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Colfax Health and Rehab News – 5-15-2019

The week of May 5 – 11th Everyone was glad that Monday made for two days in a row with sunshine, nice spring temps and no rain! Lately those days have been few and far between. We gathered in the East Dining room for our weekly reading group. Barb read a few short stories from the…

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Stepping Stones considering “pop-up” food pantry for Colfax

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Stepping Stones of Dunn County, a non-profit organization out of Menomonie which has been providing food, shelter and support to area residents since 1986, is considering starting a “pop-up” food pantry in Colfax. Bobbette Tunnyhill, the coordinator for the Dunn County elderly nutrition program, and Kris Pawlowski, the assistant…

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26th Annual Dunn County Dairy Promotion Breakfast

The 26th Annual Dunn County Dairy Promotion Breakfast will be held on Saturday, June 8th from 7 am to 11 am at Alfalawn Farm, N2859 290th Street, Menomonie, WI 54751. Alfalawn Farm is owned by the Styer Family, who are strong advocates for promoting Wisconsin’s agriculture industry. Attendees are invited to enjoy a breakfast on…

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Colfax Health and Rehab – 5-8-2019

News for the week of April 28th to May 4th:  Monday morning found residents gathered for an hour of short stories. Barb leads this group and always has an interesting story to tell us. Today she shared poems and stories about spring time. We reminisced about what we enjoyed about the long cold winters coming to…

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Colfax PD responds to 78 calls for service in March

COLFAX  —  The Colfax Police Department responded to 78 calls for service in March, including 32 traffic stops and 11 parking citations. Here are the calls for service: • Assist other agency — 4 (search warrant; man with possible weapon; disorderly conduct; traffic control). • Lost/found — 1 (found wallet). • Ambulance assist — 3.…

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Kaylee Lemler: “It only takes two seconds.”

  By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  One year ago, on May 11, 2018, Colfax High School student Braden Lemler, age 16, died in a car crash on his way home from school. The day before the Colfax High School Junior Prom this year on April 27, Braden’s mother, Kaylee Lemler — along with Don…

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