- Cranberry growers in the Northwoods will start harvesting soon. The weather has delayed the harvest for many farms across the area, but that doesn't mean the farmers won't have a good year. We'll tell you why coming up on Newswatch 12.
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Rhinelander Area Scholarship Foundation raffles neon Hodag sign
RHINELANDER - Rhinelander Area Scholarship Foundation is holding the 2014 Neon Hodag Sign Raffle.
Your support will help in raising money to award more scholarships for RHS graduates annually.
The RASF is a non-profit charitable organization with a volunteer governing board that raises money and distributes scholarships to Rhinelander students, many of whom may not get scholarship support from other sources.
Wisconsin single mom poverty rate rose 2.5 percent
WISCONSIN - A recent survey released by the U.S. Census Bureau has found poverty is increasing for single mothers in Wisconsin.
The latest American Community Survey, which focused on family homes with children under the age of 18, found 4 out of 10 single-mother households in the state were living in poverty last year. The bureau says the increase from nearly 40 percent in 2012 to 42.5 percent in 2013 is statistically significant.
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