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ShowCase Players present The Mousetrap

ShowCase Players present The Mousetrap this weekend.

News

Hamm of Owen charged with child neglect and drug offenses

Owen woman charged with child abuse and drug possession.

Owen Business Park plans discussed at council meeting

Owen Business Park plan discussed on March 8.

O-W Lions Fishing Tournament drew record crowd

March 6 the O-W Lions Club Ice Fishing Contest came back big after missing a year.

Martin’s opens a fresh new grocery in Owen

Many locals flocked into Marten’s Fresh Market on March 10.

Sports

Blackhawk boys varsity suffer two losses

Blackhawk boys varsity suffer two losses

Rural News

Wisconsin Farmers Union State Convention to be held virtually

Details of the virtual WI Farmers Union Convention.

News

AARP foundation Tax-Aide program returns

Free help for tax preparation.

Jobs on an international platform

Speaking on international jobs.

Sports

JV Blackhawk boys take down Gilman and Greenwood

OW JV boys basketball team wins two.

O-W/Thorp wrestlers compete at Cadott and Thorp

Results from Cadott and Thorp wrestling matches.

Sports

Blackhawks win pair of Cloverbelt matchups

O-W Varsity Boys' basketball win two conference games.

Columns

Don Wyeth

One step forward two steps back

Re-classifying pyschedelic drugs.

Baptism of our Lord

Reflecting on the baptism of our Lord.

Snow Fort Ethics

A snowy day at the school yard playground brings joy.

It only takes five minutes

Explaining Biofeedback.

Sports

DNR offers snowmobile safety reminders

Snowmobile safety reminders.

O-W FBLA collects money for March of Dimes

O-W FBLA hold Mad Minute for March of Dimes.

Five candidates run for O-W School Board

Primary will be held for OW School Board candidates.

O-W Police Committee discuss equipment updates

O-W Police Committee monthly meeting of Jan. 4.

Rural News

National Children's Center shines a light on farm safety

National Children's Center for Rural & Ag. Health & Safety at FFA Convention.

Features

Sports

Spencer graduate helps claim national title

Hunter Luepke helped NDSU football team to national championship.

News

MMC purchases The Sentinel & Rural News

Nicole and Travis will both continue to contribute articles to the publication.

Opinion

Our Final Christmas Open House

I hope we can all view 2021 from the sunny side

News

Schmeiser of Curtiss Charged with Hit and Run

Schmeiser is being cooperative with law enforcement and will be in court today

Letting Go of the Reins

I wish the new Sentinel and Rural News owners the absolute best of luck.

A Last Word from this Editor

A farewell from the departing editor

Columns

Don Wyeth

The Nativity Story and Astrology

There is a definite connection between this story and the ancient practice of astrology.

Editorials and Responsibility

I'd like to start by reminding everyone that... this is my opinion and my thoughts

A Christmas Devotion

Readings and Recitations for Christmas

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Gilman Kicks Off Christmas Season

Party in the Park Draws a Crowd

Entertainment

Frank Varney

Frank in France #38

December 14, 2021

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

The Sad Story of Badfinger

Such a talented band...and so mismanaged.

Columns

Don Wyeth

The End of the World

And I Feel Fine

Columns

Don Wyeth

Walt Disney

Yes, I was a Mouseketeer back in 1955

Columns

Don Wyeth

Hydrogen Fuel

our main source of hydrogen has come from petroleum...

Rural News

Darleen Jarocki

Some Christmas Treats

Recipes for the Holidays

A Couple of Thoughts

The election and Climate Summit

Tobit's Dog

from the Apocryphal book of Tobit

Rejoice

Sermon for Sunday, December 12, 2021

Third Sunday of Advent

Sermon for Sunday, December 12, 2021

Entertainment

Arian Knops

A Heart Surgery Primer

“Praying for the best results and the Lord to guide the hands of the surgeon.”

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

David Janeway's Distant Voices

Pianist David Janeway has just released his third trio recording, Distant Voices.

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Randal Clark – Imaginary World

Alto/tenor/soprano saxman Randal Clark has released his debut albu

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Elena Maque's Feel Again

Elena Maque has just released her debut album

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Alexander McCabe's Body & Soul

Alexander McCabe is a brilliant saxophonist, pianist, and composer.

Features

A Desperate Cry for Warmth and Shelter

A plea for tents, gloves, and more.

