Boyceville

Boyceville board of education approves hirings and calendar, accepts grant monies

BOYCEVILLE — During its regular monthly meeting held February 17, the Boyceville Board of Education approved hirings to fill a pair of vacant positions and accepted a nearly $3,000 donation from Merlyn and Shirley Jones. The Board also gave its approval of the proposed 2021-22 school calendar during last Wednesday’s meeting. Members unanimously approved the…

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Former Boyceville man sentenced to prison on meth and election fraud charges

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE — A former Boyceville man charged with delivering methamphetamine and with election fraud has been sentenced to one year in prison and three years of extended supervision. Anthony P. Lippert, age 40, appeared with his attorney, Francis Rivard, February 4 before Judge Rod Smeltzer in Dunn County Circuit Court for…

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DC PR&D to include density management by ratio in unzoned townships as part of land division ordinance

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE —  The Dunn County Planning, Resources and Development Committee has decided on density management by ratio as a proposed revision to the draft land division ordinance, which would apply to both zoned and unzoned townships. Parcel density is currently being managed in zoned townships, and two options are available if…

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Baby wipes create problems in Boyceville’s sewer main and pumps

BOYCEVILLE — During his report to the Village Board Monday evening, Don Rose, head of the Village’s Public Works Department informed the board about the problems they are having with baby wipes and other sanitary material being flushed down the sewer system. Rose told the board that those products do not break down like toilet…

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CVTC class allows RN’s to work as first responders

EAU CLAIRE, WI – Cheryl Bergmann, a registered nurse who lives in Pepin, knows there is a great need for help at the local ambulance service. As a medical professional herself, she wanted to help, but didn’t have the training necessary. But Bergmann will soon finish a class at Chippewa Valley Technical College in Eau…

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Town of Hay River Caucus Results

In the Town of Hay River, all incumbents were nominated for another term on the town board. Those nominated are Russell W. Hitz, for town chairman; Cindy Hoff for Supervisor number one and Ned Hahn for supervisor number two. For town clerk, Michelle Drury and Susan Hitz as town treasurer.

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Tribune Press Reporter: A review of the top news headlines for October, November, and December 2020

OCTOBER October 7: FIRST DUNN COUNTY DEATH DUE TO COVID-19: The Dunn County Health Department (DCHD) confirmed on September 30 that a Dunn County resident has died due to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The individual was elderly. AREA AUTHOR PUBLISHES BOOK: Andrea Talmage of rural Boyceville recently published a children’s book called “Pocket Dog…

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