Running an ATV with tracks through the mud pit.
 The annual Vintage Thunder Grass Drags and ATV Rendezvous returned to Don Burnside Recreation Park in Three Lakes Saturday as a fundraiser for Three Lakes Trails, the Northern Lights Snowmobile Club and the Three Lakes Nicolet ATV Club. ATVs and... more
Construction began Monday on the Conover-Phelps Trail. A crew from Pitlik & Wick Inc. was busy clearing and grubbing along the abandoned railroad grade that runs parallel to Highway 45 in Conover. The work area included the site (above) where a... more
Officials from the Three Lakes Town Board, the Department of Natural Resources, Wisconsin Valley Improvement Co. and Three Lakes Fish & Wildlife helped celebrate the nationally acclaimed Townline Lake boat landing last week.
This past fall, the renovated Townline Lake boat landing received an award for Outstanding Projects in the Small Access Category from the States Organization for Boating Access (SOBA). The town held a rededication of the boat landing this past... more
The Eagle River 13-year-old Babe Ruth baseball team placed second in its league with an 11-4 record. Team members included, front row from left, Jack Uhrine, Lochlan Siegmeier, Jackson Ledbetter,  Ben Tilley and Aiden Lifschutz; back row, Malcolm... more
The Riverview Park pickleball courts were repainted in blue and green as part of a $20,000 project. The six courts (four previously) also have new nets and standards.
The Eagle River Pickleball Association (ERPA) has completed its repair and resurfacing of the courts at Riverview Park, a project that was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony last Thursday morning. Gene Nackers, treasurer of the organization,... more
Barb Nehring of Land O’ Lakes explained a piece of art to Andrea Pisarski of Stevens Point and Janae Nichols of Plano, Texas.
 Land O’ Lakes staged its 32nd annual Art Impressions last Saturday under sunny skies with highs in the mid-80s.  
Running an ATV with tracks through the mud pit.
Officials from the Three Lakes Town Board, the Department of Natural Resources, Wisconsin Valley Improvement Co. and Three Lakes Fish & Wildlife helped celebrate the nationally acclaimed Townline Lake boat landing last week.
The Riverview Park pickleball courts were repainted in blue and green as part of a $20,000 project. The six courts (four previously) also have new nets and standards.
Barb Nehring of Land O’ Lakes explained a piece of art to Andrea Pisarski of Stevens Point and Janae Nichols of Plano, Texas.

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As the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) unveils plans for a major reorganization that includes putting some politically sensitive areas of environmental regulation into a unit that assists b

Businesses urging ATVs in Washington

A group of business owners in the town of Washington is requesting the town board begin the process of  establishing all-terrain vehicle (ATV) routes in the town in an effort to boost the local t

Pines gives pantry two more months

Distribution of food by Ruby’s Pantry will continue at Northland Pines Middle School in August and September after the school board approved extending the contract for two months with increased c

Firemen’s picnics set in Three Lakes, Phelps

The 58th annual Three Lakes Firemen’s Picnic will be held at Cy Williams Park and the grounds of the information bureau on Maple Lake this Sunday, Aug. 2, from noon to 5 p.m.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced that camping fees on state parks, forests and trails increased effective July 28 as part of the 2015-’17 biennial state budget. Annual admission sticker fees also will increase.                —Contributed Photo

Camping fees increased at state parks, forests, trails

Camping fees for Wisconsin state parks, state forests, state trails and state recreation areas increased beginning Tuesday, July 28, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Forest Fest set Saturday

Learn about logging in Wisconsin — both its history and current practices — during the fifth annual Forest Fest, a day-long celebration of the forest slated Saturday, Aug.

Sayner Street Fair slated this Sunday

The Sayner-Star Lake Chamber of Commerce will hold its second annual Sayner Street Fair Sunday, Aug. 2, on Main Street from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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A group of business owners in the town of Washington is requesting the town board begin the process of  establishing all-terrain vehicle (ATV) routes in the town in an effort to boost the local t

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I was all set to write this week’s column about an incident that happened yesterday when I was cleaning lettuce from the garden and came across a lovely green caterpillar.