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Double grand opening held in Owen

Crooked Closet and Kids Club Daycare celebrate double grand opening.

News

Greenwood named a 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools

Greenwood School District is a 2022 Blue Ribbon School.

News

Clark horse shootings still unsolved

Public’s assistance requested for Clark horse shootings.

Tractors for Autism and Disabilities finds their forever home

Ribbon cutting celebration held for Tractors for Autism & Disabilities in Loyal.

Sports

Blackhawks shutout previous unbeaten Bluejays

The Owen-Withee Blackhawks are undefeated, beating Athens.

News

Will Power Legacy continues to give back

Will Maki memorial lives on.

Wells welcome visitors to their Owen farm 

Owen farm open for students and community.

Old School vandals uncovered

Two juveniles responsible for Owen Old School vandalism.

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

Owen Mainstreet Car Show brought 72 participants

Results from the 2022 Owen Main Street Car Show.

Local Cross Country coaches preview the season

Owen-Withee and Thorp Cross Country Coaches preview the season.

High School Football season is here

Local coaches preview the high school football season.

2022 Varsity Volleyball Preview

Cloverbelt Conference volleyball coaches preview the season.

The luck of the draw

Colby graduate serves as Point brewmaster.

News

Clark County Fair Awards Of Excellence 

Many Awards of Excellence were given at the Clark County Fair.

O-W School Board tours new addition

OW School board tours new FEMA grant addition.

Jarocki memorialized at High Ground Honor Stone Ceremony

Tony Jarocki remembered at High Ground on August 6.

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

Another Main Street Car Show will roll into Owen

Pin-Up contest added to this year's Owen Car Show.

Jake Brunette runs for Branch 2 County Judge 

Brunette runs for new Clark County judgeship.

Greenwood historical museum celebrates remodel

Ribbon cutting held for Greenwood Historical Museum remodel.

AIB judges tour Owen gardens and more

America in Bloom judges tour the City of Owen.

Ralph just loves to grow stuff

Owen gardener shares his story.

Clark County tussels over broadband expansion

Broadband bonding resolution fails; opportunity to bring back offer possible.

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

OWACC host annual summer gathering

OWACC summer picnic held July 18.

Vandals strike the Owen Old School

$600 reward offered for information leading to conviction of Owen Old School vandal(s).

Clark County Board to consider bonding for broadband expansion

Clark County Board soon make a decision to increase broadband and cell service .

Owen couple celebrate 72 years of marriage

72nd wedding celebration held for Owen couple.

Entertainment

Anne Gajewsky

Diners’ Club continues after a two year pause 

O-W area diners get together again.

Schools

O-W FFA Members attend Washington Leadership Conference

Sierra Bakke and Gabby Goessl of the Owen-Withee FFA Chapter traveled to Washington, D.C.

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

The sun shone bright for Withee Days 2022

Fair weather for the Withee Days celebration.

Sports

Thorp softball tradition grows

Thorp Cardinal Softball Team ends season at the state tournament.

Local students compete at WIAA State Track Tournament

Local tracksters compete at the WIAA State Track Meet.

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

Woodland Hotel owners tap into the past 

The Woodland Hotel Tap Room revamped and reopened in May.

DNR awards Barteck for 50 plus years teaching Hunters Safety

Noel Barteck received 50 Year Award for teaching Hunter's Safety.

Schools

O-W Badger Girls and Badger Boys are chosen

O-W Badger State Boys and Girls are announced.

Creating a miracle on 54th Street

Every Third Saturday (ETS) a resource for Veterans, held ribbon cutting.

Destress at the She Shed

New reflexology business has ribbon cutting ceremony

Herington says good-bye to Tri-County after 53 years

Herington says good-bye to Tri-County after 53 years

Aspirus Health in Owen welcomes Olejnichak

Aspirus Health in Owen welcomes Olejnichak

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.

OW police report thefts, sexual assaults, mercury exposure

OW police report thefts, sexual assaults, mercury exposure

OW-EL celebrates Read Across America Week

OW-EL celebrates Read Across America Week

Path of the Freedom Riders

Withee pastor travels route of civil rights

Wendler and YSU team grab conference title

Wendler and YSU team grab conference title

O-W Fishing Team competes in first state tourney

O-W Fishing Team competes in first state tourney

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

O-W Lions back on the ice for 20th fishing contest

O-W Lions back on the ice for 20th fishing contest

News

Security Health Plan helps to upgrade O-W-C Fire & EMS defibrillator

Security Health Plan helps to upgrade O-W-C Fire & EMS defibrillator

OWHS hosts Eastern Cloverbelt Solo & Ensemble

OWHS hosts Eastern Cloverbelt Solo & Ensemble

Se habla espanol

O-W student sharpens Spanish skills with Barcelona and Madrid universities

Four advance to O-W spring ballot

Four advance to O-W spring ballot

News

Owen man charged with sexual assault of a child

Owen man charged with sexual assault of a child

Swiggum resigns from Owen CDC position

Tim Swiggum resigns from Owen CDC position

The old mill town

The old mill town

Owen Council reviews federal grants, new water and sewer charts

Owen Council reviews federal grants, new water and sewer charts

OWHS FBLA students move on to state competition

OWHS FBLA students move on to state competition

Evidence room installed at O-W police department

Evidence room installed at O-W police department

Remembering the little red bar

Remembering the Hayloft bar

O-W business owners gather at IGYS

O-W business owners gather at IGYS

O-W EL caravans to Perkinstown Winter Sports Area

O-W EL caravans to Perkinstown Winter Sports Area

Nagel offers to purchase lots in Country Side Estates

Nagel offers to purchase lots in Country Side Estates

Old Dime Store transitions from taking care of taxes to tots

Old Dime Store transitions from taking care of taxes to tots

Sports

Blackhawks earn hard-fought victory against Spencer

Blackhawks earn hard-fought victory against Spencer

News

Jackpot!

Westaby is winner of new Chevy Silverado

Meet three more of the O-W school board candidates

Meet three more of the O-W school board candidates

Meet two of the five Owen-Withee School Board candidates

Meet two of the five Owen-Withee School Board candidates

Sports

Blackhawk boys varsity suffer two losses

Blackhawk boys varsity suffer two losses

Entertainment

Nicole Rogers

A murderous good time on the Yellowstone Trail

Laughter erupted from the old school gymnasium in Owen during Murder4fun

The Ticket Collector

Owen-Withee native scores stubs for all 321 games Favre started

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

Sports

Blackhawks Beat the Hornets at Home

Owen-Withee Varsity downs Alma Center

Sports

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

Sports