General Announcements

The 5th annual Don Lintereur Memorial Run is Saturday, August 5 at Nokomis Community Park.  The event includes a half marathon and 5k/10k run/walk.  The half marathon begins at 8:00 am, with the 10k and 5k at 9:00 am and a fun run at 10:00 am.  Register at active.com.

The Lincoln County Retired Educators Association has a scholarship that will be given to a Tomahawk High School graduate majoring in education, who has been accepted into the school of education their junior or senior year of college and who attends to teach in Wisconsin.  The deadline to apply is August 15, 2017 and call Lynn at 453-3692 for more information.

The Kronenwetter Fire Department 5k, 10k or one mile firefighter challenge is on September 11 at Towering Pines Park.  To register go to runforthefallenwi.com

Friday, July 21

Minocqua Farmer's Market at the Minocqua Park Complex on Highway 70 West from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm.

Cottage Road in the Town of Bradley is closed today for paving, weather permitting.

The United Methodist Church will hold a brat fry at Nelson's County Market starting at 11:00 am.  There will also be a bake sale on Saturday.

River Valley Bank Tomahawk is holding a fundraising brat fry for the Tomahawk Food Pantry from Noon to 2:00 pm.  They will also accept donations of meat products in exchange for tickets to Tomahawk Speedway.

Trinity Lutheran Church is hosting the Living River Quartet at 6:30 pm at the Gazebo at Normal Park in Merrill. 

Saturday, July 22

The Fishermen's Breakfast is at Sara Park, sponsored by Northland Bible Church.  The doors open at 7:00 am for vendor setup, breakfast is at 8:30 am, Daryl Christensen will speak at 9:30 am and door prizes will be drawn starting at 10:30 am.

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Wisconsin Remembers will make a stop at the American Legion Post 93 in downtown Tomahawk starting at 9:00 am.  Wisconsin Remembers A Face for Every Name is a traveling exhibit that features a photo for each of the 1,161 Wiconsinites officially listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C.

Come learn the formula for fishing success at 10:00 am at the Tomahawk Public Library Community Room.  Bob Paine will present.

The Lakeland Gardeners will host their 14th Annual Garden Walk and Ice Cream Social from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Guests are invited to tour a variety of new private home gardens, as well as visit the Seasons of Life Garden, a public space located on the beautiful grounds of the Seasons of Life Hospice Home. The garden is designed and maintained by the Lakeland Gardeners to remember individuals who have died. The bricks on the garden walkway commemorate the lives of dozens of individuals, both those who were served by hospice, and many others. All proceeds from the Garden Walk will benefit this special Garden, helping to continue the maintenance and expansion of the project. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children aged 16 and under, and are available at Minocqua area garden centers. For more information, call Dr. Kate Hospice at 800.234.3542.

The United Methodist Church is holding a brat fry at Nelson's County Market starting at 11:00 am.  There will also be a bake sale.

Tomahawk Speedway has racing action, with fan gates open at 5:00 pm, hot laps at 6:00 pm and racing action to follow. 

The American Legion Post 93 in downtown Tomahawk will have karaoke from 7:00 pm to close.

The Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay has been cancelled tonight.  The Kwahamot Ski Team is competing in the State Ski Show at Wisconsin Rapids.

Sunday, July 23

Little Lakes Memories and Silver Birch are hosting a Lake Superior White Fish Fish Boil for all Area veterans and veteran supporters. In honor to our veterans this is a free fish boil. They will accept donations with 100% going to the New Northwoods Veterans Service Center in Merrill.  Serving noon thru 2:00 at Silver Birch Supper Club.

Monday, July 24

The July meeting of the Northwoods Knitters and Purlers will be held on at 12:00 pm at the Woodruff Town Hall on Hwy 47 in Woodruff. This will be the semi-annual pot-luck lunch. The meeting is open to all who have an interest in knitting and offers something for everyone from beginner to advanced.

Minocqua Farmer's Market in Torphy Park from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.

The Town of Bradley Plan Commission will meet at 6:30 pm at the Bradley Town Hall.

Tuesday, July 25

The Lincoln County Highway Department advises that Hillside Drive between Airport Road and County Road JJ in the Town of Merrill will be closed from 5:30 am to 5:30 pm for culvert replacement.

