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 By Erika Wittekind    News    August 17, 2017 

Steps taken to preserve historic Mazomanie

The Mazomanie Historic Preservation Commission is regrouping under new leadership, with plans to be more proactive about preserving buildings in...

 

Time to celebrate

Esser Place Apartments in Cross Plains held their grand opening last week. The complex is located... Full story

 
 By Kevin Murphy    News    August 10, 2017

Getting a major boost

Poor internet and telephone service in portions of the Town of Vermont received a boost last week when the Public Service Commission awarded TDS...

 
 By Marian Copus    News    August 10, 2017

Arena works on flood problems

There was a large crowd in attendance at the Arena board meeting in August, most of whom were concerned about what the village would do about the...

 
 By Rob Reischel    News    August 3, 2017

State Bank of Cross Plains robbed

The State Bank of Cross Plains was robbed Monday afternoon. Dane County sheriff's deputies are...

 

Be on the lookout for phone scams

The Dane County Sheriff’s Office learned last week phone scammers may be targeting residents in western Dane County. A Village of Mazomanie citizen...

 

Moyer faces 6th OWI offense

John E. Moyer, 29 of Blue Mounds, was arrested on July 30 for Operating a Vehicle While...

 

Quilt of valor

Aletha Theobald, Nancy Geringer, Mary Jones, Jenna Schoenmann and Karen Demaree (the state...

 

Meteor shower viewing on Aug. 12

On Saturday, Aug. 12, join friends and neighbors at western Dane County’s iconic Pine Bluff Observatory to watch the annual Perseid meteor shower...

 

On the rise!

Recent storms have sent the water in Black Earth Creek to extremely high levels. In fact, after one...

 

Free physicals now available

Each year, almost 100,000 students participate in high school athletics in Wisconsin. Of those living in Dane County, it’s estimated that two to...

 

Summer food service program

The Middleton Cross Plains Food & Nutrition Services Department is still offering a Summer Food Service Program. The Summer Food Service Program...

 

RSVP welcomes 10,000th volunteer

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Dane County proudly announces that it welcomed the 10,000th volunteer into its ranks this year, which...

 

Cross Plains reunion

An all school reunion for people who attended Park High School in Cross Plains will be held at Main Street Lanes, 1721 Main St., Cross Plains on Aug....

 
 By Gary Schuetz    News    July 20, 2017

Town of Vermont may dip into reserve fund

Town of Vermont supervisors may dip into the municipality’s reserve fund to knock down any borrowing or tax increases needed to pay for the pending...

 

Eagle eye

Norma Van Buren examines a Halloween glass candle handle holder at her neighborhood yard sale held...

 
 By Erika Wittekind    News    July 13, 2017

Village of Mazo unhappy

After agreeing to a reduced fee for the use of Lion’s Park for Wild West Days, the Village of Mazomanie has found out it will be paying...

 
 By Erika Wittekind    News    July 6, 2017

Village of Mazo considering altering Lake Marion project

After disappointing bid results for the Lake Marion project, the Village of Mazomanie may consider...

 
 By Janelle Miller    News    June 29, 2017

Immediate child care center closing affects local families

Clubhouse for Kids, a local daycare which has two locations with one in Cross Plains and one in...

 
 By Erika Wittekind    News    June 29, 2017

Rebuild of Stagecoach Road to begin August 1

The rebuild of Stagecoach Road is slated to begin August 1 with work estimated to be completed by October 14. The Town of Cross Plains Board of...

 

This Independence Day, think fireworks safety first

With a burst of light, a bang, and a cascade of glowing embers, fireworks season is here again. Fireworks displays are a cornerstone of our nation's...

 

Lot clearing underway for Kwik Trip in Black Earth

The site in Black Earth where Kwik Trip will be going in has been undergoing clearing with...

 

County awards nearly $2 million in grants to projects to develop affordable housing including Mazomanie

Recently, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced that almost $2 million from the Affordable Housing Development Fund will be awarded to six...

 

Permits needed in the Village of Mazomanie for fireworks

With the 4th of July just around the corner, this is just a reminder that a permit is needed in the Village of Mazomanie to shoot off fireworks....

 
 By Janelle Miller    News    June 22, 2017

Damaschke appointed to Wisconsin Heights Board of Education to fill spot left by Crowe

Mazomanie resident Gary Damaschke was appointed to the Wisconsin Heights Board of Education to fill...

 

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