Mike Wissell, Downtown Beaver Dam Inc. president, and Jim Metz, traveled to Madison with representatives from other Wisconsin Main Street and Connect Communities to participate in a Main Street Orientation workshop. The workshop featured presentations by state staff on the Main Street Four P…

The University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac has awarded the associate of arts and science degree to following students: from Beaver Dam, Kelsey Hatzinger; from Fox Lake, Dominic Marthaler, Kilie Shaw; from Horicon, Kelsey Flaskrud, Sarah Lotz; from Juneau, Juliya Dewitz, Haylee Ziehme; from Waup…

Area residents have been named to the dean’s list for spring term 2018 at Moraine Park Technical College, granted to students with a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Area residents have been named to the dean’s list for spring term 2018 at the University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac, highest honors are granted to students with a grade-point average of 4.0; high honors, 3.75 or higher; and honors, 3.5 or higher.

Said Omer Sadat of Beaver Dam has been named to the dean's list for the 2017-2018 academic year at Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, Illinois, granted to students with a grade-point average of 3.6 for two consecutive semesters.

Area residents graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, on May 19. Honored were Trevor Minnema of Beaver Dam bachelor of arts degree in business administration; Ashley Yuenger of Beaver Dam, bachelor of science degree in human social services and psychology; Anthony Berndt of Fa…

Moraine Park Technical College, 700 Gould St., Beaver Dam, will offer Computer Basics for Beginners - modules 1, 2, 3, and 4 from 9 a.m. to noon for 12 sessions on Thursdays beginning Aug. 30. Attendees will learn computer basics through using email and the Internet. Seniors, age 62 and olde…

St. Katharine Drexel School held graduation for 18 students on May 31 with Mass followed by the presentation of diplomas and a Bible. After Mass, a reception was given in honor of the graduates, their families and guests. Honored were Hailey Washtock, Brandon Walsh, Ella Roux, Brady Lafler, …

Emma Kuntz of Beaver Dam has been named to the dean’s list for spring term 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Illinois, granted to students with a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.

Dairy Queen, 1501 N. Center St., Beaver Dam, received a PRIDE or Personal Responsibility in Delivering Excellence award on Aug. 16 from the Dairy Queen system for achieving a high level of cleanliness and food safety following a PRIDE assessment visit. The restaurant was recognized with a fr…

“The thing I find so unique about Blue Zones Project is that it includes faith and belonging as part of a balanced, happy life,” said the Rev. Mike Erwin, pastor at St. Katharine Drexel Parish in Beaver Dam. “We know that a sense of spirit and belonging can counter depression and health chal…

Horicon Bank personal banking officer Cindy Kooiman and Detective Dan Kuhnz of the Beaver Dam Police Department will host a special one-hour seminar from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Watermark Community Center, 209 S. Center St., Beaver Dam, to educate community members on the importance of fraud…

Season tickets for the 2018-2019 concert season of the Dodge County Concert Association have been mailed. Admission to concerts is with season ticket only and not available at the door. Some season tickets are still available, with the first concert on Oct. 11.

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