by Hannah Tetzlaff In light of COVID-19’s close connection with wildlife trafficking, Freeland Foundation’s message holds a stronger message than ever before: “a world free of wildlife trafficking and human slavery.” COVID-19’s impact on the world and the deaths it has caused has strengthened Freeland’s resolve to put a […]

Freeland fights for a world rid of wildlife trafficking

by Hannah Tetzlaff After more than a month searching for the right individual to lead the Green Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, the chamber’s board of directors have chosen its new executive director: Lisa Beck. Beck is replacing Liane Walsh, who served as the executive director for the last […]

GL Chamber hires new executive director

by Hannah Tetzlaff Amid closures and social distancing, Freeland is planning to move forward with its film festival in September. “Our plan is to have that [festival happen],” Freeland board member Rich Christian said. “Everybody hopes this is going to end soon because it truly is making everyone’s life […]

Freeland moves forward with film festival; bigger emphasis on wildlife ...

by Hannah Tetzlaff As Green Lake residents walk around after spending time isolated inside, they may notice flyers with large hearts displayed throughout town. These flyers are a result of the efforts of the Green Lake Rocks group, which wanted to create and spread joy during a difficult time. […]

GL Rocks aim to create happiness with flyers

by Hannah Tetzlaff Though thought of as a recreational and tourist area, vacationers and Green Lake County residents no longer may utilize local campgrounds, per a recent health order released by Green Lake County Health Officer Kathy Munsey. Munsey is ordering the closure of all campgrounds in the county, which […]

GL County orders closure of campgrounds to prevent spread of ...

During a live trivia video, Brandon Public Library Director Christy Ross holds up the book “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth-Grader,” based off of the show of the same name. She and librarian Sherry Laper ask questions from the book during the library’s live trivia event. by Hannah Tetzlaff […]

What time is it? Story Time! Brandon Public Library spreads ...

by Hannah Tetzlaff Green Lake County officials are asking tourists not to visit the area for the next month in order to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19. “Local officials are encouraging tourists not to visit Green Lake County for the next 30 days as the county attempts to […]

GL County officials ask tourists not to visit for 30 ...