Elk Mound

Elk Mound Middle School classes plan community projects

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND  — Social Studies classes at Elk Mound Middle School are planning community projects that will take place May 31 and June 1. Two of the team leaders — eighth graders Carter Sundeen and Gus Scharlau — sat down with the Colfax Messenger to talk about their projects. Carter’s group…

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Memorial Day 2018

Members of Russell-Toycen Post 131, American Legion, Colfax, will meet at 8 a.m. May 28th in the Colfax High School parking lot to travel to Sand Creek for that community’s Memorial Day ceremonies.

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Auditor: Elk Mound has a healthy general fund balance

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND  —  The village of Elk Mound has a “very healthy general fund balance” that could cover as much as 10 and a half months of expenses, according to the village’s auditor. Elk Mound’s available fund balance as a percentage of the expenditures is 88 percent, said Kimberly Shult, a…

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