Jeff Lake nominated for 2018 Leopold Conservation Award

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — On behalf of Lake Farms, April Lake nominated her dad, Jeff Lake, for the Leopold Conservation Award presented each year by the Sand County Foundation and Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. The award is named for Aldo Leopold, who was an environmentalist, forester and conservationist, as well as a professor at…

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100 years ago, November 11, was the end of the war to end all wars!

One hundred years ago Thursday, the World War One Allies fighting against Germany signed an armistice at Compiegne, France ending the hostilities between the two powers. This was the end of the war that was billed as the “War to end all Wars.” The agreement took effect on 11 o’clock in the morning of November…

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Veterans Day program to be held at Glenwood City schools Nov. 12

The School District of Glenwood City’s Annual Veteran’s Day program will be held on Monday, November 12th at 9:00 a.m. in the High School Gymnasium.  All veterans and community members are invited to attend. The Glenwood City FFA Chapter will be holding a breakfast for veterans starting at 7:45am in the school commons.  All veterans…

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Veterans Day programs to be held at Boyceville schools Nov. 9

The Veterans Day program at Boyceville schools will be held on Friday, November 9 for the Middle/High School at 10:40 a.m. in the gymatorium.  There will be speakers (veterans and students), and the high school and choir band performing. Tiffany Creek Elementary will also have a program in the afternoon at 1:30 p.m., with readings…

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Northwest Rod and Gun Club makes improvements to help with noise

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — Located just off of Range Road in Boyceville, the Northwest Rod and Gun Club (NWRGC) has been making improvements over the last year to become better neighbors. “We are right in the middle of town and we are interested in being good neighbors,” Steve Bauder, one of the ranges supervisors,…

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4-year-old Colfax NASCAR fan receives checkered flag

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  For four-year-old Colfax resident Payton Brockmiller and his dad, Ricky, and his grandmother, Julie Bosshart-Stansbury, it was the chance of a lifetime to watch a live NASCAR race. What they were not counting on was that Payton would receive the checkered flag from the winning driver, Ryan Blaney. “We…

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Leaker’s Place Bowling Results – 11-7-2018

Hometown October 29, 2018 Obermueller Trucking 21 3 Leaker’s Place 17 7 Wilson Legion 16.5 7.5 Pumphouse 14 10 M&M Bar and Grill 10 14 Hager Construction 7.5 16.5 FlagShip Ford 7 17 Striker’s 3 21 HIGH IND. GAMES: Brian Casey 299, Wado Standaert 255, Bill Standaert 238, Corey Leavitt 231. HIGH IND. SERIES: Brian…

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