There are some cool mysteries at ‘Joker’s Bar and Fun Alley,’ the tavern formerly known as ‘Denny’s Downtown Lanes,’ which not only has new owners, it has an exciting, even exotic future, according to co-owners Todd and Karen Satter, who have big dreams for their new joint.
The Webster School District annual meeting was brief and had very few surprises, except some very good news from school superintendent Jeff Fimreite, who revealed positive economic news for district residents while the annual budget, tax levy and future plans were approved at the meeting, he…
When the Wisconsin Senate resumes its session this month, it could take up a bill containing restrictions on teaching philosophies about race, but labor leaders in education say it falls short in being honest with students.
The release of draft redistricting maps last Thursday, Sept. 30 by the so-called People’s Maps Commission (PMC) appear to leave Burnett County generally unchanged, so far. The PMC is a nine-member nonpartisan redistricting commission selected by a three judge panel, who are charged with draw…
A 38-year-old Webster woman is facing two felony charges for allegedly stealing money from a dead man while she was doing a death investigation in her role as a Burnett County deputy medical examiner late last year, according to criminal charges filed in Burnett County Circuit Court.
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The WIAA playoff season has begun in all the Fall sports, with conference cross-country last week, and continued action this coming weekend in Phillips for the local distance runners.
Local Webster and Grantsburg Cross-Country runners enjoyed a perfect day for the Lakeland Conference meet on Tuesday, Oct. 12 in Clear Lake. It was an especially good day for the Pirate runners, as the Grantsburg boys and the Grantsburg girls both brought home championship trophies. In total…
The Siren Dragons stumbled on Friday, Oct. 8 against conference rival the Clayton Bears in 8-player football. The final score was 41-12, and the Dragons had a hard tiem gaingin any yardage on the ground against the Bears, who held Siren to just 50 yards on 25 carries.
Youth in grades 5 and 6 from Frederic, Grantsburg and the Webster school districts competed in a flag football league this fall. The games were held over a three-week span in all three towns.
Siren libero Anna Berger has been one of the steady players for the Siren Dragons this year, shown here making a nice return on a Pirate serve.
I’m writing to you today to bring awareness to all Burnett County property owners of a key decision that will be made in October regarding campgrounds and RV Parks in Burnett County.
Thank you to the land use committee, Jason Towne and County Board who have spent a significant amount of time to impose the moratorium on campgrounds. Also thanks for reviewing and accepting the amendments that will go back to the full board for approval Txt-21-03. I have lived in Burnett Co…
Burnett County Department of Health and Human Services-Public Health and Burnett Medical Center are assessing Burnett County’s health. Your views and opinions shared through this survey will help us understand the health needs of Burnett County so that we, in partnership with other community…