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Honest Crivitz Boys Return Purse, $3,000

Crivitz School ninth-graders Jayden Christiansen and Quinten Chilcote had gotten up at about five in the morning, and were just beginning to fish along the Madison River in Montana's Yellowstone Park on Monday, June 13 when they saw a purse along the bank down by a rock.

At first they thought it was a bird, but when they approached, they realized it was a purse. They opened it up to attempt to locate some identification. After sorting through miscellaneous items such as eyeglasses and pills, "their eyes just bugged out," ac...
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Executive Committee OKs Tour, Argues County Borrowing Policy

Marinette County Board's Executive Committee met on Tuesday, June 21 in preparation for the monthly board meeting on Tuesday, June 28.

With the exception of Supervisor Vilas Schroeder, everyone present voted in favor of authorizing Corporation Counsel Gale Mattison to draft a resolution asking the state to allow counties, including those with county dministrators, to set individual highway committee authority.

Until a few months ago, the Marinette County Highway Committee had direct supervisory authority over the Highway Com...
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Dairy Breakfast June 26 On Fendryk Brothers Farm

The annual Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm, part of June Dairy Month celebrations, is being held this year from 7:30 a.m. to noon Sunday, June 26 on the Fendryk Brothers Farm at W9105 County P, which is two miles west of Hwy. 141 in Beaver.

The Breakfast on the Farm menu includes all you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausages, cheese curds, maple syrup, applesauce, milk, juice, coffee and ice cream sundaes.

There will be a petting zoo, face painting, balloons, kids bouncy play area, viewing of barns and cattle, wagon rides and ...
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County, Town Agree on Payment for Mercury Spill

For nearly a year and a half, Marinette County has been seeking a way to collect the $15,407 it spent to clean up a mercury spill at a residence at W1974 State Highway 64 in the Town of Peshtigo in January of 2015.

A complicating factor is that municipalities, which includes towns, but not the county, are allowed to put special assessments against properties on the tax roll. In this case the county spent the money for the cleanup, but only the town has the authority to collect.

The county some months ago had sent the town a bil...
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Deputies Shoot Fitchburg Man After Making Threats

Marinette County Sheriff Department deputies shot and killed a Madison area man last Wednesday evening, June 15 near Pembine after he approached the officers with a shotgun. The man was a former resident of Marinette.

The Madison Police Department had issued a statewide bulletin earlier in the day that the man, identified as Michael D. Rasmussen of Fitchburg, was known to be armed and believed to be traveling to northern Wisconsin.

"Rasmussen had made threats of harm and was believed to be traveling to northern Wisconsin and p...
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Issue Date Department Headline
06-22-2016Front Page
Honest Crivitz Boys Return Purse, $3,000

06-22-2016Front Page
Executive Committee OKs Tour, Argues County Borrowing Policy

06-22-2016Front Page
Dairy Breakfast June 26 On Fendryk Brothers Farm

06-22-2016Front Page
County, Town Agree on Payment for Mercury Spill

06-22-2016Front Page
Deputies Shoot Fitchburg Man After Making Threats

06-22-2016Front Page
New Marinette Kohl's Store Set To Open This October

06-15-2016Front Page
ACCIDENT SCENE

06-15-2016Front Page
Smoke Testing Planned For Peshtigo Sewers

06-15-2016Front Page
Judge Kent Hoffmann Takes Oath of Office

06-15-2016Front Page
Judge Morrison Appointed 8th District Chief Judge

06-15-2016Front Page
No Chickens For City Residents

06-15-2016Front Page
Peshtigo May Get After School YMCA Program

06-08-2016Front Page
CRASH SCENE

06-08-2016Front Page
Jim Hodge Memorial Run, at Menominee YMCA June 18

06-08-2016Front Page
Crivitz Utilities Receives Long Range Plan Update

06-08-2016Front Page
Marinette Council Gets Final Design for Menekaunee Harbor

06-08-2016Front Page
Marinette Plan Commission Suggests City Improvements

06-01-2016Front Page
Executive Committee To Consider Proposals From New Board Chair