Wednesday, July 26

The 2017 Lincoln County Fair begins at the Merrill Festival Grounds.  The main stage grandstand entertainment is the 4H Horse show at 5:00 pm, with free admission.  Also, all ride tickets are $1.50.  Broken Arrow is performing in the entertainment tent and there is also food, various judging and more.

The Tomahawk Historical Museums in Tomahawk are open from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.

Wa Wui BINGO at the Sara Park Activity Center in Tomahawk.  The doors open at 5:30 pm, cards on sale at 6:00 pm, with the first game at 7:00 pm.  The weekly blackout progressive game jackpot will be around $2,500 in 55 numbers or less.

The summer concert series Music on the River continues with Tomahawk's very own Hand Picked Bluegrass, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Tomahawk's Veterans Memorial Park.

Min-Aqua Bats Water Ski Club show at 7:00 PM at the Aqua Bowl in Minocqua.

Thursday, July 27

The AAUW Used Book Sale is from 9:00 to 4:00 pm at Rhinelander High School.  Proceeds go to local women's scholarships.

The 2017 Lincoln County Fair begins at the Merrill Festival Grounds.  The main stage grandstand entertainment is the Rice Bull Riding at 7:00 pm.  Also, from Noon to 5:00 pm ride wristbands are $20.00.  Branded with Geoff Landon will perform in the entertainment tent and there is also food, various judging and more.

The Tomahawk Historical Museums in Tomahawk are open from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.

The Music in the Park Concert Series at Lionite Park in Phillips begins at 6:00 pm with Twisted Whisker.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Friday, July 28

The AAUW Used Book Sale is from 9:00 to 6:30 pm at Rhinelander High School.  Proceeds go to local women's scholarships.

Minocqua Farmer's Market at the Minocqua Park Complex on Highway 70 West from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm.

The 2017 Lincoln County Fair begins at the Merrill Festival Grounds.  The main stage grandstand entertainment is the Rice Bull Riding at 7:00 pm.  Branded with Geoff Landon will perform in the entertainment tent and ride wristbands are $20.00 from Noon to 5:00 pm.  There is also food, various judging and more.

St. Mary's Parish will host the summer festival at the church grounds in Tomahawk, featuring food, music and fun.  The fish/shrimp boil starts at 4:30 pm, plus brats, hotdogs, pie garden and music by Mark Wayne.

Saturday, July 29

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Wurl-Feind-Ingman Post 2687 is hosting a benefit golf scramble at the Inshalla Country Club.  The registration is at 8:00 am with the shotgun start at 9:0 am.  THe cost is $75.00 per person.  For more information call Dave at 224-3444. 

Our Sisters House of Tomahawk is hosting a Garage Sale starting at 8:00 am at the corner of Highway U and Muskellunge Lake Road.  For directions, please call 224-3520.

Wild Instincts is hosting a bake sale at the Hodag Farmers Market at Pioneer Park from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

The AAUW Used Book Sale is from 9:00 to 4:00 pm at Rhinelander High School.  Proceeds go to local women's scholarships.

The Lakeland Coin and Stamp Club will host their show from 9:00 to 2:00 pm at the Woodruff Town Hall.  Admission is free.

The 2017 Lincoln County Fair begins at the Merrill Festival Grounds.  The main stage grandstand entertainment is the LCFA Demo Derby at 6:00 pm.  Also, all ride wristbands are $20.00.  The Playlist is performing in the entertainment tent and there is also food, various judging and more.

The fun of the St. Mary's Parish Summer Festival continues at the church grounds in Tomahawk.  The St. Mary's Live Cooking Show is from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, followed by music and karaoke with TNT Entertainment.  There is also Pokerino, an inflatable obstacle course and activities for kids starting at 6:00 pm.  Enjoy food, refreshments and the family basket winners drawn at 8:30 pm and the cash raffle drawing at 10:00 pm.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Sunday, July 30

The 2017 Lincoln County Fair begins at the Merrill Festival Grounds.  The main stage grandstand entertainment is the All Star Monster Trucks at 6:00 pm.  At 10:30 am there is a polka church service in the entertainment tent and the polka music will continue until 2:00 pm.  Also, all ride wristbands are $20.00.  There is also food, various judging and more.

