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January 1, 2016
Cross country ski lessons offered
Free beginning and intermediate cross country ski lessons for children and adults in classic and skate styles is offered at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the After Hours Ski Trail in the Brule River State Forest. No memberships or trail passes are required. The ski lessons are sponsored by...
January 1, 2016 - 7:00am
December 11, 2015
Musical fundraiser benefits Monticello School project
A musical fundraiser is planned for the Old-Brule Heritage Society Monticello School Museums & Archives restoration project. Dean Baillie,...
December 11, 2015 - 7:00am
October 23, 2015
Brule man faces charge after hitting parked car
A Brule man accused of driving drunk a seventh time was bound over for arraignment Wednesday in Douglas County Circuit Court.
October 23, 2015 - 6:09pm
March 3, 2015
DNR board approves purchase of Brule-St. Croix property
The Department of Natural Resources Board on Wednesday recommended purchasing an easement on 21,189 acres in eastern Douglas County.
March 3, 2015 - 8:28am
June 17, 2014
Hatchery opens to community
The Brule Hatchery’s family fun day had a little something for everyone. Children created one-of-a-kind shirts, took aim with bows, put out...
June 17, 2014 - 7:00am
Ski Brule initiates incentive
Students need positive reinforcement and Ski Brule is helping with this by offering school districts in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois the opportunity to team up in encouraging students to attend school regularly and strive for the best grades they can. Schools are...
October 17, 2012 - 7:00am
July 20, 2012
Brule Fish Hatchery to remain open, legislators say
Sen. Bob Jauch, D-Poplar, and Reps. Nick Milroy, D-South Range, and Janet Bewley, D-Ashland, announce Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials have determined that the Brule Fish Hatchery shall remain in operation. The northern lawmakers said DNR Executive Assistant Scott...
July 20, 2012 - 9:45am
June 13, 2012
LETTER: Leave Brule Hatchery legacy for future
To the Telegram: It is our understanding DNR staff has been asked to prepare a proposal making $3 million in cuts that would include the closure of the Brule hatchery. The idea of closing the Brule Fish Hatchery came as a shock to the citizens of the northern Wisconsin who passionately...
June 13, 2012 - 7:00am
April 17, 2012
Board increases elected officers pay
Over the next two years, the county treasurer, register of deeds and county clerk will see a modest bump in pay, keeping their salaries in line with those of the clerk of courts and sheriff's increases when those salaries were set two years ago. But in the last two years of the terms...
April 17, 2012 - 8:39pm
March 14, 2012
Brule fish hatchery next to close
Wisconsin's state fish hatchery system is in the process of downsizing. Three hatcheries have already closed in the past six years and the Brule River facility looks to be next. The Brule River Fish Hatchery was built in 1927 on the Little Brule River that feeds into Lake Superior....
March 14, 2012 - 7:00am
December 28, 2011
Lost camera finds its way home
A camera fished out of the Brule River in September is on its way home. John Kolstad snagged the camera, still in a yellow plastic case, out...
December 28, 2011 - 7:00am
July 22, 2011
Aug. 14 date for Brule milers
The 12th annual Brule 2 and 5 miler is at 9 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 14. The races start and finish at the Afterhours Ski Trail off Highway 2 in Brule. The entry fee is $12 preregistered and $15 on race day (sign-up begins at 7:30 a.m.). Check should be made out to the Brule River Lions....
July 22, 2011 - 8:04am
May 13, 2011
Hollywood's golden age
Late in 2009, I was asked if I would be interested in publishing the memoir of Monica Lewis. The name wasn't familiar to me, but I asked to see...
May 13, 2011 - 7:00am
December 27, 2010
Brule River State Forest sees increase in visitors for 2010
Visitors flocked to the Brule River State Forest in 2010, and the pattern seems set to continue in 2011. At the state forest's annual fall meeting Dec. 18, the Brule Department of Natural Resources staff reviewed data from the year's recreational seasons. The biggest spike in activity...
December 27, 2010 - 8:43am
September 3, 2010
Brule man rescues group home resident
When Billy Werner saw a man struggling in the water near Arrowhead Pier on Wednesday evening, he jumped right in after him. "It was the right thing to do," Werner said Thursday, the day after he and others saved a group home resident who had jumped into the water after dropping his...
September 3, 2010 - 10:28am