The Black River Area Chamber of Commerce, Department of Workforce Development and the Black River Falls Middle School are planning a Career Fair and Community Wide Job Fair Friday, May 4.

Events will kick off at 10:30 a.m. with an eighth-grade career fair that will run to 12:30 p.m. There will be a lunch for employers from 12:30-1 p.m., when the community wide job fair starts. The event will wrap up at 5:30 p.m.

The School District will provide lunch and snacks for all folks running a booth.

Those interested in running a booth can visit


In an effort to serve organizations in need, Black River Memorial Hospital (BRMH) provides donations through its weekly Dress Down Day Donation program. During the first quarter of 2018, BRMH employees selected three organizations to receive $250. (l-r) Receiving the donation to the Black River Falls Foundation Trail maintenance fund is City Administrator, Brad Chown. Representing Network for Youth is Donna Sigler. Network for Youth is an organization focused on meeting the needs of youth who are aging out of foster care, homeless or without family support. BRMH Executive Assistant Erin Wyss presented the checks to the organizations. On behalf of the Boys and Girls Club-Jackson County Center is Program Coordinator, Kelly LaBar.

Courtesy of Black River Memorial Hospital  02/28/2018