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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

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.

Carolyn Lee Jones – Christmas Time is Here

Dusting off old favorite Christmas albums? Here's something new!

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.

Respect for our Veterans Shown

Sometimes the children show more respect for authority and intelligence than some adults

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.

Library News

Make Tracks to the Western Taylor (Gilman) County Public Library

Gilman Library Hosting Annual Making Tracks Event.

Entertainment

Carpenters’ Story Comes to Life in A Carpenter’s Christmas

A Carpenter's Story Comes to Life at the Tack.

Entertainment

Mystery Writer to Speak at the Tack

Jeff Nania to speak at Tack Center.

News

Women in the Military Exhibition

Women in the military display at The Highground.

Shark-Infested Waters

Protecting our sharks.

Health

Don Wyeth

6:18 Intermittent Fasting

The health benefits of Intermittent Fasting.

Columns

Don Wyeth

The Gold Standard

Historical look at the gold standard.

Columns

Don Wyeth

Human Extinction

CGI Dinosaur warns of human extinction.

Drama Events in O-W

Entertainment happening in the Owen-Withee area.

Health

Children 5-11 Now Eligible for COVID Vaccine

The youngest age group to date is now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. 

Health

Turkey Fire Tips for Your Holiday Meal

Tips for Staying Safe This Thanksgiving.

Obituaries

Eddie L. Smith, Jr.

Eddie L. Smith, Jr. Eddie L. Smith, Jr., age 77, of Loyal, WI, passed away on Nov. 6, 2021

Obituaries

Shawn “Rabbit” Alan Decker

Shawn “Rabbit” Alan Decker, of Dorchester, passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2021.

Obituaries

Truman C. "Cliff" Thorson

Truman C. "Cliff" Thorson, age 91, of Loyal, WI, passed away on Nov. 5, 2021.

Death Swallowed Up: Sermon by Travis Rogers, Jrr.

Travis Rogers, Jr. share his sermon on Revelation.

Rural News

Herbs Are Definitely Multi-Purpose Plants

Explore the many uses for herbs.

Eva Cassidy

Last Tuesday, November 2nd, marked the 25th anniversary of the death of Eva Cassidy.

Religion

Rich in Poverty

Rich in Poverty Mark 12:38-44

Jesus Wept

Jesus Wept Isaiah 25:6-9; Revelation 21:1-6a; John 11:32-44

Conquering Death John 11:32-44

Conquering death from John 11:32-44.

Rural News

Wisconsin Farmers Union Lauds Passage of Infrastructure Deal

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

CVTC Offers Tips on Starting a Business

Learn How to Integrate Ideas, Be Your Own Boss

State-bound OWHS One-Act Performs for Public

O-W Theatre One Act Play advances to the State Competition.

2021 Gun Season Coming Soon

2021 Deer Gun Season less than 2 weeks away.

Shawn, Tom and Gary

Story about doing the right thing by Arian Knops.

News

Baldwin Addresses Supply Chain Disruptions

Supply chain disruptions due to pandemic.

News

Protecting Those Who Protect Us

Annual Crash Responder Safety Week Places Spotlight on A Dangerous Job.

News

Voters Win with Fair Maps

A look at redistricting in the state.

News

Wisconsin Department of Transportation Unveils Dual-Language Sign Program

Signs At Tribal Boundaries to Include Tribes’ Names in Native Language and English

Public Notices

Clark County Marriage Licenses

Marriage Licenses applied for in Clark County, WI.

Celebrating the Modern World of Martin Luther

Iit is 500 years since Luther brought us into the Modern World

Columns

Don Wyeth

Past, Present, and Future

A great number of us choose to focus on our past accomplishments, our past relationships

Pay It Forward

Are we loving our neighbor as ourselves?

