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YOUTH HUNTERS SUCCESSFUL

It was a special Youth Hunt this past weekend for a Turtle Lake student. Lauren Bygd (right), daughter of Neil and Lori Bygd, was successful with this beautiful 5-1/2-year old 8 point whitetail.  The buck weighed 210-pounds field dressed. In addition,  Lauren’s friend, Clay Miller, of Prairie Farm was successful filling his bear tag with…

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Lakers Outlast Panthers In Five; Roll Over Shell Lake

The Laker gals handed the Prairie Farm Panthers their first conference loss of the season last Tuesday evening in a five-set match in Prairie Farm, avenging an earlier loss to the Panthers the first week of September. After winning game one, the Lakers dropped games two and three before claiming games four and five for…

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Officer Involved Critical Incident Investigation in Rice Lake

The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is investigating an officer involved critical incident in the City of Rice Lake, Wis. that occurred on the evening of Sunday, October 8, 2023.  SEE COMPLETE STORY IN THE TIMES OR READ ONLINE WITH PAID SUBSCRIPTION.

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CELEBRATION OF LIFE

A celebration of life will be held for Eugene and Margitta Graf on Saturday, October 14 from 12 to 4 p.m. at Ritchie Pavilion in Turtle Lake Park. Margitta (Specht) Graf passed away November 23, 2022 in Arizona. She was born in Mannheim, Germany in 1938 to parents Kurt and Lydia Specht. As a girl,…

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PRESCHOOL CLOSING THE DOORS

Preschool Playhouse Corp. would like to say Thank You to all the businesses, parents and children that helped make the last 44 years special. Due to the low enrollment numbers and short staff we will be closing our doors on October 26, 2023. Also, many thanks for all the many donations of toys, paper, paint,…

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Lakers Drop Homecoming Contest To Hilltoppers

After jumping out to a 7-0 lead over the Glenwood City Hilltoppers Friday night the Lakers self-imploded the rest of the way as the Hilltoppers ran away with a 34-7 win in Turtle Lake’s annual Homecoming contest. Following the 10-play scoring drive to open the game the Lakers fumbled their next possession away, committed a…

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SUCCESSFUL DIG PINK EVENT

It was another very successful outpouring of support for the Laker volleyball team’s annual Dig Pink event. This year the Lakers met the Shell Lake Lakers Thursday night, October 5 on the local court. The volleyball program posted their sentiments on a social media page. “The Turtle Lake Volleyball teams can not thank the Turtle…

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69TH CLASS REUNION

The Clayton High School Class of 1954 met at 7 Brothers Bar and Grill, in Clayton, for their 69th Reunion. Class members attending were, left to right: Nancy (Brackee) Cain, Shirley (Willers) Baxton, Verna (Dietrich) Cotch, JoAnn (Prusak) Schramski, Marie (Ketz) Smead, Rose (Wallberg) Bodhaine and Shirley (Ludke) Lewis. They are hoping to see even…

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Attorney Samuel L. Lawton Announces Campaign For Barron County Judge

Local attorney Sam Lawton is excited to announce his campaign for Barron County Judge – Branch 2.  Attorney Lawton serves the Barron County residents from his offices in Rice Lake and Spooner, Wisconsin. Branch 2 in the Barron County Circuit Court sits vacant following the retirement of Hon. J. Michael Bitney.  The election will be…

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