06-01-2016Front Page
School Committee Inspects 14 Areas for Summer Projects

06-01-2016Front Page
Zahn Chosen Chair of Tourism Alliance

06-01-2016Front Page
Oconto County Approves Seven Rezone Requests

05-25-2016Front Page
New Constable

05-25-2016Front Page
Community Contributes $39,912 For Coleman School Playground

05-25-2016Front Page
Oconto County Board Hears Celebration Plans

05-25-2016Front Page
Co. Land Info Committee To Discuss Zoning Changes

05-25-2016Front Page
County Board to Hear Shoreland Zoning Plans

05-18-2016Front Page
Officers Remembered at Law Enforcement Memorial Service

05-18-2016Front Page
Jail Only Current Option For Marinette County Mentally Ill

05-18-2016Front Page
Rededicate Town Brazeau Memorial Field May 28

05-18-2016Front Page
Miron Will Have Two Separate Jury Trials

05-18-2016Front Page
Jail Crews Help Clean Up County Roadsides

05-11-2016Front Page
BAMC Breaks Ground For New $135 Million Hospital

05-11-2016Front Page
Closing Fieldhouse Pool More Expensive Than Other Options

05-11-2016Front Page
Parkinson Support Meeting May 19th

05-11-2016Front Page
Creative Flea Market Town of Peshtigo Style

05-04-2016Front Page
Crivitz Fire Department Chosen For CBA/CRA Annual Awards

05-04-2016Front Page
Council Approves Design, Survey for Civic Center

05-04-2016Front Page
Lena School Considers Europe Educational Trip for High Schoolers

05-04-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Ad Hoc Looks To Next Referendum Attempt

05-04-2016Front Page
Coleman Considers ATV Trails in Village

04-28-2016Front Page
State Commander, Historian Guests At Legionnaire Dinner

04-28-2016Front Page
Peshtigo OKs Kutz Road Pay, Pottratz Admits Error

04-28-2016Front Page
Janke To Replace Longsine As Oconto County Chief Deputy

04-28-2016Front Page
Investigation Complete in Death of 2 City Residents

04-28-2016Front Page
Coleman School Board To Meet On Non-Renewals

04-20-2016Front Page
Emergency Rescue Squad Gets Chest Compressor

04-20-2016Front Page
County Board Elects Mark Anderson Chair, 17 to 12

04-20-2016Front Page
Bauer Gains Two Votes In Recount, Van Beek Still Wins

04-20-2016Front Page
Marinette County Hires New Facilities Director

04-20-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Chamber Announces 2016 Persons of the Year Award Winners

04-13-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Vet Clinic Moves To New Site

04-13-2016Front Page
Three Coleman Teachers Get Non Renewal Notices

04-13-2016Front Page
Three New Supervisors On Oconto County Board

04-13-2016Front Page
Auditor: City of Peshtigo Is In Good Financial Condition

04-13-2016Front Page
More Elections On Horizon In August and November

04-06-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Students Honor Late Classmate, Runner

04-06-2016Front Page
Marinette Marine Constructs LCS-25

04-06-2016Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Keeps Both Board Members

04-06-2016Front Page
8 New Members On Marinette Co. Board

03-30-2016Front Page
Chaplain Dennis Alexander Named Legionnaire of Year

03-30-2016Front Page
Heated Dispute Erupts On Wausaukee Village Board

03-30-2016Front Page
County Board Strips Highway Committee Oversight Authority

03-30-2016Front Page
4 School Districts Have Referendums

03-30-2016Front Page
Coleman Band Director Retires, Funds Adequate for Playground

03-23-2016Front Page
Walker Signs Nygren HOPE Bills In Marinette

03-23-2016Front Page
New County Rule Strips Highway Committee Duties

03-23-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Open House for Referendum on March 30

03-23-2016Front Page
Cemetery Board Told Finances Good So Far

03-23-2016Front Page
Hometown Hero Banner Program Proving Popular

03-16-2016Front Page
Fire Damages O’Neil House

03-16-2016Front Page
Crivitz School Board Hears Update on Lawsuit

03-16-2016Front Page
New Town of Peshtigo Fire Tender To Arrive Thursday

03-16-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Board Approves Longer School Days in 2017

03-16-2016Front Page
Group Says Per Student Cost Is $3,222 Over Open Enrollment Aid

03-09-2016Front Page
Homeless Vets St. Pat Benefit

03-09-2016Front Page
Fire Destroys Home In Town Of Porterfield

03-09-2016Front Page
Dismiss 2012 Peshtigo River Dredging Case

03-09-2016Front Page
Request For Handicapped ATV Use May Go To State

03-09-2016Front Page
Marinette Commission Okays Site Plans For New Hospital

03-09-2016Front Page
Concern, Support For New School Referendum Spark Ad Hoc Debate

03-02-2016Front Page
Public Opposes DOT Plan Harmful To Eagle Express

03-02-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Council Approves Hefty Hike In Sewer Rates

03-02-2016Front Page
Oconto County Cuts Tax Deed Redemption Time To 90 Days

03-02-2016Front Page
Marinette To Borrow $6 Million Mostly For New Civic Center

03-02-2016Front Page
Lintereur Chosen Posthumously for Conservation Hall of Fame

02-24-2016Front Page
Marinette County Drug Court Celebrates Its First Graduate

02-24-2016Front Page
Clarify Snowmobile, ATV Citation Report

02-24-2016Front Page
Extend Peshtigo Middle/High School Class Time 15 Minutes

02-24-2016Front Page
Highway Committee Procedures Don’t Comply With State Statute

