Colin Severson (left) was sworn in as the new Chief of the Mondovi Police Department by Mondovi City Administrator Bradley Hanson on Tuesday evening, Feb. 13. Colin’s mom, Gloria Severson, looked on proudly as her son took the oath and renewed a past family connection with the MPD. Colin’s grandpa, Oscar Thompson, was a MPD officer years ago.
  by Beth Kraft   The City of Mondovi didn’t look far to find its next police chief, moving last week in favor of appointing former Buffalo County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Colin Severson to...
Colin Severson (left) was sworn in as the new Chief of the Mondovi Police Department by Mondovi City Administrator Bradley Hanson on Tuesday evening, Feb. 13. Colin’s mom, Gloria Severson, looked on proudly as her son took the oath and renewed a past family connection with the MPD. Colin’s grandpa, Oscar Thompson, was a MPD officer years ago.
Mondovi High School senior Morgan Mohler signed her commitment to the Viterbo University softball program on Wednesday, Feb. 14, with her mom, Leslie Mohler (right), and V-Hawks head coach Brandi Alonzo by her side. A 2017 all-conference selection, Mohler was the Lady Buffaloes’ top batter last season.
  by Beth Kraft   Mondovi senior Morgan Mohler has quietly stepped up her game during her prep career, and now she’s poised to make an impact at the next level. Mohler signed a commitment on...
Mondovi High School senior Morgan Mohler signed her commitment to the Viterbo University softball program on Wednesday, Feb. 14, with her mom, Leslie Mohler (right), and V-Hawks head coach Brandi Alonzo by her side. A 2017 all-conference selection, Mohler was the Lady Buffaloes’ top batter last season.
Brenda Stanford is now the sole owner of the Shear Trends hair salon in downtown Mondovi. As of Feb. 4, Shear Trends moved across the street to a new space at 140 S. Eau Claire St.
  by Beth Kraft   Hair salon patrons on South Eau Claire Street will need to double-check building signage when they go for their next haircut. Shear Trends and owner/stylist Brenda Stanford recently...
Brenda Stanford is now the sole owner of the Shear Trends hair salon in downtown Mondovi. As of Feb. 4, Shear Trends moved across the street to a new space at 140 S. Eau Claire St.
A donation announcement by the Mondovi Public Library last week is anticipated to lead to a new library facility adjacent to the existing structure. Ed and Shirley Mahlum (front) have volunteered to donate the vacant lot to the east of the current MPL building along with $150,000 toward a new city library. The Mahlums are pictured at the library with (back, left to right) Bradley Hanson, Mondovi City Administrator, Arin Wilken, MPL Director, and Ginny Gunderson, Library Board Financial Secretary.
  by Beth Kraft   Following contentious conversations in recent months regarding options for improving the aging Mondovi Public Library facility, the organization now has a clearer path forward....
A donation announcement by the Mondovi Public Library last week is anticipated to lead to a new library facility adjacent to the existing structure. Ed and Shirley Mahlum (front) have volunteered to donate the vacant lot to the east of the current MPL building along with $150,000 toward a new city library. The Mahlums are pictured at the library with (back, left to right) Bradley Hanson, Mondovi City Administrator, Arin Wilken, MPL Director, and Ginny Gunderson, Library Board Financial Secretary.
A Celebration of Life will be held in honor of Mondovi World War II veteran Doug Ward this Sunday, Feb. 11, at the Log Cabin Airport’s annual Ski Fly-In. A service is set for 11 a.m. Ward passed away on Jan. 26 at the age of 94, leaving behind a proud legacy that featured his love of airplanes.
  by Beth Kraft   Doug Ward once said he had a lot to be thankful for, inspiring the decorated World War II veteran to live life to the fullest through a variety of interests all while sporting a...
A Celebration of Life will be held in honor of Mondovi World War II veteran Doug Ward this Sunday, Feb. 11, at the Log Cabin Airport’s annual Ski Fly-In. A service is set for 11 a.m. Ward passed away on Jan. 26 at the age of 94, leaving behind a proud legacy that featured his love of airplanes.
Colin Severson (left) was sworn in as the new Chief of the Mondovi Police Department by Mondovi City Administrator Bradley Hanson on Tuesday evening, Feb. 13. Colin’s mom, Gloria Severson, looked on proudly as her son took the oath and renewed a past family connection with the MPD. Colin’s grandpa, Oscar Thompson, was a MPD officer years ago.
Mondovi High School senior Morgan Mohler signed her commitment to the Viterbo University softball program on Wednesday, Feb. 14, with her mom, Leslie Mohler (right), and V-Hawks head coach Brandi Alonzo by her side. A 2017 all-conference selection, Mohler was the Lady Buffaloes’ top batter last season.
Brenda Stanford is now the sole owner of the Shear Trends hair salon in downtown Mondovi. As of Feb. 4, Shear Trends moved across the street to a new space at 140 S. Eau Claire St.
A donation announcement by the Mondovi Public Library last week is anticipated to lead to a new library facility adjacent to the existing structure. Ed and Shirley Mahlum (front) have volunteered to donate the vacant lot to the east of the current MPL building along with $150,000 toward a new city library. The Mahlums are pictured at the library with (back, left to right) Bradley Hanson, Mondovi City Administrator, Arin Wilken, MPL Director, and Ginny Gunderson, Library Board Financial Secretary.
A Celebration of Life will be held in honor of Mondovi World War II veteran Doug Ward this Sunday, Feb. 11, at the Log Cabin Airport’s annual Ski Fly-In. A service is set for 11 a.m. Ward passed away on Jan. 26 at the age of 94, leaving behind a proud legacy that featured his love of airplanes.

