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Documenters: Highlights from the Southwest Jones neighborhood meeting

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By Owen Reissmann for Wausau Pilot and Review The Southwest Jones meeting held Oct. 22 began with a schedule change. So that the group’s cicty council member can attend, future meetings will be held on the third Monday of each month. One resident commented on the confusion caused by the dates of leaf removal being…

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Marathon County Med Takeback Day coming up

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The Marathon County Medication Drop Box Program will again join forces with the Wisconsin Department of Justice for their eighth Statewide Medication Takeback Day on Oct. 27. The goal is to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposal, while also educating the general public about the potential for medication abuse. Additionally, utilizing the…

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UWSP offers new aquatic class for adults

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STEVENS POINT — Adults looking to improve their balance can participate in a new aquatic exercise class this fall through the Special Needs Aquatic Program, or SNAP, at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, in addition to the Basic Aquatic Exercise and Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program. The new Balance Plus Aquatic Exercise course offers adults activities…

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This week’s Wow at the Woodson

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Oct. 24 Wed. OR  Oct. 25 Thurs. 9:30-10:30 a.m. OR 11 a.m.-Noon Art Time for Tots Duck, Duck, Goose Little ones, 18 months-4 years, and accompanying adults wiggle and waddle their way through “Birds in Art” galleries, sharing movement, stories and music, followed by hands-on art projects. Call 715-845-7010 to register. Oct. 25 Thursday 1 – 2 p.m. Art 4 You Duck, Duck,…

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Abbotsford Story, Inc. donates $2,300 to Opportunity and Lutheran school

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The Abbotsford Story, Inc. has donated $2,300 to two local organizations. In September 2018, donations were presented to Opportunity of North Central Wisconsin for storage space needs and Our Savior’s Lutheran School for its reading program. Every March and September, AbbyBank’s charitable foundation, The Abbotsford Story, Inc. receives requests from many area schools, nonprofits and…

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Indian Society gears up for Diwali Celebration

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ROTHSCHILD — The Indian Society of Central Wisconsin will hold its annual Diwali Celebration in November. The event, which features Bollywood dancing, authentic Indian cuisine and festival of lights, will begin at 3 p.m. at the Rothschild Pavilion, 1104 Park St., Rothschild. An elaborate dinner and refreshments will be provided along with a night of dancing. Tickets…

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Documenters: Highlights from the Riverview neighborhood group meeting

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By Owen Reissmann for Wausau Pilot and Review Thursday’s Riverview Neighborhood meeting began with a briefing by Lieutenant Melinda Pauls. While most recent incidents in the area were traffic-related, she shared a few occurrences of note. One such included a man being chased through the Newman high school football field during practice and eventually arrested…

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