Travis Fischer

06/13/2019 - 12:54pm
A dispute between neighbors continued at the regular Rockwell City Council meeting on Wednesday, June 5 as Wanda Kruse and Pat Sheldon continued to debate the use of their shared alley. The issue revolves around a series of trees in the alley planted by the Sheldons. At the previous meeting, Kruse requested that the Sheldons move the trees further into their property as they hinder her ability to...
06/13/2019 - 12:51pm
As the school year came to an end last week, so did the teaching career of one of the West Fork School District's longest serving teachers. Toni Eckenrod has retired from teaching after 30 years of educating area elementary students. Eckenrod began her teaching career in 1986 as a first-grade instructor at CWL and taught there for two years...
06/13/2019 - 12:49pm
City Hall was crowded as residents came to share their thoughts on a potential rezoning action at the regular meeting of the Sheffield City Council on Monday, June 10. Sukup Manufacturing has requested that five lots of residential zoned property on the west side of Oakwood Drive, south of their buildings, be changed to light industrial for the...
06/06/2019 - 11:56am
The Thornton City Council continued their discussion about implementing a storm sewer surcharge during their regular meeting on Monday, June 3. The council has been considering adding a $5 surcharge to the monthly water bill as a way to raise funds for future storm sewer improvement projects. The additional money would generate roughly $1,200 a...
06/06/2019 - 11:55am
After 19 years at the Meservey Public Library, Diane Peterson has checked in her last book. The longtime library assistant enjoyed her last day on the job on Friday, May 31, retiring after nearly two decades of service to the community library. "It's been interesting all these years," said Peterson. "Each kid or family brings in...
05/23/2019 - 4:44pm
The West Fork Community School Board met for their regular meeting on Monday, May 20 at the Rockwell Campus. The meeting began with a discussion with teacher Mark Twedt about the possibility of offering early retirement incentives to teachers. These retirement incentives typically involve a cash payout or a number of years of health insurance...
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