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County Committee election results for St. Croix County

The Farm Service Agency (FSA) in St. Croix County announces that COC member Richard Hesselink has been elected to the St. Croix County Committee to represent producers in the county.   The FSA county committee system, established in the 1930s, gives local farmers a voice in how farm programs are administered at the grass-roots level.

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New study: Wisconsin youth smoking drops dramatically

Public health advocates in St. Croix County have a reason to celebrate.  The Wisconsin Department of Health Services released a report showing that fewer Wisconsin kids are smoking than ever before. The 2012 Wisconsin Youth Tobacco Survey (YTS) reports that smoking among Wisconsin youth has hit an all-time low.  The study, a partnership between the…

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Rockpile – 1-2-2013

Christmas at Rock-Away Rest ‘Twas the night before Christmas at Rock-Away Rest, and all of us seniors were looking our best. Our glasses, how sparkly, our wrinkles, how merry; Our punchbowl held prune juice plus three drops of sherry.

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