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Parking ban across from Westview School withdrawn

PLATTEVILLE - When students returned to Westview Elementary School after winter vacation Jan. 2, their parents saw a new traffic pattern into and out of the Westview parking lots.

January 16, 2019 | Steve Prestegard | Government

Council supports limits on campaign financing

The Richland Center City Council voiced support of a resolution supporting a constitutional amendment that would overturn a Supreme Court decision at its meeting Tuesday night.

December 19, 2018 | | Government

City Council quashes aquatic center referendum proposal

Read about it in the December 6, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

December 05, 2018 | | Government

Commission approves Darlington Police Department 2019 budget

DARLINGTON – At the Darlington Police Commission annual report meeting Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 statistics were reported and budget was increased above the allowable 2%.

October 12, 2018 | Brian Lund | Government

Shullsburg paying for big ticket projects

SHULLSBURG - The Shullsburg City Council met Oct. 3, 2018 and approved paying over $400,000 in pay applications for projects around the city.

October 12, 2018 | Brian Lund | Government

Schmitz to be next Cassville Clerk

It should be a comfortable fit for Jen Schmitz as she steps behind the desk of Cassville's Village Clerk this month. Her wide participation in community activities and organizations since she and her husband Ryan moved to Cassville eight years ago, plus her role as chair of the tourism committee for the past year, has given her a good background and appreciation for what the village is and has to offer.

October 06, 2018 | Jane Bernhardt | Government

Grant County Board spends $6k to vote electronically at meetings

For nearly every vote of the Grant County Board of Supervisors since the county was created, it was a voice vote. Approving the new jail project? Voice vote. Same with the Administrative building.

October 06, 2018 | David Timmerman | Government

ATV/UTV work session produces no agreement

If a work session is designed to work toward a consensus on a particular issue, the Platteville Common Council work session July 24 on the city's proposed ATV/UTV ordinance did not accomplish that.

August 02, 2018 | Steve Prestegard | Government

Incidental take notice and amendment for Richland, Iowa and Grant counties

BOSCOBEL – A proposed electrical transmission line project from Boscobel to Lone Rock may result in the "incidental taking" of a rare turtle under an authorization amendment the Department of Natural Resources proposes to issue for the project. Incidental take refers to the unintentional loss of individual endangered or threatened animals or plants that does not put the overall population of the species at risk.

August 02, 2018 | | Government

Sales tax holiday through Sunday

Starting today, Wisconsin shoppers will have a five-day sales tax holiday through Sunday.

August 02, 2018 | | Government

State proposes to eliminate local revolving loan funds

"We don't have a lot of tools in our toolbox," Grant County Economic Development Director Ron Brisbois said of a plan floated by the State of Wisconsin to eliminate local revolving loan fund programs.

August 02, 2018 | David Timmerman | Government

Bender’s Foods property closing announced

The Fennimore Common Council received a pair of significant dates during updates on the city property that will be the home of Bender's Foods soon. Mayor Ryan Boebel informed the council during their meeting Tuesday, June 12 that the closing on the property that would transfer ownership from the city to the business was scheduled on June 18 at 10:30 a.m. A groundbreaking ceremony and luncheon were planned the following day, Tuesday, June 19 at 11 a.m.

June 22, 2018 | Erin Martin | Government

RMAS Board enters closed session jointly with City of Darlington

DARLINGTON – A much anticipated Rural Medical Ambulance Service (RMAS) board meeting was held Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Rural Medical Ambulance Garage. The room was close to standing room only as a large crowd gathered in the small room.

May 31, 2018 | Brian Lund | Government

Attacking comments brought up at Hospital meeting

DARLINGTON – Dr. Matt Solverson was concerned over comments made on social media that made personal attacks against him and asked the Hospital Committee for clarification at the meeting Tuesday, May 22.

May 23, 2018 | Kayla Barnes | Government

Painting, flooring & boring discussions at Multi-Purpose Facility committee meeting

DARLINGTON – Painting, flooring and boring decisions were made at the Multi-Purpose Facility Committee meeting, held May 10 at the Lafayette County Highway Dept. meeting room.

May 17, 2018 | Brian Lund | Government

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Weston senior testifies before Wisconsin Assembly Committee

Read about it in the April 25, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.

April 24, 2019 | | Government


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