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Marjorie “Marge” Dawn Heidemann

Marjorie “Marge” Dawn Heidemann

May 16, 20242 min read

Marjorie “Marge” Dawn Heidemann, age 97, of Merrill, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at…

Stephen ”Steve” Wayne-Patrick Bathke

Stephen ”Steve” Wayne-Patrick Bathke

May 16, 20243 min read

Stephen ”Steve” Wayne-Patrick Bathke, age 36, of Gleason, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 13,…

Merrill Food Truck-a-Palooza is this Saturday

Merrill Food Truck-a-Palooza is this Saturday

May 16, 20244 min read

BY TINA L. SCOTTEDITOR The City of Merrill is set to host its first-ever Food…

Northern Lights

Northern Lights

May 16, 20241 min read

One local photographer’s images of last weekend’s Northern Lights display in the night sky captured…

May 18-26 is Buddy Poppy Campaign Week in Merrill

May 18-26 is Buddy Poppy Campaign Week in Merrill

May 16, 20244 min read

Stop and get a red poppy to wear this week in honor of veterans who…

Merrill man dies in Lincoln County Jail; autopsy finds he died of natural causes

Merrill man dies in Lincoln County Jail; autopsy finds he died of natural causes

May 16, 20244 min read

BY TINA L. SCOTTEDITOR A Merrill man died while in custody at the Lincoln County…

Lincoln County Supervisor McCrank announces bid for State Assembly

Lincoln County Supervisor McCrank announces bid for State Assembly

May 16, 20243 min read

Democratic candidate hopes to unseat Republican incumbent Calvin Callahan Elizabeth McCrank. BY TINA L. SCOTTEDITOR…

Merrill 12U Traveling Baseball Team takes Championship

Merrill 12U Traveling Baseball Team takes Championship

May 16, 20241 min read

The Merrill 12U Traveling Baseball Team started their season in Rhinelander on April 13-14, 2024.…

Latest report highlights progress at LHS, CLSDOC continues to work on revising administrative code

Latest report highlights progress at LHS, CLSDOC continues to work on revising administrative code

May 16, 20244 min read

MADISON, Wis. – On April 5, 2024, the 19th report from the federal court-appointed monitor…

Merrill Varsity Girls Softball Team blanked by DC Everest

Merrill Varsity Girls Softball Team blanked by DC Everest

May 16, 20242 min read

Senior Night! Front row L to R: Lexi Ollhoff, Sophie Simon, Kayli Wirtala, and Alayna…

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