On Thursday, Feb. 22, we will be celebrating our two-year anniversary of being in the new library building at 205 S. Rock Ave. in Viroqua. Building the new library was a once-in-a lifetime opportunity that was filled with excitement, challenges and great feelings of accomplishment. Operating…

At its annual meeting held Feb. 5 at the Food Enterprise Center in Viroqua, Fifth Season Cooperative (FSC) reported continuing growth with new market customers in Iowa, Chicago and Minneapolis and an increase of over 12 percent in sales during 2017. FSC coordinates year-round delivery of loc…

WESTBY — Westby Clerk-Treasurer Mary Holte resigned Thursday after being suspended without pay earlier this month for operating a business out of her office while on the clock for the city of Westby.

Our birds are eating us out of sunflower seeds and finch food. We often have up to eight pairs of cardinals. During recent snowstorms, there were more but they must be pretty well off in the woods otherwise. Blue jays are not shy and frequent the feeder all day. We have a Wisconsin mix of wo…

City of Westby Clerk-Treasurer Mary Holte officially resigned from her position on Thursday, Feb. 15, after being placed on unpaid suspension Feb. 5. Holte was placed on suspension for operating a separate business out of her office, while on the clock for the city of Westby.

Thank you to everyone who attended the presentation by national award-winning author Patricia Polacco last week at the library. Polacco has written and illustrated 115 children’s books, many of which have earned awards. The generous support of the Friends of the Library organization made it …