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Long Lake District sets annual meeting

The annual meeting of the Long Lake of Phelps Lake District will take place Saturday, July 6, at 10 a.m. at the Phelps School cafeteria.

Landowners are welcome to attend for updates on the Department of Natural Resources grant, aquatic invasives, fishery report, 2014 budget, 2014 tax levy and volunteer projects.

The Comprehensive Five Year Lake Management

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 5:30 PM
Quilt raffle set
Phelps Hometown Reunion Committee members, from left, Dorothy Schott, Kathy Schofield, Betty Hansen, Joyce Spurgeon and Donna Lepisto displayed a homemade quilt the committee is raffling to benefit the Phelps School music and drama department. Tickets are available at Phelps businesses and the chamber for $2 apiece or three for $5. The winner will be drawn Sept. 14 at Holiday Lodge.  —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 5:29 PM
Flag retirement
The eighth annual flag retirment ceremony at Sand Lake Pub in Phelps was graced with good weather as 300 flags were retired for an eight-year total of more than 2,000.           —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 3:14 PM
Pholk Phest, Phly-in scheduled July 20

The inaugural Phelps Pholk Phest and Phly-in is scheduled for Saturday, July 20, beginning with a sea plane fly-in at 9 a.m.

A geocache excursion with registration at 9 a.m. will begin at 10 a.m. throughout the town. Food and beverage vendors will be available at Wavering Park along with an arts and crafts show.

An acoustic folk music concert will begin at 4 p.m. in the park. Post-concert festivities will be held at Holiday Lodge.

There will be no charge for

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 3:12 PM
Steak in Park slated July 17

The Phelps Lions Club will hold its 17th annual Steak in the Park event Wednesday, July 17, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Wavering Park.

Tickets cost $17 in ad­vance and $19 at the door. Hot dogs will be available for children younger than 12 for $2.

Entertainment will be provided by Bill Hassey and his orchestra with Skip Wagner.

Tickets are available at Phelps businesses or from club members. For information, call (715) 547-6359 or (715) 617-2128.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 3:11 PM
Historical home tour set in Phelps June 22 PDF Print E-mail

The Phelps Historical Home Tour will be held Saturday, June 22, leaving the Phelps Historical Museum at approximately 3 p.m.

Advance tickets are available for $25 from the museum on Highway 17, the Phelps Chamber of Commerce or by calling Pauleyn Nystrom at (715) 545-3012.

Hillside Resort on the south side of Lac Vieux Desert will be the site of a luncheon served to those attending the tour this year.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:32 PM
Class of 2017
Phelps School recently held its eighth-grade graduation ceremony. The class includes, front row from left, Megan Volkmann, Amanda Grmick and Jena Rudawski; back row, Sawyer Rosner, Jacob Sieg, James Reed, Travis Buckmaster and Taylor Huza. Rosner was the student speaker and a class movie was created by Volkmann. Refreshments were served by the Phelps Parents Association.  —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:32 PM
Boston trip
The Phelps High School senior class visited Boston, Mass. last week, touring Fenway Park, the New England Aquarium, Boston Harbor, the John F. Kennedy Museum, the U.S.S. Constitution and other places. On the final night, the class visited the famous No Name Restaurant. The class was chaperoned by Lynn Kolling and Alex Sjogren.        —Contributed Photo
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:32 PM
Flag retirement ceremony set Friday

The eighth an­nual flag retirement ceremony will be this Friday, June 14 (Flag Day), at Sand Lake Pub located at 851 Highway 17, east of Phelps.

The event will start at 6 p.m. and this year Sand Lake Pub owners Connie McCardle and Dan Swiecichowski are looking to reach a new record in the number of U.S. flags officially retired and burned.

Swiecichowski, a 20-year veteran of the Wisconsin National Guard, hosts the event because there is a proper way to retire a flag.

The honor guard of the Veterans of Foreign

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:31 PM
Kindergarten graduation
Phelps School recently held a graduation ceremony for its kindergarten class. The class of 2025 includes, from left, Joshua Petts, James Uttech, Isabella   Long, Hailey Galek and Chyanne Meacham. Teacher Laura Weinand gave the commencement address and presented the diplomas. Cake and juice was served after the ceremony.  —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:30 PM

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