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Seymour officers to hand out Packers trading cards

The Seymour Police Department will be participating with the 2010 Law Enforcement Packer Card Program. The cards are packaged up in a pack of 20 with the players and some of the Packer management team. On the back side of…

Search on for new alderman

The Seymour City Council hopes to fill the seat left vacant by the death of Alderman Jim McMaster as soon as it can. The city will post a notice in the Sept. 20 edition of the Advertiser Community News –…

Seymour alderman dies

Seymour Alderman Jim McMaster died on Tuesday, Sept. 7. Rescue squads were called to his restaurant, Cheezy Jim’s, on Main Street in Seymour just before 11 a.m. Seymour Police Chief Rick Buntrock said McMaster had gone into the restaurant to…

Independent candidates have tough time

Independent Wisconsin governor candidates James James (right) and Jim Langer (center), and Langer’s wife get a tour of the Good Shepherd facilities from Director Deb Captain. - Photo by Rick Cohler

“When I decided to run for governor as an independent, people warned me it would be an uphill battle – it’s more like running into a brick wall,” James James, of Spring Green, one of two independent candidates for governor,…

Seymour candidate forum provides views

Governor candidate Mark Neumann talks with the voters at a candidate forum in Seymour on Thursday, Sept. 2

With the fall primary just over a week away, the Seymour Chamber of Commerce brought a smorgasbord of politics to the city Thursday afternoon for a wide-ranging discussion of state and federal politics. One of the front-runners for the Republican…

Music in the Park concludes 2010 summer program

John Koenigs of KNX The Party Band hands out roses to the ladies.

It was another successful summer concert series for the Wednesday evening performances at the gazebo in Nagel Park. The popular program organized by the Seymour Community Historical Society and sponsored by area businesses, averaged over 300 people in attendance for…

911 service affected by excavation accident

An apparent excavation accident near Mackville Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 1, pinched a fiber optic line and knocked out 911 service to much of northern Outagamie County. A spokesperson for CenturyLink said the accident crimped a line in the ATT distribution…

Three-way primary in 5th District

Fifth Assembly District candidate Craig Fletcher is seeking the Republican nomination with three key issues: jobs, spending and government accountability. The three, he said, go together in restoring the economy and cutting government size and spending. He cited the last…

Seymour man dies in farm grain bin

Terry A. Hintz, 42, Seymour, died Wednesday after falling into a grain bin at a Town of Oneida farm. Hintz was working at a farm at W2350 CTH EE, just west of the intersection with CTH E, Wednesday afternoon when…