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Savard exits congressional race

News Release from Reid Ribble Campaign Marc Savard announced today he is withdrawing from the Republican primary race to challenge Steve Kagen in the fall election and is endorsing Reid Ribble. “Out of all the remaining candidates in the Republican…

Seymour loses regional final after wild win

A last-inning rally forced a second game but it wasn’t enough for Seymour as it lost to Menasha 7-4 in the final of the Legion baseball Class AA regional tournament Monday at Sturgeon Bay. Seymour, down 4-0 in the bottom…

Shiocton to host CWC Youth regional championships

Shiocton will be hosting the Central Wisconsin Conference Youth Baseball American League Grand Championship Tuesday morning, July 27 at the Lake Park diamonds with 2 games at 9 and the Championship at 11. The National League Grand Championship will be…

Shock and Ow!

By Ray Barrington ReporterThe use of electric shock to gather walleye for tagging drew angry comments from fishermen during a Department of Natural Resources meeting July 13 in Shiocton. Electrofishing has been used in recent years to gather the fish…

Ribble’s goal: Cut growth in government for future

Reid Ribble has no experience in elective office, but hopes that will work in his favor in his run for the 8th District Congressional seat. Ribble, the retired owner of a Kaukauna roofing firm, is one of four Republican candidates.…

Shiocton man gets 18 months for asbestos handling

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources announced that Michael Phillips, 54, of Shiocton was sentenced recently in federal court by U.S. Federal Judge William C. Griesbach to serve 18 months in prison, pay $12,765 in restitution, pay $100 in special…

Outagamie County 4-H Project Learning Day

Area 4-H members prepare for the annual fair for months before the fair. In order to get ready, Outagamie County 4-H Project Learning Day was held at Fox Valley Technical College on Saturday, February 20, 2010. This year 168 4-H…

Ruff Fish tourney July 10

The 28th annual Ruff Fish fishing tournament takes place Saturday in Shiocton at the boat landing on the west end of the Wolf River bridge. The event runs from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with more than $1,100 in cash and prizes,…