LOST BOY FUNDRAISER

A GO FUND ME PAGE IS SET UP FOR THE FAMILY OF AN IOLA-AREA TODDLER THAT DROWNED OVER THE WEEKEND.  CYLUS BIERBOWER WALKED AWAY FROM THE FAMILY’S GARAGE ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND FELL INTO THE WOLF RIVER.  BIERBOWER’S BODY WAS FOUND THE NEXT MORNING.  A COUSIN HAS SET UP THE FUNDRAISING PAGE IN THE HOPES OF BRINGING IN TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS.  THE WAUPACA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT CONTINUES ITS INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH.

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Punching a Gift Horse in the Mouth

Amazon has ended a year of suspense by deciding that it is going to split its new second headquarters–“HQ2”–between cities just outside of New York and Washington, DC.  Hundreds of cities across the country had put together presentations and incentives packages for the retail giant hoping to land the 50-thousand high-paying tech jobs and the…

The Baraboo “Nazis”

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The Birth of the Common Sense Party

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