Scott Walker Announced As Friday Morning Guest On DrydenWire Live! Article Image

Scott Walker Announced As Friday Morning Guest On DrydenWire Live!

The live chat will air on our Facebook page at approximately 8:30a on Friday, April 3, 2020.
Spooner Middle School Is Honored With Wisconsin Title I Schools Of Recognition Award Article Image

Spooner Middle School Is Honored With Wisconsin Title I Schools Of Recognition Award

SMS among 107 schools in the state that received Title I School of Recognition honors
Coronavirus And Domestic Violence – Embrace Is Still Here! Article Image

Coronavirus And Domestic Violence – Embrace Is Still Here!

Americans are being told to stay home. But what happens when home isn’t safe?
View Obituaries On DrydenWire Article Image

View Obituaries On DrydenWire

Where view obituaries on DrydenWire
Update On Services In Washburn County Article Image

Update On Services In Washburn County

Court System Services and Washburn County Forest Campground Closures due to COVID-19, Coronavirus
Safety Precautions For Staff And Washburn County Residents Due To COVID-19 Article Image

Safety Precautions For Staff And Washburn County Residents Due To COVID-19

All access to buildings affiliated with Washburn County government will be limited.
Local Girl Scout Troops Need Your Help! Article Image

Local Girl Scout Troops Need Your Help!

'Spooner Girl Scout troops have worked very hard these past few weeks and it would be sad for the girls to take a huge loss.'
DMV Limiting In-Person Services Beginning March 23 Article Image

DMV Limiting In-Person Services Beginning March 23

Driver licenses that expire during COVID-19 public health emergency automatically extended 60 days
​​​73rd Alice In Dairyland Top Candidates Announced Article Image

​​​73rd Alice In Dairyland Top Candidates Announced

Top candidates: Rachel Gerbitz, Erica Helmer, Stephanie Hoff, Kaitlin Konder, Julia Nunes, and Grace Schroeder
WCEDC Awards Banquet Postponed Article Image

WCEDC Awards Banquet Postponed

'The responsible action is to make sure that what we do is what’s best for the common good'
Be Aware Of Spam Phone Calls To FoodShare And Health Care Members Article Image

Be Aware Of Spam Phone Calls To FoodShare And Health Care Members

Calls are currently being made from a 414-937-5494 phone number
Volunteer Partners Of Spooner Health Host Nutman Fundraiser Article Image

Volunteer Partners Of Spooner Health Host Nutman Fundraiser

The fundraiser is being held on March 19 and March 20
Jack Link’s Protein Snacks Names Kevin McAdams, President Of North America Article Image

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks Names Kevin McAdams, President Of North America

McAdams will report directly to CEO Troy Link
Nomination Period Open For Dairy Farmers Of Wisconsin Article Image

Nomination Period Open For Dairy Farmers Of Wisconsin

Nine of DFW’s 25 districts currently are up for election
Spooner Block Party Partnership Takes On ‘A Powerful, Patriotic Feel’ Article Image

Spooner Block Party Partnership Takes On ‘A Powerful, Patriotic Feel’

Spooner Block Party is supporting the WCVSO through proceeds from their event this year.
Washburn County Skywarn 'Storm Spotter' Training Article Image

Washburn County Skywarn 'Storm Spotter' Training

April 15th 2020 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
2020 Weight Limits For Washburn County Roads Article Image

2020 Weight Limits For Washburn County Roads

Washburn County seasonal road bans will go into effect March 9
Purina Recalls 4 Different Food Brands Article Image

Purina Recalls 4 Different Food Brands

Customers complained that their pets and animals were falling ill
Spooner Block Party Announces New And Exciting Location For 2020 Article Image

Spooner Block Party Announces New And Exciting Location For 2020

The Spooner Block Party is proud to announce a new location for upcoming events.
You're Invited! Article Image

You're Invited!

SASD is holding 2 community meetings to provide further details on the $16 million referendum
Driving Progress: The New 511 Puts Motorists On Easy Street Article Image

Driving Progress: The New 511 Puts Motorists On Easy Street

511 helps people driving in Wisconsin choose the safest and easiest routes to their destinations.
Washburn County Draft Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Article Image

Washburn County Draft Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

This plan update will serve as a roadmap that outlines potential cost-effective hazard mitigation activities.
Voting Now Open For 2020 WCEDC Awards Article Image

Voting Now Open For 2020 WCEDC Awards

Vote for your favorite nominees for the Washburn County Economic Development Corporation Awards.
Free Adult Education And Literacy Classes Available At Several Locations Article Image

Free Adult Education And Literacy Classes Available At Several Locations

Classes in Ashland, Balsam Lake, Hayward, Ladysmith, New Richmond, Rice Lake, Solon Springs, Spooner & Superior