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Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival schedule

Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival schedule

LA FARGE - The Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival, Saturday, Jan. 13, will feature all-day family-friendly activities from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:17 p.m.

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Man who prompted school closing sought by police

Area law enforcement is looking for a man whose threat to harm himself this morning forced the closing of Platteville Public Schools and a soft ...

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Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 11:51 a.m.


Platteville police: No active shooter situation in city

Platteville police say there is no active shooter threat in the city after Platteville Public Schools were closed this morning.

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Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 10:13 a.m.


Platteville schools closed for “situation that endangers student safety”

Platteville Public Schools are closed today due to what PPS officials call "a situation that endangers student safety."

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Posted: Jan. 12, 2018 9:05 a.m.
Fox photographed in Darlington

Fox photographed in Darlington

This fox thought Tuesday morning was a great day for a stroll through the streets of Darlington. He was caught running across Co. Hwy. F ...

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:28 a.m.


Pop Factory Players perform “Chicago”

The Pop Factory Players are proud to announce that this year’s production will be “Chicago,” with a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob ...

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:26 a.m.


Primary for mayor race, discuss zoning

SHULLSBURG —Shullsburg City Council met on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018.

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:18 a.m.


Rural Medical discussion not stopping

    DARLINGTON – The Darlington City Council meeting was held Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2018 at the City Council meeting room.

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:16 a.m.


Savatski retiring, bleacher removal approved

DARLINGTON – The Darlington School Board of Education reluctantly approved the request from Michelle Savatski to retire at the end of the 2017-2018 school year at ...

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:15 a.m.


2018 Spring Election in Lafayette County

LAFAYETE COUNTY – There are sure to be some new faces on the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors come April 3.

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 11:14 a.m.
‘Annie’ has local roots

‘Annie’ has local roots

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—Evie Kunz, an 11-year-old from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, starred in the Theatre Cedar Rapids’ production of Annie in December.

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Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 8:13 a.m.
Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival schedule

Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival schedule

LA FARGE - The Kickapoo Valley Reserve Winter Festival, Saturday, Jan. 13, will feature all-day family-friendly activities from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:17 p.m.
Pursuing the perfect New Years Eve

Pursuing the perfect New Years Eve

VERNON COUNTY - New Year’s Eve is a thorn in my side. I’m a fan of New Year’s resolutions (not that I always ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:09 p.m.
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

GAYS MILLS - I’m usually a fairly happy-go-lucky kind of guy. But lately I’m starting to wonder if I might have a touch of ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:08 p.m.
Lil’ Ole Lady’s New Years Eve celebration

Lil’ Ole Lady’s New Years Eve celebration

GAYS MILLS - I was listening to a comedian on NPR, complain about New Year’s Eve—she didn’t understand why everyone gets all gussied ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:07 p.m.
Rick Busch retires as Royal Bank president

Rick Busch retires as Royal Bank president

GAYS MILLS - Things changed at the Royal Bank of Gays Mills Tuesday morning. After more 26 years, bank president Rick Busch was not there and ...

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 12:05 p.m.
Neumann selected for Community Service Award

Neumann selected for Community Service Award

Read about it in the January 11, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 9:18 a.m.
Traffic accident damages Court & Main building

Traffic accident damages Court & Main building

Read about it in the January 11, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 10, 2018 9:16 a.m.
Workshop about farm succession in Prairie du Chien

Workshop about farm succession in Prairie du Chien

CRAWFORD COUNTY - UW-Extension and the UW Center for Dairy Profitability will host ‘Cultivating Your Farm Business’s Future’ farm succession meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 10 ...

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:25 p.m.
Workshop about overwintering cattle in Coon Valley

Workshop about overwintering cattle in Coon Valley

VERNON COUNTY - The Wallace Center Pasture Project will host a discussion and demonstration of the value of out wintering cattle on crop fields. The event ...

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:24 p.m.
Crawford County meeting about growing cover crop seed

Crawford County meeting about growing cover crop seed

CRAWFORD COUNTY - The Crawford County Land Conservation Department and Natural Resources Conservation Service are sponsoring a farm meeting on growing cover crop seed.  This meeting ...

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:23 p.m.
The wish – a mother’s wish fulfilled

The wish – a mother’s wish fulfilled

VERNON COUNTY - My mom’s wish was to go the Milwaukee Art Museum. I was in town for my grandson’s birthday, so I arranged ...

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:14 p.m.
Non-fiction picks in 2017

Non-fiction picks in 2017

GAYS MILLS - Last week’s column was about fiction, this week it’s non-fiction, in other words reality.

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:13 p.m.
We survived another Christmas extravaganza

We survived another Christmas extravaganza

GAYS MILLS - We all survived another Christmas extravaganza.

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Posted: Jan. 04, 2018 5:12 p.m.

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