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TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
(Pub. Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2016)STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT PIERCE COUNTY
PIERCE COUNTY FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE: 10/3/16 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/29/16 Special Highway Committee Meeting
TOWN OF ELLSWORTH: 10/3/16 Town Board Meeting
Shirley M. Bemis, 91
Irma J. Helmueller, 89
Dr. Gary A. Palmquist, 62
LeRoy Edson Burgess, 96
Kay L. Beder, 49
Kathleen Vinehout column: How to fund roads is a balancing act
Kathleen Vinehout column: Legislative Audit Bureau celebrates 50 years of service
Kathleen Vinehout column: Looking for answers
Kathleen Vinehout column: Who will be my teacher?
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Aug. 24, 2016)
Real Estate Showcase
Town of River Falls
October 21, 2011
RF town resident challenges assessment, another complains about trees
John Kucinski, W9680 770th Ave., told the River Falls Town Board at its Monday night, Oct. 17, regular meeting that his land should be reassessed...
October 21, 2011 - 10:04am
September 30, 2011
RF town: New policy to address ditch mowing
The citizens' road maintenance complaints have been heard and the Town of River Falls Board is responding with a policy. While only in the beginning stages, the roadside upkeep policy will address some recent complaints. The Town Board went through the preliminary draft and made...
September 30, 2011 - 10:33am
September 8, 2011
She won for Roman
There was a new winner at the tractor pull at the annual Harvest Fest held recently at Kusilek's Hillside Farm. Janice Pechacek drove for the...
September 8, 2011 - 9:17am
August 5, 2011
RF Town resident claims road visibility poor
At its Aug. 1 regular meeting, the River Falls Town Board heard from local farmer Terry Kusilek as he criticized inadequate driver visibility on some town roads. Kusilek travels often on Happy Valley Road and said it's not always easy to see clearly while driving. He said he's complained...
August 5, 2011 - 1:25pm
May 31, 2011
Have-a-Heart bike run June 25
Have A Heart, an organization offering respite services for children and adults and more, located in the town of River Falls at W10356 Hwy. 29,...
May 31, 2011 - 3:10pm
May 27, 2011
Town of RF: After all costs get sorted out, road projects OK'd
Roadwork season is in full swing in most areas and the town of River Falls is no exception. Bids for road projects were analyzed and presented at the town's May 16 meeting. After going through the numbers and going over the current budget, Town Highway employee Brian Weber was...
May 27, 2011 - 10:12am
May 25, 2011
Letter: Harsdorf can go back to her farm
TO THE EDITOR: Boxes, lamps and sofas moved from apartments to trailers and trucks as students with gowns draped over their arms and weary parents walked about the Madison campus on a past weekend. Moving day is a moving experience for students and families as they separate what...
May 25, 2011 - 2:01pm
May 12, 2011
Town of River Falls: Board tours Town Hall, comes up with to-do list
The May 2 River Falls Town Board meeting kicked off with an adventure of climbing ladders up to an attic and wielding flashlights to explore a dark basement. Town Board Chairwoman Diana Smith and supervisors explored these seldom-used areas of the Town Hall. They found things to...
May 12, 2011 - 4:01pm
April 28, 2011
River Falls: Town borrows for road projects; road committee formed
Road construction season is coming and the town of River Falls has projects it would like to tackle. To pay for the proposed road construction and maintenance, the Town Board last week approved borrowing $100,000. The board agreed to a two-year loan for $100,000 from the WI Trust...
April 28, 2011 - 1:41pm
April 7, 2010
Boles defeats Loberg to win judgeship
River Falls attorney Joe Boles was elected Pierce County judge Tuesday, defeating opponent Bob Loberg of Ellsworth. Boles got 54% of the vote...
April 7, 2010 - 8:38am
April 1, 2010
B&B adds conference space
The Servants Quarters, a bed-and-breakfast in the town of River Falls that offers a woodsy retreat-like setting, recently completed major remodeling...
April 1, 2010 - 2:15pm
March 23, 2010
Town of River Falls: Hanging on to their safe
At the River Falls Town Board meeting last week, the Board made the decision to hang onto the custom-made town safe because of the historical ties that it represents. The large and heavy safe is engraved with the town's name. Town resident Elwood Elliott had previously requested to...
March 23, 2010 - 9:23am
March 11, 2010
Town of River Falls: Damaged fence leads to heated accusations
At last week's River Falls Town board meeting, Chairwoman Diana Smith explained steps she took regarding damage to a fence said to be caused by a town employee while mowing last summer. The fence was on property owned by town resident Vernon Kelly. When the damage was discovered,...
March 11, 2010 - 3:11pm
February 16, 2010
NAU helps sponsor Farm Technology Days
Mel Pittman, Farm Technology Days Executive Chairman, presents a plaque to Heather Nicolet, of NAU County Insurance.
February 16, 2010 - 8:49am