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    Letter to the Editor: Notice of hearing set for Badger Coulee transmission project

    The Brush Creek Valley, where we live, has changed some over the years, but it remains closer to its natural state than many other inhabited parts of this country.

    Kendall High School class of 1954 holds reunion

    Our 60th class reunion was Aug. 30 at the Elroy American Legion Hall.

    ‘Lost’ class of 1961 reunites

    The lost class of 1961 held a 53-year get-together Oct. 18 at Perch Lake Supper Club in Sparta. We are told we are not the last class of

  • Canadian spoof gives respite from serious news

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    OK, it’s Thanksgiving week, and everyone is in the woods or staggering under the weight of too much pumpkin pie and eggnog.


    Whatever happened to Smart Growth?

    November 19th, 2014
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    By KAREN PARKER | County Line Publisher Here we go again. Covering a news story rarely goes in a straight […]


    Resisting retirement is easy to do

    November 12th, 2014
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    By KAREN PARKER | County Line Publisher Last week I encountered my colleague, Paul Fanning, owner of the Cashton Record, […]


  • Middle ground unlikely in quarry proposal

    October 30th, 2014
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    By KAREN PARKER | County Line Publisher My favorite spot on the Elroy-Sparta State Trail is Summit, the tiny town […]


    An epitaph for a police commission

    October 22nd, 2014
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    By KAREN PARKER | County Line Publisher The joint Norwalk-Wilton Police Commission passed away Monday evening, Oct. 20, surrounded by […]


    In some cases, ink-and-paper accounts trump email

    October 15th, 2014
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    By KAREN PARKER | County Line Publisher I am not entirely certain what Menno Hershberger of rural Norwalk had in […]