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 By Joe Block    News    June 14, 2018 

Wisconsin Heights grads finish their time together

The Wisconsin Heights class of 2018 celebrated their graduation on Sunday with their class leaders...

 
 By Brenda Schultz    News    June 14, 2018 

Black Earth Village Board hears Call statistics from Ofc. Viney

The Black Earth Village Board met on Tuesday, June 5, at 6:30 p.m. without any residents present until item #7 of a 19-item agenda. The Plan...

 
 By Joe Block    News    June 14, 2018 

Escaped inmates apprehended in Mazomanie

Dane County Sheriff’s deputies apprehended two escaped inmates during a traffic stop in the Mazomanie area Tuesday night, June 19th. Deputies spent...

 
 By Joe Block    News    June 7, 2018

Sauk Prairie graduates celebrate

The Sauk Prairie graduating class of 2018 received their diplomas Friday as the sun set in a clear b...

 
 By Joe Block    News    June 7, 2018

Fuchs Trucking assists in Drug Take Back

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel announced 63,541 pounds of unused medications were collected...

 

Correction

In last week’s issue, on page 7, the photo caption was incorrect. The Wisconsin Heights Optimist Club of Mazomanie and Black Earth was incorrectly...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 31, 2018

Man found dead at Kwik Trip

A 33-year-old Lone Rock man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in the Kwik Trip parking lot on May 18th. Ryan Pellicane was found mid-morning in...

 
 By Marian Copus    News    May 31, 2018

Arena offers support to Driftless Gateway Organization

The Gateway to the Driftless Area organization’s executive director Chris Long spoke to the Arena Village Board at the May meeting. He hails from Ma...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 31, 2018

Prairie du Sac approves donations policy

The Village Board of Prairie du Sac voted to go forward with TID #5 at their meeting on May 22nd. The TID is located on the southeast corner of...

 
 By Matt Geiger    News    May 31, 2018

Vermont residents to consider local and Federal concerns on Fall ballot

Residents in the Town of Vermont will have two atypical questions on their ballot this fall, offering a chance to weigh in on the issues of local...

 
 By Erika Wittekind    News    May 24, 2018

Mazo saves on bonds

The Village of Mazomanie has awarded two bond issues totaling $5.5 million, receiving better than expected interest rates that led to $30,000 in...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 24, 2018

Heights offer up a bounty of summer options

The Wisconsin Heights School District is preparing for another successful summer school session...

 
 By Michael Carignan    News    May 24, 2018

November referendum gives Sauk County voters a voice

When November comes around Sauk County voters will have a chance to have their voice heard on their wishes for the creation of a non-partisan...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 24, 2018

Correction

In last week’s issue, in the story “Prairie du Sac closes in on Highhway 12 and PF plan,” the location of the TID should have read the...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 17, 2018

Prairie du Sac closes in on Highway 12 and PF plan

The Prairie du Sac Plan Commission adopted a resolution at its May 7th meeting recommending that TID #5 be created. The Village has been entertaining...

 

Time for Rural Safety day

Spring is here and it is time for Sauk County Rural Safety Day Camp. The 25th annual Rural Safety Days will be held at the Sauk County Fairgrounds on...

 
 By kevin Murphy    News    May 17, 2018

Former nude beach to get a facelift

The former infamous Mazo nude beach will be redeveloped beginning this summer into a picnic area and canoe landing, in a $506,000 project approved...

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 10, 2018

Teacher creates autism program

During the April 23 Wisconsin Heights School District Board meeting, Sharon Redmon, special...

 

Rumpus Circus comes to town

The Wild Rumpus World Circus entertained Mazomanie and Black Earth Elementary students last week....

 

Ruth Culver Library to feature 'Cheeseheads' documentary about man's Wisconsin roots

Wisconsinite, filmmaker and writer John Mitchell will join the library for a screening of his...

 
 By Erin Vander Weele    News    May 3, 2018

Sauk Prairie School District to bring in new bus company

The Sauk Prairie School District will be changing its transportation provider after receiving nearly 20 years of service from a local bus company....

 
 By Joe Block    News    May 3, 2018

Changes to Bar Buddies program presented

The Prairie du Sac Village Board was presented with some changes to the pay structure of the Bar Buddies program at its meeting on April 24. Village a...

 
 By Erika Wittekeind    News    May 3, 2018

Village of Mazomanie board approves $4 million in bonds

The Village Board of Mazomanie approved more than $4 million in general obligation bonds to fund a slew of projects in the coming years, with an...

 

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