Colfax

Colfax contracts with Bauman Associates for 2020 audit at $27,300

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX —   The Colfax Village Board has contracted with Bauman Associates, certified public accountants, for an audit of the village’s finances at a cost ranging from $26,150 to $27,300. The rates are the same as last year, said Lynn Niggemann, village administrator-clerk-treasurer, at the Colfax Village Board’s December 28 meeting.…

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CHRC begins vaccinations for SARS-CoV-2

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — Vaccinations of residents and staff members for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, began at the Colfax Health and Rehabilitation Center on Tuesday, December 29. Around 82 percent of the residents and about 30 percent of the staff were vaccinated on December 29, said Kenzie Galetka, administrator at CHRC.…

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Colfax school board: “We made it to Christmas”

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX —  It takes an entire team to make sure a school keeps running during a pandemic. Thanks to the administrators, teachers, custodians, administrative assistants, secretaries, food service staff, the students, their parents, grandparents and other family members, and the school board — “we made it to Christmas break,” said William…

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WASB to consider support for 1 percent sales tax

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — The Wisconsin Association of School Boards will consider whether to support a resolution asking state legislators for a 1 percent sales tax devoted to school funding at the annual convention in January. The one-cent sales tax will be the first resolution considered out of the 10 resolutions that have…

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Ready to roll: signs are up for Colfax ATV/UTV routes

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — Most — if not all — of the signs for the all-terrain vehicle routes in Colfax have been installed, clearing the way for the ATV/UTV routes in the village to be opened. The Colfax Rolling Hills ATV/UTV Club will be paying for the cost of installing the posts and…

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