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County approves Heal Creek compromise

In what is being described as a win-win outcome for stakeholders and taxpayers alike, the Oneida County Board of Supervisors approved a divestment plan Tuesday for 272 acres of county-owned property near Rhinelander. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 22, 2015

Town board approves fee for farmers market

Communication between the town of Minocqua and the Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce was the theme of a brief town board meeting Tuesday. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 22, 2015

$2 million auditorium upgrade approved at LUHS

The Lakeland Union High School Board of Education last week signed off on a $2 million set of upgrades to the school’s auditorium. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 22, 2015

Petco Foundation 'invests' $100,000 in Oneida County Humane Society

Those in attendance at the Oneida County Humane Society’s second annual Furball Saturday at Reulands in Minocqua were treated to a huge surprise when the Petco Foundation presented a $100,000 lifesaving grant to the animal welfare organization. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 22, 2015

Questions raised about Minocqua condo project

A proposal to build a $4 million, 24-unit condominium on Minocqua Lake faced a bevy of questions last week as the Minocqua Plan Commission began review of an application seeking a conditional use permit for the project. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Likely cost of new highway department pushes higher

Oneida County supervisors continued to adjust and fine tune design plans for the county’s highway department Thursday, tweaking options both for a new facility and a remodeled one, while questions lingered over the work performed by the county’s design firm. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Mother of missing boy charged with violating court ruling

The mother of a 15-year-old Lakeland Union High School student who has been missing since April 28 was charged Wednesday with contempt of court. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Compromise proposed on Heal Creek land

Groups vying to use 272 acres of Oneida County-owned land west of Rhinelander have struck a potential deal. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 15, 2015

Moratorium sought on massive feedlots

Oneida County is considering a moratorium on large factory farms — known as concentrated animal feeding operations, or CAFOs — until formal rules can be enacted about where they should be located in the county. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Appeals court dismisses lawsuit against O.C. supervisor

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals has thrown out a libel lawsuit against Oneida County Supervisor Bob Mott, but the matter may not yet be over. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Tiffany pushes local option sales tax for transportation

State Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Rep. Dean Knudson (R-Hudson) have introduced a bill to give Wisconsin voters the legal ability to raise revenue for road repairs and street maintenance through a local-option sales tax. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 8, 2015

County clarifies RV dwelling ordinance

Oneida County would require people who use recreational vehicles as a dwelling for more than five consecutive days to obtain a zoning permit, according to a proposed ordinance amendment. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 8, 2015

Proposed Minocqua condo gets early OK

A proposal to build a new condominium along Minocqua Lake has cleared the first regulatory hurdle. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Kleinhans' contract not extended

Lakeland Union High School’s Board of Education voted unanimously last week not to extend the employment contract of District Administrator Todd Kleinhans, potentially in violation of Wisconsin’s open meetings law. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Gabert re-elected LUHS board president

Tom Gabert will remain president of the Lakeland Union High School Board of Education. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

State defends prosecution in Chagnon case

The government has submitted arguments in a state Court of Appeals case involving Albert Chagnon, a sex offender accused of illegally amassing images of hundreds of Northwoods girls. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 1, 2015

Walters case prompts potential changes

Oneida County officials are considering changes in the wake of a controversial attempt to fire Veterans Service Officer Tammy Walters.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Proposal to pay Walters' legal fees fails

Oneida County will not help pay the legal expenses Veterans Service Officer Tammy Walters incurred to fight off mostly unsubstantiated allegations of employment misconduct. (Subscriber access)


Tuesday, April 28, 2015

More time sought by county board on Kwik Trip offer

The Oneida County Board has voted to again seek more time to consider selling property where the county’s highway garage is located. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Oneida County sells land to former supervisor

The Oneida County Board last Tuesday offered to sell about a tenth of an acre of county-owned land to former Supervisor Jerry Shidell for $14,000 cash. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Judge declines to reconsider ruling in Bible camp case

A family seeking to build a Bible camp was dealt a setback this week in a years-long legal battle with the government. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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