Photo by Curt Knoke Mary Lou Kugel adopts the 4-H mantra to “learn by doing” in all of her volunteer efforts in Shawano County.
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Editor’s note: This is the third article in a series of five profiling winners of the Celebration of Giving awards presented annually by Shawano Area Community Foundation Inc. for outstanding volunteerism. The winners will be honored at a gala April 11 at The Gathering. Mary Lou Kugel’s... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Bonduel High School senior shortstop Kailee Pedersen is one of six returning starters for the Bears, who hope to finish in the top four in the Central Wisconsin Conference-8.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Bonduel High School senior third baseman Brittany Wudtke works on fielding a ground ball at practice this week. The Bears return the entire infield but lost catcher Kaylee Rynish and two outfielders to graduation.
Friday, March 24, 2017
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Senior Kaitlyn Bohr spent all summer learning how to be a catcher out of necessity for the Bonduel softball program. After Kaylee Rynish, a four-year starter behind the plate, graduated, the Bears had no one readily available to take over the position. “I’m hoping that she’ll be able to... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Shawano Community High School freshman Haley Williams, left, fights Colleen McFarlane for a 50-50 ball during practice Wednesday. McFarlane, the team’s top defender, will move up the field this year to help the Hawks keep possession and advance the ball.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Shawano Community High School junior Sydney Steinbach chases down the ball during practice on Wednesday. Steinbach is one of three players who each scored two goals last year, the most for any returning athlete.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Four graduated seniors — Megan Klitzke, Morgan Klitzke, Sarah Dickmann and Teagan Monfils — combined for 66 of Shawano’s 75 goals in 2016. Losing that core group means the team’s top defender for the past two seasons, Colleen McFarlane, will move up the field for the Hawks this year. “A lot... + continue reading

Photo by Curt Knoke Laura Magee is recipient of the 2017 Wittenberg Community Service Award, one of five awards honoring volunteerism presented annually by the Shawano Area Community Foundation as part of its Celebration of Giving.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Editor’s note: This is the second article in a series of five profiling winners of the Celebration of Giving awards presented annually by Shawano Area Community Foundation Inc. for outstanding volunteerism. The winners will be honored at a gala April 11 at the Gathering. Community organizer... + continue reading

Photo by Rob Zimmer Eastern redbud is one of the most unusual and colorful of the early spring flowering shrubs.
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Photo by Rob Zimmer Pussy willows are beginning to open throughout our area, both in the wild and our colorful, elegant garden varieties.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Spring comes alive with the beauty of decorative flowering shrubs that adorn our landscapes, yards, woodlands and gardens. The season gets off to an early start when the first spring flowering shrubs begin to put on their show, sometimes as early as February in our area. In a number of different... + continue reading

Photo by Curt Knoke Mary Lou Kugel adopts the 4-H mantra to “learn by doing” in all of her volunteer efforts in Shawano County.

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Bonduel High School senior shortstop Kailee Pedersen is one of six returning starters for the Bears, who hope to finish in the top four in the Central Wisconsin Conference-8.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Bonduel High School senior third baseman Brittany Wudtke works on fielding a ground ball at practice this week. The Bears return the entire infield but lost catcher Kaylee Rynish and two outfielders to graduation.

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Shawano Community High School freshman Haley Williams, left, fights Colleen McFarlane for a 50-50 ball during practice Wednesday. McFarlane, the team’s top defender, will move up the field this year to help the Hawks keep possession and advance the ball.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Shawano Community High School junior Sydney Steinbach chases down the ball during practice on Wednesday. Steinbach is one of three players who each scored two goals last year, the most for any returning athlete.

Photo by Curt Knoke Laura Magee is recipient of the 2017 Wittenberg Community Service Award, one of five awards honoring volunteerism presented annually by the Shawano Area Community Foundation as part of its Celebration of Giving.

Photo by Rob Zimmer Eastern redbud is one of the most unusual and colorful of the early spring flowering shrubs.
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Photo by Rob Zimmer Pussy willows are beginning to open throughout our area, both in the wild and our colorful, elegant garden varieties.

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Photo by Curt Knoke Mary Lou Kugel adopts the 4-H mantra to “learn by doing” in all of her volunteer efforts in Shawano County.
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
Editor’s note: This is the third article in a series of five profiling winners of the Celebration of Giving awards presented annually by Shawano Area Community Foundation Inc. for outstanding volunteerism. The winners will be honored at a gala April 11 at The Gathering. Mary Lou Kugel’s... + continue reading
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
The Shawano Redevelopment Authority on Thursday granted the Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology more time to provide plans to raze or repair two dilapidated downtown buildings. The RDA seemed poised to move to condemnation proceedings for at least one of the vacant properties at 214... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Scott Williams Kris Poehnelt, standing left, project engineer of Nueske’s Applewood Smoked Meats, discusses his company’s plant expansion Wednesday at the Shawano County Economic Progress Inc. annual meeting.
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
The president of Belmark Inc. said Thursday his company’s Shawano plant development is off to a strong start and should begin to take shape by this summer. “It’s moving ahead very nicely,” Belmark President Karl Schmidt told a group at The Gathering banquet hall in Shawano. Schmidt addressed... + continue reading
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
The Tractor Supply Company store at 1313 E. Green Bay St. in Shawano will host a pet adoption day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Families looking to add a pet to their home are encouraged to stop by the store and interact with the dogs and cats that are available for adoption. “Pet adoption... + continue reading
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
Shawano County has contracted with Emergency Communications Network LLC for its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides Shawano County officials an additional resource to quickly deliver emergency notifications by phone, email or text to targeted areas or the entire... + continue reading

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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Bonduel High School senior shortstop Kailee Pedersen is one of six returning starters for the Bears, who hope to finish in the top four in the Central Wisconsin Conference-8.
Friday, 24/03/17 - 0 comment(s)
Senior Kaitlyn Bohr spent all summer learning how to be a catcher out of necessity for the Bonduel softball program. After Kaylee Rynish, a four-year starter behind the plate, graduated, the Bears... + continue reading

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My parents bought our first television in the mid-1950s. It was a black-and-white RCA. Some of the shows we watched on a regular basis were “The Jack Benny Show,” “I Love Lucy,” “I’ve Got A Secret... + continue reading

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Contributed Photo SCHS STUDENTS OF THE MONTH: The Hawk Way Students of the Month at Shawano Community High School are, from left, freshman Alana Krolow, sophomore Alexis Trinko, junior Cole Stuebs and senior Rachel Marquette. Each month, staff are asked to nominate students whom they feel best exemplify the core principles of the Hawk Way (respectful, responsible, and safe). Winners are selected at the Hawk Way Team’s monthly meeting.
Friday, 24/03/17
Gresham Community School Last week was pretty exciting. We started our annual Pennies for Patients fundraiser. All grades participate, and the class that raises the most money gets a pizza party... + continue reading

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