Gov. Evers Directs DHS to Extend Wisconsin’s “Safer at Home Order” to May 26

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MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today directed Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to extend the Safer at Home order from April 24, 2020 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2020, or until a superseding order is issued. The order implements some new measures to ensure safety and support the progress we’ve made in…

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Steven Olson elected to Boyceville Board of Education in unofficial results

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By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — Steven Olson won the single open seat on the Boyceville Board of Education according to the unofficial results provided by Judy Humpal, administrative assistant at the Boyceville School District. Olson was running against Nat Timper for the one seat open on the board after Steve Bird had decided to not…

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Two new people elected to Boyceville Village Board

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The Boyceville Village Board will have two new faces on it after the election results were announced on Tuesday, afternoon April 14th. The new board will take their chairs next Tuesday, April 21st at a special meeting of the board. Six people were running for the three open seats on the Village Board including two…

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Boyceville Village Board hears reports, approves site plan for new office building

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BOYCEVILLE — The Village board held their regular monthly meeting with some members at the village hall and others attending by the way of video conferencing because of the Coronavirus issue. The village boardroom was arranged so that no seats were closer than six feet apart and the board members listened to reports over their…

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Boyceville EMS chief charged with 2 misdemeanors in Dunn County

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By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE  —  Boyceville EMS Chief Matthew J. Feeney has been charged with two misdemeanors in Dunn County related to bookkeeping for the Boyceville Community Ambulance Service. Feeney, who is scheduled to make an initial appearance in Dunn County Circuit Court May 26 before Judge Rod Smeltzer, is charged with one misdemeanor…

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3D printer put to use by Boyceville Science and Math teacher Andrew Hamm

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By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — Andrew Hamm, Math and Science teacher, of Boyceville High School, has begun to print 3D masks, with the help of Boyceville senior Cade Klefstad, after finding plans online to help organizations in their time of need. “After watching a TV program last week where the president of the Massachusetts General…

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BEST Scholarship fund helps seniors venturing out after graduation

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By Amber Hayden BOYCEVILLE — In 1988, at the 30th high school reunion for the class of 1958, Capt. James Harvey, USN, presented the idea for a scholarship foundation that would include the involvement and guidance of several past graduates as well as friends of Boyceville High School. “The Boyceville Education Scholarship Trust (BEST) was…

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Additional Extended Hours at the Dunn County Transfer Station & Recycling Center and Boyceville, Colfax and Elk Mound Area Collection Stations

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The hours at the Boyceville, Colfax and Elk Mound Area Collection Stations will be temporarily extended due to the COVID-19 pandemic effective Wednesday, April 8, 2020. The extended hours are being provided at the request of residents, and to encourage safe social distancing practices at the collection sites. The Boyceville, Colfax and Elk Mound Area…

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Changes for West CAP’s Boyceville Food Pantry

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BOYCEVILLE – The COVID 19 crisis has brought several changes to the operations of West CAP’s Boyceville Food Pantry. The Food Pantry is now open on Thursdays by appointment from 1pm-7pm. Appointments can be made by calling 715-265-4271. All food will be pre-packaged and distributed by curbside pick-up. The Food Access and Resource Center is…

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WestCAP continues most services during COVID – 19 restrictions

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West CAP is a non-profit community action agency providing various poverty alleviation programs and services in St. Croix, Pierce, Pepin, Chippewa, Dunn, Barron and Polk counties in West Central Wisconsin. During this ongoing COVID – 19 crisis, West CAP is considered an “Essential Business” under Wisconsin Governor Evers’ “Safer at Home” directive and is continuing…

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