Conover-Land O' Lakes - Vilas County News-Review
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  • Escapologist Houdini entertains at Gateway
    The headline might make you do a double take but, yes, you read it right.
    Last Saturday evening at historic Gateway Lodge, Land O’ Lakes Arts (LOLA) hosted a packed audience in the lodge’s dining room to witness famous escapologist and comedy magician Aron Houdini as he
  • LOLA to host artist at October workshop
    Tomahawk artist Lisa Krueger will be teaching a two-day, hands-on beginning watercolor workshop at Land O’ Lakes Arts (LOLA) on Tuesday, Oct 26 and Wednesday, Oct. 27.  
    All
  • The annual meeting of the Land O’ Lakes Historical Society will take place Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 6 p.m. at the Land O’ Lakes Town Hall.
    The meeting will be held in the lower floor meeting room and is open to the public.  
    Activities and accomplishments of the past year will be highlighted. Also showcased will be
  • The members of Ely Memorial United Church of Christ in Land O’ Lakes will sponsor a trunk-or-treat party Sunday Oct. 31.

    All trick-or-treaters also are welcome to attend.

    The event will take place in the church parking lot from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
  • The Conover Lions Club will host its annual Kids Halloween Party Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Conover Community Center.
    The party will include games, prizes and treats.  Food and beverages will be available. 
    Prizes will be awarded for
  • Zelinskis mark 50 years in business at Sylvania Outfitters in Watersmeet
    Sylvania Outfitters in Watersmeet, Mich., marked its 50th anniversary with a large gathering of well-wishers and a lot of memories for business owners Bob and Sandy Zelinski at a celebration Sept. 22.
    The Zelinskis said
  • Postmaster retires
    After almost 34 years with the U.S. Postal Service, eight-year Land O’ Lakes postmaster Mark Zipperer retired Sept. 22, with numerous local residents stopping at the post office to wish him well in his retirement. Jennifer DuQuaine will take over as acting postmaster until January, when a new postmaster is expected to be appointed. —Photo By Bob Hughes
  • The Community Blood Center (CBC) will hold a blood drive in collaboration with the Conover Lions Club Tuesday, Oct. 26, from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Conover Community Center.

    Blood donors must be
  • The Conover Lions Club will be hosting its annual Kids Halloween Party Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Conover Community Center.
    The party will include games, prizes and treats. Food and beverages will be available. 
    Prizes will be awarded for
  • Museum visit
    A group from the Rhinelander area Wisconsin Society Daughters of the Revolution made a recent visit to the Northern Waters Museum and historic Gateway Lodge in Land O' Lakes. —Photo by Bob Hughes
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