Home Health United-Hospice invites you to join a special group of people dedicated to making a difference in the lives of hospice patients and their loved ones as they near the end-of-life.

In July, Agrace Hospice and Palliative Care will offer several opportunities in Columbia County for prospective volunteers to learn how they can support local patients receiving end-of-life care.

Recent severe weather outbreaks in the central U.S. remind people that it is time to prepare for possible storms here in Wisconsin.

After three months, a competitive multi-step process, and much deliberation by a six-member jury, the artists for the 2015 Farm/Art DTour have been selected. Artists and creative teams from around the country will create nine site-specific installations along the 50-mile DTour route during F…

Easter Seals Wisconsin is partnering with local non-profit organizations to raise funds through clothing drives. Cash for Clothes fundraisers help support both Easter Seals Wisconsin and other non-profit agencies.

The annual Alumni Basketball Tournament was held Saturday and Sunday at area school gymnasiums in Portage. The results are as follows: Young Bucks Championship game, 1998 over 2003; Consolation, 2009 over 2010; Soon-to-be-wise Championship game, 1999 (Schoessow) over 1997; Consolation, 2002 …

The annual Optimist Tri-Star Basketball Contest was held Saturday at John Muir Elementary School in Portage. The winners in each age category are as follows and are pictured above in no particular order: Boys age 6 to 7, Max Kreuziger; boys age 8 to 9, Kyan Reichhoff; boys age 10 to 11, Greg…

A free severe weather spotter’s training session will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. March 17 at the Columbia County Law Enforcement Center, 711 E. Cook St., Portage.