Loading

66°F

67°F

68°F

68°F

69°F

70°F

68°F

70°F

69°F

67°F

70°F

68°F
Search
NEWS STORIES

Northland Pines SB scrimmages Marathon in GymSubmitted: 04/19/2013
Story By Marisa Silvas


EAGLE RIVER - Area baseball and softball teams have been stuck indoors because of all the snow.

Friday night, Northland Pines softball hosted a scrimmage against Marathon. It was of course played in the Gym.

You can only do so much in a gym, not to mention having the ceiling to deal with. But everyone is glad to actually play some resemblance of a game.

"To not be outside is pretty difficult for us," says Pines senior Samantha Norman. "But to actually get the feel of playing a game, and playing against someone else... feels good for all of us."





Text Size: + Increase | Decrease -
Print Story | Email Story
Sponsored in part by HodagSports.com





 IN OTHER NEWS

WASHINGTON, DC - Last week, 81 World War II, Korean, and Vietnam War veterans flew to Washington, D.C. free of charge to see the memorials that stand in their honor. Veterans from our area left from Wausau on the Never Forgotten Honor Flight.

It can be a challenge to convince the veterans to participate. They're humble and many feel like there are plenty of other veterans who are more deserving of the opportunity. One veteran who took some convincing is Dan Writz of Abbotsford. 

+ Read More

RHINELANDER - Exercising before school can increase a student's academic ability in the classroom.

Many kids chose a new way of transportation for National Walk and Bike to School Day.

+ Read More

WOODRUFF - Seniors who rely on the Senior Meal Program in the Lakeland area won't receive their food for a few days after a fire destroyed the Lakeland Senior Center in Woodruff early Wednesday morning. 

+ Read More
What We're Working OnSubmitted: 05/06/2015

- Victims of domestic abuse often need to get away from their abuser.  But what about their pets?  New legislation addresses that question.

- Plus, we look at the Phillips School District, an example of one district getting less money because of negative open enrollment numbers.

 We'll have the details on these stories and more tonight on Newswatch 12 - news from where you live.


+ Read More

MADISON - The state Senate has approved a bill that would allow Wisconsin transportation officials to raise the speed limit on some roads to 70 mph.

The bill would permit the Department of Transportation officials to raise the limit to 70 mph on roads they deem fit. The proposal would prohibit DOT from going to 70 on four-lane roads with at-grade access, however.


+ Read More

CHICAGO - Jurors in Chicago have convicted a 24-year-old man in the shooting deaths of a Chicago police officer and a former Chicago Housing Authority official.

Timothy Herring was found guilty Wednesday in the deaths of 46-year-old Michael Flisk, a police evidence technician, and 44-year-old Stephen Peters.

+ Read More

BISMARK ND - An official says a train was hauling crude from North Dakota's oil patch when it derailed and caught fire in a rural area of the state.

Jeff Zent, a spokesman for Gov. Jack Dalrymple, says the train was carrying Bakken oil loaded in the Tioga area.

+ Read More
+ More General News
Search: 




Click Here