Op-Ed

(25 YEARS AGO) June 1, 1995 - Reynolds Tompter was presented with the Pigeon Falls Lions Club’s Community Service Award while Geoffrey Johnston was the recipient of the Lion of the Year Award. The only sure things in life are death and taxes, it is said, and a new one-half percent sales tax would...
(25 YEARS AGO) May 18, 1995 - Student speakers at the Whitehall High School commencement exercises to be held on Friday night will be salutatorian Erin Schroder, valedictorian Kristoff Ausderau and Angela Moe. Other members of the academic top 10 of the class of 1995 are Jessica Borreson, Chris...
  (25 YEARS AGO) May 11, 1995 - An investigation into the April 19 terrorist bombing of a federal building in Oklahoma City, Okla., reached the Times’ area. A Federal Bureau of Investigation agent was looking in Trempealeau County for an area resident wanted for questioning in connection with the...
(25 YEARS AGO) April 13, 1995 - Whitehall will remodel more rooms in its new city center into office space to accommodate another tenant. The city council gave a tentative go-ahead for work in the old art room building in the former Memorial High School building, purchased by the city last year....
(25 YEARS AGO) April 6, 1995 - Trempealeau County will get its third circuit court judge in less than nine months as the result of Tuesday’s spring general election. Osseo attorney John Damon swamped circuit judge Alan Robertson in the voting, 3,416 to 2,690. Robertson, a long-time Blair attorney...
  (25 YEARS AGO) March 30, 1995 - When Trempealeau County voters go to the polls next Tuesday, they will put an end to a contest for circuit judge that is without precedent in county history. Whether or not this is the most intensely-contested county judicial race is a subjective matter. But this...
(25 YEARS AGO) March 16, 1995 - Whitehall’s new city center will get a weight room as the result of action taken by the city council Tuesday night. The council approved spending up to $14,000 to equip an exercise room in the basement of the former Memorial High School building, purchased by the...
(25 YEARS AGO) March 9, 1995 - Plans for a $3 million improvement project at the county courthouse apparently will proceed, despite action by county board of supervisors aimed at delaying their implementation. The board’s building, property and finance committees were scheduled to meet this week to...
(25 YEARS AGO) Feb. 23, 1995 - Nelson Richason said Monday night that his vote on a proposed one-half percent county sales tax would be “a resounding no.” The Galesville representative’s statement was echoed by 10 other members of the Trempealeau County Board of Supervisors, sending the tax...
(25 YEARS AGO) Feb. 23, 1995 - Nelson Richason said Monday night that his vote on a proposed one-half percent county sales tax would be “a resounding no.” The Galesville representative’s statement was echoed by 10 other members of the Trempealeau County Board of Supervisors, sending the tax...

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