11 hrs ago
Rural Schools Ask Wis. Lawmakers for More Cash
Wisconsin's rural schools are asking a state committee to change the way the state gives aid so they can avoid budget cuts and closing schools.
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The Northwestern in Oshkosh
Updated: Rural schools ask Wisconsin lawmakers for more cash
If one employee leaves Cuba City High School for a higher-paying position elsewhere in Wisconsin, it can leave the school short of instructors in two or more subjects.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Chandler, Kleefisch still hearing tax reform sugge...
Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch and Secretary of Revenue Rick Chandler have travelled around Wisconsin hosting a series of Tax Reform Roundtable discussions.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Finalists for Rock Valley College Presidential Search Announced
Rock Valley College has announced four finalists in the search for its next president.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Freezing Weather Costs Municipalities More than Ever This Winter
It's been hard getting used to the blowing snow and the brutal cold, especially for municipality administrators like Daniel Guild.
Rhinelander Chamber selects new director
Rhinelander has a new Executive Director for the Chamber of Commerce. Dana DeMet was selected Friday to take over after serving two years as administrator and business manager at the Chicago-based web development firm Palantir.net.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
WTAQ-AM Green Bay
Walker promotes training and manufacturing in Rhinelander, assures no staff i...
Governor Scott Walker says the controversy surrounding his top aides while he was Milwaukee County Executive isn't applicable now because, "they aren't around anymore."
Fri Feb 28, 2014
2 Charged in Rhinelander Bath Salt Case
Three people were arrested and two are now charged after investigators say a postal worker spotted a package from a known synthetic drug distributor.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Sex offender Steven A. Kunze moves to town of Enterprise
In accordance with Wisconsin State Statute 301.46 it has been determined by Oneida County law enforcement officials that the announcement of Steven A. Kunze, a registered sex offender, moving to the town of Enterprise should be released to the community.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Help for the Homeless seeks donation of hygiene, cleaning items
The annual Help for the Homeless hygiene drive is being held March 3 to 30. New personal hygiene and cleaning products will be collected for 23 local crisis agencies in the Marshfield, Wausau, Waupaca and Rhinelander areas.
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Rhinelander considering cellphone ban
Rhinelander could be the next community banning the use of cellphones while driving.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Antigo Daily Journal
Members of CoVantage Credit Union are invited to attend the organization's 61st annual membership meeting on Wednesday.
County makes counter-offer on former WPS building
The Oneida County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday made a $225,000 counter-offer on the former Wisconsin Public Service Building in downtown Rhinelander.
WBAY-TV Green Bay
Burmaster a finalist for Edgewood College job
Former Wisconsin state superintendent Elizabeth Burmaster is one of three finalists to serve as president of Edgewood College in Madison.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
JV Hockey at Rhinelander
Lakeland goalie Jacob Baxter stops a shot attempt in the final 13 seconds of overtime to preserve a 2-2 tie against the Hodags.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Officials: Wausau flu death shows need for shots
One woman was killed and two people hurt Friday when a car and van collided on icy U.S. Highway 8 west of Rhinelander, the Oneida County Sheriff's Department said.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
1 Killed in Oneida County Crash
According to a press release from the Oneida County Sheriff's Department the crash occurred just before 10 a.m. on Highway 8 and Shady Rest Road southwest of Rhinelander, in the Town of Woodboro.
Sweets to melt your valentine's heart
A St. Paul man convicted of killing his wife and dumping her body in the Mississippi River is appealing his conviction and sentence.
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Bill proposed to deal with weapon surrenders in do...
A bill authored by state Assembly Republicans would establish a clear method for people served with domestic violence injunctions to surrender their weapons.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Want to be a Big Brother or Big Sister?
Since acquiring the Northwoods territory Oneida, Price, Taylor and Vilas counties in June 2013, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin has been reaching out to organizations, recruiting 'Bigs,' and gearing up for Bowl for Kids' Sake.