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Bob and Lynda Bird selected as the 2018 Cucumber Festival grand marshals

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE – This year’s Cucumber Festival Grand Marshals Bob and Lynda Bird both agree that it is an honor to represent the village of Boyceville. “We look forward to seeing everyone in town as well as those who come home for the event that we may only get to see once a…

Kiesows add ‘barn quilt’ to renovation of century-old barn

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Jim and Becky Kiesow decided as long as they were renovating the barn that has been in Becky’s family for over a century, they may as well add a barn quilt to it. “The main thing we wanted was a simple design to put up that she could do…

Switched at Birth: Local family discovers hospital’s mistake through another’s family ancestry search

By Missy Klatt ROBERTS – Switched at birth sounds like a premise for a movie of the week but for one Glenwood City resident, Maureen Konder this is reality. Maureen recently found out that her mother, Linda Jourdeans of Roberts, WI was switched at birth with Denice Juneski from Eagan, MN. For those of you…

2018 St. Croix County Fair Results

Listed below are the results the 2018 St. Croix County Fair Champions:

State officials visit Timber Technologies in Colfax

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Usually Jay Risch, the state secretary of the Department of Financial Institutions, meets with bankers in conference rooms. The visit to Timber Technologies in Colfax July 26 was part of a field trip to northwestern Wisconsin during which Secretary Risch visited a variety of manufacturers and businesses.

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