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    BHS prom is April 11

    This year’s junior prom, “A Rustic Starlit Night,” will from 8 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, April 11, in the Classic Gym.

    Ontario woman receives volunteer award

    Inga Gerber of Ontario recently received the President’s Award from the Association of Lutheran Development Executives (ALDE) at the association’s international conference in Reno, Nev.

    N-O-W competes in Battle of the Books

    Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton Elementary School recently finished its Battle of the Books program for the fourth- and fifth-graders.

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  • Letter to the Editor: Town of Ridgeville candidate seeks to be public servant

    March 25th, 2015
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    With a new year well upon us, we also are faced with the spring elections, providing more citizens the opportunity to share the responsibility of our local government, safe keeping democracy at its most local level.


    Letter to the Editor: News on Tomah VA is disheartening

    March 25th, 2015
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    According to the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs, more than 413,000 veterans live in Wisconsin.


    Letter to the Editor: Town of Wilton should deny permit for Mathy quarry

    March 25th, 2015
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    I saw your article in the March 19 paper about the permit application Mathy has put in to go forward with a quarry that could turn into a frac sand mine down the line, and will definitely upset the natural setting for the bike path in that area.


    Letter to the editor: ‘Quarry quandary’ article shows issue has gained momentum

    March 25th, 2015
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    The La Crosse Tribune “Quarry quandary” article about the Mathy quarry shows that the quarry issue has gained momentum. Why? People don’t like what they perceive to be unfair actions.


    Guest view: A media conspiracy that’s good for you

    March 18th, 2015
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    Each spring for 10 years now, a vast media conspiracy has rolled across the hills and plains of this nation. Journalists of every stripe — cartoonists to commentators to hard news reporters — have been in on it.


  • Letter to the editor: Quarry lawsuit reveals corruption on Town of Wilton Board

    March 18th, 2015
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    A new day is dawning in Monroe County. Environmental attorney Glenn Stoddard has filed a lawsuit against the Town of Wilton Board for illegally granting Mathy Construction a permit for its proposed quarry.


    Editorial cartoon

    March 16th, 2015
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    March 11th, 2015
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    Letter to the editor: Listen to visitors who marvel at Elroy-Sparta State Trail

    March 11th, 2015
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    Having just returned home to Goshen, Ind., from your beautiful neck of the woods in Wilton/Ontario, I want to weigh in on the Mathy quarry issue.


    Letter to the editor: The loss of a 19-year-old black Madison youth

    March 11th, 2015
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    It happened again. In Madison. No need to think on it. He probably had a record, and they say he assaulted the officer.