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New MHLT principal looking forward to building on success
Brent Johnson
Brent Johnson

When classes for the 2014-15 school year began at the Minocqua-Hazelhurst-Lake Tomahawk School District last month, for the first time in eight years, there was a new principal there to greet students. (Public access)

Monday, October 13, 2014

LUHS Homecoming: Winners all around
Lakeland Union High School students and staff celebrated the annual Homecoming festivities at the school and around the community last week.
Thursday, October 16, 2014

In the late 1800s, the American government developed a policy thought at the time by the white population to be the only way to “deal” with the American Indian population – and that was to strip away the culture and tradition of the people – to strip them of their identity, starting with the Indian children; to make the Indian in the white man’s own image.
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Lakeland Area Events Calendar
The events for the coming week in the Lakeland area are listed here
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Woodruff Winter Market opens Friday
The inaugural season of the Woodruff Winter Market begins Friday, Oct. 17.  
Thursday, October 16, 2014

How to harness the benefits of beans
You have probably heard the advice to eat beans (legumes) three to four days per week. 
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Sommerfelds to discuss Transylvania at next 'neighbor' program

Local residents Tom and Elinore Sommerfeld will be the next guests of the Boulder Junction Public Library’s Neighbor to Neighbor program series Thursday, Oct. 23, 2:30 p.m., at the Boulder Junction Community Center.  

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Chamber After 5 set for Oct. 22

The Manitowish Waters Chamber of Commerce has announced that the October Chamber After 5 will be held Wednesday, Oct. 22, 5 p.m.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Human trafficking ... who knew?

As part of Respect Life Month, Holy Family Catholic Church, Woodruff, will be offering two opportunities to present information to Northwoods communities about human trafficking, with the goal of helping to increase an awareness of the victims of this crime in our own communities. 

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Free movie showing Saturday at the Lakeland Cinema

The Lakeland Cinema in Woodruff will show Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Saturday, Oct. 18, 1:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

LUHS DECA sponsors annual craft show Nov. 1

DECA, an association of marketing students will again be sponsoring this year’s “Tis the Season Craft Show” Saturday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., in the commons of Lakeland Union High School on Hwy. 70 West in Minocqua. 

Thursday, October 16, 2014

AV-W Second Graders: 'Earth Through Time'
The 2nd Grade Students at AV-W School are participating in a long-term, in-depth study titled “Earth Through Time.” (public access)
Thursday, October 16, 2014

CLIMB Theatre addresses bullying, harassment at MHLT

Whether it is physical, verbal, social, or online, middle school students see bullying and harassment more than any other age group. 

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Women's Legacy Council continues philanthropic efforts
The indomitable Dr. Kate held a vision of bringing first class medical care to the Northwoods area.
Thursday, October 16, 2014

MHLT to focus in on bullying prevention

Please join MHLT School students and staff Monday, Oct. 20, for three productions that will include students in grades 6-8 8:30 a.m.; grades Pk-2, 9:50 a.m.; and grades 3-5, 1 p.m.


Monday, October 13, 2014

VA to host veteran town hall Oct. 16

The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be hosting a veteran town hall meeting Thursday, Oct. 16, 4:30-5:30 p.m., at the VFW Building, 120 East Park St., Rhinelander.  


Monday, October 13, 2014

Lakeland Art League October program schedule

The Lakeland Art League will offer the following programs during the month of October:


Monday, October 13, 2014

Free Advanced Directives workshops scheduled

Each day, right here in northern Wisconsin, families are forced to face a variety of health care crises that require them to make critical decisions for their loved ones. 


Monday, October 13, 2014

Extension Reimagined: Survey now available through Oct. 31

UW-Extension encourages state residents to imagine the needs of Wisconsin families, businesses and communities 10 to 20 years in the future – and how this organization could help serve those needs. 

