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Monday, October 16, 2017
The first team of Elmwood fire fighters are ready to take up their hoses for the hands-on live fire propane scenarios. Photo by Paul J. Seeling
The first team of Elmwood fire fighters are ready to take up their hoses for the hands-on live fire propane scenarios. Photo by Paul J. Seeling
Monday, October 16, 2017 12:01 AM

ELMWOOD, WI – On Thursday evening, October 5, the Elmwood Fire Department hosted a four-hour certified education emergency response, live propane fire training for approximately 50 area fire fighters including many members of their 32-member department. They were joined by firefighters from Spring Valley, Plum City, Durand and Ellsworth as well as CVTC entry-level fire fighter students. The Elmwood Fire Department did this in partnership with the Wisconsin Propane Education & Research Council (WiPERC).

  • Elmwood Fire Department hosts live propane fire training

    ELMWOOD, WI – On Thursday evening, October 5, the Elmwood Fire Department hosted a four-hour certified education emergency response, live propane fire training for approximately 50 area fire fighters including many members of their 32-member department. They were joined by firefighters from Spring Valley, Plum City, Durand and Ellsworth as well as CVTC entry-level fire fighter students. The Elmwood Fire Department did this in partnership with the Wisconsin Propane Education & Research Council (WiPERC).

  • Discover Wisconsin features Elmwood in annual calendar

    MADISON, WI – Discover Wisconsin, the nation’s longest-running tourism TV show, has published its popular calendar, featuring a red barn amid falling snow in Elmwood for the month of December, taken by Hannah Brager. In partnership with Wisconsin Counties Association (WCA) and Sargento, 12 fan-submitted photos are featured in the calendar, highlighting various Wisconsin destinations.

  • New tools fabricated for Sacred Heart Cemetery maintenance

    ELMWOOD, WI – The respect a cemetery receives can often be judged by how well it is maintained; uncut grass, trees that haven't been trimmed in years, or far worse, gravestones that are tilting in every direction quickly provide the impression that no one cares about who lies buried there.

  • Gasteyers of Elmwood celebrate anniversary, birthday

    ELMWOOD, WI – Jerry and Beatrice Gasteyer of Elmwood celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on September 19, 2017.  Jerry also celebrates his 89th birthday on September 20.

  • Elmwood man charged in online child sex sting

    EAU CLAIRE COUNTY, WI – Daniel “Dino” Bengtson, 32, of Elmwood, was charged in Eau Claire County on Monday, September 11, 2017 with three felonies (two class C and one Class D), including using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime.

  • Elmwood Early Learning Center now open

    ELMWOOD, WI – Elmwood Early Learning Center (ELC) opened its doors on Friday September 1, 2017, welcoming children ages 6 weeks to 4 years of age. In just over two weeks, crews transformed the former computer lab into a warm and welcoming childcare center.

  • Rock Elm Methodist Church hosts ice cream social [ALBUM]

    ROCK ELM, WI – The pretty white church on the hill, Rock Elm United Methodist Church that is in the small rural community of Rock Elm, six miles west of Elmwood, Wisconsin held the third and last of their popular “Homemade Ice Cream Socials” for the 2017 season.

  • The renewed ‘Plate Drop’ tradition for UFO Days brought out a big crowd on Friday night, July 13, 2017 to Elmwood, WI. Photo by Don Blegen

    ELMWOOD, WI – According to Jake Sailer; Herb Husby Elmwood’s former barber started the tradition along with “Shorty” Demarce of flying over downtown Elmwood during one night of UFO Days and doing a “plate drop.”

  • Elmwood teacher works on State Capitol video game for students

    MADISON, WI – On Thursday, August 3 and Friday, August 4, 2017 Elmwood Elementary School 5th grade teacher George Klink met with nine other Wisconsin teachers on the UW-Madison campus to work with experts in video games, history and curricular design to begin building a new digital learning tool for 4th graders. The project is the result of a partnership between Wisconsin Public Television (WPT), the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Field Day Lab, an educational game design team housed in UW-Madison. It was inspired by the Capitol Centennial. There were lots of breakouts and brainstorms, connections across several institutions, and hard work.

  • Plum City Post #365 sponsors two students to Badger State

    PLUM CITY, WI – Plum City American Legion Post #365 and American Legion Auxiliary Post #365 sponsored two Plum City students to attend 2017 Badger State. 

  • Crain-Ottman American Legion Post 207 report

    ELMWOOD, WI -- The Crain-Ottman American Legion Post 207, Elmwood, WI, would like to thank Hartung Electric for the donation of new LED lights at the Veteran’s Memorial Park.  Your gracious donation is much appreciated.

  • Elmwood royals crowned for another year

    ELMWOOD, WI – The 2017 Elmwood UFO Days began last Friday with the usual proliferation of mega garage sales with bargains galore all over the Village. Friday night is always reserved for the Miss Elmwood Coronation, but sadly this year with no candidates that came forward the coronation became the Miss Elmwood Scholarship Pageant.

  • Carnival returns to Elmwood UFO Days

    ELMWOOD, WI -- Do you remember the first carnival your parents took you to?  The exciting sounds, the bright lights, the smell of the scrumptious fair food, the thrilling rides – it was all pure magic!  Especially if you were lucky enough to attend at night - it was beautiful and surreal!! 

  • UFO Days Grand Marshals named

    ELMWOOD, WI – Good friends and community leaders Donna Lien and John Bates have been named as the 2017 UFO Days Grand Marshals. They were chosen for their years of community involvement and service. John and Donna will be introduced and recognized at the Miss Elmwood program on Friday, July 28, 2017, which begins at 7 p.m. in the historic Elmwood Auditorium.

  • Unofficial Village of Elmwood July board meeting report

    ELMWOOD, WI – The Village of Elmwood Board held their July meeting on Monday, July 10, 2017, at the historic Village Auditorium Dining Room. President Bill Stewart called the meeting to order at 7:00PM.

  • ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ donations and more!

    ELMWOOD, WI -- The Elmwood Food Pantry recently received about a thousand pounds of donated groceries from the annual postal service mail carriers' “Stamp Out Hunger” drive.  This is the largest one-day food drive in the nation, and the Elmwood postal customers are always very generous.

  • Elmwood Board sets committee appointments

    ELMWOOD, WI – Elmwood Village President Bill Stewart called the regular monthly meeting for May 2017 on Monday, May 8 at 7 p.m. in the historic Elmwood Auditorium Dining Room.

  • Elmwood Graduates Class of 2017

    ELMWOOD, WI – On Friday night, May 19, in the High School Gymnasium, the Elmwood School District and Board of Education graduated the Class of 2017, both for the 34 senior students of Elmwood High School, and the 22 eighth grade students of Elmwood Middle School

  • Woodville Memorial Day Services
    Submitted by Woodville American Legion Post 301

    WOODVILLE, WI – Woodville American Legion Post 301 will hold their Memorial Day program Monday May 29, 2017. The band and choir will be at the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.

    The schedule for the outlying cemeteries is as follows...

  • Packers come to Elmwood with Youth Football Outreach Camp for FUEL UP to Play 60

    ELMWOOD, WI -- Elmwood Elementary hosted the Green Bay Packers organization on Friday May 12, 2017 for a fun and exciting football camp for boys and girls from 11:30-12:30 at the football field.

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