Winegar Reflections


Man about Town : Fred & Catherine Wolter

May 15, 2018

Other than William S. Winegar, few people in the town’s history had a more significant impact than that of Fred Wolter and his wife Catherine. Fred and Catherine met while working at the same company in Milwaukee. In 1942, the Wolters’ bought a large tract of land east of Winegar and they started camping up north every summer…

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Main Street Mayhem

April 9, 2018

Three people whom you have never heard of, and who have never lived in this town, played major roles in a potentially violent confrontation that took place right here on Main Street. Let’s travel back to July 19th, 1958, and see what happened…

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