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  by Beth Kraft   All seven seats on the Mondovi School Board and all officer positions were occupied for the first time in about two months at the Board’s regular monthly meeting on Monday, Oct. 20...
  by Beth Kraft   Area voters will head to the polls this coming Tuesday, Nov. 4, along with the rest of the state to cast their vote for Wisconsin governor and other statewide positions....
A groundbreaking ceremony featuring American Lutheran Homes administrators, board members, project architects, and local politicians was held on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 23, to mark the start of a building expansion project that will double the number of assisted living rooms at the Mondovi facility.
  by Beth Kraft   About two-and-a-half years after putting the finishing touches on the Hillview Senior Living Center, construction equipment has returned to Mondovi’s American Lutheran Homes...
  by Beth Kraft   Confusion regarding the implementation of Wisconsin’s voter photo ID law continues as federal and state courts grapple with the constitutional nature of the 2011 law. Contrary to an...
  by Beth Kraft   In light of the upcoming retirement of Mondovi Police Chief Terry Pittman, a committee consisting of City Council members Robert Holden and Galen Hagen along with Pittman himself...
Members of the Mondovi Women’s Business Network recently displayed two of the 14 snowflakes the group purchased following a three-year effort to obtain new Christmas decorations for the downtown area. Pictured, MWBN members include, left to right, Lisa Amidon, Lori Larson, Ann Thompson, Sara Erickson, Trish Peterson and Brenda Stanford. Not pictured—Denise Marsolek. Obtaining the new decorations to replace Christmas items that were over 30 years old was made possible exclusively by local donations.
  by Beth Kraft   There will be snow for Christmas in Mondovi—at least in the form of new, light-up snowflakes that will soon cling to downtown lampposts. Following fundraising efforts over the past...
Construction of Naples Swine, a modern breeding facility set to become an integral cog in the pork production industry, has been ongoing since April. The rural Eleva site will be managed by local farmer Ross Kruger of Kruger Inc. in partnership with Minnesota-based Holden Farms.
  by Beth Kraft   At first glance, the sheer size of the new, state-of-the-art swine breeding facility located a few miles southwest of Eleva is daunting and the technology somewhat mind-boggling....

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Members of the E-S football team celebrated their new status as Dairyland Conference co-champs by dousing head coach Chad Hanson with ice water after the game.
  by Beth Kraft   For an Eleva-Strum football team that hasn’t won more than three games per season in six years, a 7-2 overall record for the 2014 season is pretty impressive. Toss in the program’s...
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  by Beth Kraft   Following through on a message to staff at the beginning of the school year, Eleva-Strum Superintendent Craig Semingson has officially announced his plans to resign at the close of...
Girls prep hoops standouts (left to right) Kara Enos of Eleva-Strum, Jenna Franzwa of Mondovi and Brittany Laehn of Gilmanton recently helped lift the Division 4 and 5 North teams to victories over their South opponents during the 2014 WBCA All-Star Games. Enos and Laehn were teammates on the D5 North team while Franzwa played for the D4 squad.
by Beth Kraft   It’s relatively rare to have one area basketball player make an all-star game roster in a given year, but to have three reps be selected for the honor—one from each school district—is...

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