Deep vein thrombosis is caused by blood clotting in your deeper veins, usually a lower leg or thigh. As the clotting gets worse, a portion of it may break free and travel to the heart and lungs causing a blockage of lung arteries (pulmonary embolism).
The January, 2018 EAP Connection and Health Newsletters have been published. These free resources are provided by ERC, our Employee Assistance Program, and Ministry Health.
The Dept. of Employee Trust Funds will be in Stevens Point, at Mid-State Technical College, 1001 Center Point Dr., on February 12 & 13. ETF will provide an overview of the retirement process and answer questions regarding your WRS retirement benefits.
The November 2017 Wisconsin Retirement System Newsletter features information about Free Online Financial Fitness Program, WRS Contribution Rates to Decrease, New Video Series: Your Health Benefits in Retirement, and Information for Domestic Partners.
The 2018 City of Stevens Point Wellness Program is your opportunity to earn valuable Health Savings Account dollars by completing a few simple objectives. Ministry Medical Group will visit locations weekly to assist you with your wellness needs.
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Stevens Point's Iverson Park is featured in Travel Wisconsin's article, "Downhill Thrills: 5 Unique Wisconsin Sledding Hills." "Everyone can find something they love to do at this all-encompassing winter recreational park, "the article states.
In 2018, CREATE Portage County will present the 2nd Levitt AMP Stevens Point Music Series in Pfiffner Park along the Wisconsin River, illustrating the social and economic impact of creative placemaking initiatives to the local community and beyond.
We have vacancies on our Deer Management Committee, which works with local pantries, the DNR & the Police Dept., assessing/recommending options for deer herd management within the City. Typically meets 4-6 times/year. City residents, apply if interested.
The Municipal Court had new and ongoing challenges establishing and administering its caseload in 2017. The objectives of court operations include efficient processing of cases, fair and just resolution for each case, and increased access to court.
Provides a wide range of general maintenance, repair & horticultural activities in park facilities and assigned areas. Responsible for general upkeep, appearance, improvements, safety, cleanup and maintenance of indoor/outdoor facilities and park grounds.
Due to low usage, we're considering discontinuing these notices for meeting minutes. BUT if you do appreciate being notified by this system when meeting minutes are published, please contact the City Website Manager and express your interest. Thank you!
The January 15 City Council meeting video is online. It will play on Community TV (Charter Spectrum channel 984) and on WSNP-LP radio, 105.9 FM, Tuesday, January 16 at 5 & 11 pm, and Wednesday, January 17 at 7:30 am.
Episode 81 of "Portage County Matters," produced by Portage County Executive Patty Dreier and Stevens Point Community TV, focuses on Land Trusts in Portage County.
"Portage County Matters" can be seen on Community TV, digital channel 984 on Charter Communications at the following times:
The Goerke and Mead Park tennis and pickleball courts are closed for the season.
City of Stevens Point Parking Permits can be purchased online, Parking Kiosk Accounts can be set up online, and Parking Citations can be paid online. All of these new services, and more information about them, can be found on our Parking Information Page.
The Stevens Point Police Dept.'s new K-9 Program (except personnel) is paid for through the generosity of individual citizens, groups, and local business owners. We need your donations to help pay for the dog's training, vet bills, food, and equipment.
The Iverson Park sled hills, one toboggan run, and the Goerke Park skating rinks are OPEN for the season.