracks concern city
- Looney Lutherans highlight Caregiver Conference
- Community helpers visit preschool
- Updated: Names released in fatal Thursday morning crash
- Sheriff's Department de-escalates situation with armed man
- Garage fire breaks out on Water Street
- While opiods get headlines and funding, meth crisis continues
- Susan Marie Schafbuch
- Mary Noell Thoreson
- Robert I. Solberg
- Laura A. Crawford
- Kenneth C. Prill
- Fiscal Facts: Wisconsin workforce challenges intensify
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