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Friday, March 16, 2018

Shell Lake Arts Center begins series of strategic planning meetings

SHELL LAKE - Representatives of Shell Lake Arts Center's operational board and staff met with Bern Hapke, retired general manager of 3M’s Food Safety...

WPT program shares St. Croix tribal stories

“We are trying very hard to retain the gifts that were given to us by the creator,” said Wanda McFaggen, of the St. Croix...

Thimbles Quilt Shop owner makes United Women Veterans flag

SPOONER— The United Women Veterans Northwestern Chapter organization was in need of a Women Veterans organizational flag.  The flags are similar to those that...
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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

SPOONER - According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, "Nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the...

My journey with my mother, Delores

Editor's note: The annual Walk to End Alzheimer's is set for Saturday, Sept. 23, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1790 Scribner Street. Registration begins at...

Update on WCAHS rebuilding of animal shelter

SPOONER - Many generous people have already made donations to the Washburn County Area Humane Society since the March fire through GoFundMe, donations on...

Measles, more than just a rash

WASHBURN COUNTY—What's the big deal about Measles? It's not just a childhood rash. It's a vaccine preventable disease that can cause pneumonia, encephalitis, and...

House passes ObamaCare repeal

Peter Sullivan | thehill.com WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Republicans on Thursday passed legislation aimed at repealing and replacing ObamaCare, taking a major step toward a...

Local Dem leader files complaint against Gableman

BARRON COUNTY -  A local Democratic Party official has filed a complaint against conservative Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman for appearing in promotional...

State hit hard by flu bug

STATEWIDE - The flu bug is hitting Wisconsinites hard, spiking to nearly 1,000 confirmed cases and hundreds of hospitalizations. According to figures from the Wisconsin...