Tag Archives: northwoods

Educational Fun for Kids in Vilas County

05 Oct

The beautiful colors of autumn are already passing in Vilas County, and winter is on it’s way. Although we are still lucky enough to have some warm and sunny days to enjoy the great outdoors, the temperatures are dropping and many of us are chased indoors. Take advantage of the cooler weather by visiting our […]

Colorful Characters in Phelps History

07 May

“Homeless Homer” Galpin – Chicago Bootlegger or Early Phelps Marketer? The development of our great town of Phelps is often credited to the logging industry that thrived throughout Vilas County in the 1800’s. However, it could be argued that Phelps would not have developed into the travel destination it is today without the foresight and […]

Why Your Northern Wisconsin Business Should be on Facebook

05 May

The whole world is addicted to social media – Facebook, Twitter, YouTube…the list of social media sites is extensive and overwhelming. Everyone, everywhere is logging in to social platforms on a daily basis to socialize and share, for education and entertainment, and just to pass the time. For small businesses, this is good news. Why […]

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

03 Mar

You are invited to join the UW-Extension Center for Community Technology Solutions Webinar Broadband Impact on the Business Bottom Line Thursday, March 6, 2014  –   1-2:30 PM CST This webinar is intended for anyone who wants to learn more about how a business web presence can impact the business’ bottom line. Topics covered will include: 1. Importance […]

Enjoy the Serenity of the Northwoods

04 Oct

Want to know a little Northwoods secret? Our pristine Northern Wisconsin Lakes are some of the best places to simply enjoy the beauty and serenity of the northwoods. Because of their size and location, many of these lakes have little boating traffic or congestion. Discover the year-round activities on our Northern Wisconsin Lakes. And please […]