Elk Mound

5 Dunn County Board seats have no candidates for April election

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE — Five Dunn County Board positions have no candidates for the April 7 election while the other districts have one candidate each. Nomination papers for the Dunn County Board election were due January 7. According to information posted on the Dunn County clerk’s website, the following districts do not have…

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3 candidates on the ballot for 3 Elk Mound village trustee positions

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND  — Three candidates will be on the ballot for three trustee positions on the Elk Mound Village Board in the April 7 spring election. The incumbent village board members who will be up for election in April are Greg Kipp and Paula Turner. Incumbent Rebecca Livingston decided not to…

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Knutsons wins Bowl Bash Contest

The winners of the Colfax Messenger’s 12th annual College Bowl Bash contest both come from the same household. Julie and Keith Knutson of Colfax were the top two winners in this year’s contest. Julie took first place after she correctly picked 19 of the 22 bowl winners. Keith came in second after winning the tie-breaker…

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Dunn County Farm Bureau offers scholarships to high school seniors

Dunn County Farm Bureau will be granting up to four (4) $250.00 scholarships for high school seniors graduating in 2020.  This scholarship is open to all students with preference given to students from Dunn County Farm Bureau families. This scholarship will be based on the student’s past school and community activities. Scholarship recipients will be…

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Dunn County Solid Waste & Recycling announces program changes

The Dunn County Solid Waste & Recycling Division is announcing changes to the days and hours of site operations and items accepted for recycling. These changes will begin on January 2nd, 2020, and are needed to help reduce costs and improve efficiency. The Solid Waste & Recycling Management Board voted to approve these changes at…

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