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Annual art tour slated July 29-31

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 3:00pm
Northwoods Summer Art Tour will be Friday through Sunday, July 29-31. Thirty-two selected studios will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., all three days.

Pig in the Pines planned Aug. 5-6

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 3:00pm
Pig in the Pines: Bacon, BBQ and Bands will be held at St. Germain Community Park Friday and Saturday, Aug. 5 and 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., both days. 

POPs Alive! set July 21

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 2:59pm
The third annual POPs Alive! Concert will be held Thursday, July 21, at 7 p.m. at Prince of Peace (POP) Lutheran Church, located at 5030 Highway 70 W. in Eagle River.

Vacationland Voices concert planned Wednesday, July 27

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 2:58pm
Vacationland Voices, the 100-voice community choir based in Eagle River, is set to give its annual concert Wednesday, July 27, at 7:30 p.m. at the Northland Pines High School auditorium. 

New leadership

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 2:11pm
Three Lakes Lions Club installed its 2016-’17 board at the annual meeting June 20.

Railroad ties

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 1:59pm

Lions Club announces raffle winners

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 1:53pm
St. Germain Lions Club Treasurer Jim Carter presented a $5,000 check to the highest dollar winner in the sixth annual Unique Cash Raffle. 

Picnic in the Park

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 1:44pm
The 23rd annual Picnic in the Park sponsored by Northwoods Living Care Foundation was held last Tuesday in Phelps. A chicken and rib dinner was offered to benefit the Phelps ambulance fund.

Our View

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 12:34pm
Rotary has huge impact on local, global projects

Killing of moose on reservation deemed legal

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:25pm
Tribal members and others in Vilas and Oneida counties expressed frustration this week after many learned of the shooting of a moose on th

New building plan presented to board for town complex

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:21pm
The Three Lakes Town Board heard a proposal from a town supervisor to pursue a lower cost pre-engineered metal building for replacement of the town office or town/library complex at last week’s m

Olson Library panel selects next architect

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:20pm
The Walter E. Olson Memorial Library Building Committee has recommended a  new architectural firm to  continue the plans for the renovation and expansion of the  library in Eagle River.

Artarama returns

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:20pm
One of Eagle River’s biggest summer events, Artarama, will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Riverside Park behind the fairgrounds this Saturday, July 16.

Road closed

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:17pm

State Highway 13 just south of Highbridge washed out during heavy thunderstorms that rolled across northern Wisconsin Monday night and Tuesday morning.

Three Lakes Lions Club to host sale this Saturday

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:16pm
Three Lakes Lions Club will hold its annual sale this Saturday, July 16, at the Lions Club shed and storage unit at 6511 Railroad St. in Three Lakes.

Moonlight Run set this Saturday

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:48pm
The third annual 5K Moonlight Run/Walk will be held in downtown Eagle River this Saturday, July 16, as a fundraiser for Pines Community Wellness Center at Northland Pines High School. 

Baseball coaches react to pitch rule

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:48pm
In a move that was no real surprise to most high school coaches, the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) Board of Control announced last week the change to implement pitch count

St. Germain sets Pig in the Pines this weekend

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:37pm
ST. GERMAIN — It’s an old tradition with a new name.

Community picnic slated

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:36pm
The public is welcome to attend the free Northwoods Share Community Picnic Tuesday, July 19, at 5:30 p.m. at Riverview Park in Eagle River.

VFW to distribute poppies

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:35pm
Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8637 and its women’s auxiliary will distribute buddy poppies Saturday, July 16, in Eagle River.