Sarah J. Nigbor serves as a regional editor for RiverTown Multimedia, a position she began in April 2017. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, before being appointed editor of the Pierce County Herald in Febraury 2015. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004.
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After weeks of deliberating, the Hammond Village Board appointed the current clerk/treasurer position to become the clerk/administrator position effective Nov. 12 at Monday night’s board meeting. Newly hired clerk/treasurer Sandi Hazer will take on more administrative responsibilities after the 60-day waiting period is over for the charter ordinance that was passed allowing the board time to hear resident input on the topic. Board president Tony Bibeau and trustee Laurie Gruber both voted against changing the position.
”The theme through it all was the value of growing together as a team and making something happen to make it a show to remember,” said co-director Roxi Wakeen of the St. Croix Central High School’s production of <I>Disney’s High School Musical.<I> Shows took place Oct. 26 at 2 and 7 p.m. and Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. This was the first year a show was performed in the open commons area at the high school.
Pat Johnson’s and Bryan Dalzell’s dream of operating a distillery is one step closer to becoming a reality after the Somerset Village Board voted unanimously at its meeting Oct. 22 to approve a conditional use permit for the operation and to rezone a parcel from Highway Commercial to Industrial where the distillery is to be located. The parcel in question is located at 599 County Road VV next to Somerset Sales and Leasing. It’s part of the Kramer Family Limited Partnership.
The Roberts interchange at Interstate 94/Highway 65 was completed today, according to a press release from the WisDOT’s Northwest Region. The $24.8 million project began in April 2012 and was finished on schedule. A diamond interchange was built with rounadabouts at the ramp terminals. Two miles of I-94 was also reconstructed toward Hudson. “Motorists will now find a nicer driving surface, as well as a safer interchange with longer off-ramps and roundabouts to keep traffic flowing smoother at the ramp terminals,” Northwest Region Director Don Gutkowski said in a press release.