News From The Lake

Northern Wisconsin Ice Fishing Report

Northern Wisconsin Ice Fishing Report

Warmer weather is welcomed! Time for some Ice Fishing! We’ve had a couple good cold snaps that have made the

Breakfast with Santa Planned

Fundraiser with Santa Planned The Breakfast with Santa/Warm the Children Fund fundraiser hosted at the Phelps School, lower commons, 4451

Breakfast with Santa Planned
37th Annual Midwest Musky Classic Results

37th Annual Midwest Musky Classic Results

Midwest Musky Classic Fun in Phelps We had so much fun with this year's musky fishing tournament! We had 119

Northwoods Summer Fishing

Fishing in Hot Water We are coming into the warmest water temps of the summer, I have found high 70’s to

Northwoods Summer Fishing
61st Annual Pig Roast and Fireman’s Picnic

61st Annual Pig Roast and Fireman’s Picnic

61st Annual Pig Roast & Fireman’s Picnic in Phelps WI The Phelps Area Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting their

Warm Weather Fishing in the Northwoods

Summer Fishing in Phelps It looks like the weather is warming up and that should get things underwater moving again,

Warm Weather Fishing in the Northwoods
Phelps 4th of July Celebration Includes Giant Firework

Phelps 4th of July Celebration Includes Giant Firework

HUGE Firework Display, HUGE Fun in Phelps! The annual Phelps 4th of July celebration will be taking place on Sunday,

Free Fishing Seminars in Phelps

Learn More about Fishing in the Northwoods! For additional information regarding this press release, please contact Deb Crawford, 715-891-2502 or

Free Fishing Seminars in Phelps
Fishing Season is Underway!

Fishing Season is Underway!

Planning a Fishing Trip to Phelps? Check out these tips from a local fishing guide. The season is underway. Now

Phelps 4th of July Parade Theme for 2017

Phelps Announces 4th of July Parade Theme Preparations are under way for the annual Phelps Independence Day Celebration that will

Phelps 4th of July Parade Theme for 2017
Opening Weekend Coming Right Up

Opening Weekend Coming Right Up

Are You Ready to Fish Opening Weekend? Opening weekend of fishing season is going to be here before we know

Register For 3rd Annual Twin Tri

Registration Opens for 3rd Annual Twin Triathlon in Phelps WI Registrations are now being accepted for the 3rd annual Twin

Register For 3rd Annual Twin Tri
2017 Maple Syrup Contest Winners

2017 Maple Syrup Contest Winners

2017 Maple Syrup Judging Contest Winners Announced The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest has come and gone, and it

Beekeeping 101 Class

Introduction to Beekeeping at Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2017 Come and take part in this inexpensive family-oriented introduction to keeping

Beekeeping 101 Class
Maple Syrup Judging Contest

Maple Syrup Judging Contest

Maple Syrup Judging Contest to be held April 1st The 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will again include a

Maple Syrup & Honey Cooking Classes Announced

Phelps Maple Syrup Festival to Host All-New Cooking Class This year marks the 6th Annual Maple Syrup Fest in Phelps,

Maple Syrup & Honey Cooking Classes Announced
Northwoods Blizzard Blast News

Northwoods Blizzard Blast News

NEW EVENTS PLANNED FOR NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST  Several new events will be happening at the Northwoods Blizzard Blast on February

Colder Temps Return to the Northwoods

Warm Weather Down, Tip Ups Up! After about a week of unusually warmer weather making the lakes slushy on top,

Colder Temps Return to the Northwoods
A Flurry of Winter Fun

A Flurry of Winter Fun

A FLURRY OF WINTER FUN PLANNED FOR THE NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST The Northwoods Blizzard Blast Event Committee has announced the

Northwoods Blizzard Blast Snowman Contest

It's time for the 2017 Snowman Building Contest!!  Competitors may build a snowman, snow girl, snow family and/or a snow

Northwoods Blizzard Blast Snowman Contest
Still Time to Enter Saturday’s Ice Fishing Tournament!

Still Time to Enter Saturday’s Ice Fishing Tournament!

31st Annual Great Northern Ice Fishing Tournament The Phelps-Land O' Lakes Lions Club will again be hosting the Great Northern

The Basics of Ice Fishing

So You Want to Try Ice Fishing…Here’s the Basics Want to be adventurous this winter? How about trying ice fishing?

The Basics of Ice Fishing
Staying Safe While Enjoying Ice Fishing

Staying Safe While Enjoying Ice Fishing

  Is it Safe To Fish? Given the warmer temperatures we have been experiencing in the Northwoods, now is a

Snowmobile Club Fundraiser Planned

Sunrise Lodge - Snowmobile Club Benefit Breakfast Sunrise Lodge will be hosting an all you can eat breakfast to benefit

Snowmobile Club Fundraiser Planned
Phelps Christmas Crunch Bazaar

Phelps Christmas Crunch Bazaar

Join us for the 1st Ever Phelps Christmas Crunch Bazaar! Looking to do a little last minute holiday gift shopping?

