The Shawano Leader

Jeff White said Brothers Market, N5860 Foesch Road, Shawano, is positioned to be more than a convenience store although it does offer the items that vacationers and cottagers frequently forget like bug spray and batteries. He said the store focuses on locally sourced items, especially meat and cheese. The store is open year-round.

(David Wilhelms)
12/09/2019 - 10:56am
SHAWANO — While Jeff White has been satisfied on how business grew at Brothers Market, N5860 Foesch Road in the town of Wescott, over the summer after its July opening, he acknowledged that it has been “a little slow between the end of grilling...

Wittenberg Enterprise & Birnamwood News

Zach Popp designed and produced enough Hempcrete-style blocks in his garage just east of Wittenberg to build his own greenhouse in January.
12/03/2019 - 12:03pm
WITTENBERG — Ten years ago, Zach Popp’s newborn daughter developed respiratory problems. Eventually, they were linked to black mold caused by an ice dam in her bedroom window. This got him thinking about the need for a better construction product,...

Oconto County Times Herald

100-year-old identical twins Mark, left, and Merne Gilles live about 1,000 miles apart but got together at the Bavarian Inn in Lena sometime in their early nineties, a moment preserved in this family photo. (Contributed)
12/09/2019 - 8:23am
On Thursday, Dec. 11,1919, Francis and Ann Gilles welcomed twin boys into the world. This week the boys turn 100. Identical twins Merne and Mark Gilles were raised on a dairy and crop farm outside Lena and spent their youth milking cows, working in...