02-24-2016Front Page
$25,000 Cash Bond Set For Human Trafficking

02-17-2016Front Page
Helicopter Pilot Safe After Menominee Crash

02-17-2016Front Page
County Board To Consider Pay For Elected Officials

02-17-2016Front Page
Former Employee Questions Recycling Center Comments

02-17-2016Front Page
Contractor Chosen For Highway 180

02-17-2016Front Page
County’s Transition to Family Care Successful

02-17-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Group Plans Efforts To Pass School Referendum

02-10-2016Front Page
RESPOND TO FIRE

02-10-2016Front Page
Set March 1 Hearing On Peshtigo Sewer Rate Hike

02-10-2016Front Page
Land Committee Acts On Road, Seek DNR Grant

02-10-2016Front Page
Chances Good For City Fish Viewing Platform Grant

02-10-2016Front Page
Horses, Fire Towers, Deer On County Forest Agenda

02-03-2016Front Page
Drug Court Exceeds Hopes, Now Looking At Mental Court

02-03-2016Front Page
Crivitz School Considers Background Check Options

02-03-2016Front Page
Peshtigo Chamber Takes Nominations for Richard Roland Persons of the Year

02-03-2016Front Page
Storm Causes Business, All Schools Closings

02-03-2016Front Page
Marinette Council Approves Annexation of New Hospital Site

01-27-2016Front Page
Cold Water Rescue Training

01-27-2016Front Page
County Writes Off $500,000 Loan To Defunct Company

01-27-2016Front Page
Judge Hears Crivitz Suit Oral Arguments

01-27-2016Front Page
Wausaukee Faces March Water Inspection Deadline

01-27-2016Front Page
Hattie St. Bridge Project Outlined at Public Meet

01-27-2016Front Page
DOT To Air Hwy. 41 Plans At 5 p.m. Public Meet Jan. 28

01-20-2016Front Page
Again Ask City To Okay 12% Sewer Rate Hike

01-20-2016Front Page
Peshtigo School Board OKs $33.9 Million Referendum

01-20-2016Front Page
Pottratz Hopes Crowd At Jan. 28 DOT/Hwy. 41 Meet

01-20-2016Front Page
Salt Sand Available For MI Town Residents

01-20-2016Front Page
County Board To Act On Appointment, Grant

01-13-2016Front Page
Financial Irregularities Again Shake Wausaukee Rescue

01-13-2016Front Page
Ad Hoc Group Backs Repeat School Referendum In April

01-13-2016Front Page
Co. Highway Compromises on Concrete Driveway Aprons

01-13-2016Front Page
DNR Announces Fire Towers Will Be Closed

01-13-2016Front Page
Law Enforcement Strengthens Drug Work with Grants

01-06-2016Front Page
Yooper Plunge

01-06-2016Front Page
Council Wants Another Look At Sewer Rate Hike

01-06-2016Front Page
Coleman Resident Voices Anger About Village Officials Behavior

01-06-2016Front Page
Riverside Cemetery Annual, Regular Meeting Jan. 11

01-06-2016Front Page
Council Okays Mall TIF District, Hears Plans for New BAMC

12-29-2015Front Page
Season First Storm Drops 10-12 Inches

12-29-2015Front Page
Forestry, Parks Committee Still Pondering ATV Issues

12-29-2015Front Page
Snowmobile Route Through Peshtigo Again Hits Snag

12-29-2015Front Page
Water, Sewer Committees Recommends Rate Hike

12-29-2015Front Page
Dama Retains Seat In Crivitz School Recall

12-22-2015Front Page
True Meaning For The Season

12-22-2015Front Page
View Krygoski Jesus Is The Reason Display This Week

12-22-2015Front Page
Wausaukee Hwy. 141 Rebuild Again On DOT 2016 Schedule

12-22-2015Front Page
Tight Finances Projected For Coleman Schools

12-22-2015Front Page
Wausaukee School OKs Day Care Center Plans

12-16-2015Front Page
County Board Meets New UW Dean, CONRED Agent

12-16-2015Front Page
No Dog Park On Old Peshtigo Landfill Sites

12-16-2015Front Page
Marinette Room Taxes May Help To Fund New City Rec Center 

12-16-2015Front Page
Peshtigo Sewer Rate Increase Is Coming

12-09-2015Front Page
New Signs For Peshtigo School

12-09-2015Front Page
Propose Changes In County Committee Oversight Rules

12-09-2015Front Page
County To Look At Elected Official Pay

12-09-2015Front Page
Krygoski Family Again Invites Public To Christmas Display

12-09-2015Front Page
Public Questions Ad Hoc Group on New School Design, Impact

12-02-2015Front Page
SAVE STRUCTURE

12-02-2015Front Page
Christmas in Marinette Parade, Events Dec. 5

12-02-2015Front Page
Peshtigo Tree Lighting at Triangle Park Dec. 5

12-02-2015Front Page
Co. Highway Gets Grant To Improve Co. Road G


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