Town of Woodruff rdevries

A Woodruff family saw their home heavily damaged by  fire Tuesday evening.

Woodruff Fire Chief Mike Timmons reports everyone got out safe from the Rudisill home at 405 First Avenue, Highway 47, in Woodruff. The department was called about 4:30 p.m. He says when emergency personnel arrived it was 'highly involved..

A town chairman says they will sit down as a board soon and discuss the state's construction options for U.S.51.

Tuesday evening, the Department of Transportation held a public information session on a proposed road upgrade between 3rd Street and state Highway 70 in the towns of Woodruff and Arbor Vitae. The state presented a series of options.. Minocqua had its portion redone this year. Hazelhurst in Oneida county also is in the construction cue.

Woodruff Chairman Michael Timmons says the board will meet soon...