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 By Joe Block    News    July 18, 2019

Black Earth complies with law, publishes minutes

The village of Black Earth is now in compliance with state law after delivering previously unpublished board meeting minutes to the Star News on...

 
 By Joe Block    News    July 18, 2019

Man drowns at Prairie du Sac Dam after rescuing children

A man drowned after rescuing his children below the Prairie du Sac damn Saturday, July 13. The man was Kou Her, age 53, of Madison. His body was...

 
 By Joe Block    News    July 18, 2019

Lake Marion regulations remain the same, no swimming, boating allowed

The Mazomanie village board clarified issues concerning Lake Marion usage at their meeting July 9....

 
 By Matt Geiger    Opinion    July 18, 2019

Geiger Counter

“resterday” When your child first learns to speak, words are like snowflakes. Each and every expression is totally unique. Like a thousand little...

 
 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 Joe Block    News    July 18, 2019

Prairie du Sac changes fence ordinance

The village of Prairie du Sac approved changes to an ordinance which will make things easier for the organizers of the annual Cow Chip Festival. The...

 

Sauk Prairie Healthcare Foundation adds local residents to board, staff

Sauk Prairie Healthcare Foundation welcomes two local leaders to its board of directors. The new board members are Rochelle Ripp Schnadt and Matt Joyc...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    July 18, 2019

Sauk County Board to conduct long-term groundwater study

The Sauk County Board unanimously supported a proposal to study groundwater quality. The proposal passed with no naysayers during the board’s June...

 
 By Autumn Luedke    News    July 18, 2019

Village of Black Earth set to fix Community Park

The proposal to reconstruct Community Park in Black Earth will go out to bid Aug. 1. The village...

 

Community events

St. Norbert’s Parish in Roxbury welcomes you to our annual Family Fun Fest, Sunday August 11, 2019 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Please join us for games for...

 

Dane County Fair starts today

If you like food on a stick, farm animals, midway rides and live entertainment, you won’t want to miss the Dane County Fair. This year the...

 
 By Adam Hatlan    Sports    July 18, 2019

Middleton upends Sauk Prairie

MIDDLETON - Ross Hellenbrand might have a left arm made of steel. Hellenbrand, a left-hander for... Full story

 
 By Dennis Semrau    Sports    July 18, 2019

Ashton routs Black Earth

ASHTON - Derek Prochaska began playing Home Talent League baseball before several of his younger...

 

Baraboo swims past Barracudas

The Mazomanie Barracudas dropped a 460-180 decision to the Baraboo Riptide last Saturday. Swimmer Awards included: Male Swimmer of the Week Male ...

 

Football Vanguards ranked No. 11

Editor’s Note: The following is a preseason poll compiled by Wissports.net. While the state of Wisconsin does not have spring football like states...

 

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