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Fox Valley Lutheran, Waupaca share North Eastern Conference golf crown; Priebe is medalist

GREENLEAF - Windy conditions didn't stop Erika Priebe or the Fox Valley Lutheran girls golf team Wednesday. Priebe finished as the medalist at the North Eastern Conference golf meet and Fox Valley Lutheran finished as co-champions of the NEC with Waupaca in the event held at Wander Springs. Priebe f

POST-CRESCENT - 2017-09-21 02:25:26

Thursday's boys prep sports results

BERLIN 32, MARSHALL 82, MONONA GROVE 85, WATERLOO 99, WAUPACA 129, PARDEEVILLE 164, BANGOR 166, WESTFIELD/MONTELLO 226, COLUMBUS 253, ST. MARY CATHOLIC 264, RIO/FALL RIVER 294 Top finisher: Tim Hicks A-F 18:22. Berlin: 2, Dirk Lueck 18:40; 4, Devin Harmon 18:49; 9, Scott McGibbon 19:20; 13, Garrett

FOND DU LAC REPORTER - 2017-09-22 02:18:25

Annual state contest, on now, identifies coolest thing made in Wisconsin

What is the coolest thing made in Wisconsin? Last year, according to voters, it was a Harley-Davidson motorcycle. This year, there's a 50-50 chance it will be something from the greater Fox Valley. It might be something made in a 2,600-degree blast furnace at Waupaca Foundry, or the specialty malts

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 04:07:57

Wild Rose Community Band to perform at King Veterans Home Sunday

The Wild Rose Community Band will be performing a free concert to residents and visitors of King Veterans Home at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 24.The concert will be held in the Activity Center of Marden Hall and will last less than an hour. The Veterans Home sponsors concerts and other entertainment

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:34:00

Movie review: 'Kingsman' sequel lacks punch and vibe of first film

In the first film about a secret spy group known as Kingsman, we learned they are well-dressed, courtly and perfectly groomed. But by the second film, there's a decidedly ungentlemanly whiff about them - of desperation. "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" comes three years after the first leg in the Matth

WISCNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 13:00:00

Wild Rose defeats North Fond du Lac

What started out looking like a short night for the Wild Rose girls volleyball team while hosting North Fond du Lac on Sept. 12, ended up being a 3-1 (13-25, 25-22, 25-15, 25-20) victory for the Wildcats during Dig for a Cure Night. "Dig for a Cure was a success," stated Head Coach Jason Kirby. "The

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 14:52:00

Poy Sippi Registered Holsteins honored as Century Farm

Jim and Lisa Sattler with their sons, Joe and Jacob, were recently honored as a Wisconsin State Fair Century Farm for their farm, Poy Sippi Registered Holsteins. The Century Farm program honors families who have had continuous ownership of their Wisconsin Farm or home for 100 years or more. To view

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:22:00

Rare white deer are good for soul

In 1940, a law was enacted to protect albino and white deer in Wisconsin, and to this day, it is illegal to shoot these rare animals. It is estimated that there are about 1.3 million deer in the state after the fall hunt. According to research biologists, the chances of an albino deer being born are

PCGAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-19 22:01:33

Doppsmith Convicted After 'Depositing' Dead Cat

A Stevens Point man was convicted this week on charges involving a bizarre deposit he made at a downtown bank - the body of a dead cat. Justin Doppsmith, 37, was arrested for the incident on June 5, and only after a sidewalk standoff with police. He was convicted after pleaded no contest to one coun

SPCITYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Local Restaurant Hosts UWSP Faculty Appreciation Night

A local restaurant is showing appreciation for university faculty and staff. Thursday nights at the Watchman's Gone restaurant, owned by Andy and Samantha Pech in the location of the former Al's Diner, will now be UW-Stevens Point faculty and staff appreciation night. The restaurant will offer speci

SPCITYTIMES.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Gov. Scott Walker vetoes plan to place sex offenders only in home counties

MADISON - Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday vetoed a plan that required violent sex offenders to be sent to their home counties after they're released. The plan was added to the state budget in May by the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee. State Rep. Katrina Shankland of Stevens Point was the only

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 16:53:25

Supervisors vote in support of State of Wisconsin creating a second judgeship

The Waushara County Board of Supervisors voted 10-1 in favor of a resolution to support the State of Wisconsin in creating a second judicial position within the county during their regular meeting on Sept. 19, with District 3 Supervisor Larry Timm voicing the only opposing vote. By passing the resol

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:36:00

Residents express concern regarding salvage harvesting at Mt. Morris Hills Park

Six Waushara County residents voiced their concerns regarding the salvage harvesting that has started at Mt. Morris Hills Park during the regular meeting of the Waushara County Board of Supervisors on Sept. 19. Shawn Jones, Pat Wade, Victoria Friday, Dave Nelson and Sherry Schultz spoke to the board

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:35:00

Habitat for Humanity informational session set for Oct. 2

Habitat for Humanity serving Green Lake, Marquette and Waushara Counties is inviting social service agencies, potential homeowners and curious individuals to an informational session on Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, N2133 Southgate Terrace Wautoma. The program will present infor

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:33:00

Nett and Eagan honored with Sheriff's Department Life Saving Awards

Waushara County Sheriff's Department Deputy Scott Eagan and Communications Officer Kaitlin Nett were honored with Life Saving Awards during a presentation by Waushara County Sheriff Jeff Nett during the Board of Supervisors regular meeting on Sept. 19. Sheriff Jeff Nett recalled the incident to the

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:29:00

Evergreen Thrift Store donates to Back to School Bash

The Evergreen Thrift Store, Wautoma, recently selected Waushara County's Back to School Bash as recipient of their community giving program. Evergreen Thrift Store Manager Judy Lucas presented the stores $100 donation to members of Waushara County's Back to School Bash Committee, including Waushara

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:26:00

SafeRide Program continues to save lives throughout Wisconsin

Currently in its 32nd year, the Tavern League of Wisconsin's SafeRide Program continues to be a model for the rest of the nation. The Tavern League's commitment to keep impaired drivers off Wisconsin's roads is documented in its recently released SafeRide Survey of more than 60 counties in the stat

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:19:00

Overbeck receives Library Leadership Award

Former Wautoma Public Library Director Nicole Overbeck was presented the Library Leadership Award during the Friends of the Wautoma Library meeting on Sept. 14. On behalf of the Friends of the Wautoma Library, Penny Hendrickson presented the award to Overbeck in recognition of her seven years of ser

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:17:00

Grace UMC host AWANA Registration Celebration on Sept. 15

Children of all ages enjoyed the 50-ft. ice cream sundae at the conclusion of the Grace United Methodist Church AWANA (Approved Workman Are Not Ashamed) Registration Celebration held on Sept. 15. AWANA is held each Wednesday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. for children enrolled in pre-kindergarten through 8th g

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:17:00

Local residents donate to Destiny Point

Rita Robinson, Plainfield, and Cindy Johnson, Hancock, recently led a fundraiser for the Amherst-based Destiny Point Women's Restoration Center. The fundraiser was held to assist with gathering items needed for the remodeled home in Blenker. Enough funds were raised to purchase a 20-piece place sett

WAUSHARAARGUS.COM - 2017-09-20 15:13:00