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 By Kara OKeeffe    News    September 19, 2019 

Sauk City plans on $700,000 remodel of village hall

The Sauk City village board reviewed a proposed $700,000 remodel of the village hall, and denied the Village Pub a special permit to play music...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    September 19, 2019 

Sauk Prairie school district adopts $19 million tax levy

On Monday, September 9, 2019, the Sauk Prairie School District held their Budget Hearing as well as their Annual Meeting followed by the regular...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    September 5, 2019

Thompson signs off as superintendent

Sauk Prairie School District superintendent, Cliff Thompson started off the Sauk Prairie School...

 

Sauk City all Girls Team Celebrates First Place Coding Championship

Five girls from Shoreless Lake School in Sauk City became national coding champions in August at...

 

New hotel coming to downtown Sauk City

During the August 13, 2019 Sauk City Village Board meeting, the board voted to approve the developer’s agreement with the Sauk Hotel Group, LLC for...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    August 15, 2019

Condo neighbors ask for Riverfront Park shelter to be moved

A group of residents from Makasa Towers Condominiums attended the Sauk City Village Board meeting...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    August 8, 2019

Tower Rock Elementary receives $500,000 grant to fund community learning center

As a school that serves children outside of the Sauk Prairie village limits, Tower Rock Elementary has been envisioning a way to create a community...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    August 8, 2019

Erlandson thanks summer school staff

Superintendent, Cliff Thompson started off the school board meeting on July 22, 2019 by speaking about summer school leadership and recognizing Dr....

 

Sauk Prairie natives Brandi Zick and Alexis Strunz named Fairest and junior Fairest of the Fair

Sauk Prairie High School 2019 graduate, Brandi Zick is the 2019 Fairest of the Fair and Sauk...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    July 18, 2019

Sauk Prairie school district welcomes new administrators

Sauk Prairie School superintendent, Cliff Thompson introduced two of the newest administrators to...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    July 4, 2019

Sauk City village board gets tour of new library building

The Sauk City Village board members and others attending the meeting on June 25, 2019 got a tour of...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    July 4, 2019

Summer school for the school district off to a strong start

Board members and guests were given an update on summer school at the Sauk Prairie School Board meeting on Monday, June 24, 2019. Summer school...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    June 20, 2019

Sauk City resident urges board to look at affordable housing

Sauk City resident Shari Cook started off the Sauk City Village board meeting with a citizen...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    June 20, 2019

Sauk Prairie School District has successful spring sports season

The Sauk Prairie High School spring activities update was presented at the Sauk Prairie School Board meeting on Monday, June 10, 2019. The 2018-2019...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    June 6, 2019

Changes to planned unit development district zoning approved by Sauk City

The Sauk City Village Board approved amendments to the Planned Unit Development District (PUD) Zoning Ordinance which makes it more understandable...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    May 23, 2019

Looking forward: What are the future space needs of the Sauk Prairie School District?

Presenting research and strategic options regarding the space needs to meet facility, safety,...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    May 23, 2019

Local Sauk Prairie student heading to Italy as an exchange student next year

Krystel Cumbajin Lara will be studying abroad in Italy next year, as a high school senior through...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    May 9, 2019

Sauk City Village Board to look into honoring August Derleth with trail

The Sauk City Village board started a discussion with members of the August Derleth Society (ADS)...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    Community    May 9, 2019

SP Cycling Without Age group introduces bikes

As of April, the Sauk Prairie area is now home to a Trishaw or Triobike, which is a pleasure bike...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    May 2, 2019

Sauk Prairie School District gets new compensation plan

After six years of working with a group of teachers, school board members and community members the Sauk Prairie School Board approved a new school di...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    April 18, 2019

$1 million donation from Culvers gives Sauk City library a new home

The Sauk City Public Library will soon call 615 Phillips Blvd home after a $1 million donation from...

 

Sauk City Library has on-demand streaming service

Sauk City Library patrons will now have access to more than 30,000 films for free with the popular on-demand streaming service, Kanopy. “We are...

 

Annual Service of Remembrance April 25

Maplewood Health & Rehabilitation Center, Home Health United, & Hooverson Funeral Home invite you and your loved ones to an annual Service of...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    April 18, 2019

Sauk Prairie School Board hears community education annual report

The community education annual report was presented by John Lehan, community education &...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    April 4, 2019

Two residents make comments about former Derleth Park at meeting

Two residents made comments regarding the recent vote to change the name of August Derleth Park to Sauk City Riverside Park during the March 26, 2019...

 

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