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‘Decoding the Driftless’ to be shown at Gays Mills Library

‘Decoding the Driftless’ to be shown at Gays Mills Library

GAYS MILLS - ‘Decoding the Driftless’ is a beautifully entertaining and educational documentary film about the ancient treasure trove of biodiversity known as the Driftless Region ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:04 p.m.

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The cross country conflict

Two of three school boards whose school districts share cross country teams differed in deciding which school should take the lead on the co-op teams.

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:41 p.m.


Parking ban across from Westview School withdrawn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 ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:39 p.m.
‘Decoding the Driftless’ to be shown at Gays Mills Library

‘Decoding the Driftless’ to be shown at Gays Mills Library

GAYS MILLS - ‘Decoding the Driftless’ is a beautifully entertaining and educational documentary film about the ancient treasure trove of biodiversity known as the Driftless Region ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:04 p.m.
Time to end the feeding frenzy

Time to end the feeding frenzy

VIOLA - Please tell me that you’ve been eating like a bear that just woke from a long hibernation, that it’s not just me ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:03 p.m.
Solar farm

Solar farm

GAYS MILLS - To my way of thinking, every farm is a solar farm. Regardless of what is being produced, farmers harvest solar energy to grow ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:01 p.m.
McKnight-Brown Scholarship honors a local family history

McKnight-Brown Scholarship honors a local family history

NORTH CRAWFORD - Steven L. Brown would likely be quite surprised and honored if he were to return to Gays Mills today to find that his ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 3:00 p.m.
Moran family group visits WWII crash site

Moran family group visits WWII crash site

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Recently several members of the Eugene Moran family joined John Armbruster to fly to Germany for the 75th anniversary of the B-17 Flying ...

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 2:58 p.m.
Statewide groundwater quality to be task force’s focus

Statewide groundwater quality to be task force’s focus

WISCONSIN - A report of contaminated well water test samples in Southwest Wisconsin recently produced a flurry of reactions locally and in Madison.

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 2:51 p.m.
Arrest made in discovery of counterfeit $100 bills

Arrest made in discovery of counterfeit $100 bills

Read about it in the January 17, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 10:00 a.m.
Munch exhibition opens at Museum of Wisconsin Art

Munch exhibition opens at Museum of Wisconsin Art

Read about it in the January 17, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 16, 2019 9:45 a.m.
To reduce runoff, Vernon County multi-hazard mitigation plan emphasizes land use

To reduce runoff, Vernon County multi-hazard mitigation plan emphasizes land use

VERNON COUNTY - In the Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan approved by the Vernon County Board of Supervisors at their December meeting, addressing land use as a major ...

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 4:25 p.m.
Year of fitness a good resolution

Year of fitness a good resolution

VIOLA - The odds of someone continuing their New Year's exercise regimen throughout the year are as slim as the radishes my dad would slice ...

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 4:24 p.m.
At wits end

At wits end

GAYS MILLS - Ah, yes, the tail end of one year and the front end of another one. Time to take stock of what has gone ...

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 4:22 p.m.
Public input sought on Crawford County’s multi-hazard mitigation plan

Public input sought on Crawford County’s multi-hazard mitigation plan

CRAWFORD COUNTY -  is holding a public input session on the final draft of their 2019-2023 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meeting will be held on Thursday ...

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 4:21 p.m.
2018 year in review (part two)

2018 year in review (part two)

DRIFTLESS - JULY:The Seneca Fire Department honors one of their volunteers who passed away recently. Timothy D. Ray, 58, Seneca, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July ...

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 4:19 p.m.
‘Those Were the Days’ with Phil Nee

‘Those Were the Days’ with Phil Nee

Read about him in the January 10, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 09, 2019 9:39 a.m.
Jaxon Louis named ‘Kickoff Kid’ for Packers’ December 30 game

Jaxon Louis named ‘Kickoff Kid’ for Packers’ December 30 game

Read about it in the January 3, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jan. 03, 2019 9:21 a.m.
‘Decoding Driftless’ film to be shown

‘Decoding Driftless’ film to be shown

The A.D. German Warehouse Conservancy welcomes the public to attend a showing of the documentary film “Decoding the Driftless.” It will be shown at ...

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Posted: Jan. 03, 2019 9:18 a.m.
Wishing for another miracle

Wishing for another miracle

VIOLA -Buying a swimsuit in winter for a vacation in sunny Isla Mujeres is about as easy as picking out a previously owned car that ...

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Posted: Jan. 02, 2019 4:31 p.m.
Favorite books

Favorite books

GAYS MILLS - At this time of year I like to look back at the books I’ve read during the year and share my favorites ...

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Posted: Jan. 02, 2019 4:29 p.m.
Seneca decides to continue with co-op football team

Seneca decides to continue with co-op football team

SENECA - What many Seneca School Board members probably thought would be a routine approval to continue the co-op football team with Wauzeka-Steuben for two more ...

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Posted: Jan. 02, 2019 4:28 p.m.
Transportation and safety big topics for North Crawford

Transportation and safety big topics for North Crawford

NORTH CRAWFORD - The regular meeting of the North Crawford School Board on Wednesday, Dec. 19 was definitely livelier than usual, with a demonstration by the ...

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Posted: Jan. 02, 2019 4:24 p.m.
Crawford County Septic Maintenance Program is kicked off

Crawford County Septic Maintenance Program is kicked off

CRAWFORD COUNTY - In 2018, Crawford County began their POWTS Maintenance Program.  POWTS stands for Private On-site Wastewater Treatment System, which essentially means a septic system ...

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Posted: Jan. 02, 2019 4:23 p.m.

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