Visitors to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., on July 27 are reflected on the surface of the black marble, which is etched with the names of the more than 58,000 service members who died during the long conflict. (Photo by Rodney Goodell)

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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Editor’s note: Rodney Goodell of Oconto Falls was one of 130 Vietnam-era veterans who were on the Yellow Ribbon Honor Flight from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh to Washington, D.C., on July 27. He shares his thoughts and feelings about that day. Today I am in our nation’s capital at the Vietnam Veterans... + continue reading

With bad weather forcing the team to stay indoors, Oconto Falls players watched tape during Monday’s practice. (Times Herald photo by Morgan Rode)

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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From the very first contact day new Oconto Falls football coach Nick Bohl worked with his players in the summer, he was preaching a team atmosphere. He wants to make his players feel like one unit. A family. Just two days into fall practice, Bohl’s philosophy is rubbing off on his players in a... + continue reading

A native of Gillett, Scott Winkler recently published a new book set in a town much like his hometown. (Contributed photo)

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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Former “Gillettonian” Scott Winkler will be returning to Gillett, his hometown (and the fictionalized setting of his new book “The Meadow”) from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the Gillett Public Library Community Center, 204 E. Main St. Winkler plans to do a book reading, Q... + continue reading
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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It took more than an hour of sometimes passionate discussion behind closed doors, but Gillett Mayor James Beaton has been granted a key to the front door at City Hall. Tensions that apparently had been bubbling under the surface since Beaton’s write-in election in April spilled over Thursday... + continue reading

Timothy D. Grimes (courtesy Oconto County Sheriff's Office)

Wednesday, August 1, 2018
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The Suring School Board is planning a special meeting Thursday night to discuss "the procedural status of an investigation into alleged employee misconduct." The meeting was posted Tuesday, the day a Suring teacher was arrested and charged with six counts of sexual assault of a student by school... + continue reading

Visitors to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., on July 27 are reflected on the surface of the black marble, which is etched with the names of the more than 58,000 service members who died during the long conflict. (Photo by Rodney Goodell)


With bad weather forcing the team to stay indoors, Oconto Falls players watched tape during Monday’s practice. (Times Herald photo by Morgan Rode)


A native of Gillett, Scott Winkler recently published a new book set in a town much like his hometown. (Contributed photo)


Timothy D. Grimes (courtesy Oconto County Sheriff's Office)

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110 years ago • Aug. 6, 1908 • Oconto Falls Herald OCONTO FALLS: NOTICE — Hereafter the fire whistle will blow three long blasts to indicate a meeting of the hose company. The regular meetings of the company are held on the first Friday of each month H.H. CALDWELL, Secretary OCONTO FALLS: Mabel... + continue reading
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The eighth annual Little Hearts for Life corn roast fundraiser for Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is scheduled for noon to 6 p.m. Sunday at the home of Joel and Ginny O’Harrow, 8187 Gray Lake Road, Oconto Falls. There are activities for the kids, a huge bake sale, tons of bucket raffles and an... + continue reading
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The accident report from a fatal Oconto County accident indicates the driver was driving under the influence when his vehicle crashed in the town of Underhill in the early morning of July 29. Joseph G. Gallagher, 54, of Fair Haven, New Jersey, was killed in the crash. Funeral services were held... + continue reading
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With bad weather forcing the team to stay indoors, Oconto Falls players watched tape during Monday’s practice. (Times Herald photo by Morgan Rode)

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Gillett’s Sylvia Hansen and the rest of the area cross country runners start practice on Aug. 13.

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Authors who wish to try to ink an opinion may find it hard to do so if arbitrary constraints obtain which limit normal writing. My point is this: If I may not apply my usual supply of alpha marks, it... + continue reading

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