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Boyceville Main Street Becomes a Lake

BOYCEVILLE — This is what it looked like in Boyceville last Wednesday evening, May 8th, following heavy rains. The Main Street is under construction and the road surface and a foot of material had been removed to allow for utility installation, which allowed the rainwater to fill the hole in the street. Above, Mark Gingras…

DNR Report: nearly 3,500 tons of manure removed from wetlands near Emerald Sky Dairy

By LeAnn R. Ralph TOWN OF EMERALD   — After a manure spill at Emerald Sky Dairy in December of 2016, nearly 3,500 tons of manure were removed from a nearby wetland the following summer, according to a report from the state Department of Natural Resources. Kim Dupre, a Town of Emerald resident, made an…

Dog owner shoots bear to save his dog’s life

GLENWOOD CITY—A city resident was forced to shoot a bear that attacked his dog near their home in the 300 block of West Walnut Street. The attack happened Sunday, evening, May 12th. According to Glenwood City Police Chief Robert Darwin, the bear attacked the dog on West Walnut Street, and the dog’s owner, Doug Nelson,…

Two hospitalized from accident at 64 and 128

Glenwood City firefighters used the Jaws of Life to force open the door of this 2008 Kia, to allow emergency personal to remove the driver. The driver, Jonathan T. Gossler, 34, of Mondovi, was involved in a two-vehicle accident at 4:55 p.m., Wednesday, May 1st at the intersection of Highways 128 and 64 in Forest…

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