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Wisconsin Heights School Board looks at enrollment projections

The Wisconsin Heights Board of Education heard the results of an enrollment projections study at its meeting on April 9. David Egan-Robertson of the...

Sauk Prairie School Board to consider transportation services contract

The Sauk Prairie School Board will discuss and consider action on the transportation services contract at its April 23 meeting. The Lenz Bus...

Sauk Prairie Police Dept. works on grant-funded projects

At their April 10 meeting, the Village of Prairie du Sac board members received an update on a Wisconsin Department of Transportation grant...

Wisconsin Heights students to host plant sale

Wisconsin Heights High School agricultural students are getting a taste of what it is like owning a ...

Town of Vermont board supports fire station appraisal

After attending a recent Mount Horeb Joint Fire Department fire board meeting, Vermont town supervisor Todd Culliton made the case for supporting a...

Sauk City Village approves declaration of covenants for residential subdivision

Sauk City Plan Commission met April 10 to approve the declaration of covenants for the School Yard Addition, and to review a proposed plan submitted...

Wisconsin Regional Art Program exhibit to open  

The public is invited to celebrate the annual Wisconsin Regional Art Program (WRAP) exhibit at its...

Ho-Chunk Nation contributes $100,000 toward Great Sauk Trail

Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin – April 16, 2018 – The Great Sauk State Trail, a recreational trail being built from the Wisconsin River in Sauk City...

Pets of the Week

Sunflower is a two-year-old domestic shorthair cat who originally came into the shelter when found...

Back Through Time

Week of April 19, 1918 Auction White Elephant Sale by Red X.  Saturday Evening, April 27.  At Tarnutzer’s Garage.  Tarnutzer & Dell...

Falling from grace

DEFOREST - Following a successful spring trip where Sauk Prairie's bats were as hot as the...

Heights' baseball team splits a pair

Austin Wolfe threw a gem, and because he did, Wisconsin Heights rolled past Cambridge last Thursday. Wolfe threw a five-hit shutout and powered the...

Coming up short

Despite less than ideal conditions, Sauk Prairie's softball team was nevertheless eager to escape...

Sauk Prairie's track teams compete at Badger Challenge

Coach Andy Sherman was eager to see how much progress his Sauk Prairie boys’ and girls’ track and field teams had made when the Eagles competed...

Heights track teams fare well at Verle Clark Invite

Wisconsin Heights’ girls’ track and field team took seventh at the 13-team Verle Clark Invite in Westfield last Thursday. Berlin won the title...

Vanguards' softball team keeps rolling

Three weeks into the season, Wisconsin Heights’ girls softball game has played just two games. But what a pair of games they’ve been. The...

Eagles' girls soccer team moves to 2-0

Stranger things have happened than Sauk Prairie having its first two prep soccer games of the season postponed the first week of April. Soccer,...

Wisconsin Heights Honor Roll

2017-18 High School Quarter 2 HIGH HONOR ROLL Grade 12 Destiny Dean Daniel Geishirt Grady Geishirt Daniel Guyer Anil Jergens Brooks Lueck Griffin... Full story

David Schara

David Schara died of cancer on Friday, April 6, 2018, at home surrounded by family. He was born on...

Sara Rose Schmitz

Sara Rose Schmitz, age 68, passed away peacefully at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg on Apr. 11, 2018...

Rosemary C. Ballweg

Rosemary C. Ballweg, age 83, passed away on April 11, 2018 at Our House, Lodi.  She was born on...

Tharsilla K. Breunig

Tharsilla K. Breunig, age 99, passed away peacefully at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo on...

Chrystal B. Wawrock

Chrystal B. Wawrock, age 93, of Leland, passed away on March 15, 2018. Chrystal is survived by her...

James "Jim" E. Brann

James "Jim" E. Brann, age 80, passed away on April 10, 2018 at AgraceHospiceCare, Janesville, WI....

Geiger Counter: An incredible life...

There is a passage in “Enchantress of Numbers,” in which Ada Lovelace reflects on her newborn son. While others marvel at the dark-eyed...

Thank you for your trust in me to serve

Thank you for your trust in me to serve Dear editor, Thank you to all of the people that put their trust in me to serve on the Sauk County board...

Thank You, Heights Unlimited volunteers

Dear editor, Volunteer power helps to make our community a special place. In January 2017, a food pantry and clothes closet were opened in Black...

From the Pastor's Pen: Spring Peeper Chorus

“Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here. See the place where...

Gary Engberg Outdoors: It's Turkey Time

Turkeys were reintroduced into Wisconsin in 1976 and the growth and expansion of wild turkeys in the Badger state is one of game management’s most...

Sauk County Gardener

“It was so cold today that I saw a dog chasing a cat, and the dog was walking,” - M. Rivers Winter simply refuses to leave this year.  Snow...

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