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Representatives from the land services department gave suggestions to the Large Scale Livestock Study (LSLS) committee about how they could better prepare the county for decisions regarding concentrated animal feeding operations or CAFOs. These include which zoning districts should allow CAF…

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Obituaries

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James “Jim” Orvin Evrard, age 77, of Grantsburg, passed away a…

E. Joseph “Joe” Rounce, 86, of Shell Lake died Friday, Feb. 7,…

Donald J. “Toby” Tobias, 76, of Shell Lake died Thursday, Feb.…

Diane J. Norman (Schau), age 74, of Siren, surround by her fam…

Opinion

“The question arises at this point, why are there so many black sheep in journalism? Why so many ‘fakes?’ Why is the epidemic of ‘yellow journalism’ so prevalent? This phrase is applied to newspapers which delight in sensations, crime, scandal, smut, funny pictures, caricatures and malicious…