Health

Supply Chain Issues Impact on Local Health Care

More in-demand medical supplies are needed as more people are hospitalized

Health

Be Careful with all the dry brush

As Fall approaches many people are inspired to do some Fall clean up

Columns

Don Wyeth

King Tut

The tomb, which had been sealed for over 3200 years, yielded a marvelous collection

Obituaries

Pat M. Anderson

Pat M. Anderson, 68, Thorp, WI passed away October 22, 2021

Obituaries

Shirley A. Kollmansberger

Shirley A. Kollmansberger, age 83, of Greenwood, WI, passed away on October 25, 2021

Obituaries

Pat L. Sazama

Patricia “Pat” L. Sazama, age 81, of Colby, passed away on October 28, 2021

Rural News

Riley Hebert

Federal Judge Rejects Call to Block Fall Wolf Hunt

Six different bands of Ojibwe filed that lawsuit in federal court

Rural News

Riley Hebert

WI Hunters Harvest over 3,800 Black Bears

That is a decrease from the more than 4,300 taken last year

Give Vets A Smile Event Set for Nov. 6

Free Services Include Dental Care, Haircut, Wellness Screenings

CVTC’s Levy Decreases By $1 Million For 2021-2022

District Board Approves 81 Cent Tax Rate

CVTC Hosts Inaugural WTCS OER Symposium

More Than 300 People from U.S. And Beyond Attend Virtual Conference

Entertainment

Arian Knops

The Dance

Unless you’re a Baptist, I’m sure you’ve been to a number of dances.

Open Our Eyes to Kindness

This Sunday I heard three inspirational messages on Mark 10.

Take Heart and Get Up

We should take heart because Jesus hears our calls for mercy. But we need to get up.

What Do We Want Restored?

“Why am I being tested this way?” “What did I do?”

Fall Feasting

You got to love the Autumn season when churches everywhere are having their Fall feasts.

Columns

Don Wyeth

Personal Environment

So many factors in our environment can impact our behavior and general well-being.

Columns

Don Wyeth

Halloween

Roaming the neighborhood with my brother and two sisters...

Not Doing Nothing

I'm going to continue to fight to do the right thing, and NOT do nothing.

The Best Apples for Baking and Cooking

Not all apples are ideal for cooking.

Entertainment

Arian Knops

A Trip to New Orleans

It was Mardi Gras time in 1966 and four of us packed into Wally’s ’55 Chevy...

Owen's Autumnfest Blast

Chili Cook-off, Scarecrow Contests, Pie-Eating and More

Columns

Don Wyeth

Hunger in America

There are several things concerned citizens can do to address f food insecurity.

Going Greenish

I like clean air, clean water, and not seeing trash all over the place.

Columns

Don Wyeth

Freedom of Speech

“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.”

Those Dog Days of Summer

Just recently I have learned about "dog days."

Columns

Don Wyeth

Migration and Global Climate Change

The Foresight Report is one of the earliest assessments linking all the evidence collected

On the Passing of John Shelby Spong

Spong was one of those important speakers of our time for critical reading of the Bible.

To Serve and Not Be Served

In the end, who is it that is at the right hand and left hand of Jesus?

Be Last to Be First

We need people who could care less if they are ever recognized

Do you know what you are asking?

We, too, are baptized into Jesus’ death and resurrection.

Obituaries

Maynard E. Mitchell

Maynard E. Mitchell, age 83, of Owen, passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021

Opinion

Local Veterinarian for Ivermectin

Now, more than ever, you have to be your own health advocate if you want to stay healthy.

Entertainment

Arian Knops

The Claude Rains Quilt Show

Unless you are up there in years, like me, you have no idea who Claude Rains was

Obituaries

Terry L. Riphenburg

Terry L. Riphenburg, age 62, of Thorp, WI, passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2021

Obituaries

Sandra Kay Beaudin

Sandra Kay Beaudin, 64 of Owen, died Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Obituaries

Mary Yvonne Fleming

Mary Yvonne Fleming, age 65, of Withee, passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021

Obituaries

Mary Arvilla Barrett Luchterhand

COVID-19 claimed the life of Mary Arvilla Barrett Luchterhand on October 9, 2021.