Wausau

Special event hosted at Wausau Library on Thursday …….
By March 31, 2017 Read More →

Special event hosted at Wausau Library on Thursday …….

Parents, grandparents, or guardians of pre-k through second grade children were at the Wausau Library on Thursday to enjoy Mrs. Susan entertain the little ones with the story of the VERY Hungry Caterpillar and then make cute little caterpillar hats.   Meanwhile, a light brunch was provided to the parents, grandparents and guardians as they […]

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Wausau denies right-of-way abandonment request ………
By February 17, 2017 Read More →

Wausau denies right-of-way abandonment request ………

Wausau Town Council members said work is needed at the Possum Palace.   by Kathy Foster   Following a lengthy “give and take” Thursday night,  Wausau’s Town Council rejected a street right-of-way request for abandonment submitted late last year by now Town Councilwoman Judy Carter.  Her request was opposed by Bobby Wood who questioned why […]

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Wausau Garden Club plants Memory Trees …….
By January 21, 2017 Read More →

Wausau Garden Club plants Memory Trees …….

The Wausau Garden Club hosted a tree planting ceremony Friday, Jan. 20th at the Washington County Emergency Operations Center near Wausau to honor club members Judy Solger and Joan Stallings who died during 2016.     Recognizing the two, club members said both women were dedicated garden clubbers who worked hard for the betterment of […]

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Wausau Council swears in two and appoints one more ……..
By January 13, 2017 Read More →

Wausau Council swears in two and appoints one more ……..

Wausau City Clerk Margaret Riley had the privilege Thursday night of swearing-in two council members recently elected to their posts.   Taking their oaths of office were Paul Culbreth (l)  and Dewayne Carter (shown below). Outgoing council members B.J. Phillips and Marlene Blount, both of whom chose not to seek re-election,  took time to thank […]

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Wausau Council refuses to sanction Fire Chief …….
By November 16, 2016 Read More →

Wausau Council refuses to sanction Fire Chief …….

Wausau’s Town Council handled both a short  meeting and lengthy workshop Monday night, but ended up taking no action on a request from area resident Lynn Gothard regarding having Wausau Fire Sam Chief Rudd step down from that post for any length of time.   by  Kathy Foster   In the most recent chapter of […]

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By November 1, 2016 Read More →

Wausau Town Council hires permanent maintenance person …….

Meeting in special session yesterday the Wausau Town Council voted 3-0 to hire Wausau resident James E. Oglesby as the permanent person.  He had been filling the position on a temporary basis since July.   Council members said Oblesby was one of ten applicants for the position and one of four finalists.   Oglesby will […]

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Sherry Bass introduces new products to Wausau Garden Club …….
By October 20, 2016 Read More →

Sherry Bass introduces new products to Wausau Garden Club …….

Sherry Bass, representing Orange Hill Express,  was the guest speaker at the October meeting of the Wausau Garden Club and gave club members a glimpse of the various new products being offered to improve gardening efforts in the area. During the business portion of the meeting the following items were discussed:    Minutes of the […]

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By October 14, 2016 Read More →

Lynn Gothard addresses Wausau Town Council regarding Fire Chief blocking her civil rights …….

Addressing the Wausau Town Council Thursday night,  current Washington County Commissioner Lynn Gothard alleged Fire Chief Sam Rudd wrongfully refused to include the ad she had paid for to be included in the 2016 Funday program published by the fire department.   Gothard said she went to the Wausau Town Hall to buy an ad […]

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By October 4, 2016 Read More →

Wausau Town Council approves contract with David Melvin, Inc .

Council members met early Monday morning to approve a contract consulting engineers David H. Melvin, Inc. for professional civil engineering services for a project on Ollie Road.   The firm will be providing periodic construction engineering inspection services and construction administration for the demolition of approximately 1,100 LF of asphalt roadway, reconstruction of approximately 1,700 […]

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