Polk County News

Child Dead After Being Run Over In Driveway

On April 16th at 10:02am the Polk County Dispatch Center received a phone report of a child being run over by a vehicle in a private driveway and was currently being transported to the Osceola Medical Center by private vehicle. Officers from the Osceola Police Department responded to the Osceola Medical Center and were told…

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Polk Co. General Government Committee Meets Today

The Polk County General Government Committee will meet this morning, Thursday, April 12th, at 10am in the County Board Room at the Government Center in Balsam Lake. The Serenity Home lease and homeless initiative is on the agenda, along with other matters.

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Clear Lake School District Board of Canvassers Meets Today

The Board of Canvassers of the School District of Clear Lake will meet today, Friday, April sixth, at 3:30pm in the Junior-Senior High School Board of Education Room to conduct the canvass of the school board election held on April third. The Board of Canvassers will prepare and issue statements and certifications as required by…

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Kickoff Meeting for Relay for Life

  St Croix Falls Library St Croix Falls, WI  Wednesday, April 18 6:00 P.M.  The American Cancer Society’s ‘Relay for Life’ of Polk and Burnett counties will hold a kick-off meeting.  Learn what is new, share ideas, join a team and connect with other Relayers.  For more info: www.RelayForLife.org

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Election Results For Amery, Polk County, and Wisconsin

The state-wide race for a ten-year term on the state Supreme Court, Rebecca Dallet defeated Michael Screnock with 56% of the votes, with 89% of votes counted. In the binding state referendum to eliminate the position of State Treasurer, 61% of voters rejected that proposal, 39% voted for it; so Wisconsin will keep the State…

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