Boulder Junction http://wxpr.org en Boulder Junction Awaits Bike Trail Connection http://wxpr.org/post/boulder-junction-awaits-bike-trail-connection <p>Boulder Junction is hoping to rally enthusiasm for its growing bike trail system this summer.</p><p>Chamber of Commerce Director Theresa Smith says the original Boulder Junction trail was built in 1994 and has been expanding ever since.&nbsp; Right now there are 29 miles of paved trail connecting Boulder Junction with Sayner and St. Germaine.&nbsp; And she says there’s more to come.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:12:51 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 19400 at http://wxpr.org Boulder Junction Awaits Bike Trail Connection Crowd Attends Opening of Boulder Junction Community Center http://wxpr.org/post/crowd-attends-opening-boulder-junction-community-center <p>A new community center in Boulder Junction opened its doors today. &nbsp;For supporters of the project, it was a long time coming.</p><p>It was standing room only at the ribbon cutting as more than 200 people packed the new community center.&nbsp; But five years ago it wasn’t clear if the center would ever be built.&nbsp; Voters rejected an earlier proposal for a more expensive building.&nbsp; With the final price tag coming in under budget at around $2.1 million, Town Chair Charlie Spencer says the investment will pay off. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 23:48:35 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13113 at http://wxpr.org Crowd Attends Opening of Boulder Junction Community Center Bike Path Expands to 33 Miles http://wxpr.org/post/bike-path-expands-33-miles <p>Cyclists can now enjoy over 30 miles of paved bike trails in Vilas County. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The town of Boulder Junction has finished an expansion of the bike trail system that connects Boulder Junction, </span>Sayner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and St.&nbsp;</span>Germaine<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Theresa Smith is hoping the expanded trail will be a boost for tourism.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 7290 at http://wxpr.org Bike Path Expands to 33 Miles Boulder Junction Breaks Out The Blues http://wxpr.org/post/boulder-junction-breaks-out-blues <p>For anyone loving the blues, the Boulder Junction Blues Breakdown became the place to be Saturday July 13th in the Northwoods. Great talent, variety, organization, and community participation made for a delightful day.</p><p>WXPR is pleased to have been one of the many sponsors supporting live blues and community powered events. Our congratulations to the organizers of this inaugural Boulder Junction blues celebration with hopes for many more to come.</p><p>Follow the music...</p><p><a href="http://www.nickmoss.com/" target="_blank">The Nick Moss Band</a></p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:00:19 +0000 Peg Arnold 5070 at http://wxpr.org Boulder Junction Breaks Out The Blues