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Sensitive area in Vernon County impacted by manure spill

Sensitive area in Vernon County impacted by manure spill

VERNON COUNTY - A manure spill at the Wild Rose Dairy in Vernon County last week is suspected of killing 1,300 fish in Otter Creek ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 3:24 p.m.

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Badger Honor Flight experience returns dignity to Vietnam Vets

When Boscobel’s Wayne Elliott returned to the United States in late 1970 after serving 22 months in Vietnam with the Army, he and his ...

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 10:12 a.m.
Addams Family to play over Thanksgiving weekend

Addams Family to play over Thanksgiving weekend

    They’re CREEPY and they’re Kooky… they’re positively Spooky… they’re altogether Ooky… The Addams Family!  “Snap! Snap!”

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 8:05 a.m.


Shullsburg looks at speed limits in city

SHULLSBURG — The Shullsburg City Council meeting was called to order by Mayor Gloria Swenson on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Area residents defeat Wisconsin baking ban

Area residents defeat Wisconsin baking ban

DARLINGTON -- Wisconsin is no longer one of only two states banning the sale of home-baked goods, thanks to a ruling by Lafayette Circuit Court Judge ...

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 7:54 a.m.


Darlington revisits upstairs project

DARLINGTON – Two committee meetings and city council meeting were held Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 at the City Council meeting room.

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 7:47 a.m.


Lafayette County Upcoming Events - 10/12/17

Johnson Public Library Activities

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Posted: Oct. 13, 2017 7:47 a.m.
Former professional football player challenges students

Former professional football player challenges students

HAZEL GREEN—Former NFL defensive lineman Jimmie Bell shared a motivational message with the Southwestern middle and high school students on Wednesday.

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Posted: Oct. 12, 2017 8:24 a.m.
Sensitive area in Vernon County impacted by manure spill

Sensitive area in Vernon County impacted by manure spill

VERNON COUNTY - A manure spill at the Wild Rose Dairy in Vernon County last week is suspected of killing 1,300 fish in Otter Creek ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 3:24 p.m.
Crawford County to hold Clean Sweep event in Seneca on Oct. 27

Crawford County to hold Clean Sweep event in Seneca on Oct. 27

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Crawford County is holding an Ag Clean Sweep and electronics recycling event Friday, Oct. 27, at the County Highway Shop just south of ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:36 p.m.
Clean Wisconsin seeks to intervene in lawsuit for CAFO deregulation

Clean Wisconsin seeks to intervene in lawsuit for CAFO deregulation

WISCONSIN - Clean Wisconsin today filed a Motion to Intervene in a Dairy Business Association (DBA) lawsuit, which attacks safeguards that protect surface water and groundwater ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:32 p.m.
Producer-led watershed grant amounts from DATCP increased to $40K

Producer-led watershed grant amounts from DATCP increased to $40K

WISCONSIN - Groups of Wisconsin farmers can now apply for the Producer-Led Watershed Protection grants for 2018. Applications will be accepted through Friday, Nov. 3.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:31 p.m.
Jane buys cheaters by the dozen

Jane buys cheaters by the dozen

VERNON COUNTY - I’ve sat on my reading glasses, stepped on them, and accidentally kicked them across the room. Finnegan, my rat terrier mix, has ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:29 p.m.
A bespoked library float

A bespoked library float

GAYS MILLS - Bespoke: custom-made; dealing in or producing custom-made articles; a bespoke tailor.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:27 p.m.
Book worm finds trouble at the homestead

Book worm finds trouble at the homestead

GAYS MILLS - In my former life, before I had a grabby toddler I really liked to read.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:25 p.m.
Gays Mills Village Board approves raising room rent for weddings

Gays Mills Village Board approves raising room rent for weddings

GAYS MILLS - At its meeting Monday night, the Gays Mills Village Board approved increasing the cost of using the Community Room for weddings to $500 ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:24 p.m.
North Crawford School Board discusses fun and finances

North Crawford School Board discusses fun and finances

NORTH CRAWFORD - With the long delay and final passage of the state budget the prior week, financial issues featured prominently on the North Crawford School ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:22 p.m.
North Crawford and Seneca School Districts hire bright new talent

North Crawford and Seneca School Districts hire bright new talent

NORTH CRAWFORD AND SENECA - The school year is launched, parents, and students and school staff have settled back into the school year routine. Now with ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:15 p.m.
North Shore Healthcare to buy Sannes Skogdalen

North Shore Healthcare to buy Sannes Skogdalen

SOLDIERS GROVE - North Shore Healthcare is in the process of acquiring the Sannes Skogdalen-Heim Nursing Home in Soldiers Grove, according to David Mills, a managing ...

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 2:13 p.m.
Cast for UW-Richland’s ‘Frankenstein’ revealed

Cast for UW-Richland’s ‘Frankenstein’ revealed

Read about it in the October 12, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 9:43 a.m.
Green flag to drop at  Redneck Rally Saturday

Green flag to drop at Redneck Rally Saturday

Read about it in the October 12, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 9:42 a.m.


Richland County raises over $14,000 for Alzheimer’s

Read about it in the October 12, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 9:41 a.m.
RCHS homecoming parade highlights

RCHS homecoming parade highlights

See more photos in the October 12, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Oct. 11, 2017 9:40 a.m.
Fire on Highway 81

Fire on Highway 81

FIRE IN HIGH WINDS with large amounts of black smoke were seen at the Katzman Farms, Inc. open barn set up on Highway 81 in ...

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Posted: Oct. 06, 2017 9:14 a.m.

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