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Eliminating a costly sheep disease

Fri, 06 Mar 2015

Dave Thomas talks about OPP, ovine progressive pneumonia, its impact on U.S sheep flocks and what he is doing to eliminate the disease.

Public invited to Chippewa County groundwater study open house

Wed, 04 Mar 2015

The Chippewa County Dept. of Land Conservation and Forest Management will host an informational meeting with the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on March 17, 2015 to provide an update on the five-year study being conducted to evaluate the impact of industrial sand mining and irrigated agriculture on water resources in western Chippewa County.

Tax refund can be a boost to financial security

Sun, 22 Feb 2015

Tax season is the one time each year when many people get the chance to see their complete financial picture. Experts say that by closely examining your tax information, you may find ways to save money and strengthen your financial situation.

Tax credits a help to state’s working families

Wed, 18 Feb 2015

Many low- and moderate-income working families in Wisconsin may be eligible for tax credits.

2015 State 4-H Meats Judging Contest Results

Tue, 17 Feb 2015

The team from Grant County took top honors in the senior division of the State 4-H meats Contest held Feb 14 at University of Wisconsin Madison Meat Laboratory. Team members were: Dillin Meier, Ben Connolly, Cody Adams, and Mathew Walz. They were coached by Dennis Patterson. These 4-H members will represent Wisconsin at the National 4-H Meats Judging Contest to be held this fall in Kansas City.

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