Wausau

Wausau Masonic Lodge recognizes two members          ……
By April 20, 2017 Read More →

Wausau Masonic Lodge recognizes two members ……

Wausau Lodge #39, Free and Accepted Masons, recently recognized two members for their long and dedicated service to the fraternity and community.     Worshipful Master Jackie Wayne Carter (center wearing hat) presented a 60 year member certificate to Franklin “Sonny” Chestnut (left center holding certificate) and a 40 year member certificate to Patrick Wilberding […]

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By April 14, 2017 Read More →

Wausau Council agrees to work to rid community of feral cat problem ……..

Wausau resident Debye Walton-Shank attended the April 13th meeting of the Wausau Town Council to raise the issue of feral cats within the town limits.   by Kathy Foster   Initially Walton-Shank wanted permission to start a fund to be used to address the problem of feral cats in the community.   However,  Council members […]

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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 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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