OPINION

Opinions

Viewpoint

Assembly bills would toughen OWI penalties This article appeared in Wispolitics.com. Legislation aimed to toughen penalties for drunken drivers received strong support in an Assembly hearing last Thursday. Rep. Jim Ott, co-author of the three bills, said the legislation would…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…. Well not a lot to report this week. Last week the only meeting we had was for the Streets & Sanitation Committee. The committee did discuss the sewer and water rate increases. Like I told you before we have…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi… Well let’s see what I can update you on. Sorry about all the salt that was put on the roads last week. We did not need to plow and figured salting would work which normally it would. This is…

Letter to the Editor: From Superintendent Ross

Dear editor, Welcome to spring in Wisconsin! While the weather might not be as warm as some of our February days this year, it’s nice to know warmer days are just around the corner. With spring here, I’m getting excited…

Letter to the Editor

Dear editor, According to the comments written, some City Officials finally inspected the chip sealing done in 2016 on Fulton Street. And now they finally seem to be appalled at what was found? They were well informed last summer already…

Viewpoint: Your Right to Know

This month’s Your Right to Know column from the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Council is in regard to Assembly Bill 70 and Senate Bill 42, which if approved would allow local governments to stop publishing meeting minutes in newspapers in…

Letters to the Editor

Dear editor, We can safely say March came in like a lion in Northeast Wisconsin. Certainly much different than some of the best weather we experienced in February this year. What else can we say except its March in Wisconsin…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…Well I told you last week that I would update you on the two DOT projects that will be coming down. One was the box culvert project on Main Street to be done in 2017 and the other a project…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…. The weather was about as beautiful as it gets last week I hope you all enjoyed it. There were so many people out walking in the early evening and it was great to see. We can all start visiting…

Letters to the Editor

Dear editor, We hope you have all enjoyed the unusually warm February weather and the past weekend. For school districts across the state, second semester is in full swing, state tournaments for winter sports are beginning and school planning for…