Category: SHIOCTON

The News from Shiocton

Federal judge rules Election Day date to remain April 7; Does allow for absentee ballot return extension

A federal judge declined to postpone this Tuesday’s Wisconsin primary due to concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. US District Judge William Conley’s ruling does allow for an extension of the absentee ballots to be filed by 4 p.m. on April…

Village of Shiocton takes action against coronavirus

By Keith SkenandoreManaging Editor The coronavirus was the topic of discussion between Shiocton’s Village Board of Trustees at a special teleconference meeting on Wednesday afternoon. The trustees made various changes in the operations of the village which are to be…

Chiefs have fun while making boys basketball history

By Greg BatesTimes-Press sports correspondent This was a historic year for the Shiocton boys basketball program. For the first time since 1991 and ’92, the Chiefs captured back-to-back conference titles. Shiocton earned a share of the Central Wisconsin East championship…

Shiocton Village Board meets to discuss COVID-19 Plan

The Board discussed the Village Hall hours, employee hours and job duties during the COVID-19 crisis at their regular scheduled meeting on Monday, March 16.Village Clerk Laurie Sweeny suggested limiting the open hours at the Village Hall to 7 –…

Town of Bovina needs Election Inspectors

Charles Pluger, Bovina Town Clerk, is calling on residents of the Town of Bovina willing to serve election inspectors for the April 7 election to replace election inspectors who are unable to serve due to age or health concerns from…

Digital Learning implemented at Shiocton

The Shiocton School board met on March 16 at 6 p.m. in the Library Media Center. Mr. Chad Schmidt, High School Physical Education teacher, showcased the new on-line instructional program, PLT4M (Platform), being used this year. Our Physical Education courses…

COVID-19

With the Coronavirus now declared a pandemic, preventive measures are now being taken nationwide to eliminate the spread of this flu-type disease. Here in Wisconsin, at least 34 coronavirus cases have been confirmed since the outbreak began, with the first…

Two Shiocton women injured in crash

According to the Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the intersection of County Highway FF and Balsam Road in the Town of Deer Creek around 7:30 p.m. When they arrived, officials say they found an SUV in the…

Shadows on the Wolf building and bridge completed

By Linda TitelManaging Editor The Shadows on the Wolf building has held hunter safety classes, American Legion, Lady’s Auxiliary meetings and its Annual Banquet in their new facility over the last couple of months. They also will host a food…

Makerspace in Shiocton Schools Library Media Center

The School Board met on March 2 at 6 p.m. in the Shiocton Schools Library Media Center (LMC). Media Director, Veronica Woodward gave a presentation on Makerspaces located in the LMC. What is Makerspace? A space of any shape or…