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Home of Jenny and Andy Barker in Marinette is featured on the Holiday Tour of Homes Dec. 5-6.

Town of Peshtigo Tax Is Again 78 Cents Per $1,000

At a rapid fire series of meetings Tuesday, Nov. 18 Peshtigo Town Board held a budget hearing and Town Budget meeting, and then the regular monthly town board meeting at which they unanimously approved the budget for 2015. Tax levy will be $244,853, with a tax rate of 78 cents per $1,000, the same as last year. This comes to $78 per $100,000 of equalized value and is perhaps the lowest town tax rate in Marinette County.

There were only 13 electors present for the hearing, including Town Chair Herman Pottratz, Supervisors Denise Wiedemei...
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Voters To Decide Offices For State, Local, Schools

The first day to circulate nomination papers for offices for state and local municipalities is Monday, Dec. 1, and the final day for filing papers is Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 with their respective municipal clerks.

School Boards will also have elections but nomination papers are not required. Instead, candidates need to file a campaign registration and a declaration of candidacy in their respective school district office.

The elections will be held on Tuesday, April 7, and if a primary is required, when more than two persons file f...
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Suit Filed Against District, Damas, Over Cell Phone Use

A lawsuit was filed Thursday, Nov. 13 on behalf of three Crivitz High School girls seeking redress for what they and their legal advisor, Atty. Richard E. Nell, charge were wrongful punishments by Crivitz School District for alleged misuse of a cell phone in a locker room incident prior to a Crivitz Girls Varsity Basketball game in February.

Defendants named in the suit are Crivitz School District and Michael K. Dama and Kam Dama, individually. Michael Dama is president of the School Board and assistant coach of the girls basketball tea...
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Marinette School Board Approves Salary System

By a 4-2 vote with one abstention, the Marinette School Board approved a set of dollar figures for compensating teachers that is part of a new system of evaluating teachers and rewarding them for achievement. Brian Ceranski and Rick O’Farrell voted against the action at the Board’s meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18. They were concerned they had insufficient information about the impact of the new salary figures when they are adapted to current faculty members. 

Business Manager Pauline Borgen has not had enough time to do the extensive work...
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EMTs, Staff Trained for Ebola

Marinette County Emergency Dispatchers, area Emergency Medical Technicians, and Bay Area Medical Center personnel have all been trained in protocols for dealing with the Ebola virus. The Marinette County 911 User Committee heard about the preparations at a meeting on Thursday, Nov. 13.

The guidelines and procedures were drafted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Ga .and focused on patients with fevers with a recent travel to West Africa. The Ebola virus itself does not infect anyone if it is airborne but is transferre...
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Unit 66 Bake Sale is Nov. 20

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Free Thanksgiving Dinner at St. Mary’s

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Church Hunter’s Supper Nov. 22

11-20-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Travel Club Ireland Trip

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Athelstane Craft Fair Nov. 22

11-20-2014Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Elementary School Holds Family Literacy Night

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Legion Auxiliary Unit 66 Bake Sale at Nimrod Nov. 20

11-20-2014Community - Crivitz
NEWCAP Vendor Craft Sale Nov. 22

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Loomis Historical Christmas Potluck

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Crivitz Blood Drive Dec. 1

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LCMC Thanksgiving Service, Dinner

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Coleman Elementary Students Earn Perfect Attendance

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Sadie Duckert is Kohl Award Nominee

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Coleman 5th Grade Honor Roll Listed

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Village of Pound Approves Budget

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Voters To Decide Offices For State, Local, Schools

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Suit Filed Against District, Damas, Over Cell Phone Use

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