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Pierce County Fair Open Class Entries Wanted

The Pierce County Fair is planning and preparing for the “four best days of summer”.  The 2021 Pierce County Fair is August 12th – 15th.  “100 Years of the Round Barn and Pierce County 4-H” is this year’s theme.  We are closely monitoring the health situation daily and based on current improving conditions, we are…

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Glenhaven News – 5-5-2021

Glenhaven News April 24-30 Willard Tronrud celebrated his 85th birthday on Saturday. Thanks for the cake, Willard, and a very Happy Belated Birthday! Exercises were done on Monday and Thursday. We try to get everyone limbered up, including ourselves. We did some bowling on Monday afternoon, since the weather was not cooperating for outside time.…

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GC school board approves staff compensation package for 2021-22

GLENWOOD CITY — The Board of Education for the Glenwood City School District approved a new staff compensation package for the 2021-22 school year at its April 26 meeting. The new compensation package which had been discussed at several recent meetings met with unanimous approval during that evening’s regular meeting which included newly-elected member Jodi…

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Fire danger remains very high and high across the state

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced on May 2, 2021 that fire danger remains high and moderate across the state. Warm temperatures, low humidity, breezy southwest winds and dry vegetation make it easy for a fire to start and spread quickly. This a critical period for fire potential and DNR fire control officials…

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Colfax school district health insurance premiums to increase by 3 percent

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — The Colfax Board of Education has approved Security Health Plan as the health insurance provider for the 2021-2022 school year with rates representing a 3 percent increase. Security Health Plan was the bid recommended by the Northwest Public Entities Health Insurance Purchasing Cooperative, said William C. Yingst Jr., district…

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