Phelps Snowmobile Club Newsletter

Phelps Snowmobile Club December, 2016 Newsletter Thank you, Marohl’s Brule River Tap for hosting our November meeting. December 10 &

Phelps Snowmobile Club Newsletter
Winter Breakfast Fundraiser in Phelps

Winter Breakfast Fundraiser in Phelps

Breakfast for a Cause...With Santa! All ages are welcome…come join us for a winter breakfast fundraiser and a visit with

The Fishing Heats up in Northern Wisconsin

Is it getting hotter… The fishing, I mean. After a roller-coaster week of warm temps and rising water temps, things

The Fishing Heats up in Northern Wisconsin
Save the Date for the 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest

Save the Date for the 6th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest

Join us for the 6th Annual Maple Syrup Fest in Northern Wisconsin! Think ahead to spring and save the date

November Fishing Report

Is fall finally here? We are now getting water temps in the mid 40’s and it should change your bait

November Fishing Report
Phelps School Fab Lab

Phelps School Fab Lab

From the Phelps School District: Dear Local Businesses, Phelps School District would like to partner with you and your business

36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic Results

Phelps Midwest Musky Classic Tournament Results [caption id="attachment_4094" align="alignleft" width="780"] From left to right: Corey Henne, Jacob Munes, Roger Haack

36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic Results
Latest Fishing Report for Phelps

Latest Fishing Report for Phelps

This past week water temps have taking a dip into the low to mid 50’s lake dependent. You should keep

Fall is Here – Fish are Fattening Up!

Fish in Phelps this Fall! With the air temps getting consistently into the 40’s at night in the next week,

Fall is Here – Fish are Fattening Up!
Fall Fishing Report from Phelps Wisconsin

Fall Fishing Report from Phelps Wisconsin

Slowly but surely, the temps are dropping - Autumn is here Water temps are in the mid 60’s on the

Vilas County 2016 Accommodations Tour

VILAS COUNTY CHAMBER ANNOUNCES 2016 VILAS COUNTY ACCOMMODATION TOUR & WORKSHOP CONTACT PERSON: Penny Weisman, President, Vilas County Chamber, 715.477.2205

Vilas County 2016 Accommodations Tour
Scarecrow Fest This Saturday in Phelps

Scarecrow Fest This Saturday in Phelps

Visit Phelps This Weekend for Scarecrow Fest! Saturday, September 17th 11 - 5 There's no limit on fun that you

Register Today for the 36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic!

Phelps Midwest Musky Classic Early Bird Deadline Musky hunters - Come catch the big one in Phelps, Wisconsin this fall!

Register Today for the 36th Annual Midwest Musky Classic!
Chamber Networking Event – September Business After 5

Chamber Networking Event – September Business After 5

Tri-Chamber Business After 5 Networking Event Scheduled The Phelps, Land O'Lakes and Conover Chambers continue their joint networking events in

2nd Annual Twin Tri Results

Congratulations Twin Tri Participants! We had so much fun in Phelps on August 27th with the 2nd Annual Twin Tri!

2nd Annual Twin Tri Results
Summer Fishing is Coming to an End

Summer Fishing is Coming to an End

Changing Seasons Changes Fishing There will be changes coming up in the Northwoods as the days are getting shorter. This

North & South Twin Lakes Musky Tournament Rules/Registration

Register today for the North & South Twin Lakes Musky Fishing Tournament! Try your hand catching those elusive muskies on

North & South Twin Lakes Musky Tournament Rules/Registration
Getting Back to the Fishing Basics

Getting Back to the Fishing Basics

Fishing Conditions Update Recently I had the privilege of taking out a couple young fishermen ages of 7 and 12. 

July 10th Fishing Conditions Update

Conditions-Conditions-Conditions It is that time of the year when conditions are going to dictate your fishing plans.  If it’s the

July 10th Fishing Conditions Update
Free Fishing Seminars in Phelps

Free Fishing Seminars in Phelps

Free fishing seminars scheduled for Tuesdays during the summer months.  Specific seminar dates are June 14, June 21, June 28,

2016 4th of July Parade Marshal

Phelps Announces 2016 Parade Marshal Phelps Native, WWII Veteran, Jack-of-all-trades - Leonard Alinen [caption id="attachment_3990" align="alignleft" width="225"] School sport trophies

2016 4th of July Parade Marshal
2016 Dunk Tank Schedule

2016 Dunk Tank Schedule

Who Do You Think Will Be Dunked The Most This Monday? [su_slider source="media: 3954,3986,3984,3982,3983,3985" height="600" responsive="no" title="no" speed="500"] Happy 4th

