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Colfax students pay tribute to the memory of fellow classmate  WEAU

Local student tragically killed in a car crash on Friday afternoon is being remembered and students at Colfax High School chose to honor their classmate in a ...

Prep Football Preview: Colfax aims for a quick start  Chippewa Herald

Colfax high school football coach Matt DeMoe wants to start the season off strong with winning all three of the Vikings first home games.

Colfax youth remembered with tractor parade  Wisconsin State Farmer

Students at Colfax High School honor friend with a tractor parade.

David Olson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

David A. Olson, age 72, of Menomonie, WI passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018 at Colfax Health and Rehabilitation in Colfax, WI. He was born Feb. 8, 1946 in ...

Prep Volleyball Preview: Colfax eager to defend conference and regional titles  Chippewa Herald

Having only lost one starter, most of Colfax's star volleyball team returns for the 2018 season. Colfax ended their 2017 season at 8-0 in the conference and ...

CHS sophomore perishes in rollover accident on CTH M  DeWitt Media

IN LOVING MEMORY — A memorial has been set up in the lobby at Colfax High School for 16-year-old Braden Lemler. Dozens of students have written ...

'Never too late to right a wrong': Dedication of Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Colfax is Thursday  Chippewa Herald

COLFAX — Dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Tom Prince Memorial Park in Colfax will be held Thursday, Aug. 30, at 11 a.m. All area Vietnam ...

2018 marks the last year for the Lind Family Foundation scholarships at CHS  DeWitt Media

By LeAnn R. Ralph. COLFAX — After 18 years, 2018 marks the final year for Lind Family Foundation scholarships being awarded to Colfax High School seniors.

Vietnam veterans to get their due with Colfax park memorial  Leader-Telegram

COLFAX — Tom Prince Memorial Park will finally get its Vietnam veterans memorial this week.

Prep Cross Country Preview: Colfax represents school, girls place fourth at Boyceville  Chippewa Herald

Colfax high school cross country coach Joseph Doucette hopes that his runners can represent the school and community in the 2018 season.

Sally Tschumperlin | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Sally L. Tschumperlin, age 53 of Durand, died unexpectedly on December 13, 2018 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.

Prep Golf Preview: Colfax joins conference, starts season strong at Barron  Chippewa Herald

The Colfax girls golf team may not have gotten any new members this year, but last year's athletes return strong as Colfax joins a conference.

Glenwood City School bus involved in collision  DeWitt Media

MINOR INJURIES were reported when a Glenwood City School Bus and a Chevy Blazer collided at the intersection of County Highways D and DD Monday ...

Menomonie Optimist Club chooses Youth of the Month  Chippewa Herald

The Menomonie Optimist Club recently recognized McKenna Yingst of Colfax High School and Audrey Westcott of Elk Mound High School as the December ...

Brian Aasen | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Brian D. Aasen, age 50 of New Auburn, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, December 15, 2018 at his home.

Prep girls basketball: Durand hits buzzer beater to win DSC title over Colfax  Chippewa Herald

There are very few scenarios where a conference title game gets any closer than it did Thursday evening at Colfax High School. Though the Colfax girls' ...


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Prep Track & Field: Elk Mound boys earn Dunn-St. Croix Conference title; Colfax girls finish runner-up  Chippewa Herald

The Elk Mound boys track and field team did not disappoint during Tuesday's Dunn-St. Croix Conference (DSC) tournament at Mondovi High School.

UPDATE: Victim identified in Town of Tainter shooting, DC sheriff's department still looking for 2 suspects  DeWitt Media

MENOMONIE — The Dunn County Sheriff's Department has identified the victim in a shooting in the Town of Tainter Sunday evening as Bruce R. Sundstrom, 48, ...

Lehmen Larson  Chippewa Herald

Lehmen A. Larson, 86, passed away at Dove Healthcare, Wissota and Reginal Vent Center, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018.

Hudson School District introduces new staff  Hudson Star Observer

The Hudson School District will add 30-plus new staff members and teachers to its roster for the 2018-19 school year. To help you identify the new faces out and ...

Meet a Viking: Powerlifter Mikaela Leibfried  Chippewa Herald

It's not every day a high school senior gets the opportunity to travel to South Africa to compete in an athletic event.

Jewel Meyers | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Jewel Myers, age 97, of Eau Claire was called home on Friday, December 7, 2018 after a short illness.

Bail set at $100000 cash for GCHS teacher charged with sex crimes  DeWitt Media

HUDSON — Bail has been set at $100,000 cash in St. Croix County Circuit Court for a Glenwood City High School teacher charged with five felonies related to ...

Amery woman killed in Village of Deer Park crash  DeWitt Media

DEER PARK — An Amery woman has died following a head-on collision with a semi-tractor trailer in the Village of Deer Park Friday, July 27. 44-year-old Stacey ...

Colfax powerlifting duo heads to Nationals  Chippewa Herald

There are some mighty strong Viking athletes coming out of Colfax High School.

Louise Anderson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Louise E. (Knutson) Anderson, 88, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2018, at her daughter's home in Albuquerque, New Mexico, from a very aggressive ...


Monty J. Krizan, age 74, died Sunday, April 22, 2018 at his California residence. Monty was born on August 6, 1943 in Glenwood City, WI. He was the son of ...

Memorial service December 15 for KayLynn Mayhew, 1961-2018  West Seattle Blog

Family and friends will gather on December 15 in memory of KayLynn Mayhew. Here's the remembrance being shared with the community: KayLynn (Edgren) ...

