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Town of Goodman Awarded M&M Grant

The Town of Goodman received a $750 Philanthropy grant from the M&M Area Community Foundation. The grant was presented by M&M's Executive Director, Paula Gruszysnki, at the Goodman Town Board meeting on Monday, March 20.

The grant will be used to enhance the area surrounding Goodman's new Veterans' Memorial, including new a metal sign designating the area as "Memorial Square." The grant will also be used to build benches for the area, which will be constructed using salvageable pieces from the original Veterans' Mem...
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County Considers Loan For Marinette Project

The City of Marinette's request for $1.5 million from Marinette County to complete financing for their proposed Community Sports and Event Center has met with less than enthusiastic reception from some supervisors on Marinette County Board. After much discussion on Monday, March 20, the Finance Committee voted three to one to send the city's request to the Executive Committee without a recommendation.

Voting in favor of the motion to make no recommendation were committee members Don Pazynski, Janis Porfilio and Don Phillips. Su...
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Peshtigo Okays Raises, Awards Town Audit Bid

At the regular monthly Peshtigo Town Board meeting on Tuesday, March 21, Chair Herman Pottratz announced that Jerry Pennings has asked to be removed from the Board of Appeals, and a replacement will be sought. He thanked Pennings for 13 years of service, and asked that an official thank you letter be sent to him from the town. "He did a good job while he was on there and rarely missed a meeting," Pottratz commented.

At the request of Clerk Clarence Coble Mary Carlson and Jacob T. Pichette were added to the list of election inspecto...
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Only One Water Main Freeze-Up This Winter

The recently completed winter was a relatively good one for Peshtigo in terms of water main freeze-ups, Public Works Director George Cowell reported to the city's Water and Sewer Committee on Tuesday March 21. Cowell said there was one frozen water main and one service break on water so far this year. However, he cautioned that sometimes strange things happen during spring thaw, which is currently in progress.

The department has been working aggressively on meter inspections and replacements, as well as cross connection inspections,...
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County Board To Air Options For Civic Center Financing

A number of important decisions, reports and discussions are facing Marinette County Board at its monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 28, including the City of Marinette's request for a $1.5 million contribution toward construction of its proposed Civic/Recreation Center. An alternate plan proposed by County Administrator John leFebvre for a loan to help finance that project while leaving the county's reserve funds intact will also be up for discussion.

Results of the long-awaited Carlson-Dettman Wage Study were to be presented to...
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Issue Date Department Headline
03-22-2017Front Page
Town of Goodman Awarded M&M Grant

03-22-2017Front Page
County Considers Loan For Marinette Project

03-22-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Okays Raises, Awards Town Audit Bid

03-22-2017Front Page
Only One Water Main Freeze-Up This Winter

03-22-2017Front Page
County Board To Air Options For Civic Center Financing

03-15-2017Front Page
Extensive Damage to Porterfield Home

03-15-2017Front Page
Pound Has Slight Hope Sex Offenders Won't Move In

03-15-2017Front Page
Citizens Committee Addresses Peshtigo School Board Meeting

03-15-2017Front Page
Parks and Forestry Discusses Possible New ATV Campground

03-15-2017Front Page
Riverside Cemetery Board To Propose Changes In By-Laws

03-08-2017Front Page
Winds Cause Widespread Power Outages In Area

03-08-2017Front Page
Sheriff: Drug Deaths Down, Jail Overcrowding Is Issue

03-08-2017Front Page
School Study Group Has Much Homework To Do

03-08-2017Front Page
T/Pound Residents Petition Board Against Sex Offender

03-08-2017Front Page
Council Adds $11,240 For Fish Platform Project Plans

03-01-2017Front Page


03-01-2017Front Page
County Board Seats Chaikowski; Debates Civic Center Financing

03-01-2017Front Page
Town of Pound Concerned Over Sex Offender Placement

03-01-2017Front Page
Peshtigo School Board To Consider Policy Changes

03-01-2017Front Page
School Citizens Building Committee Meets March 2

03-01-2017Front Page
Customers Gas Faces State Unfair Billing, Fraud Charges

02-22-2017Front Page
PLACE SECOND

02-22-2017Front Page
County May Donate $1.5 Million For Marinette Community Center

02-22-2017Front Page
Lt. Ducane Is New Traffic Safety Commission Chair

02-22-2017Front Page
Pottratz, Wiedemeier, Staudenmaier, Buechler Win In Town of Peshtigo

02-22-2017Front Page
County Jail Population Nears Excess Capacity

02-15-2017Front Page
Organize Citizens Building Committee for School Options

02-15-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Has Feb. 21 Primaries for Chair, Supervisor