Twin Lakes Music Festival

2 Day Music Festival in Phelps, WI - Originally Published by Doug Etton, Vilas County News Review The 2016 Twin

Twin Lakes Music Festival
Early Summer Fish Patterns

Early Summer Fish Patterns

This Week's Fishing Tips With Bluegills/Sunfish and Bass finishing up on some lakes the rest of the fish are readying

Lake Like a Local and Beyond…

2016 Summer Bucket List If you are spending your summer in Phelps or just visiting for a day or a

Lake Like a Local and Beyond…
Vote for Our Parade Marshals

Vote for Our Parade Marshals

Who Will Lead The 2016 4th of July Parade? We are very fortunate here in Phelps to have a community

Fishing is in full swing

Warmer Days Mean Happy Fishing! Days have begun starting to warm up into the 70’s resulting in water temps that

Fishing is in full swing
It is going to be a Crappie week

It is going to be a Crappie week

Fish For the Crappies This Week! Days have begun starting to warm up into the 70’s resulting in water temps

Radio Club To Assist with Phelps Twin Triathlon

Triathlon in Vilas County Partners with Radio Club The Phelps Chamber welcomes the support and assistance of the Vilas County

Radio Club To Assist with Phelps Twin Triathlon
A Ride in the Park Set For May 29th

A Ride in the Park Set For May 29th

Conover Area Has Lots of Trails to Offer! Free Celebration at Conover’s Community Park - 11:30-3 Sunday, May 29th The

Fishing Report for Phelps

Warmer weather is coming… I hope With the days starting to warm up and nights staying above the freezing mark,

Fishing Report for Phelps
Phelps Rummage-A-Rama Planned for June 11

Phelps Rummage-A-Rama Planned for June 11

2016 ANNUAL PHELPS COMMUNITY RUMMAGE SALE The annual Phelps community rummage sale will be held Saturday, June 11, 2016 from

A Ride in the Park – Celebrating our Northwoods Trails!

Celebrate our local Trails this May! The Conover-Phelps biking and walking trail will officially open with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony

A Ride in the Park – Celebrating our Northwoods Trails!
Nicolet College Foundation Hosts 4th Annual Run to Remember in Rhinelander

Nicolet College Foundation Hosts 4th Annual Run to Remember in Rhinelander

Run to Remember in Rhinelander this August The Nicolet College Foundation will hold its Fourth Annual Run to Remember on

Maple Syrup Contest Winners

Winners from the Annual Maple Syrup Judging Contest Grade A: Golden Color and Delicate Taste 1st Place: Sugarbush Farm - Bill

Maple Syrup Contest Winners
Northwoods Blizzard Blast Supports Local Fire & EMS Departments

Northwoods Blizzard Blast Supports Local Fire & EMS Departments

Chilly Charlie Presents Donation to Local Fire & EMS Departments Chilly Charlie, mascot of the Northwoods BLIZZARD BLAST, recently presented

Ducks Unlimited Ladies Event

Annual Northern Snow Wings Area Ladies Ducks Unlimited Event Thursday, May 19th - Three Lakes, WI The Northern Snow Wings

Ducks Unlimited Ladies Event
Over 50 Vendors at Phelps Maple Syrup Fest!

Over 50 Vendors at Phelps Maple Syrup Fest!

Great Shopping in Phelps on April 2nd   [su_slider source="media: 3813,3812,2459,1765" height="600" responsive="no" title="no" speed="500"] This year will mark the

Tons of Winter Fun had at Northwoods Blizzard Blast

NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST FUN & WINNERS Winter enthusiasts of all ages enjoyed a fun filled day at the Northwoods Blizzard

Tons of Winter Fun had at Northwoods Blizzard Blast
Last Week For Ice Fishing!

Last Week For Ice Fishing!

Ice Fishing Report February 29, 2016 The colder weather is tightening some of the slush up. Travel can still be

Class Fundraiser at Sunrise Lodge

Freshman fundraiser planned The Phelps High School freshman class is sponsoring a fundraiser breakfast at Sunrise Lodge located at 5899

Class Fundraiser at Sunrise Lodge
Perch Are Biting in Phelps

Perch Are Biting in Phelps

Ice Fishing Report February 22, 2016 Northern Pike: We have been finding them from 8-14 feet of water.  Set tip-ups

Time to Go Ice Fishing in Phelps?

Ice Fishing Report February 15, 2016 Northern Pike: We have been finding them from 8-14 feet of water.  Set tip-ups

Time to Go Ice Fishing in Phelps?
FUN, FOOD, FIRE AND MUSIC ON THE TRAIL!!

FUN, FOOD, FIRE AND MUSIC ON THE TRAIL!!

