SPOONER– The Spooner Area Chamber of Commerce will present the… Read more
MADISON— Gov. Tony Evers has ordered the flags of the United S… Read more
SHELL LAKE– The consensus during the sentencing of Dakota Gates, 22, of Spooner on Wednesday, April 18, was that prison was not the best option for him.
SHELL LAKE– A judge has denied a motion that could have forced restarting the criminal cases against Joleen A. Hanson and Robert “Bob” R. Meyers, both of Spooner, who have been charged with allegedly trying to kill Meyers’ wife, Sharon R. Meyers, by poisoning her, first by eye drops and then…
BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a Wisconsin man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents is refusing to cooperate in his presentence investigation.
SPOONER– Northwind Book & Fiber may be the only store in the country that will be celebrating both Independent Bookstore Day and Local Yarn Store Day on Saturday, April 27.
HAYWARD– The Park Center will host the world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra on Thursday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m.
“Chronicles of a Radical Hag (with Recipes)” by Lorna Landvik
We’ve all had one. You get up in the morning with all sorts of wonderful plans, and nothing turns out right. One thing leads to the next, and all those good intensions get brushed away by the day’s fallout. That kind of a day was life on the farm last Saturday.
Re “500-bed immigrant detention center proposed in New Richmond” (April 12, 2019):
As we approach the 49th anniversary of Earth Day, most of us do things to help protect our environment and are learning to recycle everything that we possibly can. But many are not "recycling" the most important things – our organs!
What do the Sunrise Movement, This Is Zero Hour, and Youth Climate Strike have in common? They are all youth-powered movements focused on the climate crisis that threatens their futures. Their leaders are as young as 14, and all recognize the magnitude of the crisis that is undermining their…
“He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.”