Lakeland Times honored by Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce

Lakeland Times, Laura Larson
Laura Larson (left) accepts the Cornerstone of the Community award on behalf of The Lakeland Times from Beth Wetzler, executive director of the Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce. (Photo: The Lakeland Times)

MINOCQUA – The Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce last month awarded The Lakeland Times of Minocqua with its Cornerstone of the Community award for its community support and involvement.

The Times received the award April 24 at the Chamber’s annual awards banquet. In a story published Tuesday, Times publisher Gregg Walker said the newspaper is “very grateful that the Mercer Chamber thinks that highly of us.”

Walker, who also serves on the Wisconsin Newspaper Association Board of Directors, said The Times was thankful for its partnership with the Chamber.

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