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Roundy’s Supermarkets Hiring Hundreds

March 31, 2020 by Wheeler

At a time when thousands of workers are losing their jobs, Wisconsin-based Roundy’s supermarkets are recruiting. Roundy’s locations around the...

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Pedestrian Killed In Wood County Accid…

March 31, 2020 by Wheeler

Authorities in Wood County report a pedestrian was killed Monday morning in a Wood County accident.

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Public-Private Partnership Should Incr…

March 31, 2020 by Wheeler

Steps are being taken to increase Wisconsin’s COVID-19 testing capacity by forming a public-private partnership.

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Russell Eli Sheppard "Rus"

  • Written by Mary Gerdes
  • Published in Obituaries

Russell Eli Sheppard, “Rus”, age 79 passed away at home on September 6, 2019 after battle with lung cancer. He is now at peace.

Services will be on Thursday September 12, 2019 at­ 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Black River Falls with Pastor Wendell Williams officiating. Visitation will be from 9-11 prior to the service. A private family burial will take place on September 13, 2019 at Riverside Cemetery where Rus will be laid to rest next to his grandson, John Becktel.

Torgerson’s Funeral Home, Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.

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