Domestic Violence Awareness Month Article Image

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Last year, domestic violence claimed 85 lives in Wisconsin with 15% of the victims being under the age of 18
'HARVEST SALE' Going On This Week At Schmitz's Economart! Article Image

'HARVEST SALE' Going On This Week At Schmitz's Economart! Ad

Prices Effective from September 28 thru October 4
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.
UPDATE: Troop Arrival In Spooner Delayed Article Image

UPDATE: Troop Arrival In Spooner Delayed

Our troops are coming home... just a little bit later
Chippewa County Provides Update On Closure of FireArms Range Article Image

Chippewa County Provides Update On Closure of FireArms Range

It is estimated that the corrective measures will be completed sometime in early-mid October, 2020.
Mars Drops Uncle Ben’s, Reveals New Name For Rice Brand Article Image

Mars Drops Uncle Ben’s, Reveals New Name For Rice Brand

Rebrand includes new purpose: create opportunities that offer everyone a seat at the table
Siren Closes High School For In-person Learning Due To Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Article Image

Siren Closes High School For In-person Learning Due To Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Siren has closed the high school from Monday, September 21 through October 2, 2020 for in-person learning
Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Article Image

Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Proclamation on the Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Telemark Redevelopment Withdraws $1 Million Package Offer Article Image

Telemark Redevelopment Withdraws $1 Million Package Offer

An announcement within the next 60 days outlining TR’s new projects will be made
NorthLakes Community Clinic Earns 'LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer' Designation Article Image

NorthLakes Community Clinic Earns 'LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer' Designation

Top Performer Designation from the Human Rights Campaign
Memorial Medical Center Announces Partnership With Northern Waters Ophthalmology Article Image

Memorial Medical Center Announces Partnership With Northern Waters Ophthalmology

Northern Waters Ophthalmology will be joining MMC
Community Members Hold Friends And Family Free Sale To Benefit Local Families In Need Article Image

Community Members Hold Friends And Family Free Sale To Benefit Local Families In Need

Audrey and Pat Hanson of Spooner opened their garage and driveway to offer a Friends and Family Free Sale
ICAA Provides Free Pandemic Assistance For Small Business Owners And Entrepreneurs Article Image

ICAA Provides Free Pandemic Assistance For Small Business Owners And Entrepreneurs

ICAA’s new Business Development Manager, Anna Ringstad, is turning her focus towards providing free pandemic assistance for small business owners and entrepreneurs in NW Wisconsin
Become An On-Call Victim Advocate Intern For Embrace! Article Image

Become An On-Call Victim Advocate Intern For Embrace!

Embrace is seeking interns to join our mission in ending violence, inspiring hope and providing support to all people affected by domestic or sexual violence.
Polk County’s Ledger Newspapers Ceasing Publication Article Image

Polk County’s Ledger Newspapers Ceasing Publication

The Ledger is ceasing publication of their newspapers in Polk County
Wisconsin Mails Voting Information To Registered Voters Article Image

Wisconsin Mails Voting Information To Registered Voters

The Wisconsin Elections Commission this week mailed information packets to 2.6 million registered voters about their options for voting
Nominations Sought For Wisconsin Woman Veteran Of The Year Article Image

Nominations Sought For Wisconsin Woman Veteran Of The Year

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Wisconsin Woman Veteran of the Year award
Behavioral Health Grants Awarded To 40 Wisconsin School Districts Article Image

Behavioral Health Grants Awarded To 40 Wisconsin School Districts

121 schools in 31 counties benefit
Burnett County Sheriff’s Office Introduces Their Second K-9 Article Image

Burnett County Sheriff’s Office Introduces Their Second K-9

The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office would like to introduce our second K-9 'Croix'
Annual 'Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over' Campaign Begins Friday Article Image

Annual 'Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over' Campaign Begins Friday

Campaign that begins August 21 and continues through Labor Day
Shell Lake Beachgoers Now Have Option For Bathroom Facility Article Image

Shell Lake Beachgoers Now Have Option For Bathroom Facility

UPDATE: Shell Lake City Council will now be discussing the possibility of opening the north bathroom facility to the public
Wisconsin Still Needs Poll Workers! Article Image

Wisconsin Still Needs Poll Workers!

Wisconsin clerks are at least 900 poll workers short statewide for the August 11 Fall Partisan Primary
Spooner Baptist Church Hosting Evangelist Gary Gillmore For Summer Revival Meetings Article Image

Spooner Baptist Church Hosting Evangelist Gary Gillmore For Summer Revival Meetings

Gillmore has preached throughout the United States, Canada, and several other foreign countries
Flags Ordered To Half-Staff In Honor Of Army Cpl. Francis J. Rochon Article Image

Flags Ordered To Half-Staff In Honor Of Army Cpl. Francis J. Rochon

Gov. Tony Evers announced today that the flags will be flown at half-staff on July 25, 2020