Antigo Area Weekend Activities|
Finally, the calendar and temperatures appear to be tilting toward spring across the northwoods.
The Antigo High School musical, a sure harbinger of the spring season opens in one week and thereís more on the docket as well, including pancakes and sauerkraut.
A look ahead, taken from the Antigo Daily Journalís advertising columns, follows:
The Menís Club at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Polar will host the annual sauerkraut dinner on Sunday beginning at 11:30 a.m. The menu will include sauerkraut with pork and beef, potatoes and gravy, vegetable, bread and rolls, dessert, milk and coffee. Admission is $8 for adults, $3 for ages six to 12 and free for five and under.
The Antigo Knights of Columbus will host a pancake breakfast on Sunday, 8 a.m. to noon, at the hall on Center Street. Enjoy all-you-can-eat buttermilk and potato pancakes along with pork sausages, coffee, milk and orange juice.
Stone Soup Brothers perform gospel music every Wednesday, 4 to 6 p.m., at The Thirsty Soul Coffee Shop and Christian Bookstore. It is located downtown in the 800 block of Fifth Avenue.
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Motorists fined for traffic violations
Citations carried some expensive fines for a number of individuals who made appearances this week in Langlade County Circuit Court.
The tickets were issued by either the Antigo Police Department, the Langlade County Sheriffís Department or the Wisconsin State Patrol.
Operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated carries a fine of $887.50 and a six to nine month revocation of an individualís driverís license. Depending on the blood alcohol level, first-time offenders may also be ordered to equip their vehicle with an ignition interlock device.
Cited for the crime were Michael J. Ourada, 62, W10464 Highway G, and Robert T. Donohue, 62, 1239 Arctic St.
Others ticketed for traffic-related violations were as follows:
Michael D. Young, 28, 780 Gowan Road, $50 plus court costs for driving with a revoked license; Michael Matthew R. Newton, 20, 1603 Edison St., Daniel E. Rank, 32, 710 1/2 Lincoln St., $200.50 for operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license; Melissa J. Mattson, 22, Lily, $200.50 for driving without a valid license; Lisa L. Pritchett, 45, 711 Graham Ave., $200.50 for operating a motor vehicle without insurance; Jeremiah M. Nycz
Antigo Area Weekend Activities
Looking for something different on the menu? This is the weekend for you.
From wild game in Elcho to sauerkraut at Peace Lutheran and soup in Aniwa, there will be something for every palate this weekend.
The days ahead will also bring banquets, cribbage and even a beer-tasting tonight.
A preview, taken from the Antigo Daily Journalís advertising columns, follows:
A six-decade tradition continues Sunday when the Peace Lutheran Menís Club hosts its annual sauerkraut dinner.
Serving will begin at 11:30 a.m. in the churchís Fellowship Hall. The menu will include select pork, sauerkraut, potatoes, relishes and cake.
Tickets are $9 for adults and $3 for children. Carryouts will be available.
Elcho United Church of Christ Menís Club will host the 17th annual Pastor Jackís Wild Game feed Saturday in the Jack LaMar pavilion located behind the church. Social hour begins at 4 p.m. with dinner at 5:30 p.m. The menu will include a wide assortment of wild game, fish and fowl. There will also be gun, bucket and 50/50 raffles and door prizes.
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Defendants who failed on supervision now going to jail
An inability to succeed on probation triggered an influx of cases brought before Reserve Judge Glenn Hartley in the Langlade County courtroom this week.
Several individuals already receiving terms of supervision for their crimes made return visits after having their probation revoked due to new violations.
Bryan Alloway, 32, of 1727 Clermont St. is going to prison for his transgression. He was ordered to serve one year of incarceration, followed by one year of extended supervision, on counts dating to 2014, specifically for the possession of marijuana and narcotic drugs.
He was originally placed on probation for the crimes in October. He has since racked up new charges including various felony drug crimes in Marathon County.
Geoffrey Banks, 31, of 708 Clermont St. was ordered to serve 10 months in jail, minus 106 daysí time served, for crimes of strangulation or suffocation and disorderly conduct. His initial two-year term of supervision, which was later revoked, began in June.
Aaron Bostwick, 19, of 1016 Fifth Ave. will serve eight months in jail for three counts of theft dating to last year. He originally received two years of probation in
Antigo teen held, find pot under his bed
Officers from the Juvenile Services Department were talking to a local 15-year-old, who ended up being taken into custody for illegal drug possession.
The juvenile investigator requested help from Antigo police, and they discovered two metal boxes under his bed. One contained e-cigarettes and the other, what appeared to be, a pipe used to smoke marijuana.
In addition to the paraphernalia and the green leafy substance, there was an electronic scale. He explained it was to be sure he wasnít being cheated when he was making a pot purchase.
Police reported that the green leafy substance was marijuana and the teen was transported to a secure detention facility in Wausau.
He will be called to juvenile court on the charges.
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