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Colfax business receives 50-year plaque

COLFAX — Ray’s Metal Works has received the Lennox Presidential Award for being a Lennox dealer for 50 years. Ray’s Metal works was established in 1968 by Ray Johnson as a heating business and became a Lennox dealership in 1971 for furnace and air conditioning products in a small shop that now houses Morgen’s Auto…

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Barbershoper of the year award and officer installation banquet

The Dunn County Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society presented the “Barbershopper of the Year” award and installed the 2023 Officers and Board Members on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at the Pizza Ranch in Eau Claire. Don Hayden of Durand, was awarded the Dunn County Chapter “2022 Barbershopper of the Year” award for his recognition…

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A Year in Review: 2022 top headlines from July, August and September

By LeAnn R. Ralph  COLFAX   —  The Colfax Messenger began publishing weekly in April of 1897 and is still publishing weekly 126 years later. Here are the top news stories from April, May and June of 2022. July 6, 2022 The Colfax Village Board reviewed a list of needed repairs to village-owned properties at…

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Elk Mound Settlers Ridge development Phase 2 on hold

By LeAnn R. Ralph  ELK MOUND  — With no available cash, not enough borrowing capacity and no grant money so far, Phase 2 of the Settlers Ridge apartment complex in Elk Mound will have to be on hold for a while. The apartment complex must have additional sewer and water, said Gregg Kipp, village president,…

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Dear Santa – Mr. DeRoeck’s 2nd Grade Class

Dear Santa, I hev Ben veer good I won’t a pug, makeup and a raven Jehser. how is mrs. Claus? are the elves naughty. Emi Carrillo, 7 Elk Mound Dear Santa, I hope You have a grate christmas. How are the reindee? Hope  You have fun delivering presents. Do You a house in the both…

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