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Recreation Opportunities Fuel Venerable Langlade County Business

May 9, 2022

For over eight decades, Suick Lure Company has been helping muskie fishermen land those elusive lunkers. The manufacturer, which recently relocated to a former elementary school northeast of Antigo, was the brainchild of fisherman and innovator Frank Suick. He developed the now-famous Thriller in the 1930s after studying the feeding habits of the fish on…

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Johnson Electric Coil Sale Completes Transition from Bockes to Berndt

January 20, 2022

The ownership of Johnson Electric Coil Company was transferred from Bill and Beth Bockes to Julie Berndt, company president, effective Jan. 3, 2022.

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Working Forests Celebrated during Wood Products Week

October 29, 2021

Forest products are so important to Wisconsin’s counties and to the state that Governor Tony Evers declared October 18-24, 2021 as Forest Products Week.

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Join Peace Lutheran Sunday to Salute a Successful Expansion Project

October 29, 2021

The public is invited to celebrate with Peace Lutheran Ministries of Antigo on Sunday, October 31, 2021, for the dedication of the brand new 16,710-square-foot expansion project. The dedication will take place at 11:30 a.m. outside of the new building in the 300 block of Lincoln Street.

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Flowers Business Growing into Larger Space

March 23, 2021

Flowers from the Heart on Fifth will soon move from leased space at 817 Fifth Ave. to purchased space at 819 Fifth Ave.

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Little Wolf Express Lube open on Neva Road

January 7, 2021

Antigo welcomes the first new business in 2021. Little Wolf Express Lube is open at 1436 Neva Road, right across from the south entrance to the fairgrounds.

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Gilbert’s Sentry Celebrating Another Milestone

March 4, 2020

Gilbert’s Sentry has always been Antigo’s “Goldilocks store.” Antigo’s “Goldilocks store.” From the day Lee and Janis Gilbert arrived in Antigo, through the shift to the “new building” in 1976 and, now under the Gilbert’s Sentry moniker, the store has always been just right, giving patrons what they want and need on Antigo’s famous “south…

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Antigo has Two New Floral Shops just in Time for Big Day

February 20, 2020

Antigo supported two local florists for decades. Now, it has the opportunity to do it again. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Antigo Floral and Flowers From the Heart on Fifth have opened their doors in Antigo’s downtown area.

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High School, Goodwill, Local Businesses Join for a Jobs Program

January 30, 2020

Antigo Goodwill store and other local businesses are working to end roadblocks to employment for students with barriers by teaching them basic skills that employers need.

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County Bus Service Gets New Logo, Name to Reflect Its Expanded Scope of Services

January 29, 2020

The former Red Robin Transit name has been replaced by the new Langlade County Public Transit (LCPT) name and logo. The Red Robin logo is gone and is being replaced by a green-and-white tree logo and color scheme.

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