Colfax

Colfax Health and Rehab News – 8-7-2019

News for the week of July 28th:  Monday proved to be a very busy day for both residents and staff.  We started the day as we readied the Square for our monthly Green Leaf Café.  With tablecloths, background music, and menus in place the room looked just like a small-town pub.  As the residents gathered, waitresses…

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Colfax approves variance for 95-foot Anderson Bridges driveway

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — The Colfax Village Board has approved a variance for Anderson Bridges LLC to construct a 95-foot wide driveway. The existing driveway is 55 feet wide, and drivers who are hauling bridges have backed across Bremer Avenue and onto the Timber Technologies driveway to be able to turn east and…

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Colfax Health and Rehab News – 7-31-2019

News for the week of July 21st:  Once again we took advantage of the beautiful weather on Monday to use our flip flop charcoal grills. Residents gathered in the gazebo to watch the chicken cook and smell the wonderful smoke coming from the grills.  While waiting for the chicken to finish, we shared stories of past…

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CPD reports 67 calls in June

The Colfax Police Department had 67 calls for service in June, including 44 traffic stops. Here are the calls for service: • Assist other agency – 5 (alarm in Elk Mound; injured deer; assist with OWI; car fire; water rescue). • Ambulance assist – 1. • 911 Misdial/hangup – 3. • Theft – 1 (theft…

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Colfax awarded $592,000 in CDBG funds for lagoon river bank project

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — Colfax has been awarded $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. Scott Gunnufson, village president, announced the grant award at the Colfax Village Board’s July 22 meeting. “It…

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