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Municipalities in Burnett County are set to receive over $300,000 and the county will receive over $250,000 as Gov. Tony Evers announces his “Routes to Recovery: Local Government Aid Grants” program, a $200 million effort aimed at helping local leaders address some of their most urgent and u…

Burnett County has a timber thief for the first time in years. Following citizen calls in Union of hearing chainsaws in the middle of the night, the Minnesota man allegedly cut down almost 80 trees of Burnett County Forest.

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After losing a month and a half of the season and having lost the first six races on the 2020 racing schedule , the Rice Lake Speedway is pleased to announce that the 2020 racing opener will be Saturday night, May 30th at 6:30 pm. It will be a busy day at the facility as The Speed Pit Kart T…

Obituaries

Joan “Jo” Traun Burke, age 85, of Donalsonville, GA passed awa…

Donald K. Carlson, age 75, a resident of Siren passed away on …

John “Big John” H. Taylor, age 61, a resident of Webster, pass…

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