Join the Phelps Snowmobile Club for some Trailside Fun on Saturday! Phelps Snowmobile Club invites you to stop and meet other

Ice Fishing Update for Phelps Area

The Pikes Are Still Biting Good! Ice Fishing Report - February 8, 2016 Northern Pike: We have been finding them from

Ice Fishing Update for Phelps Area
A Romantic Weekend – Northwoods Style

A Romantic Weekend – Northwoods Style

Plan the Perfect Valentine's Day Weekend in Phelps, Wisconsin! Nothing says love like a steamy kiss in the fresh air,

February 1st Ice Fishing Report

Ice Fishing for Northern Pikes Very Good in Phelps! Northern Pike: We have been finding them from 8-14 feet of

February 1st Ice Fishing Report
Maple Syrup Fest to Award Scholarship

Maple Syrup Fest to Award Scholarship

Scholarship for Local Student Phelps' annual Maple Syrup Fest has been growing over the past few years. 2015 included the

Snowmobile Trail Report For 1-29-16

A Great Weekend For a Snowmobile Trip! Trail Report From Avid Rider Thomas Kolling: Trails are in pretty good shape,

Snowmobile Trail Report For 1-29-16
January Fishing Report

January Fishing Report

 Local Ice Fishing Update January 25, 2016 Northern Pike: We have been finding them from 5-12 feet of water.  Set tip-ups

Maple Syrup Fest Raffle Prizes Announced

You could be this year's Raffle Winner! The 5th Annual Maple Syrup Fest is coming up soon in Phelps, Wisconsin.

Maple Syrup Fest Raffle Prizes Announced
Winter Carnival in Phelps

Winter Carnival in Phelps

  Winter Carnival Planned at Phelps School There will be a Phelps School/Community/Family "Winter Carnival" event sponsored by the Phelps School Community

Register Today for the 30th Annual Great Northern Ice Fishing Tournament!

Register Today for the 30th Annual Great Northern Ice Fishing Tournament Saturday, January 23rd The Phelps - Land O'Lakes Lions

Register Today for the 30th Annual Great Northern Ice Fishing Tournament!
Snowman Contest with Cash Prizes!

Snowman Contest with Cash Prizes!

NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST SNOWMAN BUILDING CONTEST Creative snowman builders wanted! The Northwoods Blizzard Blast is holding a Snowman Building Contest

Crafters Wanted for Maple Syrup Fest!

Save your Space for the 5th Annual Maple Syrup Fest! The Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will hold its 5th Annual

Crafters Wanted for Maple Syrup Fest!
Northwoods Blizzard Blast Winter Fun

Northwoods Blizzard Blast Winter Fun

A FLURRY OF WINTER FUN PLANNED FOR THE NORTHWOODS BLIZZARD BLAST! Winter fun for everyone is happening at the Northwoods

Three Times Amazing in the Northwoods!

Three Times Amazing in the Northwoods! One of the facts of life that make living in Phelps so awesome is

Three Times Amazing in the Northwoods!
2015 Musky Classic Results

2015 Musky Classic Results

What a Weekend For Musky Hunters!   Steve Scherbert with his 42" registered on Friday on Big Sand Lake.  

Scarecrow Fest a Big Hit!

Scarecrows, Pumpkins & More! The Women's Club knocked it out of the park again this year with a great day

Scarecrow Fest a Big Hit!
1st Annual Twin Tri Results

1st Annual Twin Tri Results

Phelps Holds 1st Annual Twin Triathlon On August 22nd, the first Twin Triathlon took place in Phelps. The event included

New Networking Opportunities from Local Chambers

Phelps, Lando and Conover Chambers Launch Networking Series Beginning this summer, the Phelps, Land O'Lakes and Conover Chambers are working

New Networking Opportunities from Local Chambers
Phelps Chamber Hosted Social Mixer

Phelps Chamber Hosted Social Mixer

The Phelps Chamber hosted a Social Mixer on Thursday, May 21st at Eddie B's White Spruce Restaurant in Eagle River.

Register for the 35th Annual Midwest Musky Classic!

Accepting Registration for the 35th Annual Phelps Midwest Musky Classic Come catch the big one in Phelps, Wisconsin this fall!

Register for the 35th Annual Midwest Musky Classic!
Where Yesterday Meets Tomorrow

Where Yesterday Meets Tomorrow

2015 Phelps 4th of July Parade Preparations are under way for the annual Phelps Independence Day Celebration that will be

Phelps Summer Saturdays – Farmers Market with a View!

Phelps Farmers Market Accepting Vendors The Phelps Farmer's Market will officially open for the season on July 4th, 2015 and

Phelps Summer Saturdays – Farmers Market with a View!
Vilas County ATV Trails and Routes Open

Vilas County ATV Trails and Routes Open

Explore Vilas County on ATV's! The eastern Vilas County ATV/UTV trails and routes officially opened for the season today. And

Discover the Rewards of Volunteering for Local Events!

