Christmas tree offer from Hiawatha forest
GLADSTONE – Holiday trees are now available for cutting on Hiawatha National Forest land.
For the price of a “tree tag” ($5) area residents may cut a tree from National Forest land. To obtain a permit, in the form of a tree tag, stop at a local Ranger District office at beginning Nov. 19 and continuing through December 2012.
Along with the permit, tree cutting guidelines, information regarding cutting areas, and suggestions for flame-proofing the tree will be provided. For more information, contact the U.S. Forest Service at 341-5666.
Raffle for Packer/Lion skybox ending soon
MARQUETTE – On Nov. 21, four names will be drawn to receive two tickets each to the Dec. 9 Packers vs. Lions game at Lambeau Field.
All winners will be treated to an event in the LeGalley Skybox.
Raffle tickets are $20 each and can be purchased online at www.upbeaconhouse.org.