How To View Obituaries On DrydenWire.com Article Image

How To View Obituaries On DrydenWire.com

Where and how to view obituaries on DrydenWire's website.
Annual Shell Lake 4th Of July Boat Parade Is On! Article Image

Annual Shell Lake 4th Of July Boat Parade Is On!

'Join us for the (we lost count how many) Annual Shell Lake Boat Parade'
Spooner Arts In Hand Gallery Reopens Article Image

Spooner Arts In Hand Gallery Reopens

Arts in Hand Gallery in downtown Spooner reopened after being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic
ICAA’s Prevention Services Launches Family Ties Parenting Group Article Image

ICAA’s Prevention Services Launches Family Ties Parenting Group

Are you looking for resources to support your role as a parent, grandparent, or caregiver?
Aunt Jemima Brand To Remove Image From Packaging And Change Brand Name Article Image

Aunt Jemima Brand To Remove Image From Packaging And Change Brand Name

Packaging changes without the Aunt Jemima image will begin to appear throughout Q4 of 2020
Narrow Gauge Road Closure Scheduled For 6/18/20 Through 6/25/20 Article Image

Narrow Gauge Road Closure Scheduled For 6/18/20 Through 6/25/20

Narrow Gauge Road from Hilltop Road south approximately 1,000 feet will be closed to through traffic
Spooner Middle School Principal Changes Role; Search For Replacement Begins Article Image

Spooner Middle School Principal Changes Role; Search For Replacement Begins

The District anticipates that the new principal will be in place mid to late summer.
Sue Churchill Joins Spooner Health Board of Directors Article Image

Sue Churchill Joins Spooner Health Board of Directors

She joins Jamie Morales, Dr. Mark Van Etten, Adam Liegl, Maureen Revak, Dr. Brian Gaskill and Tim Reedy.
Short-Term Paving Project Planned On Wis 77 In Washburn County Article Image

Short-Term Paving Project Planned On Wis 77 In Washburn County

Traffic to be controlled with flagging operations
Washburn County Family Festival Postponed Article Image

Washburn County Family Festival Postponed

Washburn County Family Festival has become one of the community’s marquee events during the summer season.
Heart Of The North Spooner Rodeo Postponed Until 2021 Article Image

Heart Of The North Spooner Rodeo Postponed Until 2021

2020 Heart of the North Spooner Rodeo canceled
The United Way COVID-19 Relief Fund For Barron Co. Receives $11,500 Donation From 3M Article Image

The United Way COVID-19 Relief Fund For Barron Co. Receives $11,500 Donation From 3M

“This money will benefit Barron County residents and help us get through this challenging time"
Wisconsin Drivers Can Now Renew Their Licenses Online Article Image

Wisconsin Drivers Can Now Renew Their Licenses Online

WisDOT: Drivers can renew their licenses online and skip a trip to the DMV.
The Body Shop Fitness Centers Are Open For Business Article Image

The Body Shop Fitness Centers Are Open For Business

"We are not free of this virus so please practice social distancing to the best of your ability"
CCF Bank Of Spooner Donates $14,500 To Community First Of Washburn County Article Image

CCF Bank Of Spooner Donates $14,500 To Community First Of Washburn County

CCF Partners with 'Community First' to provide support to local businesses and community members in need.
DrydenWire.com To Resume Posting Today Article Image

DrydenWire.com To Resume Posting Today

A message from Ben Dryden, Founder of DrydenWire.com
$95.4 Million Spent By Visitors Sets New Polk County Record Article Image

$95.4 Million Spent By Visitors Sets New Polk County Record

Polk County set another record in visitor spending at $95.4 million in 2019.
Shell Lake Arts Center Receives Grant From Wisconsin Arts Board Article Image

Shell Lake Arts Center Receives Grant From Wisconsin Arts Board

The Shell Lake Arts Center recently received a generous grant of $4,860 from the Wisconsin Arts Board.
LFRC Receives Funding From Marshfield Clinic Health System To Support Washburn County Article Image

LFRC Receives Funding From Marshfield Clinic Health System To Support Washburn County

Lakeland Family Resource Center has received funding from Marshfield Clinic Health System
Gov. Evers Orders Flags To Half-Staff On Friday, May 15 Article Image

Gov. Evers Orders Flags To Half-Staff On Friday, May 15

Flags to be flown at Half-Staff as a mark of respect for Peace Officers who have given their lives in the line of duty.
Public Involvement Efforts For US 53 Project Moved Online Article Image

Public Involvement Efforts For US 53 Project Moved Online

WisDOT is seeking public comment on project from Wildcat Road to County A in Spooner area.
Shell Lake Arts Center Cancels 2020 Summer Camp, Concert Season Article Image

Shell Lake Arts Center Cancels 2020 Summer Camp, Concert Season

Summer Camp and Concert Season would have run June 14th through August 7th
Spooner Parade Committee Addresses Cancelation Article Image

Spooner Parade Committee Addresses Cancelation

"We hope that with this information, you will better understand our timing of this decision, and the decision itself"
Ignite Dispensary Is Now Able To Offer Curbside Pickup! Article Image

Ignite Dispensary Is Now Able To Offer Curbside Pickup!

Effective Friday, Governor’s order has allowed non-essential businesses the ability to open and offer curbside pickup!