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The Irish, bluegrass and gospel jam band Paddygrass included an Irish step dancer to entertain the Northwoods Irish Fest crowd in 2017, in front of Ye Olde Shillelagh in Manitowish Waters.
What has become a special tradition in Manitowish Waters will continue on July 19, 20 and 21 as Irish Fest returns to the Ye Olde Shillelagh. In its third year, the event will prove to be bigger than ever, and Craig VanArk couldn't be more excited. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Come see "The Dastardly Doctor Devereaux" by the Wabeno Area Players with shows starting at 7 p.m. for all evening performances July 19-22 and 1 p.m. for the matinee performance on Sunday, July 22 at the Nancy Volk Auditorium in Wabeno High School, 4325 Branch St., Wabeno. (subscriber access) Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Members of the Lakeland Union High School Class of 1978 and teachers from the 1970s are invited to come to the 40th class reunion, to be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 28 at the Hazelhurst Town Hall with dinner served at 6 p.m.
Cost is $15 per person. RSVP by July 20 to Kim Schmutzler at email@example.com. (Subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Lakeland Pantry's largest yearly fundraiser, the Bear Cupboard Run, will be held on Saturday morning, July 21 with race activities centered around Minocqua's Torpy Park. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Cindy McCardle has fun catching a small fish with her husband Ronnie on Wednesday, July 11, from her childhood fishing spot at the boat landing on the Minocqua Thoroughfare in Woodruff. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
The War to End All Wars, World War I, will be the focus of attention, as the Land O' Lakes Historical Society joins the State of Wisconsin, the country and the world in celebrating the centennial of the end of World War I with a free film and lecture presentation at the Land O' Lakes Library on Friday, July 13, at 1 p.m. by Dr. Richard L. Pifer. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Boulder Junction area businesses will be holding a bargain extravaganza on Tuesday, July 17. Come spend a day shopping along the sidewalks and in the shops of beautiful Boulder Junction. Store hours will vary depending on the business. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Father and son musical duo Paul Todd and Paul Todd Jr., sing an original patriotic song during their Lakeland Performing Arts Association performance on Tuesday, July 10, at Lakeland Union High School in Minocqua. The pair donated proceeds from their performance to benefit the Lakeland Performing Arts Association. (Subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Lisa Driver performs her senior solo to the song "River" during the 31st annual Lynda Kronzer Dance Studio Recital "Lets Dance to Our Favorites" on Friday, June 1, at Lakeland Union High School in Minocqua. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Firefighter Jason Mauer adds seasoning to dozens of the hundreds of half chickens the department served during the 28th annual Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser on Saturday, July 7, at the Boulder Junction Volunteer Fire Department Fire Station. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church will honor St. Kateri Tekakwitha with a Mass at 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 15 at the church on State Highway 47 in Lac du Flambeau. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Members of the Lincoln Boys Band, from left, Dale Lincoln, bass guitar; Bob Lincoln, guitar; Don Lincoln, drums; Dan Lincoln, banjo; John Pisa, fiddle; and Paul Nielsen, guitar, perform a Jimmy Buffett tune during the 5th annual Hawks Hoedown on Saturday, June 30 at Torpy Park in Minocqua. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
On July 13-15, The Highground Veterans Memorial Park near Neillsville will host a "Veterans Weekend" to offer veterans a chance to have fun, have some great food and enjoy activities such as archery, fishing and much more while in the company of fellow veterans. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
George Grundy drives fellow American Legion Post 89 veterans Ozzie Anderson, front seat, and Jim Oster, rear, in a vintage army jeep during the "Celebrating Wisconsin" parade on July 4, in Minocqua. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
Despite the rain, hundreds of people, young and old, lined County Highway W to watch the annual parade as they celebrated Independence Day in Manitowish Waters. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
The Northwoods Chapter of Our Wisconsin Revolution will host a forum with the two candidates in the Democratic primary for 7th Congressional District.
Margaret Engebretson of Balsam Lake and Brian Ewert of Marshfield are vying for the opportunity to unseat incumbent Rep. Sean Duffy in November. The primary is Aug. 14. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018
The Community Presbyterian Church, Lac du Flambeau, honored Mary Nienaber on Sunday, June 24. Nienaber served as choir director for more than 30 years at the local church. (subscriber access) Friday, July 13, 2018