The Lancaster School Board has hired several new teachers
for the upcoming school year. That includes a new High School
Instrumental Music and Elementary Vocal Music teacher.
Rebekah Vogelsberg has been hired by the district.
Vogelsberg has been teaching music… Continue reading →
Platteville High School has a new athletic director. Eric Newton has been hired this week by the Platteville School District. Newton is a graduate of UW-Platteville, and most recently worked as a physical education teacher… Continue reading →
The Grant County Board of Supervisors has approved a legal
services contact with Wood Law Firm L L C, and Attorney
Ben Wood of Fennimore. The contract calls for Wood to serve
as the County Corporation Counsel at the cost… Continue reading →
The Grant County Board of Supervisors has approved grants for the
Aging and Disability Resource Center to purchase two new vehicles.
The ADRC is buying a medium-sized bus for $50,000 that’s wheelchair
accessible, and a $40,000 wheelchair accessible mini-van. Grant… Continue reading →
After failing to get a vote on the issue last month,
the Grant County Board of Supervisors has approved
a new wage scale for county employees. It cuts the
number of wage scales the county has been using
from seven… Continue reading →
A 75-year-old woman from Blue River is dead, and a Fennimore teen was Med-flighted to Madison after a two-vehicle crash Friday. The Grant County Sheriff’s Department responded to the incident about 4:20 yesterday afternoon on Highway 133 at Kinney Lane… Continue reading →
The Chicago Bears have donated 50-thousand dollars to
the Pioneer Relief Fund, which was set up for UW-Platteville
students and faculty who were affected by an EF-2 tornado that
hit campus on June 16th.
UW-Platteville officials announced the gift… Continue reading →
The Chicago Bears are donating $50,000 to the
UW-Platteville “Pioneer Relief Fund”, to help students
and faculty affected by an EF-2 tornado
that hit campus on June 16th.
The donation will be presented to UWP officials
in a special press… Continue reading →
A nine-year-old boy is dead after he became trapped in
a grain bin on a farm east of Lancaster around mid-day Thursday.
Emergency crews responded to a farm located at 2558 Dry Hollow Road
in Liberty Township just after 11… Continue reading →