Rockpile – 1-20-2021

The “Boondocks” clinched the first half honors on the Thursday Afternoon Senior league. They had a comfortable 21.5 point lead over my Leaker’s team!! Congrats fellas! Well, Packer fans, the Green and Gold need one more win to get into the “Big Game” on February 7th!!! I’m predicting a 38-27 win over Tampa Bay this…

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Lady Dawgs trampled by Mounders

By Missy Klatt Sports Correspondent ELK MOUND — After Friday’s (Jan. 15th) game against Elmwood/Plum City was postponed, the Boyceville girls’ basketball team was left with just one game this past week. On Tuesday, January 12th they traveled to Elk Mound where they were beaten, 31-55, by the Mounders. The Lady Bulldogs, who have yet…

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Schurtz named to Fall 2020 Dean’s List at Lake Superior College

DULUTH, MN – Lake Superior College extends congratulations to all the students named to the fall 2020 Dean’s List. Their academic performance has been outstanding, and we recognize these students with pride. Students from this area who were named to the Dean’s List are: • From Glenwood City:  Catherine Schurtz, School of Nursing. The Dean’s…

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Boyceville High School Science Olympiad earns medals in 12 Events at Westlake Invite; MS earns medals in 13 events in PA Invite

The Boyceville MS & HS Science Olympiad teams participated last weekend at two virtual invitational tournaments, with the high school team competing at the Westlake (OH) Invitational and the middle school team competing at the Bayard Rustin (PA) Invitational. Earning tournament championship gold medals at the Westlake Invite were Madison Andrews and Lacota Brown in…

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Havenwood Scoop – 1-20-2021

Monday morning, we could be found exercising like crazy. You’d think it was our favorite thing to do (not). Tuesday, we had a crafting session. We made heart door decorations and rice-filled snowmen, with Carol’s help. All of our doors look pretty spiffy, all ready for Valentine’s Day. Don enjoyed being the only man with…

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Glenhaven News – 1-20-2021

Glenhaven News January 9-15 Since the Christmas season ended on Sunday, I thought it would be okay to do one more shot at Christmas Jeopardy, which we never got the chance to do. We had three young ladies who gathered in their household to test their knowledge. Gladys, Bev and Betty were our three players.…

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Public input sought for Carmichael Road Bridge project in St. Croix Co.

To slow the spread of COVID-19, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT has moved public involvement efforts online for the Carmichael Road Bridge rehabilitation project in the city of Hudson in St. Croix County. The public is invited to go to the project website, review a presentation and submit comments by email or mail to…

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LTE – Harry Joles – 1-20-2021

I’m Disappointed The last village of Boyceville meeting involved taking action on an abbreviated “SRTS” agenda item that affects our kids safety.  If you don’t recognize “SRTS” it’s an acronym that means Safe Route To School. It’s very clear that through either intent or neglect the parties affected weren’t properly notified. There is state law…

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LTE – Todd Ostberg – 1-20-2021

In the present political climate that we live in, most of us are acutely aware of the potential pitfalls of spreading misinformation, intentional or otherwise. A couple of weeks ago, the residents of the town of Forest received a mailing from a former town board member. In this letter, the author stated that he had…

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