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09 Apr News

April Tomahawk School Board Meeting

The Tomahawk School board began last night’s meeting by recognizing the newly elected board members, Cathy Meyer and Curtis Powell. While the two won’t officially begin their duty until next month, both were in attendance. Consent Agenda Items, all extra curricular coach approvals, were approved with no discussion. This includes: Carey Heikkinen-Musical Director/Accompanist; Mike Madaj-Children’s Technical ...

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09 Apr News

Tomahawk School Board Approves Distinguished Alumni

The Tomahawk School District Board has approved the second graduate honored by the school for their outstanding work. At last night’s meeting, the board approved Dr. Steve Rehse (Ray-See) as this year’s Distinguished Alumni Recipient. In the 20 plus years since he left Tomahawk he has gone on to earn his doctorate in medical physics ...

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09 Apr News

P.O.W. Recogntion Day

The local Wurl-Feind Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2687 and its Auxiliary are taking the time today to observe National Former P.O.W Recognition Day. Back in 1983, Former President Ronald Reagan designated April 9th as the day dedicated to the remembrance. While hundreds of thousands of men and women were held as prisoners of war ...

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08 Apr News

Jury Selected, Opening Statements Made in Bucki Trial

With jury selection out of the way, a homicide trial has now begun in Lincoln County. Fifty year old Mark Bucki of Merrill is accused of killing his estranged wife Anita last spring. She was reported missing and her body was found several weeks later in Taylor County. Mark Bucki is now facing multiple charges ...

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08 Apr News

Pre-Trial Conference in Fatal Fall Ride Accident

A woman involved in a fatal accident during the Fall Ride will appear in court today. Lynette Haman of Elkhorn is facing charges including homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle in Oneida County. Her pre-trial conference is set for today. During last year’s Fall Ride, investigators say Haman was traveling north on Highway L ...

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08 Apr News

Communities Still Dealing with Water Issues

In a winter dealing with water issues related to the cold, Eagle River had their turn over the weekend. Highway 70 in Eagle River was closed throughout much of the day Saturday. This was due to a water main break, believed to be weather related. The incident happened between 4th Street and 7th Street. Crews were ...

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08 Apr News

Railroads Participating in “See Tracks? Think Train!” Campaign

Area railroad operations are joining national safety advocate Operation Lifesaver in a new campaign aimed at raising awareness around railroad tracks. The campaign has a simple, but effective message, “See Tracks? Think Train!” Based on historical federal data, OLI estimates that a person or vehicle is struck by a train roughly once every three hours. ...

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08 Apr News

Tomahawk Police Report

Officers were called to a Tomahawk establishment for a Fitchberg man that initially would not leave the bathroom then eventually would not leave the patio area at approximately3am. Once the officer arrived at the scene the man left without incidence. A traffic stop for an equipment violation resulted in a citation for operating without insurance. ...

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08 Apr News

Live Sustainable, Lincoln County Offers Gardening Speakers

With the weather improving, people will soon be heading to their gardens, and Live Sustainable, Lincoln County will offer a series of speakers this evening speaking about different types of gardening. This includes a straw bale garden, where you raise your crop directly on a bale of hay or straw; raised bed gardening; lasagna gardens, ...

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07 Apr News

WJJQ Home, Sport & Travel Show, w/ Health Expo – This Weekend

WJJQ HOME, SPORT, & TRAVEL Show with HEALTH EXPO Saturday, April 12th from 9:00-4:00 Sunday, April 13th from 10:00-3:00 TOMAHAWK SCHOOL COMPLEX  1048 East King Road Free Admission! PARTICIPATING SPONSORS 2014 AA Seamless Allied Health Chiropractic Center (Bobbi & Grace) Apple Valley Nursery & Orchards Area Glass Bathroom Crafters Bell Tower Residence Carpentry By Ivan ...

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