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  • HWY 48 Construction To Begin Next Week A maintenance paving project is set to begin Monday on State Highway 48, beginning at State Highway 25 and proceeding West about one mile to fix failing asphalt payment.   The project is expected to take two days.   Motorists will encounter single lane travel and flaggers and a pilot car will be used.  Delays are expected and motorists are reminded that cellphone use in works zones in prohibited. 
    Posted Jun 23, 2017, 5:55 AM by Ryan Quinn
  • Sundown At The Shell Kicks Off Tonight A new summer music series kicks off tonight in Rice Lake.  Sundown at the Shell will feature original music from local and regional artists starting at 6pm tonight at the band shell in Rice Lake’s Veterans City Park.   Clifton Nesseth, one of the organizers of tonight’s concert, says there are a several reasons to attend the free event.  Tonight’s music gets underway at 7pm with an eclectic acoustic mix of tunes from Andy Nelson and the Galactic Trio, followed by the band Pony, who play alternative folk-rock featuring musicians from Barron and Minneapolis.  You’re encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to Sundown at the Shell tonight at the band shell in Rice Lake.
    Posted Jun 23, 2017, 5:31 AM by Ryan Quinn
  • WCAHS To Be Rebuilt The donations continue to come in to the Washburn County Area Humane Society since the March fire through on-line donations on the shelter website, collections taken at the Spooner Veterinary Office, checks sent directly to the WCAHS address, and through the many offers of fundraisers by individuals and businesses.  The donations will help supplement the insurance settlement and have now totaled over $27,000.   The Washburn County Area Humane Society want to thank those who have helped since the fire and rest assured that the animal shelter will definitely be rebuilt.
    Posted Jun 21, 2017, 5:09 AM by Ryan Quinn
  • Ketz Benefit A special benefit is being held this weekend to help a Clayton man who was hurt in a hunting accident last November.   Barry Ketz fell from his deer stand while hunting on his land and suffered a severe spinal cord injury .  On Sunday, friends and family are inviting the public to join them for the Benefit for BK at the Mumm Barn near Clayton.   Food and a cash bar will be available plus those attending can use the free shuttle to and from the Clayton School.   The event on Sunday is from 11am to 6pm, and you can find out more when you search Facebook for the Benefit for Barry Ketz.
    Posted Jun 22, 2017, 12:36 PM by Jenny Polzin
  • Chetek Chamber and Local Business Host Community Celebration Chetek Area Chamber of Commerce businesses and Old Southern BBQ have teamed up to host a Celebration of Community in Chetek on this Sunday from 1pm to 4 p.m.  The event will be held at the Chetek City Beach and Phillips Park Pavilion.  Old Southern BBQ will be providing pulled pork sandwiches and area restaurants are contributing sides as well.  Food will be provided free of charge while supplies last but guests are welcome to bring a picnic lunch as well.  There will be music throughout the event including a performance by Chris Kroeze.   Free will donations will be accepted during the event to support tornado victims, the Owen Knutson Memorial Fund as well as the families of Hunter ...
    Posted Jun 21, 2017, 5:07 AM by Ryan Quinn
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Community Events
  • Pork In The Park - SWAT Fundraiser (June 17th, 2017)
    Posted Jun 6, 2017, 6:07 PM by Jenny Polzin
  • Camerama 37, June 2nd-4th, 2017 Events held at Sportsman's Park (North 6th Street)More info on the Cameron Civic Club Facebook Page
    Posted May 26, 2017, 2:32 PM by Jenny Polzin
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