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Gays Mills donates to Hurricane Harvey relief

Gays Mills donates to Hurricane Harvey relief

Robin Chamberlain Sweeney and the staff of the Crawford County Independent want to extend a big thanks to all the generous folks who donated to ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:47 p.m.

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Sisters honored for century of service

Sisters honored for century of service

CUBA CITY — A century of service at St. Rose School was celebrated Sunday.

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Posted: Sep. 21, 2017 8:21 a.m.
Gays Mills donates to Hurricane Harvey relief

Gays Mills donates to Hurricane Harvey relief

Robin Chamberlain Sweeney and the staff of the Crawford County Independent want to extend a big thanks to all the generous folks who donated to ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:47 p.m.
Apple Queen to be selected in Gays Mills

Apple Queen to be selected in Gays Mills

Kylie Heisz is the 17-year-old daughter of Harry and Marla Heisz, the 2017 Gays Mills Apple Ambassadors. The North Crawford High School senior is a ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:45 p.m.
‘Driftless Reader’ authors to read at Kickapoo Valley Reserve

‘Driftless Reader’ authors to read at Kickapoo Valley Reserve

VERNON COUNTY - The Driftless Writing Center and the Kickapoo Valley Reserve are proud to host a reading by authors from The Driftless Reader to celebrate ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:30 p.m.
Community Hunger Solutions volunteers pick apples at Turkey Ridge Organic Orchard

Community Hunger Solutions volunteers pick apples at Turkey Ridge Organic Orchard

GAYS MILLS - It was a beautiful, if somewhat steamy, day on Friday, Sept. 15, when about 20 individuals of all ages from Community Hunger Solutions ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:17 p.m.
Apples, apples, everywhere in Gays Mills

Apples, apples, everywhere in Gays Mills

GAYS MILLS - The bright September sunshine combined with the cool crisp air can’t help but make a person think of bright red, crunchy, sweet ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:14 p.m.
Hunter safety classes to be offered in Gays Mills

Hunter safety classes to be offered in Gays Mills

GAYS MILLS - Hunter safety classes will be available once again in Gays Mills starting on Monday, Oct. 2 at 6 p.m.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:03 p.m.
Sugar madness sweeps the nation

Sugar madness sweeps the nation

VERNON COUNTY - During our latest road breakfast I discovered evidence that our world has gone mad—or at least, I stumbled on part of the ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:02 p.m.
Go ask Andy

Go ask Andy

GAYS MILLS - Hi there. Andy here (last name withheld for legal reasons) in for John as I have done occasionally in the past. John claimed ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 3:00 p.m.
To sleep, perchance, to have a dream

To sleep, perchance, to have a dream

GAYS MILLS - I don’t know if it’s the change of seasons, extra fresh air or perhaps the massive increase of tomato consumption, but ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:59 p.m.
Three Crawford County farms named century farms

Three Crawford County farms named century farms

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Three Crawford County farm families were honored at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair as families that have owned their farms for 100 years ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:56 p.m.
Crawford County is battling to stop invasive Burnet saxifrage

Crawford County is battling to stop invasive Burnet saxifrage

CRAWFORD COUNTY - Burnet saxifrage, a plant native to the British Isles, appears to be making a concerted effort to take up residence in Crawford County ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:54 p.m.
Kickapoo Ringers to celebrate 40 years at the Gays Mills Apple Festival

Kickapoo Ringers to celebrate 40 years at the Gays Mills Apple Festival

GAYS MILLS - Horseshoe pitching enthusiasts in Gays Mills have a lot to celebrate this year. The 2017 Apple Festival Horseshoe Tournament will mark the 40-year ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:52 p.m.
Great Apple Race returns to Gays Mills Apple Festival

Great Apple Race returns to Gays Mills Apple Festival

GAYS MILLS - Once again the Apple Race will be held at the Gays Mills Apple Festival.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:48 p.m.
Sewer rates to increase in Gays Mills

Sewer rates to increase in Gays Mills

GAYS MILLS - The Gays Mills Village Board approved a two-step sewer rate increase to close a gap between revenue and expenses that was creating an ...

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 2:46 p.m.
Former area resident slain

Former area resident slain

Read about it in the September 21, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 11:10 a.m.
Bob Bindl receives Lifetime Service Award

Bob Bindl receives Lifetime Service Award

Read about it in the September 21, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 11:08 a.m.
Cairns family enjoys Alaskan adventure

Cairns family enjoys Alaskan adventure

Read about it in the September 21, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Sep. 20, 2017 11:03 a.m.
Fennimore teacher earns slot as national award finalist

Fennimore teacher earns slot as national award finalist

One of Fennimore’s fine minds is a finalist for the 2017 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science (PAEMST).

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Posted: Sep. 13, 2017 2:00 p.m. | Updated: Sep. 15, 2017 8:00 a.m.
An afternoon in a CCW class

An afternoon in a CCW class

Since November 2011, Wisconsinites have been allowed to carry concealed weapons — guns, knives including switchblades, batons, or an electronic weapon — with a state permit.

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Posted: Sep. 14, 2017 3:25 p.m.


New raze order on Louisa, decide no bump outs

DARLINGTON – The Tuesday, September 5, 2017 City Council meeting of the City of Darlington was called to order by committee chair Dave Breunig at 6 ...

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Posted: Sep. 14, 2017 9:49 a.m.
Driver Opera House could have collapsed

Driver Opera House could have collapsed

DARLINGTON – “The building would have probably collapsed without the residue and debris from floods,” Driver Opera House Board of Directors President Stan Krahenbuhl stated.

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Posted: Sep. 14, 2017 9:34 a.m.


Lafayette County Land Conservation talks manure

DARLINGTON – The Land Conservation Committee met on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at the Lafayette County Board Room.

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Posted: Sep. 14, 2017 9:33 a.m.

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