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Articles from the June 29, 2017 edition

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 By Janelle Miller    News    June 29, 2017

Immediate child care center closing affects local families

Clubhouse for Kids, a local daycare which has two locations with one in Cross Plains and one in...

 
 By Erika Wittekind    News    June 29, 2017

Rebuild of Stagecoach Road to begin August 1

The rebuild of Stagecoach Road is slated to begin August 1 with work estimated to be completed by October 14. The Town of Cross Plains Board of...

 

This Independence Day, think fireworks safety first

With a burst of light, a bang, and a cascade of glowing embers, fireworks season is here again. Fireworks displays are a cornerstone of our nation's...

 

Lot clearing underway for Kwik Trip in Black Earth

The site in Black Earth where Kwik Trip will be going in has been undergoing clearing with...

 

Annual Wisconsin River canoe race slated for July 9

The 52nd annual Wisconsin River canoe and kayak race will be held on Sunday, July 9 with races for...

 

Public weekend access to Dane County shooting range available through Sunday, October 29

Thanks to a state-county agreement now in its fifth year, the public again will have weekend access to the Dane County Law Enforcement Training...

 

County awards nearly $2 million in grants to projects to develop affordable housing including Mazomanie

Recently, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced that almost $2 million from the Affordable Housing Development Fund will be awarded to six...

 

Town of Cross Plains receives two loans from Board of Commissioners of Public Lands

The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL) approved two state trust fund loans totaling $2,430,000 to the Town of Cross Plains to finance road...

 

Coffee and conversation

July's Coffee with a Cop event will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at...

 

Feel good about giving back by donating blood in Mazo July 8

Many people want to give back to the community, but may not have a lot of time to volunteer. The American Red Cross reminds eligible individuals that...

 

Volunteers needed for Dane County invasive species landing blitz July 1

The Fourth of July weekend is one of Wisconsin’s busiest boating holidays of the year with many people traveling to enjoy Madison and other...

 

Upcoming trips with The Prairie Enthusiasts

Butterflies and Dragonflies of Swamp-Lovers Preserve Celebrate July 4 at this beautiful private...

 

Michael Barman

Michael W. "Mike" Barman, age 61, of Cross Plains, Wis. died on Friday, June 23, 2017 at Agrace... Full story

 

Arena celebration happening July 7-8

The 15th annual Yolanda Peterson and Mary Jones Memorial Fireworks celebration will be held on Friday and Saturday, July 7 and 8, at the Arena park....

 

O'Connell awarded scholarship

Meghan O'Connell was awarded the American Legion Auxiliary's Department Presidents Scholarship...

 

Heights High School Quarter 4 Honor Roll

HIGH HONOR ROLL Seniors Alexandria Brown Mackenzie Doherty Ann Heathcote Dylan Helmenstine Maya Muschitz Tylan Parman Hunter Presny Jenna Schoenmann...

 

Heights Middle School Quarter 4 Honor Roll

HIGH HONOR ROLL 8th Grade Kylie Bartel Gavin Childs Gweneth Childs Sydnee Duhr Isabel Graham Maisey Gullickson Hana King Riley Lynch Kourtney Mercer C...

 

Wisconsin Heights Endowment Fund reaches goal of $50,000 by May 1

Dianne Roelke, Sally Turk, and Kay Millonzi representing the Wisconsin Heights Educational...

 

Pie auction at July 11 concert to benefit library

The Friends of the Black Earth Public Library are holding a pie silent auction on July 11 at the Concerts in the Park at Veterans Memorial Park at 6:3...

 

Lunch Bunch fun

Nina Osborne gets a turn to try sitting in the driver's seat of a skid loader thanks to Glenn...

 

Black Earth to hold recycling event July 8

Resource Solutions will be in Black Earth collecting computers, electronics, and appliances for recycling on Saturday, July 8 from 9 to 11 a.m....

 

Permits needed in the Village of Mazomanie for fireworks

With the 4th of July just around the corner, this is just a reminder that a permit is needed in the Village of Mazomanie to shoot off fireworks....

 
 By Marion Porter    Opinion    June 29, 2017

Arena Locals

Not a lot of news from Arena this week. It’s been quiet. Everybody is busy with graduation parties. One of the benefits of being in your 80s is... Full story

 
 By Rob Reischel    Sports    June 29, 2017

Four Cardinals named all-league

Tom Schmitt took over as Middleton's baseball manager in 2003. In that time, Schmitt and the...

 

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