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Presque Isle town supervisors question $1,300 bill from attorney

The Presque Isle town board agreed to hire accountant and attorney Fritz Schellgell during a meeting last November in order for him to assist with the town’s budget, which town chairman John MacLean at the time indicated was lacking due to an election appeal that took him off the board for roughly six months.

Seminar focusing on state’s electoral process held in Woodruff

Keep Our Republic (KOR), a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit, conducted a community engagement seminar in Woodruff on June 7. The organization, which focuses on the integrity of the electoral system and educating citizens about threats to democratic values, stated it aims to safeguard the republic for future generations.

Let’s Minocqua Visitors Bureau hires new sports and group travel director

The Let’s Minocqua Visitors Bureau recently hired a new sports and group travel director.

Winchester town board rescinds one wake ordinance, forwards joint one to DNR

The Winchester town board on Monday during a meeting discussed briefly three different items pertaining to hazardous wake and ordinances to regulate it on town lakes.

NEMSD provides update on search for service directors

The Northwoods Emergency Medical Services District (NEMSD) is in the process of hiring a service director, or two service directors, to operate the newly formed district comprising the four northwest Vilas County towns of Boulder Junction, Manitowish Waters, Presque Isle and Winchester.

Minocqua plan commission approves permit for makeup tattoo studio

The Minocqua plan commission Tuesday approved an administrative review permit (ARP) submitted by applicant Kelsey Hinterleinter for a makeup tattoo studio to operate in an existing commercial building at 8532 U.S. Highway 51 — business space in what’s referred to as the Boardwalk Shoppes.

Temple Grandin rides into Winchester and leaves lasting impact

Dr. Temple Grandin spent Thursday, May 23, at the Scholl Community Impact Group.

STAR students shine bright for Temple Grandin

Dr. Temple Grandin had a packed day on Friday, May 24, when she took tours and met with students and staff of STAR School/Academy, the school’s PAES Lab, Rising STAR Transition Center and more.

Presque Isle town lakes committee wonders what its status is

The Presque Isle town lakes committee (PITLC) met May 21 and discussed a couple of items with regard to a wake ordinance the town board agreed to adopt at its May 16 meeting, and also took a stance on its status while referring to an announcement town chairman John MacLean made May 2 which called for all town committee activities to cease until appointed with new members.

Ever hear the story of the 102-pound musky netted in Lake Minocqua more than 100 years ago?

People have heard of Jaws, the shark that terrorized the waters of the Jersey Shore and said to be over 25 feet in length. Or there’s the Loch Ness monster, a legendary creature from Scotland said to have bit a swimmer in 565 AD and believed to be over 20 feet as well. But has anyone ever heard of the 102-pound musky referred to as the “Loch Ness monster of the North?”

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