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Visit to Cadaver Lab gives Colfax High School students impactful experiences  Chippewa Herald

For 27 students from Colfax High School, it was a day in class unlike any other.

Colfax man tackles blindess, takes center stage as musical director  WEAU

COLFAX, Wis. (WEAU) -- Last minute preparations are underway for the Colfax High School production of "Newsies" the musical. But the process is a little ...

Ruth Ackerlund | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Ruth P. (Jorgenson) Ackerlund, age 75, from Colfax, WI passed away on February 2, 2019 at Dove Healthcare-South in Eau Claire, WI. Ruth was born on ...

Wilbur Martinson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Wilbur (Bill) Eugene Martinson was born on August 28, 1933 in Wheeler, Wisconsin to Arthur Martinson and Vera (Zeman) Martinson. Bill graduated from Colfax ...

William Mathews IV | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

William (Butch) Mathews IV completed his journey from dementia with Lewy Bodies with Parkinson's on February 6, 2019 at Azura Memory Care in Eau Claire.

Jury: Colfax man guilty of sexually assaulting girl  Leader-Telegram

MENOMONIE — A 12-person jury on Tuesday found a Colfax man guilty of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old in a Colfax house in 2011.

Judith Albricht | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Judith “Judy” Mae Albricht (Anderson) died peacefully in her home amongst family on April 29, 2019, in Colfax, WI at the age of 63.

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.

David Bates | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

David Bates, of Colfax, joined Jesus in his carpentry shop on May 10, 2019, at the age of 80 after a seven-year battle with lymphoma and esophageal cancer.

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 ...

William Peterson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

William H. Peterson, age 65, of Colfax, WI, passed away suddenly on Monday, February 4, 2019, at his residence.

Darlene Stackhouse | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Darlene Price Stackhouse, age 83, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 18, 2019, due to congestive heart failure, at Mayo Clinic Health Systems – Eau ...

Phillip Hagel | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Phillip E. Hagel died on June 7, 2019 in Cadott, WI at the age of 68.

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 ...

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 ...

Joseph Eder | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Joseph H. Eder, 75 of Colfax passed away peacefully at his home with his wife by his side on Friday, March 22, 2019.

Jerry F. Blodgett | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

ELK MOUND — Jerry F. Blodgett, 88, of Elk Mound died Friday, June 14, 2019, surrounded by family while under the care of St. Joseph's Hospice. He was born ...

Barbershoppers singing into 50th year | News  Chippewa Herald

The Dunn County Barbershoppers will present its 50th annual Harmony Show, “Malt Shoppe Mania!”, on Saturday, April 13 at 7 p.m..

Dunn County barbershop group announces 50th annual show  Chippewa Herald

The Dunn County Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society presented special awards and installed the 2019 Officers and Board Members on Dec. 4 at Dan ...

Johanna Larson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Johanna “Jo” Julia Larson, 92, of Eau Claire died peacefully at Grace Lutheran Prairie Pointe Rehab Facility in Altoona, WI, on May 31, 2019, due to a bone ...

Clyde Prince | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Clyde Gilbert Prince passed away on February 8, 2019 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He was born on March 3, 1933 to Gilbert and Leona (Meinen) Prince. He was ...

Dunn County Barbershoppers head to malt shop for 50th annual show  Leader-Telegram

By Leader-Telegram staff. The Dunn County Barbershoppers are presenting their 50th annual harmony show, “Malt Shoppe Mania,” at 7 p.m. Saturday at Colfax ...

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 ...

Ryanna Blumenauer | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Ryanna Blumenauer of Colfax WI died unexpectedly on Thursday May 30th in Menomonie.

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 ...

Sandra Thomson | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

Sandra Betty Thomson, age 64, of Altoona, went to heaven to be with our Lord on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire with her.

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.

Obituary: Tom Larson | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

COLFAX — Former Wisconsin state representative, Tom Larson, 69, passed away Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, at Dove Healthcare, Bloomer, after a long battle with ...

Brian Aasen | Obituaries  Leader-Telegram

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

Colfax powerlifting duo heads to Nationals | High School  Chippewa Herald

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

Lehmen Larson | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

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

Meet a Viking: Powerlifter Mikaela Leibfried | High School  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.

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.


Braden Gerald Lemler, age 16, of Sand Creek received his angel wings on May 11, 2018. Braden was born on March 30, 2002 in Eau Claire, WI. He was a ...


Prevea Altoona Urgent Care. Prevea Chippewa Falls Health Center. Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Eau Claire, all services cancelled. Maranatha ...

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.

Former Colfax resident's missing children case revisited  DeWitt Media

by Marlys Kruger. COLFAX — For those of you have been reading The Messenger for more than 25 years, you may remember a story that was printed in the Oct.

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.

Prep roundup: Menomonie baseball takes out New Richmond  Chippewa Herald

The Mustangs grabbed a 4-2 victory over the Tigers during a nonconference matchup held Friday at New Richmond High School.

List of area events, offers on Veterans Day  WEAU

INSIDE: List of some area programs, deals offered on Veterans Day.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Edward Jacob Ausderau | Obituaries |  La Crosse Tribune

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

Justin Andrew Poach | Obituaries  Chippewa Herald

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

Young Entrepreneurs Learn What Really Goes Into Making A Product  Hackaday

Just to be clear, the primary goal of the Papas Inventeurs (Inventor Dads) was to have the kids make something, have fun, and learn. In that light, they enjoyed a ...

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.

In Photos: Prairie coach Melody Owsley retires | Prep Sports  Journal Times

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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

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