Essentia Health COVID-19 Assessment, Appointments, And Visitation Policy Update Article Image

Essentia Health COVID-19 Assessment, Appointments, And Visitation Policy Update

'The health of our patients, our caregivers and our communities is at the heart of every decision we make'
Washburn County Coronavirus Updates Article Image

Washburn County Coronavirus Updates

Currently, there are NO confirmed cases in Washburn County.
Gov. Evers Directs DHS To Limit Gatherings To Less Than 10 To Slow Spread Of COVID-19 Article Image

Gov. Evers Directs DHS To Limit Gatherings To Less Than 10 To Slow Spread Of COVID-19

Measures also being taken to manage testing capacity in Wisconsin
Polk County Issues Emergency Declaration Article Image

Polk County Issues Emergency Declaration

Board of Supervisors issued an emergency declaration in relation to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Mall Of America Closing Through End Of Month Article Image

Mall Of America Closing Through End Of Month

Mall of America will close temporarily on March 17 at 5 p.m. through at least March 31
Sawyer Co. Sheriff’s Office Implementing Precautions Due To COVID-19 Article Image

Sawyer Co. Sheriff’s Office Implementing Precautions Due To COVID-19

In response to the ongoing concern over the potential spreading of Coronovirus.
Washburn Co. Sheriff’s Office Implementing Precautions Due To COVID-19 Article Image

Washburn Co. Sheriff’s Office Implementing Precautions Due To COVID-19

In response to the ongoing concern over the potential spreading of Coronovirus.
Poll: Are You Concerned About Contracting Coronavirus? Article Image

Poll: Are You Concerned About Contracting Coronavirus?

Take our poll and let us know how concerned you are contracting Coronavirus
Spooner Health Restricts Visitors Article Image

Spooner Health Restricts Visitors

Effective Tuesday, March 17, Spooner Health is allowing one visitor per one patient at one time.
Gov. Evers Directs DHS To Prohibit Mass Gatherings Of 50 People Or More Article Image

Gov. Evers Directs DHS To Prohibit Mass Gatherings Of 50 People Or More

Order issued due to the COVID-19 pandemic
SASD 'Undertaking Significant Measures' Due To Coronavirus Article Image

SASD 'Undertaking Significant Measures' Due To Coronavirus

Spooner School District is undertaking these significant measures which go into effect immediately
Visitation, Programming Suspended At Burnett County Jail Article Image

Visitation, Programming Suspended At Burnett County Jail

Sheriff's Office says doing so is for the safety of inmates and staff.
DOC Announces Suspension Of All Visiting At Department Of Corrections Institutions Article Image

DOC Announces Suspension Of All Visiting At Department Of Corrections Institutions

All visits, including volunteer visits, are temporarily suspended.
UPDATE: WIAA Cancels All Remaining Winter State Tournament Series Events Article Image

UPDATE: WIAA Cancels All Remaining Winter State Tournament Series Events

Tickets for the WIAA Girls and Boys State Basketball tournaments will be refunded in full.
Darren Cox: 'Fear And The Unknown' Article Image

Darren Cox: 'Fear And The Unknown'

Coronavirus, Charmin and Contentment.
All Spooner Library Events And Programs Are Cancelled Until Further Notice Article Image

All Spooner Library Events And Programs Are Cancelled Until Further Notice

Spooner Memorial Library has taken the following protective measures
Two Additional Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Wisconsin Article Image

Two Additional Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Wisconsin

This brings the total of confirmed cases to seven in just one week.
Washburn County Unit On Aging Suspends Several Activities Article Image

Washburn County Unit On Aging Suspends Several Activities

Note: Meals on Wheels deliveries throughout Washburn County will continue as scheduled.
Mental Health And Coping During COVID-19 Article Image

Mental Health And Coping During COVID-19

The outbreak of coronavirus disease may be stressful for people and communities.
Gov. Evers Declares Public Health Emergency Due To COVID-19 Article Image

Gov. Evers Declares Public Health Emergency Due To COVID-19

Gov. Tony Evers today declared a public health emergency in response to new cases of COVID-19
WIAA To Restrict Attendance At Basketball Tournament Series Article Image

WIAA To Restrict Attendance At Basketball Tournament Series

Limiting attendance for winter tournament events scheduled March 12-14 & March 19-21.
NBA Suspends Season Due To Coronavirus Article Image

NBA Suspends Season Due To Coronavirus

NBA suspends season until further notice, over coronavirus
Three Additional Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Wisconsin Article Image

Three Additional Cases Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Wisconsin

Fourth, fifth, and sixth person have tested positive for COVID-19 in our state.
Spooner Area School District Info On COVID-19 Article Image

Spooner Area School District Info On COVID-19

'We are unaware of any confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Spooner Area School District'