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Saturday, December 20, 2014
  • Local driver recognized by national group

    KNAPP, WI - The National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC) represents over 4,600 trucking companies in the U.S. And Canada that employ over 65,000 drivers collectively. Each year the association sponsors a driver of the year program to recognize the very best drivers within their group. Among the drivers selected to this year's team of “Drivers of the Year” was Mary Peterson Norton, of Knapp, WI, who has a truck leased to Bob Erickson Trucking of Circle Pines, MN.

  • Elmwood welcomes new police officer

    ELMWOOD, WI - Elmwood's new police officer Mike Schaffer, is a multi-tasker extraordinaire, as evidenced by his ability to obtain a Criminal Justice Degree from Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) while simultaneously gaining an extended degree from the Eau Claire Police Academy. The Academy alone involves 520 hours of training, while CVTC takes two years of dedicated study and training.

  • Fire damages CRI Recycling in Woodville Industrial Park

    WOODVILLE, WI – According to a report published on the New Richmond News website and confirmed by visual inspection of the Woodville Leader on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 a fire occurred at CRI Recycling’s north building (one of two owned by CRI) at 101 Hagen Street, in the Woodville Industrial Park on the southeast edge of the Village of Woodville, Wisconsin.

  • Handy Andy Holiday Lighting, a great tradition

    SPRING VALLEY, WI – As holiday traditions go, this one is pretty darn new, but if the Spring Valley Chamber of Commerce has anything to say about it, it’s a tradition that’s here to stay.

    
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LATEST NEWS
  • SPRING VALLEY, WI – While this year’s collection didn’t break any records, Jack and Karin Palumbo are still delighted with the generosity of those who donated to the Spring Valley Area Food Pantry on Saturday, December 13, 2014.

     
  • SPRING VALLEY, WI – For the people who attended the Breath and Bodywork Therapeutic Massage Open House on Saturday, December 13, 2014, it was a day of giving and receiving.

     
  • SPRING VALLEY, WI – For over 56 years, Ron Thompson has been serving the dairy industry in Wisconsin working as a field man milk tester mostly in Dunn, Pierce and St. Croix Counties. It is a job he is dedicated to and one that he loves.

     
SCHOOL
  • SPRING VALLEY, WI - On Friday December 5, 2014, Spring Valley Elementary School students in 4th and 5th grades along with their teachers and principal Ken Lasure participated in their second D.A.R.E. Walk.

     
  • BALDWIN, WI – Come next summer, 10 picnic tables and at least 10 benches will be available to everyone who visits the Baldwin-Woodville-Giezendanner School Forest thanks to five young men in the Manufacturing/Technology class offered at the Baldwin-Woodville High School and their long term substitute teacher, Hugh Lockerby.

     
  • ELMWOOD, WI – As the holiday season approaches, the game schedule slows as there were just three games between the two EPC basketball teams last week. However, it was a good week for the Wolves, after each team added another victory to the win column.

     
OBITUARIES
  • Stephen “Steve” Sabol, age 73 of Hudson and formerly of Baldwin, died on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at the Comforts of Home Assisted Living in Hudson.

     
  • Frank A. Binkowski, age 75, of Elmwood, Wisconsin, passed away on Wednesday December 10, 2014 from Parkinsons and Lewy Body Dementia. He had been a resident of Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie for one year.

     
  • Timothy "Tim" Vincent O’Connell, age 65, passed away of a heart attack early December 9, 2014 at his home in Elk Mound. He was born in Plum City on July 30, 1949 to Vincent and Leona (Schwab) O’Connell.

     
COMMUNITY
  • HUDSON, WI -- The St. Croix Valley Foundation (SCVF) is pleased to announce a grant opportunity through its Health and Wellness Competitive Grant Program.

    “The present focus of the Health and Wellness grant program is childhood obesity” remarked Andy Kass, Chair of SCVF’s Grants & Programs Committee. Funds are available for eligible schools and nonprofit organizations in Burnett, Pierce, Polk, and St. Croix counties in Wisconsin and Chisago and Washington counties in Minnesota."

     
VIDEO
2014 BWHS Holiday Concert Hallelujah Chorus
The talented musician students of Baldwin Woodville High School (BWHS) presented a marvelous combination of instrumental and voice selections for the season at the annual 2014 BWHS Holiday Concert on Sunday, December 7, 2014. Footage by Paul J. Seeling

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