After meeting in closed session Thursday, May 19, and Monday, May 23, the Bruce School Board announced the new district administrator is Pat Sturzl. He will replace Joni Weinert when she retires June 30.
An investigation is being conducted into the circumstances surrounding the death of a man at a Chetek residence Wednesday morning, May 18, according to the Chetek Police Department.
No one was hurt when a car slammed into the front entrance of Barney's Meats in Weyerhaeuser May 7.
A Ladysmith man in custody since the apparent stabbing death of Richard E. Larson April 23 was charged in Rusk County Circuit Court with first degree intentional homicide, a class A felony. The minimum sentence for a class A felony is life imprisonment.
After taking a fastball to the face less than an inning prior, Bubba Gudis came into the game as the closing pitcher for the Hayshakers. The Hayshakers came back in the final inning to defeat the Belters.
After reeling in a ground ball hit to short stop, Raider shortstop Kara Graves sent the ball back to first base, earning the out for Bruce.
Bruce Red Raider Tucker Quinn got his glove down on this Evergreen runner, getting the out and saving the stolen base. Carter Chafer threw the runner out from home plate.
During their game against Hayward, Lumberjack Caden Pearson got a hold of this one which found the gap in left-center field.
The girls 4x100 meter relay team for the Ladysmith Lumberjills finished in 1st place during the conference meet. The team was comprised of Abby Bullard, Emma Bullard, Megan Effertz and Cassidy Stanger.