Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Santa visit

Santa to visit LFRC

SPOONER - Ho, ho, ho, Santa is coming! Yes, once again, Lakeland Family Resource Center is hosting their annual Santa visit. This tradition will...

Photographer, fly-fishing guide to give visual tour of the Yellowstone River

RICE LAKE - Do you love the outdoors? Fishing? Being on the river? Observing wildlife? If so, you’ll want to attend fly-fishing guide and...

Coaches versus Cancer basketball game held

Larry Samson | Staff writer SPOONER - Spooner has taken a 2-1 lead over Shell Lake in the annual Coaches versus Cancer girls basketball game...

Washburn County school districts meet or exceed state educational expectations

Danielle Danford | Staff writer WASHBURN COUNTY—The six school districts in Washburn County meet or exceed state educational expectations, according to the 2016-17 state report...

Washburn County prevails in town suit

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE- On Monday, Nov. 20, Sawyer County Circuit Court Judge John Yackel ruled in favor of Washburn County in...

Arrest warrant issued for man wanted in Shell Lake Cenex burglary

Danielle Danford | Staff writer SHELL LAKE – An arrest warrant has been issued for Randy L. Hammet, 36, Birmingham, Ala., who is wanted...
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Christmas is Coming to the Shell Lake Public Library

SHELL LAKE - As the holiday season is now upon us, the Shell Lake Public Library is gearing up for some Christmas fun. Saturday, Dec....

Filing for the 2018 spring elections starts now

Gregg Westigard | Staff writer WASHBURN COUNTY – The 2018 election season is now starting. Next April 2 voters will elect all the county board...

Washburn County hunter hospitalized after shooting leg

Danielle Danford | Staff writer BIRCHWOOD— A hunting accident occurred in the Town of Birchwood near Stone Lake on Friday, Nov. 24, according to Terry...

TiTW to present “A Christmas Carol”

Theatre in the Woods will present Tom Mitchell and Jan Lee in the holiday favorite "A Christmas Carol" Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec....