The North Woods got hit with another round of storms with high winds that knocked out power to thousands of residents in Vilas, Oneida and Forest counties last Thursday morning.
For many people, it was the fourth time this summer that they lost... more
This angler hoped to pull in a bass, walleye or northern from Franklin Lake Saturday, but soon learned the weight on the end of the line was just a branch of a tree. But in the end, it was still a nice day for fishing. —... more
There’s a new competitive sport making its way onto the map for Northland Pines High School, thanks to junior Michael John, freshman Harmon Marien and the support of school officials.
Marien and John have spent the last few weeks in a boat together... more
The 2016 summer season came to a end for Eagle River’s Post 114 baseball team Thursday night as they exited the Wisconsin American Legion Class AA Region 2 tournament in Merrill with a 12-2 loss to Rhinelander.
After beating Eagle River Thursday,... more
Art Impressions, hosted by Land O’ Lakes Arts (LOLA) was held Saturday in downtown Land O’ Lakes. Hundreds of crafters and buyers braved the heat to scour over hand-crafted items, including artwork, photography, sculpture, jewelry, pottery,... more
With the temperature near 90 degrees Friday and Saturday, many North Woods residents and visitors took to the lakes to beat the heat. These boaters headed for the sand bar on Franklin Lake. —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH