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Wisconsin Fifth District Assembly Race

Wisconsin’s 5th District Assembly candidates facing each other in the Nov. 6 election are Incumbent Jim Steineke (R) and Jeff McCabe (D). What brought about your decision to seek another term? Jim Steineke: I still have unfinished business. I think…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi… It’s Thursday and not a very nice day but it probably would be good to get rain – we are pretty dry. As I look around a lot of the trees have shed most of their leaves so as…

Letter to the Editor

Editor: Too many times go by where I want to say thanks, but either don’t or don’t know how. Well, I’m hoping this thank you to Don’s Quality Market, Randy Reed, and all his staff is taken as special as…

From the Mayor’s Desk

Hi…..Well, as we all see by the headlines, we had some bad news for Seymour in regards to the growing of psychedelic mushrooms in our city. The good news is that it was located and shut down. As we all…

Words in My Pocket

Everyone is getting older. It just seems some days I’m aging faster than other days. I’ve been taking in as much of this beautiful fall weather as I’ve been able to squeeze in. Fall never seems to lasts long enough.…

Letter to the Editor

Editor: I had to laugh when I saw the daily paper last week. The Packers were robbed in Seattle (and they were). Millions of dollars changed hands. The public was outraged. The strike was settled. We all want the very…

Panaché

I love talking economics, but I don’t have an economics degree, so abstract economic theories are often beyond me. I think when Bush and Obama saved the banks, it had to be. We couldn’t have runs on the banks like…

Focus on Faith

Were We Wrong? Were we wrong to criticize the referees in the call ending the Seahawk/Packers game? No. I know the Bibles says to judge not that you be not judged. This means that we must be fair and know…

2012 – Election – 2012

Former Republican Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson faces Wisconsin Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin. Here are excerpts highlighted on each candidate’s website. Tommy Thompson (R) Health care Thompson’s plan for health care addresses what he says are the fundamental flaws of the…