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Even though the streets of Green Lake will not be flooded with festival-goers wandering between downtown venues, organizers of this year’s Freeland Film Festival hope moving the event online w… Read more


After school, folks in Green Lake are likely to see a parade of children in a “walking school bus” marching from Green Lake School to the Town Square Community Center. Read more

When Sue Ellen Bloch and her husband, John, began running Bloch’s Farm in the 1980s, they never imagined a roadside vegetable stand would blossom into one of Green Lake’s iconic retail attractions. Read more

When restaurants closed in March for dine-in service to slow the spread of COVID-19, Avrom Farm lost all of its restaurant accounts almost overnight. Read more

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a migration of sorts in Green Lake as summer tourism has been better than originally anticipated, given the cancellation of many events. Read more

If you walked through downtown Green Lake on a bright summer day in 2012, there’s a chance you saw Phil Burkart mowing the Town Square Community Center’s lawn. Read more

When Zoey Popp was growing up in Brandon, similar to many kids her age, she would scribble with pencils and crayons. Read more

As reports of COVID-19 cases spiking in China began to emerge in early 2020, Green Lake Festival of Music (GLFM) Interim Executive Director Maria Dietrich wasn’t too worried because the festiv… Read more

In the 1980s and ’90s, roughly 150 fish cribs were placed in Big Green Lake, designed to protect small fish from larger fish and preserve the lake as a habitat for aquatic life. Read more

When Jeremy Stibb was in high school, he took a photography course that taught him the power of capturing “those little moments.” Read more

After a decade of steadily decreasing jobless claims, the May unemployment rates in Green Lake and Fond du Lac counties are nearly the same as when they peaked following the Great Recession, a… Read more