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City approves paint bid, adds sidewalk

City approves paint bid, adds sidewalk

SHULLSBURG — At the Shullsburg City Council meeting Wednesday, April 19, 2017, Mayor Gloria Swenson called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m.

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Posted: Apr. 27, 2017 11:20 a.m.

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Darlington gives Mayor lease authority

Darlington gives Mayor lease authority

DARLINGTON – With a new council member, Erin Gallagher, the Tuesday, April 18, 2017 regular meeting of the common council of the City of Darlington was ...

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Posted: Apr. 27, 2017 11:18 a.m.


County approves revised Farmland Preservation Plan

DARLINGTON – The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday, April 18 and approved Resolution 4-17, the adoption of the revised 2016-2026 Lafayette County Farmland Preservation ...

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Posted: Apr. 27, 2017 10:48 a.m.


Multi-Use planning wrapping-up

LAFAYETTE COUNTY - At the Multi-Use Facility Committee meeting held Monday, April 17, 2017, Gerald Heimann, chairman, called the meeting to order at 9:00 a ...

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2017 11:32 a.m.


IT and GIS department look into new web page

DARLINGTON - The Lafayette County IT/GIS meeting was called to order Monday, April 17, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. by chair David Hammer.

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2017 11:30 a.m.


Highway department sells land, updates projects

At the Lafayette County Highway Dept. meeting held Wednesday, April 13, 2017, chair Dwayne Larson called the meeting to order at 8:00 a.m.

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2017 11:30 a.m.


Statewide tornado drills are this afternoon, evening

Schools, businesses, families, and individuals have two opportunities to test their emergency plans during statewide tornado drills on Thursday. 

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Posted: Apr. 20, 2017 9:53 a.m.
Library Block work delayed

Library Block work delayed

The completion of the new Platteville Public Library will be delayed for four to six weeks after a state inspector found a problem with the ...

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Posted: Apr. 19, 2017 11:19 a.m. | Updated: Apr. 19, 2017 5:00 p.m.


Democratic lawmakers announce state budget listening session

With the state legislature preparing for the 2017-19 State Budget, Democratic lawmakers will host a Budget Listening Session at Dodgeville City Hall on Saturday, April ...

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Posted: Apr. 19, 2017 11:06 a.m.


City approved plat changes, alley paving

SHULLSBURG — At the Shullsburg City Council meeting Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Mayor Gloria Swenson called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m.

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Posted: Apr. 13, 2017 2:37 p.m.


B&I sells lot through bids

LAFAYETTE COUNTY – Ted Wiegel, chair of the Lafayette County Building and Insurance called the meeting held Tuesday, April 11 at 9:00 a.m. to ...

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Posted: Apr. 13, 2017 2:34 p.m.
Darlington approves raze order

Darlington approves raze order

DARLINGTON – With a full agenda and a meeting room full of interested parties the Tuesday, April. 4 the regular meeting of the common council of ...

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Posted: Apr. 13, 2017 2:32 p.m.
First state budget hearing held at UW–Platteville

First state budget hearing held at UW–Platteville

The first of six scheduled Legislature Joint Finance Committee public hearings on the 2017–19 state budget was held at UW–Platteville Monday.

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Posted: Apr. 05, 2017 10:51 a.m. | Updated: Apr. 06, 2017 12:00 p.m.


Darlington Park & Rec discusses shelter house, basketball court and flag football

DARLINGTON – The Tuesday, Feb. 28 the Park & Rec meeting of the City of Darlington was called to order by Don Osterday, chairman, at 6:00 ...

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Posted: Apr. 06, 2017 10:36 a.m.
City Street Construction in Shullsburg

City Street Construction in Shullsburg

Construction has begun on S. Iowa Street in Shullsburg. The street work was designed by Delta 3 Engineering of Platteville and the construction bid was ...

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Posted: Apr. 06, 2017 10:33 a.m.
Karst features and their effect on your water

Karst features and their effect on your water

LAFAYETTE COUNTY - Several people concerned with the water quality in Lafayette County and to learn more about karst features met at the Darlington Country Club ...

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Posted: Apr. 06, 2017 10:21 a.m.


Multi-Use okays own well, septic

LAFAYETTE COUNTY - At the Multi-Use Facility Committee meeting held Monday, April 3, 2017, Gerald Heimann, chairman, called the meeting to order at 9:00 a ...

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Posted: Apr. 06, 2017 10:20 a.m.


Lafayette County Finance hires Finance Director

    LAFAYETTE COUNTY - At a meeting whose sole purpose was to select a replacement for the terminated Nicola Maurer, Finance Director for Lafayette County. The Finance ...

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Posted: Apr. 06, 2017 10:19 a.m.
Boscobel School Board has two new members in close race

Boscobel School Board has two new members in close race

The Boscobel School Board will see two new faces at its April 18 meeting following Tuesday’s election, which saw an 18 percent voter turnout ...

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Posted: Apr. 05, 2017 10:42 a.m. | Updated: Apr. 06, 2017 8:00 a.m.


County considering options for tight financial situation

Read all about it in the April 6, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Apr. 05, 2017 11:28 a.m.


Madison Journal: State budget hearing at UW–Platteville Monday

You are invited to give Southwest Wisconsin a voice in the state budget process.

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Posted: Apr. 02, 2017 4:54 p.m.


Municipal, school board races on ballot Tuesday

Though three elective positions have only one candidate each, Tuesday’s City of Platteville ballot features the most races in several years.

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Posted: Mar. 30, 2017 10:21 a.m.
Where's the confounded bridge

Where's the confounded bridge

THE BRIDGE IS GONE. Construction has begun on the bridge on Lafayette County Hwy. O, just north of Shullsburg. The work is being done by ...

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Posted: Mar. 30, 2017 10:08 a.m.


New protocol for Lafayette County job interviews

The Lafayette County Board discussed and approved the creation of a uniform interviewing system.

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Posted: Mar. 30, 2017 9:58 a.m.

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