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As COVID-19 numbers rise, cherished events are on the decline. In a statement sent out to B-W Chamber members Nov. 18, it was announced, ”Sadly, today we made the decision to cancel our 31st Annual Horse Parade and Visit from Santa. While we knew it was coming, like many of you know, it stil…

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Help keep the Memory of Loved Ones Bright this holiday season with Adoray’s Love Lights Fundraiser. Love Lights make memorable holiday gifts and offer a unique way to honor or memorialize family, friends, or beloved pets while giving back to the community. A special Love Lights Tree Lighting…

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Residents of the Baldwin Care Center have dealt with the struggles 2020 has presented, including missing in-person visits from loved ones. Throughout their lives they have seen a variety of challenges, but have always remembered that no matter what, there is always something to be thankful for.

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COVID-19 has impacted the ability for The Salvation Army to raise funds to help others in crisis. This year, we are being asked to stay home to help stop the spread of the virus. Many store fronts may not have the iconic bell ringer at their kettle stand. So many things have changed in the l…

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On an average day things are busy at the administrative offices at the Baldwin Municipal Building. Throw in a presidential election (during a pandemic) and plates become quite full. Recently Tracy Carlson, Baldwin’s Administrator/Clerk-Treasurer, took time out to offer ‘Thank-You’ to everyon…

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WESTERN, WI—WESTconsin Credit Union is offering up to fifteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors from the Class of 2021 as part of the credit union’s Scholarship Program. The goal is to award one scholarship in each community served by a WESTconsin office. These areas incl…

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While many things have been cancelled due to the pandemic, hunting is not one of them. The fresh air and adrenalin pumping are welcomed this year more than ever.

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Veterans Day is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have served. For one day, we stand united in respect for the nation’s veterans. We celebrate and honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.

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When I was researching Baldwin residents who were killed in action during WWII for our special section celebrating the 75th anniversary of the end of the war, access to information varied widely. I’ve done a fair bit of research on WWII veterans in the past as a hobby, and access to service …

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The Baldwin Royalty had an excellent turn out for their recent food drive. They were able to fill the trailer with donations and collected over 1300 lbs. of food, as well as over $600 in cash donations directly to the pantry. Carrie Krueger said, “We are so proud of the turnout that we are g…

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According to a press release from the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department, an early morning weekend accident caused the death of Nathan J. Schultz, 42, Hammond. Saturday October 31, 2020, at approximately 12:48 a.m. the St. Croix County Sheriffs Office responded to 100th Ave, just east of …

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A timeline for the long-awaited pool was announced during the Baldwin-Woodville School Board meeting last month.

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State and local county health officials have confirmed a record-breaking number of confirmed COVID-19 cases. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state of Wisconsin, and St. Croix County Public Health Officials are closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19.

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They say the waiting is the hardest part, but that is exactly what voters have to do as ballots roll in for the Presidential race. As of 10a.m. Joe Biden sat with 1,630,334 votes (49.57%) while Donald Trump had 1,609,586 (48.94%). These totals can quickly fluctuate before a clear-cut winner …

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This weekend it is as they say, “Time to fall back.” The first weekend of November marks the end of daylight saving time. Daylight saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 a.m.

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Baldwin Library will not have our large Friends of the Library Used Book Sale this year in the Village Meeting Room, but we will have smaller sales on tables inside the library beginning November 15th during the hours the library is open. We will quarantine all items before putting them out …

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Western Wisconsin Health Foundation is honored to announce the Cheese Grater - Danbana Committee presented a check for $8,500 to be designated towards mental health needs in the region.

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St. Croix County is partnering with the Wisconsin Army National Guard to provide two free COVID-19 drive-through testing sites. Testing will be administered by the Wisconsin Army National Guard at the Hammond and Somerset Fire Departments from October 22 through December 10.

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Sewer regionalization partnerships have been formed in various parts of the state. The pressures that drive a community toward regionalization vary depending on the specific community. It has been formed between municipalities such as Osceola and Dresser, Eleva and Strum and Whitehall and Bl…

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The snowflakes just kept falling Tuesday, October 20; so much so, that snow totals for the actual zip code of 54002 set a new record.

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November 3, 2020 is Election Day. With the day quickly approaching, the Baldwin Bulletin reached out to candidates for their take on some key issues.

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Late January, Polk County Sheriff’s Department set a goal of revisiting an unsolved case that affected Polk County and the Round Lake Community Jan. 11, 2014; the hit-and-run, double fatality that took the lives of Ben Juarez and Rick Cobenais.

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Election Day is merely weeks away and interest in casting votes sooner rather than later is skyrocketing across the nation. By the end of September, voters in some states including Wisconsin, North Carolina, Florida and Michigan had already requested more ballots than pre-Election Day votes …

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Big smiles and fancy crowns are only a small piece of what makes the Baldwin Royalty beautiful. But there is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life better for others, and that is what truly makes the Baldwin Royalty shine. Please join the girls October 24 …

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In this unusual year, the annual Spooky Story night at B-W’s Giezendanner School Forest (2424 30th Ave.) has been modified. Instead of spooky story stations, gather your family and a flashlight or two and explore the woods on Saturday evening, October 24th. Arrive any time between 6:30 and 7…

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This summer Lexi Everts watched as local teacher Jen Schommer lifted her wheelchair-bound son Gabe, into the family’s van. When Mrs. Schommer couldn't lift the power chair into her cargo area without help, Everts jumped into action in more ways than one. She decided that the Schommers needed…

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