The Shawano Leader

Shawano County Corporation Counsel Larenda Maulson, hands out copies of the signed offers from Newcap and Cloverleaf Lakes for the Lakeland Center to, from left, Supervisors Sandy Steinke, Deb Noffke and Rick Giese during the county board meeting Sept. 22. (Lee Pulaski | NEW Media)
09/24/2021 - 1:47pm
Approving the sale of an unused piece of property took an ugly turn Sept. 22 at the Shawano County Board of Supervisors meeting. The board approved, by a 21-3 vote, to sell the former Lakeland Center for a minimum of $200,000. Before that, the board...

Wittenberg Enterprise & Birnamwood News

09/21/2021 - 1:17pm
The campaign to raise money for a sports complex in Wittenberg is starting to pick up steam. Wittenberg-Birnamwood Superintendent Garrett Rogowski informed the Wittenberg Area Development Committee about the progress of the complex at the committee’...

Oconto County Times Herald

09/22/2021 - 1:10pm
Oconto Falls School District officials are keeping a wary eye on a growing number of COVID-19 cases among students in the early days of the 2021-22 school year. During the school board meeting Sept. 20, Superintendent Dean Hess said that, on Aug. 31...


Shawano’s Jacob Landon, left, runs with the ball after making a first-down catch in the team’s homecoming game against Xavier on Sept. 25 in Shawano.

Morgan Rode | NEW Media
09/25/2021 - 6:00pm
The Shawano Community High School football team looked to be in a great position to pick up a massive Bay Conference win over Xavier on Sept. 25 in Shawano, but the visitors scored 20 unanswered fourth-quarter points to claim a 27-20 victory....


A canoe ride down the Oconto River revealed this immature green heron.

Cathy Carnes
09/17/2021 - 1:51pm
Having put our canoe in the Oconto River just downstream of the Stiles dam at the east end of the Machickanee Flowage, we drifted downstream, an eye out for birds and a line cast now and then in search of bass. We soon spotted the “kings” of the...


09/24/2021 - 1:51pm
Gabby Petito, a 22-year-old Florida woman who disappeared while traveling across the country with her boyfriend, has dominated the airwaves and internet in recent days as the entire nation has tried to figure out whodunit. Her story has captivated...