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Disappointed hospital cafeteria is closing to public

Letter to the Editor:

Our family was deeply disappointed to learn that Ministry Eagle River Memorial Hospital (MERMH) is closing its cafeteria to the public effective June 1.

Several years ago, while waiting for a neighbor’s testing, we were thrilled to discover this charming cafeteria right on the premises. We had a great, healthy lunch.

Over the years while running errands in Eagle River,

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:33 AM | Updated ( Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:35 AM )
Reduce number of deaths by buckling up every trip

Letter to the Editor:

Hundreds of law enforcement agencies from all over Wisconsin will participate in the annual Click It or Ticket safety belt enforcement campaign from May 19 to June 1. Click It or Ticket is the largest law enforcement mobilization in the state.

Law enforcement agencies participate in Click It or Ticket because their officers know all too well what happens to unbuckled drivers and passengers in crashes. They’ve seen people who have been ejected from vehicles. They’ve seen people who have been thrown around violently

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:32 AM
Candidate Burke committed to protecting state’s water

Letter to the Editor:

Any resident of Wisconsin should appreciate the valuable resource we have in our easy access to water. In addition to the many recreational options it provides, we trust that the water we drink will be clean and safe.

Unfortunately, even in Wisconsin, there are many threats to our water supply. One is water contamination. Another is the adequacy of groundwater levels, now and for the future. These threats are documented in the 2013 report to the Legislature by the state’s Groundwater Coordinating Council.

The report states that nitrates in our water supply

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:31 AM
Media presence great in North

Dear Editor:

I just have to say that we in the North Woods are so very blessed to have the outstanding media presence that we have.

What other small town can boast of having the best weekly newspaper in the state and the small market radio station of the year?

Your commitment and dedication

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:31 AM
Military Salute was inspiring

Dear Editor:

Just wanted to say how great the Military Salute special section was in your newspaper. Although  I’ve been here since 1966, there was much I didn’t know about many. The cover was beautiful and the articles were interesting, inspiring and quite moving.

Gay Scheffen

Three Lakes

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 9:30 AM