Highlights from the December 7
edition of The Sounder
Village of Random Lake Voters Approve Referendum to Create a Full-Time Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Position -- The official vote on Nov. 28 was 177 yes, 47 no. The new village employee for the Random Lake Fire Department will cover daytime hours, Monday through Friday. On Dec. 4 the village board approved the 2018 budget, which includes the new employee.
Random Lake Area Historical Society Achieves $25,000 in Donations -- The society now will receive its $25,000 matching grant for 2017. An anonymous donor has made the same $25,000 matching grant offer for 2018. Read more about it.
Random Lake's 'Night of Lights' Returns on Fri., Dec. 1 -- See photos from this annual celebration.
WTMJ Radio to Broadcast from Random Lake -- On Fri., Dec. 15, from 3 to 6 p.m. WTMJ's John Mercure will bring the "We Love Wisconsin Tour" to Random Lake, broadcasting from the Homefront Restaurant. Doors open at 3 p.m.
Random Lake Chamber of Commerce Promotes 'Chamber Dollars' -- These gift certificates can be spent at participating local businesses.
Adell's Emmanuel Lutheran Church Completes Redecoration Project -- The church will be hosting a concert by the Random Lake High School Chamber Singers on Wed., Dec. 13, at 6:30 p.m.
Another Busy Year for the Random Lake Area Interfaith Food Pantry -- More than 25 tons of food were distributed to 168 families. The pantry is located on the grounds of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Adell.
Blood Donations Sought by American Red Cross and BloodCenter of Wisconsin -- Both agencies have issued a call for more blood donors. Each week The Sounder lists upcoming blood drives in The Sounding Board on Page 10.
What's Happening at Lakeview Community Library? -- See the list of new books and other library news too. The library is open Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Your library card is free!
The Weekly Clergy Comment -- All area pastors are invited to write a periodic column in The Sounder. Read a new one each week -- see what they have to say.
Obituaries in the Dec. 7 Edition -- Oliver H. V. Weinhold, Jennifer Jane Pierce-Stahl (the obituary link above is updated daily).
A List of Fun Family Activities -- Check The Sounding Board, a detailed calendar of events, on Pages 10-11. It has concerts, plays, art exhibits, dinners, brat fries, fundraisers, local government meetings, bloodmobile visits, walks and runs, family fun activities, and lots more.
Follow Your Favorite High School Sports Team -- See up-to-date results from the Random Lake Rams and Ozaukee Warriors -- plus Big East Conference standings.
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