Elk Mound

Reminder: Keep political signs off highway right-of-way

With a host of national, state and local elections set for this fall, campaign signs are an increasingly common sight. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is reminding candidates, campaign workers and the general public that state law prohibits the placement of any type of sign – including political, commercial or garage sale signs –…

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Governor Walker encourages public awareness and participation in launch of “If You See Something, Say Something™” campaign

MADISON – Governor Scott Walker joined Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen, Major General Donald Dunbar, and Assistant Secretary for Department of Homeland Security, Betsy Markey along with federal, state and local law enforcement officials to launch the “If You See Something, Say Something™” campaign in Wisconsin.   The national public awareness campaign is coordinated by…

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State health officials raise awareness about rabies prevention steps

MADISON – As temperatures drop and bats and other animals seek shelter indoors, state health officials are encouraging people to take steps to minimize potential exposure to rabies. Wisconsin is home to at least eight bat species, and some make their homes in man-made structures, increasing the chance for accidental exposure to people, and between…

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Sand Creek Chatter – 10-3-2012

Starting this Saturday, Oct. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Old School, Sand Creek Arts will host a Blue Grass Jam. Local bluegrass artists come together to jam and we get to enjoy their music.

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October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

(MADISON) – Are you and your family safe and secure online? Governor Scott Walker has declared October as Cyber Security Awareness Month. Throughout the month, ReadyWisconsin will feature easy to follow tips that can stop cybercriminals before they strike your computer or mobile devices.

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Birth Announcement – Jillian Jackie Rose

A daughter named Jillian Jackie was born Sept. 19 to Katie Nellessen and Adam Rose at Luther Hospital, Eau Claire. Jillian weighed 8 pounds and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Jackie and Tom Nellessen, Colfax, Ron and Diane Rose, Elk Mound and the late Jill Rose. Great Grandparents are Mary and Dale Jensen, Spring…

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