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TAFFE holds fundraiser

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Children’s entertainer Randy Peterson performs during the TAFFE spaghetti dinner fund-raiser Nov. 5 at Black Creek School. – Submitted photo

Committees trim Seymour budget

The Council will hold a special budget session on Monday, Nov. 15. Three committees met this past week to look for ways to trim the proposed 2011 spending and tax plan. As originally proposed, the budget carried a tax levy…

Board OKs buying railroad land for $1

The Black Creek Village board voted Nov. 8 to go ahead with the purchase of land owned by the Canadian National Railway along West Forest Street. CN is offering the land for $1. The area is about 9 acres. l…

Shiocton honors veterans

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Essay winners Austin Van Den Bosch and Nikki Harvath read their winning essays during Veterans Day ceremonies at Shiocton High School. Elementary school principal Kim Griesbach looks on. – Photo by Ray Barrington

Village Board says no to Lake Park flea market

The Shiocton Village Board turned down an offer by a resident to organize a monthly summer flea market at Lake Park. Diane Seidler, who has sold items at area flea markets, told the board she is starting to organize markets…

Seymour Middle School students honor veterans

Judith Kuse offered Veterans' Day remarks on behalf of her husband.

During their annual tribute to veterans, Seymour Middle School seventh grade students honored their guests with music, poetry and gifts. The masters of ceremony for the event were Emma Ellis and Brayden Wilinski. Mickenzie Plinska gave the drum roll as…

Paint ball complaints filed

The Seymour Police Department received three criminal damage complaints in the area of Sally, Lincoln and High streets on Saturday, Nov. 6. The incidents occurred between the hours of 1:42 and 9:49 a.m. The criminal damage was caused by a…

Trial set in fraud case

A Seymour woman, accused of one felony count of identity theft to obtain money or credit and misdemeanor charges of forgery and obstructing a police officer has pleaded not guilty and is scheduled to face a jury trial on Jan.…

WIS 47 to open Friday

WIS 47 between Black Creek and Bonduel, which has been closed for most of the summer and fall, will be open to through traffic Friday by noon, a release from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation said. The highway’s closing has…

Seymour Council reconsiders Tahoe sale

On a 4-2 vote, the Seymour City Council voted to reconsider its Oct. 25 decision to remove a 2003 Tahoe from the police department’s fleet. While the issue of the Tahoe is the focal point, the underlying issue is a…