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It was the year 2000 when we began visiting Polk County. Soon afterwards, LuAnn and I purchased a piece of land and slowly began building a place for our family and friends to visit on weekends. I can still recall the anticipation that would build inside of me throughout the week for each upcoming trek
I was speaking to an in-law the other day when she warned me that her mood may change dramatically as the weather becomes cooler and the days shorter. She said her personality disorder could be blamed on our bad winter weather and, as good relatives do, she told me this so that I wasn’t shocked
Polk County has been certified as a Telecommuter Forward! community by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. The Telecommuter Forward! certification recognizes local units of government that have met criteria for promoting telecommuting opportunities in partnership with broadband providers, economic development professionals, and the State Broadband Office. 2017 Act 342 created Wisconsin’s Telecommuter Forward! community
WEDC has approved funding for the Business Disaster Recovery Microloan Program due to recent storm events that occurred in Polk and Barron counties and WCWRPC is now accepting applications. See downloads below: Disaster Recovery Microloan Program Application
Spoiler Alert: It can! I came home one day a few weeks ago surprised to find my adult daughter sitting on the deck with a computer on her lap. Happy to see her, I asked if she had taken vacation from work. This seemed like a logical question given that she was wearing a swimsuit.
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