Friday, November 17, 2017

Block & Cleaver Artisan Meats launches store in Siren

SIREN - Block & Cleaver Artisan Meats recently launched its specialty meat retail store located just west of Siren off Nyberg Road. It features...

Frederic elementary students request, create and star in Falloween concert

FREDERIC - Frederic fourth- and fifth-grade students put on a “Falloween” concert, a fall/Halloween program, Monday, Nov. 6. It was the culmination of five...

New festivities join seasonal traditions in Siren

SIREN - Capture the brilliance of the season in Siren beginning this Thursday, Nov. 16, and continuing through Christmas Day. New festivities are being...

Transformation happens

Drug court graduate describes her journey from addiction to sobriety Eddie Emerson | Staff writer POLK COUNTY - Heralded as “an incredible transformation,” a dozen people gathered at...

Area Veterans Day programs

  Balsam Lake The Unity School District will be holding their Veterans Day program on Friday, Nov. 10, 10:30 a.m. The speaker will be Rick Osborn...

In the eye of the rural broadband storm part 3

Danielle Danford | Staff Writer NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN— Reliable high-speed Internet access for rural residents faces many challenges. The geography of an area and its residents...

In the eye of the rural broadband storm part 2

NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN – Affordable high-speed Internet offers opportunities in education, jobs and commerce, but only to those with access to it. There are few...

Eight-man football recommended for Frederic

School board to decide in November  FREDERIC – The Frederic School District may switch to eight-man football starting next season.  Athletic director Ethan Bergstrom and football...

The Orange Swarm is back

BALSAM LAKE – As the local thermometers approach 70 degrees for the first time in a while and falls colors go from rich fuchsias,...