Rentech Nitrogen Partners in East Dubuque, Ill. announced today (10/30) that it has signed a long-term agreement with Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc., a company based in Brussels Germany, to supply TKI with ammonia produced at its East Dubuque facility. TKI… Continue reading →
The Broadway Street project in Platteville was completed Tuesday night (10/28) – with a final city inspection set for later this week. Platteville Public Works Director Howard Crofoot says the city has liquidated damages of over $45-thousand dollars, as… Continue reading →
An almost 8-and-a-half percent increase in Platteville’s property value is part of the reason the school district’s mill rate has lowered by 65-cents. The Platteville School Board has approved an amended budget for the 2014 – 2015 school year –… Continue reading →
Kristen Smith has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for kidnapping her baby nephew near Beloit, and leaving him outside an Iowa gas station in sub-zero cold. Madison Federal Judge James Peterson sentenced the 31-year-old Denver area woman… Continue reading →
The Wisconsin Veterans Museum is kicking off a series of traveling exhibits today. The Madison museum is starting a program called “Marching Across the State,” in which universities and non-profit groups can rent exhibits or show them at no-charge.… Continue reading →
Governor Scott Walker says a labor group’s lawsuit to try and raise Wisconsin’s minimum wage is “a raw, cheap political stunt.”
Raise Wisconsin filed suit in Dane County yesterday, saying the Workforce Development agency failed to properly consider the… Continue reading →
The second annual 5K Glow Run and Emergency Night Out held recently in Darlington was a success.
According to Darlington Police Chief Jason King, there were 160 registered runner/walkers, compared to 130 in 2013. An estimated $2,000 was raised for… Continue reading →
The Lancaster Common Council has approved ending the lease agreement between the city and the Grant Regional Health Center.
The agreement calls for the hospital to pay the city $64,000 per month. The city ended its management and oversight of… Continue reading →
The body of 64 year old Roger S. Goodell of Ferryville, WI was pulled from the Mississippi River on Saturday. Goodell had been missing since October 11th when he fell from a boat near Lock-and-Dam Number Nine at Lynxville. Crawford… Continue reading →
A Platteville teenager escaped unharmed after he reportedly fell asleep at the wheel while driving on State Highway 81 in Elk Grove Township early (last evening) (Sunday Night).
The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department reported that 19 year old, Tyler Molencamp,… Continue reading →