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 By Joe Block    News    April 11, 2019

Elections bring in new board member, funding for Heights

The Village of Prairie du Sac will be welcoming a new board member. Abby Howell Dinger totaled 503 votes to Eldor Fruehling’s 459. Nick Lester and R...

 

Luthin, of Sauk Prairie Conservation Alliance talks about apple trees

April 3, Charlie Luthin of the Sauk Prairie Conservation Alliance shared information on the Sauk...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    April 11, 2019

Sauk County Board seeking new member in wake of Wenzel's departure

The search for a new member was among the numerous items of business at March’s Sauk County Board meeting. A supervisor is needed for District 29,...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    April 11, 2019

Sauk County purchases 15 passenger van for Aging and Disability Resource Center

A couple of Sauk County departments will get new phones and vehicles following March’s meeting. The board agreed to allow the purchase of a 2018...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    April 11, 2019

County upgrades phone system for court, law enforcement

A couple of Sauk County departments will get new phones and vehicles following March’s meeting. The board agreed to allow the purchase of a 2018...

 

Letter to the editor

Letter to the Editor: Re: the name change of August Derleth Park. I agree the name should be August Derleth Riverside Park rather than one or the...

 

Richard "Rick" J. Maier

Richard "Rick" J. Maier, age 70, passed away at Reedsburg Senior Living Center on Apr. 2, 2019. He w...

 

Elizabeth "Betty" A. Bollig-Murphy

Elizabeth "Betty" A. Bollig-Murphy, age 83, passed Apr. 2, 2019 at Heartland Country Village in...

 

Eleanor Hugins Asmuth

Eleanor Hugins Asmuth of Black Earth, Wis. passed away peacefully Monday, April 1, 2019 at Sauk Prai...

 

Arlyn P Oetzman

Arlyn P Oetzman of Sauk City WI. , passed away on Monday April 1st of an apparent heart attack. He was born March 27th 1960 in Prairie du Sac to Paul...

 

Alice M. Mathewson

Alice M. Mathewson, age 102, passed way April 7, 2019 at the Pines Assisted Living in Prairie du Sac, WI. She was born on May 26, 1916 in the...

 

Coffee With a Cop to feature Jim Wick

The April 11 edition of Coffee With A Cop will feature Jim Wick from District One EMS. Wick is the current Director of Dane County District One EMS...

 

Association for Home and Community Education announces scholarship winners for '19-'20

The Sauk County Association for Home and Community Education is pleased to announce three recipients of our $600 scholarships for the 2019-20...

 

Vanguard Vision April 18

The Wisconsin Heights school district will be holding Vanguard Vision: Reaching New Heights, one-year progress report on Thursday, April 18, from...

 

Correction

In last week’s issue, harpist Susie Tatone’s performance at Park Hall (Freethinker’s Hall), 307 Polk St., Sauk City, was incorrectly identified...

 

St. James to feature organist

Organist Charles Bonow will present his Palm Sunday service concert, “A Path from Olivet” at St. James Lutheran Church, 415 Washington St.,...

 

Time for Ron's Jam again

Ron’s Jam, a monthly gathering of “old time” music fans and musicians, will be held at the Black Earth Fire Station meeting room on Friday,...

 

Merrimac United offers Easter services

Merrimac United Methodist Church invites people to come and be part of these special services. The church is located at 117 Church Street Merrimac,...

 
 By Joe Block    News    April 11, 2019

Sauk City Riverfront Park/Derleth Park renaming dates back to 2017

The renaming of August Derleth Park was in the woks dating back to an October 31, 2017 village board meeting. While accepting the grants awarded for t...

 

Sauk Prairie

Sauk Prairie The Village of Prairie du Sac meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the Village Hall. The Village of Sauk...

 

Black Earth and Mazomanie

MAZOMANIE Village of Mazomanie board meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, except in December. The board meets on the first Tuesday o...

 
 By Kevin Murphy    News    April 11, 2019

Black Earth electric rates to increase 9%, rates in line with revenue

Electric rates for average residential Black Earth Electric Utility customers will increase by nearly 9 percent or, $7.56 monthly on April 15,...

 

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