Discover the Rewards of Volunteering for Local Events!

Do You Love Phelps Events? Get Involved! The Phelps Chamber of Commerce is proud to host fun events like the

Town Board Candidates Share Their Excitement for Phelps!

Spring is upon us here in the Northwoods, and we are all looking forward to the sunny days of summer.

Town Board Candidates Share Their Excitement for Phelps!
Remote Control Toy Demos in Phelps

Remote Control Toy Demos in Phelps

Maple Syrup Fest Featuring Remote Control Toy Demos! Pictured above is Chris Holperin, manager of the remote control department of

Guided Sugar Bush Tours in Phelps

Join us for the 2015 Phelps Maple Syrup Fest! On April 11, Phelps will again be holding its Phelps Maple

Guided Sugar Bush Tours in Phelps
Phelps Pure Maple Syrup Sale

Phelps Pure Maple Syrup Sale

2015 Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Phelps Pure Maple Syrup Sale Along with the end of winter comes the beginning of

Maple Café Returns on Saturday, April 11, 2015

Taste the Wonders of Maple Syrup at the Maple Cafe! [caption id="attachment_1779" align="aligncenter" width="583"] Try a tasty treat at the

Maple Café Returns on Saturday, April 11, 2015
Phelps Community Blood Drive Scheduled

Phelps Community Blood Drive Scheduled

  The Phelps Community Blood Drive  When: Thursday, March 5, 2:00 PM--6:00 PM Where: St Mary's Catholic Church, Phelps Wisconsin To

125 Years of Quality Construction Services & Support!

Can you believe that your neighborhood home center store has been family-owned for 125 years? That is almost unheard of

125 Years of Quality Construction Services & Support!
Snowmobiles & Romance in Phelps, Wisconsin!

Snowmobiles & Romance in Phelps, Wisconsin!

Are you scratching your head trying to come up with a unique way to spend this Valentine’s Day with your

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Seeks Entries for Syrup Contest

The 2015 Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will feature a maple syrup judging contest to select the “Northwoods Maple Syrup of

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Seeks Entries for Syrup Contest
2015 Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Coming Soon!

2015 Phelps Maple Syrup Fest Coming Soon!

Free Local Event in Phelps! Family Fun begins in Phelps Wisconsin on Saturday, April 11th, 2015  from 8:00 am to

Celebrating the Promise of Tomorrow in Phelps!

Rumors have been running wild about the potential upcoming changes in Phelps. What should we expect? Which buildings and areas

Celebrating the Promise of Tomorrow in Phelps!
Traveling through Time in Phelps

Traveling through Time in Phelps

A town’s past is often made up of old documents and preserved papers, random little items such as a pay

The Wonders of Winter Camping in Northern Wisconsin!

The amazing outdoor opportunities available in Northern Wisconsin have been attracting nature lovers and sportsmen for decades. An afternoon snowmobiling,

The Wonders of Winter Camping in Northern Wisconsin!
“Romance the Night Away” To Support the Arts in Land O’Lakes!

“Romance the Night Away” To Support the Arts in Land O’Lakes!

When it comes to encouraging creativity and creating an artistic community, the Land O’Lakes Artisans (LOLA) take the cake! This

Livin’ the Dream: Ice Fishing in Phelps

Are you itching to get out on the lake and enjoy some ice fishing? Want to share your love of

Livin’ the Dream: Ice Fishing in Phelps
Reason #4 – Unique Local Event Make Phelps Amazing!

Reason #4 – Unique Local Event Make Phelps Amazing!

Let’s talk about Phelps festivals and events – just in case you weren’t busy enough what with all the fantastic

Great Seasonal Boat Deals at Northern Edge Sport & Marine!

Winter and boats may not sound like they go together, but Northern Edge Sport & Marine make this the perfect

Great Seasonal Boat Deals at Northern Edge Sport & Marine!
The Northwoods Snowmobiling Season is Here!!

The Northwoods Snowmobiling Season is Here!!

We are all very excited that Vilas County trails, as of 4:00 p.m. today, are open to snowmobilers! Snowmobile riders

Reason #3 Life in Phelps is Amazing!

If you recall, the views of our picture-perfect town made it to the #1 slot for our top 5 reasons

Reason #3 Life in Phelps is Amazing!
Dine Small in Vilas County!

Dine Small in Vilas County!

Small Business Saturday reminds us all of the value and importance of small businesses and how one small purchase can

Celebrate Small Businesses in Vilas County!

The last week in November is the height of the holiday shopping season. Great sales are everywhere and shoppers are

Celebrate Small Businesses in Vilas County!
A New Mania Hits Phelps Wisconsin!

