Together, Jim Erickson and Dennis Anstett have 72 years of firefighting with the North Freedom Fire Department.

Only two local races in the April 7 general election in the Sauk Prairie area are contested, including one for the Sauk Prairie School Board and another in the Town of Roxbury.

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Among the myriad of sports memorabilia and mementos in Brett Mueller’s office stands a glass football on a gold stand, about a foot tall and rich in significance.

No longer Sauk Prairie High School’s best kept secret, the forensics club is gaining popularity both in the local community and beyond.

Five years after the U.S. Army proposed to pay for and construct a public water system serving the Town of Merrimac and nearby areas, the Army was expected to turn in a formal petition to the Town of Merrimac on April 1.

The nonseasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Sauk County in February rose to 5.6 percent, up from 5.3 percent in January, according to new preliminary data from the state Department of Workforce Development.

In a continuing effort to curb higher than expected construction costs, Sauk Prairie School District administrators will utilize a law that allows them to spend beyond the state’s revenue limit on energy efficiency projects.

Representatives of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will give a presentation regarding progress with groundwater contamination cleanup from the former site of the Badger Ammunitions Plant at 6 p.m. March 26 at the Sauk City Public Library.

The ice is melting, and the birds are chirping amid the sound of heavy machinery at Devil’s Lake State Park. Two major projects are expected to reach completion by the busy summer season, said park Superintendent Steve Schmelzer.

The Sauk Prairie School Board unofficially agreed to join a growing number of other school districts around the state to voice their opposition to Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget.