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Menomonie School Board postpones Monday's Meeting

August 5, 2022

The board of the School District of the Menomonie Area has announced that the board meeting scheduled for Monday, Aug. 8 will be postponed until Monday, Aug. 15. The agenda and live stream of the meeting will be available here as usual. 

Spoiling your ballot - an easy guide

ballot box
August 2, 2022

In-person and absentee balloting for the August 9 primary have been taking place for a while now, and in the process many candidates have withdrawn from their races, particularly for the Democratic Senate Race, where the only candidate still in the race is Mandela Barnes. Because of this many have voted for candidates who have withdrawn.

In an election year with elevated stakes, meet the candidates for Wisconsin Secretary of State

Doug LaFollette, (D) Incumbent
August 2, 2022

Republican candidates want to expand the elected office's power to oversee elections, while Democratic candidates oppose the idea

COVID updates from Dr. Hall - High community level again

COVID graph
July 29, 2022
We're HIGH! As expected, Dunn County has now joined Eau Claire county with a HIGH Community Level for COVID. Chippewa is not yet there but headed that way, and several other surrounding counties are also at high.
 
Here's how I'm handling it, in case that's helpful to folks.

Menomonie School Board meeting for 7/25/2022

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Menomonie School Board Meeting for 7/25/2022

July 25, 2022

(Per Wis. Stat. § 19.84(2))

SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE MENOMONIE AREA

NOTICE OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE CENTER 215 PINE AVENUE E., MENOMONIE, WISCONSIN
MONDAY, JULY 25, 2022, 5:45 P.M. T
his meeting will be live-streamed at: https://vimeo.com/event/2019082

AGENDA

I. OPENING ITEMS

A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call and Quorum

Opinion

Jeff Smith - Staying Safe in the Summer Sun

August 2, 2022

It's hard to believe summer is more than halfway over.  Like so many others, I’ve had a busy summer visiting the local fairs in the region, enjoying the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

 

Although back-to-school commercials are starting to appear on our TVs, there are still many ways to enjoy the warm weather and summer fun with your family – just be sure to stay safe!

 

Supporting Veteran Opportunity

State Senator Jeff Smith
July 25, 2022

United States veterans have made many sacrifices to preserve our freedom as Americans. Our veterans deserve recognition for their commitment of putting one’s country over one’s self. More importantly, our veterans deserve the assurance that the country they served will be there to offer unyielding support if and when they need it.

 

Bridge Over Troubled Coffers

Bridge Construction
July 8, 2022

By Julian Emerson Wisconsin Farmers Union Communications Specialist

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Wisconsin DHS recommends changes to COVID mitigation in high-risk counties

Community Risk Map
May 17, 2022

Residents living in counties experiencing ‘high’ COVID-19 Community Levels recommended to wear masks indoors in public

As the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) continues to monitor an increase in the spread and impact of COVID-19 across the state, DHS re

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