Food distribution set for Dec. 15

Food distribution, sponsored by the Food Harvest Ministry, Inc., will be held Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 1002 Main Street, Boyceville, from 8-10 a.m. If you are in need of food please bring bags or boxes to carry your food. If you have any questions, or your church or organization would like to become involved,…

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Bulldog wrestlers go winless in Cumberland

CUMBERLAND — It’s a result that neither the Boyceville wrestling team nor its fans are accustomed to seeing. Although the Bulldogs received perfect performances from state placewinners Brock Schlough, Tretton Joles and newcomer Josiah Berg, all of whom finished 4-0, it wasn’t enough to overcome Boyceville’s mat youth and inexperience, forfeits and some very strong…

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Off The Publisher’s Desk – 12-5-2018

In Wisconsin and Minnesota we elected Governors that pledged to raise taxes I must admit that after a month since the mid-term election I still am baffled on how we could elect a governor who pledged to raise our taxes. Wisconsin Governor-elect Tony Evers not only wants to raise taxes, but also, make the minimum wage…

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“Spirit of Christmas” celebration to be held this weekend in Boyceville

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — This coming Saturday, December 8, folks in and around the Boyceville area will have the opportunity to show off their Christmas spirit with the 18th annual Spirit of Christmas celebration. The festival will get underway on December 7 with the judging of businesses and homes for the best Christmas decorations.…

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Lady Mounders take wins over St. Croix Central and Boyceville

By Amber Hayden The Elk Mound girls’ basketball team took to the hardwood twice last week with road games against St. Croix Central last Monday evening, November 26, and Boyceville on Thursday, November 29. The trip to Hammond was a successful one for the Mounders as they put up another win by a score of…

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Colfax boys go unbeaten to open basketball season

By Amber Hayden THORP — The Vikings hardwood hopes could not have gotten off to a better start last week. Colfax’s boys went unbeaten in the opening week of their 2018-19 basketball campaign, garnering a trio of wins against Thorp, Ellsworth and Chippewa Falls McDonell Central. In Colfax’s November 26 season opener, the boys claimed…

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Hilltopper boys’ basketball learning from their mistakes in 1-2 start

By Amber Hayden GLENWOOD CITY — The Hilltopper boys’ basketball team took to the court three times last week to open the season playing home games against Grantsburg last Tuesday evening, November 27, defending D3 state champion Prescott on Friday, November 30 and Siren the next day, December 1, at the Target Center in Minneapolis.…

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Bulldogs boys basketball goes 2-1 to start the season

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — The Boyceville boys’ basketball squad got the 2018-19 season underway this past week with victories in two of its three non-conference games. The Bulldogs tipped off the new hardwood campaign at home November 26 with some offensive fireworks in a 75-58 win over the Alma/Pepin Eagles that featured 11 three-pointers…

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Lady Bulldogs take it to Chetek-Weyerhauser but can’t fight the hard press from Elk Mound

By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — The Boyceville Lady Bulldogs basketball team had a tough line up last week with games against  Chetek-Weyerhauser and Elk Mound. Last Tuesday evening, November 27, Boyceville hosted the Chetek-Weyerhauser Bulldogs. Boyceville played well and earned its second win of the season, besting its canine counterpart,  41-36. Boyceville welcomed Elk Mound…

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Grant perfect once again at Timm Duals

GLENWOOD CITY — Clean slate, perfect slate! Glenwood City wrestler Andy Grant began his sophomore season just like last year, running the tables at the 22nd annual John Timm Duals held at the high school last Saturday, December 1. Grant was the lone Hilltopper and one of a dozen wrestlers to finish the six-team, dual-style…

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