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Articles from the November 22, 2018 edition

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Sauk County passes $30 million budget

A meeting that lasted just over 7 hours culminated in the Sauk County Board passing its 2019 budget. Although there was other business on the agenda,...

 
 By Joe Block    Schools    November 22, 2018

Wisconsin Heights completes survey

The Wisconsin Heights School Board heard the results of the recent community survey at their meeting on Monday, November 12. Sue Peterson, from...

 

WRSC donates for flood relief

In 1959 a handful of Mazomanie residents started the Wisconsin River Sportsmen's Club. Over the...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    November 22, 2018

Sauk City proposes 2019 budget, includes funding for new officer

The Sauk City Village Board reviewed the proposed 2019 budget during the Village Board meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 and covered some of the...

 

Gun raffle to help Black Earth FD

As a result of the August floods, the Black Earth fire station sustained over $90,000 in damages to the building and equipment in the building. A...

 

Maplewood to host Alzeheimer's and dementia support group

Local Alzheimer & Dementia support group free to community. It’s more than memory issues, it’s a new way of life when you or a loved one has...

 
 By Joe Block    Opinion    November 22, 2018

Around the Block

The Black Lab is ubiquitous in Wisconsin. Growing up in the suburbia of Chicago, I never actually sa...

 

Cleo Ione Brockmann

She has been preparing this lesson plan her entire life and today November 13, 2018 she put the...

 

Carl H. Evert Jr

Carl H. Evert Jr., age 80, passed away peacefully at his home in Marxville surrounded by his family...

 

Victor Nicholas Lochner

Victor Nicholas Lochner died Saturday, November 17, 2018, after suffering a stroke at deer camp on...

 

Mary B. Breunig

Mary B. Breunig, age 93, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at her home, The Pines, Prairie...

 

Life-long Packer fan finally sees game

Francis Thompson, an 86-year-old Prairie du Sac resident and life-long Green Bay Packers fan, had a...

 

Black Earth Creek bridges open

After nearly three months of losing the main artery for regional traffic, both bridges spanning Black Earth Creek are open for business. The flood wat...

 
 By Kara OKeeffe    News    November 22, 2018

Sauk City Library presents conceptual designs before board

The Sauk City Library presented conceptual designs to a proposed addition to the current library to the Sauk City Village Board on Tuesday, November...

 

Sauk County voters approve referenda by big margins

Sauk County voters gave the affirmative to four referendums in the fall election. Results were confirmed and made official last week. Each referendum...

 

River Arts

Join us for a special weekend to ring in the holiday season at River Arts! We will be featuring handmade gift items, visiting local artists for one...

 

Turning back the clock

As we prepare for the holidays and Thanksgiving, an article from the December 2, 1882 issue of the Mazomanie Sickle had the recipes for an entire...

 

Gary Engberg Outdoors

Deer Gun Season Opens and Other Late Hunting Opportunities The Wisconsin Gun Deer season opened for the 600,000 hunters who were out before sunrise ge...

 

Wick names new president

Wick Buildings Inc. Board of Directors announced that Allan Breidenbach has been selected as Wick’s new President. Breidenbach assumed the role on...

 

Wisconsin Heights Schools

Christmas isn’t too far away now, with snow falling and the air getting colder every day. But before carols are sung and wreaths are mounted on...

 

Sauk Prairie 3rd graders Thanksgiving stories

Every Thanksgiving, the Star News prints stories from Sauk Prairie School District's 3rd graders....

 

Sauk Prairie School Board hears about Grand Avenue Elementary

The Sauk Prairie School Board meeting started off on Monday, November 12, 2018 with Grand Avenue...

 

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