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!
Community First Washburn County Needs Your Help To Help Others Outrun The Virus Article Image

Community First Washburn County Needs Your Help To Help Others Outrun The Virus

A collection of local organizations, individuals and businesses to help address the needs of our neighbors
Spooner School District Referendum Passes Article Image

Spooner School District Referendum Passes

The Spooner Area School District referendum has passed
7th Avenue Bridge Project Delayed Town Of Chetek Article Image

7th Avenue Bridge Project Delayed Town Of Chetek

Bridge repair project originally planned to begin on Monday, April 13, 2020
Embrace Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month Article Image

Embrace Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness Month

This month, Embrace will bring the theme of “I Ask for Consent” to life by hosting a virtual art gallery contest
Spooner Block Party Rescheduled Article Image

Spooner Block Party Rescheduled

The Spooner Block Party, originally scheduled for July 3-4th, 2020, will be postponed and rescheduled for July 2-3rd, 2021
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?
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