St. Croix County Issues State of Emergency After Damage from Severe Weather

By Editor | July 30, 2021

Hudson, WI: St. Croix County has issued a State of Emergency following the recent severe storms. During the overnight hours of July 28, parts of St. Croix County experienced severe thunderstorms, straight-line winds, and a confirmed EF1 tornado. St. Croix County Emergency Management has been in contact with local municipalities and the St. Croix County…

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SELMA SLOTH

SELMA SLOTH

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Selma Sloth was born to Danish immigrant parents in Denmark, KS on March 1, 1928. She passed away in the presence of family and caregivers in Glenwood City, WI on July 7, 2021. Selma spent her growing-up years on the family farm in Michigan. Danish was Selma’s first language until she started school. After graduating…

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ORRIE ELTON BRETTINGEN

ORRIE ELTON BRETTINGEN

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Orrie Elton Brettingen, age 92 of River Falls, formerly of Hudson, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2021 at Comforts of Home Assisted Living in Hudson. Orrie was born on November 23, 1928 in Otter Creek Twp, in Dunn County, to Morris and Bertha (Holte) Brettingen. He graduated from Glenwood City High School in 1948.…

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MUSTANG TRAP TEAM — From left, Head Coach Mike Kettner, Megan Hintzman, Jackson James, Klara Knospe, Devon VanDeWiele, Alex Kruschke, Coach Brian Knospe. —photo by Jeremy James

Menomonie Mustangs Trap Team Medals at SCTP Nationals

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Marengo, Ohio — July 20th The Menomonie Mustangs were represented by 5 Team Members at the SCTP National Shooting Championship at The Cardinal Shooting Center in Marengo Ohio. The Team competed in 4 consecutive days of shooting events. Handicap Trap which is shot from a further distance and Standard American Trap which is shot from…

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GLENWOOD CITY FFA member Alyssa Fouks showed the Reserve Grand Champion hog at the 2021 St. Croix County Fair. —photo by Shawn DeWitt

2021 St. Croix County Fair results released

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Listed below are the results the 2021 St. Croix County Fair Champions: DAIRY Holstein DAIRY HOLSTEIN: Registered Jr. Champion: Olivia Dittman, Riverside; Grade Jr. Champion: Eli Schommer, Lone Pine; Registered Sr. Champion: Sophia Kamm, Baldwin Wide Awake; Grade Sr. Champion: Rebekah Luckwaldt, Lone Pine; RES. GRAND CHAMPION: Derek Morrill, North Country; GRAND CHAMPION: Sophia Kamm,…

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Glenhaven was well represented at the Senior Citizen building at the fair. Olga, Dave, Betty, Ruth and Bev all had a hand in the baking and some of their own personal items. —photo submitted

Glenhaven News – 7-28-2021

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Glenhaven News July 17-23 Well, another year is over for the fair. It seemed to me that it was well attended. I know our food stand was very busy. It was hard just keeping up with the onions! I got to listen briefly to the White Sidewalls on Friday night. They sounded terrific to me.…

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WITC recognizes spring 2021 graduates

By Editor | July 27, 2021

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College would like to congratulate the Class of 2021 spring graduates. The College awarded 590 associate degrees and one- and two-year technical diplomas. Modified commencement ceremonies were held on campuses in May. Graduates received the opportunity to have their name called and receive their diploma from a college official, and they could…

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Inmate dies at St. Croix County Jail

By Editor | July 27, 2021

HUDSON —  A New Richmond woman has died while being incarcerated in the St. Croix County Jail. Deputies found 46-year-old Danyiel C. Mager laying unresponsive on her bunk and not breathing around 11:42 a.m. Sunday, July 25, 2021. Lakeview Ambulance was then dispatched to the St. Croix County Jail. Deputies and medics performed lifesaving measures…

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New Boyceville staff introduced to school board

By Editor | July 27, 2021

BOYCEVILLE — The Boyceville board of education was introduced to seven of the school district’s newest members during its July 21 regular meeting held in the TCE Media Center. Superintendent Nick Kaiser began last Wednesday night’s meeting by welcoming the new staff members in attendance to the Boyceville Community School District and asked each to…

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THIS PONATIC WAS DESTROYED by fire on Wednesday, July 21. The car started on fire while Jared Husby was driving it at near the intersection of 130th Avenue and County Highway D in Emerald Township. —photo by Shawn DeWitt

Car fire in Emerald Township

By Editor | July 27, 2021
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