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Tainter Creek Watershed Council to meet

Tainter Creek Watershed Council to meet

VERNON AND CRAWFORD COUNTIES - The Tainter Creek Watershed Council will hold a meeting on Monday, April 23, 7:30 p.m., at the Franklin Town ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:24 p.m.

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Dolling up for date night is demented

Dolling up for date night is demented

VERNON COUNTY - All day Friday, I was excited about my upcoming date night with Dane. He was taking me to a concert in Viroqua and ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:19 p.m.
Maple tree

Maple tree

GAYS MILLS - As the ‘sugaring’ season comes to a close, let’s take a look at the amazing trees that produce such a wonderful thing ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:17 p.m.
Grateful for a joyous, much-needed distraction

Grateful for a joyous, much-needed distraction

GAYS MILLS - Well, in the middle of lots of life changing chaos that has poured over our lives in the last two weeks, our frisky ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:16 p.m.
Soldiers Grove Village Board had a very busy meeting

Soldiers Grove Village Board had a very busy meeting

SOLDIERS GROVE - Although recently it may not have seemed very spring-like, the Village of Soldiers Grove really sprang into action at their regularly scheduled meeting ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:15 p.m.
Canada’s dairy supply management can offer farmers a stable pay price

Canada’s dairy supply management can offer farmers a stable pay price

VERNON COUNTY - The Wisconsin Farmers Union (WFU) recently conducted a five-city tour through Eau Claire, Edgar, Fond du Lac, Dodgeville, and Westby, featuring Ralph Dietrich ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:14 p.m.
Organic Valley faces first loss in 20 years

Organic Valley faces first loss in 20 years

DRIFTLESS - There was an auspicious moment at the press conference of the Organic Valley Annual Meeting last week, when CEO George Siemon calmly told those ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2018 4:12 p.m.
Richland Center Kwik Trip honored for hunger-relief effort

Richland Center Kwik Trip honored for hunger-relief effort

Read about it in the April 19, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Apr. 18, 2018 10:12 a.m.


Drug Take Back scheduled April 28

It’s not shocking anymore to hear about prescription painkillers and heroin abuse in Wisconsin communities. Everyone  –  law enforcement, elected officials, school officials, and the ...

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Posted: Apr. 18, 2018 10:10 a.m.
Counterfeit hundred  dollar bills circulating

Counterfeit hundred dollar bills circulating

The Richland Center Police Department would like to alert area businesses and residents to watch for counterfeit one hundred dollar bills that may begin to ...

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Posted: Apr. 18, 2018 10:07 a.m.


2018-2019 Building & Grounds projects considered

DARLINGTON – Darlington Community School Board of Education members agreed to table the 2018-2019 Building & Grounds projects proposed at $166,215 for the next meeting in ...

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Posted: Apr. 12, 2018 1:39 p.m.
Parkview Subdivision in Shullsburg - finalized

Parkview Subdivision in Shullsburg - finalized

SHULLSBURG —In a meeting where 10 of the 13 action items on the City of Shullsburg agenda were related to and would finalize the Parkview ...

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Posted: Apr. 12, 2018 1:23 p.m.


Lafayette County Upcoming Events - 04/12/18

Johnson Public Library Activities

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Posted: Apr. 12, 2018 1:22 p.m.
Soldiers Grove Library will host Driftless Reader event

Soldiers Grove Library will host Driftless Reader event

SOLDIERS GROVE - The Soldiers Grove Library will host a book event with the editors of ‘Driftless Reader,’ Keefe Keeley and Curt Meine, on Saturday, April ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:51 p.m.
Independent columnist releases a new kid’s book in ‘Finnegan’ series

Independent columnist releases a new kid’s book in ‘Finnegan’ series

DRIFTLESS - Jane Schmidt’s newest children’s book, ‘Finnegan’s Springtime Guide,’ once again features her rat-terrier-mix buddy Finnegan as narrator. He invites the children ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:49 p.m.
It’s getting to be tree planting time again

It’s getting to be tree planting time again

GAYS MILLS - Trees are important in our community. The village has a goal of planting enough trees to create canopy coverage similar to what existed ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:47 p.m.
A garden rookie learns about potatoes

A garden rookie learns about potatoes

VERNON COUNTY - When my landlord, Dave, commented on how good my potatoes looked, pride swelled in me and my chest puffed out a notch.

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:46 p.m.
Foster town

Foster town

GAYS MILLS - The ad hoc village group finally got together for a formal meeting. They had been “meeting” informally for some time, as people do ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:45 p.m.
Crawford County identified as high sinkhole density area

Crawford County identified as high sinkhole density area

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Crawford Stewardship Project has completed mapping and reviewing sinkholes in Crawford County using the methodology that was (along with Professor Emeritus Kelvin Rodolfo ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:39 p.m.
In Gays Mills, owners request building buyouts

In Gays Mills, owners request building buyouts

GAYS MILLS - A government-funded buyout of the Red Apple Inn and Kickapoo Locker Service was discussed at the Gays Mills Village Board meeting on Monday ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 2:31 p.m.
Working for a safer,  healthier Richland County

Working for a safer, healthier Richland County

Read about it in the April 12, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 11:04 a.m.
Carrying on her  father’s legacy

Carrying on her father’s legacy

Victoria Price's presentation focused on the life of her father, late actor Vincent Price. Read about it in the April 12, 2018 edition of ...

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Posted: Apr. 11, 2018 11:02 a.m.
North Crawford exchange students learned a lot while here

North Crawford exchange students learned a lot while here

NORTH CRAWFORD - Not everyone is fortunate enough to go to high school in a different country. It’s an idea that becomes a reality for ...

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Posted: Apr. 05, 2018 12:43 p.m.
Seneca School Board discusses safety issues

Seneca School Board discusses safety issues

SENECA - At their most recent meeting, the Seneca School Board reviewed and discussed some possibilities for increasing security at the school.

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Posted: Apr. 05, 2018 12:41 p.m.

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