Saturday Dec 7
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This season, the early onset of severe winter conditions, combined with the high number of predators, has already had a significant effect on the deer herd.
Two holiday blood drives to be held in the Northwoods
Two blood drives have been planned in the Minocqua area in upcoming days. Donations of all blood types are needed.
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Snow-covered and slippery roads early this week were the topic of conversation among Northwoods residents as a large sustained snow and ice event hit the area.
Proposed Wisconsin bill would set rules for license-plate readers
As police departments throughout Wisconsin use new technology to collect millions of photos of license plates each year, a new bill circulating the state Capitol would establish clear guidelines on how that information can be used and stored.
Nomination papers for local elections now available
Candidates seeking to run in local spring elections can now begin circulating nomination papers.
Bipartisan bill targets police storing plate data
The growing police practice of recording and storing civilian license plate images would be restrained under a bill proposed by a bipartisan group of state lawmakers.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
City's frac sand mine battle spurs recalls
In this small city in northwestern Wisconsin, the mayor and two council members are facing recall elections over their handling of a proposed frac sand mine that would be built a half-mile south of a school.