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A picture from the 2017 White Deer Triathlon being held Sat. May 20 in Boulder Junction, Wi. Hundreds of participants paddle kayaks on Boulder Lake, bike from Camp Manitowish and run to the finish line in downtown Boulder Junction. WXPR is a cosponsor.

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A meeting last week in Rhinelander has put energy into a movement to revive the cancelled School of the Arts at Rhinelander.

The announcement came late last year of UW-Madison's withdrawl from the program that began in Rhinelander in 1964.

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June and July are typically the months where Wisconsin sees the most severe weather events. Emergency managers are encouraging Northwoods residents and visitors are encouraged to obtain a NOAA all-hazards weather radio.  The devices can provide 24/7 information from the weather service and county emergency government. Oneida County Emergency Management’s Dawn Robinson explains.