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Fish and wildlife club honors Steve Pulec
Steve Pulec (left) of the New Twilight Bar and Grill in St. Germain is shown receiving a plaque for his charitable donations to the Sayner-St. Germain Fish and Wildlife Club from Bob Schell, club president, at the club’s annual chicken dinner picnic.                    —Photo By Wally Geist

Bob Schell, president of the Sayner-St. Germain Fish and Wildlife Club, introduced Steve Pulec of the New Twilight Bar and Grill at the club’s annual chicken dinner picnic at the St. Germain community pavilion Aug. 22.

Schell, referring to Pulec, said, “Over the years Steve has generously given organizations in the community and the Fish and Wildlife Club thousands of dollars.

“This year was no different

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 2:18 PM
Building plans for Olson Library presented at town board meeting
Building plans for the Walter E. Olson Memorial Library were presented at the St. Germain Town Board meeting Aug. 12. Phil Jensen (left) and Bernie Hupperts (right), presented Walter Camp, chairman of the St. Germain Town Board, with an architect’s rendering of what the building will look like after remodeling and reconstruction. 	—Photo By Wally Geist
By Wally Geist
St. Germain Correspondent

The monthly meeting of the St. Germain Town Board was visited by Phil Jensen and Bernie Hupperts, who presented the building plans for the Walter E. Olson Memorial Library addition and remodeling.

Chairman Walt Camp reminded the board, “Our library is technically the Olson Library in Eagle River, while we do support the Plum Lake Library as well.”

Hupperts explained, “The library needs to

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 5:05 PM
Fashion show
The St. Germain Women’s Service Club recently announced that the Shades of Autumn fashion show will be held Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Whitetail Inn in St. Germain. Tickets may be purchased from club members for $25 until Sept. 27, and can only be purchased in advance. For more information, call Sharon Trudeau at (715) 477-2308. Representing the St. Germain Women’s Service Club are, from left, Bonnie Kegley, chairwoman; Sharon Trudeau, ticket chairwoman; and Sandy Summers, co-chairwoman.       —Contributed Photo
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 5:04 PM
Colorama set Sept.21

The St. Germain Chamber of Commerce recently announced it will host the 54th annual Colorama Festival Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This fall-themed event will take place at the St. Germain Community Park, located at the corner of highways 70 and 155 in St. Germain.

“St. Germain is the birthplace of Colorama and visitors will enjoy the wide variety of activities at this year’s event,” said a chamber spokesperson. “The main focus will be the arts and crafts show with handmade items created by exhibitors from around the region.”

The feature will also feature a farmers market,

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 5:03 PM
Golf school concludes season
Gertie Geraghty (front) displays her golf form in front of her class members Hertie Geraghty (far left) and Ned Geraghty (far   right), and teachers (center from left) Scott Harrison and Bob Hartshorne at Plum Lake Golf Course Golf School Aug. 7. —Photo By Wally Geist

The Plum Lake Golf Course in Sayner used the volunteer services of retired golf pro Bob Hartshorne of Tampa, Fla., and golfer Scott Harrison of Kansas City, Kan., to teach children how to golf at its 2013 Golf School.

“At times this summer we had over 20 students,” said Hartshorne who has been teaching at the course since 1997.

Scott Harrison, member of the First Tee

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 5:20 PM
Scholarship recipients
The St. Germain Lioness Club awarded two $1,500 scholarships at the St. Germain Community Center. One scholarship went to Erin Jacob (left) of Arbor Vitae, who will be a second-year student at UW-Stout, majoring in art education. Michelle Schowalter (center) also from Arbor Vitae, received the second scholarship, and will be a freshman nursing student at Northcentral Technical College in Wausau. Also shown is Marlys Scharf, scholarship chairwoman for the St. Germain Lioness Club.	—Photo By Wally Geist
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 5:19 PM
Church sets pizza buffet PDF Print E-mail

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church in Sayner will host an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet featuring Papa Murphy’s pizza Saturday, Aug. 17, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Proceeds will benefit the church scholarship fund.

The suggested donation is $7.50 for adults and $5 for children ages 4-12. Children age 3 and younger may eat for free.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 5:19 PM
Reunion picnic
The Milwaukee Fire Department recently held its 32nd annual reunion picnic at the St. Germain Park. Jerry and Sharon Gifford of Phelps coordinated the event, which drew 105 active and retired firefighters and their spouses. A  potluck lunch was held along with a closest-to-pin challenge and horseshoe tournament. Retired police officer Thomas McKale played “Amazing Grace” on the bagpipe after a roll call of the 25 deceased Milwaukee firefighters since the 2012 picnic.  —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:09 PM
Church to hold outdoor service

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church in Sayner will hold an outdoor worship service Sunday, Aug. 11, at 9 a.m.

This will be held under the shelter and on the lawn behind the church.

The Rev. Norm Peterson will be leading

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:04 PM
Museum sets chicken dinner

The Vilas Historical Museum in Sayner recently announced it will host a chicken dinner Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Sayner community building and pavilion from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

The cost is $10 per ticket. Tickets are limited and available for purchase at the museum. This event sold out last year.

The menu consists of one-half spit-roasted chicken,

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:03 PM

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