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Dane dives into poolside safety

Dane dives into poolside safety

VERNON COUNTY - I often wonder how I survived childhood. I rode my bike without a helmet, sat in the car without being buckled into a ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 2:08 p.m.

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Quilts of Valor presented to vets

Quilts of Valor presented to vets


See more photos and read about it in the June 21, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 19, 2018 5:35 p.m.
Rodeo/Dairy Days Parade celebrates contestants, industry

Rodeo/Dairy Days Parade celebrates contestants, industry

See more photos and read about it in the June 21, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 19, 2018 5:25 p.m.
Benefit planned to help toddler with bone cancer

Benefit planned to help toddler with bone cancer

FENNIMORE - A hallmark of small town living, we see the signs for benefits to defray health crisis costs almost daily. They sadden us and they ...

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Posted: Jun. 15, 2018 12:43 p.m.


Lafayette County Upcoming Events - 06/14/18

Johnson Public Library Activities

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Posted: Jun. 14, 2018 10:49 a.m.
The history of Gratiot’s Grove: can you dig it?

The history of Gratiot’s Grove: can you dig it?

SHULLSBURG – In a farm field outside of Shullsburg, you can find farmers driving tractors, planters or sprayers tending to their crop. One thing that you ...

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Posted: Jun. 14, 2018 10:27 a.m.
Dane dives into poolside safety

Dane dives into poolside safety

VERNON COUNTY - I often wonder how I survived childhood. I rode my bike without a helmet, sat in the car without being buckled into a ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 2:08 p.m.
Are you ready for Soldiers Grove Dairy Days?

Are you ready for Soldiers Grove Dairy Days?

SOLDIERS GROVE - If ever there was a year to remember to put ‘dairy’ at the center of the Dairy Days celebration, held annually in Soldiers ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 2:03 p.m.
Heat wave dream

Heat wave dream

GAYS MILLS - During the recent heat wave, I took a break during the hottest part of the day and read awhile in front of a ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:56 p.m.
Big-hearted mama will be sorely missed

Big-hearted mama will be sorely missed

GAYS MILLS - It seems as though I’ve been stuck in a whirlwind of craziness and crisis lately.

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:55 p.m.
Crawford County’s Dairy Royalty crowned at dairy breakfast

Crawford County’s Dairy Royalty crowned at dairy breakfast

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Crawford County crowned three young women to represent the dairy industry Saturday at their annual dairy breakfast hosted this year by Al and ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:53 p.m.
Tainter Creek Watershed Council event well received by public

Tainter Creek Watershed Council event well received by public

CRAWFORD AND VERNON COUNTIES - The Tainter Creek Watershed Council held a field day at Bruce and Sue Ristow’s farm in rural Crawford County, on ...

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:52 p.m.
Gays Mills Village Board approves being sponsor of an ad campaign

Gays Mills Village Board approves being sponsor of an ad campaign

GAYS MILLS - The Gays Mills Village Board acted quickly at their meeting Monday night to approve a Driftless Wisconsin Sponsorship Request at the $500 level.

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:50 p.m.
Progress being made on the Memorial Pavilion

Progress being made on the Memorial Pavilion

Read about it in the June 14, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 10:17 a.m.
RC ThunderFest 2018 aims to build community

RC ThunderFest 2018 aims to build community

Read about it in the June 14, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 10:12 a.m.
Delicious, delightful Dairy Breakfast enjoyed by many

Delicious, delightful Dairy Breakfast enjoyed by many

See more photos in the June 14, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 10:11 a.m.
It’s official, Fennimore Smiles is open!

It’s official, Fennimore Smiles is open!

Dr. Pete Hoffman cut the ribbon, officially opening Fennimore Smiles for business at a ceremony held last week. Pictured with Dr. Hoffman, center holding scissors ...

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Posted: Jun. 07, 2018 12:08 p.m. | Updated: Jun. 08, 2018 8:00 a.m.
Sex offender arrested

Sex offender arrested

A 38-year-old Fennimore resident was arrested on three counts of repeated sexual assault of a child Saturday, May 26.

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Posted: Jun. 07, 2018 11:46 a.m. | Updated: Jun. 07, 2018 12:00 p.m.
Pioneer Farms hosts 42nd Lafayette County Dairy Breakfast

Pioneer Farms hosts 42nd Lafayette County Dairy Breakfast

PLATTEVILLE – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Pioneer Farms will host the 42nd Lafayette County Dairy Breakfast, for the second time, on Saturday, June 9 from ...

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Posted: Jun. 07, 2018 9:36 a.m.
Monkey’s dilemma is revealed

Monkey’s dilemma is revealed

VERNON COUNTY - Why must you squeeze me? You call me and I come running—isn’t that enough? Must you pick me up and hug ...

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Posted: Jun. 06, 2018 2:47 p.m.
Garden report 2018

Garden report 2018

GAYS MILLS - This is prime time for gardens. I hope your garden is doing well if you have one and it seems that most people ...

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Posted: Jun. 06, 2018 2:45 p.m.
Vernon County goes above and beyond to celebrate June Dairy Month

Vernon County goes above and beyond to celebrate June Dairy Month

VERNON COUNTY - The Vernon County Dairy Breakfast will take place on Saturday, June 9, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wall-Stone Holsteins, Fortner ...

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Posted: Jun. 06, 2018 2:44 p.m.


Lone Rock cyclone centennial noted

Recently, the Lone Rock Community Building was the site of A Remembrance of the 1918 Cyclone, coordinated by the Lone Rock Area Historical Society. 

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Posted: Jun. 06, 2018 10:06 a.m.
Downtown enlivened by ‘Wright of Spring’ celebration

Downtown enlivened by ‘Wright of Spring’ celebration

See more photos and read about it in the June 7, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jun. 06, 2018 9:49 a.m.

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