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New Lions inducted
The Eagle River Lions Club recently inducted two new members at its March meeting. Taking part in the presentation were, from left, sponsor John Bass, new member Shannon Dekeuster, Lions President Jake Weinand, new member Karen Landvetter and sponsor Bill Landvetter. The Eagle River Lions Club is a service organization working to meet the needs of the Eagle River area.  —Contributed Photo
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1:49 PM
Historical society meets first campaign challenge
By News-Review Staff

The Eagle River Historical Society’s first challenge donation of $1,000 has been met and matched 10 days ahead of its deadline, according to society Vice-President Karen Sailer.

Current fundraising efforts are aimed at providing money for specialized lights at the new museum on Highway 45 just south of Eagle River.

A second $1,000 match donation is being offered, provided the historical society receives donations totaling that amount by April 15.

The challenge was posted by Walter “Terry” Frykholm,

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1:49 PM
Pace joins Mulleady Realtors

Coldwell Banker Mulleady Realtors recently announced that Heather Pace has joined its team.

Pace hails from southern Wisconsin, but has been a frequent visitor to the North Woods since she was a child. She’s spent many years in education and advertising prior to entering the real estate industry.

She has successfully completed the Wisconsin Realtors Association training. Pace also has been in the Coldwell Banker Mulleady intern program for several months.

“Heather is very excited to enter a field that is growing and dynamic,”

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1:48 PM
Vilas County battles thru tough economic stretch
By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

With 10 election contests planned for the 21-member Vilas County Board in April, nearly one-half of the supervisors on the board could change in 2014.

That new county board will lead a county that is faced with levy limits, declining state shared revenues, loss of equalized value and continually rising costs of operations.

But Vilas County Clerk Dave Alleman recently told

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 2:47 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, March 18, 2014 2:04 PM )
Spring thaw
 With the high temperature hitting 53 degrees Monday, North Woods residents finally got a reprieve from the extreme winter temperatures, but drivers experienced huge water puddles and slush.        —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 2:46 PM