SHIOCTON

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Shiocton youth baseball teams take CWC tournament crowns

It was another successful season for the Shiocton Day League baseball teams. They participate in the Central Wisconsin Conference Youth Baseball League. The league consists of Amherst, Iola-Scandinavia, Manawa, Marion, Weyauwega-Fremont, and Shiocton. The league has three divisions: AAA which…

Shiocton-Bovina Fire Picnic, parade Aug. 21

The Shiocton-Bovina Fire Department will host its annual picnic and parade Saturday, Aug. 21. The parade starts at 12:15 p.m. on Main street. Registration starts at 8 a.m. Registration forms are available at the Shiocton Village Hall. The action then…

Catch A Pig winners listed

On an evening so warm even a mud bath felt cool, intrepid wrasslers took on swine that flew in the second FFA Alumni Catch A Pig contest in front of the grandstand at the Outagamie County Fair. Teams competed in…

Shiocton holds annual Fly-in

Still, a few ultralight craft did a flyover Sunday morning (top photo) and the annual pancake and porkie breakfast (lower) drew a crowd.

Tax rate decrease in Shiocton school budget

The Shiocton School District tax levy would drop under the proposed 2010-2011 district budget to be voted on Aug. 9. District residents can vote on the budget at the district’s annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 9 in the school…

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…