Second Sunday in Advent

Sermon for Sunday, December 5

Prepare the Way of the Lord

Sermon for Sunday, December 5

Health

Christmas Tree Safety

Around the Thanksgiving holiday we begin to think about or start “sprucing” up

Entertainment

Frank Varney

Frank in France #37

December 7, 2021

Columns

Don Wyeth

Lunar Eclipses

Happy sky watching!

I Read the News Today. Oh, Boy...

"God loves wondrous variety."

Columns

Don Wyeth

Climate Change, an Overview

Understanding the issues can be rather daunting.

Opinion

A Tribute to Art Feldman

The passing of Art Feldman was a substantial loss for Owen-Withee

Sports

Blackhawks Varsity Boys Drop Two

Lose to Neillsville and Colby

Sports

Blackhawk Girls Knock Down Colby

O-W Overcomes 21-Point Deficit

Entertainment

Arian Knops

Three Bags of Potatoes

When I was in high-school I was a bit on the wild side

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Murder 4 Fun Coming to Owen

No, you are not allowed to choose who gets murdered...

On Thanksgiving and Art Feldman

Sadness amid the blessing.

Thanksgiving at Our House

Our house…is a very, very, very fine house… So says Crosby, Stills, & Nash.

First Sunday of Advent 2021

Sermon for November 28, 2021

A Different Story

Sermon for November 28, 2021

Columns

Don Wyeth

Are EV Vehicles ‘Green’?

On the surface, this question appears to be patently obvious.

Pandemics and Us

How many of our readers had the opportunity to share with their loved of the 1918 epidemic

Those Pesky Facts

"Facts are stubborn things..."

Entertainment

Frank Varney

Frank in France #36

November 30, 2021

Obituaries

Arthur “Art” A. Feldman

Arthur “Art” A. Feldman, age 85, of Owen, passed away on Friday, November 26

Christ the King Sunday

During Thanksgiving, be thankful for the Grace of a loving and kind and merciful sovereign

News

Forward Donates $55,000 to Local Charities During Guide Giving Campaign

Non-profits are the cornerstones of our communities

News

Forward Bank Named Among the Best

Forward Bank named on the Best Banks to Work For list for the 5th year.

Columns

Don Wyeth

JFK

JFK May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963

Columns

Don Wyeth

Love and Fear, part 2

If you are in love, stay the course. If you're not, fall in love.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Thank you all for taking the time to read what I write here.

Entertainment

Frank Varney

Frank in France #35

Happy Thanksgiving!

Sports

Forward Bank’s $5,000 Halftime Contests Return for Winter Season

Forward Bank will be sponsoring a $5,000 Half Court Shot

Sports

Rep. Rozar Congratulates Colby Hornets on State Football Title

the Colby Hornets defeated St. Mary’s Springs 22 - 7 to win the State Football Trophy

Entertainment

Arian Knops

Things

“Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence.”

Entertainment

Michael Tidemann

Sweeper: A Sports Romance Novel

Sports romance has well-rounded characters

Entertainment

Anne Gajewsky

The Wounded Tiger & The Foundling

Stories of Pearl Harbor and of London Orphans

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

June Bisantz – 7 Shades of Snow

A celebration of the Winter season.

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Alexis Cole – Sky Blossom: Songs from My Tour of Duty

Alexis Cole may be the most talented singer to ever hold a top secret military clearance.

Entertainment

Travis Rogers, Jr.

Farewell, Graeme Edge

One of my favorite bands growing up was The Moody Blues...

Columns

Don Wyeth

Love and Fear, part 1

Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable

The Little Apocalypse of Mark 13

Sermon of Sunday, November 14, 2021

How Can We Work Best?

I've learned that those "millions of possibilities in between" are what help each of us

Entertainment

Arian Knops

Winter Weather Folklore

Squirrels gathering nuts in a flurry, will cause snow to gather in a hurry.

Columns

Don Wyeth

Ozone and Climate Change

Greenhouse gases are instrumental in retaining heat at the surface of the Earth.

Entertainment

Frank Varney

France in France #34

November 16, 2021

News

Update on Possible Hit and Run Fatality in Taylor County

Update on hit and run fatality in Taylor County.

Owen-Withee’s New Police Chief

Meet the new Owen-Withee Police Chief Patrick Fehlman.