Colfax

Colfax Railroad Museum making progress on miniature train ride

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  — It’s been “one of those years” — just ask any farmer or gardener. Following a snowy, cold, wet, late spring there have been periods of rain that have, at times, left the ground saturated. Fortunately, the Colfax Railroad Museum’s installation of a miniature train ride is now to the…

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Farm-City Day to be held at Denmark Dairy

Bring the entire family “back to the farm” and enjoy a free day of fun and learning about agriculture!  Join us Saturday, September 7th from 10 am – 2 pm for the Twelfth Annual Chippewa Valley Farm-City Day at Denmark Dairy, E7455 County Rd B, Colfax, WI 54730.  Denmark Dairy was established in 1902 and…

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Colfax Health and Rehab News – 8-21-2019

News for the week of August 11th:  Monday we started out our week with the Liver Lover’s Club for lunch! They enjoyed their delicious meal made special by our kitchen staff.  The rest of us enjoyed Chicken Parmesan as not everyone was up for Liver! Rosary was in the East Lounge with Loretta while a fun…

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Colfax elevator committee thrift sale brings in $6,500

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  — The Colfax Village Board’s elevator committee’s thrift sale August 8-9-10 at the Colfax Fairgrounds turned out to be a huge success. “I’ve got good news to report,” said Lisa Bragg-Hurlburt, director of the Colfax Public Library and a member of the elevator committee, at the Colfax Village Board’s August…

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Colfax formally accepts $592,000 CDBG grant for lagoon bank project

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  — The Colfax Village Board has formally accepted $592,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds for the project to stabilize the Red Cedar River bank to keep the river from washing out the wastewater treatment lagoons. Formally accepting the CDBG funds is one of the steps required in the 45-day…

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Bremer Bank closing in Colfax in November

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Bremer Bank’s Colfax branch will be closing November 8. Because so many customers are banking online or by mobile application, Bremer Bank is closing in Colfax, said Scott Gunnufson, village president, at the Colfax Village Board’s August 12 meeting. Gunnufson, along with Lynn Niggemann, village administrator-clerk-treasurer, met with representatives…

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