"Oh,dear! Can you find the deer?!" Looking west toward Spencer Lake, through my front-yard dining room window while having breakfast... What a beautiful sight to wake-up to, first thing in the morning...
A beach-front house on Spencer Lake, is severely damaged by many uprooted trees. Notice that some of the trees are snapped half-way up their trunks, resulting in the extremely high winds, produced by Waupaca's historic 2001 "Storm of the Century..."
2001- WAUPACA'S "STORM OF THE CENTURY!" -SPENCER LAKE-MY SONS, NATHAN AND JEREMY PLUNKETT, ARE ON OUR PIER WATCHING THE GIANT WALL-CLOUD APPROACHING FROM THE NW... (Also have next-day storm-damage photos from around the lake)
On Mon. May 21 at 10:30 am, Keith Penny and Duane Javoroski attempt to capture a loose swarm of bees and their queen attached to the side of the Dane's Home, downtown Waupaca. Tom Simpson provided his lift truck.
Thank you to Farmers State Bank for your Donation to support local disaster relief and preparedness.(l-r)Steven Hansen, Chapter Executive Northeast Wisconsin; Keith Snyder, Vice President, Donald Volkman, Senior Vice President, Laine Lazers, President, Farmers State Bank; Vicki P. Jenks, Board Member, American Red Cross.
Thank you to First National Bank for being a Hero for the American Red Cross and supporting local disaster relief and preparedness. (l-r) Kris Smith, Marketing, First National Bank, Vicki P. Jenks, Board Member, American Red Cross.
Jim Klismet owner of Waupaca Travel Center receives Appreciation Certificate from Central Wisconsin Marine Corps League represented by Dan and Rollie Johnson. The recognition is for "Loyalty and Patriotism as exemplified by Publicly and Proudly displaying the United States Flag"
Before the championship game between New London bulldogs and Luxenberg- Casco,New London Highschool juniors, Anna Solberg and Jodi Lecompte opened the program by singing the National Anthem at the University of Wisconsin Kohl Center in Madison. Later they entertained the crowds during the half time show along side the New London Varsity Dance team.