A New Mania Hits Phelps Wisconsin!

You may have heard the words ‘pickleball’, and mentally associated the word with a ball of pickled cucumber or some

Discover the Benefits of Massage with Twin Lakes Massage Therapy!

As the long Northwoods winter settles in, we are all extra busy juggling work, family, responsibilities, and all that snow!

Discover the Benefits of Massage with Twin Lakes Massage Therapy!
Reason #2 Why Living in Phelps is AMAZING!

Reason #2 Why Living in Phelps is AMAZING!

In the first installment of “5 Reasons Living in Phelps is AMAZING!”, we may have got a little carried away

5 Reasons Living in Phelps is AMAZING!

If you have vacationed in Phelps, or even just visited for an afternoon, you might imagine that our beautiful little

5 Reasons Living in Phelps is AMAZING!
Discover the Joys of Hunting in Phelps, Wisconsin!

Discover the Joys of Hunting in Phelps, Wisconsin!

Picture a hike through a beautiful forest in the early morning, with dew on fallen leaves and the sun just

34th Annual Phelps Midwest Musky Classic a Success!

This year’s Midwest Musky Classic, held in Phelps on October 3rd through 5th, was a cold and rainy one but

34th Annual Phelps Midwest Musky Classic a Success!
Landover ATV Club Hosts Inaugural ATV Ride in Phelps

Landover ATV Club Hosts Inaugural ATV Ride in Phelps

The Landover ATV Club will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony and group ATV ride this Saturday in celebration of

Get Your Engines Ready for Winter in Wisconsin

You may be dreading the approaching winter, thinking of all the cold and snow. But chances are you are eager

Get Your Engines Ready for Winter in Wisconsin
Educational Fun for Kids in Vilas County

Educational Fun for Kids in Vilas County

The beautiful colors of autumn are already passing in Vilas County, and winter is on it’s way. Although we are

Phelps School Presentation of Beauty and the Beast

The Phelps School Music Department proudly presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Jr. on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 7pm

Phelps School Presentation of Beauty and the Beast
Customized Training to be conducted by the University of Wisconsin – Extension’s Broadband & E-Commerce Center

Customized Training to be conducted by the University of Wisconsin – Extension’s Broadband & E-Commerce Center

Christopher A. Stark the Community Resource Development Educator for the Vilas County UW-Extension wanted me to pass this information along

Are You Ready for the Snow? North Winds Construction is!

Fall is a beautiful time of year here in Phelps, but the changing colors mean that the snowy season is

Are You Ready for the Snow? North Winds Construction is!
Phelps Fire Department Prime Rib Dinner

Phelps Fire Department Prime Rib Dinner

Phelps Fire Department Prime Rib Dinner will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 4:30pm-8:30pm at Hillside Resort located

Fur, Lumber & Resorts: An Overview of the Rich History of Phelps

The Rich History of Phelps, Wisconsin The stunning natural landscape of Phelps, Wisconsin has made it a premier travel destination

Fur, Lumber & Resorts: An Overview of the Rich History of Phelps
Phelps Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner Meeting

Phelps Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner Meeting

The Phelps Chamber of Commerce will be holding its Annual Chamber Dinner Meeting on Wednesday, October 15th with social hour

Northwoods Fall Fishing in Phelps

Here in Phelps, the colors of autumn are just beginning to kiss the tops of the trees with a sprinkling

Northwoods Fall Fishing in Phelps
Scarecrows, Pumpkins & Hay Rides – Fall Fun in Phelps at the 5th Annual Scarecrow Fest!

Scarecrows, Pumpkins & Hay Rides – Fall Fun in Phelps at the 5th Annual Scarecrow Fest!

There’s no better way to celebrate the turn of the seasons than a small town festival full of scarecrows, tasty

Properties with a Past in Phelps: Hazen Inn

It’s no surprise that Phelps, Wisconsin has long been a vacation destination, with the many freshwater lakes brimming with fish

Properties with a Past in Phelps: Hazen Inn
The Wilderness Reserve Geared Up For Hunting Season

The Wilderness Reserve Geared Up For Hunting Season

The Wilderness Reserve of Phelps is excited to announce the opening of the 2014 hunting season on their historic reserve.

4th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest

The 4th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest will be held Saturday, April 11th, 2015 from 8am-4pm at Phelps School located

4th Annual Phelps Maple Syrup Fest
Barefoot’s Marine – Four Season Service for Outdoor Fun!

Barefoot’s Marine – Four Season Service for Outdoor Fun!

