Leader Photo by Scott Williams Ethyn Peterson of Northern Concrete Construction Inc. works in an excavated area Tuesday as concrete pouring begins for the foundation of a new Prevea Health clinic in Shawano.
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Leader Photo by Scott Williams Greg Bielinski of Northern Concrete Construction Inc. works on pouring concrete Tuesday for the foundation of a new Prevea Health clinic at 1276 E. Green Bay St., Shawano.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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Prevea Health has launched construction of a new Shawano walk-in clinic that could be serving patients in the area by next April. Crews have cleared the former site of Anello’s Torch Lite restaurant, 1276 E. Green Bay St., and have started work on the foundation for the nearly 10,000-square-foot... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Gresham Community School senior Dani Huntington works on her passing during a drill at practice Tuesday. Huntington is one of six seniors on the roster and will be the starting setter for the Wildcats this fall.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Gresham Community School senior Hailey Hoffman bumps a ball during a control drill this week. Hoffman, an outside hitter for the Wildcats, is one of four returning starters from 2016.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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A large senior class, having worked its way through the Gresham volleyball program, is looking to make its mark in 2017. Led by Dani Huntington, Hailey Hoffman and Mackenzie Hoffman, the Wildcats will rely heavily on their six seniors this fall. “That experience I think is huge because we’ve... + continue reading

Contributed Photo The Shawano Ski Sharks doubles strap team of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace placed seventh at nationals in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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For the second time in as many seasons, the water-skiing duo of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace found themselves among the top 10 in the nation. Competing in the 2017 Show Ski National Championships in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend, the Ski Sharks’ strap doubles team placed seventh among... + continue reading

Photo by A&H Photos Ron Berna found his way to victory lane for the fourth time this summer, winning the Late Model feature at the Shawano Speedway on Saturday.
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Photo by A&H Photos Konnor Wilinski won for the fourth time in 2017 by picking up the IMCA Modified feature victory on Saturday at the Shawano Speedway.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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After nearly 20 years of trying, Asa Doxtator broke through with his first career feature win in the ultra-competitive IMCA Stock Car class. IMCA Sport Mod racer Kyle Raddant also scored his first win of the year, while Ron Berna (Late Model), Konnor Wilinski (IMCA Modified) and rookie Max... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Scott Williams Jeanette Perez, left, watches while store manager Joan Cerveny prints off Perez’s lottery tickets Friday at Auto Prep Center convenience store in downtown Shawano.
Saturday, August 12, 2017
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A unique conversion of two jumbo-sized jackpots had Shawano-area lottery players Friday enjoying twice the thrill and dreaming doubly big. State lottery officials said it was the first time ever that both the Powerball and Mega Millions games offered jackpots surpassing $350 million... + continue reading

Leader Photo by Scott Williams Ethyn Peterson of Northern Concrete Construction Inc. works in an excavated area Tuesday as concrete pouring begins for the foundation of a new Prevea Health clinic in Shawano.
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Leader Photo by Scott Williams Greg Bielinski of Northern Concrete Construction Inc. works on pouring concrete Tuesday for the foundation of a new Prevea Health clinic at 1276 E. Green Bay St., Shawano.

Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Gresham Community School senior Dani Huntington works on her passing during a drill at practice Tuesday. Huntington is one of six seniors on the roster and will be the starting setter for the Wildcats this fall.
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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Gresham Community School senior Hailey Hoffman bumps a ball during a control drill this week. Hoffman, an outside hitter for the Wildcats, is one of four returning starters from 2016.

Contributed Photo The Shawano Ski Sharks doubles strap team of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace placed seventh at nationals in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend.

Photo by A&H Photos Ron Berna found his way to victory lane for the fourth time this summer, winning the Late Model feature at the Shawano Speedway on Saturday.
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Photo by A&H Photos Konnor Wilinski won for the fourth time in 2017 by picking up the IMCA Modified feature victory on Saturday at the Shawano Speedway.

Leader Photo by Scott Williams Jeanette Perez, left, watches while store manager Joan Cerveny prints off Perez’s lottery tickets Friday at Auto Prep Center convenience store in downtown Shawano.

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Leader Photo by Scott Williams Ethyn Peterson of Northern Concrete Construction Inc. works in an excavated area Tuesday as concrete pouring begins for the foundation of a new Prevea Health clinic in Shawano.
Wednesday, 16/08/17
Prevea Health has launched construction of a new Shawano walk-in clinic that could be serving patients in the area by next April. Crews have cleared the former site of Anello’s Torch Lite restaurant, 1276 E. Green Bay St., and have started work on the foundation for the nearly 10,000-square-foot... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/08/17
An 11-year-old girl protecting her 2-year-old brother suffered several bites from an attacking pit bull in Bowler on Saturday, according to the Shawano County Sheriff’s Department. “Her bravery may have saved her brother’s life,” Sheriff Adam Bieber said. Dispatchers received a 911 call of a... + continue reading

Photo by Grace Kirchner Dave Tichinel, center, Clintonville water and wastewater manager, leads a group of city officials on a tour of the new wastewater treatment plant under construction.
Wednesday, 16/08/17
Dave Tichinel, water/wastewater manager for the city of Clintonville, is asking residents to refrain from flushing wipes down the toilet. City Administrator Sharon Eveland, meanwhile, has added a new reminder to the city’s Facebook page: “No wipes in the pipes.” During a recent tour with city... + continue reading
Wednesday, 16/08/17
Community input will be a key component of efforts to draft a new master plan for downtown Shawano, according to city officials. The project will be overseen by Madison-based planning consultant Vierbacher, which was hired by the Shawano Redevelopment Authority, but will largely depend on the... + continue reading

Contributed Photo The Shawano Ski Sharks doubles strap team of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace placed seventh at nationals in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend.
Wednesday, 16/08/17
For the second time in as many seasons, the water-skiing duo of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace found themselves among the top 10 in the nation. Competing in the 2017 Show Ski National Championships in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend, the Ski Sharks’ strap doubles team placed seventh among... + continue reading

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Leader Photo by Chris Caporale Gresham Community School senior Dani Huntington works on her passing during a drill at practice Tuesday. Huntington is one of six seniors on the roster and will be the starting setter for the Wildcats this fall.
Wednesday, 16/08/17
A large senior class, having worked its way through the Gresham volleyball program, is looking to make its mark in 2017. Led by Dani Huntington, Hailey Hoffman and Mackenzie Hoffman, the Wildcats... + continue reading

Contributed Photo The Shawano Ski Sharks doubles strap team of Bradley Keuschel and Kylie Wallace placed seventh at nationals in Loves Park, Illinois, last weekend.
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Saturday, 12/08/17
I’m sure most of you readers, at one time or another, had someone say, “That’s an old wives’ tale.” Some thought the tales were merely superstitions, while others considered them to contain some... + continue reading

Schools

Saturday, 05/08/17
Shawano Community High School graduate Rachel Marquette has received a Student Volunteer Award from Scholarship America Dollars for Scholars. Marquette was awarded a scholarship for her... + continue reading

Contributed Photo Kim Strayer, a Bonduel School District special education teacher, discusses entrepreneurship with Tricia Ascher, owner of Ascher’s Janitorial Service.
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Contributed Photo Kelly Carlson, an educator at Bowler School District, learns about restocking the freezers at Nueske’s Applewood Smoked Meats.
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