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Three more retire from Shiocton schools

Three more teachers have had retirements accepted from the Shiocton School Board. The three are Karen Rudat, reading specialist-Title I teacher; Sue Siebers, elementary teacher and Joanne Eisch, high school science teacher. The district has had several teachers retire after…

Motorcyclist killed in Ellington

The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department has identified the victim of a Monday vehicle crash in the Town of Ellington as Chase Braun, a senior at Shiocton High School. Reports say Braun, riding a motorcycle, was attempting to pass a pickup…

Seymour City Council organizes for new term

Ryan Kraft was elected Seymour City Council president for the current term by his aldermanic peers as the Council re-organized April 19 following the April 5 municipal elections. Darlene Werner, Wards 1 and 2; Cal Pashouwer, Wards 3 and 4;…

Steineke defends budget, deals with criticism

State Representative Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) told a small audience at a town hall meeting Monday night, April 18, that the raging debate over public employee bargaining rights is not about the value of public workers. “We’re broke and until we…

“The Phantom of This Location” on stage at SCHS

It’s that time of year for a brand new “Phantom of the Opera,” but with a twist on location. Meet the Virelli family, a famous group of actors who can’t stand one another. At the head of the family is…

Black Creek WWII vets see memorial

By Ray Barrington Reporter Ralph Sassman and Dick Schmidt of Black Creek went on one more mission April 7. They returned with new memories to go with those gained more than 65 years ago. The two men were part of…

Black Creek committees filled

The Village of Black Creek filled its committee appointments at its reorganizational meeting on April 19. The board also approved current village clerk Rochelle Holtz for the new combined clerk-treasurer position. Committees include (chairman listed first): Finance – Terry Rettler,…

First Baptist Church welcomes new pastor

Northeastern Wisconsin is a new experience for Pastor Brian Birner, but he says he knows God called him to serve the congregation at First Baptist Church of Seymour, N6971 French Road. From his community of Dundalk, Md., he could look…

Town of Black Creek man apparent drowning victim

The body of Leslie Reihl, 65, of the Town of Black Creek man, Reihl was recovered from the Wolf River in the Town of Bovina on Monday, April 18. The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department said it received a call for…