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Vehicle fire on County Highway G

By Sara Tischauser Editor A pickup truck fire closed down part of County Highway G west of French Road, Seymour. Greg Brown, Seymour Rural Fire Department fire chief, said the fire was reported at 2:46 p.m. on Dec. 26. The…

Structure and hay fire on Wick Road

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor A machine shed on Wick Road, Black Creek was engulfed in flames when the fire call came at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27. Black Creek fire department responded with help from Shiocton, Nichols and Seymour…

Seymour Shopko Pharmacy sold to CVS

By Sara Tischauser Editor Changes will be happening with the Seymour Shopko Pharmacy in the near future. “Shopko entered into agreement with CVS to sell its Seymour pharmacy location,” said Michelle Hansen, manager of public relations with Shopko. Hansen was…

Shiocton’s state report card

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction recently released the state report cards for schools covering the 2017-18 school year. The Shiocton School District received an overall score of 76.4 which exceeds expectations. Superintendent Nichole Schweitzer…

Black Creek village board addresses lighting complaint

By Linda Titel Assistant Editor The Black Creek Village board met on Dec. 10 at 6:30 p.m. In insurance and personnel: The board approved the League of Wisconsin Municipalities Insurance for 2019. The board approved vacation carry overs if they…

Sunday fire had 11 fire departments respond

By Sara Tischauser Editor A fire was reported on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 2:46 p.m. Greg Brown, Seymour Rural Fire Department fire chief, said the Seymour rural Fire Department was the primary agency for the fire at N8701 French Road.…