4-3-12 Steering Group

The Steering Advisory Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, April 3rd at 1:00pm for a work session to discuss our plans for the April 21st Heritage Discovery Workshop, the April 28th Namekagon River cleanup event, an Executive Summary of the inter-jurisdictional Namekagon – St. Croix Rivers Fisheries Management Plan draft report, and…

Mission & Goals

The Steering Group continues to refine our mission and goals statements, and to solicit and tabulate public feedback regarding the Namekagon River and the organization. Please share your thoughts and insights with us. Who is NRP?: The Namekagon River Partnership (NRP) is a citizen-based group that supports and promotes educational opportunity, scientific study, and stewardship of the Namekagon River and…

3-6-12 Steering Group

The Steering Advisory Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, March 6th at 1:00pm for a work session to finalize our mission, goals, and membership brochure. You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 3-6-12 Link to Steering Group documents http://namekagon.org/?page_id=40…

2-14-12 Steering Group

The Steering Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, February 14 at 1:00pm for a work session to continue 2012 planning (agenda download below). You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 2-14-12 Minutes from 2-14-12 Steering Group Session…

2-9-12 Public Listening Session

Namekagon River Partnership Wants Your Ideas & Involvement (Press Release) One of the nation’s treasures, the Namekagon River, flows from and through a 1,000 square-mile watershed here in northwest Wisconsin. The Namekagon, along with the St. Croix River, became one of the first eight rivers to be adopted by the National Wild and Scenic River…

1-17-12 Steering Group

The Steering Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Monday, January 17 at 1:00pm for a work session to discuss organizational start-up tasks and early 2012 planning (agenda download below). You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 1-17-12 Minutes from 1-17-12…

Namakagon Tales

Namakagon Tales of The School House Gang “A more or less factual account of the meanderings and adventures of a few dedicated, dyed in the wool trout fishermen and how these events led to the close association of these kindred spirits into a close knit association which the natives of northern Wisconsin call “The School…

NRP Article in Bottom Line

Photo courtesy of John Simonson. There is an introductory article about Namekagon River Partnership in the December 13th edition of Bottom Line News and Views.  Our thanks to Alan Ralph. The article can be viewed here: NRP – Bottom Line December 2011   The current edition of Bottom Line News and Views can be found…

Short History of Highway 63

Image and text from The History of Wisconsin’s Northwoods – 350 Years in the Seeley Hills by Jim Schirott. Reprinted with permission. “Wisconsin Highway 24, now called U.S. Highway 63 is pictured running north through downtown Seeley around 1915.  Electric poles reflect the height of civility. On the left is the Uhrenholdt farm, which was located…