BURNETT COUNTY–– Joseph Schieffer met with the committee he will be reporting to over the next two years as Burnett County District Attorney. The Public Safety committee was eager to speak with him as they have been waiting for over three months for Gov. Scott Walker to appoint a new Distric…
SIREN––A man from Richfield, Minn., is suspected of stealing over $4,500 in hunting equipment. He alleges he found the items outside the Best Western Northwoods Lodge in Siren.
SIREN—On Friday, Nov. 30, the Siren Police Department assisted by the St. Croix Tribal Police Department and Webster Police Department executed a search warrant based on the odor of marijuana in the Village of Siren. During the execution of the warrant, 1.33 pounds of suspected marijuana and…
SIREN––In a special school board meeting Monday night, the Siren School Board passed two resolutions to go forward with two separate referendums.
Over the past 24 years Nexen Group Inc. has donated over $1 million back in to the community with the help of United Way St. Croix Valley.
MADISON –Governor Scott Walker today, Dec. 4, appointed Attorney Joseph Schieffer to the position of Burnett County District Attorney. Schieffer will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of William Norine.
GRANTSBURG—The Lady Pirates played host to the Prairie Farm Panthers on Thursday night with the Pirates dropping the non-conference match up, 58-29.
CHIPPEWA FALLS––The Grantsburg-Luck-Unity-Webster gymnastics team traveled to Chippewa Falls on Saturday and finished in sixth place.
GRANTSBURG—The Grantsburg Pirates hosted the Webster Tigers in the first conference game of the young season last Tuesday with the Pirates coming away with a 43-28 win.
BARRON COUNTY–– The Luck-Frederic-Grantsburg-Siren wrestling team was a part of the Barron Tourney this past weekend.
WEBSTER––For over a seven minute stretch in the first half, the Webster Tigers held the Luck Cardinals scoreless and helped them towards a 75-51 win on Friday night.
I was sitting in a meeting last week when Siren Village President Dave Alden said, “Well, y’know, this isn’t that town in Minnesota, this is Siren, Wisconsin. Everyone in this room was born and grew up here.”
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A whoopie pie is a dessert sandwich. I was always taught it is a Pennsylvania Dutch specialty invented by the Amish. The story is that they were invented in Lancaster County when the Amish had leftover cake batter to make the pies. Kids would shout out “whoopie” when they discovered the pies…