Monday, October 13, 2014

Program about early Minocqua to highlight museum dinner
The very early history of the town of Minocqua will be the focus of a special program by Minocqua attorney and historian, Dan Scrobell, Wednesday, Oct. 15 at the Norwood Pines Supper Club.  
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Howard Young Auxiliary to host 'Harvest of Holidays' on Oct. 18
The Auxiliary of Howard Young’s Harvest of Holidays event will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at Reuland’s Conference Center located in Minocqua. 
Thursday, October 9, 2014

VA to host veteran town hall gathering Oct. 16
The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be hosting a veteran town hall Thursday, Oct. 16, 4:30-5:30 p.m., at the VFW Building, 120 East Park St., in Rhinelander.  The town hall is open to all veterans and their families.
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Food for Kidz volunteers work toward goal of 150k packaged meals
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Trinity Lutheran Church: A glance back ... and forward
The new addition at Trinity Lutheran ChurchThe new addition at Trinity Lutheran Church
The early beginnings of our church were as primitive as the wilderness in which our Lutheran forefathers lived. 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

100-year anniversary of key law spotlights 4-H

Twenty-five years ago, Lynn Feldman did something that would change the lives of countless kids: She started a 4-H club in Oneida County. (Subscriber access)

Thursday, October 9, 2014

LUHS Fall Choral Concert Oct. 13

The Lakeland Union High School music department will present the Fall Choral Concert Monday, Oct. 13, at the High School Auditorium.


Thursday, October 9, 2014

VA schedules free flu shot clinics for veterans

The VA Clinic in Rhinelander has scheduled free walk-in flu shot clinics to Veterans enrolled in the VA’s health care system. 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Wednesday, Oct. 15, is 'White Cane Day'

The Woodruff Blind and Visually Impaired Support Group met at the Lakeland Senior Center in Woodruff to talk about the importance of educating the public about “White Cane Day,” which is being recognized on Wednesday, Oct. 15. (Public access)

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Northwoods Wildlife Center to celebrate 35 years

Northwoods Wildlife Center will celebrate its 35th anniversary with an open house Saturday, Oct. 18, 1-4 p.m., at the Center, 8683 S. Blumenstein Road, Minocqua (across from Trig’s). (Public access)

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Halloween coloring contest for kids offered by The Lakeland Times

It’s almost time for Halloween, the leaves are changing colors, pumpkins are blanketing the marketplace and stores are stocked with costumes, candy and fall-harvest foods. 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Harvest Beer Dinner Slated at Riverstone

Jeff Hamilton, President of Sprecher Brewery in Milwaukee, will present a number of year-round and limited release beers as part of a “by reservation” dinner at Riverstone Restaurant, Monday, Oct. 13.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Bob Milne returns to the Campanile Friday, Oct. 10

Prepare to be entertained Friday evening, Oct. 10, 7 p.m., at the Campanile Center for the Arts when Bob Milne returns to the stage by popular demand.  

Monday, October 6, 2014

Fifteenth annual Northwoods Fall Art Tour Oct. 10-12

Autumn is a prime time to enjoy a leisurely drive through the back roads of the Northwoods. 


Monday, October 6, 2014

Science on Tap brews interest in local beer

Brewskis. Barley soda. Bier. Libations and ideas were flowing as guest speakers Robin Shepard and Ryan White discussed all things beer at a Science on Tap event held at Minocqua Brewing Company the evening of Oct. 1. (Public access)

Monday, October 6, 2014

Girls on the Run, Marshfield Clinic present LUNAFEST

Girls on the Run of the Northwoods, together with Marshfield Clinic, is hosting the third annual LUNAFEST Saturday, Oct. 11.  


Monday, October 6, 2014

Nimsgern funeral home to host 'Think of Me When' seminar

Think quickly – if you died tomorrow, what one thing would you most want your loved ones to remember about you? When they think of you, would they know how much you loved them? Would they know what brought joy to your life? Would they really know how you want to be remembered? 

Monday, October 6, 2014

New Discovery director shares vision
Children could be seen participating in a scavenger hunt at North Lakeland Discovery Center through Azael Meza’s office window on a dewy Friday morning, Sept. 26. Backpacks and bug nets leaned against trees while tents hung to dry in the cool morning breeze. (Public access)
Friday, October 3, 2014

WWII vet returns to Camp American Legion

Twenty-year-old Talon Stammen is writing a book about his grandfather, Art Grabowski, of Grand Forks, North Dakota. (Public access)

Thursday, October 2, 2014

'Lakeland Proud' - spreading community and school pride

Community pride ... that’s what Tami Schroeder is striving to achieve, and something she would like the Lakeland area to embrace. (Public access)

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Lakeland Union High School Homecoming 2014: 'Time Warp'

Lakeland Union High School will host its annual Homecoming festivities the week of Oct. 6-11. 

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Northwoods Accents specializes in handmade, quality products

Northwoods Accents, located in Mercer, features furniture and decor for your up north cabin or year-round home. 

Thursday, October 2, 2014

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