In a town where lakes and snowmobile trails are just waiting to be enjoyed, Barefoot’s Marine makes sure that not

Phelps Historical Museum Open House

Phelps Historical Museum Open House August 31st. Held at the Phelps Historical Museum from 1pm - 4pm at 2299 Hwy

Phelps Historical Museum Open House
We All Scream for Ice Cream – A Historical Look at The World’s Favorite Cold Treat

We All Scream for Ice Cream – A Historical Look at The World’s Favorite Cold Treat

Who doesn’t love a nice, cold ice cream cone on a hot day? Or the sweet tradition of a root

Phelps Scarecrow Fest

Phelps Scarecrow Fest will be held Saturday, September 13th from 10am to 5pm in downtown Phelps. Browse the Craft Fair,

Phelps Scarecrow Fest
Upselling Successfully Increases Customer Satisfaction!

Upselling Successfully Increases Customer Satisfaction!

The second sale, cross-selling, the sale after the sale – are you making the most of each customer interaction? It

34th Annual Midwest Musky Tournament

The 34th Annual Midwest Musky Classic will be held the weekend of October 3rd thru 5th, 2014. Come catch the

34th Annual Midwest Musky Tournament
Northwoods Vacation Fun: Try Tasty Local Foods in Phelps!

Northwoods Vacation Fun: Try Tasty Local Foods in Phelps!

Did you know that the honey and maple syrups sold in grocery stores often aren't the real thing? And the

Check Out North Twin Builders Blog for Home Tips & Area Events!

The Phelps Chamber is proud to have so many great business members providing an array of services for our area.

Check Out North Twin Builders Blog for Home Tips & Area Events!
Get Involved with the Phelps Chamber!

Get Involved with the Phelps Chamber!

Are you wondering how you can be an active member of the Phelps Chamber? We have the answer! And the

Honoring Independence Day in Phelps Wisconsin

“Well met again, we greet each friend, In social glee this day to spend, To Washington we’ll drink and say

Honoring Independence Day in Phelps Wisconsin
5 Steps to Take Control of Your Business Reputation

5 Steps to Take Control of Your Business Reputation

64% of customers place more value on customer service than on pricing…This means that your potential customers would rather pay

Explore Nature in Phelps Wisconsin!

Picture a wide open green field dotted with the bright yellow of dandelions, the soft blue of forget-me-nots, with not

Explore Nature in Phelps Wisconsin!
Phelps Library Fundraiser

Phelps Library Fundraiser

The Phelps Public Library is hosting a fundraiser event at the Wavering Park pavilion on Saturday, June 28 from 4-8

Properties with a Past in Phelps: Big Sand Lake Club

The Phelps Chamber’s exploration into the colorful history of Phelps, Wisconsin continues with a look at the Big Sand Lake

Properties with a Past in Phelps: Big Sand Lake Club
Phelps Community Blood Drive

Phelps Community Blood Drive

The Phelps Women's Club is sponsoring a Community Blood Drive for Thursday from 2:00pm - 6:00pm at St. Mary's Catholic

Are You Getting the Most From Your Employees?

As your business is gearing up and hiring additional staff for the busy Northwoods summer season, take the time to

Are You Getting the Most From Your Employees?
Phelps Women's Club Chicken Dinner

Phelps Women's Club Chicken Dinner

The Phelps Women's Club is hosting its annual Chicken Dinner fundraiser at Hillside Resort located at 2474 South Shore Road,

Spring in Phelps – The Perfect Time to Visit!

    [caption id="attachment_1552" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Phelps boasts of serene, secluded campsites, right on the lake![/caption] The flowers are blooming,

Spring in Phelps – The Perfect Time to Visit!
Tour of Historic Phelps Homes

Tour of Historic Phelps Homes

The Phelps Historical Museum Third Annual Tour of Historic Phelps Homes Saturday, June 28th at 9:00 am. Ticket price of

Properties with a Past in Phelps

[caption id="attachment_1538" align="aligncenter" width="250"] Fort Eagle in Phelps, WI[/caption] Fort Eagle – Home of “Homeless Homer” Galpin Homer K. Galpin,

Properties with a Past in Phelps
Why Your Northern Wisconsin Business Should be on Facebook

Why Your Northern Wisconsin Business Should be on Facebook

The whole world is addicted to social media – Facebook, Twitter, YouTube…the list of social media sites is extensive and

Phelps Rummage A Rama

  The Phelps Community Development has scheduled the annual community wide rummage-a-rama for Saturday, June 14 from 8 am -

Phelps Rummage A Rama
Opening Day Of Fishing Breakfast

Opening Day Of Fishing Breakfast

The Lac Vieux Desert Lake Association will sponsor its annual Opening Day Breakfast Saturday, May 3 at Sunrise Lodge located

Dinner And A Show At Phelps School

The Phelps School spring musical, The Little Mermaid, will be performed Saturday, May 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Phelps

Dinner And A Show At Phelps School
Phelps Honored with Visit from Successful Upper Michigan Chamber

