Colfax

Colfax Health and Rehab – 9-19-2018

News for the week of September 9th to the 15th: Before I start with the news for this week, let’s review last Saturday’s events from the Colfax Firefighter’s Ball Parade. In the morning we busied ourselves loading the wagon with residents who would ride in the parade.

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CHS Class of 1968 extends reunion invitation to all CHS grads

COLFAX  —  The Colfax High School Class of 1968 invites all graduates of Colfax High School to join them at their 50th class reunion at 8 p.m. September 22 at Whitetail Golf Course. “We are having a fantastic time planning our fiftieth reunion. We are having a big hurrah,” said Julie Peterson Harmon, a member…

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Beer garden at Colfax Fairgrounds to get new bleachers

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Out with the old — in with the new. New aluminum bleachers, that is. The Colfax Village Board approved moving forward with purchasing new aluminum bleachers for the beer garden at the Colfax Fairgrounds during the September 10 meeting. Rand Bates, director of public works, had gone on record…

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Colfax approves B2 zoning for Colfax Railroad Museum’s Soo Park

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  The Colfax Village Board’s approval of Business 2 zoning for the Soo Park parcel has brought the Colfax Railroad Museum one step closer to making the miniature train ride a reality. The parcel was not zoned prior to this. The zoning board of appeals, following a public hearing, has…

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League of Women Voters to observe National Voter Registration Day

MENOMONIE – League of Women Voters of Greater Chippewa Valley this week announced activities planned for National Voter Registration Day, Sept. 25. “With midterms and governor races happening in a few weeks, every eligible American voter should exercise his or her right to be heard at the ballot box this year and next,” says Kitz…

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League of Women Voters to host Assembly District 29 Forum

MENOMONIE – League of Women Voters of Greater Chippewa Valley this week announced a forum for the three candidates for Assembly District 29 on  Sept. 25, 6:30 p.m. in the community room of the Judicial Center, 615 Stokke Parkway, Menomonie.  Candidates to represent Assembly District 29 are: Republican Rob Stafsholt, Libertarian Brian Corriea and Democrat…

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