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Maass runs 3:03 in Boston Marathon

Tim Maass didn’t quite reach his goal April 19 when he ran his first Boston Marathon, but he was pleased with the results. “It went really well,” he said. “The whole experience was just awesome. The course was tougher than…

Municipalities speak out against new water standards

A state hearing April 20 on proposed new water standards drew several municipal leaders who spoke out against the proposal. The proposal by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources would lower the allowed amount of phosphorus in treated wastewater when…

Board sets lock times for park restrooms

Lockup times for the restrooms at Black Creek parks were approved during the reorganizational meeting of the Black Creek Village Board on April 20. Automatic locks have been added at Lake Park and Sebald Park to help fight vandalism. The…

Town hall meeting topics may include look at possible Chiefs renaming

By: Ray Barrington, reporters With state government coming closer to a move that would threaten Native American mascots, Shiocton schools are getting ready to discuss the situation with the public. At the Shiocton School Board meeting April 19, the board…

Seymour students excel at National History Day

Fifteen Seymour Community High School Students recently advanced to the state level of competition for National History Day. This year, over 9,000 students across the state and 700,000 across the nation are doing original research for National History Day. National…

Josh Rynish named Eagle Scout

Seymour Troop 117 Boy Scout Josh Rynish was honored as an Eagle Scout in ceremonies held at Fallen Timbers on Sunday, April 18. Rynish, son of Lee and Chris Rynish, completed all the requirements to obtain Scouting’s highest rank, Eagle…

Kris Stilen finds success, with Mary Kay

Kris Stilen of Leeman was happy in her business of owning a beauty shop in her home. Then, in January of 1989, her mother received a facial from a Mary Kay representative. “She said the representative reminded her of me,”…

Chiefs still look for first win in softball

Shiocton dropped four softball contests, including a close nonconference loss to Wrightstown. The Chiefs were downed 6-0 at home by Weyauwega-Fremont April 15. On April 16 in a 4-3 loss to Wrightstown, the Chiefs had the potential tying run thrown…

Thunder drops Bay games to Hortonville, Shawano

Seymour took a close loss and a hefty one in two Bay Conference softball games. Hortonville 3, Seymour 2 Seymour traveled to Hortonville on April 15 and lost an exciting game. Seymour jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the…

DOT clarifies WIS 47 project

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has issued the complete designation of where passing lanes will be added during reconstruction of WIS 47 in Outagamie and Shawano counties. They are: Outagamie County • Southbound between 1,100 feet north of Brusewitz Road…