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Shullsburg Cheesefest

Shullsburg Cheesefest was well attended despite the off-and-on rainy weather. Vendors, contests, rides, music and of course cheese entertained the public Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. See more pictures in this weeks RJ.

October 12, 2018 | Brian Lund | Spotlight


Color Fest remained colorful during rain

Read about it in the October 11, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

October 10, 2018 | | Spotlight


Bausch relishes trip with daughter

When Jack Bausch and his daughter, Jill Hulst, arrived at Ronald Reagan Airport in D.C., they didn't expect much more than getting loaded onto buses to start their sight-seeing tour. They certainly didn't expect hundreds of people to welcome them, along with the West Point honors choir, but that is what they got Saturday.

October 06, 2018 | David Timmerman | Spotlight


Brothers beyond arms

This past Saturday morning at around 4:30 a.m., there was a celebration and rally going on at Truax Field in Madison. That's a bit early to do anything, but the reason hundreds had gathered was for a special send-off of 92 veterans from Wisconsin who were heading out on a Badger Honor Flight - a program emulated across the country that brings veterans to Washington D.C. to see the memorials recognizing them and others who served this country, sometimes making a varying degree of sacrifice.

October 06, 2018 | David Timmerman | Spotlight


Lifetime, Good Service Award recipients honored

Read about it in the September 20, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

September 19, 2018 | | Spotlight


Never forget 9-11

The Richland Center Fire Department continued their annual tradition of flying the US flag high above their station on Church Street on September 11. It serves as a reminder of the thousands of American lives that were lost as a result of the attacks on September 11, 2001. Four jet planes were hijacked by members of the al-Qaeda terrorist group, with two of them leveling the 110-story twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, one of them damaging the Pentagon in Arlington County, Virginia, and the fourth crash landing near Shanksville, Pennsylvania, after passengers thwarted the ...

September 12, 2018 | | Spotlight


Richland County Fair’s legacy of harness racing

See more photos and read about it in the September 6, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

September 05, 2018 | | Spotlight


Helping preserve the ‘king of butterflies’ – Monarchs

See more photos and read about it in the August 30, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

August 29, 2018 | Dawn Kiefer | Spotlight


When a girl and her goat must part

The fair season is wrapping up for Hailee Wetter with bittersweet notes. The Stitzer native is headed for UW-Platteville to begin classes as an incoming freshman in two weeks, having graduated from Fennimore High School in the spring. And then there is Frank.

August 22, 2018 | Erin Martin | Spotlight


Designing the Richland Medical Center

See more photos and read about it in the August 16, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

August 15, 2018 | | Spotlight


Building a better world, one parent at a time

FENNIMORE and PLATTEVILLE - Tucked into the halls of Southwest Technical College is an independent program that can help not only students, but also all members of the community, to be better parents and to build better lives.

August 10, 2018 | Erin Martin | Spotlight


Finding family under the Big Top

It was the 'Greatest Show on Earth' and it was family – a family that crossed the divides of blood, ethnicity, nationality, and culture. And off and on for nearly 25 years, Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus was Barb Romberg's home.

August 03, 2018 | Erin Martin | Spotlight


Harper kicks off retirement with cross country bike ride

Ahhh, Retirement!

August 02, 2018 | A.J. Gates | Spotlight


Going those extra miles – 200 in one day

Read about it in the August 2, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

August 01, 2018 | | Spotlight


Local girls among dance competition winners

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

July 11, 2018 | | Spotlight


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Articles by Section - Spotlight


Locals visit Richland Center’s sister city in China

See more photos and read about it in the November 29, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

November 28, 2018 | | Spotlight


Equestrian teams compete at State WIHA

See more photos and read about it in the November 22, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

November 20, 2018 | | Spotlight


Stirring program marked WWI milestone

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

November 14, 2018 | Dawn Kiefer | Spotlight


State's role in WW I

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

November 14, 2018 | | Spotlight


Jean Walsh: A Bear Valley Girl

Read about her in the November 1, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

October 31, 2018 | | Spotlight


Hometown Heroes

Meet the Richland County area Hometown Heroes in the Octob er 25, 2018 issue of The Richland Observer.

October 24, 2018 | | Spotlight


Old glory relay passes through Richland Center

This year, the Madison chapter of Red, White, and Blue (RWB), a national veterans outreach non-profit program, is taking part in the Old Glory Relay ...

October 17, 2018 | | Spotlight


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