02-15-2017Front Page
Two Week Trial For Menominee Murder Suspect Is Underway

02-15-2017Front Page
Wausaukee Rescue Squad Has Annual Meeting Feb. 12

02-15-2017Front Page
Primaries Feb. 21 For State School Superintendent, Peshtigo Town Offices

02-08-2017Front Page
RECEIVE DEFIBRILLATOR

02-08-2017Front Page
Council Takes No Action On Property Detachment

02-08-2017Front Page
Hope Menekaunee Harbor Can Be Done For Walleye Tournament

02-08-2017Front Page
Coleman Board Declines Reduced Speed Petition

02-08-2017Front Page
Rep. Gallagher Feels Urgency During First Month In Office

02-01-2017Front Page
Fire Destroys Home In Town of Peshtigo

02-01-2017Front Page
Vilas Schroeder Elected County Board Vice Chair

02-01-2017Front Page
Oconto County LEC Still On Budget, Nearly On Schedule

02-01-2017Front Page
Sign Dog Park Lease With Possible Construction In Spring

02-01-2017Front Page
Marinette Forms City Tourism Commission

01-25-2017Front Page
Dettmering Pleads No Contest On Two Intentional Homicide Counts

01-25-2017Front Page
City Committee Rejects Petition for Detachment

01-25-2017Front Page
County Board To Hear Report On Administrator/Coordinator

01-25-2017Front Page
Snow Removal Problems Plague Wausaukee Village

01-25-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Will Establish A Capital Improvement Fund

01-18-2017Front Page
HEAVY DAMAGE

01-18-2017Front Page
Citizen's Building Committee Forming for Peshtigo Schools

01-18-2017Front Page
County HHS Committee Remembers Kathy Just

01-18-2017Front Page
CBA Is Working On Event Plans

01-18-2017Front Page
Riverside Cemetery Hires Garon as Sexton

01-18-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Okays Committee Appointments

01-11-2017Front Page
WINTER CONDITIONS

01-11-2017Front Page
Miron Sentenced To One Year In Jail, $55,000 Fines

01-11-2017Front Page
Lefebvre Expects Few Changes To Land Information Duties

01-11-2017Front Page
Opera for the Young Performs in Marinette

01-11-2017Front Page
County Jail Faces More Hiring Issues

01-04-2017Front Page
Gallagher Sworn in as Representative of Wisconsin's 8th District

01-04-2017Front Page
Few Challenges in April 4 Election, Primary in Town of Peshtigo Feb. 21

01-04-2017Front Page
Deputies Cannot Accept Woller Gift

01-04-2017Front Page
Peshtigo City Council Approves Raises, Hires Building Inspector

01-04-2017Front Page
Marinette Council Approves Search for New City Hall Site

01-04-2017Front Page
Aquila Gets Two Permits For Back 40 Mine, Need Two More

12-28-2016Front Page
CHRISTMAS FIRE

12-28-2016Front Page
County Board Names LeFebvre To Interim Administrator Position

12-28-2016Front Page
Sauve Urges Supervisors To Relay Info On NEWCAP Aid

12-28-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Council To Meet Tuesday, Jan. 3

12-28-2016Front Page
Listening Session Jan. 4 on School Facility Needs

12-21-2016Front Page
SANTA VISIT

12-21-2016Front Page
Henessee Resigns; LeFebvre To Be Interim Administrator

12-21-2016Front Page
Consider Changes In Spring Load Limits On County Roads

12-21-2016Front Page
Menominee Commission Withholds Mine Road Action

12-21-2016Front Page
City of Peshtigo Dumpster Site To Open Once A Month

12-14-2016Front Page
Krygoski Lights Now at the Harbors

12-14-2016Front Page
County Board to Consider "No Debt" Capital Improvement Plan

12-14-2016Front Page
Flame Road RR Crossing To Get Gates, Signal Lights

12-14-2016Front Page
Coleman School Scores Best In State Report Cards

12-14-2016Front Page
Jail Program Director Resigns For Higher Paying County Job

12-07-2016Front Page
SWEARING IN CEREMONY

12-07-2016Front Page
Name Jillian Schutte To Peshtigo City Council

12-07-2016Front Page
Bousley, Kaufman, Deschane Re-Elected to MCABI Offices

12-07-2016Front Page
Area Groups Recipients of Packer Annual Grants

12-07-2016Front Page
Price Decrease for Bellin Hospitals

12-07-2016Front Page
Village Pound President Will Not Seek Re-Election

11-30-2016Front Page
21 Volunteers Become Advocates for Children

11-30-2016Front Page
Judge Halts Dec. 1 Start Of Overtime/Salary Rule

11-30-2016Front Page
Wisconsin Presidential Recount Is Underway

11-30-2016Front Page
Lectures, Tours Offered On Proposed Back Forty Mine

11-30-2016Front Page
Gala Parade, Many Events for Christmas in Marinette Dec. 3

11-22-2016Front Page
Sentinel Structures Trucks Oversized Load of Arches

11-22-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Board Views Tentative New Building Plans

