Colfax

Colfax approves additional $3,000 for cemetery survey

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — The Colfax Village Board has approved paying $3,000 for a Certified Survey Map (CSM) of Evergreen Cemetery. The CSM will include the addition to Evergreen Cemetery and the remainder of the school district’s property after the new boundary has been established.

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Grapevine senior nutrition menu – 12-19-12

Grapevine senior nutrition menu Dec. 24-28 [emember_protected] Dec. 24: Sites Closed. Dec. 25: Merry Christmas – Sites Closed. Dec. 26: Chicken broccoli casserole, spinach, pineapple, 12- grain bread, margarine, brownie. Dec. 27: Meat sauce, rotini, mixed green salad, dressing, green beans, bread stick, margarine, Jell-O. Dec. 28: Baked cod, sour cream potatoes, peas, cornbread, margarine, pineapple, tartar…

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Swartz-Marcou married July 7, 2012

Kristine Swartz and Brian Marcou were married July 7, 2012 at St. James the Less Catholic Church in LaCrosse, WI. Father Robert Schaller officiated. Parents of the couple are Ronald and Marie Swartz of Colfax and Patty Marcou of Burnsville, MN and Chris Schultz of Viroqua, Wisconsin.

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Swartz-Gutowski wed April 21, 2012

On Saturday, April 21, 2012 Jennifer Ann Swartz and Joshua George Gutowski were married in Menomonie, WI. The wedding was held at St. Joseph’s Church in Menomonie with Father Thomas Krieg presiding.

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Colfax experiences growing pains in the hiring process

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — It’s hard to let go. Just ask any parent. And when it comes to letting go of past hiring practices, the Colfax Village Board is no exception. Although the initial proposal was to have Jackie Ponto, village administrator clerk-treasurer and department heads Pete Gehring (police chief) and Don Knutson…

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Keep Them Rolling: World War II letters from Louis Solberg

COLFAX — Louis Solberg, who passed away in 2008, grew up in Albertville, owned a farm north of Colfax and later on farmed on the Rusk Prairie. He and his wife, Alda, who passed away in 2006, operated the farm in the Town of Otter Creek during the 1940s and 1950s. Here is Part 7…

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Sand Creek Chatter – 12-12-2012

Martin Tandberg has news to share, his oldest granddaughter, Adrienne married to John Marino had a baby girl on October 5, 2012. Adrienne is the daughter of Brian and Ann Tandberg of Sand Creek. Martin’s younger granddaughter, Sarah, married to Raymond French of Eagan, MN had a baby girl on Nov. 12, 2012 Sarah is…

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