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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…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…Well here we go again. Like I said before things were pretty quiet this last week. The Finance Committee met on Monday night at 6:15 followed by Council at 7 p.m. Finance approved the resolution on approving establishing a fund…

Viewpoint: Democrat

The Democratic Party of Wisconsin released a statement on Gov. Scott Walker’s budget announcement. The following statement comes from chair Martha Laning: “For years, Democrats have asked the Governor to fully restore cuts made to public education and the UW-System,…

Viewpoint: Republican

Governor Walker presented his proposed 2017-19 budget on Wednesday, February 8, to both houses of the legislature. Following the address, Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) released the following statement: “Our state’s economy is in strong standing thanks to the…

Letters to the Editor

Dear editor, On behalf of Community Family Resource Centers (CFRC), I would like to thank everyone who helped make our recent 16th annual Winterfest Carnival a huge success. This event wouldn’t be possible without our close to 80 enthusiastic, self-motivated,…

Viewpoint

The Legislative Audit Bureau. is a nonpartisan legislative service agency responsible for conducting financial audits and performance evaluations of state agencies. The Bureau’s purpose is to provide assurance to the Legislature that financial transactions and management decisions are made effectively,…

Viewpoint

Below is an excerpt from the United Assembly Repulbicans Caucus announcing framework for a transportation solution and tax relief. Assembly Republicans are taking the first step in addressing the transportation funding crisis by announcing the framework for a common sense…

News from Outagamie County Executive

Dear Editor, Martin Luther King said, “Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart…