Polk County News

State & National Candidates Forum Today

The League of Women Voters Upper Saint Croix Valley is hosting a forum for candidates running for state and national seats today, Wednesday, October 17th, at the Performing Arts Center, in the Unity School on Highway 46 just north of Balsam Lake.  The evening will begin at 6pm with an opportunity to informally meet the…

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Clayton Board of Education Meets Today

The Clayton Board of Education will meet today, Monday, October 15th, at 6pm in the Media Center.  The agenda includes the finalization of the 2018-2019 budget, ceritfying the 2018 tax levy, authorization of a promissory note, and the early college program.

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Fisherman Died Saturday On Deer Lake

On Saturday, October 13th, at 11:47am, Polk County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call from a resident on Deer Lake, in the Town of Saint Croix Falls, who observed a fisherman in the water and an unoccupied boat drifting.  The witnesses were removing their dock from the lake and had previously observed this person fishing.  …

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Polk Co. General Gov’t & Exec Committee Meetings Today

The Polk County Executive Committee meets today at 9am and the General Government Committee meets today at 10am.  The Executive Committee will consider paving Pheasant Lane and Loon Drive and the process of hiring a county administrator. The County Board will meet in the County Board Room at the Government Center in Balsam Lake.  Its…

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