Danbury, WI

Woman Sentenced For Convictions From Rollover Crash Incident

BURNETT COUNTY -- The Court has sentenced Delores Corbine, of Danbury, WI, for convictions stemming from an October 2021 Burnett County one-vehicle rollover crash. Corbine was charged with two counts of Class I Felony Neglecting a Child; Misdemeanor Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated With Minor Child in the Vehicle; and Misdemeanor Obstructing an Officer following the investigation into the rollover crash.
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Shell Lake Man Sentenced On Charges From Marijuana Grow Bust

WASHBURN COUNTY -- The Court has sentenced Nathan Camp, of Shell Lake, WI, on charges stemming from a 2020 marijuana grow bust. Nathan Camp was charged following his arrest in November 2020 when Washburn County Sheriff’s Office Investigators uncovered a marijuana grow operation. On November 6, 2020, Washburn County...
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July 4th Weekend Events In Shell Lake

SHELL LAKE, WI -- The funds raised to help keep our 3rd of July event-free came from many different sources this year. The Shell Lake Chamber would like to thank everyone who came out for the picnic fundraiser on Memorial Day weekend, individual donors, and donations from these businesses:. Shell...

Life On The Farm: Cattle Shenanigans & Family Values - Never A Dull Moment

WASHBURN COUNTY — When Adam Wabrowetz thought about starting his own farm, he wanted it to produce healthy, flavorful beef options for consumers, use regenerative farming practices, and encompass family values while being rooted in the community and surrounding areas. Now, Sawyer Creek Cattle Company located in Shell Lake, Wisconsin is doing all of these and more with the thought process “From our farm to your family” with their farm-to-table operations highlighting premium, all-natural grass-fed Red Angus beef for sale. For Sawyer Creek Cattle, the idea of knowing where your food is coming from, who is processing it, and getting it fresh is a big factor especially during recent supply chain issues that have arisen and kept rural areas from receiving food products. Sawyer Creek Cattle prides itself on being a local, small business offering quality products.
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Spooner Rodeo Prepares for 68th Year

SPOONER, Wis. – A Spooner tradition since 1954 is getting ready for its 68th year. The Spooner Rodeo will see competitors doing their best bull riding, cattle roping, barrel racing, and other events July 7th, 8th, and 9th. Also scheduled to perform are Charro and Rope Artist Tomas Garcilazo and Rodeo Clown Trent McFarland.

One-of-a-kind garden highlights Ojibwe culture, sense of beauty

SANDSTONE, Minn. -- This time of year, different plants and flowers are at their peak, and one of the most unique places to see them in bloom is at the Minnesota Goose Garden.The garden in Sandstone boasts a one-of-a-kind design."That cottonwood right there is the highest part of the goose's back,"  Sue Foss said .From ground level you may not have any idea what Foss is talking about."This is the main spine of the goose right here," Foss said. But from a bird's-eye view, you see that her forest is shaped like a goose."I decided I would want a simple...

One week to go till start of Spooner Rodeo

The countdown is on for the 68th annual Heart of the North Spooner Rodeo. It's just one week away!. On Thursday, the 2022 Spooner Rodeo Queen, Baylee Brown, and Spooner Rodeo Princess, Gloria Stumph, stopped by to share why they are excited. Brown told us this. "We have the women's...
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Wildcat Sanctuary Fundraiser For Kitu’s Kitchen

SANDSTONE, Minn.– The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone is launching a campaign to build an upgraded food and wellness center for their big rescue cats. The Wildcat sanctuary is home to 130 recuse lions, leopards, tigers and more. In order to supply the basic daily needs of these animals, they are fundraising to remodel their current health and wellness center. The new center is nicknamed Kitu’s Kitchen, after a rescue cheetah in the facility.

Historic Train Rides

The historic Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad is located two hours northeast of the Twin Cities in Trego, Wisconsin. The railroad features varnished wooden interior dining, plus sleeping and lounge cars built during the Golden Age of travel in the early 20th century. They are well-known as the home of one-of-a-kind experience, the Bed & Breakfast Dinner Train.