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 The Coleman-Crivitz Journal

Arts and Literature
(from the archives)

Lake Noquebay Park in the Town of Loomis in Marinette County, Wis. (Photo by Marinette County)
Loomis Historical Society Holds Reunion
March 12, 2016

Contributed by the Peshtigo Times

The Loomis Historical Society will hold its first meeting of 2016 on Thursday noon, April 7 at the Town of Lake Hall. There will be a potluck dinner prior to the meeting and all those attending are asked to bring a dish to pass and their own table service. Dues of $2 per person or $5 per family will be collected.

The Historical Society invites all former students and teachers of the Wood School to attend the meeting for an informal reunion. The Wood School, which was originally built between 1900 and 1901, was located on County W one quarter of a mile north of the intersection of County W and County P. FULL STORY

Wausaukee Area Library Facing Financial Crisis
February 26, 2016

Reported by the Peshtigo Times Online The Town of Athelstane has not contributed funds to the Friends of the Wausaukee Library since 2013, leaving the group operating at a loss as it pays for the increased rent charged for the Wausaukee Branch library. The Marinette County Library Board learned ... FULL STORY

Wausaukee Public Library Hosting Authors In April
March 25, 2015

Reported by the Peshtigo Times During National Library Week, April 12-18, the Wausaukee Library will have visits from two authors. On April 13th at 5 PM, Royal Sutton will present a lecture and photograph display of the current book, On the Edge of Extinction. This book highlights the collecti... FULL STORY

Coleman Public Library to Close for Two Weeks
September 1, 2014

Reported by the Peshtigo Times The Coleman-Pound Branch of the Marinette County Public Library Service will be closed from Sept. 8 to Sept. 21, and will reopen on Sept. 22. Library Director Jennifer Thiele shared the news with the Marinette County Library Board at its meeting on Monday, Aug. 25. ... FULL STORY

Crivitz Library and Culver’s Contest
April 12, 2014

The Crivitz Library along with Culver's Corp. is again sponsoring a coloring contest for children ages 4-11. The promotion is held in conjunction with National Library Week, which is April 13th-19th. Children can draw and color a picture about a favorite book. It can be a character, event, scene ... FULL STORY

Early Childhood Learning Partnerships
September 2, 2013

By Kelly Schlicht, Fox 11 News Green Bay GREEN BAY- Hard to believe, but public schools start class Tuesday, and more young students will be heading off to their first day of pre-K. Schools in Northeast Wisconsin say they’re taking new and unique approaches to early childhood learning. Trac... FULL STORY

A Short Story about a Black Lab and a Army Soldier
December 16, 2012

This is an awesome story written about an U.S. Army soldier named Paul Mallory and his Black Lab, Tank. Beauty for Ashes They told me the big black Lab's name was Reggie, as I looked at him lying in his pen. The shelter was clean, no-kill, and the people really friendly. I'd only been in the a... FULL STORY

Most Haunted Locations Speaker at Cultural Center
October 10, 2012

The Cedarburg Friends of the Library in collaboration with the Cedarburg Cultural Center will present Chad Lewis on Monday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Cedarburg Cultural Center located in downtown Cedarburg. Lewis will be speaking about “Wisconsin’s Most Haunted Locations.” His presentation ... FULL STORY

Oconto Author Offers Free Book Download for Kindle
October 4, 2012

The Kindle Edition of Oconto book author and business owner Kathy Campshure's latest book, "Deer Hunting from a Recliner: Reflections on Everyday Life in Northeast Wisconsin", will be available as a free download from Amazon from Sept. 14 to 17. This promotion is being run to spark interest in a ... FULL STORY

Creating Herbal Chocolates Workshop in Porterfield
By David Keup
December 9, 2011

Get ready to make yummy, herbal chocolates to give for the holidays. Peterman Brook Herb Farm, Porterfield, will be hosting a one-day workshop on Dec. 10 from 9 to 11 a.m. They will be using delicious organic ingredients when possible. Get ready to be creative and make some of your very own h... FULL STORY