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  1. Fair begins 5-day runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    The 2014 Barron County Fair features something for everyone during its 5-day run that started today and runs through Sunday.

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  2. Rice Lake bank robbed, suspect caughtRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... the bank with an undisclosed amount of money, stated a news release issued by the Rice Lake Police Department. Barron County sheriff's deputies and State Patrol troopers responded to assist, and the 19-year old suspect was taken into custody. The ...

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  3. ATV routes not in residents' interestRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... the quiet and safety of our streets be up for grabs to private groups? The article in The Chronotype notes Barron County roads are not open to ATVs. Neither is the railroad right of way that the Tourism and Retail Development Commission wants to ...

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  4. Excitement flows from placemaking eventRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... to event organizers. "I was just blown away at the creativity that came out of this," said Dave Armstrong, Barron County Economic Development Corporation director. "The mix of attendees provided a diversity of fresh, new perspectives and many ...

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  5. Rice Lake, WIRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... The band performs seven concerts this summer in June and July. All ages are welcome. All rehearsals are at UW-Barron County at 7 p.m. All performances are in the band shell on Lake Shore Drive in . . .

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  6. 4-H marks centennial with new fair flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Barron County 4-H celebrated the 100th Anniversary of Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development with a new flag raised at the Barron County Fairgrounds.

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  7. Man suspected of driving under the influence during Barron Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    On Friday, July 11, 2014, at 9:04 p.m., the Barron County Sheriff's Department received a report of a possible intoxicated driver that ran over a mailbox north of Chetek.

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  8. GovernmentRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Plans are progressing for a frac sand operation consisting of a 981-acre mine site, drying and transload facility and 4.7-mile conveyor system connecting the sites in southeast Barron County.

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  9. Man arrested for drunk driving with 3 kids in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    The State Patrol says a trooper pulled 43-year-old Thomas R. Buckman over for speeding on highway 63 in Barron County, then noticed signs of intoxication.

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  10. Growing a family business in hydroponicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... he said, recalling it wasn't a chore but a hobby. His mother had her own garden patch. His family moved to Barron County when he was 17, and he started working for dairy farmers. After several years on several farms, Cam and his wife, Deb, who is ...

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  11. Door on early release closes tightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... inmates who want to plead their cases -- is tightly closed. "This was a get-tough-on-crime law. The end," said Barron County Circuit Judge Edward R. Brunner, who signed the petition for Harris' release. "It was, let's put everyone away and who cares ...

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  12. Neebo Inc. Increases On-Campus Store Count by 19% with Addition of 16 New LocationsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... The State College of Florida Store-Venice; University of Wisconsin-Baraboo; University of Wisconsin-Barron County; University of Wisconsin-CEOEL; University of Wisconsin-Marshfield; University of Wisconsin-Online NODE Program; University of ...

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  13. EducationRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... use that degree as a stepping stone toward a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree exclusively at UW-Barron County. Applications for fall enrollment are open now, said Dean Yohnk, dean and CEO of the Rice Lake campus. Under the new program, ...

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  14. Commission OKs Kern ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... and bike paths. "This will fundamentally change the south side of town," said Dave Armstrong, director of the Barron County Economic Development Corporation. The project, which has been in the works for more than a decade, is expected not only to ...

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  15. EducationRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... use that degree as a stepping stone toward a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree exclusively at UW-Barron County. Applications for fall enrollment are open now, said Dean Yohnk, dean and CEO of the Rice Lake campus. Under the new program, ...

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  16. GovernmentRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Plans are progressing for a frac sand operation consisting of a 981-acre mine site, drying and transload facility and 4.7-mile conveyor system connecting the sites in southeast Barron County.

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  17. Rice Lake, WIRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... The band performs seven concerts this summer in June and July. All ages are welcome. All rehearsals are at UW-Barron County at 7 p.m. All performances are in the band shell on Lake Shore Drive in . . .

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  18. Traffic Alert: Highway to be blocked off as crews work on Chetek rail crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Crews plan to shut down a stretch of highway as they work on a railroad crossing in Chetek this week. In a Barron County Sheriff's Office news release, the county's highway department announced that Progressive Rail will do the work starting Monday. ...

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  19. 4-H marks centennial with new fair flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    Barron County 4-H celebrated the 100th Anniversary of Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development with a new flag raised at the Barron County Fairgrounds.

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  20. Breakfast shows importance of AgricultureRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... had the great opportunity to kick-off Wisconsin June Dairy Month by flipping pancakes at the 40th annual Barron County June Dairy Breakfast. The event took place in Rice Lake at the farm of Nancy and Duane Kodesh. The Kodesh dairy operation is a ...

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