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    Christ Luthern Church of Eagle River presented its 16th annual Live Nativity on the grounds of...
    Donations to Warm The Children (WTC), a program sponsored by the Vilas County News-Review under the auspices of the Eagle River Rotary Foundation to provide winter clothing for needy children, have now reached approximately 86% toward the 2018 fundraising goal.
    “Donations are still coming in and we expect to meet our goal of $80,000,” according to
  • The free annual Northwoods Share Christmas Dinner will be offered Tuesday, Dec. 18, at The Rock Mission Center in Eagle River.
    The meal, sponsored and served by Ascension/Ministry Health Care, will feature sliced ham, scalloped potatoes, cooked carrots, dinner rolls and
  • The Eagle River Figure Skating Club will present this year’s “Holiday On Ice” show Sunday evening, Dec. 16, at 6 p.m. at the Eagle River Ice Arena in the dome. 
    Everyone is welcome to enjoy this holiday skating performance by area skaters.  Admission is free, but
    Local service groups in and around the Eagle River area are continuing to keep their good faith in the community this holiday season.
    Residents interested in contributing to charitable service groups during the holiday season have several opportunities to do so through programs sponsored by
  • Special Olympics bowlers participate in Regional and State competitions
    Twenty-four Northern Access Special Olympics participants recently competed in the Regional bowling tournament at Dale’s Weston Lanes in Weston.
    Those who placed first, second and third advanced to the State competition Nov. 11, also held at Dale’s Weston Lanes.
    In Regional competition, placing first were 
  • The Pines Community Wellness Center will offer the Strong Bodies program, a 10-week exercise program for middle-aged and older women and men Mondays and Wednesdays, from 11 a.m. to noon, beginning Jan. 7 and running through March 14. 
    Classes will meet in the
  • A spaghetti dinner fundĀ­raiser for Vilas County News-Review’s Warm The Children (WTC) program will be held Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Friendship House in Eagle River.
    Cost of the dinner is 
  • Eagle River Historical Society receives $3,000 grant from Packers Foundation
    The Green Bay Packers Foundation has awarded the Eagle River Historical Society (ERHS) a grant of $3,000. The award was made Dec. 5, at a lunch held in the Atrium of Lambeau Field.
    Society President Karen Sailer and Nancy Stott, board member, were in Green Bay to accept the award. Both Stott and Sailer were excited about the
  • Nicolet College Theatre will ring with holiday cheer when the Rhinelander Male Chorus, Northwoods ChoralĀ­iers, Lakeland Barbershop Chorus, and Hymns and Hyrs come together to celebrate the season in four-part harmony Sunday, Dec. 16, at 2 p.m.

    The four popular North Woods vocal groups have a 30-year history of sharing their songs with area audiences, and
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