Colfax Chevrolet's new owner makes three generations  DeWitt Media

By LeAnn R. Ralph. COLFAX — It's not often that you find three generations of owners working at a car dealership. Although the three owners, past and present, ...

Former Wisconsin legislator Tom Larson of Colfax dies  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Former state Rep. Tom Larson dies after a battle with cancer.

Elk Mound boys take first at Colfax Invite  Chippewa Herald

The Elk Mound boys' track and field team took first place at the Colfax Invitation held Tuesday at Colfax High School.

Local American Family Insurance Agent Lane Berenschot earns top honor for customer service  DeWitt Media

MADISON, WI – Lane Berenschot, an American Family Insurance agent in Colfax and Glenwood City Wisconsin, has been recognized for providing an ...

Village of Colfax approves beer, liquor and tobacco licenses for The Blind Tiger  DeWitt Media

By LeAnn R. Ralph. COLFAX — With the approval of beer, liquor and tobacco licenses for The Blind Tiger, it's official: the Buck Snort Bar & Grill is now gone, and ...

Boyceville man charged with 20 felonies, in custody on $200000 cash bail  DeWitt Media

By LeAnn R. Ralph. MENOMONIE — A 35-year-old Boyceville man charged with 20 felonies related to the sexual assault of a child remains in custody at the ...

New Glenwood City Library Director: Amanda Brandt  DeWitt Media

By Missy Klatt. GLENWOOD CITY — While the Glenwood library has a new director in Amanda Brandt, Amanda is not new to Glenwood. She lives in and grew ...

Rotary Club of Menomonie presents youth volunteer service awards  Chippewa Herald

On April 5, the Rotary Club of Menomonie has announced the spring recipients of its Rotary Youth Volunteer *Service* Awards. President-elect Michelle Dingwall ...

Dunn County teen enjoys the challenge and camaraderie in showing pigs  Leader-Telegram

MENOMONIE — Jack Edwards of rural Colfax can't play sports because radiation treatments he had for cancer as a child stunted the growth of his hips.

Extra Effort: Lyme disease fails to faze Colfax senior Sarah Scharlau  Chippewa Herald

COLFAX — Being outside in a beautiful natural area, getting lots of physical exercise is a recipe for a good, healthy life — until it isn't. Sarah Scharlau, senior at.

Elk Mound talks to students about consequences of bomb threats  WEAU

Whether it's personal, legal, or educational, the consequences behind initiating a bomb threat are no joke.

List of area events, offers on Veterans Day  WEAU

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Here's a list of some of the area programs offered for Veterans Day. For more information on these programs tune in tonight on ...

Barron District welcomes new teachers | Free News  News-shield

A dozen people will be in new faculty positions for the Barron Area School District when the academic year begins next week.

New Barron faculty introduced | Local News  News-shield

More than a dozen new faces will appear in classrooms, offices and music rehearsal rooms (among other places) this fall as the Barron Area School District ...

Nephew of former GC resident victim in Fall Creek double homicide  DeWitt Media

By Cara L. Dempski. FALL CREEK — A relative of a former Glenwood City woman was named earlier this week as a victim in an Eau Claire County double ...

Kyes goes from Onalaska to his home course in Cadott  Chippewa Herald

ONALASKA — He submitted his resignation as the boys golf coach at Onalaska High School on Wednesday morning.


Stephen Leo Zurn passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Glenhaven Inc. after a battle with cancer. Stephen was born March 26, 1941 in Detroit Lakes ...

Head-on crash leaves 1 dead, 7 injured  DeWitt Media

TOWN OF FOREST — The Memorial Day weekend turned tragic. A head-on collision involving a truck and a car along Highway 64 in the Town of Forest late ...

CVTC camp introduces girls to auto body repair  Chippewa Herald

Leann Rafferty has dreams of her artwork decorating the bodies of hot cars and vans, but realizes she first has to learn more about repairing and finishing the ...

Singing in the Chamber choir  Chippewa Herald

The Chamber recently hosted the 51st Excellence in Education Banquet, a unique event that celebrates the accomplishments of students and educators ...

Edward Jacob Ausderau  La Crosse Tribune

WHITEHALL — Edward Jacob Ausderau, 90, of Whitehall died on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse.

In remembrance: Locals who passed on in September  Bloomington Pantagraph

September 2017 obituaries and announcements in the Bloomington–Normal area. View obituaries any time at

Gary M. Volkman  Chippewa Herald

SEQUIM, Wash. -- Gary M. Volkman passed away Oct. 7, 2015, at the age of 73, in his home in Sequim, surrounded by his family.

Boyceville to host Science Olympiad Invite Dec. 7  Chippewa Herald

The Seventh Annual Boyceville Science Olympiad Tournament will take place Saturday, Dec. 7. opening the 2013-2014 Science Olympiad season.

New Auburn wins Goldberg title for third time  Chippewa Herald

It was a gamble that the 12-member New Auburn High School team didn't have to take. Two other high schools in the same situation decided to play it safe and.

Justin Andrew Poach  Chippewa Herald

PRAIRIE FARM, Wis. — Justin Andrew Poach, 26, of Prairie Farm passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at his home.

Scott Steiner On Working With HHH, UCW, Carlito Note, XWW, AWL, This Week's Indy Events  Wrestling Inc.

Great North Wrestling posted the clip above of Scott Steiner discussing working with Triple H. Steiner said that he wanted to be on Smackdown, but was put on ...

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