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Articles from the June 20, 2019 edition

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 By Joe Block    News    June 20, 2019

Wepking denies pulling taser's trigger, "did not know what he was thinking"

A Rock County Sherriff’s Department investigation into former Sauk Prairie police officer Jamie Wepking’s alleged firing of a taser at a fellow... Full story

 
 By Joe Block    Community    June 20, 2019

6th grade teacher Traci Schutt wins Crystal Apple Award

Sauk Prairie School District 6th grade teacher Traci Schutt was awarded a Crystal Apple Award by...

 

Diabetes prevention program

The Centers for Disease Control estimates 10% of Sauk County residents are diagnosed with diabetes, while the Wisconsin Department of Health Services...

 

Coffee with a cop

Coffee With a Cop is a monthly meeting with the public between the Black Earth Police Department, in partnership with the Dane County Sherriff’s...

 

St. Barnabas estate sale

The St. Barnabas estate sale starts Thursday, June 27, at St. Barnabas (Holy Cross) Catholic Church in Mazomanie, from 8 a.m.-6 p.m., 8 a.m.-5 p.m....

 

Iron Horse Comet Band holding 4th of July concert

The Iron Horse Cornet Band is a community band of close to 40 members. Songs include patriotic marches and medleys, show tunes, vocals, swing tunes,...

 

New Heights Lutheran Church sponsoring day camp bible school

New Heights Lutheran Church is sponsoring Sugar Creek Day Camp Vacation Bible School this summer to children from the local communities. Day Camp is...

 

Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board offering canoe outings

The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board will sponsor a series of canoe outings on the Wisconsin River in late June and July. The large voyageur...

 
 By Matt Geiger    Opinion    June 20, 2019

Geiger Counter

Russian doll I turned 40 last week. Luckily for me, I got my mid-life crisis out of the way early...

 

Nyla Luetscher

Nyla Luetscher, age 90, passed away June 13, 2019 at the Sauk Prairie Hospital. She was born on...

 
 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 Joe Block    News    June 20, 2019

Prairie du Sac to modify ordinance allowing one fence for Cow Chip

Changes will be coming to the fencing at this summer’s Cow Chip Festival. At the request of the Cow Chip committee, the Prairie du Sac board will be...

 
 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...

 

Sauk County Institute of Leadership recognizes Jelinek

The Sauk County Institute of Leadership has recognized two individuals as the 2019 leadership award winners. Karen DeSanto was recognized for her...

 

Friends of Israel to speak at Calvary Baptist Church

On Sunday, June 30, 2019, Paul Scharf, Church Ministries Representative for Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry will be speaking at Calvary Baptist...

 

St. John's Lutheran holding ice cream social

The annual Ice Cream Social will be held on Sunday June 23 at St. John Lutheran Church, Leland, WI, located on County Highway C. approximately 15...

 

Middleton resident on front lines of asylum process

What level, and type, of abuse and fear qualify as enough to clear the first government hurdle on the road to being granted asylum immigrant status...

 
 By Marian Copus    News    June 20, 2019

Arena board welcomes new members

Arena’s June village board meeting began with the board welcoming Chuck Burch, joins Bill Hanson and Kathy Stoltz as new board members this year....

 

Arena news

by Mariah and Cheryl Schmidt Congratulations to Bill Hanson from Arena Cheese on being the Colby-Jack Master Cheesemaker. Happy June is Dairy Month!!!...

 
 By Gary Schuetz    News    June 20, 2019

Vermont takes planning to the next level

For an initial cost of $700, the Town of Vermont is investing in technology to streamline planning for the town’s future development. Janet Silb...

 

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