The Garms Famly, Minnesota's family of Southern Gospel music, will be in concert at Hope Lutheran Church located at N1764 Hwy 45 (just north of Cty Hwy B) in Land O' Lakes, beginning at 6:30 PM. There is no cost; a free-will offering will be received to assist the Garms Family in their ministry. A reception will follow the concert.

Monday, July 31

Vacation Bible School, sponsored by Grace Lutheran Church and United Methodist Church will be from 9:00 to Noon today through Friday, August 1.  To sign up please call 453-4066.

Northland Bible Church will hold Vacation Bible School from 9:30 to Noon through Friday, August 4.  To register, call 453-3926.

The sign-up for the DNR Gun Hunter Education and the Fall Archery Safety Education classes will at the Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk from Noon to 8:00 pm.  The cost of the class is $10.00.

The Tomahawk Hatchet High School Football Program will hold their Parent/Player Potluck Meeting at 6:00 pm in the Tomahawk High School Cafe.  This is for all players in 9th through 12th grade.  Families should bring a dish to pass and plates and utensils, beverages will be provided.  For more information call Coach John Larson.

Tuesday, August 1

The sign-up for the DNR Gun Hunter Education the Fall Archery Safety Education classes will at the Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk from Noon to 8:00 pm.  The cost of the class is $10.00.

Wednesday, August 2

The Tomahawk Historical Museums in Tomahawk are open from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.

The sign-up for the DNR Gun Hunter Education the Fall Archery Safety Education classes will at the Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk from Noon to 8:00 pm.  The cost of the class is $10.00.

Wa Wui BINGO at the Sara Park Activity Center in Tomahawk.  The doors open at 5:30 pm, cards on sale at 6:00 pm, with the first game at 7:00 pm.

The summer concert series Music on the River continues with the Whiskey Belles, playing country and Americana, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Tomahawk's Veterans Memorial Park.

Min-Aqua Bats Water Ski Club show at 7:00 PM at the Aqua Bowl in Minocqua.

Thursday, August 3

AOMCI Northwoods Chapters presents the 2017 Tomahawk National Meet at Sara Park.  There will be open running and various events.  Also, the swap meet and arena is on until 8:00 pm and at 6:00 pm there is a cruise and boat parade.

The Community Blood Center is hosting a MASH Blood Drive from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the National Guard Armory in Merrill, 106 N. Memorial Drive in Merrill. 

The Lincoln County Veteran Services Office will be closed today for mandatory training.

The Tomahawk Historical Museums in Tomahawk are open from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.

The Music in the Park Concert Series at Lionite Park in Phillips begins at 6:00 pm with Arise and One Lane Bridge.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Friday, August 4

AOMCI Northwoods Chapters presents the 2017 Tomahawk National Meet at Sara Park.  There will be open running and various events.  Also, the swap meet and arena is on until 8:00 pm.

The Lincoln County Veteran Services Office will be closed today for mandatory training.

Tomahawk Main Street is sponsoring the summer sidewalk and craft sale.  Also, the Night Market will take place in the city municipal parking lot.

Our Sisters House, Tomahawk's Homeless Shelter, will hold a brat fry at Nelson's County Market from 10:00 to 2:00 pm.

Northland Bible Church is holding their annual carnival to celebrate the end of Bible School at the Sara Park Activity Center.  This is for children up to age 12 and is completely free.  There will be food, games, and prizes.

Saturday, August 5

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Tomahawk Main Street is sponsoring the summer sidewalk and craft sale.

Schmitt-Manecke-Donner Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1638 75th anniversary community celebration from 11:00 to 6:00 pm at the Merrill Expo Center.  

AOMCI Northwoods Chapters presents the 2017 Tomahawk National Meet at Sara Park.  There will be open running and various events.  Also, the swap meet and arena is on until 5:00 pm with the banquet beginning at 6:30 pm. 

Our Sisters House, Tomahawk's Homeless Shelter, will hold a brat fry at Nelson's County Market from 10:00 to 2:00 pm.

Out in the Country at Brigadoon Winery from 10:00 to 4:00 pm.  There will be outdoor arts and crafts, food, beer, wine, soda and music.  Admission is $5.00, under 21 are free.  Out in the Country benefits the Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation.

Author Jerry Apps will discuss hist latest book, Never Curse the Rain at 1:00 pm at the Rhinelander District Library.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Monday, August 7

The Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 2687 BINGO is at 203 Sounty 4th Street in Tomahawk.  BINGO is played on the first and third Monday of each month.  Doors open at 5:00 pm, early BINGO starts at 6:00 pm and regular BINGO at 7:00 pm.

