Saturday, October 31, 2020

Tomah WI

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:30am
Incumbents and challengers for Tomah City Council participated in a candidate forum Wednesday night at Tomah High School. Aldermanic seats on the April 2 general election include districts, 1, 3, 5, 7 and 8. Incumbents Travis Scholze (Dist. 5) and Jeff Cram (Dist. 3) are running uncontested....
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:19am
Approximately 20 people attended a forum Monday night at Tomah High School to learn more about advisory referendum asking if Monroe County should spend $20 million to build a new senior care facility. The estimated bond repayment schedule would be $1.5 million over 20 years. Attendance for two...
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:05am
The county nursing home site in Tomah is no longer on the table. That's according to Phil Stuart, CEO of Tomah Memorial Hospital which had a 10-acre parcel neighboring its new health complex earmarked for the county facility. Stuart made the revelation at Monday's informational session on the...
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 8:47am
  The Tomah VA Medical Center has recently been transforming the way it provides health care calling it “Whole Health,” which according to Whole Health Program Manager Cassandra Towns, focuses on what’s important to the patient such as their values, goals and complete health as opposed to focusing...
Pictured are recipients and representatives of award winners at the Tomah Chamber and Visitors Center Banquet. Sitting in the front is Dave Goldbeck, representing Tomah's American Legion Post 201. Standing are Mark Schack, Dee Kortas, Laurie Finnigan, Heather Triggs, Amanda Snow, Dana Mortenson (from Toro), Kim Voigt, Jay Gerke, Chad Gerke (Gerke Excavating/3rd Gen LLC, Tina Thompson, Donna Evans, Rachel Oakes, Jeff Cram, Dave Schreier. Herald photo Bob Kliebenstein
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 8:21am
On a night when Tina Thompson features other community members for their role with the Tomah Chamber and Visitor Center, Tomah mayor Mike Murray turned the table on the Chamber president. As Murray was sharing a few words on his choice for the Chamber Mayor's Award, the selection became glaringly...
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:25am
The final two public information sessions concerning the April Monroe County advisory referendum on increasing taxes to cover debt payments on a new Monroe County nursing home will be held in Tomah and Sparta this week. The Tomah session is tonight (Monday) at Tomah High School and the Sparta...
Neighbor For Neighbor Food Pantry director Doug Staller showed off his Irish heritage one day in 2018 wearing a kilt after the pantry was able to meet its fundraising goal. Contributed photo
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:04am
The Neighbor For Neighbor Food Pantry is located in Tomah. But its reach extends well beyond the city limits. Pantry director Doug Staller provided a nutshell of pantry activity for 2018 at the Tomah Lions Club meeting Feb. 27. Not only does the pantry serve as an essential food source for many...
The realtor signs on the former Shutter building will be replaced with signage for the Tomah Area Historical Museum sometime this year.  Herald photos Bob Kliebenstein
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 9:52am
That sign erected on a vacant Superior Avenue lot proclaiming it the future site of the Tomah Area Historical Museum? That future was measured in years. That sign has been removed and now sits in storage inside the museum at 1112 Superior Ave. In a little over one month that sign will be moved to...
Joline Powell is eager to welcome people into Vino Anjo to share relaxed conversation over a bottle of wine. Herald photo Bob Kliebenstein
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:46am
Joline Powell could certainly fit the role as world traveler. Born and raised in Green Bay, Powell has lived in three countries, Italy, Germany and Canada.  Powell ran a theater company in Germany, is a flight attendant for American Airlines (based in Chicago) and serves in the Wisconsin Air...
Local artist, Chris Chinnock Pokela, creates music inspired art and will be having her first show this Thursday (Feb. 28) at the 1012 Gallery in Tomah. Herald photo by Nicole Vik.
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:30am
Music speaks to everyone a little differently and on all sorts of levels. The artwork of local artist Chris Chinnock Pokela is all music inspired, the raw emotions a song can often solicit played out on a canvas. Those emotions are not those of Pokela however. People will come to her with a...


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