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My invisible leash: toughest part about having a pet is saying goodbye

“Toby, get out of the garbage. Don’t you snap at me! T is for Toby! It’s good enough for me!” Pets. Dogs. Man’s best friend. Unfortunately, despite the joy they bring us, our canine’s lives just aren’t long enough. I had to send my dog, Toby Twister Nelson, to heaven last week due to an aggressive cancer in his ribs and lungs. The disease was causing major breathing difficulties. He just turned 11 the day before. It was way too early. I cried. I cried when I didn’t think I could cry anymore.
School Unveils Conceptual Plan

By Charles Collier, The Denmark News

On Monday, January 23, Matthew Wolfert of Bray Architects presented a conceptual design for renovations and additions to the high school building.

Last week the Board of Education approved a $14.9 million referendum question for the April 4 elections after finding wide public support from a survey conducted in September.

Respecting History, Investing in Future
By Alex Strouf, The Denmark News

Field of Dreams II to help youth programs in Denmark

The Denmark Youth Baseball and Softball organization is set to receive a nice donation within the next year, thanks to the Circle Tap ‘Field of Dreams II’ magazines and the selflessness of Rodney and Tina Christensen.
Brown County Library Hosts film Focusing on Opioid Crisis
GREEN BAY — Brown County Library hosts a film viewing and community dialogue on the opioid crisis - the increasingly rapid use of prescription and non-prescription opioid drugs – a hidden yet growing problem throughout the nation at the Central Library, 515 Pine Street, downtown Green Bay on Tuesday, June 5, beginning at 6:15 pm in the lower level auditorium.
SIMON ALEXANDER SECTIONAL 200
"More The Community's Than Ours"

Cotter Funeral Home remodel brings flexibility to inflexible times under third-generation ownership.

DENMARK—Life is defined and colored by a series of unexpected events, and any plan which is ultimately effective accounts for something going awry along the way to the objective.

Vikings head back to state with sectional championship

DENMARK – The defending Division 2 state champion Denmark Vikings continued their defense on Tuesday afternoon in Seymour, dispatching Xavier, 10-5, in the sectional semifinal and capturing their second straight sectional crown with a 6-0 win over Notre Dame in the final.

Denmark, 26-3, will begin state tournament play next week.

Irish frustrate Viking girls soccer again

By KELLY FENTON

The Denmark News

DENMARK – Despite actually finishing behind Denmark in the North Eastern Conference standings, Freedom continues to be one of the final barriers for the Viking girls’ soccer team.

Maribel Referendum

There are plenty of signs of good things to come for the Village of Maribel.

Heating U.P. Wisconsin
By Charles Collier, The Denmark NewsLiving in Wisconsin has plenty of perks, but they can become easy to forget about come winter. Slippery roads, snow shoveling, and sub-zero temperatures can make the Frozen Tundra a sometimes unbearable landscape.
Appleton Machinists Striking

In Appleton, 89 workers employed at AstenJohnson, makers of specialty fabrics for the paper industry, went on strike over the company’s proposal to increase out-of-pocket health care costs for its workers. The workers are the Local 1855 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). The strike began on Oct. 16 and has yet to be resolved.

Konkol stays hot as Vikings pound Pioneers

By KELLY FENTON

The Denmark News

DENMARK – A long-shot team taking on the defending state champions tends to play with a nothing-to-lose attitude.

Konkol stays hot as Vikings pound Pioneers

By KELLY FENTON

The Denmark News

DENMARK – A long-shot team taking on the defending state champions tends to play with a nothing-to-lose attitude.

BelGioioso Continues Growth

By Charles Collier, The Denmark News

NEW DENMARK, WI-- No industry is more synonymous with Wisconsin than dairy, specifically cheese production. The world has come to expect only the best from our next-door cheesemakers and with multiple state, national and global awards for 22 different cheeses since 1991, BelGioioso is no small factor in that reputation.

Safety Education

by Charles Collier, The Denmark News

DENMARK — Protecting against the unpredictable is often a stressful process. As school shootings have continued, however intermittently, to capture national attention, review of security protocol has become a common facet of every district administration.

New Gas Station, Burger King In Maribel
MARIBEL—Thick overcast and chilling rain greeted construction crews in January when they broke ground on Ewald Ln. in Maribel.[caption id="attachment_2394" align="alignnone" width="696"]  Maribel Grain, Denmark State Bank, Keller, U.S.
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