As closures continue, restaurants fine-tune their menus, options|
One-stop site lists coronavirus resources
|As the community continues to support local dining throughout this pandemic, more establishments are offering daily specials and more delivery options to appease customers.|
Here is a list of the local establishments with carryout, call-in, curbside pick-up, delivery or drive-thru services.
This will be updated regularly in the Antigo Daily Journal, any revisions please call Rachel DeHart, at 715-623-4191.
bb Jack's Antigo â€ carryout and curbside pick-up, open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., 715-623-5611.
Two Angels Family Restaurant â€ carryout, open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., 715-623-2321.
Country Kitchen â€ carryout, open 6 a.m. to ?, 715-627-4394.
Fifth Avenue â€ carryout and curbside pick-up, open Monday - Thursday 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., 715-623-2893.
Dixie Lunch â€ carryout, curbside pick-up and special delivery (from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. only), open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., 715-623-4634.
Swartzendruber's â€ curbside pickup, carryout and delivery, open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for lunch and 4 p.m. to ? for dinner, 715-627-7027.
Chet & Emil's â€ carryout, open M
Becky Majewski, left and Vickie Wagner, right are following the guidelines by standing six feet apart and keeping sanitary to provide excellent food service from Vickie and the Vets.
As Wisconsin continues to hunker down, municipal, county government and private organizations are banding together to offer a one-stop site for sharing the latest information and updates regarding the coronavirus pandemic.
Everbridge offers alerts through its "Health Information and Health News" with Antigo/Langlade County Citizen Information. The link is available on the bottom of the county website or at alcinfo.com or via the Everbridge app by searching "Antigo" or "Langlade County."
To quickly receive the most abbreviated text alerts only for the COVID-19 situation, can text "ALCCOVID19" to 888-777.
The Langlade County Economic Development Corporation and Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce have both established webpages that detail the most relevant and timely local news and links.
The â€˜Langlade County Coronavirus Resources' page includes links to the wellness-related dimensions of the crisis. Visitors can immediately access the Langlade County Health Department and Aspirus Langlade Hospital.
The rapidly changing nature of information regarding the pandemic means that local businesses and groups must be flexible. To that e
Journal adjusts hours, ad and new deadlines
The Antigo Daily Journal, like businesses across Wisconsin, continues to make changes to hours and deadlines in response to the evolving coronavirus pandemic.
The Journal office is currently closed to foot traffic, but editorial and advertising representatives are available by calling the office at 715-623-4191. When the office is able to be reopened, new hours will be 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Deadlines for editorial and advertisements have also been adjusted. Deadline for display advertising, including public legal notices, is now 48 hours before the publication date. That includes classified display ads.
The deadline for regular classified ads has also been adjusted. They will now be accepted up to 9:30 a.m. the day before the first publication.
The Journal is also adjusting deadlines for obituary notices. Funeral homes are asked to have the notices to the Journal office by 9:30 a.m. the day of publication. They may be emailed to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Journal continues to be one of the few remaining daily printed newspapers in the state and that is not changing. The new deadlines are due to shortened schedules cau
County limits office hours, stresses essential services are continuing
To protect the health and well-being of the community, guests, and employees, Langlade County is implementing limitations on public access to county buildings effective today.
Though the public may find that employees are present at various locations, the offices are restricting access and the public is encouraged to use electronic sources or phones to contact the offices for their needs.
The Court system and county supporting offices are currently following their normal hours of operation and open to the public until directives are received by the court system that modify the hours of operations.
Langlade County Courthouse: Open normal hours; Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., for in-person business. All individuals are encouraged to call the Courthouse Information line at (715)-627- 6215 before arriving to inquire whether your needs can be met via phone or the hours and days of operation have changed. The Wisconsin courts are managed by the State Court system and have different statutory requirements than the county offices. Some county offices support the court system and are therefore open to the public while others are not. County Departme
Eight tips for managing fear, anxiety over coronavirus news
By CARRIE KUBACKI
Health and well-being educator
With the coronavirus outbreak, many people may be experiencing a variety of emotions, including fear and anxiety. Denying or hiding our feelings is likely to cause even more distress, so how can we acknowledge our real fears while managing our emotions?
The following eight tips are just a few reminders that we can use in our daily lives to maintain emotional balance.
â€Recognize that people show different reactions with fear and anxiety. Some symptoms include: worry, panic, sleeplessness, anger, sadness, confusion, helplessness.
â€Get the facts. Use trusted, scientific sources for information like the Centers for Disease Control (https://www.cdc.gov/).
â€Limit the amount of time watching or listening to news coverage to help decrease agitation and worry.
â€Engage in activities that help to distract from fear. Listen to music, read books, watch funny movies, play games with family
â€Stay positively connected with others while maintaining social distancing measures. Some ideas are: phone calls, Skype, Facetime, or other types of social med