Langlade County Republican Party Chair responds to campaign finance questions
The chair of the Republican Party of Langlade County says he disagrees with the allegations brought against the county party by the Wisconsin Ethics Commission. Terry Brand and vice chair Leonard Boltz are being recommended felony money laundering charges for their alleged role in a scheme to get around Wisconsin campaign laws.
🌫️ Update: Fog Patches Affecting Visibility on Highway 6 from Summit Lake to Slocan
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alaska. Local drivers are advised to be aware of current road conditions on Highway 6 Ns, as there have been reports of fog patches affecting a stretch of 59.2 kilometers from Summit Lake Road to Gravel Pit Road. This advisory affects the area from Summit Lake to approximately 2 kilometers south of Slocan. The latest update on this weather-related issue was last recorded on Thursday, February 22, at 4:45 AM PST. Motorists are urged to exercise caution when travelling through this section of the highway, as reduced visibility may increase the potential for accidents. As always, safety should be the top priority, and drivers should adjust their speed accordingly to the current road and visibility conditions.
Wittenberg-Birnamwood will take new steps to address bad behavior on school buses
WITTENBERG, Wis. (WSAW) - Wittenberg-Birnamwood District Administrator Garret Rogowski says new steps will be taken over frustrations that students aren’t following the rules while riding the school bus. In a letter to parents and staff, Rodgowski explained the district’s transportation and administrative teams have been addressing increasingly more and...
REGI overcomes big week with three extraordinary bird rescues
ANTIGO, Wis. (WSAW) - The Raptor Education Group Inc. is no stranger to receiving unusual calls, but hearing a barred owl was stuck in a chimney for four days in Marshfield came as quite the surprise. “He might’ve been going in the chimney, maybe chasing a mouse,” REGI founder Marge...
Shawano County Humane Society provides new update on dog found with multiple gunshot wounds
Shawano County Humane Society provides new update on dog found with multiple gunshot wounds.
Langlade County Republican Party donation questions, Lincoln County landfill, Pine Lake Fire Department purchases airboat
Langlade County Republican Party Chair responds to questions raised by the Wisconsin Ethics Commission, Lincoln County needs to expand it's landfill but needs to consider how to fund it, the Pine Lake Fire Department announces purchase of a used airboat to help with rescues.
Clippers Down Menominee Indian in D3 Opener
Sturgeon Bay’s boys basketball team opened the WIAA Division 3 regional tournament Tuesday when the No. 6-seeded Clippers won their quarterfinal game at home against No. 11-seeded Menominee Indian, 79-61. The game see-sawed between being evenly matched and a double-digit advantage for Sturgeon Bay, which led 32-29 at halftime,...
Three Lakes soars in first round win over Bowler
THREE LAKES, Wis. (WJFW) - Three Lakes boys basketball has been dominant all season long and looked to continue their strong play into the division 5 WIAA Tournament. After winning their first Northern Lakes conference title in years, Three Lakes earned themselves a two seed and a first round matchup with fifteen seed Bowler.
Boys basketball playoffs on Tuesday’s Local Sports Schedule
Boys High School basketball playoffs open around the State on this Tuesday with regional quarterfinals. -The Antigo Red Robins will play in Division Two and travel to Medford for their third meeting with their Great Northern Conference rival this season. Medford won the prior two meetings, but needed a second half rally to win the Feb. 6 match up. The Raiders are a six-seed for the postseason with a 11-13 season record. Antigo enters 7-17. Tonight’s game can be heard on Lakes 98.7 and streaming at watkradio.com, beginning with the Progressive Dental Pregame Show at 6:45.
Antigo's VOLM Companies wins Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year honor
MILWAUKEE — Nine Wisconsin companies were named as winners in the 35th Annual Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year (MOTY) Awards for outstanding achievements in manufacturing. Antigo’s VOLM Companies won the Grand Award for large manufacturers. The winners were announced Thursday at a black-tie banquet honoring all 36 finalists. The prestigious Manufacturer of the Year Awards program recognizes Wisconsin companies that are dedicated to quality careers, good business practices, financial growth,...
Mayor of Antigo, Langlade County Republican chairs referred to District Attorney for money laundering
ANTIGO, Wis. - The Mayor of Antigo, the Langlade County Republican Chair Terry Brand and Vice Chair Leonard Boltz are being referred to the Langlade County District Attorney on charges of money laundering. In a filing from the State Ethics Commission, the agency found probable cause to refer charges to...
Shawano County, WI High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 27
Be sure to catch the high school basketball games taking place in Shawano County, Wisconsin today. Info on how to stream all of the action can be found below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!
Community Calendar for 2_26_2024
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry Wednesdays 11am-1pm & Fridays 1-3pm. 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo. All the time needs include: Low sodium canned vegetables, Low sodium canned beans, Low sodium condensed soups such as chicken noodle, tomato or cream of mushroom, Whole grain cereals, Canned fruit in 100% juice or sugar-free, Plain Oatmeal, Peanut butter, Brown rice/whole grain pasta. Personal Hygiene: Laundry detergent, dish soap, shampoo, conditioner, bar soap, toothpaste (these are not purchased by the pantry unless we are given a grant specifically for these items). For more information, go to AntigoFoodPantry.com or call (715) 623-1103. For emergency food assistance needs after hours call (715) 627-1818.
Antigo advances two gymnasts to State Meet
The Antigo Red Robins gymnastics team came up short in its bid to qualify for the State Meet, with a fourth place finish at Friday’s WIAA Division Two Sectional Meet held at the Sheldon Fieldhouse. The Robins took fourth overall, with Medford and Ashland claiming the top two spots...
Corporate Central Welcomes Charlie Zanayed to Board of Directors
Corporate Central is proud to announce the appointment of Charlie Zanayed to its Board of Directors. The Board unanimously selected Zanayed, CEO of CoVantage Credit Union based in Antigo, WI, to fill the vacant position. Thank you for using the Press Center on CreditUnions.com! Please be aware that although CreditUnions.com...
Rib Mountain Golf Course opens up early with warm weather
WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - It’s been a rough year for snowmobilers, but their tough luck is leading to early tee times for some other people. Rib Mountain Golf Course opened on Monday and many people piled in to take advantage of hitting the links early this season. It was a bit windy, but that wasn’t enough to contain the excitement out on the course. Some have said they have never golfed this early in the year before, so, being out in February was a first for many of them.
Local HVAC Company Overcomes Tragedy to Grow & Expand
A community submission from: Top Tech Heating, Cooling & Refrigeration of Antigo, WI, owned and operated by James Schulz since 2016. I have worked in HVAC full time since about 1993. Shortly after my second child was born, I worked for a company near Antigo at that time and then several years for France Sales & Service in Schofield. The opportunity came available to work with Dan Zelinski of Dan’s Repair & Tome Svaton of Svaton Sheet Metal. I then formed my own company and bought a service vehicle.
Wabeno, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Rosholt High School basketball team will have a game with Laona Wabeno High School on February 27, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in Wittenberg 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.
City recognizes school crossing guards
ANTIGO — The Antigo School District held a brief appreciation ceremony for its adult crossing guards Wednesday morning as part of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction’s Adult Crossing Guard Recognition Week, Feb. 19 — 23. Among Antigo’s four adult crossing guards, only Edward Brahm attended the ceremony, but senior representatives from the school district, police department, and city all joined the event and thanked him for his service to the community. ...