Boyceville School Board updates face covering policy, to continue COVID protocols

By Editor | September 22, 2020

BOYCEVILLE — With the State’s emergency face coverings mandate set to expire September 28, the Boyceville Board of Education took action to update its re-opening plan to include monthly reviews of the face coverings at the regular monthly meeting held Wednesday, September 16 in the high school/middle school IMC. Essentially, the board unanimously approved to…

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Menomonie Sunrise Rotary Club

Sunrise Rotary Club donates to WestCAP

By Editor | September 22, 2020
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Stevens 70th Wedding Anniversary

70 Years and Counting: Eldie and Marilyn Stevens celebrate marriage milestone

By Editor | September 22, 2020

By Missy Klatt WHEELER — On Wednesday, September 2nd, Eldie (Eldon) and Marilyn Stevens of Wheeler celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Due to the Coronavirus, their original plans for a celebration got cancelled and they had a drive-by celebration instead. Marilyn stated that it was a surprise and they didn’t know anything about the drive-by…

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Dunn County experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases

By Editor | September 22, 2020

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE —  Dunn County is experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases that is approaching the possibility of overwhelming the public health system. As of 4 p.m. Friday, Dunn County had a total of 345 positive cases, of which 132 were active cases of COVID-19, said KT Gallagher, director of the Dunn…

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WITC Fire Training at Boyceville

Boyceville Firefighters receive training

By Editor | September 15, 2020
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Boyceville plans for meetings next week with solid waste and recycling haulers

By Editor | September 15, 2020

By LeAnn R. Ralph BOYCEVILLE —  With the October 1 deadline approaching for Boyceville’s application to the state Department of Natural Resources to become a Responsible Unit for recycling, the village plans to schedule meetings next week with solid waste and recycling haulers. The Boyceville Village Board at Monday night’s meeting (September 14) scheduled a…

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Trial scheduled for Boyceville man accused of poaching

By Editor | September 15, 2020

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE  —  A trial has been scheduled for early next year for a 42-year-old Boyceville man charged in Dunn County with six misdemeanor counts related to poaching Whitetail deer. Ray C. Stuart appeared in Dunn County Circuit Court before Judge James Peterson September 4 for a status conference. Stuart was not…

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Sentencing delayed for former Boyceville man in favor of in-person hearing

By Editor | September 8, 2020

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE  —  A sentencing hearing in Dunn County for a former Boyceville man who pleaded guilty to the sexual assault of a child has been rescheduled to allow the defendant to appear in court in person. Patrick Korwicki, 38, was scheduled for a sentencing hearing August 25 before Judge James Peterson…

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70 YEARS OF WEDDED BLISS — Family members organized and held a 70th Wedding Annivesary drive-by celebration for Eldon (Eldie) and Marilyn Wheeler (pictured above) on Wednesday evening, September 2. The event drew dozens of vehicles including Boyceville fire trucks and ambulance, Dunn County Sheriff’s Patrol cars, private cars and trucks and some UTV’s. The line of vehicles traveled down the alley behind the Stevens’ home in Wheeler. —photo by Shawn DeWitt

Eldon and Marilyn Stevens 70th Anniversary drive-by celebration

By Editor | September 8, 2020

 

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DC solid waste and recycling expects to shut down January 1

By Editor | September 8, 2020

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX —  The Dunn County Solid Waste and Recycling program is expecting to shut down as of January 1. Enough of the municipalities in the solid waste and recycling program decided to pull out of the program by the August 19 deadline that there would not be enough revenue to operate…

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