Another step closer to Gordy’s Market on Hwy 29

By Alyssa Rupp — With the city council’s approval to sell a portion of land in Menomonie’s Technology and Business Park, the addition of the grocery store Gordy’s County Market is one step closer to becoming a reality. This latest step in that process was settled on April 7, a decision that authorized the sale of…

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May the best man be mayor

Barbara Young The time has come to either elect a new mayor or re-elect the current one. Randy Knaack, current Mayor of Menomonie, and Andrew Mercil, his adversary, will be vying for the position of mayor on April 1, 2014 at Menomonie ballot boxes. Each candidate brings a unique view of Menomonie to the table…

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Bye bye, frat house

By Kelly Senter What would college be like without its fraternities? A lot less fun, that’s what! Sure they get into trouble sometimes, but we love them anyway—and they make up for it in tons of community service projects. As Menomonie Mayor Randy Knaack even said, “Kids should be allowed to be kids,” which they…

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