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Garbage charge up, fire charge down for village

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The Ellsworth Village board approved a monthly 10 cent increase in garbage cart charges for the fourth quarter at the monthly meeting Monday evening.


The increase was requested by the village’s trash hauler PIG of Hager City due to increased charges at local landfills. The increase was recommended by the solid waste committee and was adopted unanimously by the board members, all of whom were present.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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