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Windfall land sale for Highway Dept.

At the Lafayette County Highway Dept. meeting held Wednesday, March 15, 2017, chair Dwayne Larson called the meeting to order at 8:00 a.m ...

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Posted: Mar. 23, 2017 9:46 a.m.

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Hispanic population issues discussed

DARLINGTON – At the Darlington Police Commission annual report meeting Tuesday, March 14 a discussion was held concerning the Hispanic population that reside in the Darlington ...

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Posted: Mar. 23, 2017 9:42 a.m.


Lancaster City Administrator resigns

After exiting a closed session that was listed as an evaluation of his job, Lancaster City Administrator Steve Winger submitted his resignation from his job ...

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Posted: Mar. 20, 2017 9:51 p.m.


Riverway Board defers action on tree house permit

The Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board (LWSRB) met in Muscoda on March 9 to conduct a regular monthly business meeting.

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Posted: Mar. 15, 2017 11:17 a.m. | Updated: Mar. 20, 2017 8:00 a.m.
B&I approves selling properties, hiring temporary help, ADRC reception area project

B&I approves selling properties, hiring temporary help, ADRC reception area project

LAFAYETTE COUNTY – Ted Wiegel, chair of the Lafayette County Building and Insurance Committee called the meeting held Friday, March 10 at 9:00 a.m ...

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Posted: Mar. 16, 2017 11:09 a.m.


Municipal Building in need of back-up?

DARLINGTON – The Tuesday, March 7 an electrifying regular meeting of the common council of the City of Darlington was called to order by council President ...

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Posted: Mar. 16, 2017 11:08 a.m.
Old Pioneer Ford project, agreement approved

Old Pioneer Ford project, agreement approved

The Platteville Common Council Feb. 28 approved with identical 5–1 votes the Specific Implementation Plan and the developer’s agreement for the $12.88 ...

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Posted: Mar. 10, 2017 10:47 a.m.


Darlington Park & Recreation reconsider NFL 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: Mar. 08, 2017 3:08 p.m.


McCoy Covenants finalized, project paid for by TIF#7

SHULLSBURG — At the Shullsburg City Council meeting Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Mayor Gloria Swenson expanded the council’s response to the opinions by Attorney Paul ...

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Posted: Mar. 08, 2017 3:07 p.m.
Multi-Use Building in planning stages, finding new expenses

Multi-Use Building in planning stages, finding new expenses

At the Multi-Use Facility Committee meeting held Monday, March 6, 2017, Jack Sauer, acting chairman, called the meeting to order at 10:00 a.m.

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Posted: Mar. 08, 2017 3:01 p.m.
Darlington gives approval to 2017 street construction plans

Darlington gives approval to 2017 street construction plans

DARLINGTON – The Tuesday, Feb. 21 the regular meeting of the common council of the City of Darlington was called to order by Mayor David Breunig ...

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Posted: Mar. 02, 2017 1:37 p.m.
New Veteran’s Service Officer

New Veteran’s Service Officer

DARLINGTON – Lafayette County welcomes Sgt. Samuel Fuller to the position as the new Veteran’s Service Officer after the retirement of Dave Wieskircher.

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Posted: Mar. 02, 2017 1:33 p.m.


Finance Committee terminates County Finance Director

    LAFAYETTE COUNTY - At a meeting that went into closed session for one hour and forty-five minutes, the Finance Committee came out of closed session and ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 2:19 p.m.


Attorney pokes holes in McCoy covenants and proposal

SHULLSBURG — At the Shullsburg City Council meeting Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, a requested written opinion by Attorney Paul Johnson, regarding the McCoy development proposal, was ...

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Posted: Feb. 22, 2017 2:18 p.m.
County deals with Courthouse issues, old towers

County deals with Courthouse issues, old towers

LAFAYETTE COUNTY – Ted Wiegel, chair of the Lafayette County Building and Insurance called the meeting held Monday, Feb. 16 at 9:00 a.m. to ...

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Posted: Feb. 16, 2017 2:17 p.m.


City of Darlington looks to amend both TID’s

DARLINGTON – The Tuesday, Feb. 7 the regular meeting of the common council of the City of Darlington was called to order by Mayor David Breunig ...

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Posted: Feb. 16, 2017 2:11 p.m.


Closed session resolves MHLC lawsuit issues

DARLINGTON – The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors met during an afternoon meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 7 to determine a settlement agreement between the manor and ...

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Posted: Feb. 16, 2017 2:10 p.m.


Quelling the County’s financial rumors with truth and transparency

Read all about it in the February 16, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Feb. 15, 2017 11:29 a.m.
Developer says he’s interested in Gates Hotel

Developer says he’s interested in Gates Hotel

During Monday night’s Plan Commission meeting, Historic Preservation Commission member Garry Prohaska said a developer was interested in purchasing the Gates Hotel building that ...

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Posted: Feb. 09, 2017 10:21 a.m. | Updated: Feb. 09, 2017 11:05 a.m.
Former Pioneer Ford project gets commission OK

Former Pioneer Ford project gets commission OK

The City of Platteville Plan Commission Monday night recommended approval of the Specific Implementation Plan for the former Pioneer Ford Sales property.

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Posted: Feb. 09, 2017 10:15 a.m. | Updated: Feb. 09, 2017 11:00 a.m.


Manor agrees to mystery settlement, addresses refill

DARLINGTON - The Lafayette Manor Committee meeting, held Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, began with closed session. Coming out of closed session the committee approved a motion ...

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Posted: Feb. 08, 2017 3:05 p.m.


Committee approves Drug Court, changes Manor finance position

At a meeting that went over it’s allotted limit and covered several high profile issues, the Lafayette County Finance Committee got underway on Mon ...

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Posted: Feb. 02, 2017 10:07 a.m.
Marklein, Novak listening session in Darlington

Marklein, Novak listening session in Darlington

Close to 50 people from all around Lafayette County participated in a listening session hosted by Sen. Howard Marklein and Rep. Todd Novak at Town ...

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Posted: Jan. 26, 2017 10:34 a.m.
McCoy passes economic hurdle

McCoy passes economic hurdle

SHULLSBURG — At the Shullsburg City Council meeting Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, Gary Peterson, AICP (certified planner) prepared and presented a report dealing with the costs ...

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Posted: Jan. 26, 2017 10:13 a.m.

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