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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.

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Andres brings  plethora of  experience to  Benton Schools

Andres brings plethora of experience to Benton Schools

BENTON—A retired educator with a passion for education in rural schools is fulfilling the temporary role of Superintendent of Benton Schools.

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Posted: Sep. 14, 2017 9:00 a.m.
Addressing mental health

Addressing mental health

CUBA CITY—Mental health professionals are teaming up with Hometown Pharmacy locations across Wisconsin to provide a satellite location for mental health treatments.

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Posted: Sep. 07, 2017 11:12 a.m.
Heller granted his wishes in family trip to Alaska

Heller granted his wishes in family trip to Alaska

CUBA CITY—A wish granted for one child sent his entire family on a dream vacation to Alaska. Brady Heller, the son of Kristal and ...

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Posted: Aug. 31, 2017 8:51 a.m.
Congressman visits organic farm

Congressman visits organic farm

CUBA CITY—U.S. Congressional Representative Mark Pocan stopped in rural Cuba City on Aug. 24 to tour an organic dairy farm. Pocan is a ...

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Posted: Aug. 31, 2017 8:46 a.m.
Southwest Wisconsin on TV

Southwest Wisconsin on TV

Several river towns along Wisconsin’s southern portion of the Mississippi River will be showcased on the nation’s longest-running tourism TV show. 

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Posted: Aug. 30, 2017 11:09 a.m.


Concert, fireworks celebrate museum progress

CUBA CITY—To bring awareness to the rapidly-progressing U.S. Presidential Museum proposed for Cuba City, the steering committee has organized a kick-off event featuring ...

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Posted: Aug. 24, 2017 9:15 a.m.
Recent grads exchange experiences abroad

Recent grads exchange experiences abroad

HAZEL GREEN—Two recent graduates of Southwestern High School had memorable summer experiences through the Lions Youth Camp and Exchange Program.

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Posted: Aug. 24, 2017 9:13 a.m.
Prepare for Aug. 21 solar eclipse

Prepare for Aug. 21 solar eclipse

CUBA CITY—A shadow is expected to fall on the area on Monday for the nation’s first total solar eclipse in 38 years.

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Posted: Aug. 17, 2017 8:52 a.m.
Nelson resigns  from Benton  School District

Nelson resigns from Benton School District

BENTON—The Benton School District is once again seeking a district administrator for the 2017-18 school year.

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Posted: Aug. 17, 2017 8:46 a.m.
Children give father dream car

Children give father dream car

KIELER—For a rural Cuba City family, a 70th birthday party was made special by an unexpected gift.

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Posted: Aug. 10, 2017 10:42 a.m.
Thompsons celebrate milestone

Thompsons celebrate milestone

CUBA CITY—A family-run grocery store has reached its 40-year milestone this month. Thompson’s IGA, was purchased by Mark and Trish Thompson in August ...

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Posted: Aug. 03, 2017 9:23 a.m.
Flooding ravages Southwest Wisconsin second year in a row

Flooding ravages Southwest Wisconsin second year in a row

Read all about it in the July 27, 2017 issue of The Richland Observer.

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Posted: Jul. 26, 2017 9:44 a.m.

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