Nominations Now Open For 3rd Annual WCEDC Business Awards Article Image

Nominations Now Open For 3rd Annual WCEDC Business Awards

Nominations for award recipients are being accepted through March 8th.
DrydenWire.com's Facebook Page Tops 13,000 Likes, Nearly 14,000 Followers Article Image

DrydenWire.com's Facebook Page Tops 13,000 Likes, Nearly 14,000 Followers

Website had over 650,000 pageviews in January
Joint Concert To Benefit Free Clinic Article Image

Joint Concert To Benefit Free Clinic

Benefit concert for the Rice Lake Area Free Clinic.
Save The Date: Washburn County Relay For Life Community Block Party Article Image

Save The Date: Washburn County Relay For Life Community Block Party

An event to create awareness and raise funds for research
Local Law Enforcement, Legislators Share Their Views On Governor’s Marijuana Reform Proposal Article Image

Local Law Enforcement, Legislators Share Their Views On Governor’s Marijuana Reform Proposal

Terry Dryden asks a few people for their thoughts on Evers' proposal
2019 CAP AODA Mini-Grant Application Period Coming To An End Article Image

2019 CAP AODA Mini-Grant Application Period Coming To An End

$7500 has been allocated for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Mini-grants.
Two Spooner School Buses Involved In Minor Collision Article Image

Two Spooner School Buses Involved In Minor Collision

There were students present on both buses at the time of the accident
Spooner Wesleyan Church To Host IF:Gathering On March 1 & 2 Article Image

Spooner Wesleyan Church To Host IF:Gathering On March 1 & 2

Local Gathering Builds Local Connections
Winter Grazing Conference, Shell Lake, Saturday, March 9th Article Image

Winter Grazing Conference, Shell Lake, Saturday, March 9th

Read about the specific topics and order of presentations
Beacon Is Here! Sign Up Now Article Image

Beacon Is Here! Sign Up Now

Burnett County’s Emergency Alert System, BEACON, is live.
100 Women Who Care - Polk/Burnett Make Third Donation Article Image

100 Women Who Care - Polk/Burnett Make Third Donation

ICAA is awarded $8,400
Romance Scammers Are Happy To Be Your Valentine Article Image

Romance Scammers Are Happy To Be Your Valentine

It is possible that you are being targeted for a romance scam if your online love interest
Northwoods Hardware Hank: It's Time To Start Thinking About Your Spring & Summer Garden Article Image
Hockey Happenings: Community Is Invited Article Image

Hockey Happenings: Community Is Invited

Community invited to the finale of SAYHA's Hockey Hair Contest and Parent Vs. Child Hockey Game.
February Is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Article Image

February Is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Did you know 1 in 3 young people will experience dating violence?
Wisconsin Lost Nearly 700 Dairy Herds In 2018 Article Image

Wisconsin Lost Nearly 700 Dairy Herds In 2018

That's a drop of 691 since the same time a year earlier.
Former Wisconsin Gov. Marty Schreiber To Speak At Men’s Sport And Health Expo Article Image

Former Wisconsin Gov. Marty Schreiber To Speak At Men’s Sport And Health Expo

11th Annual Expo takes spotlight at Chequamegon High School
Melissa Peterson Joins Merchants Bank As Vice President & Commercial Banker Article Image

Melissa Peterson Joins Merchants Bank As Vice President & Commercial Banker

Peterson has more than 20 years experience in the financial industry.
2019 AODA Grant Open For Applications Article Image

2019 AODA Grant Open For Applications

$7500 has been allotted for Alcohol and Drug Prevention efforts that must benefit Washburn County residents.
Junior Hockey League Approves Expansion Franchise In Spooner For 2019-20 Article Image

Junior Hockey League Approves Expansion Franchise In Spooner For 2019-20

Wisconsin Lumberjacks set to become 7th league team pending final approval
2018 Was The Fourth Warmest Year On Record Article Image

2018 Was The Fourth Warmest Year On Record

Global temps in 2018 were 1.5 degrees Fahrenheit warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean