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State Bank of Cross Plains merges

State Bank of Cross Plains (SBCP) Bankcorp, Inc. and Union Bancorp of Evansville, Inc., the bank holding company for Union Bank & Trust Company...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 17, 2019

Candidates set for spring election

The Spring Election will take place Tuesday, April 2. Nonpartisan state offices elected in 2019 are Supreme Court Justice, Court of Appeals Judge,...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 17, 2019

Eagles take flight

Prairie du Sac saw four eagle releases last Saturday at VFW park. The day was overcast and windy,...

 

Village of Mazomanie residents may know if they are FEMA list by end of month

The Village Board of Mazomanie met on Tuesday, Janurary 8 at 6:00 for its first meeting of the year. Present were village president Gary Harrop and...

 

Sauk County supervisor cited for theft

A Sauk County Board supervisor was cited for two counts of retail theft following an investigation by the Reedsburg Police Department. Waldemar “Wal...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 17, 2019

Car crashes into apartment, Sauk Prairie police busy

Sauk Prairie police officers were busy last week, with several incidents occurring. On January 11...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 17, 2019

Prairie du Sac approves bond sale

The Village of Prairie du Sac approved the sale of $1.22 million in general obligation bonds for...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 17, 2019

Project Recovery to help those affected by floods

Jane Gaffney and Kim Mindham, from Project Recovery, spoke at Coffee With a Cop Thursday morning. Project Recovery is a program to help those...

 

Black Earth Village Board discusses mixed-use building and economic development

The Village of Black Earth Board Meeting was held on January 7 at 6:30 p.m. Board president Pat Troge and trustees James Coyle, Pam Louis-Reindl,...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 3, 2019

A good year for festivals Part 1

2018 was a great year for area festivals, from Cow Chip to Field Days, the Witwen July 4th parade...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    January 3, 2019

Deer season ends with Holiday Hunt

The deer hunting season finished up with a holiday hunt from late December to January 1. Most deer are shot in the first weekend of gun season, which...

 
 By Heather Stanek    News    January 3, 2019

Sauk County Board discusses Health Care Center in Reedsburg

Although no action was taken on it, the Sauk County Health Care Center generated the most...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 3, 2019

Missing boy returned to grandparents in Merrimac; mother took him to Virginia

A Merrimac boy is on his way home from Virigina after his birth mother failed to drop him off after a scheduled visit and took him. On December 23,...

 

Correction

In the December 27 issue of the Star News, the name of Schwarz Insurance was spelled incorrectly. The Star News regrets trhe error... Full story

 

Star News introduces new reporters covering area news

The Star News has welcomed several new staff over the past few months. Readers have been seeing...

 

Officials warn consumers to burn or bag holiday evergreen decorations

Plant health officials are cautioning consumers to burn wreaths and other evergreen decorations, or bag them and put them in the trash, after...

 
 By Joe Block    News    January 3, 2019

Coffee With A Cop to feature information about flood recovery assistance

Thursday’s Coffee With A Cop will feature Jane Gaffney, a team leader for Couleecap’s Project Recovery. Couleecap is a non-profit serving the...

 
 By Joe Block    News    December 27, 2018

The top stories of 2018

The Star News is doing a roundup of the stories covered this year. They range from new businesses,...

 

Sauk County Board passes resolution to 'explore solutions to hate'

A program to assist farmers and a stance against hate were among the main items before the Sauk County Board last Tuesday night. The board accepted a...

 

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation offers loans for flooded businesses

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and the Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) announced December 17 that MadREP is...

 
 By Joe Block    News    December 27, 2018

Two more dog carcasses turn up in Mazomanie

Two more dead dogs were found on DNR land off Amenda Road on December 18 in Mazomanie. An an adult brown and white medium mixed breed, sex unknown,...

 
 By Gary Schuetz    News    December 27, 2018

Vermont Township voters to have a say on ATVs on roads

Although the specific wording of the question has yet to be finalized, the Vermont board of supervisors will ask the town voters in April 2019 to...

 

Arena residents gather to discuss uses of school building

There were about 25 residents who turned out for the meeting at Grandma Mary’s restaurant at Arena to find out what the Arena residents felt should...

 
 By Joe Block    News    December 20, 2018

Wisconsin Heights School District proposes 5-year referendum

At their meeting Monday, December 10, the Wisconsin Heights school board reviewed information for the upcoming 5-year operational referendum. The...

 

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