Punxsutawney Phil and Jimmy the Groundhog may be rethinking their forecasts this weekend — at least as far as the Dells is concerned. On Feb. 2 the famous groundhogs predicted an early arrival of spring, but with the lowest temperatures of the season expected Saturday morning and an inch or …
Lucas Killick has another award to add to his trophy case. The Lake Delton police officer is one of two Sauk County residents who will be honored by the American Red Cross with the “Everyday Hero” award Feb. 20 at a ceremony at Ho-Chunk Gaming north of Baraboo.
After months of research and community input, an architectural firm has narrowed down a facility study it performed for the Wisconsin Dells School District from seven options to three and has put preliminary price tags on each choice, ranging from $39.3 million to $48.5 million.
Sword swallower Darrell Hunsley does not mind being referred to as “an oddity” — in fact, he seems to prefer that description and its implications.
The Kilbourn Volunteer Fire Department kicked off its 125th year of existence this past weekend with its annual banquet and meeting, the latter of which included installation of officers and new department members.
The Village of Lake Delton appeared poised Monday to approve a zoning variance for a J1 student housing dorm but after spirited debate, tabled the proposal until a special meeting scheduled for Thursday.
“Any day now” the City of Wisconsin Dells will find out from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation whether the long-planned, oft-discussed and thoroughly vetted extension of the Dells Scenic River Walk can go forward.
Even though its protagonist is dressed like he’s ready to enjoy a day of watching football in a living room that would make Fred Flintstone feel at home, “Defending the Caveman” is less about men and more about men and women.
Wisconsin Dells can add another notch to its national recognition belt. On Thursday the Wilderness Resort was part of an NBC “Today” show segment featuring ideas for Valentine’s weekend getaways.
Surrounded by love and support from family and friends and draped in a brand new quilt just presented to him, Bernard “Bud” Lawrence of Portage was overcome with emotion Saturday afternoon.
The Village of Lake Delton Police Department has released its monthly crime report for January. There were 436 calls for service, 96 crime reports, 43 arrests and 168 traffic citations.
A man told police he feared for his safety, and only wanted to scare a car full of people when he fired two rounds from a handgun at them outside a Wisconsin Dells hotel.
Another entrepreneur is unveiling another new brand in Wisconsin Dells, with the promise of another edible delight added to the downtown restaurant scene.
Plenty of traditional and new recreational programs are coming to the area this spring and summer as the Wisconsin Dells Parks and Recreation Department is set to release its 2016 guide this month.
Whether you’re a student doing research for a doctorate, a hunter looking for a big buck or you simply want a leisurely hike in the woods, Wisconsin’s State Natural Areas (SNAs) are hidden gems many people have yet to discover.
A powerful Groundhog’s Day snowstorm centered near Milwaukee early Wednesday morning will lift across Lake Huron this afternoon, still impacting the Wisconsin Dells area with gusty winds and light snow today.