11-22-2016Front Page
Grover Voters Okay Levy Hike For New Fire Truck

11-22-2016Front Page
Coleman Earns Highest DPI Report Card Rating

11-22-2016Front Page
Wausaukee Residents Urged To Attend Nov. 30 Hearing

11-16-2016Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Settles Mercury Asssessment

11-16-2016Front Page
BELLIN OPEN HOUSE

11-16-2016Front Page
Ask City To Consider Vacating Green Street

11-16-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Police Chief FitzGerald Is Settling In

11-16-2016Front Page
Coleman School Board Discusses Building Upgrade Referendum

11-09-2016Front Page
Trump Is Chosen 45th United States President

11-09-2016Front Page
BAMC Receives New Paramedic Intercept Vehicle

11-09-2016Front Page
County Conservationist, Ag Agent Report On Activities

11-09-2016Front Page
Bellin Health Marinette Open House Saturday

11-02-2016Front Page
Alderman Resigns, Parks/ Rec Director Gets Pay Cut

11-02-2016Front Page
Woman's Club Decorates City Holiday Plants

11-02-2016Front Page
Expect Heavy Voting in Presidential Election Nov. 8

11-02-2016Front Page
Public Can Comment on County Budget Nov. 8

11-02-2016Front Page
Coleman School District Again Benefits from Generous Donors

10-26-2016Front Page
PLAN NEW CHARTER SCHOOL

10-26-2016Front Page
Town of Lake Public Budget Hearing, Special Meeting

10-26-2016Front Page
Marinette School Budget Deficit Is Down $300,000

10-26-2016Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Okays 2017 Proposed Budget

10-19-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Water Utility Gets Good DNR Report

10-19-2016Front Page
$20,644 Local Match Met For Peshtigo Fish Platform

10-19-2016Front Page
ADRC Helped to Avoid Moves To Nursing Home

10-19-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Administrator States School Tax Rate To Decrease

10-19-2016Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Okays Audit, Delays Mercury Spill Decision

10-12-2016Front Page
TOUR STATION

10-12-2016Front Page
Strong Feelings Erupt At Back Forty Mine Hearing

10-12-2016Front Page
Lena Names Heimke Co-Athletic Director

10-12-2016Front Page
Village Of Pound Budget Meetings Oct. 13, Nov. 7

10-12-2016Front Page
Dog Park Lease Gets Approval

10-05-2016Front Page
Winsert Research Center Grand Opening

10-05-2016Front Page
Fish Viewing Platform Gets Tentative Nod

10-05-2016Front Page
Coleman School Tax Levy Down, Open Enrollment Up

10-05-2016Front Page
Hearing Oct. 6 On "Back 40" Mine Permit

10-05-2016Front Page
Kadie Menor Honored For Preventing Bank Robbery

09-28-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Board Looking Closer At Remodeling Options

09-28-2016Front Page
West Shore Tool Service Makes Donation

09-28-2016Front Page
County To Air Budget Proposals Sept. 29

09-28-2016Front Page
Crivitz Gets Grant to Upgrade Public Services

09-28-2016Front Page
Minimal Increase In Coleman 2016-2017 School Tax Levy

09-21-2016Front Page
County Board Keeps Sales Tax, Cuts Sunset Clause

09-21-2016Front Page
USS Wichita Christened, USS Marinette Announced

09-21-2016Front Page
Cemetery Board Delays Action on Burial Rates

09-21-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Town Board Changes Plans Where to Gate Road

09-14-2016Front Page
Westlund Bus Lines Receives Award

09-14-2016Front Page
County Board Chair Criticized for Budget Information Request

09-14-2016Front Page
Grover Hears Request for Fire Department Levy Hike

09-14-2016Front Page
County Board Faces Sales Tax, Zoning Decisions On Sept. 20

09-14-2016Front Page
Meeting Sept. 21 On Peshtigo High School Facilities Needs

09-07-2016Front Page
Approve Snowmobile Trail, Send Fish Platform Back To Committee

09-07-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Family Losses All Belongings in Fire

09-07-2016Front Page
Tom Behnke Named Coleman Fire Chief

09-07-2016Front Page
Archaeologist Speaker on Name "Peshtigo" Sept. 12

08-31-2016Front Page
County Taking Another Look At Borrowing, Budget Policy

08-31-2016Front Page


08-31-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Board Sets District Goals

08-31-2016Front Page
Snowmobile Trail Through Peshtigo Goes To Council

08-31-2016Front Page
Marinette County Fair A Success, List Event Winners


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