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Coming out on top: Snowhawks take two out of three from Wounded Warriors
Justin Feagin makes contact during Saturday’s doubleheader. Brian Jopek photograph

Justin Feagin makes contact during Saturday’s doubleheader.

Brian Jopek photograph

On a weekend that transcended softball and even snowshoe baseball, Don Hilgendorf and his Snowhawks came out as winners.

Figuratively and literally. (Public access)


Thursday, July 31, 2014


89ers win two, lose two in postseaon play

The Minocqua Legion Post 89ers were on the brink of a District title this past weekend. (Subscriber access)


Thursday, July 31, 2014

Youth Enhancement Camp aims to improve athletes

When Mike Wilhelm first arrived at Lakeland, he noticed something was missing. (Subscriber access)


Thursday, July 31, 2014

Runners compete at Mike Ross Memorial 5K

A total of 250 runners and walkers descended onto Torpy Park for the 19th annual Mike Ross Memorial Bearskin 5K/walk Saturday morning. (Subscriber access)


Thursday, July 31, 2014

From pool rat to national competitor
Reflecting on when she was a child, Nancy Kranpitz described her younger self as a “pool rat.” (Public access).
Monday, July 28, 2014

Arbor Vitae teen second at disc golf world championships
While it may not have ended the way he wanted, Adam Hammes still had a successful weekend. (Public access).
Monday, July 28, 2014

Track athletes participate in summer meets
While it may be technically the offseason for high school track and field, athletes from Lakeland have been keeping a busy schedule competing in meets across the midwest this summer. (Subscriber access).
Monday, July 28, 2014

Postseason hopes come to an end for Wood Ducks
Needing to win their final two games in order to qualify for the Wisconsin Baseball Assocation state tournament, the Wood Ducks had their work cut out for them against Merrill Wednesday night. (Subsriber access).
Monday, July 28, 2014

Photos: Packers open training camp
The Green Bay Packers opened training camp this past weekend, and The Lakeland Times was there to catch the action.
Monday, July 28, 2014

Bear Cupboard Run raises money for local pantry
Runners flocked to Torpy Park Saturday morning for the fifth annual Bear Cupboard Run 5K and half marathon, the largest fundraiser of the year for the Lakeland pantry. (Public access).
Thursday, July 24, 2014

Newswatch 12 joins Snowhawks for Snowshoe Baseball

In order to make things more competitive and interesting, Snowhawk manager Don Hilgendorf again decided to combine his Snowhawks with the less-seasoned players from the Newswatch 12 team in their annual game Monday night in Lake Tomahawk. (Subscriber access).


Thursday, July 24, 2014

89ers close out regular season strong

The Minocqua Post 89 Legion baseball team ended their regular season on a high note last Friday, as they cruised to a 9-1 win over Rock Falls in Irma.

Ryan McEnroe put up a dazzling performance on the mound, earning the complete game win while striking out eight and walking none. (Subscriber access).


Thursday, July 24, 2014

Wood Ducks stay in playoff contention

Wood Ducks coach Doug Etten describes Nick Bolte as a lifelong “I want to be a pitcher” kind of kid.

On Sunday, Bolte proved why he deserved his chance. (Subscriber access)


Thursday, July 24, 2014

Lakeland battles back, loses title 17-10

While they may have not returned home with the tournament championship, the Lakeland Babe Ruth senior league team sent out a message loud and clear in the playoffs:

They don’t give up. (Public Access)


Tuesday, July 22, 2014

LUHS girls swim team goes flocking

Flamingos are not native to the Wisconsin Northwoods.

However, if you haven’t already, you might start noticing them pop up in front yards around the Minocqua area, albeit plastic ones. (Public Access)


Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Lakeland 12U All-Stars win two at District Tourney

The Lakeland Little League All-Stars did something this summer that is believed to have never been done before in program history: win two games at the district tournament. (Public access)


Friday, July 18, 2014

Snowhawks take down the Brick, 18-5

What had been a close game after three and a half innings Monday night at Snowshoe Park in Lake Tomahawk turned into a blowout, as the Snowhawks scored 12 of the last 13 runs to claim an 18-5 win over the Brick from Rhinelander. (Subscriber access)


Friday, July 18, 2014

Busy week for 89ers leads to .500 record after six games

The Minocqua American Legion Post 89 baseball team had a busy five-day stretch where they played six games, coming away with a 3-3 record for their efforts to see their season record advance to 8-9. (Subscriber access)


Friday, July 18, 2014

Lakeland Babe Ruth Preps fall in league title game

The Lakeland Babe Ruth Prep baseball team found itself facing the undefeated team from Merrill last Wednesday in the league tournament championship game, and despite losing 8-0, their coach said it was the team’s best showing of the season. (Public access)


Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Trigs again a major sponsor of Dr. Kate Pro-Am on Aug. 4

The 29th annual Dr. Kate Hospice Pro-Am Golf Tournament will be held Monday, Aug. 4, at the Minocqua Country Club. (Public access)


Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Lakeland Little League honors top fundraisers

The winners of the 2014 Papa Murphy’s Coupon Sales Challenge were announced before the start of the Minor’s championship game last week at the Minocqua Sports Complex. (Public access)


Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Snow Hawks earn split against Chicago All-Stars
The two snowshoe baseball games the Lake Tomahawk Snow Hawks played against the Chicago All-Stars softball team have grown to become one of the highlights of the season for fans, and the games played July 4 and 7 certainly lived up to those expectations. (Subscriber access)
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Post 89 falls in 14-inning marathon to Rhinelander, loses to Merrill in seven
The Minocqua American Legion Post 89 baseball team played two games before the Fourth of July break, dropping both. On Monday, June 30, they fell 12-10 to Rhinelander in a 14-inning game, then fell to Merrill 10-2 two days later to put their season record at 5-6. (Subscriber access)
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Muggy Buggy at Minocqua Winter Park draws nearly 300 entrants
Nearly 300 people from about a dozen states – and two countries – spent a sunny Saturday morning at Minocqua Winter Park for the 7th Annual Park City Credit Union Muggy Buggy Fun Run. (Public access)
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Quality Equipment downs Everest Custom Homes
Last Wednesday evening was a picture-perfect day for the Lakeland Little League Minors Division to wrap up the 2014 season. (public access)
Monday, July 7, 2014

Snow Hawks go 2-0 after dropping Happy Daze 17-7
The Lake Tomahawk Snow Hawks snowshoe baseball team came out on top 17-7 over the squad fielded by Happy Daze last Monday in the second game of the season. (Subscriber access)
Monday, July 7, 2014

Grand Champions: River Valley Bank wins Little League majors crown
Last Tuesday, the hard work of an entire Little League season came down to one game for the squads from River Valley Bank and Save More as they squared off for the Lakeland Little League Majors championship at the Minocqua Sports Complex. (Public access)
Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Snowhawks open 53rd season with 13-6 win
Once again, Lake Tomahawk solidified its claim as the “Snowshoe Baseball Capital of the World” Monday evening when the Snowhawks opened their 53rd season of hijinks on the sawdust of Snowshoe Park with a 13-6 win over the squad from Smiley’s Pub. (Public access)
Friday, June 27, 2014

89ers win three of four games in last weekend's Rebel Invite
The Minocqua American Legion Post 89 won the last three games it played in last weekend’s Rebel Invite at Rhinelander’s Hodag Field after seeing their opener against Tomahawk slip away in the bottom of the seventh and final inning. (Subscriber access)
Friday, June 27, 2014

89ers fall to Tomahawk, split DH with Phillips
The Minocqua American Legion Post 89 baseball team played three games last week, a long game against Tomahawk Monday on the road before hosting Phillips in a doubleheader Wednesday. (Subscriber access)
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Area Special Olympians compete in State Summer Games
Seven area Special Olympics athletes qualified for the State Summer Games held in Stevens Point on June 6 and 7. (Public access)
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Lee Christensen Celebration of Life Golf Scramble
A golf scramble will be held in honor of Lee Christensen Friday, June 27, at the St. Germain Golf Club.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Late rally not enough, Wood Ducks fall to Rib Lake 13-8
Despite a ninth inning rally that saw Minocqua send 10 batters to the plate, and score five, the Wood Ducks fell to the visiting Rib Lake Osprey 13-8 at the LUHS baseball field Sunday. (Subscriber access)
Thursday, June 19, 2014

Father Dodge Council hosts inaugural benefit for Wounded Warriors
The Father Dodge Council 7827 in Woodruff held its inaugural Wounded Warriors benefit at Trout Lake Saturday, June 14, with all of the proceeds going to the Wounded Warriors. (Public access)
Thursday, June 19, 2014

Runners brave mosquitos, threat of rain to complete fourth annual Devil's Elbow Run
Thursday, June 19, 2014

Area Lions Clubs brave wind, cold for 7th annual golf scramble

Although the weather wasn’t the typical mid-June warmth ideal for golfing, area Lions and other golfers gathered last Thursday for the 7th Annual Northwoods Golf Scramble and Silent Auction hosted by the Hazelhurst Lions Club and Trout Lake Golf Club. (Public access)


Monday, June 16, 2014

89ers even record with eight-inning win over Medford
After falling victim to a Rebel mauling in their season opener at Rhinelander last Monday, the Minocqua Post 89 American Legion baseball team traveled to Medford Friday and proved they could hang with the best of the area teams. (Subscriber access)
Monday, June 16, 2014

Boulder Junction Chamber announces new triathlon for 2015
The Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that a new triathlon scheduled to make its debut next year will become the first of five events in the 2015 Northwoods of Wisconsin Tri-Master Series. (Public access)
Monday, June 16, 2014

GNC All-Conference teams announced

Several members of the spring sports teams at LUHS earned spots on the rolls of All Great Northern Conference teams for their performance on the field. (Public access)


Thursday, June 12, 2014

Ottoson takes 20th at state in shot put
The lone member of either LUHS track and field team to earn a berth in the Division I state championships held in La Crosse last weekend, Ellie Ottoson, finished 20th in the shot put with a 34’8.5” throw. (Subscriber access)
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Minocqua Post 89 handed 11-1 loss in season debut
It was a rough season debut for the Minocqua Post 89 American Legion baseball team Monday night when they traveled to Rhinelander, coming home with an 11-1 loss in four-and-a-half innings. (Subscriber access)
Thursday, June 12, 2014


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