Top Stories of 2018: Community

Focusing on 2018

It’s been another exciting year for Marshfield! The last days of 2018, OnFocus will be recapping the top stories in Community, Education, Public Safety, Sports, Business, Government, and the state of Wisconsin, not in any order.

Here’s to another year of local coverage, always #FreeToRead. Thanks for following along.

Pizza Fundraiser Leaves $50,000 Legacy

Marshfield Banker Celebrated for 50 Years of Service

Domestic Violence Agency to Open Shelter

Community Television Helps Maximize Palm Sunday Chorus Coverage

Marshfield Sandlot Baseball Grows from Small Beginnings

Local Businesses Team Up to Feed Starving Birds

MACCI Program Director Celebrates 25 Years

Main Street Marshfield Announces New Plaza Event Coordinator

Toddler Battling Cancer Becomes Honorary Firefighter in Marshfield

Local Responders Are #SpiritStrong in Support of Helicopter Crash Victims

Marshfield Police Department to Mark Gravesites of Former Officers

Stratford Area Fire Chief Retires After 32 Years

Shirley Mook’s Homemade Desserts a Staple of Annual Police Memorial

84 Year-Old Wood County Resident Creates Scale Model of Marshfield’s Round Barn


Marshfield Resident on “Yukon Journey” To Aid First Responders in Rural and Wilderness Areas

Pittsville Residents Enjoy Small Town Living

$272,296 RAISED – Make-A-Wish Truck Convoy

Strohman Park – A Living Legacy

‘Common Grounds’ Coffee Service is Library’s Best Greeter

Resident Collects Food Donations for Each Year of Life

Local Family Rescues Monarch Butterflies

Amelia’s Bumpy Ride: 8 Year-Old Suffers Rare Bone Disorder

Boy Scout Spruces Up School Forest

Boy Scout Installs Stairs at Braem Park Disc Golf Course

Campaign Aims to Send 95 Year-Old WWII Veteran on ‘Trip of a Lifetime’

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Marshfield Area Community Foundation Celebrates 25 Years

Powers Bluff Capital Campaign Reworked as 4-Phase Project

Lost Dog Rescue With a Surprising Twist

Loyal Native Sets ‘Hearts in Motion’ During Medical Mission Trip to Guatemala

Anonymous Donor Provides 28 Turkeys to Food Pantry

Annual Jyllibean Dash in Loyal Brings Together Community

Marshfield Mountain Bike Club Part of National Trend

Rotary Winter Wonderland Celebrates Most Successful Weekend Ever

A Tribute to Tony Conley

Cougar Exhibit and Welcome Center to See Completion Next Summer

‘Common Grounds’ Coffee Service is Library’s Best Greeter

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