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The following area students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse for the spring semester of the 2019-20 academic year, ending May 2020.
The Academic High Honor and Honor lists (Dean's lists) for the past spring semester at Minnesota State University, Mankato have been announced by interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Matt Cecil.
Emma Berndt of Baldwin, WI was named to the Spring 2020 Dean's List at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN. Berndt is majoring in Exercise Physiology.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its uncertain impact on community health, the Pierce County Board of Supervisors has passed a resolution ordering the 137th annual Pierce County Fair to be cancelled for 2020.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) provides weekly updates on road construction projects in the following counties in northwest Wisconsin: Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix, …
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…
The three candidates running in the August Republican primary to represent the 29th Assembly District will appear together in a debate on “The West Side” at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 10, on The Ideas Network Stations of Wisconsin Public Radio: 88.3 WHWC-FM/ Menomonie-Eau Claire and 88.7 WRFW-F…
Readers and advertisers of Sentinel Publications, owners of the Amery Free Press, Baldwin Bulletin, Burnett County Sentinel, Country Messenger and Osceola Sun, will see bylines and faces from sister offices sharing duties in other offices.
Jessica and Tiffany Schmidt hope Baldwin’s newest store, The Schweet Stop, which opened July 1, can connect with generations young and old.
For many years, Baldwin was known for its creamery and especially its butter. Stores carried butter packaged as “Baldwin Butter.” Some readers may remember or be related to the butter makers and other creamery employees. There were other businesses in Baldwin in its early days that may not b…
Menomonie, Wis. — How to attract and retain diverse teachers because of a growing shortage nationwide was the main topic of University of Wisconsin-Stout’s fifth annual Career and Technical Education Summit held recently.
Welcome to our newly revised library operation and services. Over the past few months we have undergone multiple changes. From being closed to offering curbside service, to building virtual options into our services and beyond. Below you will find what we have changed to ensure the safety of…
Many households in western Wisconsin have been struggling with the negative impacts the COVID-19 pandemic is having on their lives. The loss of income, lack of childcare, closing of schools, and mental and physical health issues are a few of the problems people are facing.
The Chippewa Valley Technical College District Board gave final approval Thursday, June 25, to a fiscal year 2020-21 budget that prepares for implementation of the $48.8 million referendum approved at the spring election.
Nicole Samudio from Spring Valley, WI graduated with a Doctor of Nursing Practice, while majoring in Doctor of Nursing Practice Family Nurse Practitioner, from Bradley University in May.
Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) students received 351 scholarships totaling $336,889 during the 2019-20 academic year. Often donors create scholarship funds to memorialize a loved one, or support a cause, but it all comes down to making a difference in the lives of the recipients. R…
More than 12,500 Iowa State University students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the spring semester 2020 Dean's List. Students named to the Dean's List must have earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum…
MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds those celebrating the Fourth of July that fireworks are prohibited on all DNR lands. Prohibited areas include state parks and forests as well as state-owned public hunting and fishing properties.
Representative Rob Stafsholt (R-New Richmond) released the following statement in regards to his request for Governor Evers to declare a state of emergency for St. Croix County:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its uncertain impact on community health, the Pierce County Board of Supervisors has passed a resolution ordering the 137th annual Pierce County Fair to be canceled for 2020.
Monday's daily update on COVID-19 cases from the Department of Health Services shows the breakdown among age groups starting to widen.
The pandemic and the spotlight on racial injustice have revealed a lot about where we are at as a society and a nation. It has exposed the cracks in the ways we think and deal with each other. One of the things I have noticed is that the conversations and discussions we would and should be h…
According to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Facebook page, the St. Croix County Emergency Communications Center received a 911 call of a house fire the town of Baldwin 10:42 p.m., June 13. The caller reported the bathroom was on fire. A deputy was the first to arrive on scene. Upon arrival, …
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point honored more than 2,660 undergraduate students for attaining high grade point averages during the spring semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.
Agricultural producers who have not yet enrolled in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) or Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for 2020 must do so by June 30. Although program elections for the 2020 crop year remain the same as elections made for 2019, all producers need to contact their loca…
Mayo Clinic Health System is requesting community donations of fabric masks to help keep patients, visitors and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Mayo Clinic Health System is incredibly grateful for all community donations over the past several weeks and the organization continues to …
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- Emma Berndt named to the Spring 2020 Dean's List at The College of St. Scholastica