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CELEBRATE-Over 100 people attended the Marinette Fire Department Open House, Saturday, Aug. 12. The open house was in honor of the departments 150 years of service. TOP PHOTO-Firefighters Jason Lemire and Steve Kunick perform the extrication demonstration as Lt. Mark Diercks looks on. BOTTOM PHOTO-Val Ihde is presented with a commemorative helmet for his many years of photo documentation of M.F.D. responses and events from Lt. Mark Diercks.

Marinette Fire Department Celebrates 150th Anniversary

The Marinette Fire Department celebrated its 150th year anniversary with an open house Saturday, Aug. 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Children's activities included a bounce house, water ball, face painting, and Skippee's inter-active fire house.

Marinette High School Student Senate, family members, and U.S. Navy personnel, assigned to the USS Little Rock helped out with the kids activities and served food. Donations for food went to the new Marinette Rec Center.

Donations for the Rec Center also entered attendee's...
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U.S. Labor Department Is Investigating County

Starting on Monday, Aug. 21, representatives of the United States Department of Labor will be in Marinette County to do a wage and hour investigation, apparently in response to a complaint or complaints from one or more county employees.

That information was relayed to the County Board's Personnel and Veterans' Service Committee at its monthly meeting on Thursday, Aug. 10 by Human Resources Director Jennifer Holtger.

In response to questions from committee members, Holtger said the federal investigators normally do not j...
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Driveways, Fences Can Be On Property Lines In Grover

"There's a lot going on with MABAS Mutual Aid Boxed Alarm System)...We're gaining more confidence, more comfort," Town of Peshtigo Fire Chief Mike Folgert declared Thursday, Aug. 10, in his role as chair of Marinette County's 911 User's Committee. He said there were lots of 911 calls in which the MABAS system was used, and there were "a couple of missed opportunities."

Emergency responders could include rescue squads, fire departments, law enforcement, emergency management people, whoever is necessary to deal wit...
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Weather May Cause Emergency Radio Skip

"There's a lot going on with MABAS Mutual Aid Boxed Alarm System)...We're gaining more confidence, more comfort," Town of Peshtigo Fire Chief Mike Folgert declared Thursday, Aug. 10, in his role as chair of Marinette County's 911 User's Committee. He said there were lots of 911 calls in which the MABAS system was used, and there were "a couple of missed opportunities."

Emergency responders could include rescue squads, fire departments, law enforcement, emergency management people, whoever is necessary to deal wit...
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Peshtigo School Board Shuffles Coaching Jobs

The Peshtigo School Board approved three resignations and three hirings at its meeting Wednesday, Aug. 9, though it wasn't without some disagreement.

Kiley Dura requested a one-year sabbatical as a middle school volleyball coach, with Stephanie Nault hired on a one-year appointment to fill in for Dura's sabbatical.

Mike Fifarek abstained from voting on Nault's hiring, saying the one-year sabbatical was unnecessary.

Fifarek asked whether every coach was hired on a year-by-year basis, and said, "the thing I...
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Issue Date Department Headline
08-16-2017Front Page
Marinette Fire Department Celebrates 150th Anniversary

08-16-2017Front Page
U.S. Labor Department Is Investigating County

08-16-2017Front Page
Driveways, Fences Can Be On Property Lines In Grover

08-16-2017Front Page
Weather May Cause Emergency Radio Skip

08-16-2017Front Page
Peshtigo School Board Shuffles Coaching Jobs

08-16-2017Front Page
Peshtigo School Board Shuffles Coaching Jobs

08-09-2017Front Page
ANNUAL PARADE

08-09-2017Front Page
Amberg Agrees To Pay For Rhodes Monument

08-09-2017Front Page
Detail Cemetery Chapel Project in Five Phases

08-09-2017Front Page
Jarred Edgecombe Is New Pound Fire Chief

08-09-2017Front Page
Coleman Legion Post Plans to Sell Building

08-02-2017Front Page
Crivitz To Host Settler's Picnic at Museum on Aug. 5

08-02-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Council Okays Plans For Another City Park

08-02-2017Front Page
County Executive Committee Rejects Committee Restructure

08-02-2017Front Page
Crivitz School Cuts Ala Carte, Considers 5th Grade Teacher

08-02-2017Front Page
Middle Inlet Offers $1,000 Reward For Sign Thieves

07-26-2017Front Page
House Fire

07-26-2017Front Page
DHHS Halts Prescription Pay For Anthony House Clients

07-26-2017Front Page
School Citizens Committee Hears Building Issues

07-26-2017Front Page
8th Annual Ride for Rescue at Crivitz Saturday, July 29th

07-26-2017Front Page
Sheriff: Sex Offenders Pose Difficult Problems

07-19-2017Front Page
Honor

07-19-2017Front Page
County Board To Consider Funding Half Time DA Post

07-19-2017Front Page
Paul Klose Named for MarOco Landfill Director

07-19-2017Front Page
District Attorney Fills Full-Time Assistant Job

07-19-2017Front Page
Florence, Marinette County May Partner On Waterfall

07-19-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Okays Recycling Center Ramp

