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Shock and Ow!

By Ray Barrington ReporterThe use of electric shock to gather walleye for tagging drew angry comments from fishermen during a Department of Natural Resources meeting July 13 in Shiocton. Electrofishing has been used in recent years to gather the fish…

Seymour fire chief to retire

Seymour Fire Chief Steve Krabbe submitted a letter of retirement to the Council’s Courts and Public Safety Committee on Thursday, July 15. Krabbe, who has served 30 years on the department, has been chief for the past 10 years. Krabbe…

Village Board takes steps toward monthly water bills

The Black Creek Village Board took another step toward monthly water bills at its July 12 meeting. The board approved discussing options for monthly water billing with the state Public Service Commission, and if the village gets PSC approval, it…

Shiocton hit five of seven goals for school year

The Shiocton School District achieved five of its seven district goals for the 2009-2010 school year, district administrator Chris VanderHeyden told the Shiocton School Board at its July 12 meeting. The district, he said, achieved a 100 percent graduation of…

Local National Guard soldier assumes leadership of 32nd Brigade

Sgt. Maj. Rafael Conde and Col. Martin Seifer at change of command ceremony for the 32nd Brigade.

Special to ACN – Capt. Joy Staab, Wis. Nat. Guard A La Crosse native took command of the Wisconsin Army National Guard’s 32nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team during a change of command ceremony July 10 at Camp Williams. Col. Martin…

Education Briefs

The following received degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison May 14-16: Alyssa J. Moeller, Farm & Industry Short Course One Year Certificate; Ellen Rachel Roubal, Bachelor of Science-Education, Spanish; Black Creek. Amber Lynn Hammen, Bachelor of Arts, English; James Paul…

Eamon Butner

Gerald and Peggy Saindon of Seymour and Scott Butner and Laura Stephens of Richland, Wash., are happy to announce the birth of their grandson, Eamon Joseph Butner, to Lucie (Saindon) and Sean Butner of Green Bay. Eamon Joseph was born…

Close calls for Shiocton

Shiocton’s Cody Ahrens slides home safely past the tag of Marion/Tigerton’s Eric Kroening during a July 13 game at Shiocton. - Photo by Ray Barrington

The Shiocton Post 512 Legion Baseball team dropped two close home games and fell short with a rally on the road last week. Shiocton team has a home game Monday vs. Manawa at 6 p.m. The team plays its first…