Photo by Joan Koehne

Jordan Sellhausen, from left, Jacob Delzer and Kelton Lepak, members of the 202 Slim Margins VEX Robotics team, pose with their national award-winning robot, nicknamed Darren 2. In the background are the two red trophies and the banner the team won at the CREATE U.S. Open plus the silver trophies the team earned at regional VEX Robotics tournaments this season.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Posted by admin
A tightknit group of three boys reached the pinnacle of success in a national robotics competition in early April. Kelton Lepak, Jordan Sellhausen and Jacob Delzer, members of team 202 Slim Margins, won Tournament Champion and Skills Champion trophies at the CREATE (Competitive Robotics... + continue reading

Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

A division of the state transportation department agrees with Escanaba and Lake Superior Railroad that this median warning light is too close to the highway and should not be replaced when the crossing is rebuilt next month.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Posted by admin
The state Office of the Commissioner of Railroads has begun a study to determine whether a median warning light is still needed on the state Highway 22 railroad crossing in Stiles Junction. The crossing is scheduled to be rebuilt next month as part of the highway reconstruction project that is... + continue reading

Times Herald Photo by Chris Caporale

Lena senior Connor Heise commits to playing basketball at St. Mary’s University in Minnesota during a signing ceremony Thursday at Lena High School. He is joined by his mother, Susie Gee, and father, Wes Heise.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Posted by admin
For those who know Lena High School senior Connor Heise, it is not surprising that he will continue playing the sport he loves at the collegiate level. For Heise, who committed on Thursday to play basketball at Division III St. Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota, basketball is more than just... + continue reading

Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

Gillett Elementary School has been recognized as a Wisconsin School of Recognition for the sixth consecutive year.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Posted by admin
Gillett Elementary School has been named a Wisconsin School of Recognition for the sixth consecutive year. Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers announced Friday that the award, as well as those for Gillett Middle School and Wabeno Elementary School, is among 178... + continue reading

Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

Marie Rose and Dick Doeren, of Oconto, have been making the eagle’s nest near Breakwater Park part of their daily nature ride.

,

Photo by Dick Doeren

This bald eagle and its mate have taken up nesting on property owned by the Oconto Sportsman’s Club near Breakwater Park.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Posted by admin
Few sights in nature are as exhilarating as a bald eagle soaring through the sky. For the past year, visitors to Oconto’s Breakwater Park have had an opportunity to see it every day. In spring 2016, a pair of eagles built a nest in a tree in a swampy area on property owned by the Oconto... + continue reading

Photo by Joan Koehne

Jordan Sellhausen, from left, Jacob Delzer and Kelton Lepak, members of the 202 Slim Margins VEX Robotics team, pose with their national award-winning robot, nicknamed Darren 2. In the background are the two red trophies and the banner the team won at the CREATE U.S. Open plus the silver trophies the team earned at regional VEX Robotics tournaments this season.


Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

A division of the state transportation department agrees with Escanaba and Lake Superior Railroad that this median warning light is too close to the highway and should not be replaced when the crossing is rebuilt next month.


Times Herald Photo by Chris Caporale

Lena senior Connor Heise commits to playing basketball at St. Mary’s University in Minnesota during a signing ceremony Thursday at Lena High School. He is joined by his mother, Susie Gee, and father, Wes Heise.


Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

Gillett Elementary School has been recognized as a Wisconsin School of Recognition for the sixth consecutive year.


Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

Marie Rose and Dick Doeren, of Oconto, have been making the eagle’s nest near Breakwater Park part of their daily nature ride.

,

Photo by Dick Doeren

This bald eagle and its mate have taken up nesting on property owned by the Oconto Sportsman’s Club near Breakwater Park.

Home Page

Error message

  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 73 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 73 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 73 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 73 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in _views_slideshow_preprocess_views_slideshow() (line 76 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).
  • Deprecated function: preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in theme_views_slideshow_pager_widget_render() (line 187 of /home/octimesherald/www/www/sites/all/modules/views_slideshow/theme/views_slideshow.theme.inc).

Featured News

Wednesday, 26/04/17
Oconto County interests were well-represented Friday when the state Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee held a hearing in Marinette concerning the 2017-19 state budget. More than a dozen speakers from schools and municipal government in Oconto County were among those who testified during the... + continue reading

Photo by Joan Koehne

Jordan Sellhausen, from left, Jacob Delzer and Kelton Lepak, members of the 202 Slim Margins VEX Robotics team, pose with their national award-winning robot, nicknamed Darren 2. In the background are the two red trophies and the banner the team won at the CREATE U.S. Open plus the silver trophies the team earned at regional VEX Robotics tournaments this season.

Wednesday, 26/04/17
A tightknit group of three boys reached the pinnacle of success in a national robotics competition in early April. Kelton Lepak, Jordan Sellhausen and Jacob Delzer, members of team 202 Slim Margins, won Tournament Champion and Skills Champion trophies at the CREATE (Competitive Robotics... + continue reading

Times Herald Photo by Warren Bluhm

A division of the state transportation department agrees with Escanaba and Lake Superior Railroad that this median warning light is too close to the highway and should not be replaced when the crossing is rebuilt next month.

Wednesday, 26/04/17
The state Office of the Commissioner of Railroads has begun a study to determine whether a median warning light is still needed on the state Highway 22 railroad crossing in Stiles Junction. The crossing is scheduled to be rebuilt next month as part of the highway reconstruction project that is... + continue reading
Wednesday, 26/04/17
Two teachers each will represent Gillett middle and elementary schools Monday in Madison when the state superintendent of public instruction hands out awards to Schools of Recognition across Wisconsin. Tami McQuillan and Jane Sabrowsky were picked from the Gillett Middle School staff, while the... + continue reading
Wednesday, 26/04/17
The community of Gillett stepped up and said education is important more than a century ago, Superintendent Todd Carlson told the school board last week. As he reported on efforts by the school district planning committee to develop a “branding” strategy for Gillett, Carlson noted that the... + continue reading
S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sports

51
reads
3 today
Wednesday, 26/04/17
Vince Norling posted a round of 91 as Oconto Falls finished 14th Saturday at the Seymour Invitational at Crystal Springs Golf Course. Norling shot a 44 on the front nine and a 47 on the back nine... + continue reading

Opinions

105
reads
12 today
Wednesday, 26/04/17
I don’t remember where it came from or when we got it, but there was a beat-up old piano in the basement of our “new” house on the farm on Konitzer Road south of Oconto Falls. (You may recall some of... + continue reading

Schools


Contributed Photo

Posing with trailers built in Travis Falkowski’s welding class are, from left, Tyler Wusterbarth, Trevor Schlauch,Chad Hendzel, Dylan Hendzel, Cody Laatsch, Jake Gordon, Falkowski, Collin VanHulle, Camrin Yudes and Jeff Eckes.

206
reads
4 today
Friday, 14/04/17
Three Oconto High School students from Travis Falkowski’s Northeast Wisconsin Technical College welding class were awarded $1,000 scholarships Friday at the NWTC Tech Challenge. Tyler Wusterbarth... + continue reading

Contributed Photo

Kraig Patenaude and Addy Hatch rehearse a scene as star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet in Oconto Falls High School’s upcoming spring production of “Romeo and Juliet’s Unofficial, Unnecessary Sequel.”

22/03/17 -