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Dinosaurs of the past and future

Dinosaurs of the past and future

VIOLA - There's a dinosaur in my house. Day and night, it sits on a tall, narrow table near my front door. When I'm ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:09 p.m.

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‘Of Mice and Men’  has veteran cast

‘Of Mice and Men’ has veteran cast

Read about it in the October 18, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 17, 2018 9:40 a.m.
Old glory relay passes through Richland Center

Old glory relay passes through Richland Center

This year, the Madison chapter of Red, White, and Blue (RWB), a national veterans outreach non-profit program, is taking part in the Old Glory Relay ...

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Posted: Oct. 17, 2018 9:36 a.m.


Commission approves Darlington Police Department 2019 budget

DARLINGTON – At the Darlington Police Commission annual report meeting Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 statistics were reported and budget was increased above the allowable 2%.

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:28 a.m.


Shullsburg paying for big ticket projects

SHULLSBURG — The Shullsburg City Council met Oct. 3, 2018 and approved paying over $400,000 in pay applications for projects around the city.

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:27 a.m.


Five arrested for passing counterfeit bills

    BELMONT — Five young people from Iowa were arrested Thursday, Oct. 4 after reportedly passing counterfeit $100 bills at two stores in Belmont, according to the ...

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:26 a.m.
Flood in Darlington

Flood in Darlington

Darlington bridge closed because of a flooding Pecatonica River in Darlington Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The river crested at 15.42 feet and is the ...

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:25 a.m.
Shullsburg Cheesefest

Shullsburg Cheesefest

Shullsburg Cheesefest was well attended despite the off-and-on rainy weather. Vendors, contests, rides, music and of course cheese entertained the public Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 ...

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:23 a.m.


Lafayette County Upcoming Events - 10/11/18

Johnson Public Library Activities

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2018 11:20 a.m.
Dinosaurs of the past and future

Dinosaurs of the past and future

VIOLA - There's a dinosaur in my house. Day and night, it sits on a tall, narrow table near my front door. When I'm ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:09 p.m.
Kickapoo Chautauqua

Kickapoo Chautauqua

GAYS MILLS - Here’s an idea I’ve had kicking around my brain pan for quite a while, something I call, for lack of a ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:08 p.m.
It’s Apple Fest, and the show must go on

It’s Apple Fest, and the show must go on

GAYS MILLS - This weekend was our favorite weekend of the year. Good Ol' Apple Festival of Gays Mills. 

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:06 p.m.
Why not party with the writer?

Why not party with the writer?

GAYS MILLS - The public is invited on Saturday, October 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. to join author Jane Schmidt in celebrating five years ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:05 p.m.
Gays Mills Village Board regroups after flooding

Gays Mills Village Board regroups after flooding

GAYS MILLS - The floods had come and gone (at least for now). Apple Fest had happened without a major problem, other than the cool, cloudy ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:04 p.m.
Will sand dams help the Muellers fight flooding?

Will sand dams help the Muellers fight flooding?

LIBERTY - Town of Liberty landowners Mike and Susan Mueller are no strangers to the impacts of flash flooding. On their rural property where the two ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:03 p.m.
North Crawford Foodservice is innovating

North Crawford Foodservice is innovating

NORTH CRAWFORD - The North Crawford foodservice program is making lots of innovative changes. The program has gained steadily in popularity in recent years with both ...

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 3:01 p.m.
Achieving fifty years of County Fair entries

Achieving fifty years of County Fair entries

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

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 11:34 a.m.
Color Fest remained colorful during rain

Color Fest remained colorful during rain

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

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 11:30 a.m.
Color Fest remained colorful during rain

Color Fest remained colorful during rain

See more photos in the October 11, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 10, 2018 11:26 a.m.
Bausch relishes trip with daughter

Bausch relishes trip with daughter


    When Jack Bausch and his daughter, Jill Hulst, arrived at Ronald Reagan Airport in D.C., they didn’t expect much more than getting loaded ...

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Posted: Oct. 06, 2018 10:26 a.m.
Schmitz to be next Cassville Clerk

Schmitz to be next Cassville Clerk

It should be a comfortable fit for Jen Schmitz as she steps behind the desk of Cassville’s  Village Clerk this month.  Her wide participation ...

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Posted: Oct. 06, 2018 10:20 a.m.


Grant County Board spends $6k to vote electronically at meetings

For nearly every vote of the Grant County Board of Supervisors since the county was created, it was a voice vote. Approving the new jail ... Read More
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Posted: Oct. 06, 2018 10:12 a.m.
Brothers beyond arms

Brothers beyond arms

    This past Saturday morning at around 4:30 a.m., there was a celebration and rally going on at Truax Field in Madison. That’s ...

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Posted: Oct. 06, 2018 9:51 a.m.
Firefighters are terminated

Firefighters are terminated

SOLDIERS GROVE - Following a closed session held at the Soldiers Grove Village Board meeting on Thursday, Sept. 6, the board took action to “terminate” two ...

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Posted: Oct. 05, 2018 10:27 a.m.

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