Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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St. Croix County’s Administration Committee will hire a tax attorney for advice on an IRS agent’s decision that taxes are owed on some unused paid time off hours even if employees don’t cash them out.
A favorable credit rating means St. Croix County will pay 2.649 percent interest on the first half of the money it’s borrowing for construction and remodeling at the Health Center in New Richmond.
The addition of a new position, assistant county administrator, was a sticking point last week as the St. Croix County Board received and adopted a salary schedule based on a market study.
With just County Board approval needed, St. Croix County is set to buy 53.29 acres of undeveloped land along the St. Croix River in the town of St. Joseph. The...
With just County Board approval needed, St. Croix County is set to buy 53.29 acres of undeveloped land along the St. Croix River in the town of St. Joseph.
St. Croix County finished its fourth pay for performance cycle this month, giving “earned step increases” to 309 employees and 2 percent merit bonuses to 206 workers.
For a local Navy enlisted man, May 29-June 4 was “Take Your Dad to Work Week” as he and his father spent five days exploring the aircraft carrier, USS Carl Vinson.
The consultant hired to do a market study of St. Croix County employee salaries is recommending one main pay schedule and warned that the county jumped into its pay for performance plan prematurely.
After estimates that it would cost $160,000 a month to care for roosters, hens and chicks seized during a cockfighting investigation, the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department was authorized to dispose of 500 birds.
A program that helped downtown businesses throughout St. Croix and Pierce counties update their facades and made loans to small retail and service businesses will be crippled by a change...