07-12-2017Front Page
Outagamie Judge Orders New Sex Offender Placed In Pound

07-12-2017Front Page
Peshtigo OKs Zone Change For Charapata Seed Sales

07-12-2017Front Page
New DA Requests County Funds For Additional Attorney

07-12-2017Front Page
Crivitz Continues Quest For Sex Offender Rules

07-12-2017Front Page
Grover Reduces Speeds On Leslie, Kamm Roads

07-05-2017Front Page
Hundreds Witness Launch Of Future USS Billings

07-05-2017Front Page
Marinette to Host 7th Annual Logging, Heritage Fest July 7-9

07-05-2017Front Page
New Plans May Be In Works For County Tourist Promotion

07-05-2017Front Page
Pound Fire Chief Resigns, Edgecombe to Take Over

07-05-2017Front Page
TV "Road Trip" Features Peshtigo Fire Museum

06-28-2017Front Page
Over 4,200 People Attend Breakfast on the Farm June 25

06-28-2017Front Page
Marinette County Board Adopts New Pay Plan

06-28-2017Front Page
Oconto County Dedicates Law Enforcement Center

06-28-2017Front Page
MCIDC Okays Loan For Schussler's Purchasers

06-28-2017Front Page
Two Friends Graduate Treatment Drug Court

06-21-2017Front Page
Coleman Founder, Joseph Brault Day Big Success

06-21-2017Front Page
Expect County Pay Plan To Cost $313,385 In 2017

06-21-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Names Staudenmaier Vice Chair

06-21-2017Front Page
Marinette County Breakfast on the Farm is June 25th

06-21-2017Front Page
Big Day Of Activities at Crivitz Tuesday, July 4th

06-14-2017Front Page
STORM CLEANUP

06-14-2017Front Page
Three Towns Could Qualify for Disaster Aid After Storms Cause Power Outages, Damage

06-14-2017Front Page
Business Owners Interested in Former Porterfield School

06-14-2017Front Page
Marinette Council Tables Resolution Regarding Proposed Back Forty Mine

06-14-2017Front Page
Pound To Settle Village Paving Issues In July

06-14-2017Front Page
Marinette County Forestry Approves $1,353,612 Sale

06-07-2017Front Page
Lemery Brothers Bond Through Storm Chasing

06-07-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Accepts Grants, Plans Old Hammes' Building Demolition

06-07-2017Front Page
Village Coleman Approves Sex Offender Ordinance

06-07-2017Front Page
Marinette Council Awards Sale of Notes for New Rec Center

06-07-2017Front Page
Sex Offender Ordinance Passes Pound Town Board

05-31-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Legion Remembers Deceased with Memorial Day

05-31-2017Front Page
Visioning Session for Marinette County June 7

05-31-2017Front Page
Committee Approves Search For Potential Part-Time Officer

05-31-2017Front Page
Parkinson Expert To Present Updated Research Here June 12

05-31-2017Front Page
Professor Details Risks of Mine, Says "No Chance" for Back Forty

05-24-2017Front Page
Ground Breaking for New Community Rec Center

05-24-2017Front Page
Grant Hearing On County Board May 30 Agenda

05-24-2017Front Page
Oconto County Rejects Variance For B & D Dairy

05-24-2017Front Page
To Present School Needs Study Proposals May 24

05-24-2017Front Page
Oconto County To Take LEC Ownership May 26

05-17-2017Front Page
Law Enforcement Memorial at Marinette May 16th

05-17-2017Front Page
Wausaukee Is Looking At Possible New Well

05-17-2017Front Page
Wage Study Unveiled For Personnel Committee

05-17-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Finance Considers Rate Review of Fees

05-17-2017Front Page
Middle Inlet Considers Sex Offender Ordinance

05-10-2017Front Page
LEGION HONORS TIMM

05-10-2017Front Page
Name Cleereman To Head County Land Information

05-10-2017Front Page
County Plans To End Park Day Use Fees

05-10-2017Front Page
All Officers Re-Elected For Peshtigo School Board

05-10-2017Front Page
Coleman School Approves Energy Efficiencies Contract

05-05-2017Front Page
Brazeau Breaks Ground For New Building

05-05-2017Front Page
Legal Battles Continue Over Sex Offender Home In Pound

05-05-2017Front Page
DA Brey Cites Backlog As Reason He Resigned

05-05-2017Front Page
Gerald Timm Named County Legionnaire Of The Year

05-05-2017Front Page
Marinette Okays Borrowing 17.5 Million For Sports Center

04-26-2017Front Page
Joint Finance Hears State Budget Concerns At Hearing In Marinette

04-26-2017Front Page
State Selects Pound As Home For Sex Offenders

04-26-2017Front Page
Town Of Peshtigo Appoints Holterman New Supervisor

04-26-2017Front Page
Towns Association Urges Broadband Connections

04-26-2017Front Page
State New Owner Of Popular Peshtigo River Access Site

04-19-2017Front Page
Puncer Open Raised $3400 for Charities

04-19-2017Front Page
Tricia Grebin Seated On Marinette County Board

04-19-2017Front Page
Proposed State Budget Good For Peshtigo School Finances

04-19-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Chamber Announces 2017 Persons of the Year

