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 By Joe Block    Opinion    December 13, 2018 

Around the Block

You may or may not remember the 43rd issue of the Star News, dated October 26, 2017. I had been a reporter for the newspaper for about 7 months at...

 

Wisconsin Heights Community Sharing Tree drop off ends December 12th

Soon it will be time for the Holidays and the W.H. Community Sharing Tree could use your help. Last year 35 families with over 104 children came to...

 
 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...

 

Carl H. Evert Jr

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

 

Berdina Padrutt

Berdina Padrutt, age 95 of Cross Plains, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Girlie's...

 

Kraemer's 5-ton military truck worth its weight

Citizens of the village of Cross Plains will remember Aug. 20 as the day of the deluge. The rain started earlier that afternoon, and by 11 p.m. the...

 

Community Sharing Tree begins

Soon it will be time for the Holidays and the W.H. Community Sharing Tree could use your help. Last year 35 families with over 104 children came to...

 

Charlotte "Sally" H. Richardson

Charlotte "Sally" H. Richardson, age 96, passed away October 31, 2018. She was born on February 19,...

 

Rick A. Rettenmund

Rick A. Rettenmund, age 45, suffered a Cardiac Arrest on Oct. 12, 2018, at home and passed away...

 

Election 2018

Governor Incumbent Republican Governor Scott Walker is no stranger to elections. In fact, thanks to the fact that he successfully fended off a recall...

 

Black Earth officials identify need to update emergency management plan

When the August 21 flood hit Black Earth, its Emergency Management Plan (EMP) from 1999 was put to the test. 30% of Village homes called the 2-1-1...

 

Mazo house burns in fire

On Friday, October 12 at 7:36 p.m,. Dane County Deputies responded to a residential house fire in the 5800 Block of Beuthin Road, in the Town of...

 

Letters to the editor

Blood drive thank you Letter to the editor: Thank you to all those who attended the Red Cross Blood Drive held at the Cross Plains Fire Station on...

 

Cross Plains drug take back

The Village of Cross Plains, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Department of Justic and the Drug Enforcement Administration, will hold a Prescription...

 

Black Earth waits for FEMA's response

FEMA should respond to the Village of Black Earth’s request for financial assistance by October 14, stated Village Administrator Shellie Benish at...

 

When bad things happen, good people show up

A bad thing happened on August 21. A storm arrived that wouldn't leave. Rain fell in torrents. The...

 

St. Vincent de Paul, My Neighbor in Need help flood victims

Our local St. Vincent de Paul in Prairie du Sac reached out recently to help individuals who suffered damage during the recent floods in the Mazo,...

 

United We Stand Blood drive

United We Stand Blood Drive, Thursday, September 27, 2018, 1:00-6:00 p.m., Cross Plains Fire Department. Blood is desperately needed. Always. Please...

 

Arena Village Board looks into possible uses for school building

The Arena Village Board met in September and heard from the citizen committee that has been working on possible uses for the Arena school building....

 

Mazomanie board reflects on flooding

Mazomanie firefighters were gathered at the station for an evening of regular drills when the first call came in around 8 p.m.: a structure fire in...

 
 By Joe Block    News    September 6, 2018

Flooding and financial resources for Mazomanie and Black Earth

The following resources have been collected from the Mazo Chamber Facebook page, the Mazomanie website, the Black Earth website, and the Heights &...

 
 By Joe Block    Opinion    August 30, 2018

Around the Block

Last Tuesday, my day began at 12:15 a.m., although I didn’t realize it at the time, it would end 22 hours later. I had an easy day, compared to many...

 

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