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Madeline Island real estate, lake homes and waterfront, Apostle Islands, La Pointe and Lake Superior lakeshore properties, western and northwestern Wisconsin real estate, Bayfield homes, Washburn, Ashland, Cornucopia, Herbster and Port Wing real estate. Cabins, cottages, second homes, investment property and land in Ashland county & Bayfield county. Luxury property specialist and broker Eric Kodner in LaPointe, Wisconsin.

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2008 

Gasoline prices have reached the $4.25 mark on Madeline Island. The price of 87-octane unleaded regular gasoline at the pump next to the Madeline Island Marina & Yacht Club, in La Pointe, Wisconsin, reached $4.25 over Memorial Day weekend. Boat fuel at the Marina is expected to approach five doll...
05/31/2008
Memorial Day on Madeline Island is usually a bit warmer than it was this year. This year's celebration, at the Madeline Island Ferry Landing, was a chilly one.  The outdoor temperature was in the mid-40s, with brisk winds and overcast skies. The Madeline Island Community Choir gathered in front o...
05/31/2008
"Island Thyme" gift shop in La Pointe, Wisconsin is having a Madeline Island "Spring Cleaning Sale"! Today and tomorrow from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. both days, Island Thyme will be presenting a plant sale with Free Hand Farms of Ashland, Wisconsin.  The plant sale will include potted perennials, ann...
05/31/2008
Here's another freebie for Wisconsin visitors that you won't want to miss! On the first Saturday and Sunday of each June, resident and non-resident anglers may fish without a fishing license in all Wisconsin waters, including Lake Superior and Lake Michigan.  Trout or salmon stamps are also not r...
05/31/2008
Madeline Island resident Michael Murphy takes his rowing very seriously. Murphy recently rowed his diminutive seventeen-foot boat, the "Mikerowave" from the Bad River area (near Odanah, Wisconsin) to the Duluth, Minnesota lift bridge and back again, to promote public awareness of the need for car...
05/31/2008
If you're headed north on Interstate 35 from Minneapolis - Saint Paul toward Duluth and plan to cross over into Wisconsin, here are alternate routes you may want to try over the congested Fourth of July weekend. [NOTE: I drive back and forth to and from Madeline Island from the Twin Cities quite ...
05/31/2008
Wisconsin's "Water Library" is the definitive source for information on waterways and ground water in the State. The site's "Water Facts" page will tell you just about anything you need to know.  For example, you'll find information on number of lakes, percentage of the state in wetlands, miles o...
05/31/2008
Visitors to Madeline Island this summer may notice a few more downed trees than usual on the Island. Spring storms which included high winds and near-record waves played a role in taking down a greater than normal number of hardwoods and pines on parts of the Island. It's not uncommon to see some...
05/31/2008
In a couple of earlier posts, I wrote about the challenges of gardening on Madeline Island and in the south shore areas of Douglas, Bayfield and Ashland counties in northwest Wisconsin.  In those posts, I outlined several sources for gardening supplies: http://activerain.com/blogsview/489195/Gard...
05/30/2008
One of the biggest challenges to an independent real estate company is creating a unique company image that reflects your service area and the type of business in which you specialize.  Ideally, that image shoud be part of your entire marketing strategy, including print and Web marketing and even...
05/28/2008
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