WESTconsin Credit Union opened their new office location in Ellsworth on June 9. Members and employees were eager for the new office, as it offers drive-up service, a 24-hour ATM, and additional office space for member interaction that was not available at their previous location.
- Three vying for Miss Hammond
- Heartland Days now first weekend in August
- Blackhawks 14U softball takes first place in Minnesota State Softball Tourney
- The Menomonie Singers to hold auditions next month
- Air quality alert
- Yellowstone Trail Heritage Days July 30 and 31
- artZ Gallery artists announced
- College Honors
On June 24, the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced the preliminary May 2020 unemployment rates for Wisconsin’s 72 counties and the 34 cities with populations greater than 25,000 residents. St. Croix County’s May rate was estimated at 13.8%, which is lower than the…
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture is opening signup for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Dec. 9, 2019. The deadline for agricultural producers to sign up for general CRP is Feb. 28, 2020, while signup for continuous CRP is ongoing.
In November 2018, wolves killed Laurie Groskopf’s 11-year-old hunting dog in Oneida County. That was nine years after wolves killed another of her dogs.
A decade after the Great Recession slammed the brakes on the U.S. economy, employment in Wisconsin has recovered and surged almost 72,000 jobs higher than its pre-recession peak. A look at the types of jobs created finds higher-paying occupations requiring more education have grown more than…
The new management team at Baldwin Perk likes its chances to succeed in the marketplace even though there’s also a Caribou Coffee in town.
Blaine Brothers Inc., a leader in truck and trailer sales, service and repair, announced Monday they have acquired Midwest Truck Service, a family-owned truck and trailer repair and alignment shop, based in Baldwin.
Adoray Home Health and Hospice, a not-for-profit home health and hospice agency, is pleased to announce that they have relocated the corporate office to the second floor of the First Bank of Baldwin building at 990 Main Street, Baldwin. Previously the corporate office was in the Baldwin East…
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is recognizing 10 recycling programs from a mix of businesses, schools, nonprofits and local governments with the 2019 Wisconsin Recycling Excellence Awards.
Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley has earned a prestigious endorsement from the Parents as Teachers National Center, Inc., (PATNC) as a Blue Ribbon Affiliate, making it one of the top- performing home visiting affiliates within the PATNC’s international network. The official designatio…
One has to believe every little boy wants to grow up and be a firefighter at some point in their little life, but for Joshua Shores, this was a reality. “Ever since I was a little kid, I wanted to be a firefighter,” he states. So, in 2009 he joined the Baldwin Fire Department. In 2011, he we…
Starting a business can be a scary process, with a lot of things to consider. Fortunately, local resources are available to help. Chippewa Valley Technical College has two events planned for Startup Eau Claire Week Nov. 11-15 to assist entrepreneurs trying to get their ideas off the ground.
A Baldwin business was honored last week from the State of Wisconsin for their commitment over the years in hiring people with disabilities. On the last day of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Nolato Contour was named an Exemplary Employer by Governor Tony Evers Thursday for i…
Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul joined a bipartisan coalition of 29 state Attorneys General requesting that U.S. Department of Education (DOE) Secretary Betsy DeVos exercise her authority to extend the closed school discharge timeframe for students who were enrolled in schools operated …
When the new St. Croix River Crossing bridge came to fruition after years of planning, it was seen as the latest or quickest way to connect western Wisconsin to the Twin Cities area.
Flagship Ford hosted its Customer Appreciation Bash October 18 in which guests were treated to a free meal, highlighted by bratwursts and burgers and enter into a drawing to win NFL jersey giveaways.
America’s Newspapers – formed from the merger of Inland Press Association and Southern Newspaper Publishers Association – was ceremonially launched this month in Chicago.
Baldwin LightStream announced October 15 the company will begin upgrading the copper and coax plant facilities in the villages of Baldwin and Woodville in 2020. The project will upgrade all residential locations to fiber optics.
Adoray Home Health and Hospice and Adoray Treasures from the Heart is excited to announce that $22,390 has been raised for the “Raise the Roof” fundraising campaign to help fund a new roof at the Adoray’s Treasures from the Heart Baldwin 1 store.