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Through sleet, storms and subzero temperatures, Prescott students have been warming up the stage to present the spring production, "Seussical The Musical." This fun and frolicking adventure is sure to be enjoyed by all ages. Based on beloved Dr. Seuss stories, such as "Horton Hears a Who," "Horton Hatches the Egg," and "Gertrude McFuzz," the characters and music will provide entertainment for the entire family. The production is directed by Emily Ball with musical direction and sound production by Prescott
The 2018-2019 school year is halfway over and Elmwood Middle-High School salutes the following second quarter honor roll students: A Honor Roll Seniors: Amber Bartz, Nicholas Forster, Alyssa Peterson, Rowan Rupakus, Sophia Tiffany and Alexia Waltz. Juniors: Taylin DeLong, Katie Feuker, Mikena Geraets, Madisen Klink and Shanda Trainor. Sophomores: Anna Blanford, Brooklyn Link and Jacob Waltz. Freshmen: Andrew Aamodt, Josiah Donato, Curtis Eng, Maggie Glaus and Lucas Webb. Eighth Grade: Luisa Eng, Brooke Schwebach and Lily Webb.
Extensive search conducted after suspicious activity report A suspicious person was reported at 2:35 a.m. Feb. 3 at a home on 150th Avenue in Hager City. The caller said the person was asking for a ride to a disabled vehicle. Deputies conducted an extensive check and found neither the suspect nor a disabled vehicle. Town of River Falls burglary A burglary was reported at 4:16 p.m. Feb. 4 at W10218 570th Ave. in the town of River Falls. Neighbor's concern draws rebuke from resident
Spring Valley Middle-High School has released the names of its second quarter honor roll students for the 2018-19 school year. GPA — 4.0 (Semester 1) Seniors: Lauren Anderson, Dylan Bosshart, Madison Maier Juniors: Aaron Borgerding, Savanna Carlberg, Jonathan Corriea, Clara Gland, Kari Hybben, John Larson, Kristine Miller, Hope Webb Sophomores: Michael Bauer, Sophie Bechel, Kaitlin Bigaouette, Tanner Sands, Nolan Stans
The Prescott Kiwanis Student of the Week for Feb. 13 is Prescott High School senior Calihan Sterud, who was nominated by Prescott High School math teacher Bella Zimmer. "Calihan has always gone above and beyond for her class work for statistics," Zimmer said. "She wants to make sure she is doing everything correctly and is willing to help others who need it." Parents: Amy and Daniel Sterud Community service / outside clubs / activities: Work at Caribou Coffee, dance team Hobbies / interests: Singing (choir) School activities: Dance team, honor roll
Initial appearances Nicholas L. Bard, 27, Ellsworth, was ordered to pay $100 cash bail on felony possess with intent-THC and possess drug paraphernalia charges Jan. 24. The charges stemmed from a Dec. 14 incident in River Falls. Timothy J. Eaton, 37, Prescott, posted a $10,000 signature bond on felony strangulation and suffocation (domestic abuse), felony possession of methamphetamine and battery (domestic abuse-infliction of physical pain/injury) charges Jan. 25. The charges resulted from a Jan. 24 incident in Prescott.
The Prescott Kiwanis Student of the Week for Feb. 6 is Prescott High School senior Carter Strand, who was nominated by Prescott High School science teacher Sarah Westman. "During the course of the year I have had the opportunity to get to know Carter as a student, and as a person. He is very kind, hard-working and motivated. His attitude is always cheerful, and he is genuinely interested in astronomy. Carter's determination to succeed in school and to join the Air Force shows that he is truly the successful future leader we hope to develop here at Prescott High School.
TOWN OF SALEM -- A 16-year-old male from Plum City died in a vehicle crash Saturday afternoon, according to a news release from the Wisconsin State Patrol. At 1:01 p.m. Feb. 2, 2019, the state patrol responded to the crash at 290th Street and 190th Avenue in Pierce County. Upon arrival, troopers found the lone 16-year-old occupant of a 1989 Ford F250 dead at the scene.
These incidents were reported to the Prescott Police Department Jan. 21-27. Welfare checks • Police checked on a man at 4:22 a.m. Jan. 21 due to cold temperatures who had been sleeping in his car in the 800 block of Orange Street. He said he was OK. • Police were asked to check a woman's last known address, 615 Orrin Road, at 2:34 p.m. Jan. 23. She had walked out of the hospital with an IV in her arm. Police were told she moved in September 2018. Sticky fingers
Ellsworth Middle School students who displayed perseverance were chosen as January Students of the Month. They are (front row, from left) Carson Wright, Aiden Murphy, Madison Peterson, Ella Sweere, Tyler Baker, Aneya Brock, Madisyn Holmgren; (back row) Luke Knight, Audrey Farrell, Kayley Bayer, James Waldvogel, Landyn Johnson. Not pictured: Casey Branshaw. Photo courtesy of Kelly Kyllo