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Two Eagle River businesses featured in diner directory

The “Directory of Ma & Pa Restaurants”?recently ranked Leif’s Café and Friendship House Family Restaurant, both in Eagle?River, as two of the best small diners in the entire state.

The directory was published by Our Wisconsin magazine as a result of its “My Favorite Ma &?Pa Restaurant” series.

“After these small town restaurants were featured in the magazine,

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 2:10 PM
Pancake breakfast slated July 5

There will be a free pancake breakfast Saturday, July 5, from 8 to 11 a.m. at The Rock Mission Center, located at 1019 Wall St. in Eagle River, next to Trig’s grocery store.

The menu will feature  homemade pancake batter, fresh fruit, sausage, ham,  coffee and juice. Donations will be welcomed, and all proceeds will go to the center and its community outreach programs.

For more information, contact Kim Simac at (715) 891-3207 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 2:08 PM
Feith awarded scholarship from multiple sclerosis society

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS) Wisconsin Chapter has announced that Coty Feith, a senior at Northland Pines High School in Eagle River, has been awarded a $1,500 scholarship.

Feith will use the scholarship at UW-Eau Claire where she plans to study business administration.

The society’s annual scholarship program helps students affected by multiple sclerosis pursue a college or technical school education.

It is open to high school seniors who live with multiple sclerosis (MS) or

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 2:06 PM
Meagan Neis receives competitive internship

The Wisconsin Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) System has selected Meagan Neis, a graduate of Northland Pines High School in 2010, to receive a competitive summer internship in community health.

Neis has studied Global Health and African Languages at UW-Madison, and is originally from Eagle River.

The Community Health Internship Program (CHIP) is a program of the Wisconsin AHEC System,

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 2:05 PM
Students of the month
The Northland Pines High School students of the month for May are, front row from left, Coty Feith, senior; Allyson Sima, junior; Alexandrea Falcetta, sophomore; and JoHanna Marley, freshman. Financial sponsor representatives are, back row, Rob Dixon, Ripco Credit Union; Nancy Schuller, River Valley Bank; Cheryl Olejniczak, Associated Bank; and Theresa Sullivan, First National Bank.                  —Contributed Photo
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 2:04 PM