Phelps Honored with Visit from Successful Upper Michigan Chamber

On Wednesday, March 20th, Phelps Chamber of Commerce was pleased to host a networking event with an engaging speaker from

Breakfast Fundraiser for Phelps School 2nd Grade

The 2nd grade class from Phelps School is holding a fundraiser breakfast at Sunrise Lodge from 7:30 - 11:30am on Saturday,

Breakfast Fundraiser for Phelps School 2nd Grade
Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2014

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2014

Suffering from cabin fever this winter? Break the winter blues by joining us in beautiful Phelps, WI for our 3rd

Great Escape March Birthday Party

Come celebrate at the Great Escape for those with birthdays in March. It will be held Saturday, March 15th from

Great Escape March Birthday Party
Dublins Sports Bar & Grill St. Patrick's Day Party

Dublins Sports Bar & Grill St. Patrick's Day Party

Come join the St. Patrick's Day fun at Dublin's Sports Bar & Grill located at 4394 Twin Overlook in Conover,

Phelps Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Rob Andersen III, of Hillside Resort, and Colin Crawford of Colin Crawford's Guide Service are again organizing the Phelps Annual

Phelps Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Phelps Public Forum by The Phelps Community Development

Phelps Public Forum by The Phelps Community Development

The Phelps Community Development will be hosting "Meet the Candidate" forum on March 20th, 2014 at 7pm at the Phelps

The Importance of Chambers in the Community and Business Relationships

 Dear Vilas County Chambers & Chamber Business Partners,  You are cordially invited to attend  "The Importance of Chambers in the

The Importance of Chambers in the Community and Business Relationships
Broadband Impact on the Business Bottom Line Thursday, March 6, 2014

Broadband Impact on the Business Bottom Line Thursday, March 6, 2014

You are invited to join the UW-Extension Center for Community Technology Solutions Webinar Broadband Impact on the Business Bottom Line Thursday, March

Phelps Women's Club Blood Drive

The Phelps Women's Club will be holding a blood drive on March 13th, 2014 at St. Mary's Catholic Church located

Phelps Women's Club Blood Drive
Phelps Snowmobile Club Spaghetti Feed

Phelps Snowmobile Club Spaghetti Feed

The Phelps Snowmobile Club will be holding its annual Spaghetti Feed fundraiser.  The event is scheduled for Saturday, March 8, 2014

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2014

Mark you calendars the Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2014 will be here very soon. For a 2014 Arts, Craft, &

Phelps Maple Syrup Fest 2014
A Flurry of Winter Fun Planned for the "Northwoods Blizzard Blast"

A Flurry of Winter Fun Planned for the "Northwoods Blizzard Blast"

Winter fun for everyone is happening at the Northwoods Blizzard Blast on February 16, 2014.  Plan to head to the

PHELPS WINTER CARNIVAL! February 1 at Phelps School

PHELPS WINTER CARNIVAL! February 1 at Phelps School

FREE Games and Inflatables in the Big Gym from 4-7pm! Free Music by The Popular Girl Band 6:30-8:00pm in the small gym. Playing A

The Third Annual Wounded Warriors In Action Phelps Fund Raiser Banquet

Third annual WWIA banquet scheduled. The Third Annual Wounded Warriors In Action Phelps Fund Raiser Banquet will be held on

The Third Annual Wounded Warriors In Action Phelps Fund Raiser Banquet
Phelps 5th Annual Predator Hunt for 2014

Phelps 5th Annual Predator Hunt for 2014

PHELPS 5TH ANNUAL PREDATOR HUNT January 3rd, 2014 – January 12th, 2014 Meeting at Great Escape, Friday January 3rd, 2014,

An update from the Phelps Snowmobile Club

Here is some news of upcoming events from the Phelps Snowmobile Club that was emailed to us as a newsletter. Looks like

An update from the Phelps Snowmobile Club
A Successful Annual Dinner and Enjoyable Evening

A Successful Annual Dinner and Enjoyable Evening

It was a wonderful time at our annual dinner meeting tonight. We had a great turnout. Thanks to Gary, Doug

Phelps Chamber Annual Meeting & Dinner November 14th, 2013

On November 14th the Phelps Chamber will be having their Annual Dinner. All area businesses are invited and you are

Phelps Chamber Annual Meeting & Dinner November 14th, 2013
Enjoy the Serenity of the Northwoods

Enjoy the Serenity of the Northwoods

Want to know a little Northwoods secret? Our pristine Northern Wisconsin Lakes are some of the best places to simply

Fishing Report for November

Muskies: With the water dropping below 40 degrees, large suckers or sausages, as I like to call them, and very

Fishing Report for November
Crappies, Crappies, and Crappies…

Crappies, Crappies, and Crappies…

These fish seem to be everywhere, Let the sun warm up the water later in the morning and afternoon and

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