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Isaar Marine deployed to Afghanistan

Following a farewell party on Friday, July 15, U.S. Marine Sgt. Joe Bonnin of Isaar was deployed to Afghanistan for the next seven months. Bonnin, a Marine for eight years, is being deployed overseas for the first time with the…

Fundraising is underway for Veterans Memorial in Shiocton

Three years ago, an individual at a Memorial Day celebration in Shiocton walked up to members of the VFW Post 512 to issue a challenge to get a Veterans Memorial started in the village. What started as a neat idea…

Cub Scouts honor firefighters

This year’s Cub Scout recruiting slogan, “On Fire for Scouting,” grew into a compelling project for Pack 4031. Float Committee Chair Kara Pickering’s husband, Dave, is a volunteer firefighter in Pulaski, so with the help of sponsors, the pack built…

Education News

The following students received the Chancellor’s Award for the spring 2011 semester from the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Patrick Wudtke, Bonduel; Brendon Foth, Oneida; Gina Breitenfeldt, Nicole Burkel, Chelsea Culver, Pulaski; Kaitlin Hodgden, Ryan Huettl, Kaylee Skinkis, Seymour. The following received…

Classifieds week of 08/01/2011

Activities and Meetings Join us at Peterman Brook Herb Farm, Porterfield, WI for a Wild Woman Weekend Herbal Retreat August 20-21. Camp in orchard or lodge elsewhere. You’ll be dipped in herbs, hair treatments, clay masks, infusions, balms, salves, tinctures,…

Birth

Ryan Van Handel is proud to announce the birth of his brother Riley Joe born July 8, 2011. Riley weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and 19½ inches long. His parents are Jim and Natalie Van Handel. Grandparents are Don and…

Seymour is Super Bowl ring rich

By Jason Galleske, reporter Seymour may have to add a moniker to its already established Home of the Hamburger label. With five Super Bowl rings in the small Wisconsin city, a handle such as Jewelry Junction could also be fitting.…

Hearing officer named for police disciplinary hearing

By Rick Cohler, editor Seymour Mayor Judy Schuette has appointed Outagamie County Human Resources Director Rob Sunstrom to serve as the hearing officer for an upcoming disciplinary hearing against a Seymour police officer. The Seymour City Council approved the appointment…

Seymour schools hold annual meeting July 25

By Rick Cohler, editor The Seymour Community School District Board of Education will present electors with a 2011-12 proposed budget calling for total general fund (Fund 10) spending of $24,418,266, down $1,092,776 from the current year at the district’s Annual…

No wake zone on Shioc River still in discussion

The Shiocton Village Board will take a wait-and-see approach to see what Outagamie County does before ammending their current no-wake ordinance. The topic was discussed at the board meeting on July 11. The Village of Shiocton had 13 residents near…