Events & activities
Fall Harvest Festival
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday
Where: Snowshoe Park, Lake Tomahawk
What to expect: The Lake Tomahawk Lioness Club 24th annual Fall Harvest Festival features pumpkin arts and crafts, a farmers market and concession stand with caramel apples. The event serves as a fundraiser for the club. Donations have been given to the Wisconsin Eye Bank and local scholarships.
Information: Call Patricia Duncan at email@example.com or visit www.minocquaartsandcrafts.com.
Ruffed Grouse Fall Festival
When: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday
Where: Downtown Park Falls
What to expect: The Park Falls community celebrates the vast outdoor resources and heritage of the area during Ruffed Grouse Fall Festival. Outdoor enthusiasts share collections of fur, traps and guns, and outdoor sportsmen demonstrate outdoor sporting and recreational skills. Carve and decorate pumpkins, eat pie and walk around a craft fair.
Detours & delays
Highway: Highway 70
Location: Between the north county line and Morgan Road
Schedule: Through late-September
Cost: $1.1 million
Description: Crews will mill the roadway and repave it with new asphalt.
Traffic impacts: Highway 70 will remain open to traffic during construction. Motorists can expect to encounter minor delays and flagging operations during daylight hours.