Category: SHIOCTON

The News from Shiocton

Shiocton school district plans for graduation; future events

By Keith SkenandoreManaging Editor In a letter e-mailed to students on April 29, the School District of Shiocton announced plans for making up important events that had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The school district summarized the…

High School seniors, teammates, lose final spring sports season

Keith SkenandoreSports Editor With the beautiful spring weather upon us, it’s that time of year were parents of athletes should be sitting in the stands watching their son or daughter participating in baseball, softball, soccer or track. On the golf…

Shiocton village board updates on COVID-19

The Shiocton Village board met on Friday, April 24 at 6 p.m. via phone conference by Village President Terri James. Village Clerk Laurie Sweeney gave an update on the election. There were a total of 215 votes, 84 people voted…

Schools Out: Stay At Home extension closes school doors for rest of academic school year

By Keith SkenandoreManaging Editor When Governor Tony Evers extended the state’s “State-at-Home” order until May 26, his announcement slammed the doors shut for all public and private K-12 schools for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. Teachers and administrative…

WIAA cancels spring sports season

By Keith SkenandoreManaging Editor With the spring sports season hanging on the hinges of whether they would have a season or not due to the coronavirus, the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) Board of Control dashed those hopes as they…

Missouri man bound over for trial in deaths of Diemel brothers

By Keith SkenandoreManaging Editor Garland Nelson, the Missouri man who is charged with the murder of Nick and Justin Diemel, has been bound over for trial. The preliminary hearing, which was delayed numerous times, and four times this year, was…