Hodag Country Festival http://wxpr.org en Deputies Staff Country Music Festival Grounds http://wxpr.org/post/deputies-staff-country-music-festival-grounds <P>A contingent of Oneida county sheriff's deputies are working the Hodag Countryfest grounds in Pine Lake this weekend, as tens of thousands of music fans are here for the annual festival.</P> <P>Sheriff Grady Hartman says they put as many deputies as possible at the site...</P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"....we patrol the grounds and we patrol the roads leading into the grounds and the perimeter. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 22:30:55 +0000 Ken Krall 4922 at http://wxpr.org Deputies Staff Country Music Festival Grounds Country Fest Wields Economic Clout http://wxpr.org/post/country-fest-wields-economic-clout <p>Rhinelander is about to get hit with a wave of country music fans, during the area’s biggest tourism event.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The four-day Hodag Country Festival begins Thursday, and tens of thousands of people are expected to attend.&nbsp; Director of the Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce Lara Reed says the economic impact on the region is huge.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 20:02:16 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 4734 at http://wxpr.org Country Fest Wields Economic Clout