Elk Mound

EM board of trustees approve 2021 budget, nixes Tax Increment District number two

ELK MOUND – The village president and board started their December 21 meeting promptly at 6 p.m., and then closed to executive session for approximately 45 minutes, to “deliberate or negotiate the purchase of public properties, the investing of public funds, or conducting of other specified public business. Whenever competitive bargaining reasons require a closed…

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Elk Mound Village President exploring economic development possibilities

By Cara Dempski ELK MOUND — Members of the Elk Mound Village Board of trustees heard an update on an exploration of economic development opportunities for the Village from President Steven Abraham on December 7. Terry Stamm, trustee and village representative to the Dunn County solid waste and recycling board, explained during the meeting that…

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Elk Mound man charged with contempt of court

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE  — A 48-year-old Elk Mound man has been charged with contempt of court in Dunn County after violating a condition of bail prohibiting him from having contact with an alleged victim. Richie L. Knuth, who is charged with three felonies and one misdemeanor related to the sexual assault of a…

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West CAP Holiday Gift Program

West CAP is celebrating its 29th year hosting the Holiday Gift Program for local families in the Glenwood City, Boyceville, and Spring Valley school districts. The program is open to low-income households with children ages birth to 18 years. Last year we were able to serve almost 200 children. The success of this program is…

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Elk Mound Board of Education views drawings for referendum projects

ELK MOUND — the Board of Education for the Elk mound Area School District held its October meeting on October 26, 2020, at 7 p.m. Afterwards, school principals Eric Hanson, Chris Hahn, and Paul Kling provided updates about their respective buildings. District superintendent Eric Wright also updated the board and district residents in attendance on…

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