Glenwood City

One injured as deer and motorcycle collide

DOWNING — One man was airlifted to a hospital as the result of a deer colliding with his motorcycle. The accident happened at about 10 a.m. Saturday, September 5 just east of the Mound Cemetery on State Highway 170. According to the Dunn County Sheriff’s Department, the driver of the motorcycle was Mark Leuthe, 58,…

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Havenwood Tidbits – 9-9-2020

We started out in August and ended up in September! How does that happen? Oh well, we’ll go with it. Every month I feature a resident of the month. This week the spotlight is on Mr. Leonard Parent. Leonard has lived in Glenwood City for thirty-two years. He has three children. He used to enjoy…

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Glenhaven News – 9-9-2020

Glenhaven News Aug 22-28 We did exercises on Monday and Thursday mornings to get everyone stretched out and limbered up. We did some trivia on Labor Day this week, and passed out some word search games with the Labor Day theme. Residents were amazed to hear that the minimum wage back in 1938 was $.25/hour.…

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Two candidates vie for Miss GC crown

GLENWOOD CITY — Two young ladies will be competing for the 2020-21 title of Miss Glenwood City. Due to COVID-19, this year’s queen’s coronation is a by-invitational-only event and will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 12 at the Glenwood City Community Center. Although it is not open to the public, the coronation…

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Julian and Judy Bender tabbed as 2020 Rustic Lore Grand Marshals

By Jacob Maes Rustic Lore Committee GLENWOOD CITY — The Glenwood City Rustic Lore Days committee is excited to have two long-time community members serve as our Grand Marshals this year. We are pleased to announce that Julian and Judy Bender are our 2020 Grand Marshals for Glenwood City Rustic Lore Days! Julian is originally…

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DC solid waste and recycling expects to shut down January 1

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX —  The Dunn County Solid Waste and Recycling program is expecting to shut down as of January 1. Enough of the municipalities in the solid waste and recycling program decided to pull out of the program by the August 19 deadline that there would not be enough revenue to operate…

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GC man arrested after crashing car into Downing home

DOWNING — A 27 year-old Glenwood City man was arrested by deputies of the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office after running his car into a home in the Village of Downing Sunday evening, August 30. Joel Rosas was taken into custody by deputies after he drove his Ford Mustang into a home at 113 Main Street…

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GC Fire and EMS respond to accidents

The Glenwood City Fire Department and Ambulance service recently responded to a pair of accidents just a few hours apart. Both accidents were single-vehicle crashes that involved just the drivers of the autos. The first occurred around 9:30 p.m. on Friday August 21 in the Town of Forest along State Road 64 about three-tenths of…

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