The students learned about how to tap a maple tree
Students from the Land O’ Lakes Elementary School recently toured the maple syrup operation at the property of Pete and Shelley Peterson as part of a class field trip. The students learned it takes anywhere from 30 to 50 gallons of sap to make one... more
The Three Lakes High School Prom Court included, front row from left, Queen Elsey Anderson, King Ethan Fath, Brady Millard and Charlie Johnson; middle row, Brooke Mathison, Skyler Walkowski, Rachel Hicks, and Chase Kirby; back row, Brooke Stefonik,... more
Eagle Waters Resort recently donated $1,000 to the Sno-Eagles Snowmobile Club of Eagle River using funds raised at a St. Patrick’s Day benefit. Taking part in the check presentation were, from left, Laura Koranda of Eagle Waters and Ken Storms of... more
Northland Pines senior Maddie Smith signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at the University of Wisconsin-Madison next fall. Watching the signing at Pines last Wednesday were her parents, Craig and Julie Smith of St. Germain.               —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
Northland Pines volleyball standout Maddie Smith has signed a national letter of intent to join the University of Wisconsin Badger volleyball team in the fall as a preferred walk-on. Following the formal signing in front of teammates, coaches,... more
Northland Pines pitcher Josh Meier fired the ball toward home plate against Antigo at home Thursday. He allowed just three earned runs in six innings.   —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
The Northland Pines baseball team opened Great Northern Conference (GNC) play at Medford last Tuesday, losing to the Raiders 13-2. The Eagles’ Isaac Haiduk got the start on the mound, going 41⁄3 innings recording three strikeouts. George Jackson... more
The students learned about how to tap a maple tree
The Northland Pines High School girls softball team dropped a game 31-1 to Mosinee last Thursday. Scoring the lone run for the Eagles was senior Kali Ebert, who slid into home just ahead of the tag .
Northland Pines senior Maddie Smith signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at the University of Wisconsin-Madison next fall. Watching the signing at Pines last Wednesday were her parents, Craig and Julie Smith of St. Germain.               —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
Northland Pines pitcher Josh Meier fired the ball toward home plate against Antigo at home Thursday. He allowed just three earned runs in six innings.   —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
While walleye spawning will be complete on most lakes, anglers will still look to shallow water in the mornings and evenings as they pursue walleyes opening weekend.             —Contributed Photo

Fishing opens this Saturday

With the general season fishing opener set for this Saturday, May 2, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) fisheries e
Some of the scenes from the shows included: Jessica Kukanich and fourth- and fifth-grade friends dancing to “Shake it Off.”
Mya Renkes dancing in a hula hoop with the preschool class.
Julie Wojtusik leads a group across the stage in “Define Dancing.”
The high school pointe class displaying their ballet skills in “Just the Way You Are.”

‘Dance like no one is watching’

Danceworks Unlimited in Eagle River held its 23rd annual recital, with two performances Saturday in the Northland Pines High School auditorium.
Three Lakes High School student Kylie Gorney (center) and Three Lakes High School teacher Al Votis (left) received awards from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation at a ceremony held April 25 at Red Smith School in Green Bay. Gorney and Votis attended the ceremony with Three Lakes High School Principal Bill Greb.  		—Contributed Photo

Three Lakes student, teacher honored by Kohl Foundation

The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation held a luncheon to honor the achievements of east central and northeast Wisconsin students and teachers, including Three Lakes High School student Kylie Gorne
The annual Northern Lakes Conference Art Show will be held at the Three Lakes Center for the Arts  in the Northwoods. Students will be available to talk about their art May 8 and May 11 at the center.  —Contributed Photo

NLC Art Show slated at Center for the Arts

The Northern Lakes Conference (NLC) 2015 Art Show will be held at the Three Lakes Center for the Arts in the Northwoods, and the public may meet the artists Friday, May 8, and Monday, May 11, fro

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The 2015-’16 open water fishing season will begin with high hopes and a brighter future for the northern Wisconsin tourism industry now that the state has made it clear that a three-walleye daily

5-fish daily limit still applies: DNR

While the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) issued a press release last week announcing that the Natural Resources Board approved an emergency rule for a three-walleye bag limit on most lakes
Homeowners should dial 811 before undergoing any project that involves a shovel this spring, allowing utility personnel to come on-site and mark the locations of underground natural gas pipeline and electrical line. 	 		—Contributed Photo

WPS reminds public to call 811 before digging

With yard projects starting up again this spring, Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) has reminded the public to call 811 or visit diggershotline.com before any project involving digging begins.

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The CCC worker statue project at Trees For Tomorrow has reached 93% of its goal.                             —Contributed Photo
The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) worker statue project has reached 93% of what it needs to purchase and install a CCC worker statue on Trees For Tomorrow’s Eagle River campus.

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Some of the scenes from the shows included: Jessica Kukanich and fourth- and fifth-grade friends dancing to “Shake it Off.”, Mya Renkes dancing in a hula hoop with the preschool class., Julie Wojtusik leads a group across the stage in “Define Dancing.”, The high school pointe class displaying their ballet skills in “Just the Way You Are.”
Danceworks Unlimited in Eagle River held its 23rd annual recital, with two performances Saturday in the Northland Pines High School auditorium.