School is out for summer, which means we are in the prime of the boating and summer fishing seasonRead More
are Tuesday, April 4th. Local and statewide races will be on the ballot including State Superintendent of Public Instruction and City of Chetek Alderman.
Pick up a Chetek Alert or follow the link below for information on elections in your municipality.
For those businesses interested in attending, please contact:
Janice O'Hara 715-924-3137 ext 2002 or Jennifer Blatz at the Chamber 715-924-3200
Open to the public after 3:30
We're going INDOORS!
We have decided to move Winter Fest 2017 to Gilligans! With the incoming snow, dropping temps, unsafe ice... we've decided this will be a lot more fun & safe! For those of you who want the outdoor experience, we'll have fire pits on the patio.
• Bikini Run will go at 1 p.m. and you're gonna love this- HUMAN SLED DOGS!! Yup, we'll pull our participants around the track. They can bring their own "dogs" or we'll supply them.
• FREE Prize drawings- all attendees 21 & over get a a ticket
• Meat Raffles
• 50/50 Drawings
• Prize Raffles
• Snow bowling on the patio
Don't forget to start your day with the Pancake Breakfast at Red's!!
PLUS we'll still be drawing for that Polaris ATV and MORE!!
Governor Scott Walker and his staff will be at Chetek-Weyerhaeuser HS/MS at 1:30 pm on Monday, February 20th to speak with the student body and any community members who wish to attend. Community members should enter the doors by the gymnasium and commons area, as assembly will take place in the High School gymnasium.
Winter Fest WILL GO ON!
Yes, the warm weather has caused the races to be cancelled but there's still plenty of events to enjoy. Think of it like a winter BEACH PARTY!!
Check out the Winter Fest website for an updated schedule PLUS you can still enter the Scavenger Hunt or support the Bikini Run fundraiser. Raffle tickets are still available for the ATV and you can still pre-buy your Winter Fest gear in the store below!
Winter Fest Raffle
Prizes are a 2016 Polaris Sportsmen 570 • Brewers ticket package • Dinner every monthly for a year at Gilligans • Dinner every monthly for a year at Reds. Tickets are $10 each or 3 for $25 and are available at local Chamber Member busineses.
Well, have you heard the buzz? Apparently the “word on the street” - or so I'm told - is that the mayor and/or the council wants to dismantle the Chetek Police Department now that Chief Petersen has left the building. In response to that rumor allow me to quote a much repeated Jase Robertson line from the Duck Dynasty reality TV series: “Let me put it to you in Spanish: No.” But here's what is true...
Continue reading the Mayor's Mind by City of Chetek Mayor Jeff Martin