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Saturday, May 27, 2017
Six Syttende Mai Queens. Photo by Dyann Rimer
Six Syttende Mai Queens. Photo by Dyann Rimer
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WOODVILLE, WI – Uff Da! Woodville’s 66th Annual Syttende Mai Celebration warmed hearts in spite of the persistent soggy, chilly May temperatures.

  • Woodville Syttende Mai is soggy, chilly, fun

    WOODVILLE, WI – Uff Da! Woodville’s 66th Annual Syttende Mai Celebration warmed hearts in spite of the persistent soggy, chilly May temperatures.

  • 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...

  • Woodville Senior Center hosts AED demonstration

    WOODVILLE, WI -- This past Thursday, May 11, several Woodville Lions volunteered their muscle, artistic abilities and redid the landscaping around the three flag poles next to the pavilion in Steven Park in Woodville. Lions that helped on this service project were: Terry Stone, Steve Aaby, Kevin Zimmerman, Julie Mahoney, Don Timmerman, Greg Jacobson, Scott DeMotts, Rick Torgerson and Jeff Schneider.

  • Spring construction continues on St Croix Crossing bridge

    STILLWATER, MN -- Construction crews continue to make progress at the St. Croix Crossing bridge. Workers have been deck grinding on the bridge as part of the preparation for a chip seal coating, which will protect the driving surface from moisture penetration into the concrete deck.

  • Woodville Lions serve as they refresh Steven Park

    WOODVILLE, WI -- This past Thursday, May 11, several Woodville Lions volunteered their muscle, artistic abilities and redid the landscaping around the three flag poles next to the pavilion in Steven Park in Woodville. Lions that helped on this service project were: Terry Stone, Steve Aaby, Kevin Zimmerman, Julie Mahoney, Don Timmerman, Greg Jacobson, Scott DeMotts, Rick Torgerson and Jeff Schneider.

  • 42nd Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman’s Club Trout Fishing Contest

    EAU GALLE, WI – What started out as a real cool day ended up being warm and very nice. Our 42nd Eau Galle-Rush River Sportsman’s Club Trout Fishing Contest was fairly slow for trout to come in.

  • ‘Click It or Ticket’ enforcement mobilization begins Monday, May 22

    HUDSON, WI As motorists take to the roads this Memorial Day holiday, The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office is urging everyone to buckle up. Beginning May 22, 2017, law enforcement officials will be out in full force, taking part in the 2107 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not belted.

  • Western Wisconsin Health now offering Nitrous Oxide to laboring women

    BALDWIN, WI -- Western Wisconsin Health is pleased to announce that we are now offering Nitrous Oxide as a pain relief option during labor. We are the first medical center in western Wisconsin to have this option available.

  • Governor Walker seeks applicants for Sheriff of St. Croix County

    MADISON, WI – Governor Scott Walker announced last Tuesday, May 9, 2017 that he is seeking applicants for appointment as sheriff in St. Croix County. The appointment will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Sheriff John Shilts, who is retiring after 37 years with the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department.

  • ‘Velkommen ‘til Woodville!’ and 66th Syttende Mai Celebration

    WOODVILLE, WI -- The Village of Woodville and Woodville Lions Club once more say “Velkommen ‘til Woodville!” for the big 66th Annual Woodville Syttende Mai Celebration – the “always fun” community get-together in honor of their Norwegian Independence Day heritage in Woodville, Wisconsin.

  • Annual royalty banquet held in run-up to Woodville Syttende Mai

    WOODVILLE, WI – The Woodville Syttende Mai Queen’s Committee held their annual Syttende Mai Royalty Banquet on Sunday, May 7 at the Lion’s Den in the Woodville Community Center. The invitation-only event for the Syttende Mai contestants, their families, sponsors and out-going Syttende Mai Court combined fresh hellos, poignant goodbyes and many thank yous for a nice evening together with a good meal.

  • WOODVILLE, WI -- The Woodville Historical Society is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual "Chairitage" chair decorating contest and auction at the Woodville’s 66TH Annual Syttende Mai Celebration, May 18-20, 2017.

    Chairs may be painted, decoupaged or enhanced by other creative techniques, to be entered into the contest.  Our building will be open to receive your entry or entries May 18 from 3:00 to 6:00 PM.  All entries must be on site by 6:00 PM May 18. 

  • Western Wisconsin Health holds 'Make It OK' Community Kick-off event

    BALDWIN, WI -- Western Wisconsin Health hosted a Make It OK Community Kick-off Event on Tuesday, May 2 at the Baldwin-Woodville High School with 35 people in attendance.

  • Botany Belles & Beaus Garden Club Plant Sale this Saturday, May 13

    BALDWIN, WI – The Botany Belles & Beaus Garden Club plant sale will be having their annual plant sale this Saturday, May 13, from 9 to 12 in the Paisley Cow parking lot on Highway 12.  Perennials for sun and shade, annuals, vegetables and more will be available in time for Mother’s Day.  Everything is reasonably priced.

  • GLENWOOD CITY, WI -- If you are looking for an evening of Family Fun, join us at the 8th Annual May Fair Event & Sale!

    The May Fair Event & Sale takes place this Saturday, May 13 at the St. Croix County Fairgrounds Commercial Building in Glenwood City, WI (take 94 to exit 28, then go north 10 miles on Hwy 128).  Gates will open for the inspection of auction items beginning at 4:00 p.m. with the formal program starting at 5:00 p.m.  The May Fair Event & Sale is sponsored by The Friends of the St. Croix County Fairgrounds in cooperation with the St. Croix County 4-H Horse and Dairy Committees. The building will be heated.

  • Local businesses pitch in to send police officer to special training

    BALDWIN, WI – Local businesses are asked to support a lot of causes: sports team sponsorships, charity golf tournaments, community festivals, and on and on. But sponsor a police officer’s training?  Now that’s a new one.

  • Woodville Senior Center receives donation from Legion Post 301

    WOODVILLE, WI – The Woodville Senior Center received a check for $600 from the Woodville American Legion Post 301 towards the purchase of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).

  • Fossum wows Sons of Norway with 'Fiddle or Violin' program [VIDEO]

    WOODVILLE, WI -- Master violinist Robin Fossum wowed the Sons of Norway members at their April meeting. Fossum of Chetek, Wisconsin, was the featured guest speaker at the Monday, April 24, 2017 meeting of the Valkyrien Lodge of the Sons of Norway at the Zion Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall in Woodville, Wisconsin.

  • Nilssen's awarded at 2017 Meat Product Show

    MADISON, WI – The exceptional quality of meat products produced by Nilssen’s Market of Clear Lake, Wisconsin was recognized at the 78th annual convention of the Wisconsin Association of Meat Processors, held in Madison on March 30 – 31, April 1, 2017.

  • St. Croix County Highway Commissioner retires

    HAMMOND, WI – The St. Croix County Highway Department office and shop in Hammond was filled with well-wishers last Friday April 21, 2017 at the Retirement Open House for well-liked successful Highway Commissioner Tim Ramberg.

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