Manitowish Waters woman identified as person killed in crash
A Manitowish Waters woman was the person killed in a crash in the Town of Hazelhurst Thursday. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office says 45-year-old Marisa Hagemann died in the crash. Investigators say Hagemann was heading south on Highway 51 near South Blue Lake Road just after 6:00 a.m. Thursday.
Forestry Director - 3636507
JOB DUTIES: Direct the administration of all phases of forest management, recreation, forestry facilities and wildlife on Oneida County Forest lands. Supervise department staff including hiring, disciplining, and performing employee evaluations. Develop, update, and manage the department's budget, plans and reports. Organize and attend Forestry, Land and Recreation Committee meetings and attend County Board meetings. Enforce Chapter 14 of the Oneida County General Code. Maintain third party certification for the Oneida County Forest. Position primarily works weekdays with occasional need for evening or weekend hours. Position projected to start April 22, 2024, with some flexibility.
Lac du Flambeau Ojibwe Winter Games go on despite little snow on the ground
This story was originally published by WXPR. WXPR is a community-licensed public radio station serving north central Wisconsin and adjacent areas of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Listen to their stories here. Lac du Flambeau 6th Grader Gertie Moustache pulls a wooden, dulled spear from a bin. She steps up to...
Lakeland Union Wins Regional In Thriller over Rice Lake
MINOCQUA, Wis. (WJFW)- The regional final showdown between Lakeland Union and Rice Lake lived up to the hype and then some. The teams went back and forth for 36 minutes and when it was all set and done the T-Birds won their third straight regional in a 70-69 victory. It...
General Dentist - 3636700
JOB DUTIES: As a General Dentist, you will perform all aspects of general dentistry including routine check-ups, hygiene checks, basic restorative procedures, simple extractions, denture steps, and simple endodontic treatments. Examine, diagnose, prescribe, and carry out services and treatment plans. Provide comprehensive dental care to patients, including restorative, crown, and bridge, endodontic, and extractions as per their comfort level. Ensure compliance with all state and federal regulations and practice policies. Maintain accurate patient records. Collaborate with other dental professionals in the practice to ensure the best possible patient outcomes. Stay up to date with the latest developments in dentistry and participate in continuing education opportunities.
Assistant Corporation Counsel - 3636526
JOB DUTIES: Oneida County is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Corporation Counsel. This position serves as an assistant to the Corporation Counsel in the preparation and trial of civil cases in the areas of child support, collection, guardianship, juvenile, Mental Health Act, paternity, protective placement, zoning and other civil legal matters as well as provides legal services to various County departments and Committees under the direction of the Corporation Counsel.
Maintenance Technician - 3635841
JOB DUTIES: Repair or maintain the operating condition of industrial production or processing machinery or equipment. Repair or replace broken or malfunctioning components of machinery or equipment. Clean, lubricate, or adjust parts, equipment, or machinery. Disassemble machinery or equipment to remove parts and make repairs. Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs. Examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear. Record repairs and maintenance performed. Operate newly repaired machinery or equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs. Record parts or materials used and order or requisition new parts or materials, as necessary. Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters or other testing devices. Analyze test results, machine error messages, or information obtained from operators to diagnose equipment problems. Study blueprints or manufacturers' manuals to determine correct installation or operation of machinery. Cut and weld metal to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, or assemble new equipment. Enter codes and instructions to program computer-controlled machinery. Demonstrate equipment functions and features to machine operators. Assign schedules to work crews.
Airboat purchased by Pine Lake Fire Department to help with water rescues
Area emergency crews need to be ready to help if someone breaks through thin ice. The Pine Lake Fire Department in Oneida County announced on Facebook they recently bought a used Airboat. The boat should better equip the department for ice rescues, and can also help with open water calls...
Today the gas price is close to $2.96 in Woodruff as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Annual Wildlife Photo Gala: Supporting Wildlife Rescue
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'Here & Now' Highlights: Bryan BainBridge, Lisa Tollefson, Edgar Lin
With opioid overdose deaths among tribal communities rising, the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council is building a facility to help addicted teenagers — the group’s CEO Bryan BainBridge describes its goals. Local clerks currently have to wait until Election Day to count absentee ballots, which can delay election results, given the time they take to process, explained Rock County Clerk Lisa Tollefson. Edgar Lin, a lawyer with the non-partisan, non-profit group Protect Democracy, details the growing risks of generative AI being used in election advertisements to try to deceive voters.
Narcan kit installed at Rhinelander Police Department helps reverse opioid overdoses
RHINELANDER, Wis. - An opioid rescue kit was installed at the Rhinelander Police Department. An almost two-year long partnership between the Rhinelander Police Department and Wisconsin Voices for Recovery made this addition possible. The Nalox-ZONE includes a CPR kit and two doses of Nasal spray Naloxone (Narcan) along with directions...
Basketball Game Recap: Lakeland Thunderbirds vs. Mosinee Indians
The Lakeland Thunderbirds were not able to break out of their rough patch on Thursday as the team picked up their sixth straight defeat. They took a hard 81-65 fall against Mosinee. While losing is never fun, Lakeland can't take it too hard given the team's big disadvantage in MaxPreps' Wisconsin basketball rankings (they are ranked 265th, while Mosinee is ranked 65th).
Mosinee and Rhinelander Share Conference Title: 2023-24 Great Northern Conference Boys Basketball Final Standings
Mosinee and Rhinelander Share Conference Title: 2023-24 Great Northern Conference Boys Basketball Final Standings. ****************************************************************. Know some top athletic performances? Seeing some great teams in action?. We can use your help, and it’s simple. Witness some great performances? Hear about top athletes and top teams in our area?. Athlete...
Those with unpaid fines and fees could see arrest warrants issued in Vilas County
The Vilas County Clerk of Courts warns arrest warrants may be going out for some people who haven’t paid fines or fees. Clerk Beth Soltow says her office has worked with the Wisconsin State Debt Collection agency and the Wisconsin Department of Revenue to collect court ordered financial obligations.
A Taste of Mexico in Rhinelander: 5 Must-Visit Restaurants
In this article, we explore five exceptional Mexican restaurants in Rhinelander. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
Fake Pokemon cards circulating in the Northwoods
MINOCQUA, WIS (WJFW)- Pokemon is the highest grossing media franchise in history, bringing in over 90 billion dollars in sales worldwide. Its popularity continues with table-top game shops in the Northwoods. One store is warning its customers to watch out for fake Pokemon products. Talon Song Gaming store in Minocqua...
66-year-old Conover man charged with elder abuse
Donald M. Seltin, 66, of Conover, appeared in Vilas County Circuit Court last week for his adjourned initial appearance on a Felony H charge of physical abuse of an elder person with intent to cause bodily harm. The charge carried a domestic abuse modifier. The victim appeared via Zoom for...
Public asked to submit updates for Guide pub
Area churches, groups, lake associations and other organizations included in the Vilas County News-Review’s annual Headwaters Guide are asked to submit any needed changes to their listings by the March 8 deadline. This is also when any new groups or organizations can submit their information to be added.
Lighting ordinance talk tabled for board to review comments
The St. Germain Town Board meeting gathered a crowd of townspeople last week to voice opinions on two topics — opening dual-usage trails to ATV traffic (see related story) and the possible lighting ordinance. The talk in the boardroom then switched to a proposed lighting ordinance in the town....