Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Tomah WI

Jason Simcakoski's daughter, Anaya, leads the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of the ceremony. Herald photos by Bob Kliebenstein.
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 10:51am
As a military veteran recovering from injuries Rob Hilliard remembers playing golf daily on the nine-hole Tomah Veterans Medical Affairs course. Hilliard also remembers the day a decision was made in 2014 to close the golf course after its long history on the Tomah VA campus. With help from the...
Tomah couple Andrzej and Magdalena Ziemianczyk proudly hold their twins, Anthony, left and Jacob, right. The twins arrived at Tomah Memorial Hospital April 24. The boys were the second set of twins born at TMH in the past eight days. Contributed photo
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 10:35am
It only took eight days for a second set of twins to be born at Tomah Memorial Hospital. Andrzej and Magdalena Ziemianczyk of Tomah welcomed their sons Anthony (weighing 5 lbs. 3 oz.) at 1:50 p.m. and brother, Jacob (5 lbs. 11 oz.) at 2:02 p.m. April 24. The twin boys also have a big brother at...
Dan Von Haden, pictured with wife Sue, is one of two honorary chairs for the TACS 5K Run/Walk. Contributed photos.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 10:20am
Dan Von Haden is one of two honorary chairpersons for the upcoming Tomah Area Cancer Support (TACS) 5K Run/Walk Saturday, May 11. The second chairperson, Tami Olson, will be recognized in memory. Olsen died Sept. 21, 2018 from esophageal cancer. That after being diagnosed with and surviving lung...
Tomah couple Ryan and Samantha Layman proudly hold their twins, Jameson Christopher, left and Magnolia Claire, right. The twins arrived at Tomah Memorial Hospital April 16. It is the first pair of twins born at the hospital since two sets of twins were delivered in Nov. 2017. Contributed photo
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 9:33am
It has not happened in nearly two years so it was an extra special day when twins were born at Tomah Memorial Hospital April 16. “Our staff was really excited to have this opportunity to be able to participate in such a unique birth,” Tomah Memorial Hospital New Beginnings Birth Center Director...
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 9:29am
Officials with the Tomah Memorial Hospital Foundation are happy no one shows up for its annual nonevent gala. For the last eleven years, the philanthropic organization of Tomah Memorial Hospital has held its unique fundraising effort that has raised more than $75,000 to support future health care...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:10am
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office located a vehicle Monday, April 15 in the parking lot at the West McCoy Blvd. Kwik Trip in Tomah that had been reported stolen.  A deputy, assisted by the Tomah Police Department and Wisconsin State Patrol, conducted a high-risk traffic stop and apprehended the...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:03am
The American Planning Association (APA) and their Small Town and Rural Planning (STaR) division selected  the City of Tomah Downtown Master Plan to receive the 2019 Vernon Deines Honor Award for an Outstanding Comprehensive Plan or Special Project for a Small Jurisdiction. The award, named after a...
The Grovesteen family stand in front of the St. Mary Church altar, from left, Logan, Carson, Greg, Colleen and Kaylee. Contributed photo
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:42am
Greg Grovesteen grew up in Tomah and attended elementary and secondary schools in the area. He accompanied his parents, Mary Ann and Gary to worship services at church the family attended at the time. Greg's father was very instrumental in Greg's spiritual development. "He taught Sunday school. He...
Larry and Ann Scheckel gave lessons on teaching the basics of electricity to students at the National Science Teachers Association conference in St. Louis April 11-14. Contributed photo
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 10:08am
Larry and Ann Scheckel presented a session entitled, Electricity Made Simple, at the April 11-14 National Science Teachers Association Conference in St. Louis. The theme of the conference,  Champions for Science Education, was built around the ideas of science literacy and STEM (Science, Technology...
Macy Ambort is escorted into the banquet room by her father Jim Ambort. Herald photos by Bob Kliebenstein and contributed.
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 9:55am
The banquet room at Murray's On Main was at dancing capacity Saturday, April 13 for the an event that continues to grow. For the first time this year, the Special Needs Prom was held at Murray's On Main; since its start several years ago the event had been held at the Gold Building at Tomah's...


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