Monday, January 21, 2019
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On Friday, January 10, the hopes and prayers of a nation were answered when Jayme Closs, a 13-year-old girl from Barron, was found alive after being kidnapped for 88 days. A thorough investigation is ongoing, but Closs has now...
The first baby of 2019 has been born at Western Wisconsin Health! Precious Mila Jean De La Rosa was born on January 2, 2019 at 9:37 am. Mila weighed 7 lb. 6.9 oz. and measured 20 inches long. Parents,...
Submitted by Maggie Cogbill:                                                 Western Wisconsin Health held its 2nd Annual Dash to Disney kick-off event on Monday, January 7, 2019 to start this year’s family-friendly 8-week community walking challenge. Nearly 500 people attended the event and a total of...
On December 21, 2018, Robert ‘Bob’, gathering the few tools he had remaining, jumped in his truck and left us all to see his Lord.  Bob was known for his keen sense of directions.  He was born March 10, 1919, the son of Henry...
Submitted by B-W band director, Adam Bassak The Baldwin-Woodville Marching Blackhawks traveled to Tampa, Florida over New Years to take part in the Outback Bowl Music Festival and Coca-Cola Halftime Show. They were invited in recognition of their 2017 WSMA...
Submitted by Katie Hermsen, Green Bay Packers The Green Bay Packers and WPS Health Solutions paid a special ‘100 Seasons’ tribute to 100-year-old World War II veteran Eugene Nordby and his family during Sunday’s Packers-Lions game for ‘Operation Fan Mail.’ Nordby,...
On December 5, 2018, The Woodville Lions provided the equipment needed for vision screenings for 4K and kindergarten children in the Baldwin-Woodville school district. The Woodville Lions screened 270 children using the Spot Vision Screening Devices provided by the...
The St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity has Baldwin in their sights for restoring a home in the village. The organization partners with sponsors and community members to build and refurbish homes for those in need. Now working on a...

Marilyn Ilene Bol, age 86 of Woodville, WI, passed away January 3, 2019 at United Hospital in St. Paul.  Marilyn was born May 31, 1932 in River Falls, WI; the daughter of Marion and Irma (Geurkink) VanDien.  She was...
Debra Lynn Rasmussen, age 64, of Baldwin passed away peacefully at home, on Sunday, December 30, 2018, surrounded by her family & beloved dogs after living with breast cancer for 15 years. Deb was born March 30, 1954 to Michael...