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Golf scramble planned in honor of Christensen

A?nine-hole golf scramble and dinner will be held at the St. Germain Golf Club and Whitetail Inn Friday, June 27, to celebrate the life of Lee Christensen.

Christensen served on the town development committee which built the first nine holes of the golf course. He and his wife, Hazel, donated the first St. Germain entry sign in 1993 and the second sign in 2011.

The nine-hole scramble will begin at 2 p.m. and the $36

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:32 PM
Boulder Junction Chamber announces new triathlon

The Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce has announced that a new triathlon set to make its debut next year will become the first of five events in the 2015 Northwoods of Wisconsin Tri-Master Series.

The White Deer Triathlon, which will include three kilometers of kayaking, canoeing and stand-up paddleboarding on Boulder Lake, a 23-kilometer bike ride along scenic roads and a 6.5-kilometer run along rustic roads and wooded trails, will be held in Boulder Junction in May of 2015.

The White Deer Triathlon will join four other events in

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:32 PM
Youth softball
The Northland Pines School District has continued an effort to build its softball program through youth teams. The U10 and U12 girls recently played two home games against Lakeland at the Northland Pines High School softball field. Through competition with other teams, the Pines girls continue to learn the fundamentals of the game, including hitting (above), pitching and fielding.             —Staff Photo By             ANTHONY?DREW
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:31 PM
Start/ReStart program has adults playing tennis
“Start/ReStart Tennis,” a program of the U.S. Tennis Association Midwest that encourages tennis play among adults, will hold sessions Wednesdays, July 2, through Aug. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Vilas County Fairgrounds tennis courts in Eagle River. Above, program representative Sherry Stecker promotes the program at the St. Germain Flea Market June 16.  —Photo By Wally Geist

Sherry Stecker of St. Germain was on hand at the St. Germain Flea Market June 16 to promote Start/ReStart Tennis, a program of the U.S. Tennis Association Midwest that encourages adults to play tennis.

Stecker said the program encourages people of all skill levels to play the game.

“Whether they are new to the game or players who have hung up the racket for a few years,

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:28 PM
Hodag Run For Your Life set in Rhinelander June 28

The streets of Rhine­lander will come alive with running shoes Saturday, June 28, as the YMCA of the Northwoods is set to host its eighth annual Hodag Run for Your Life five-kilometer (5K) run/walk and 10-kilometer (10K) run.

The race will begin at 9 a.m. at Stevensport Square in downtown Rhinelander and will conclude at the same location.

Spectators may cheer on the participants

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 1:24 PM