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Despite a month of increasing deaths in their counties, Dane and Sauk County residents are relaxing their compliance with the Safer at Home order, according to data from the University of Maryland. The University used anonymized and aggregated location data from mobile devices and other sources....
“Nur die harten kommen in den garten” (Only the strongest survive in the garden). Charlotte “Buddy” Lobitz died peacefully without illness on Earth Day, Wednesday, April 22, 2020. The significance of this date is not lost on those who knew and loved Charlotte because they understand her lifelong...
John Prochaska of Mt. Horeb/Madison, age 70, died after a prolonged illness on April 18, 2020.  He is survived by two sons, John and Scott, and his daughter Tara; the mother of his children Ann Merklein; sister, Lynn Prochaska; brothers, Bob Prochaska, Tom Prochaska; his grandchildren, Dawn,...
The May 2 Walk for Water intended to bring clean water to Central America will now be virtual. “Regretfully, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our face-to-face 2020 Walk for Water due to the concerns and uncertainty regarding COVID-19,” said John Schmitt, Walk for Water coordinator. “We...
The Mount Horeb Farmers Market expects to kick off its 2020 season on Thursday, May 7, in its usual location on the lawn of the Evangelical Lutheran Church.  However, the market will operate differently for the foreseeable future because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The vendors will be set back away...
Spring is the beginning of peak tick season, and in the past few years, numbers of deer ticks in our area have increased significantly. A bite from an infected deer tick can transmit Lyme disease and other diseases, which are becoming more common. “Since we are all following the statewide Safer at...
120 Years Ago- April 26, 1900 A man in this town kept his family in the street all night one night this week, but this might have been worse, as the house was also in the street on its way to a new location. Adelsten Berge of Minneapolis delivered a temperance lecture and gave some fine harp music...
I could be kind and nice to Southwest Wisconsin and say that NO HARM will come to us by ATC/ITC (ATC American Transmission Company/International Transmission Company). We still have rights. But by signing a contract with them, many of the landowners’ rights will be taken away and their land or even...
It is past time to reopen Wisconsin from the Covid 19 shutdown.  The negative effects of Safer at Home are outweighing the benefits.  Where has the media attention been to the lives being destroyed or permanently altered in a deleterious way due to the shutdown of our economy and society?  Why are...
Despite knowing the cancelation of the remainder of the school year could be a possibility, the official announcement still caught us off guard. None of us want to believe it. Our students, especially our senior class, are such an important part of the High School’s success. Even though we are...

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