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Ellsworth retiree gets help with dream--how sweet it is!

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Pierce County Herald
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Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

A home-based business is what Judy Ortwerth had in mind when she thought about keeping busy in retirement.

And Judy's Sweet Treats may happen at her Ellsworth home yet someday, Ortwerth said Thursday. But due to the generosity of Cheryl Johnson at the local Rock N' Roll Café, the retiree has been able to get her venture started much earlier than she originally imagined.

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"Cheryl offered to have me come in and do some baking," Ortwerth said, grateful for the opportunity to use the café's downstairs kitchen Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 2 p.m. until she's done.

Read more in the print version of the Herald March 21.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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