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Gays Mills learns FEMA pre-application deadline is coming up soon

Gays Mills learns FEMA pre-application deadline is coming up soon

GAYS MILLS - Community Development Alternatives Executive Director Dale Klemme had the unenviable task of delivering a flood recovery wake-up call to the Gays Mills Village ...

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 2:30 p.m.

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‘Bookaholism’ essential to writing

‘Bookaholism’ essential to writing

VIOLA - A couple weeks ago I woke up screaming with my hands over my ears and my heart thumping against my ribs. Both of my ...

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 2:29 p.m.
Monarchs rule

Monarchs rule

GAYS MILLS - Here’s some good news as we head into winter: Monarchs are making quite a comeback. That is not a political statement. The ...

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 2:27 p.m.
LaCrosse releases report on nitrates in groundwater

LaCrosse releases report on nitrates in groundwater

LA CROSSE - The LaCrosse County Public Health Department’s Nitrate Well Water Task Force (NWWTF) published a report and recommendations on nitrate contamination of groundwater ...

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 2:26 p.m.
Stirring program marked WWI milestone

Stirring program marked WWI milestone

Read about it in the November 15, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 10:16 a.m.
Traffic stop results in large ‘meth’ seizure

Traffic stop results in large ‘meth’ seizure

Read about the largest 'meth' seizure in Richland County history in the November 15, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 10:15 a.m.
State's role in WW I

State's role in WW I

See more photos and read about it in the November 15, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Nov. 14, 2018 10:13 a.m.
Heavy voter turnout creates varied results in Wisconsin’s 2018 midterm elections

Heavy voter turnout creates varied results in Wisconsin’s 2018 midterm elections

WISCONSIN - The midterm election held Tuesday, Nov. 6 had it all. There were upsets, blowouts and elections almost too close to call.

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:37 p.m.
Seneca School Board approves budget from annual meeting

Seneca School Board approves budget from annual meeting

SENECA - The Seneca Area School District’s final budget was proved at the school board’s regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 22. He balanced ...

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:36 p.m.
North Crawford School Board approves budget and tax levy

North Crawford School Board approves budget and tax levy

NORTH CRAWFORD - At their regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 24, the North Crawford School Board approved the 2018-29 original budget and tax levy.

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:35 p.m.
Memories of trick-or-treating

Memories of trick-or-treating

VIOLA - “Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat!”

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:34 p.m.
Ode to Sears and Roebuck

Ode to Sears and Roebuck

GAYS MILLS - You’ve no doubt heard by now that Sears, Roebuck and Company recently declared bankruptcy. Commonly referred to as just “Sears,” the pioneering ...

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:32 p.m.
For Halloween, I was to be an avocado

For Halloween, I was to be an avocado

GAYS MILLS - Everyone and everything seems to be abuzz with the Halloween spirit.

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:31 p.m.
Trout Unlimited stream restoration produces flood mitigation, increased local use and more tourism d

Trout Unlimited stream restoration produces flood mitigation, increased local use and more tourism d

DRIFTLESS - It was a gorgeous mid-October day on Tuesday, October 16, when the Trout Unlimited Driftless Area Project’s tour bus loaded in the parking ...

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:30 p.m.
Solar Meats sneak peek draws a crowd

Solar Meats sneak peek draws a crowd

SOLDIERS GROVE - Soldiers Grove’s newest business, Solar Meats, held a ‘Sneak Peek’ event on Saturday, Oct. 27, which was attended by almost 60 interested ...

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:29 p.m.
Veteran’s Hunt Club of Wisconsin provides opportunities for vets to experience hunt

Veteran’s Hunt Club of Wisconsin provides opportunities for vets to experience hunt

FERRYVILLE - An organization dedicated to assisting military veterans enjoy hunting experiences has established an ‘old school’ deer hunting camp on County C near Ferryville.

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Posted: Nov. 07, 2018 1:27 p.m.
Eddie Furo Memorial planned

Eddie Furo Memorial planned

A Memorial Service will be held for Edward “Eddie” Furo on Sunday, November 4 at 12 noon at the Soldiers Grove Church of Christ with ...

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:28 p.m.
Conservation on Tap: Coon Creek past and future discussed

Conservation on Tap: Coon Creek past and future discussed

VIROQUA - At the first of the Valley Stewardship Network’s ‘Conservation on Tap’ series, Dave Vetrano, retired Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) fisheries biologist ...

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:26 p.m.
Another adventure for Finnegan

Another adventure for Finnegan

VIOLA - Mom’s acting all wacky-taffy again. Like a whirlwind in our tiny home, she hasn’t stopped moving since she woke up. Téte ...

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:24 p.m.
A summer’s work is fondly recalled

A summer’s work is fondly recalled

GAYS MILLS - As fall develops we tend to look back on the season just ending.  Usually a lot happens during summer and it’s good ...

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:23 p.m.
By golly, that boy looks just like his Mom and Dad

By golly, that boy looks just like his Mom and Dad

GAYS MILLS - There has been a lot of talk around our house lately as to what our newest addition might look like.

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:21 p.m.
Fall harvest ramps up with accommodating weather

Fall harvest ramps up with accommodating weather

DRIFTLESS - The fall harvest took off this week at a breakneck pace amid fair skies and moderate temperatures.

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:20 p.m.
Local men focus on growing big pumpkins

Local men focus on growing big pumpkins

GAYS MILLS - With Halloween next week, many folks are thinking about pumpkins for carving and decorating. However, two local growers think about pumpkins all year ...

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:19 p.m.
‘Beauty & the Beast’ is North Crawford’s fall play

‘Beauty & the Beast’ is North Crawford’s fall play

NORTH CRAWFORD - The North Crawford Playhouse is presenting Disney’s Beauty and the Beast this fall. 

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Posted: Oct. 31, 2018 1:17 p.m.

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