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Patty Schachtner wins Senate election

Gregg Westigard | Staff writer NORTHWEST WISCONSIN – Patty Schachtner won the 10th Senate District special election Tuesday, January 16. Schachtner, the Democratic Party candidate,...
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DNR free ice-fishing weekend

STATEWIDE - The Wisconsin DNR is offering a free ice-fishing weekend almost anywhere in the state on Saturday, Jan. 20, and Sunday, Jan. 21. Anglers...

Polk County snowmobile trails open

POLK COUNTY— All Polk County Snowmobile trails North of Hwy. 8 are open as of noon today Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Areas A and B,...

Patty Schachtner wins Senate election

Gregg Westigard | Staff writer NORTHWEST WISCONSIN – Patty Schachtner won the 10th Senate District special election Tuesday, January 16. Schachtner, the Democratic Party candidate,...

Crime/courts

Spooner business owner holds intruder at gunpoint

SPOONER— An unidentified Spooner business owner held an intruder at gunpoint shortly after midnight Friday, Jan. 12.  According to a news release from the Spooner...

Let’s compare ambulance services | Lisa Robbin

Let’s compare ambulance services | Lisa Robbin One of my first ambulance jobs was in 1992 starting with North Land Ambulance Service and North Memorial Ambulance...

Election 2017

Tenth State Senate candidates have different approaches to economic development

Special election to fill vacant senate seat to be held next week John Davis | WPR Wisconsin's 10th State Senate District in far western Wisconsin has...

Judith A. Nottingham

Judith A. Nottingham, 74, of Danbury, Wis., died Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Judith was born on Aug. 21, 1943, in St. Paul, Minn., to Maurice...

Doris M. Erickson

Doris Mae Erickson, 92, of Grantsburg, Wis., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center. Doris was born on...

LaVerne E. Sandberg

LaVerne Everett Sandberg, 81, Grantsburg, passed away at Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, with his wife by...

Darrel O. Crosby

Today we are missing our loving husband and father, Darrel O. Crosby, 52, who went to be with the Lord on Jan. 10, 2018. He...

Margaret Shulz

Margaret Shulz, 80, of Foley, Minn., and formerly Phoenix, Ariz., died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at the St. Cloud Hospital.  Private family services will...

Darrell Yates

Darrell Yates, 64, of Cushing, Wis., died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. Born July 27, 1953, in St....

Steve R. (Meyer) Coy

Steve R. (Meyer) Coy, 48, of Grantsburg, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Steve was born on March 4, 1969, to Gary and...

Rose Ida Morley

Rose Ida Morley, 95-1/2 years old, a long-time resident of the town of Beaver Brook, died Jan. 8, 2018 at the Shell Lake Health...

Dale Stellrecht Sr.

Dale Stellrecht Sr., 71, a lifelong resident of the Town of Rusk, lost his battle with two cancers on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. He...

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