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Catfish association sets annual meeting

The Catfish Lake Association will hold its annual meeting Saturday, July 5, at the Kalmar Community Center, located at 1011 N. Railroad St. in Eagle River.

A business meeting will take place from 9 to 10 a.m. Complimentary coffee, tea and sweet rolls will be served.

Election of the vice president and secretary will be on the agenda as well as the Lake Management Planning Project and an update on the spring treatment of milfoil weeds and other issues.

All Catfish Lake property owners are welcome to attend. Other interested parties also are welcome.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 1:42 PM
Giant moth
This cecropia moth, North America’s largest native moth, found a resting site on a window frame at Wranik’s Well Drilling and Septic in Eagle River. It has a wingspan of up to six inches.               —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERERBUSCH
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 1:35 PM
Eagle girls advance to Sectional final with 3-1 victory over West Salem

The Northland Pines girls soccer team defeated West Salem 3-1 in the WIAA Division 3 Sectional semi final at West Salem Thursday evening.

The Eagles will now face Ashland this Saturday, June 14, at 1 p.m. in the Sectional final at Chippewa Falls. The winner will advance to the State Girls Soccer Tournament in Milwaukee next weekend.

Against top-seeded West Salem, the second-seeded Eagles fell behind early as the Panthers

Friday, June 13, 2014 7:56 AM | Updated ( Monday, June 16, 2014 1:00 PM )
Presentation on eagles slated in Three Lakes

The Nicolet Bird Club of Three Lakes will host a free public presentation titled “Our Magnificent Eagles” given by Ron Eckstein Monday, June 16, at 6:30 p.m. at the Three Lakes Town Office, located at 6965 W. School St.

Eckstein — a retired emeritus wildlife biologist of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) who

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 9:46 AM | Updated ( Wednesday, June 11, 2014 3:20 PM )
Emergency rule allows DNR to adjust bag limits

Over 20 lakes
see increase
to two walleyes

By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) used the flexibility granted by an emergency rule to raise anglers’ daily bag limits from one walleye per day to two walleye per day in 21 northern Wisconsin lakes, effective June 10.

The department routinely adjusts bag limits in late May or early June after tribal harvest activity diminishes, and did so for 447 lakes on May 23. Under rules in place at that time, the department was not able to consider changes for the 21 lakes affected in Monday’s an­nounce­ment.

But with Gov. Scott Walker’s approval of an emergency rule adopted

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:20 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, June 17, 2014 2:07 PM )
No boundaries
Aaron Nonnemacher, left, and his father, Tom, display a stringer of fish caught during Fishing Has No Boundaries in Eagle River last weekend. See story and more photos on Page 3A.                                     —STAFF PHOTO
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:19 PM
Health fair set Saturday at hospital

The 30th annual Community Health Fair will be this Saturday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to noon at Ministry Eagle River Memorial Hospital (MERMH), located at 201 Hospital Road in Eagle River.

Sponsored by the Partners-Auxiliary of MERMH, the health fair will feature exhibits,?demonstrations, health information and free clinical testing.

The free clinical testing will include non-fasting cholesterol and glucose screening, body-mass-index screening and hearing screening.

Ministry Medical Group (MMG) Eagle River associates

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:18 PM
March of the Eagles
Northland Pines High School seniors Jessica Roach and Spencer Oberg had big smiles as they marched into the graduation ceremony Sunday afternoon in the field house. See more photos on Page 1B.             —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:17 PM
Three Lakes OKs ATVs on Hwy. A with 3-1 decision
By Briana Jones
News Correspondent

A full house greeted the Three Lakes Town Board at last week’s meeting, as the board voted 3-1 with one abstention in support of authorizing the use of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on Highway A.

The Oneida County Highway Department will make the final decision on the matter.

The item was put on the agenda following a request by the Three Lakes Nicolet ATV Club asking for town support for an ATV route on the highway.

Club spokesman Mark Kirby answered board members’

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:17 PM
Fly-in, auto show slated in Eagle River
By News-Review Staff

The Eagle River Union Airport, in conjunction with the Eagle River Business Association (ERBA), has updated this year’s fly-in event slated for this Saturday, June 14.

Being billed as Props & Pistons, the event will feature a classic fly-in at the Eagle River Airport from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and a car show in downtown Eagle River from 8 to 11:30 a.m.

“The highlight of the day will be a Radar Run on our runway from 1 to 2:30 p.m.,” said airport Manager Rob Hom. “Street legal cars will be able to test their speed on the runway for one-quarter of a mile.”

Cars will not race against each other directly,

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:09 PM