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09 Jul News

Music on the River Takes Nostalgic Trip to 50′s

This week Music on the River has their “way back machine” set to the 1950′s. That’s because the Tomahawk community will welcome the Del Rays to Veteran’s Memorial Park. This season’s fourth act, the Oshkosh based Del Rays perform classics from the 50′s and 60′s such as Elvis, Buddy Holly, Bill Haley and Jerry Lee ...

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09 Jul News

Tomahawk School District Examining Alternative Compensation Model

The Tomahawk School District is examining an alternative compensation model proposal for teachers. The idea was laid out to the Tomahawk School Board last night by several teacher representatives from the “team of 9.” The group has been holding ongoing meetings to come up with the model. Elementary teacher Nate Mickelson laid out the process ...

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09 Jul News

July Tomahawk School Board Recap

The Tomahawk School Board held their regular July meeting last night and began by approving their consent agenda items. This includes a 4th grade position for Danielle Adams who served as a long term sub with the district last year. Above pay contracts were approved for Amanda Duncan-Health AODA coordinator, Brian Perrodin-reading specialist, Sara Knorr-student ...

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08 Jul News

Northwoods School Districts’ General Aid Estimates Decline

For the second consecutive year, Northwoods schools will see large cuts in general aid from the state. Each July the Department of Public Instruction releases its general aid estimates. While there was an overall increase of 2.1 percent from last year, it was not distributed uniformly. In fact many northwoods schools saw as much as ...

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08 Jul News

Rhinelander High School Groups Benefit from Hodag Country Fest Fundraisers

While early-birds have already arrived in Rhinelander for the Hodag Country Music Festival, the area will be filled with country music fans this weekend. There’s no question that the annual event benefits businesses not only in Rhinelander but in surrounding areas. It also provides an excellent opportunity for group fundraisers. One specific group benefiting is ...

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08 Jul News

Arby’s Coming to Pine Ridge Mobil in Merrill

There’s plenty of roadwork going on at Highway 64 in Merrill. One area business getting an upgrade as well. Pineridge Mobil has announced that as part of a complete rebuild, they will be adding an Arby’s restaurant to the facility on the corner of Highway 64 and Pine Ridge Lane. Owner Gary Schwartz says they ...

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08 Jul News

Victim Identified in Fatal Langlade County Crash

Officials have now identified the Langlade County man who died in an ATV crash over the weekend. The Forest County Sheriff’s Office says the victim was 41 year old Brandon Rindahl of Elcho. Officials say he was traveling on a road in the town of Nashville Friday night when the accident happened. He left the ...

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08 Jul News

Tomahawk Police Report-July 8

A traffic stop on July 4th lead to 21 year old male being arrested for a 2nd offense operating while intoxicated. A breath test showed the individual with a alcohol level more than double the legal limit. Officers responded to an intoxicated male passed out downtown. The individual refused medical transport. He was turned over ...

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07 Jul News

Nine Treated on Scene Following Two Vehicle Crash Sunday

Nine people were treated for injuries after a traffic crash north of Tomahawk yesterday afternoon. Emergency responders were called to the two vehicle accident on Highway 8 at the intersection of Highway 51. The crash happened at just before 12:30. The preliminary investigation showed the car was turning off of Highway 8 to the Highway ...

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07 Jul News

Stolen Car Recovered in Lincoln County; Indiana Couple Arrested

Two individuals from Indiana were arrested after the car they allegedly stole broke down in Northern Wisconsin. A patrolling sheriff’s deputy came across the unoccupied, broken down vehicle on State Rd. 64 and Highway 51 last week. A check on the license plates showed the vehicle reported as stolen from Lafayette, Indiana. At the same ...

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