A fun run sponsored by the Tomahawk High School Cross Country Team will depart from Veterans Memorial Park at 6:30 pm.  Distances vary from two to five miles and all ages and abilities are encouraged to participate.

Wednesday, August 9

The Rhinelander United Methodist Women invite the community to their annual salad luncheon from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm.  The church is located at 724 Arbutus Street in Rhinelander.

Thursday, August 10

The Tomahawk Historical Museums in Tomahawk are open from 11:00 to 3:00 pm.

The Music in the Park Concert Series at Lionite Park in Phillips begins at 6:00 pm with the Podmolik Brothers.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Saturday, August 12

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Tomahawk Lions Club is hosting the Thrilla on the Grilla in downtown Tomahawk from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Tickets are $15.00 and available at Nelson's County Market, Great Lakes Foods, Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce and at WJJQ.

Tuesday, August 15

The Tomahawk Area Gardeners will meet at Washington Square Park, with the social at 5:30 pm, then at 6:00 pm the group will tour the Tomahawk Historical Society Log Cabin and School. 

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Wednesday, August 16

Tomahawk Main Street will hold a meet and greet at 7:00 pm at the Pine Tree Supper Club.

Thursday, August 17

Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, corner of Rice Avenue and South 4th Street in downtown Tomahawk.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Saturday, August 19

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Rhinelander Masonic Lodge 242 Sportsman's Flea Market is from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at 23 East Davenport Street.  There will be a variety of items for sale and vendor tables are available for $5.00.  Call Jim at 362-5971.

Surewood Forest is hosting the annual Wishes for Kids Pig Roast.  The fun starts are 2:00 pm with the meal at 4:00 pm at Surewood Forest, W4276 Sandy Lane.  There will be raffles, kids games, door prizes, bounce house, and music with proceeds to benefit Make a Wish of Wisconsin.  Call 453-8844 to get your $10.00 meal tickets.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Sunday, August 20

Come as you are to Kitchenette Park in Merrill for an outdoor worship service at 10:30 am. Hymns and spiritual songs will be featured, along with an uplifting message of Biblical truth from singer/songwriter Wendysue. Admission is free, and a free lunch will be available after the service.

Monday, August 21

The Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 2687 BINGO is at 203 Sounty 4th Street in Tomahawk.  BINGO is played on the first and third Monday of each month.  Doors open at 5:00 pm, early BINGO starts at 6:00 pm and regular BINGO at 7:00 pm.

Wednesday, August 23

Nicolet College will host Tonic Sol FA at 7:30 pm.  All tickets are $20.00.

Saturday, August 25

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market from 8:00 to 2:00 pm at Washington Square Park in Tomahawk.  The market offers fresh produce, plants, honey, canned goods, dog treats and flea market treasurers.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show in Tomahawk at Kwahamot Bay at 8:00 pm, right along the North Fourth Street Bridge.

Sunday, August 26

The Lincoln County Sports Club is sponsoring a free shooting event for Veterans from 10:00 to 3:00 pm.  Free Trap Shooting and 22 caliber shooting for all Lincoln County Veterans and lunch will be provided.  The club is on Schultz Spur Road in Merrill and for more information on this event call Phil at 536-3745.

Thursday, September 21

Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, corner of Rice Avenue and South 4th Street in downtown Tomahawk.

Thursday, October 19

Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, corner of Rice Avenue and South 4th Street in downtown Tomahawk.

Thursday, November 16

Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, corner of Rice Avenue and South 4th Street in downtown Tomahawk.

Thursday, December 21

Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 10:00 am at the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, corner of Rice Avenue and South 4th Street in downtown Tomahawk.




Disclaimer: All information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
Neither WJJQ nor By Request LLC shall be held liable for any typographical errors, misinformation, or misprints.
© 2017 WJJQ
81 East Mohawk Drive
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Phone: (715) 453-4482
Email: wjjq@wjjq.com

Stay Connected!


Listen Live While On The Go!
Stream 92.5FM Live To Your Mobile Device.
Get it on Google Play Download From The App Store
  
Now Playing: WJJQ Radio LiveStream
WJJQ Player Sponsored By: