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Thursday, July 18, 2019
Danny Zuiker had three hits, including the go-ahead double in the sixth, as the Rebels came from behind to defeat Clintonville Post 63 6-3 Sunday evening at Olin Park.


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Sheriff's department recommends misconduct charge for forestry director
The Oneida County sheriff's department is recommending that a felony charge of misconduct in public office be filed against Oneida County forest director John Bilogan, sheriff's department records show. (subscriber access)

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
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News
Northwood Golf Club enjoying strong summer season
As the season moves past the midway mark, Rhinelander's city-owned Northwood Golf Club is welcoming a high volume of golfers. (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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RPD officer involved in high-speed pursuit
A Rhinelander police officer was involved in a high-speed pursuit Sunday evening after a shoplifting suspect fled the Rhinelander Wal-Mart store and headed toward Vilas County. (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Baltus charged with felony embezzlement
Kimberly Baltus of Minocqua, the former Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce (MACC) executive director and a former director of Ascension Sacred Heart-St. Mary's Hospital Foundations, has been charged with one count of felony theft of more than $10,000 in a business setting, or embezzlement, a criminal complaint filed July 9 shows. (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Future Rhinelander Academy deadline nears
Want to learn more about local government and how you can participate in it? (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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It's OK, you're on vacation: Oneida County Tourism Council revitalizes brand
The Oneida County Tourism Council (OCTC) unveiled the new Oneida County website and brand Thursday morning, revitalizing the brand to promote everything the Northwoods has to offer. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Tiffany criticizes state budget spending levels
When Gov. Tony Evers signed the state budget last week, legislative Republicans largely claimed victory, saying they had managed to eliminate what they saw as Evers's worst excesses. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Rhinelander man convicted of using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime
A 31-year-old Rhinelander man has been convicted of using a computer to set up a meeting with a person he believed to be 14 years old for the purpose of engaging in sexual acts. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Community
2019 Rhinelander Fourth of July Parade winners announced
The Hodag City celebrated Independence Day last Thursday with a parade loaded with interesting floats and marchers. (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Fishing with the grandkids
CT's Deli recently offered a grandparent and grandchildren fishing opportunity to their customers, using the services of the local (subscriber access)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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MASH blood drive to be held at National Guard Armory July 18
The Community Blood Center (CBC), a local non-profit organization supplying life-saving blood and platelets to hospitals in Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, will host its annual MASH Blood Drive and Grill Out next week at the Rhinelander National Guard Armory (1136 Military Road). (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Tick-borne illness center to open in Woodruff
Construction of an innovative medical center focused on tick-borne illnesses is underway in Woodruff. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Fight the bite: Know the signs and symptoms of Lyme disease
Ticks are typically most active in Wisconsin from May to September, but it is still important to use caution year-round. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Here for the party: Lady Antebellum to headline 2019 Hodag Country Festival
It's time to put on your boots and cowboy hat. (subscriber access)

Thursday, July 11, 2019
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Mark Wayne to bring steel guitar to the Three Lakes Concerts in the Park series
Mark Wayne will return to the Three Lakes Concerts in the Park on Tuesday evening, July 16, at 7 p.m. (subscriber access)

Thursday, July 11, 2019
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Opinions
Letter writer laments state's 'digital divide'
To the Editor:

Wireless 5G, so what? During recent legislation in Madison pertaining to Wireless 5G and all the details of 5G, I say "so what?" (subscriber access)


Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Our View
In signing the new state budget, Gov. Tony Evers vetoed out grants totaling $250,000 over the next biennium for the Lakeland STAR School/Academy. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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One Immigrant's Story
To the Editor:

Last month, members of First Congregational United Church of Christ met one of "those people" who President Trump wants us to despise.
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Thursday, July 11, 2019
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Reader shares thoughts on parking lot issue
To the Editor:

I was just reading about the Rhinelander Common Council meeting's discussion about turning the Lindey/Kabel lot on the west side of Stevens Street into city parking. (subscriber access)
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Tuesday, July 9, 2019
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Our view
It's always nice to have a conservative state Supreme Court - that's elected, by the way - to serve as a check on other, more liberal elected officials, notably our governor, and, far too often, the GOP-dominated Legislature. (subscriber access)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019
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Lions thank community for supporting White Cane Program
To the editor:

Once again the Rhinelander community has shown its generosity in supporting the Rhinelander Lions White Cane Program. (subscriber access)


Tuesday, July 2, 2019
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OUR VIEW
Oneida County is without peers when it comes to zoning overregulation, and it most certainly is without peers when it comes to regulating piers - it is one of the only Wisconsin counties to do so, if not the only one. (subscriber access)

Saturday, June 29, 2019
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Sports
RHS football team wraps up 7-on-7
The Rhinelander High School football team wrapped up the 7-on-7 portion of its offseason schedule Thursday night, and is now in the midst of its final organized team activities prior to the start of the 2019 season.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Paulson: Mike Webster turf project on schedule
Rhinelander High School activities director Brian Paulson says the conversion of Mike Webster Stadium from natural grass to artificial turf is going well and the field is on track to be ready for the RHS football team's home opener - and maybe sooner than that.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Photo: RSC 17Us win Eau Claire tourney
The Rhinelander Soccer Club's 17U soccer team recently won a tournament in Eau Claire.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Big sixth dooms Rebels at Tomahawk
Tomahawk scored five runs with two outs in the inning, the difference in a 10-5 game at Kahle Field.

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Rhinelander 10Us can't keep up with Wausau American
The Rhinelander Little League 10U all-star team was unable to keep up with Wausau American Wednesday night in the first place game in Pool A of the Wisconsin Little League District 5 tournament.

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Photos: Summer hoops
The Rhinelander High School girls' basketball team took on Wisconsin Valley Conference schools Wausau East and Marshfield Tuesday, July 9 as part of the D.C. Everest Summer League.

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Snowhawks beat Dazzle's Demons on walkoff HR
Brent delivered a three-run home run to left field that capped off a five-run inning for the Snowhawks and a wild 12-10 come-from-behind victory over Dazzle's Demons Monday at Snowshoe Park.



Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Outdoors
Natural Reaction
Look in any tackle shop or sporting goods department and you'll find aisles of the latest and greatest fishing lures. (subscriber aces)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Walleye wisdom
Vilas County fishing guides Erv Keller and Mike Errington were in Boulder Junction on Sunday night talking about one of the Northwoods' most beloved summer attractions: walleye fishing. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Siblings haul in muskie during holiday visit to Two Sisters Lake
Two Sisters Lake, Oneida County, Newbold Township Friday, July 5, 2019 (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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The Lake Where You Live
Suppose you own a beautiful house in an area where, you've recently learned, there is a substantial risk of burglary or vandalism. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 13, 2019
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Natural Reaction
There are a lot of fishing tournaments throughout the summer in the Northwoods and at most, in addition to some skilled anglers, you're going see some big boats with some big motors used to get to prime fishing spots real quick. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 6, 2019
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2019 turkey harvest very similar to 2018
The Department of Natural Resources has released the preliminary harvest totals from the 2019 turkey season and they revealed a year quite similar to last. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 6, 2019
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Minocqua helps make wish come true
Thomas Wichmann was determined to catch a northern pike this summer. (subscriber access)

Saturday, July 6, 2019
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Education
Nativity Catholic announces fourth quarter honor roll
The following students were named to the Nativity Catholic School fourth quarter honor roll. An * indicates a GPA of 4.0 or higher. (subscriber access)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019
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Nicolet College announces dean's list for spring semester 2019
Numerous students from Rhinelander and the surrounding area earned a place on the Nicolet College dean's list for the spring semester of 2019.

Saturday, June 22, 2019
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Crescent Elementary School students learn about citizenship
During the month of May, Crescent Elementary School focused on the character trait of "Citizenship", school officials said in a press release. (subscriber access)

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
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District announces Rhinelander elementary school tour schedule
With the new grade configuration at Rhinelander elementary schools for the 2019-2020 school year, the School District of Rhinelander is offering opportunities for families to visit and tour their new school, district officials said in a press release. (subscriber access)

Saturday, June 8, 2019
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RHS France 2020 group to raffle off Elton John concert tickets
Sir Elton John was scheduled to perform in Milwaukee on Feb. 19, and two local residents had planned to attend.

Saturday, June 1, 2019
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Students learn about solar system through planetarium visit
Northwoods Community Elementary School students enjoyed a lesson on the solar system at the planetarium located in the Wausau West High School May 21.

Saturday, June 1, 2019
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Top welders
Rhinelander High School students Jed Dart and Nick Cates recently competed in a welding competition at Nicolet Area Technical College.

Saturday, June 1, 2019
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