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New deputy clerk-treasurer in Colfax: Sheila Riemer

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — And then there were three … In addition to the new director of public works, Rand Bates, and the new administrator clerk-treasurer, Jackie Ponto, the Village of Colfax now also has a new deputy clerk-treasurer. Sheila Riemer of rural Colfax began working as the village’s deputy clerk-treasurer in the…

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Colfax Health and Rehab – 9-26-2012

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

On Saturday the 15th we had our September “Show or Tell”.

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Vista Sand withdraws rezone application from Dunn County

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

By LeAnn R. Ralph MENOMONIE — Only a few hours before the Dunn County Board was scheduled to vote, Vista Sand withdrew the application for a rezone to industrial for building a rail spur near Knapp.

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Grapevine October 1-4

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

Grapevine Lunches October 1-4

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Out of the Past – 9-26-2012

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

10 years ago – September 25, 2002 A tribute to the Grand Ole Opry in the Martin Anderson Gym at the Colfax High School was a success as $1,920 was raised for the preservation and restoration of the Colfax Municipal Building. A daughter, Katherine Grace Carlson, was born Sept. 16 at Fairview Southdale Hospital in…

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EM public school events may soon be broadcast on community channel

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND — Public events in the Elk Mound school system may soon be broadcast on West Wisconsin Telcom’s local community television channel.

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Goers looks for – and finds – bigger challenge

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

by Marlys Kruger, Messenger Sports When Tim Goers graduated from Colfax High School in 2000 after a rather successful track and cross country career, he knew running would always have a place in his life. After competing at the college level for a year, he moved up to running marathons, then decided to challenge himself…

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Historical Colfax candy counter looking for a home

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX — If you went to school in Colfax between 1960 and 1985, chances are you also bought your fair share of candy from Lloyd’s DX.

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AN OUTDOOR’SMAN COLUMN – Sturgeon out of a Canoe

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

by Mark Walters Hello friends, Last year I fished on the Flambeau and Chippewa Rivers for sturgeon with my good buddy Joe Flater, who just happens to own Flater’s Resort, which is located where the two rivers intersect.

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Glenhaven and Havenwood Happenings – 9-26-12

By Melissa | September 21, 2012

Last week the activities included Catholic communion, exercises, manicures, baking club, church with Forest Emmanuel, book club, bingo, a sing-a-long with Jerry, Catholic mass, and popcorn and a movie.

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