Columbia County Dispatch Sgt. Elisabeth Schutz says first responders in the county are always building upon their cohesive relationships.
Year after year, Wisconsin's road are rated among the worst in the nation, according to US News rankings of the "best" states to live in, and residents can tell.
As Columbus area residents finally embrace warm weather and sunshine, a summertime tradition is right around the corner.
A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration was held June 14 in Juneau to celebrate the completion of the new Farmers & Merchants Union Bank building.
In a sometimes tense and emotional meeting, Columbus School District’s business services director addressed concerns parents and community members posed with a curriculum consultant the district hired in 2016.
As Farmers & Merchants Union Bank gets set to celebrate a milestone, members of the bank’s founding family came together in Columbus for a special reunion.
Columbia County Farm Service Agency, along with UW-Extension, is hosting a Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) informational meeting Thursday, June 20, 1 p.m. at the Columbia County Administration Building, 112 E. Edgewater St., Portage.
Columbus Area Aquatic Center will hold its first kids triathlon, which includes walking, running, biking and swimming Saturday, June 22.
Peter Warning pointed to the “156-L” written above his office door to illustrate what’s different about school safety in Portage.
A good criminal law attorney must always have a good reason and a statute to back up every decision.
Brian and Katrina Wodill, owners of the Chamber of Horrors Haunted House in Fall River, approached The Columbus Lions Club several years ago and asked for volunteers from the club to join them in helping to staff the Haunted House. In exchange for hours worked, the club would receive a donat…
This summer, the Columbus Public Library is trying something new: storytime at the park. Family Storytime is held throughout the year one evening a month to offer families a chance to attend storytime together. All ages are encouraged to attend, with stories geared toward preschool and eleme…
The Meadows of Fall River assisted living center had another successful Senior Prom, June 1. This was the fifth annual prom and the residents voted on the theme, “Fabulous 50s Sock Hop.” Residents and staff all had fun decorating and preparing for the prom. For residents, staff and guests, i…
FFA activities - this week - City Flower Baskets: The hanging flower baskets that the Ag students and FFA members designed, planted, and grew left the greenhouse May 30. The baskets grew beyond our expectations and will bring aesthetic value to the downtown area. The beautification committee…