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The United Way of Portage County will host Run Bike Unite, its kickoff event for the annual workforc[...]
Not long ago, friends and acquaintances gathered to honor Bob and Mary Williams, and … “The Green Ch[...]
To Class Reunion Number 50, my private reaction is “yipes.” The way I remember this class reunion bu[...]
The spring garden is so splendid and needs so much pruning, preparing and planting that I wish I cou[...]
Portage County is unique in many ways. Its residents are fortunate indeed. One of 72 counties, it is[...]
I’m guessing many of you noticed that I didn’t have an article last week. I apologize for that. It’s[...]
Ginger Marie Walczak, 59, Amherst, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Marshfield. A memorial service wi[...]
Sonja A. Carlson, 77, Stevens Point, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Ministry St. Michael’s Hospital i[...]
Wayne J. “W.J.” Crueger, 77, Stevens Point died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Aspirus Hospital in Wausa[...]
Charles W. Griffith, 77, Iola, father of a Plover man, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Ministry St. J[...]
Dr. Lawrence Ferdinand Heise died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014. He was a general practitioner for 50 years [...]
Jeffrey P. Wanta, 53, Waterford, the son of a former area resident, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. A M[...]
Martha J. Wisniewski, 56, Custer, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital in Ma[...]
Lowell Louis Klessig, 69, a resident of the town of New Hope and a professor emeritus at the Univers[...]
Richard G. Berndt, 89, Stevens Point, a retired longtime insurance salesman, died Thursday, Aug. 7, [...]
David A. Kulinski, 48, Gresham, a former Stevens Point resident and father of a Plover woman, died T[...]
Audrey A. Soik, 77, a former Stevens Point resident and sister of two Portage County residents, died[...]
Bette L. Kulas, 81, Stevens Point, a former deputy city clerk, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Harm[...]
  Amid tensions in the town of Hull regarding a recent application for a high-capacity well for[...]
Residents of Portage County will head to the polls next week to select their candidates in the polit[...]