The remaining Oneida County state funded snowmobile trail system maintained by the Minocqua Forest Riders (trails 5, 10 and 12 in northwest Oneida County) officially opened at 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 19. Thursday, December 19, 2013
Dale Mayo, Vilas County parks and recreation administrator, announced that Vilas County state funded snowmobile trail systems in the township of Phelps officially opened today, Wednesday, Dec. 18, at noon.
Part of the job of the state’s forester rangers is battling wildfires
While the state’s forester rangers are probably best known for their duties fighting wildfires, fighting these fires, training and firefighting equipment maintenance will likely take up less than half of their time.
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Conservation warden supervisor Dave Walz said the recently-concluded gun deer season was “overall kind of quiet,” but noted that violations were up from a year ago. (View comments) Tuesday, December 17, 2013
The majority of the Oneida County State Funded Snowmobile Trail System (as administered by the Oneida County Forestry, Land, and Recreation Department) will officially open for the 2013-14 winter season at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18.
The Minocqua Forest Riders snowmobile trail system in northwest Oneida County will not open at this time.
Wisconsin Public Service is advising hunters to be aware that during broken tree limb clean-up and power restoration efforts completed following the recent windstorms and with thousands of deer hunters taking to the woods this weekend, everyone should be aware that there may still be potentially unsafe situations existing involving electrical equipment, power lines and broken tree limbs.