The Shawano Leader

11/25/2022 - 1:35pm
A Cecil man facing charges related to a chase on state Highway 29 in a military vehicle has been declared not competent to aid in his own defense. Aaron Renel, 40, has been examined for a second time and the report found he’s not able to assist in...

Wittenberg Enterprise & Birnamwood News

11/21/2022 - 3:35pm
One local organization is taking the necessary steps to help eliminate drugs in Mattoon. The village of Mattoon recently established the Mattoon Area Drug Awareness Task Force and the group sponsored a drug awareness program on Nov. 14. Various...

Oconto County Times Herald

Oconto Falls native Crystal Young reaches into the cooler at Iverson’s Piggly Wiggly in Oconto Falls to find just the right turkey for her meal. According to a Wisconsin Farm Bureau survey, the price of an average Thanksgiving meal in Wisconsin is about $6 cheaper than the national average. Iverson’s Piggly Wiggly Owner Bryce Iverson said competition among Wisconsin stores helps keep costs down.

Luke Reimer | NEW Media
11/21/2022 - 12:59pm
According to a Marketbasket survey from the Wisconsin Farm Bureau, a Thanksgiving meal in Wisconsin will cost an average of $74.54, which is a 4.3% increase from last year. While turkey and all the trimmings will cost more this year than in 2021,...

SPORTS

Lena’s Natalie McNurlen absorbs contact as she goes in for a layup during a matchup against Bowler Nov. 22 in Bowler.

Luke Reimer | NEW Media
11/23/2022 - 6:48pm
The Lena High School girls basketball team opened its season on a positive note, taking down Bowler 60-21 on Nov. 22 in Bowler. Senior Natalie McNurlen led the visiting Wildcats with 15 points, highlighted by a 3-point make. Sophomore Eva Brooks,...

Community

Mark Hebert, left, and Steven Krueger are shown with Shawano County’s 400th barn quilt on their farm at N5701 Lakeview Road, Bonduel. (Jim Leuenberger)
11/25/2022 - 3:00pm
Shawano County’s barn quilt project recently reached another historic milestone with the addition of the 400th. The quilt is on a barn owned by Steven Krueger and Mark Hebert at N5701 Lakeview Road, Bonduel. More than 100 people witnessed the...

OPINION

11/22/2022 - 4:36pm
I am a Vietnamese American educator, and I want you to know that, every day, you are empowered to be fascinated by the prior experiences and knowledge that all of our students, educators and families bring to us. Sharing stories provides space for...