Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 15:52
DAVE DALEY | Wisconsin Policy Research Institute
Editor’s note: The following article and related articles were released this week by the Wisconsin Policy Research Institute as part of its “Federal Grant... Read More

Junior Mackenna Johnson of Grantsburg spikes the ball over the net against St. Croix Falls Tuesday, Sept. 20. – Photo by Becky Strabel


News Headlines

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 14:30
SHELL LAKE - In the course of the Shell Lake City Council's regular monthly meeting on Monday, Sept. 12, it approved a bid for a new squad car and a... Read More
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 13:45
GREG MARSEN | Staff writer
MILLTOWN – The two candidates in the 10th Senate District race joined the three candidates for the 28th state Assembly seat at a public forum held on... Read More
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 13:11
GREG MARSEN | Staff writer
BALSAM LAKE - A plea bargain has been reached and a trial has been avoided in the primary case against David Strenke, the 28-year-old Luck man... Read More
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 09:47
SPOONER - According to the information released by the Washburn County Sheriff’s Office, an accident occurred Sunday, Sept. 18, at approximately 9:20... Read More
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 17:45
DANIELLE DANFORD | staff writer
SHELL LAKE—The accident occurred on Friday, September 16 at approximately 2:54 p.m. when Donald Doriott, 54, Shell Lake, was northbound on Hwy. 63... Read More
Shell Lake High School building
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 08:59
DANIELLE DANFORD | staff writer
SHELL LAKE—The Shell Lake School District's annual meeting will take place on Monday, September 26 at 6 p.m. in the Shell Lake High School. During... Read More
Monday, September 19, 2016 - 10:00
WASHBURN COUNTY – According to Frank Scalzo of the Washburn County Highway Department a culvert replacement will begin Tuesday, Sept. 20, on CTH G... Read More
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 12:32
RICE LAKE - On Thursday, September 15, 2016, at 2:12 p.m., the Barron County Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call of a two vehicle crash at the... Read More
David Lee Boswell mugshot
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 16:15
WASHBURN COUNTY—David Lee Boswell, 26, Hayward, is currently being sought by the Washburn County Sheriff's Office for stealing a car from the... Read More
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 15:37
DAVE DALEY | Wisconsin Policy Research Insitute
HERTEL - The way the St. Croix Chippewa Tribal Council operates in secrecy has gone largely unnoticed by federal watchdogs, but not by tribal members... Read More
police vehicle
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 15:13
SHELL LAKE—Local law enforcement and emergency first responders were called to action on Wednesday, September 14 at around 12:30 p.m. when a barn... Read More
Rep. Romaine Quinn and candidate Joe Huftel

Candidate Joe Huftel and Rep. Romaine Quinn recently met with Barron Electric Cooperative employees and directors to discuss issues facing Wisconsin voters. — Photo submitted

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 16:26
BARRON - Rep. Romaine Quinn and his opponent, Joe Huftel, both seeking to represent the 75th District, met with Barron Electric Cooperative employees... Read More
gavel on table
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 15:58
David L. Denasha, Hayward, possess drug paraphernalia, $443.00, probation, sent. withheld. Christine L. Fitzgerald, Rice Lake, OWI, $1,692.00, local... Read More
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 15:43
DANIELLE DANFORD | staff writer
SPOONER - The city of Spooner is developing a purchase agreement for the construction of a solar installation that will generate power for a portion... Read More


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Phone: 715-468-2314
Fax: 715-468-4900

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Phone: 715-327-4236
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