Friday, April 28, 2017

Governor Walker visits Shell Lake Elementary and High School, highlights historic...

Shell Lake – Governor Scott Walker traveled to Shell Lake Elementary and High School today to discuss the historic K-12 and rural school investments included...

Golfers play through the rain at Luck

Marty Seeger|Staff writer LUCK – A wet Tuesday didn’t keep area golfers from the conference match on the Luck Golf Course April 25. Scores continue...

Tigers hold off Lakers for shutout win

Webster win over Unity puts Tigers in West Lakeland lead Webster 1, Shell Lake 0 Marty Seeger|Staff writer WEBSTER – Austin Spafford’s leadoff single in the bottom...


Why support the Frederic – Luck Area American Cancer Society Sole...

FREDERIC - There are many reasons to take up the fight against cancer.  Cancer strikes one out of two men and one out of...


Local man accused of stealing van and destroying items

BALSAM LAKE – The Polk County Sheriff's Department has released some details on an incident that occurred on Friday, April 21, in Balsam Lake...

You owe us better, Mr. Gableman | Ed Fischer

The Wisconsin Supreme Court – five out of the seven of them – recently decided that even though a litigant appearing before the Supreme Court...

Election 2017

2017 Washburn spring election results revised

WASHBURN COUNTY – The following are the unofficial election results for school, cities, villages and towns with contested races only.   KEY: *winner, (I) incumbent, (WI)...
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Lyla J. Fugleberg

Lyla J. Fugleberg, 79, of Shell Lake, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on February 24, 2017, at the Hummingbird Assisted Living residence in Tucson, Ariz....

Ardis V. Kelly

Ardis V. Kelly, 73, of, Hudson died Sunday April 23, 2017, at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis. Ardis was born on October...

Sharon Margaret Marek

Sharon Margaret Marek, 79, of the Town of Wood River, Wis., passed away at home on Friday evening, April 21, 2017. Sharon was born July...

Leanna Lou Rutherford Spanner

Leanna Lou Rutherford Spanner, 60, of Amery, Wis., passed away April 17, 2017, in Eden Prairie, Minn. Leanna was born in Indiana to Anita and...

Margaret Adelaide Ulick

Margaret Adelaide Ulick, 96, passed away April 18, 2017, at Traditions of Frederic, in Frederic, Wis. She was born Feb. 22, 1921, to Joy and...

Charlene Ann Markegard

Charlene Ann (Menard) Markegard, 69, of Town of Evergreen, Washburn County, Wis. and Tucson, Ariz., peacefully passed away in Tucson on Saturday, April 1,...

Howard “Howie” E. Hanson

Howard “Howie” E. Hanson, 80, of Luck, Wis., formerly of St. Paul Park, Minn., passed away April 12, 2017, in Amery, Wis. Howie was born...

Ruby M. Malinovsky

Ruby M. Malinovsky, 92, of Frederic, Wis., passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Frederic Nursing and Rehab. Ruby was born in Polk County, Wis.,...

Gerlyn Anna Tjader Erichsen

Gerlyn Anna Tjader Erichsen, 93, Siren, Wis., passed away Wednesday morning, April 19, 2017.  She had been the last surviving member of the Tjader...
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