04-19-2017Front Page
Denise Wiedemeier Assumes Role as New Town of Peshtigo Chair

04-12-2017Front Page
Convenience Store Burglars Caught After 2-Day Chase

04-12-2017Front Page
Citizens School Building Committee Meets April 17

04-12-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Council To Reorganize April 18

04-12-2017Front Page
Auditor: 2016 Was Good Year For City of Peshtigo Budget

04-12-2017Front Page
CBA/CRA Salute Nick Witt as 2017 "Person of the Year"

04-06-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Fights Blaze

04-06-2017Front Page
Tri-Town Meeting Sparks Move To Change Sex Offender Law

04-06-2017Front Page
Coleman Board Adopts State Campground Rule

04-06-2017Front Page
Wiedemeier Defeats Pottratz For Peshtigo Town Chair Post

04-06-2017Front Page
Rescue Squads Agree To Seek County Organization

03-29-2017Front Page
Check for New Dog

03-29-2017Front Page
County To Loan $7.5 Million For Marinette Civic Center

03-29-2017Front Page
City Council Meeting Changed to Wednesday

03-29-2017Front Page
Allen Brey Resigns As District Attorney

03-29-2017Front Page
County Board Hires LeFebvre As Marinette County Administrator

03-29-2017Front Page
Voters to Fill School, Town, City, Village Offices April 4

03-22-2017Front Page
Town of Goodman Awarded M&M Grant

03-22-2017Front Page
County Considers Loan For Marinette Project

03-22-2017Front Page
Peshtigo Okays Raises, Awards Town Audit Bid

03-22-2017Front Page
Only One Water Main Freeze-Up This Winter

03-22-2017Front Page
County Board To Air Options For Civic Center Financing

03-15-2017Front Page
Extensive Damage to Porterfield Home

03-15-2017Front Page
Pound Has Slight Hope Sex Offenders Won't Move In

03-15-2017Front Page
Citizens Committee Addresses Peshtigo School Board Meeting

03-15-2017Front Page
Parks and Forestry Discusses Possible New ATV Campground

03-15-2017Front Page
Riverside Cemetery Board To Propose Changes In By-Laws

03-08-2017Front Page
Winds Cause Widespread Power Outages In Area

03-08-2017Front Page
Sheriff: Drug Deaths Down, Jail Overcrowding Is Issue

03-08-2017Front Page
School Study Group Has Much Homework To Do

03-08-2017Front Page
T/Pound Residents Petition Board Against Sex Offender

03-08-2017Front Page
Council Adds $11,240 For Fish Platform Project Plans

03-01-2017Front Page


03-01-2017Front Page
County Board Seats Chaikowski; Debates Civic Center Financing

03-01-2017Front Page
Town of Pound Concerned Over Sex Offender Placement

03-01-2017Front Page
Peshtigo School Board To Consider Policy Changes

03-01-2017Front Page
School Citizens Building Committee Meets March 2

03-01-2017Front Page
Customers Gas Faces State Unfair Billing, Fraud Charges

02-22-2017Front Page
PLACE SECOND

02-22-2017Front Page
County May Donate $1.5 Million For Marinette Community Center

02-22-2017Front Page
Lt. Ducane Is New Traffic Safety Commission Chair

02-22-2017Front Page
Pottratz, Wiedemeier, Staudenmaier, Buechler Win In Town of Peshtigo

02-22-2017Front Page
County Jail Population Nears Excess Capacity

02-15-2017Front Page
Organize Citizens Building Committee for School Options

02-15-2017Front Page
Town of Peshtigo Has Feb. 21 Primaries for Chair, Supervisor

02-15-2017Front Page
Two Week Trial For Menominee Murder Suspect Is Underway

02-15-2017Front Page
Wausaukee Rescue Squad Has Annual Meeting Feb. 12

02-15-2017Front Page
Primaries Feb. 21 For State School Superintendent, Peshtigo Town Offices

02-08-2017Front Page
RECEIVE DEFIBRILLATOR

02-08-2017Front Page
Council Takes No Action On Property Detachment

02-08-2017Front Page
Hope Menekaunee Harbor Can Be Done For Walleye Tournament

02-08-2017Front Page
Coleman Board Declines Reduced Speed Petition

02-08-2017Front Page
Rep. Gallagher Feels Urgency During First Month In Office

02-01-2017Front Page
Fire Destroys Home In Town of Peshtigo

02-01-2017Front Page
Vilas Schroeder Elected County Board Vice Chair

02-01-2017Front Page
Oconto County LEC Still On Budget, Nearly On Schedule

02-01-2017Front Page
Sign Dog Park Lease With Possible Construction In Spring

02-01-2017Front Page
Marinette Forms City Tourism Commission


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