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Articles from the March 15, 2018 edition

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 By Erika Wittekind    News    March 15, 2018

Study may be conducted for potential merge of Black Earth and Mazomanie fire departments

The Village of Mazomanie took its first formal step toward possibly combining its fire department with that of Black Earth. The Mazomanie village...

 

Black Earth Children's Museum expands activities

Since its opening less than a year ago, the Black Earth Children's Museum has had thousands of...

 

Get to know the Sauk County Board supervisor District 20 candidates

With the April 3 spring election approaching, the Star News gave area candidates running in conteste...

 

Five candidates vie for three seats in Village of Mazomanie

With the April 3 spring election approaching, the Star News gave area candidates running in contested races the opportunity to provide their...

 

Sauk City rail bridge spans removed

While spans two and three of the Sauk City rail bridge were removed as planned, there was an...

 

Wisconsin Grassroots Festival reaches 10th year

For the 10th year, the Wisconsin Grassroots Festival will provide an opportunity for civic...

 
 By Matt Geiger    Opinion    March 15, 2018

The Geiger Counter

On the morning of January 17, 1874, Eng Bunker awoke to find his conjoined twin, Chang, dead. There was no leaving the room to collect his thoughts. N...

 

Sheila Anderson would not advocate what's best for village

Dear editor, Sheila Anderson, candidate for Sauk City Village Board April 3, 2018 election has made some misleading statements in a newspaper that...

 

An invitation to the residents and stakeholders of the Wisconsin Heights School District

Dear editor, We are very excited to be writing to you today to tell you about a community conversation we are having this April and are cordially...

 

Back Through Time

Week of March 15, 1918 Since the war began, great embarrassment to physicians and a large number of patients has resulted from the difficulty of...

 

From the Pastor's Pen

The other day I was having a conversation with a friend about how amazing faith is. We were talking about how great it is that a person gets to...

 

Ervin J. Roth

Ervin J. Roth, age 80, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the Senior Life Center in Reedsburg...

 
 By Phyllis Both    Opinion    March 15, 2018

Sauk County Gardener

“May your blessings outnumber the Shamrocks that grow, and may trouble avoid you wherever you go.” – Irish Blessing The Red-winged blackbirds...

 

Pets of the Week

Minnie is a seven-month-old Mini Rex bunny who came to the shelter when her owner could no longer...

 

Strunz named Sauk Prairie Optimist Middle Level Leader

Alexis Strunz was selected as the February Optimist Middle Level Leader.  An 8th grader, Alexis is...

 

Heights FFA members attend farm forum

Wisconsin Heights FFA members were among the nearly 200 high school students who attended the...

 

Children and pets share love

The students at Merrimac Community Charter School recently spent an afternoon learning about caring...

 
 By Dennis Semrau    Sports    March 15, 2018

Sauk Prairie duo named all-league

Sauk Prairie senior guards Spencer Kostroski and Carson Radl were recognized for their...

 
 By Dennis Semrau    Sports    March 15, 2018

Four Eagles' girls basketball players named all-conference

First-year Sauk Prairie girls' basketball coach Amber Fiene wasn't sure how the Eagles would be...

 
 By Dennis Semrau    Sports    March 15, 2018

Eagles' hockey players named all-conference

It was a breakout season for the Sauk Prairie co-op boys' hockey team this winter, which had just...

 
 By Dennis Semrau    Sports    March 15, 2018

Sauk Prairie track teams ready to roll

Andy Sherman was eager for the first day of the prep track and field season to start on March 5. Unfortunately for the seventh-year Sauk Prairie...

 

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