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DCSW&R receives four letters of interest for transfer station

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE — The Dunn County Solid Waste and Recycling Management Board has received four letters of interest pertaining to the transfer station on state Highway 29 west of Menomonie. The deadline for the letters was December 31, and letters were received from Menomonie Disposal, Durand Sanitation, UW-Stout and Paul’s Industrial Garage,…

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“$22 for 22 Steps” raises nearly $5,200 so far

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — The “$22 for 22 Steps” fund raiser for the Colfax Municipal Building elevator project has raised nearly $5,200 so far. Lisa Bragg-Hurlburt, director of the Colfax Public Library, reported at a meeting of the Colfax Village Board’s elevator commission on January 14 that the total amount raised to date…

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WIAA revises wrestling tournament series assignments and procedures

STEVENS POINT, Wis. – The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association revised the 2021 Individual and Team Wrestling Tournament Series assignments and procedures. The WIAA Sports Medical Advisory and the Board of Control approved an increase to six teams gathering for wrestling competitions during the period of Jan. 17-23, and an increase to eight teams beginning Jan. 30,…

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Sheriffs call for Calm across the State of Wisconsin

Over the past couple of weeks, many Wisconsin residents were disappointed, shocked, and angered by either the national election results or the rioting in Washington D.C. at the Capitol. As Sheriffs of the State of Wisconsin, our duties include maintaining peace and public order. We acknowledge many people in our communities feel frustrated and not…

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New Arrival: Olivia Fay Brahmer

Logan and Avery are thrilled to announce the birth of their sister. Olivia Fay arrived on November 17th at 7:17 p.m., weighing 7 lbs., 2.6oz. and 19.5 inches long. Proud parents are Brent and Sarah Brahmer. Maternal grandparents are Randy and Brenda Larson of Glenwood City, great-grandparents are Malcolm and Darlene Schutz of Boyceville. Paternal…

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Havenwood Scoop – 1-13-2021

Welcome to the new year. I hope you all have a safe, happy and healthy new year. I think most of us are glad to see it go. There’s always hope and I’m hoping for a better year next year. It’s Elvis Presley’s birthday today so I think I’ll jump right in with some more…

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Glenhaven Happenings – 1-13-2021

Glenhaven News January 2-8 Are you all taking it a little easy now with the Christmas rush done? We had beautiful weather this year, which made traveling much nicer for a lot of families, I’m sure. Congratulations to Tricia, Jesse and Claira on the birth of their new son and brother! For those of you…

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Rep. Moses begins first term in office

MADISON – Clint Moses has officially begun his two-year term in the Wisconsin State Assembly. Rep. Moses (R-Menomonie) took the oath of office at a ceremony in the Assembly chambers Monday afternoon. “My constituents are my top priority,” said Rep. Moses. “I am excited to work for the 29th district ensuring they have a voice…

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Villages of Downing, Wilson caucus results

Village of Downing The results of the Village of Downing caucus that was held recently is as follows: For Village President, incumbent Greg Holden was nominated and for Village Trustee incumbent Jim Luepke, Laura Lee for Treasurer and Jennifer Lagerstrom for Village Clerk of Sue Petranovich. Village of Wilson In the Village of  Wilson incumbent…

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