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Adventures with obedience school

Adventures with obedience school

VERNON COUNTY - My two dogs run, leap, and chase each other through the snow as Dane and I labor to keep up. It’s a ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:16 p.m.

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School board denies land petitions

DARLINGTON – The Darlington Community School Board of Education denied six land petitions at their board meeting Monday, Feb. 19, from residents in the town of ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2018 1:39 p.m.
Adventures with obedience school

Adventures with obedience school

VERNON COUNTY - My two dogs run, leap, and chase each other through the snow as Dane and I labor to keep up. It’s a ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:16 p.m.
Old Gays Mills

Old Gays Mills

GAYS MILLS - The morning train wended its way up the valley. It was running a little late, which was not unusual. There had been some ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:15 p.m.
It was a real ‘Kodak Moment’ for Patty

It was a real ‘Kodak Moment’ for Patty

GAYS MILLS - For the longest time as Thatcher babbled away in a language only he could understand, I dreamed of all of the things he ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:13 p.m.
Soldiers Grove Fire Department purchases AED

Soldiers Grove Fire Department purchases AED

SOLDIERS GROVE - The Soldiers Grove Fire Department or the ‘Redcoats,’ as they refer to themselves have purchased and installed an automated external defibrillator (AED) device ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:12 p.m.
A developing farm crisis led Seneca woman to call meeting in search of solutions

A developing farm crisis led Seneca woman to call meeting in search of solutions

SENECA - The farm crisis is upon us. That’s probably not news to the producers, but to many others the depth of this problem may ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:10 p.m.
Soldiers Grove joining strong network for mutual aid

Soldiers Grove joining strong network for mutual aid

SOLDIERS GROVE - It was an action-packed agenda at the Thursday, Feb. 7 regularly scheduled meeting of the Soldiers Grove Village Board. Reports from the Fire ...

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 3:08 p.m.
Chancellor Shields urges UW-Richland to dig in for 2018

Chancellor Shields urges UW-Richland to dig in for 2018

Read about it in the February 22, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 10:32 a.m.
Longtime postman delivers last letter

Longtime postman delivers last letter

Read about it in the February 22, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 10:31 a.m.


Help fight victim exploitation

Read about how you can help in the February 22, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Feb. 21, 2018 10:30 a.m.
Primary for Shullsburg Mayor

Primary for Shullsburg Mayor

There will only be two names on the ballot on April 3 for the mayoral seat for the City of Shullsburg, but who it will ...

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2018 1:47 p.m.
Curtain call for the Driver Opera House

Curtain call for the Driver Opera House

DARLINGTON – It won’t be long now until the Driver Opera House will have their opening debut.

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2018 1:31 p.m.


Lafayette County Upcoming Events - 02/15/18

Johnson Public Library Activities

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2018 1:30 p.m.


What’s in a (nick)name?

BENTON — To commemorate the people of the village, Al Farrey set out on a unique mission to uncover and compile a list of residents’ nicknames.

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Posted: Feb. 12, 2018 5:18 p.m. | Updated: Feb. 15, 2018 1:00 p.m.
Cultivating the future of farming and rural life

Cultivating the future of farming and rural life

VIROQUA - The Food, Faith and Farming Network is hosting five rural listening and networking sessions in late February and throughout March, 2018 in the Southwest ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:12 p.m.
Finding sanctuary remains soothing

Finding sanctuary remains soothing

VERNON COUNTY - Often while I’m hiking in the Kickapoo Valley Reserve, I find myself remembering a place I used to call “The New World.”

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:11 p.m.
Ag highlights

Ag highlights

GAYS MILLS - Modern culture is a fascinating, ever changing topic and fun to try to keep up with.  One of my favorite cultures is that ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:09 p.m.
A very different view of a friend’s life

A very different view of a friend’s life

GAYS MILLS - In writing this, I realize many readers will see me as giving ‘Sympathy for the Devil’ as it were, but when I picked ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:08 p.m.
Community plans benefit for Doug Martin

Community plans benefit for Doug Martin

GAYS MILLS - A benefit will be held for longtime Town & Country Sanitation employee Doug Martin, who has been diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Syndrome ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:07 p.m.
Big cat sighting on Orchard Ridge reported

Big cat sighting on Orchard Ridge reported

GAYS MILLS - It was an exciting start to the day for Chad Black, Hillcrest Orchard manager, when he saw what appeared to be a large ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:05 p.m.
‘Medicare for All’ event is well-attended

‘Medicare for All’ event is well-attended

VIROQUA - A ‘Medicare for All’ event held on Saturday, Jan. 27, at the American Legion in Viroqua drew over 80 participants.

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:04 p.m.
Crawford County Sheriff discusses racism allegations

Crawford County Sheriff discusses racism allegations

CRAWFORD COUNTY - During a recent sentencing hearing held in Crawford County Circuit Court for Jimmy McDaniel’s reckless homicide conviction, the defendant  talked  about the ...

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 4:02 p.m.


Flood damage assistance available

Find out about it in the February 15, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 10:06 a.m.

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