October 1, 2014

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Waushara County Fair Demo Derby

Public Safety Committee meets to discuss position
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:43 AM

On Sept. 3, the Waushara County Public Safety Committee met in closed session to discuss the open EMS Director position as the time frame for applications had closed.

Ag in the Classroom announces essay topic and Book of the Year
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:42 AM

“Why are bees important to Wisconsin Agriculture?” is the topic of the essay contest from the Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Ag in the Classroom program.

“Our 2015 Book of the Year is ‘The Beeman’ by Laurie Krebs. The book and essay topic will allow us to educate students about bees and the important role they play in agriculture,” said Ag in the Classroom Coordinator Wendy Kannel. “We will again link the book, the accompanying lessons, various Wisconsin educational resources, and other Ag in the Classroom lessons into resources for teachers, students and volunteers to use in promoting and preparing essays.”

Walk to End Alzheimer’s to be held Sept. 13
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:42 AM

With Alzheimer’s disease prevalent in today’s society, funding is needed to continue the research necessary to work toward a cure and provide the free resources for caregivers and patients.

Ivy Hoffman competes in Miss Wisconsin Teen USA
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:41 AM

Ivy Lee Hoffman, Wild Rose, participated in the Miss Wisconsin Teen USA pageant on Sept. 7 at the Fond du Lac Performing Arts Center.

Polly Pooper returns to Berlin's Fall Festival
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:40 AM

Krentz Farm’s cow, Polly, is a staple in the Berlin community and is known well for her $500 give-away poop drop walk giveaway during the Oct. 4 Pumpkins on the Petunias Fall Festival.

WACC hosts ribbon cutting ceremony for Flyte’s Fieldstones
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:39 AM

The Waushara Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony welcoming Flyte’s Fieldstones, Coloma, as a new member on Sept. 4.

Livestock producers urged to enroll in disaster assistance program
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:32 AM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is encouraging producers who have suffered eligible disaster-related losses to act to secure assistance by Sept. 30, as congressionally mandated payment reductions will take place for producers who have not acted before that date.

Theft reported in Town of Wautoma
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:31 AM

On Aug. 26 the Waushara County Sheriff’s office took a theft report in the Town of Wautoma.

Equalized values decrease in Wautoma
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:30 AM

At the Sept. 8 regular Wautoma Common Council meeting, city administrator/clerk/treasurer Ryan McCue told the council that the city received a notice from the Wisconsin Department of Revenue indicating that the equalized values in the city have decreased from 2013 to 2014, leaving a 7 percent decrease in property values due to economic change.

Burke participates in Neshkoro Lions Horse Pull
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 5:08 AM

Tim Burke, Markesan, drives his horses while participating in the 23rd annual Neshkoro Lions Horse Pull at the Neshkoro Horse Arena on Aug. 30.