E-Editions | Subscriptions | Contact Us | About Us | Classifieds | FREE Classified Items Under $50 | Photos
The Lakeland Times | Minocqua, Wisc.

Mulleady Realtors

home : news : vilas county June 29, 2015

Two rescued after boat capsizes on Rice Lake
Personnel with the Vilas County Sheriff’s Department, Eagle River Fire Department, Eagle River Ambulance Service and the Eagle River Police Department Friday, June 26, were involved in a lake rescue. 
Friday, June 26, 2015

Vilas board supports repeal of budget bill provision
The Vilas County Board of Supervisors was nearly unanimous Tuesday in its support of an effort to repeal proposed changes at the state level to the state’s shoreland zoning law NR 115.

Subscriber Access Only

Friday, June 26, 2015

Senior Center officials moving forward

With three new members on its board of directors, the demolition of the destroyed building completed and some fundraising events scheduled, Lakeland Senior Center Board President Brian Nerdahl said this week that moving forward will continue to be the focus of the organization. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Lakeland Airport seeks funding for variety of projects

The Lakeland Airport Commission has recently addressed issues and submitted a petition for funding needed to complete improvement projects at the Arbor Vitae air strip. 

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Interim leadership structure proposed at LUHS

Following the resignation last week of superintendent Todd Kleinhans, Lakeland Union High School administration was tasked with crafting a short-term leadership model. (Subscriber access)

Friday, June 19, 2015

Landfill commission elects new leadership

The commission for the Landfill Venture Group, the consortium of Vilas County towns and the city of Eagle River that owns the County G landfill near the town of Cloverland, has elected new leadership. (Subscriber access)

Friday, June 19, 2015

Maulson to be nominated to serve on county board

When the Vilas County Board of Supervisors meets in regular session Tuesday morning in Eagle River, one of the items on the meeting agenda will be the vacancy created by the resignation of Raquel Zortman-Bell. Zortman-Bell, a Lac du Flambeau representative, resigned in April of this year. 

Friday, June 19, 2015

LUHS hosts 'active shooter response' exercises

Lakeland Union High School was the site of law enforcement training sessions last Thursday and Friday conducted by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and the Minocqua Police Department. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Round gazillion: Lawmakers fight back on shoreland zoning

On shoreland zoning, lawmakers are finally fighting back. (Subscriber access)

Friday, June 12, 2015

Hospitals closing across the U.S.

Across the country small, rural hospitals have closed for a variety of reasons over the past few years, a trend that isn’t necessarily concerning to Howard Young Medical Center (HYMC) leaders at this time, but a reality that hasn’t been lost on them either. (Subscriber access)

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Howard Young official: Marshfield plans 'saddening, concerning, dismaying'

A senior Howard Young official said last week that Marshfield’s newly submitted plans to build a 12-bed skilled nursing facility — an addition designed for short-term stays after ambulatory surgical procedures — would duplicate already existing services and increase area health-care costs. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

LUHS board approves preliminary budget

The Lakeland Union High School board of education has approved a preliminary budget for the 2015-16 school year. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Update: Illinois man drowns, one survives in Arrowhead Lake boating accident

The identity of the Streamwood, Ill., resident who drowned in a boating incident on Arrowhead Lake has been released ... 

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Mechanic position approved by Vilas board

The Vilas County Board of Supervisors last Tuesday approved a resolution creating a full-time mechanic position at the county’s highway department. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Two injured Monday morning in St. Germain crash
At 8:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s 911 center received a 911 wireless call reporting a crash between a semi-truck and a SUV at State Highway 70 at County Highway C in St. Germain.
Monday, June 1, 2015

Vilas board narrowly OKs proposed ATV amendment

Last year, the Vilas County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance governing the use of all-terrain vehicles and utility vehicles on county land, including stretches of county roads. (Subscriber access)

Friday, May 29, 2015

Senior center's plight deepens following insurance revelation

The Lakeland community awoke Wednesday, May 6, to the news that the Lakeland Senior Center had burned overnight, leaving nothing but ash, debris and memories.

(Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 26, 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

Man missing near Presque Isle found early Monday morning

A 78-year-old Blue Mounds, Wisconsin man who had gone missing while hiking in the Catherine Wolter Nature Conservancy near Presque Isle Sunday afternoon was found by search and rescue personnel just over 12 hours after he was reported missing.


Monday, May 18, 2015

No action taken on Times open meetings complaint

Vilas County District Attorney Albert Moustakis has responded to a complaint filed by Gregg Walker, publisher of The Lakeland Times and Northwoods River News, regarding an alleged open meetings violation. (Subscriber access)

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Advanced Search
search sponsored by

Subscription Login


Life | Snow/Trail Conditions | Weather Reports | Wisconsin Lottery | Facebook

Lakeland Printing, Inc. • P.O. Box 790 • Minocqua, WI 54548

The Lakeland Times • The Northwoods Super Shopper
Phone: (715) 356-5236 • Fax: (715) 358-2121

Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Software © 1998-2015
1up! Software
, All Rights Reserved