ELCHO - The Elcho girls basketball team has some high expectations for the Northern Lakes Conference title race. So far, the Lady Hornets have just one conference loss and a game back.
Monday night, Elcho with a different type of test. Elcho faced Marion out of the Central Wisconsin - Ten conference. Both teams with just one loss coming in. But Marion's size proved to be too much, as the Lady Hornets fell 52-47.
Kyleigh Decorah led Elcho with 15 points. Makayla Raith added 11 points for the Lady Hornets.
MINOCQUA - These plants may look pretty but they're taking over our rivers and lakes. Michele Sadauskas is Oneida County's Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator. She is working to map and control the yellow iris, the plant you see here. She and two other conservation workers spent the day weeding Stacks Bay.
"They invade our wetlands. They're a really robust, aggressive plant. What they do is they crowd out our native species and make actually the wetland a lot less diverse," says Michele Sadauskas, Oneida County AIS Coordinator.
Removing yellow iris is a slow process. It takes three hours of work just to properly map and control 20 feet of shoreline.
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